American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Slovene Kangchenjunga Expedition
Slovene Kangchenjunga Expedition Tone Škarja and Marko Prezelj, Planinska zveza Slovenije Škarja begins: THE OBJECTIVES OF OUR EXPEDITION were three-pronged. ...
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Feature Article
1992
Sherpa Everest Expedition
Sherpa Everest Expedition Peter Athans ON MAY 8, THREE MEMBERS of the 1991 Sherpa Everest Expedition attained the wind-scoured summit of Mount ...
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Feature Article
1992
The West Buttress of Lobuje East
The West Buttress of Lobuje East Eric Brand ANEARTH-SHAKING CRACK told me I was in trouble. Giant slabs of snow ...
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Feature Article
1992
Solitude on K2
Solitude on K2 Pierre Beghin, Groupe de Haute Montagne IT WAS ON THE SOUTH FACE OF Lhotse that I really ...
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Feature Article
1992
Granitic Peaks of Kirgizia
Granitic Peaks of Kirgizia Mark Bebie and Tom Hargis with Igor Tsaruk, St. Petersburg MICHAEL GRABER WROTE in Ascent of 1980, “...
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Feature Article
1992
Jeff Lowe on the Eiger
Jeff Lowe on the Eiger David Roberts* CLIMBING HARD ALL DAY, Jeff Lowe had forced an intensely complicated route through ...
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Feature Article
1992
Stortind's Unclimbed Southwest Ridge
Stortind’s Unclimbed Southwest Ridge Paul Richins, Jr. HÅVARD nesheim had viewed with awe the impressive, unclimbed southwest ridge ...
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Feature Article
1992
Huntington's Phantom Wall
Huntington’s Phantom Wall Jay Smith “HEY, LADDIE. Had a look lately?” “Huh?” I moaned, as it felt as if ...
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Feature Article
1992
"Snake-Bit" in the Alaska Range
“Snake-Bit” in the Alaska Range Jack Tackle THE EAST FACE OF MOUNT BARRILLE is the size of Half Dome and ...
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Feature Article
1992
Mount Dickey's South Face
Mount Dickey’s South Face Fabio Leoni, Club Alpino Italiano AFTER LEAVING ITALY, we first visited for some training climbs ...
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Feature Article
1992
Northwest Face of Denali's West Buttress
Northwest Face of Denali’s West Buttress Thomas Walter, Unaffiliated YEARS AGO, I FIRST BECAME aware of the face, the ...
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Feature Article
1992
Neacola
Neacola James Garrett THE NEACOLA RANGE, neatly tucked into the Lake Clark National Park in Alaska, has effortlessly kept climbers ...
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Feature Article
1992
Under Pressure on the Devil's Thumb
Under Pressure on the Devil’s Thumb Mark Bebie Put all thine eggs in one basket, and—watch that basket.—...
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Feature Article
1992
Kayak-Mountaineering, Mount Abbe
Kayak-Mountaineering: Mount Abbe Walter R. Gove and William Pilling Gove begins: AS A MOUNTAINEER, I have come to aspire to ...
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Feature Article
1992
Patagonia–Dreams and Reality
Patagonia—Dreams and Reality Tommy Bonapace, Österreichischer Alpenverein FOR SOME WEEKS, we had been enjoying our existence in a hut ...
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Feature Article
1992
Sea Kayaking and Climbing, Chilean Patagonia
Sea Kayaking and Climbing, Chilean Patagonia Rick Ridgeway FOR YEARS Yvon Chouinard and I have speculated about journeying into the ...
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Feature Article
1992
Mount Alberta's North Face and Northeast Ridge
Mount Alberta’s North Face and Northeast Ridge Mark Wilford Inspiration FOR INVOLVEMENT with this great Canadian peak came early ...
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Feature Article
1992
The Bar-Headed Goose
The Bar-Headed Goose Thomas H. Jukes MILLIONS OF YEARS before George Leigh Mallory attempted to ascend Everest “because it was ...
