American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
Four Against the Kangshung
Four Against the Kangshung Ed Webster FOR TEN MINUTES, no one spoke. We stared instead at the mountain flank before ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
Thoughts about Everest
Thoughts About Everest Stacy Allison and Geoffrey Tabin MY FIRST EXPOSURE to the great Himalayan peaks was on the 1982 American ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
Kangchenjunga's North Face
Kangchenjunga’s North Face Carlos Buhler KANGCHENJUNGA’S NORTH FACE rises two vertical miles in one sweep of overlapping cliffs, ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
Shisha Pangma, My Fourteenth 8000er
Shisha Pangma, My Fourteenth 8000er Jerzy Kukuczka, Klub Wysokogórski, Katowice, Poland Translated by Zygmunt Kwasniok SHISHA PANGMA was the ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
Cholatse from the West
Cholatse from the West Andrew Selters OUR CHOLATSE CLIMB proved to me the value of setting ambitions high enough to ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
The East Face of Trango's Nameless Tower
The East Face of Trango’s Nameless Tower Wojciech Kurtyka, Klub Wysokogórski Kraków, Poland THE EAST FACE OF ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
Old Routes and New in the Cordillera Blanca
Old Routes and New in the Cordillera Blanca Charles Fowler I WENT TO SOUTH AMERICA in May of 1988 to pursue ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
Cerro Stanhardt
Cerro Stanhardt James Bridwell FIVE DAYS AFTER LEAVING LOS ANGELES, Elisa Moran, Greg Smith, Jay Smith and I arrived at ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
Cerro Torre's South Face
Cerro Torre’s South Face Silvo Karo, Domžale Alpine Club, Yugoslavia Translated by Maja Košak ONLY NOW, sitting ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
The Wine Bottle on Mount Dickey
The Wine Bottle on Mount Dickey Andreas Orgler, Österreichischer Alpenverein, Austria LIKE TWO PLANT LICE that the wind has blasted, ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
Denali's Complete Pioneer Ridge
Denali’s Complete Pioneer Ridge Randy Waitman According to the statistics, the 5000th climber will step on Denali’s summit ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
Ghost Riders
Ghost Riders Jack Lewis, Unaffiliated TOM BAUMAN AND I WOVE through the high desert shrubbery with pointed caution, making our ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
The Free Salathé
The Free Salathé Paul Piana, Unaffiliated In 1961, A GREAT EXPANSE of unclimbed granite lay on the southwest face of Yosemite’...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
The Living Giants of Kamchatka
The Living Giants of Kamchatka Josef Dobkin, Wilderness Club, Novosibirsk, Siberia, USSR FOR AN HOUR AND A HALF I was ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
Barrill's Mount McKinley Affidavit
Barrill’s Mount McKinley Affidavit H. Bradford Washburn A major article has emerged on the subject of Dr. Frederick A. ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
A Day at the Races?Snowbird
A Day at the Races—Snowbird Michael Kennedy “YOU AMERICANS are selling out too easily,” an English friend told me ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1988
Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1988. For the third consecutive year, a new record was set for the number ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, Solo Winter Ascent
McKinley, Solo Winter Ascent. Overcoming the usual high winds, extreme temperatures and blustering storms, Vern Tejas became the first man ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, South Buttress Alternate
McKinley, South Buttress Alternate. Our route may be a valuable alternative for attaining the crest of the South Buttress from ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, Scott Peak, Northwest Face
Scott Peak, Northwest Face. On August 24, Mark Stasic and I climbed a new route on the northwest face of Scott ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, Royal Tower, North Face, and Other Climbs, Little Switzerland
Royal Tower, North Face, and Other Climbs, Little Switzerland. Bill McKenna and I spent nine days at the end of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hayes, East Face
Mount Hayes, East Face. In April, Tom Walter and I flew to the Alaska Range to try a new route ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, Ragged Peak, Central Alaska Range
Ragged Peak, Central Alaska Range. On August 17, Robin Bayer, Logan Colby, Scott Benson and I made the first ascent of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Torbert and Other Peaks, Tordrillo Mountains
Mount Torbert and Other Peaks, Tordrillo Mountains. Alaskans Tom Choate, Gary Lawton, Jerry Minick and I climbed in this range, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, P 6039, P 6744, P 6855, P 6151, Chugach Mountains
P 6039, P 6744, P 6855, P 6151, Chugach Mountains. On June 3, Bob Jacobs, Jeanie Nelson, Will Martin and I were dropped off by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, P 7317 and P 6188, Thompson Ridge Area, Chugach Mountains
P 7317 and P 6188, Thompson Ridge Area, Chugach Mountains. A joint trip by Bob Jacobs of the St. Elias Alpine Guides ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, Central Brooks Range, 1985-1988
