American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Hermann Ulrichs, 1902-1988
HERMANN ULRICHS 1902-1988 Hermann Ulrichs was bom on August 3, 1902 in Alameda, California. His family had settled in the area in ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
David Alsop Carter, 1907-1988
DAVID ALSOP CARTER 1907-1988 David Alsop Carter died in Pueblo, Colorado on February 9, 1988 of lung cancer. Bom on January 16, 1907 in ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Ian Watts, 1960-1988
IAN WATTS 1960-1988 Ian Watts died on January 17 while attempting the Zurbriggen Ridge on Mount Cook in New Zealand. He ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
William B. Bryan, 1928-1988
WILLIAM B. BRYAN 1928-1988 William B. Bryan died in Portland, Oregon on February 24 in his 61st year. Bill was bom ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
F. Woodbridge Constant, 1904-1988
F. WOODBRIDGE CONSTANT 1904-1988 F. Woodbridge Constant died at his home in Essex, Connecticut on November 16. He graduated from Princeton ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Henry Augustus Buchtel, III, 1906-1988
HENRY AUGUSTUS BUCHTEL, III 1906-1988 Dr. Henry Augustus Buchtel, a long-time member of the American Alpine Club and the Colorado ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Gary Silver, 1947-1988
GARY SILVER 1947-1988 Gary Silver was bom in Oakland, Nebraska. He graduated from the University of Nebraska, at Lincoln, with ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Elizabeth Knowlton, 1895-1989
ELIZABETH KNOWLTON 1895-1989 With the death of Elizabeth Knowlton on January 26, 1989, we have lost one of our most distinguished lady ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Hilda Erlanger, D. 1988
HILDA ERLANGER Hilda Erlanger died on January 3, 1988. She was a member of the American Alpine Club for fifty years, having ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Kevin Bein, 1949-1988
KEVIN BEIN 1949-1988 Kevin Bein, known affectionately as the “Mayor of the Gunks,” died at the age of 39 on August 1, 1988 ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
A.A.C. Blue Ridge Section
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section. The year 1988 was one of consolidation in the Blue Ridge Section. Several members were ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
A.A.C. New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. The 1988 year was a busy and productive one for the New York Section. As ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
A.A.C. Rocky Mountain Section
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section. The Rocky Mountain Section is the largest Section in the Club, both in terms ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
A.A.C. Southern California Section
A.A.C., Southern California Section. Although the Southern California Section is one of the largest in the Club, until 1988 ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. 1988 was a productive year for the Harvard Mountaineering Club. Besides local trips to such areas as the ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Idaho Alpine Club
Idaho Alpine Club. The past year began as a poor one for ice climbing. However, with the low snowfall, rock ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The club completed another active year in 1988, with membership remaining at 1100. Over 1700 people participated in one of the ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. The Mazamas of Portland, Oregon, scheduled 231 climbs, 241 hiking trips, 15 outings, and four expeditions during their year ending September 30, 1988. ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Memphis Mountaineers
Memphis Mountaineers. In 1988, the Memphis Mountaineers enjoyed a productive year. The total membership of 66 included 42 regular members residing in the ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club. The PATC’s Mountaineering Section experienced an exciting year in 1988. Growth in membership and broadened activities ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Forty-Second Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club and The Alpine Club of Canada
This is the forty-second issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the eleventh that has been edited and published ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
1989
Avalanche on Ice Climb, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Waterfall
AVALANCHE ON ICE CLIMB Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Waterfall On February 26, 1988, two experienced British climbers, John Bums (33) and Stephen Travers (32), ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Slab and Scree, No Equipment, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain
FALL ON SLAB AND SCREE, NO EQUIPMENT Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain In July, 1988, two young scramblers looking for an ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Illness, Party Separated, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Edith Cavell
ILLNESS, PARTY SEPARATED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Edith Cavell On July 30, 1988, three climbers started early to climb Mount Edith Cavell ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Rock, Alberta, Kananaskis Mountains, Mount Lougheed
FALL ON ROCK Alberta, Kananaskis Mountains, Mount Lougheed On July 31, 1988, Brian Wallace (29), Jeff Marshall, and Steve Demaio (23) were climbing the ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Bridgeland
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Bridgeland On July 31, 1988, a party of six established camp at an ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Cornice Collapse, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Belanger
CORNICE COLLAPSE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Belanger On December 11, 1988, Heidi Schaefer (24) and Ken Wallator (21) were climbing Mount Belanger, a 3060 meter ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Ice, Climbing Alone, Inadequate Equipment, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Athabaska / Andromeda Col
FALL ON ICE, CLIMBING ALONE, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Athabaska/Andromeda Col On July 31, 1988, Mike (25), a climber of moderate ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Shoulder Dislocation, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Throne