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Feature Article
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1991
Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1991. The 1991 mountaineering season on Denali began with a rumble as a major earthquake ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, South Face from Thayer Basin
McKinley, Southeast Face from Thayer Basin. On May 28, Bob Gammelin and I flew to Kahiltna Base to attempt a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, Cassin Ridge Variant
McKinley, Cassin Ridge Variant. Our Slovak expedition was composed of Emil Hasík, Josef Nežerka, Igor Valiga and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, South Face, New Route
McKinley South Face, New Route. Josef Rakoncaj and I came to Alaska at the end of April. We flew to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, Northwest Face of the West Buttress
Mount McKinley, Northwest Face of the West Buttress. A full article on this climb appears earlier in this Journal.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, Rapid Ascent
McKinley, Rapid Ascent. On June 4 late in the afternoon, Mugs Stump left the camp at 14,000 feet on the West Buttress ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley Climbed by a 12-Year-Old
McKinley Climbed by a 12-Year-Old. Taras Genet, 12-year-old son of Kathy Sullivan and the late Ray Genet, climbed on July 21 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Huntington Winter Attempt, West Face to the Harvard Route
Huntington Winter Attempt, West Face to the Harvard Route. Leo Americus, Dave McGivern, Charlie Sassara and I flew to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Huntington, South Face
Huntington, South Face. Jay Smith and Paul Teare climbed a difficult new route on the south face of Huntington to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Huntington, West Face Attempt
Huntington, West Face Attempt. In April and May, William Kito and I, both recipients of the American Alpine Club Climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Foraker and Barrille
Foraker and Barrille. A full article on remarkable new routes on the southeast ridge of Foraker and the east face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Dickey South Face
Mount Dickey South Face. A full article is found earlier in this Journal.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, P 7500+ ("Werewolf"), Anenome Buttress, Ruth Gorge
P 7500+ (“Werewolf”), Anenome Buttress, Ruth Gorge. On July 14, Klaus Geisswinkler and I were flown by Doug Geeting to the Ruth ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, P6850
P 6850. There are two Bugaboo-like rock peaks that rise between the lower Kahiltna and Lacuna Glaciers, which had never been ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Whale's Back, Avalanche Peak and Citadel, Kichatna Spires
Whale’s Back, Avalanche Peak and Citadel, Kichatna Spires. My husband Gino Buscaini, Helma Schimke and I were flown to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Thor, North Ridge, Chugach Range, Winter Ascent
Mount Thor, North Ridge, Chugach Range, Winter Ascent. Leo Americus and I spent four days skiing the 32 miles to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Ptarmigan Peak, Western Chugach
Ptarmigan Peak, Western Chugach. In mid February, Tom Walters and I climbed the prominent north buttress of Ptarmigan Peak. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Jarvis Ascent and Tragedy, Wangell Mountains
Mount Jarvis Ascent and Tragedy, Wrangell Mountains. Japanese climbers Hiroshi Oda and Ichiro Mitoda were flown to the Nebesna Glacier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, P 12,200, Wrangell-Saint Elias Mountains
P 12,200, Wrangell-Saint Elias Mountains. On April 23, my wife Siri, Paul and Donna Claus and I made the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Neacola
Neacola. A complete article on the ascent of this remote peak appears earlier in this Journal.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, P7205, Philip Smith Mountains, Brooks Range
P 7205, Philip Smith Mountains, Brooks Range. After a failed attempt on the south face of P 7240 above Echooka, our party ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Northmost Peaks on the Continental Divide, Romanzof Mountains
Northernmost Peaks on the Continental Divide, Romanzof Mountains. I began this soujourn at Okpilak Lake with three Swiss climbers. After ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather, Eliza and Other Ascents and Tranverse from Mouth of Alsek River to Davidson Glacier and Chilkat Inlet
Fairweather, Eliza and Other Ascents and Traverse from Mouth of Alsek River to Davidson Glacier and Chilkat Inlet. Our trip ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias, Faiweather and Peaks in the St. Elias National Park and Glacier Bay National Park
St. Elias, Fairweather and Peaks in the St. Elias National Park and Glacier Bay National Park. Many expeditions made their ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Orville Attempt and Ascents of P 8900 and P 7209
Mount Orville Attempt and Ascents of P 8900 and P 7209. On June 14, Sam Grubenhof and I were flown by Mike Ivers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Alaska, Devil's Thumb, West Buttress, 1990
Devil’s Thumb, West Buttress, 1990. In pounding rain in May, 1990, Jim Haberl, Michael Down and I helicoptered from Petersburg to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Liberty Bell and South Early Winter Spire
Liberty Bell and South Early Winter Spire. On August 16 and 17, Keith Hertel and I completed the first free ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, The Tooth, Snoqualimie Pass
The Tooth, Snoqualmie Pass. Cindy Long and I established a direct route up the east face of the Tooth on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Mountains, Ingalls Peak, North Peak, Northwest Ridge
Ingalls Peak, North Peak, Northwest Ridge. On October 6, Dred Dunham and I completed this short but interesting route. We gained ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Oregon, Mount Hood, Illumination Rock
Mount Hood, Illumination Rock. In early August, Jim Petroske and I started up what we thought was the South Chamber ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Oregon, Razorblade Pinnacle, Mount Hood
Razorblade Pinnacle, Mount Hood. On September 29, Cindy Long and I climbed the beautiful west arête of this hidden classic ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, California–Sierra Nevada, Mount Whitney, East Face
Mount Whitney, East Face. On June 16, David Wilson and I ascended a new all-free route, Left Wing Extremist (V, 5.11a, 16 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992