American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Hypothermia and Cold Injury
Hypothermia and Cold Injury. Evan L. Lloyd. Apen Systems, Rockville, Maryland. 1986. 397 pages. 19 figures and tables. Although this is an excellent ...
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Book Reviews
1988
The Outdoor Athlete: Total Training for Outdoor Performance
The Outdoor Athlete: Total Training for Outdoor Performance. Steve Ilg. Cordillera Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1987. 265 pages, 95 black and white photographs, 7 drawings, ...
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Book Reviews
1988
El Everest, Historia de una conquista
El Everest, Historia de una conquista. Conrad Blanch and Joan Massons. Ediciones Península, Barcelona. 1986. 236 pages, 174 color photographs. This lovely, ...
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Book Reviews
1988
Noel Ewart Odell, 1890-1987
NOEL EWART ODELL 1890–1987 Striding up through the sun-scented evergreens toward Nanda Devi in 1936, I remember Odell exclaiming, “God! It’s ...
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In Memoriam
1988
Bradley Baldwin Gilman, 1904-1987
BRADLEY BALDWIN GILMAN 1904–1987 Bradley Gilman, a long-time member of the Club’s hierarchy, served it as councilor, secretary, treasurer and ...
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In Memoriam
1988
M. Beckett Howorth, 1900-1986
M. BECKETT HOWORTH 1900–1986 By the death of M. Beckett Howorth the American Alpine Club has lost one of its most ...
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In Memoriam
1988
Marjorie Maye Meehan Howorth, 1904-1987
MARJORIE MAYE MEEHAN HOWORTH 1904–1987 Marjorie Maye Meehan was born in Quincy, Illinois in 1904. She attended the local schools and studied ...
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In Memoriam
1988
Alden Frick Megrew, 1910-1987
ALDEN FRICK MEGREW 1910–1987 Alden Frick Megrew, retired chairman of the Fine Arts Department of the University of Colorado, died at ...
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In Memoriam
1988
Roger Marshall, 1941-1987
ROGER MARSHALL 1941–1987 Roger Marshall died on May 21 while descending from an unsuccessful attempt on the Everest Superdirect. It was his ...
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In Memoriam
1988
Hans Peter Misch, 1909-1987
HANS PETER MISCH 1909–1987 Peter Misch, professor emeritus in geology at the University of Washington, passed away on July 23 in his ...
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In Memoriam
1988
Hans Moldenhauer, 1906-1987
HANS MOLDENHAUER 1906–1987 Hans Moldenhauer, a Life Member of the American Alpine Club, died on October 19, 1987. He grew up in Mainz, ...
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In Memoriam
1988
Canfield Beattie, 1900-1987
CANFIELD BEATTIE 1900–1987 Dr. Canfield Beattie died on August 18, 1987 in Portland, Oregon at the age of 86. He was a long-time member ...
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In Memoriam
1988
Catherine M. Freer, 1949-1987
CATHERINE M. FREER 1949–1987 “What do you mean?” I imagine Catherine saying, looking over my shoulder while I struggle with writing ...
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In Memoriam
1988
David Cheesmond, 1952-1987
DAVID CHEESMOND 1952–1987 David Cheesmond was so well described by Michael Kennedy in Climbing of October 1987 that I quote extensively from ...
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In Memoriam
1988
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section. The Section continued its resurrection in style during 1987. Section Chairman Randy Starrett hosted a ...
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Club Activities
1988
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. 1987 marked another glorious year of mountaineering in the Pacific Northwest. Yakima, east of the Cascade ...
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Club Activities
1988
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. The New York Section offers its 200-odd members a diversity of activities including lectures, ...
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Club Activities
1988
A.A.C., Oregon Section
A.A.C., Oregon Section. Our annual Smith Rock trail work party took place April 4. Smith Rock has become “The” ...
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Club Activities
1988
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. During 1987, Section members were involved in the resolution of several access disputes. In both ...
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Club Activities
1988
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. The year saw an upswing in climbing activity as well as increased social gatherings. Furthermore, we expect ...
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Club Activities
1988
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The club completed another active year in 1987. Nearly 1260 members participated in one of the many instructional courses, the ...
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Club Activities
1988
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. The Mazamas of Portland, Oregon, ended their fiscal year with 2718 members. Climbing activities of the year included 157 climbs ...
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Club Activities
1988
Memphis Mountaineers, Inc.
Memphis Mountaineers, Inc. In 1987, the Memphis Mountaineers enjoyed a productive year. The total membership of 55 included 35 regular members residing in ...
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Club Activities
1988
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Mountaineering Club of Alaska. Membership in the club slipped below 300 this year as the state lost more population, but we ...
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Club Activities
1988
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club. The PATC’s Mountaineering Section again had a big year during 1987. Climbing, access, and conservation were ...
