American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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A Look into the Future, Lhotse's South Face
A Look into the Future, Lhotse’s South Face Tomo Cesen, Planinska Zveza Slovenje, Yugoslavia Translated by Maja Košak ...
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Feature Article
1991
A Himalayan Classic—Makalu's West Pillar
A Himalayan Classic—Makalu’s West Pillar Kitty Calhoun Grissom MY HEART WAS POUNDING from lack of oxygen and excitement ...
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Feature Article
1991
New Routes, Cho Oyu and Shisha Pangma
New Routes, Cho Oyu and Shisha Pangma Wojciech Kurtyka, Klub Wysokogórski, Kraków, Poland THE VIRGIN SOUTHWEST FACE of ...
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Feature Article
1991
K2—The North Ridge
K2—The North Ridge Steven J. Swenson The afternoon was fine, and nothing interrupted my view of the great amphitheatre ...
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Feature Article
1991
Cragging in the Karakoram
Cragging in the Karakoram Robert Warren, Unaffiliated SEVERAL YEARS AGO, Max Kendall and I spent a miserable time on Denali. ...
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Feature Article
1991
Bhagirathi III
Bhagirathi III Silvo Karo, Planinska Zveza Slovenije, Yugoslavia Translated by Maja Košak ASIAN HEAT and time constraints encourage Janez ...
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Feature Article
1991
Everest International Peace Climb
Everest International Peace Climb Jim Whittaker Whatever you can do or dream you can do, begin it. Boldness has genius, ...
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Feature Article
1991
Everest and Lhotse
Everest and Lhotse Glenn Porzak* OUR 1990 AMERICAN Everest-Lhotse Expedition had a dual objective. Not only would we seek to climb ...
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Feature Article
1991
Everest Environmental Expedition
Everest Environmental Expedition Bob McConnell and Liz Nichol ON THE NORTHERN FLANK OF EVEREST, popular trekking and climbing areas have ...
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Feature Article
1991
Himalaya—The Next Twenty-Five Years
Himalaya—The Next Twenty-Five Years Trevor Braham, Alpine Club WRITING IN LES ALPES IN 1934, the Swiss cartographer and alpine chronicler ...
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Feature Article
1991
Desecration of the Diamir Base Camp
Desecration of the Diamir Base Camp Sigi Hupfauer, Charles S. Houston and Christian Bonington NINETY-FIVEYEARS AGO, A.F. Mummery, arguably ...
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Feature Article
1991
Pik Pobedy in Winter
Pik Pobedy in Winter Eduard Myslovski and Valery Khrishchaty, Soviet Mountaineering Federation FINALLY, ALL FOUR SOVIET 7000-meter peaks have been ...
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Feature Article
1991
Paine—Tales from the Dark Side
As the first crimson rays of dawn crept under a thin veneer of clouds marking the next oncoming front, Jim ...
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Feature Article
1991
Roncagli—Tierra del Fuego
THE CORDILLERA DARWIN is a relatively unexplored alpine range about 140 miles from east to west and 40 miles from north to ...
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Feature Article
1991
Hummingbird Ridge's Thunderbird Variation
Hummingbird Ridge’s Thunderbird Variation David Nettle, Unaffiliated The Logan Effect: A phenomenon whereby everything you see is actually four ...
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Feature Article
1991
False Dawn—Foraker
False Dawn—Foraker John Phelan, Whizzo Climbers THE MYRIAD REASONS and justifications for alpine climbing are as personal as the ...
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Feature Article
1991
Mount Augusta's South Ridge
Mount Augusta’s South Ridge William Pilling MOUNT AUGUSTA STANDS forty miles from the Gulf of Alaska, surrounded by the ...
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Feature Article
1991
Shadows—Half Dome
Shadows—Half Dome James Bridwell CHARLIE ROW PULLED HIMSELF over to the belay station, clipped in and undid his rappel ...
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Feature Article
1991
No Rest Days in the Sierra Nevada
No Rest Days in the Sierra Nevada Stephen Porcella THE EAST FACE of Mount Whitney is normally an easy 5.4 route, ...
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Feature Article
1991
Hooker's North Face Free-Climbed
Hooker’s North Face Free-Climbed Galen A. Rowell My fascination with the north FACE of Mount Hooker dates back to 1964.1 ...
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Feature Article
1991
Yosemite Rock Climber Survey
Yosemite Rock Climber Survey Robin Ingraham, Jr. ONE HUNDRED FEET ABOVE THE ground, a climber dangles effortlessly on his rope. ...
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Feature Article
1991
Why Access Fund Should "Get Real" on Climbing Regulation
Why Access Fund* Should “Get Real” on Climbing Regulation Thomas Higgins “…a crucial premise of the Access Committee (is): that ...
