American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Joseph E. Johnson, 1906-1990
JOSEPH E. JOHNSON 1906-1990 Joseph E. Johnson, President Emeritus of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, a former State Department ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1991
Christine Lincoln Reid, 1906-1990
CHRISTINE LINCOLN REID 1906-1990 Christine Reid, known to her friends as “Pussy” or “Pooh,” was an enthusiastic mountaineer, skier and ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1991
Colin G. Chisholm, 1907-1990
COLIN G. CHISHOLM 1907-1990 Colin Chisholm died peacefully on January 7, 1990. He was always an active man, both physically and mentally. ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1991
Victor Josendal, 1920-1990
VICTOR JOSENDAL 1920-1990 Victor Josendal, a long-time member of the American Alpine Club and the Alpine Club of Canada, died ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1991
William James Buckingham, 1936-1990
WILLIAM JAMES BUCKINGHAM 1936-1990 Bill Buckingham was a striking exception to the folklore that American mountaineers come from the flatlands, ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1991
Paul Maurice Ledoux, Jr., 1944-1990
PAUL MAURICE LEDOUX, JR. 1944-1990 It is hard to record the passing of a friend. Paul died on January 18, 1990 of ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1991
Michael Koshuta, 1956-1990
MICHAEL KOSHUTA 1956-1990 On this fall morning in Colorado, I get up to light the wood stove and fix a ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1991
Henry S. Francis Jr., 1930-1990
HENRY S. FRANCIS JR. 1930-1990 Harry, as he was known to all, except possibly his parents, died at home on ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1991
Bill March, 1941-1990
BILL MARCH 1941-1990 Bill March died on September 8. He was recognized internationally for his bold mountain climbing accomplishments in Scotland, ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1991
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. Several new overtures marked the year of 1990. The New York Section Environmental Fund, designed ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1991
A.A.C., Oregon Section
A.A.C., Oregon Section. During the year the Oregon Section conducted several meetings. The most important was a dinner ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1991
Alpine Club of Canada
Alpine Club of Canada. With continued membership growth and unprecedented increases in activities, the A.C.C. saw its most ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1991
Arizona Mountaineering Club
Arizona Mountaineering Club. Our club had numerous outings throughout the year to Granite Mountain, Camelback Mountain, Pinnacle Peak, the McDowell ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1991
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. In September the club ran an eight-day rock-climbing orientation class for 36 freshmen as part of the Freshman ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1991
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The Iowa Mountaineers celebrated their 50th anniversary with a very active schedule in 1990. Membership remained steady at about 1,200 ...
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Club Activities
1991
Idaho Alpine Club
Idaho Alpine Club. 1990 marked the 30th anniversary of the I.A.C. and Idaho’s Centennial. Members organized a “Spuds ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1991
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. We Mazamas of Portland, Oregon, sat down to our 97th Annual Banquet in November at the Lloyd Center ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1991
Memphis Mountaineers, 1990
1990 was another active year for our club. Membership grew significantly, increasing 15% over 1989 to 71. The majority lives in Memphis, although 20 members ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1991
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Mountaineering Club of Alaska. Membership in our organization remained at about 350 members. The club maintained its past tradition of offering ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1991
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Forty-Fourth Annual Report of the Safety Committees of The American Alpine Club and The Alpine Club of Canada
This is the forty-fourth issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the thirteenth that has been done jointly by ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
1991
Fall on Ice, Roped but not Belayed, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Aberdeen
FALL ON ICE, ROPED BUT NOT BELAYED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Aberdeen The initial pitches of the North Glacier route ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1991
Avalanche, Inadequate Preperation and Route Selection, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Andromeda
AVALANCHE, INADEQUATE PREPARATION AND ROUTE SELECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Andromeda The morning of September 4, 1990, dawned with pristine clarity in ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1991
Fall into Crevasse, Unroped, Public on Glacier, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Athabasca Glacier
FALL INTO CREVASSE, UNROPED, PUBLIC ON GLACIER Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Athabasca Glacier July 25, 1990, was a warm, sunny day, as a ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Rock, Insufficient Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Barrier Bluffs
FALL ON ROCK, INSUFFICIENT PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Barrier Bluffs While leading the route called Cadillac Jack on June 3, 1990, T....
