American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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485 Records

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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
North America, United States, Utah, Indian Creek
Indian Creek. New routes continue to be established at a fast pace on the miles of Wingate Sandstone walls of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Utah, River Road and the Moab Area
River Road and the Moab Area. Second in new-route activity only to the Potash Road and Long Canyon area, the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Utah, Canyonlands National Park
Canyonlands National Park. This preserve of 527 square miles is in the heart of the Colorado Plateau. Most of the region ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Utah, Castle Valley
Castle Valley. Layton Kor, with his wife Joy, teamed up with Calvin Lee and Jerry Tomasso for the 1147th ascent ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Utah, Isolated Areas
Isolated Areas. In Bridges National Monument, Bears Ears Left and Bears Ears Right were climbed by Tobin Kelley (I, 5.8). The ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Utah, Arches National Park
Arches National Park. The park, four miles north of Moab, has been the object of many a climber’s attention ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Utah, Wall Steet
Wall Street. One air mile west of Moab is a rapidly developing new crag area known as Wall Street. It ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Utah, Long Canyon Area
Long Canyon Area. In Short Canyon, the first side canyon on the right in Long Canyon, on the east face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Utah, Rainbow Wall, Red Rocks
Rainbow Wall, Red Rocks. Layton Kor and I spent two days putting up five pitches on the Rainbow Wall, three ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Arizona, Navajolands
Navajolands. Although climbing in the Navajo Indian Reservation is still discouraged, it is hoped that selective areas not sacred or ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, New Routes, Notchtop, Sowtheast Face
Rocky Mountain National Park, New Routes. Notchtop, Southeast Face. A variation of White Room, which was first climbed by Briggs ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Colorado, Mount Evans, Black Wall
Mount Evans, Black Wall. From the Chicago Lakes Overlook, near Summit Lake, on the Mount Evans Highway, it is possible ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Colorado, Colorado National Monument
Colorado National Monument. K.C. Baum and Tom Archibeque established three new routes on the relatively solid Wingate Sandstone of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Colorado, Escalante Canyon
Escalante Canyon. Chuck Grossman and Craig Luebben climbed Texas Finger Crack (5.11). The route is 400 feet right of the Interiors route ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Wyoming, Winter Ascents in the Tetons
Winter Ascents in the Tetons. In January of 1988 Alex Lowe and I made the first winter ascent of the South ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Yamnuska, South Face and Mount Temple, North Face
Yamnuska, South Face and Mount Temple, North Face. Bojan Pograjc, Nejc Škov and I climbed in the Canadian Rockies from ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Auyuittuq National Park Report for 1988
Auyuittuq National Park Report for 1988. Auyuittuq National Park Reserve experienced another busy season this year. Eleven mountaineering groups totalling 30 people ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Thor, West Face Solo
Thor, West Face Solo. Japanese Yasushi Yamanoi set up camp at the foot of the west face of Mount Thor ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Killabuk, Solo, Weasel Valley, Baffin Island
Killabuk, Solo, Weasel Valley, Baffin Island. Italian climber Franco Perlotto made a solo ascent of the east face of Killabuk, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Asgard, Southern Edge, Baffin Island
Asgard, Southern Edge, Baffin Island. Fabio Leoni, Leonardi Luca, Fabrizio Defrancesco and I left Pangnirtung by motorsied for the Weasel ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Menhir, Baffin Island
Menhir, Baffin Island. In May, Egidio Bonapace, Maurizio Giarolli and I traveled up the fjord from Pangnirtung by ski-doo. High ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Beluga Mountain and Rock Tower, Sam Ford Fiord, Baffin Island, 1987
Beluga Mountain and, Rock Tower, Sam Ford Fiord, Baffin Island, 1987. Christian Dalphin, Bernard Wietlisbach, Xaver Bongard and I flew from ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Greenland, Peaks near Gunnsbjørns Fjeld, Watkins Mountains
Peaks near Gunnsbjørns Fjeld, Watkins Mountains. Our expedition members were Greg Englefield, Lewis Jones, Nick Hulton and I as ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Greenland, Gunnsbjørns Fjeld and Mont Forel
Gunnsbjørns Fjeld and Mont Forel. Franz Fischer, Tommy Sandberg, PerGunnar Bjurman and I made a 43-day expedition to East ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Greenland, Gunnsbjørns Fjeld
Gunnsbjørns Fjeld. Our members were Swiss Dr. Milan Cermak and Germans Peter Koschi and me. We had hoped to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Mexico, Serpent's Head, Orizaba
Serpent’s Head, Orizaba. On January 10, from the hut on the west side of Orizaba, Wink Barrons and I made ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Nicaragua, Monte Cuisaltepe
Monte Cuisaltepe. On November 2, William T. Hunter and I made a new route on the west buttress of Monte Cuisaltepe ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Colombia, Alto Ritacuba, North Face Ascent and Tragedy
Alto Ritacuba, North Face Ascent and Tragedy, Sierra Nevada de Cocuy. A Polish-Colombian climb of the north face of Alto ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Blanca, Santa Cruz, West Face
Santa Cruz, West Face. This summer, after two attempts with different partners, I was finally able to climb the west ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Blanca, Taulliraju and Other Peaks
Taulliraju and Other Peaks. Our High-Mountain Military Group expedition was made up of Captain Jean-Pierre Charles, Dr. Emmanuel Cauchy, Adjutants ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Blanca, Cerro Parón, South-Southeast Face
Cerro Parón, South-Southeast Face. On August 14, Iñaki San Vicente and I made a new route on the nearly ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Blanca, Ski and Paraglider Descents
Ski and Paraglider Descents. Twenty-four Slovene climbers, extreme skiers and paragliders visited the Cordillera Blanca in May and June. The ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Cayesh, New Route on West Face and Huascarán Norte Northwest Ridge
On June 30, Malte Roeper and I climbed with a porter and two donkeys to the head of the Quebrada Cayesh. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Blanca, P 5697
P 5697. In July, Jostein Maardalen and I nearly completed the first ascent of P 5697 (18,691 feet) via the south ridge. The ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Huayhuash, Jurau, West Face
Jurau, West Face. A British expedition had hoped to climb the previously unascended west face of Siulá Chico but failed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Huayhuash, A Sendero Luminoso Visit to a Canadian Base Camp
A Sendero Luminoso Visit to a Canadian Base Camp. At five A.M. on July 29, our Base Camp at Jahuacocha ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Huayhuash, Sarapo, South Face Ascent and West Face Ski Descent
Sarapo, South Face Ascent and West Face Ski Descent. Italians Toni Valeruz and Tita Weiss made the ascent of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Southern Peru, Pucacocha and Other Peaks, Cordillera de la Viuda
Pucacocha and Other Peaks, Cordillera de la Viuda. These rock-and-ice peaks lie between the Jatúnchacua range in the north, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Southern Peru, Ausangate and Other Peaks, Cordillera Vilcanota
Ausangate and Other Peaks, Cordillera Vilcanota. Five Poles climbed in the Cordillera Vilcanota in June. We were Maciej Karon, Andrzej ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Southern Peru, Salcantay, North Face, Cordillera Vilcabamba
Salcantay, North Face, Cordillera Vilcabamba. From June 19 to 21, Peruvian Alberto Callupe and I made a new route on the north ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989