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Feature Article
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1990
Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1990. Heavy winter snows, volcanic ash deposits, near record numbers of climbers, few accidents ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park Survey
Denali National Park Survey. An interesting study was made at Denali National Park by Alan Ewert and Robert Seibert of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, Descent from Windy Corner 1989
McKinley, Descent from Windy Corner 1989. In June, 1989, Mugs Stump, Paul Fitzgerald and I descended the ridge that starts at Windy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, New Routes
McKinley, New Routes. Our original intention was to climb the Cassin Ridge, but that was overrun with climbers and we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, Traverse of Southwest Face
McKinley, Traverse of Southwest Face. On May 15, after reaching the summit of Denali via the Cassin Ridge, Bill Pierson, Antoly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McKinley, Direct West Buttress Routes
Mount McKinley, Direct West Buttress routes. In the photograph of the West Buttress, routes shown were first climbed by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Foraker, Talkeetna Ridge; Hunter South Peak, Southwest Ridge
Foraker, Talkeetna Ridge; Hunter South Peak, Southwest Ridge. Jim Graham and I made an acclimatization climb of the southwest ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Foraker, Pink Panther Route
Foraker, Pink Panther Route. Dave Harries and Chris Smith repeated the difficult Pink Panther route on Mount Foraker during the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Wake, Northeast Buttress, Ruth Gorge
Mount Wake, Northeast Buttress, Ruth Gorge. Between May 11 and 15, Bruce Kay and I climbed a new route on Mount Wake. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, P 7500+, Ruth Gorge
P 7500 +, Ruth Gorge. On July 14, Michael Rutter and I completed a first ascent on beautiful granite on P 7500+ (“Werewolf"). The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Peaks on the Eastern Side of the Ruth Gorge
Peaks on the Eastern Side of the Ruth Gorge. After four weeks in the Yosemite, Helmut Neswadba and I felt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Dan Beard, West-Face Couloir
Dan Beard, West-Face Couloir. In May, two women living in Alaska, Carol Snetsinger and Dori McDannold, climbed Dan Beard (3127 meters, 10,260 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, The Throne, P 6500 and North Troll, Little Switzerland
The Throne, P 6500 and North Troll, Little Switzerland. The Pika Glacier is an arm of the Kahiltna Glacier some 15 miles ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Climbs in Wrangell-St. Elias and Glacier Bay National Parks and Preserves
Climbs in Wrangell-St. Elias and Glacier Bay National Parks and Preserves. A number of expeditions reached the mountains in these ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, P 7629, P 7819 and P 8567, Bagley Icefield, Chugach Mountains
P7629, P 7819 and P 8567, Bagley Icefield, Chugach Mountains. On May 30, Sean LaRiche, Chuck Ellington, Craig Truitt and I as leader ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, P 5036, P 5716, P 6781, P 7023 and P 7709, Thompson Ridge, Chugach Mountains
P 5036, P 5716, P 6781, P 7023 and P 7709, Thompson Ridge, Chugach Mountains. In May, a joint St. Elias Alpine Guides and American ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, P8690 and P 9840, St. Elias Mountains
P 8690 and P 9840, St. Elias Mountains. On June 21, I led Susan Bolton and Bob Bolin to near the tongue of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Peaks near McCarthy
Peaks near McCarthy. The British Schools Exploring Society’s overwintering expedition ran from October 1989 to July 1990 with three groups, each ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Climbs in the Franklin Mountains
Climbs in the Franklin Mountains. During the first week of August, Bill Dougherty and I made a traverse and four ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Alaska, Peaks near Petersburg, Coast Mountains
Peaks near Petersburg, Coast Mountains. In early July Charlie Crocker and I made what we believe are the first ascents ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Tower Mountain, Southwest Rib, 1989
Tower Mountain, Southwest Rib, 1989. From afar, this route appears both south-facing and defined as a ridge. Close inspection revealed it ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Forbidden Peak, The Forgotten Spurs, 1989
Forbidden Peak, The Forgotten Spurs, 1989. West of the northwest face of Forbidden Peak, on the divide leading to Mount Torment, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Kimtah Peak, East Face, 1989
Kimtah Peak, East Face, 1989. On April 25, 1989, my brother Carl and I climbed the east face of Kimtah Peak. Under early-season ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, Lichtenberg Mountain, Winter Ascent
Lichtenberg Mountain, Winter Ascent. Ken Johnson and I climbed a delightful mixed route on December 16. We skied a couple of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Washington—Cascade Mountains, South Early Winter Spire, North Face, 1988
South Early Winter Spire, North Face, 1988. In August 1988, Doug Ingersoll and I climbed a partially new route of the west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, Oregan—Cascade Mountains, Mount Hood, Illumination Rock
Mount Hood, Illumination Rock. In May, I soloed the eastwall of Illumination Rock, a columnar-jointed spire, jutting out from Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, North Palisade, Southwest Buttress
North Palisade, Southwest Buttress. On June 29, Steve Porcella and I returned to the west face of North Palisade and made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Mount Humphreys, North Face
Mount Humphreys, North Face. Darla Heil and I had planned to do the Rowell-Faint route, but it seems that we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991