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Club Activities
1988
Forty-first Annual Report of the Safety Committee of The American Alpine Club and The Alpine Club of Canada
This is the forty-first issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the eleventh that has been edited and published ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1988
Avalanche, Fall over Cliff, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Bow Summit
AVALANCHE, FALL OVER CLIFF Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Bow Summit On May 29, 1987, two skiers with downhill equipment walked up the upper ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Loss of Control—Voluntary Glissade, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Lefroy
LOSS OF CONTROL—VOLUNTARY GLISSADE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Lefroy At 0745 on July 12, 1987, a climber (28) was descending Mount Lefroy solo; ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Stranded, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple
STRANDED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple At 0400 on July 27, 1987, two climbers (both about 30) left their bivouac at the base of ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Fall on Rock, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Ishbel
FALL ON ROCK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Ishbel On October 5, 1987, a party of two climbed the finger on Mount Ishbel. ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Falling Cornice, Avalanche, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Bryce
FALLING CORNICE, AVALANCHE British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Bryce On the afternoon of June 13, 1987, a party of four left the ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Fall on Snow, Unable to Self-Arrest, Inexperience, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Assiniboine
STRANDED, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, WEATHER British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Robson On July 24,1987, a party of three attempted to climb and ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Stranded, Inadequate Equipment, Weather, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Robson
STRANDED, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, WEATHER British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Robson On July 24, 1987, a party of three attempted to climb and ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Avalanche, Weather, Off Route, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Robson
AVALANCHE, WEATHER, OFF ROUTE British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Robson On July 26, 1987, two well-equipped and at least moderately experienced climbers ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Falling Rock, Fatigue, Inexperience, British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Uto Peak
FALLING ROCK, FATIGUE, INEXPERIENCE British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Uto Peak At 1700 on July 28, 1987, a party of six cadcts (ages 15-17) ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Fall on Snow, Poor Route Selection, British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Mount Abbott
FALL ON SNOW, POOR ROUTE SELECTION British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Mount Abbott On July 29, 1987, a party of three was traversing ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Hold Pulled Out, Fall on Rock, Climbing Unroped, British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Mount Sir Donald
HOLD PULLED OUT, FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING UNROPED British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Mount Sir Donald On July 30, 1987, following a successful ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Lightning, British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, South Howser Tower
LIGHTNING British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, South Howser Tower On August 3, 1987, two climbers (30) left the Bugaboo Hut and climbed in good ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Cornice Collapse, British Columbia, Interior Ranges, Raft Mountain
CORNICE COLLAPSE British Columbia, Interior Ranges, Raft Mountain On June 24, 1987, Jill Hockey (30), an Australian exchange teacher, and three companions, made ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Fall on Snow, Failure to Follow Route, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Mount Cheam
FALL ON SNOW, FAILURE TO FOLLOW ROUTE British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Mount Cheam At 0730 on July 1, 1987, John Isaak (63), his son, ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Fall on Rock, Off Route, Darkness, Inadequate Equipmenet, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, The Squaw
FALL ON ROCK, OFF ROUTE, DARKNESS, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT British Columbia, Coast Mountains, The Squaw On August 3, 1987, Carlo Zozykran (34), an experienced ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Fall on Rock, Unroped, Weather, No Hard Hat, Ontario, Rattlesnake Point
FALL ON ROCK, UNROPED, WEATHER, NO HARD HAT Ontario, Rattlesnake Point At 1850 on April 14,1987, an experienced climber (34) was attempting to ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection, No Hard Hat, Inexperience, Ontario, Bon Echo Provincial Park
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION, NO HARD HAT, INEXPERIENCE Ontario, Bon Echo Provincial Park At 1230 on May 30, 1987, Francis F. was ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Lightning, Quebec, Val David, Mont Cesaire
LIGHTNING Quebec, Val David, Mont Cesaire At 1400 on July 24, 1987, a group of nine climbers was having lunch on the summit ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Fall on Rock, Shoulder Dislocation, Quebec, Val David, Mont Condor
FALL ON ROCK, SHOULDER DISLOCATION Quebec, Val David, Mont Condor At 1330 on September 12, 1987, a novice climber was beginning the ascent ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Probable Cornice Collapse, Weather, Yukon Territory, Saint Elias Range, Mount Logan
PROBABLE CORNICE COLLAPSE, WEATHER Yukon Territory, Saint Elias Range, Mount Logan On May 10,1987, a party of six was flown into ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Loss of Control—Voluntary Glissade, Climbing Unropred, Inexperience, Fatigue, Alaska, Pioneer Peak
LOSS OF CONTROL—VOLUNTARY GLISSADE, CLIMBING UNROPED, INEXPERIENCE, FATIGUE Alaska, Pioneer Peak On Monday, March 16, 1987, at 0330,I was contacted by ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Avalanche, Alaska, Mount Foraker
AVALANCHE Alaska, Mount Foraker On May 1, 1987, Dan Daugherty (32), a former Chairman of the Alaska Mountain Rescue Group, and Mickey Pratt (28) ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Avalanche, Alaska, Mount Hunter
AVALANCHE Alaska, Mount Hunter On May 15, 1987, the two-man “Over-the-Kahiltna Gang” expedition registered at the Talkeetna Ranger Station for a climb ...
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Accident Reports
1988
HAPE, HACE, Ascending Too Fast, Alaska, Mount McKinley
HAPE, CE, ASCENDING TOO FAST Alaska, Mount McKinley During May and early June, members of three separate foreign climbing teams ...
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Accident Reports
1988