American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley, New Routes and Interesting Ascents
New Routes and Interesting Ascents. Mount McKinley: No new routes were completed in 1987. The Northwest Buttress was climbed by a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Accidents
Accidents. On May 3, a large British group was descending the West Rib. At 14,800 feet, one member slipped and fell 800 feet, ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Denali National Park and Preserve, 1987 Mountaineering Summary
DENALI NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE 1987 MOUNTAINEERING SUMMARY Mount McKinley Expeditions Climbers Successful Climbers  West Buttress 154 483 165  West Buttress (Guided) 27 204 56  Muldrow 1 3 0  Muldrow (...
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Notes
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Peaks above Ruth Gorge
Peaks above Ruth Gorge. Sepp Jöchler and I spent two weeks climbing peaks that rise above the Ruth Gorge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Rooster Comb, Northwest Ridge of P 9680 to P 9220
Rooster Comb, Northwest Ridge of P 9680 to P 9220. Andy Cunningham and I climbed the northwest ridge of P 9680 to an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Broken Tooth, South Face
Broken Tooth South Face. Mugs Stump and Steve Quinlan completed a new route, the second, on the Broken Tooth in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Broken Tooth, West Ridge
Jack Lewis and I climbed the west ridge of the Broken Tooth, gaining the ridge from the southwest and making ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, West Tripyramid, Northwest Ridge
West Tripyramid, Northwest Ridge. On August 22, Scott Gill, Randy Waitman and I climbed a new route, the northwest ridge of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Silverthrone, Winter Ascent
Silverthrone, Winter Ascent. On March 5, my father Jim Okonek of K2 Aviation flew my wife Diane, Ricardo Ernst and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, P 11,091, P 10,300 and P 9810, Eldridge Glacier
P 11,091, P 10,300 and P 9810, Eldridge Glacier. Our expedition was composed of mountain guides: Bruno Musi, Giorgio Passino, Giuseppe Cheney, Eliseo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Deborah, West Face
Deborah, West Face. Andy Reynolds, Keith Eckelmeyer and I made the third ascent of the west face of Deborah. Although ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Kimball, P 10,310 and P 11,288
Mount Kimball, P 10,310 and P 11,288. Mount Kimball was climbed for the third time but by a new route by Jim ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Four Horsemen, the Angel and Other Peaks
Four Horsemen, the Angel and Other Peaks, Revelation Mountains, 1985. In 1985 Dan Heilig, Mal Miller, Greg Collins and I spent from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Marcus Baker, Chugach Mountains; Wrangell, Wrangell Mountains; and McKinley, Northwest Buttress
Marcus Baker, Chugach Mountains; Wrangell, Wrangell Mountains; and McKinley, Northwest Buttress. Todd Frankiewicz, Leo Americus and I completed a winter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Peaks above the Matanuska Valley
Peaks Above the Matanuska Valley. Greg Higgins, Tom Choate and I made several climbs from the Matanuska Glacier from July 15 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Valdez Ice Festival
Valdez Ice Festival. The Fifth Annual Valdez Ice-Climbing Festival, sponsored jointly by the American Alpine Club and the Valdez Alpine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Peaks above Harding Icefield, Kenai Fjords National Park
Peaks Above Harding Icefield, Kenai Fjords National Park. Rick Dare, Dallas Virchow, Joe Sears and I spent 13 days on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Blackburn and P 10,565
Blackburn and P 10,565. On May 3, Paul Claus flew a party from Anchorage Community College’s Alaska Wilderness Program to 7300 feet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, P 9110 and P9105, Hole-in-the-Wall Glacier, Wrangell Mountains
P 9110 and P 9105, Hole-in-the-Wall Glacier, Wrangell Mountains. The Hole-in-the-Wall Glacier and the mountains surrounding it are unique. The upper glacier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, P 9400, Chitina Glacier, Saint Elias Mountains
P 9400, Chitina Glacier, Saint Elias Mountains. Dan Doak and I were dropped at Huberts Landing at 2000 feet on the Chitina ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Pyramid Peak, Saint Elias Mountains
Pyramid Peak, Saint Elias Mountains. On September 11, Dan Doak and I flew to 4200 feet 2½ miles south of Pyramid Peak, which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Wade
Mount Wade. In July Bruce Tickell and I climbed Mount Wade (Boundary Peak 173; 2426 meters, 7960 feet), which is 50 miles east of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather, Southeast Buttress, 1986
Fairweather, Southeast Buttress, 1986. On June 27, 1986, Tad Pfeffer, Linda Sugiyama and I were flown by Mike Ivers to a camp on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, P 5000, Chilkoot Inlet, Coast Range
P 5000, Chilkoot Inlet, Coast Range. John Brainard and I decided to attempt the first known ascent of this beautiful and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Ogden, 1986
Mount Ogden, 1986. In late June 1986 Bruce Tickell and I climbed Mount Ogden (Boundary Peak 86; 2281 meters, 7484 feet). It lies about ten ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
International Exchange, Czechoslovakian Exchange
Czechoslovakian Exchange. In the summer of 1987, the American Alpine Club was host to a team of 12 climbers representing the Czechoslovakian ...