SHOULDER DISLOCATION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Throne On August 24, 1988, five climbers were short-roping on moderate terrain on an intermediate rock ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Ice, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Massey Ice Fall
FALL ON ICE British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Massey Ice Fall On January 9, 1988 (temperature -15 degrees C), Edward and Rick (both 29) ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Falling Rock, Fall on Rock, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Takakkaw Falls
FALLING ROCK, FALL ON ROCK British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Takakkaw Falls On July 8, 1988, a field test was being held for ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Rock, Climbing Unroped, Exceeding Abilities, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Armada Mountain
FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING UNROPED, EXCEEDING ABILITIES British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Armada Mountain On August 7, 1988, a party of 12 BCMC members ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Illness, Improper Rappel Procedure, Fall on Rock, British Columbia, Bugaboo Mountains, Snowpatch Spire
ILLNESS, IMPROPER RAPPEL PROCEDURE, FALL ON ROCK British Columbia, Bugaboo Mountains, Snowpatch Spire On August 8, 1988, Bruce MacNab (24) and Martin Condor ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Ice, No Crampons, British Columbia, Monashee Mountains, Woolsey Glacier
FALL ON ICE, NO CRAMPONS British Columbia, Monashee Mountains, Woolsey Glacier On September 4, 1988, Paul (45) and Don made the six-hour alpine ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Rock and Snow, Climbing Alone, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Slalok Mountains
FALL ON ROCK AND SNOW, CLIMBING ALONE British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Slalok Mountain In late September, 1988, Kirby Inwood, an inexperienced ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Avalanche on Ice Climb, Rocky Mountains, Mount Stephen
AVALANCHE ON ICE CLIMB British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Stephen On December 28, 1988, John Owen (30) and David Franklin (33) walked from Field ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Falling Rock, Fall on Rock, Labrador, Nain, Mount Sophie
FALLING ROCK, FALL ON ROCK Labrador, Nain, Mount Sophie On August 10, 1988, at 1000, Yves (32) and Mike (45) were on the first pitch ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fatigue, Exposure, Weather, Carbon Monoxide, Alaska, Mount Marcus Baker
FATIGUE, EXPOSURE, WEATHER, CARBON MONOXIDE Alaska, Mount Marcus Baker On December 28, 1987, Sylvia Lane (28), Frank Jenkins (38) (see ANAM, 1988, p. 19), and John ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Frostbite, Inadequate Equipment, Inexperience, Alaska, Mount McKinley
FROSTBITE, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, INEXPERIENCE Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 9, 1988, three members of the “Denali Flight 88 Expedition,” Jond Chrosto- phe, Serge ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall into Crevasse, Inadequate Equipment, Frostbite, Inexperience, Alaska, Mount McKinley
FALL INTO CREVASSE, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, FROSTBITE, INEXPERIENCE Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 2, 1988, the five person Chinese Hong Kong expedition lost ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Exhaustion, Exposure, Hypothermia, Inadequate Equipment, Party Separated, Weather, Alaska, Mount McKinley
EXHAUSTION, EXPOSURE, HYPOTHERMIA, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, PARTY SEPARATED, WEATHER Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 18, 1988, a nine member Genet Expeditions climbing team ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Snow, Unable to Self-Arrest, Alaska, Mount McKinely
FALL ON SNOW, UNABLE TO SELF-ARREST Alaska, Mount McKinely On May 18, 1988, a nine member Genet Expeditions guided climbing team departed ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Acute Mountain Sickness, Ascending Too Fast, Climbing Alone, Alaska, Mount McKinley
ACUTE MOUNTAIN SICKNESS, ASCENDING TOO FAST, CLIMBING ALONE Alaska, Mount McKinley Sung Hyun Baek (29) flew in on May 5, 1988, to join ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
HAPE, Ascending Too Fast, Inexperience, Alaska, Mount McKinley
HAPE, ASCENDING TOO FAST, INEXPERIENCE Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 28, 1988, High Altitude Medical Project personnel received a report from another ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Stroke, Possible HACE, Ascending Too Fast, Alaska, Mount McKinley
STROKE, POSSIBLE HACE, ASCENDING TOO FAST Alaska, Mount McKinley On June 3, 1988, two members of the “New York Alpine Club” Korean ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Avalanche, Poor Position, Alaska, Mount McKinley
AVALANCHE, POOR POSITION Alaska, Mount McKinley On June 1, 1988, the four man Italian “Valmalenco Expedition” departed the Southeast Fork of the ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Avalanche, Alaska, Mount Blackburn
AVALANCHE Alaska, Mount Blackburn On June 16, 1988, a Japanese climbing party of four, led by Yoichi Tadokoro (44) were at the 3200 meter ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Stranded, Climbing Alone and Unroped, Arizona, Capitol Butte
STRANDED, CLIMBING ALONE AND UNROPED Arizona, Capitol Butte On January 7, 1988, Richard Mullen (30s), visiting from Oregon where he lived, decided ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Stranded, Exceeding Abilities, Inadequate Equipment, Climbing Alone, Arizona, Wilson Canyon
STRANDED, EXCEEDING ABILITIES, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, CLIMBING ALONE Arizona, Wilson Canyon On February 25, 1988, Damien Glassy (30s) had ascended the standard Wilson ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Falling Rock, Fall on Rock, Climbing Unroped, No Hard Hats, Arizona, Oak Creek Canyon Overlook
FALLING ROCK, FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING UNROPED, NO HARD HATS Arizona, Oak Creek Canyon Overlook On June 13, 1988, Doug Berry (20) was ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989