ANAM
Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Snow and Rock, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Blakiston
FALL ON SNOW AND ROCK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Blakiston On July 7, 1990, a party of five climbed the Class 4 south ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Anchor Failure while Lowering off, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain
ANCHOR FAILURE WHILE LOWERING OFF Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain During a climb of Mother’s Day (5.6) in April, 1990, the ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Rock, Protection Pulled Out, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain
FALL ON ROCK, PROTECTION PULLED OUT, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain In July, 1990, a climber (19) fell while leading on ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Stranded, Solo Ice Climbing, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountian
STRANDED, SOLO ICE CLIMBING Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain In December, 1990, a climber went to solo the Cascade waterfall when ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Fall in Crevasse, Unroped, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, French Glacier
FALL IN CREVASSE, UNROPED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, French Glacier A party of three was traveling, unroped, down the French Glacier ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1991
Loose Rock, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Grand Sentinel
LOOSE ROCK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Grand Sentinel The Grand Sentinel is a 100 meter quartzite pillar on the north slopes of ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Loose Rock, Unroped Fall, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Grassi Lakes Area
LOOSE ROCK, UNROPED FALL Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Grassi Lakes area While hiking with friends near Canmore on September 22, 1990, Mark undertook ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Rock, No Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Grotto Creek
FALL ON ROCK, NO PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Grotto Creek On May 20, 1990, W.M. fell while climbing on Grotto Slabs, ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1991
Stranded, Climbing Alone, Failure to Test Hold—Falling Rock, Unroped, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Grotto Canyon
STRANDED, CLIMBING ALONE, FAILURE TO TEST HOLD—FALLING ROCK, UNROPED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Grotto Canyon On August 4, 1990, off-duty ranger M....
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Accident Reports
1991
Slip on Snow, Inappropriate Equipment/Technique, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Lefroy
SLIP ON SNOW, INAPPROPRIATE EQUIPMENT/TECHNIQUE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Lefroy On the morning of July 7, 1990, a party of two ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection—Rope on Tape, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Rock Gardens (Jasper)
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION—ROPE ON TAPE, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Rock Gardens (Jasper) On April 5, 1990, around 1630, two climbers, ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Avalanche Debris, Fatigue, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle
FALL ON AVALANCHE DEBRIS, FATIGUE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle On March 10, 1990, after completing ice climbs of Professor’s Gully ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Rock, Unroped, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle
FALL ON ROCK, UNROPED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle In July, 1990, Martin (20) was scrambling unroped on slabs several hundred meters ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Failure to Test Protection, Anchor Slng Failure, Fall on Rock, Alberta, Rocky Mountain, Spray Slabs
FAILURE TO TEST PROTECTION, ANCHOR SLING FAILURE, FALL ON ROCK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Spray Slabs Spray Slabs is a practice ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Snow and Ice, No Belay, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple
FALL ON SNOW AND ICE, NO BELAY Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple On August 1, 1990, a party of two climbed the ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Slip on Scree and Rock, Unprotected, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple
SLIP ON SCREE AND ROCK, UNPROTECTED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple On August 13, 1990, a lone climber was descending the “tourist ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Fall into Crevasse, Unroped, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount White Pyramid
FALL INTO CREVASSE, UNROPED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount White Pyramid Early in February, 1990, ten members of the ACC Calgary Section ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Stranded on Waterfall Ice, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Pemberton Area
STRANDED ON WATERFALL ICE British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Pemeberton Area On December 22, 1990, three ice climbers were on a waterfall at ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Scalded by Boiling Water, British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Bugaboo Group
SCALDED BY BOILING WATEB British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Bugaboo Group On August 4, 1990, C.F. and B.F. were cooking in ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Rock, No "Spotting" Protection, British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Vowell Group
FALL ON ROCK, NO “SPOTTING” PROTECTION British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Vowell Group A large group from the ACC General Mountaineering ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Snow/Ice, Unroped, British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Vowell Group
FALL ON SNOW/ICE, UNROPED British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Vowell Group On August 1, 1990, two climbers were descending snow and ice ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Slip on Loose Rock, Unroped British Columbia, Rocky Mountain, Mount Assiniboine
SLIP ON LOOSE ROCK, UNROPED British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Assiniboine In August, 1990, two climbers were descending the northeast ridge ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Snow, Roped but not Belayed, Inexperience, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Robson
FALL ON SNOW, ROPED BUT NOT BELAYED, INEXPERIENCE British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Robson At approximately 1230 on August 21, 1990, Kofler and ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Cornice Collapse, Alaska, Mount Deception
UNITED STATES CORNICE COLLAPSE Alaska, Mount Deception On April 2, 1990, Jim Bouchard (34) and Gary Donofrio (27) departed the Parks Highway for their ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Fall on Snow, Placed no Protection, Exposure, Alaska, Mount Mckinley
FALL ON SNOW, PLACED NO PROTECTION, EXPOSURE Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 16, 1990, the three member “Washington Square” party of Mary ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Cerebral Edema, Party Seperated, Inexperience, Alaska, Mount McKinley
CEREBRAL EDEMA, PARTY SEPARATED, INEXPERIENCE Alaska, Mount McKinley On May 27, 1990, a three member Sophia University expedition flew onto the Southeast ...
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Accident Reports
1991