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Notes
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Stuart, Lost Planet Airmen
Mount Stuart, Lost Planet Airmen. Between the northwest face and north ridge on Mount Stuart lie several pitches of superb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Castle Peak, Left Side of North Face
Castle Peak, Left Side of North Face. The north face of Castle Peak features six distinct granitic buttresses. Our climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Big Kangaroo, South Face
Big Kangaroo, South Face. On October 4, Chris Copeland and I climbed the first three pitches of the 1984 Thomas-Kearney route, but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Wallaby, North Face
Wallaby, North Face. On June 24, Andy Selters, Chuck Sink and I completed a four-pitch route up the north face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Dragontail Peak, Northwest Face, Stuart Range
Dragontail Peak, Northwest Face, Stuart Range. On October 11, Alan Kearney and I climbed a new route on the northwest face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Silverstar Mountain, 1986
Silverstar Mountain, 1986. A new route was made in September 1986 on the northeast buttress and finally the east ridge. Dave Beckstead ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Witches Tower, North Face Dihedral, 1986
Witches Tower, North Face Dihedral, 1986. On July 30, 1986 Dan Nordstrom and I hiked in over Asgard Pass to test this sunless ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Prusik Peak, South Face of West Ridge
Prusik Peak, South Face of West Ridge. On August 16, Rich Romano and I ascended the leftmost crack system on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Davis Peak, North Face, Southern Pickets
Davis Peak, North Face, Southern Pickets. Andy Cairns and I made a difficult approach to the northern cirque of this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Shuksan, Nooksack Cirque
Mount Shuksan, Nooksack Cirque. Pete Doorish and I visited a summit immediately northeast of Nooksack Tower by climbing from a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Climbs in the "Skykomish Alps"
Climbs in the “Skykomish Alps.” The peaks south and east of the town of Index offer a variety of climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Baring, East Buttress of South Peak
Mount Baring, East Buttress of South Peak. On May 20, Ken Johnson and I climbed an interesting route on the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Pyramid Peak, North Face
Pyramid Peak, North Face. On March 29, James Ruch and I completed the first ascent of Pyramid Peak’s north face. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Mount Rainier, Success Glacier Middle Finger
Mount Rainier, Success Glacier Middle Finger. The Success Glacier sits in a cirque between Success and Kautz Cleavers. On the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Storm King Mountain
Storm King Mountain. On July 12, in a long push from Rainy Pass, I did a new route on Storm King ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, The Changing Cascades
The Changing Cascades. In August, Mike Mooney and I packed into the Mount Challenger area. We hoped to carry over ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Oregon, Elephant Rock, Sixes Mountains, Southern Oregon Coast Range
Elephant Rock, Sixes Mountains, Southern Oregon Coast Range. On July 4, Wayne Wallace, Tim Olson and I climbed five pitches up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, California, Deadman Buttress, Sonora Pass Region, 1982 and 1984
Deadman Buttress, Sonora Pass Region, 1982 and 1984. In July 1982 Don Neer and I climbed the Arête Route up crack systems ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, California, New Routes in Pinnacles National Monument
New Routes in Pinnacles National Monument. Lifeline follows an indistinct water chute on the Hand, about 20 feet right of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, California, Clyde Minaret, Southeast Edge
Clyde Minaret, Southeast Edge. After much consulting, Joel Richnik and I were pleasantly surprised to find no recorded ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, California, Midway Mountain, East Ridge, South Face
Midway Mountain, East Ridge, South Face. This route starts 30 feet right of a prominent right-facing dihedral. The first pitch is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, California, Mount Humphreys Variation
Mount Humphreys Variation. In August, Mark Hoffman and I followed the regular route to a point just below the normal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Ericsson Crag 3, Vinland
Fred Beckey and Reed Cundiff climbed the first route on the north side of the Ericsson Crags in 1972. In July, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, California, Glen Aulin Area, Yosemite National Park
Glen Aulin Area, Yosemite National Park. A number of fine routes have been done in this area over the past ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988