American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, United States, California, Mount Whitney
Mount Whitney. This long route, The Hairline, ascends between the Great Book and the Direct East Face. It starts with 5.10 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, California, Mount Whitney Area
Mount Whitney Area. The cirque south of where Pinnacle Ridge hits the main crest contains many fine possibilities and has ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, California, North Dome, Kings Canyon
North Dome, Kings Canyon. During the weekend of July 4, 1986, Gary Hinton, Blaine Neely and I climbed a new route to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Summit Registers
Summit Registers. The focus of our club is climbing difficult routes on remote high-country peaks, seeking out the few remaining ...
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Notes
1988
North America, United States, Utah, Utah Desert Climbing
Utah Desert Climbing. River Road Area: This is a local name for the section of State Highway 128 that follows the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Utah, Arches National Park
Arches National Park. The park experienced its busiest year both in tourist visitation and climbing activity. A number of new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Utah, Canyonlands National Park
Canyonlands National Park. A free climbing permit is now required in both Arches and Canyonlands National Parks. Druid Arch's south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Utah, Central Utah Ice Climbs
Central Utah Ice Climbs. Several new ice climbs of high quality were done in January and February of 1987. These were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Utah, Provo Canyon
Provo Canyon. In August, Mark Galbraith and I climbed the prominent pedestal between the ice climbs “Finger of Fate” and “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Utah, The Organ, Zion National Park
The Organ, Zion National Park. During a week with three spring snowstorms, members of the Memphis Mountaineers climbed a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Arizona, Navajolands
Navajolands. The Navajo still discourage climbing on the reservation. Spider Rock and Shiprock are definitely sacred to the Navajo. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Montana, Castle Mountains
Castle Mountains. On June 7, Keith Brunckhorst and I climbed the west hanging buttress on the Stone Pillar behind the Stone ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Montana, Tweedy Mountain, East Pioneers Mountains
Tweedy Mountain, East Pioneers Mountains. In August, Craig Zaspel and I made the first ascent of Tweedy Mountain’s north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Montana, Flathead Spire, South Face, Blodgett Canyon, Bitterroot Range
Flathead Spire, South Face, Blodgett Canyon, Bitterroot Range. Wayne Wallace and I began this route by climbing the first two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Wyoming, Green River Pyramid, Wind River Range, 1986
Green River Pyramid, Wind River Range, 1986. This pyramid is very apparent from the Green River valley opposite Squaretop. In June 1986, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Cloud Peak, East Face
During the first week of August of 1986, Steve Petro and I made the first ascent of the east face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Colorado, Colorado National Monument
Colorado National Monument. Details of routes in Colorado National Monument are available in the new Desert Rock Climbing Guide published ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Colorado, Deer Ridge Buttress and Longs Peak, Rocky Mountain National Park
Deer Ridge Buttress and Longs Peak, Rocky Mountain National Park. On August 10, Scott Hall and Skip Daniel ascended a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, United States, Colorado, Revolution Rock and Montgomery Cliff, Durango Area
Revolution Rock and Montgomery Cliff, Durango Area. The approach is via a gully to the west of Sweeney’s Restaurant ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mounts Logan, Steele, Wood, Augusta and Upton, Icefield Rangers
Mounts Logan, Steele, Wood, Augusta and Upton, Icefield Ranges. During the 1987 climbing season there were 14 groups that climbed in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988