Central Brooks Range, 1985-1988. During the summers of 1985 through 1988, I and others have made several easy to moderate routes in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, P 9875, University Range
P 9875, University Range. Bob Jacobs first saw P 9875 in 1975 during an exploratory hike up the Chitistone River. The view of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Chitina, St. Elias Mountains
Mount Chitina, St. Elias Mountains. On September 20, Donnie Hunton and I were dropped off at Hubert’s landing strip at 2000 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Alaska, Chilkat and Takhinsha Mountains
Chilkat and Takhinsha Mountains. In June and July, Chuck Warren, Gil Dewart, Walt Price, Marty Mushkin, Ed Kerwin, Linda Bolte, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Washington?Cascade Mountains, Mount Stuart, Northeast Face of False Summit, Blue Moon in June
Mount Stuart, Northeast Face of False Summit, Blue Moon in June. This route, climbed by James Ruch and me on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Washington?Cascade Mountains, Big Four Mountain, Central Summit Direct
Big Four Mountain, Central Summit Direct. A long, though moderate, route on snow and ice. The route follows the narrow ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Washington?Cascade Mountains, Prusik Peak, South Face of West Ridge
Prusik Peak, South Face of West Ridge. On August 3, after being stopped the previous day, Rich Romano led through the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Washington?Cascade Mountains, Mount Rainier, South Tahoma Headwall, Left
Mount Rainier, South Tahoma Headwall, Left. On June 26, Bruce Anderson and I did this route, following an obvious gully and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Washington?Cascade Mountains, Liberty Bell, Southeast Corner, Freedom Rider
Liberty Bell, Southeast Corner, Freedom Rider. Bryan Burdo and I climbed this route on August 13 and 14. It follows the comer ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Washington?Cascade Mountains, Mount Blum
Mount Blum. Distance and steep forest approaches have severely limited the ascents of this peak. On July 31, my brother Gordie, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Washington?Cascade Mountains, Pernod Spire
Pernod Spire. On July 10, Dave Turner and I climbed the regular route on Chablis Spire and traversed into the notch ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Washington?Cascade Mountains, Mount Torment, Southwest Face
Mount Torment, Southwest Face. On July 24, Sue Harrington and I completed a route on the right side of the face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Washington?Cascade Mountains, P 7046, Bomber Buttress
P 7046, Bomber Buttress. Just south of Cutthroat Lake and due east of Cutthroat Peak is an innocuous peak with an ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Washington?Cascade Mountains, Chianti Spire, East Face
Chianti Spire, East Face. On September 8, John Culberson, Shaun Kelley and I climbed a route on Chianti Spire that begins ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Washington?Cascade Mountains, Dragontail Peak, Northwest Face Variant
Dragontail Peak, Northwest Face Variant. On June 19, after a cold storm, Robert Cotter and I climbed Dragontail Peak in icy ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Hozomeen, Southeast Buttress of South Peak
Dave Adams, Don Goodman, John Petroske and I climbed this new route on June 25 and 26. We approached from the Lightning ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, California, Rock Climbs along the John Muir Trail
Rock climbs along the John Muir Trail. While working on a story for the National Geographic, I skied the length ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, California, Ruby Wall
Ruby Wall. In September, Malcolm Ives and I added a third new route to this fine wall, “Wide Sargasso Sea.” ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, California, Bear Creek Spire
Bear Creek Spire. In February, Bill Kerwin and I made the first winter ascent of this peak via a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, California, Tower Peak, Northeast Face
Tower Peak, Northeast Face. In September, John Nye and I climbed this face via a long, shallow comer system (5 pitches, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, California, Hawk's Beak, West Face
Hawk’s Beak, West Face. This peak is 11,120 feet high, a quarter mile south of Kirkwood Lake. It is a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, California, Three Teeth, Southeast Tooth
Three Teeth, Southeast Tooth, Northeast Face, 1987. In September 1987, Bruce Runnals and I climbed this five-pitch route left of the original ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, California, Moro Rock, East Face, Sequoia National Park
Moro Rock, East Face, Sequoia National Park. In June, James Cook, David Hickey and I climbed this outstanding eight-pitch route ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Sierra Register Committee
Sierra Register Committee. To carry on the work started in 1987 (see AAJ, 1988, pages 137-8), Mark Hoffman and I between February ...
AAJ
Notes
1989