American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Panch Chuli
Panch Chuli Christian Bonington The BLOB OF LIGHT was a reassuring gleam, the head torch of one of the team, ...
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Feature Article
1993
Everest's Northeast Ridge
Everest’s Northeast Ridge Motomo Ohmiya, Sangaku Doshikai Club, Japan and Valeri Khrishchaty, Kazakhstan* On MAY 17, 1982, BRITISH CLIMB - ers ...
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Feature Article
1993
Alone on Dorje Lhakpa
Alone on Dorje Lhakpa Carlos Buhler Dorje LHAKPA IS A RELATIVELY UNEXPLORED BUT BEAUTIFUL PEAK in the Jugal Himal, in ...
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Feature Article
1993
Russian-American K2 Expedition
Russian-American K2 Expedition Ed Viesturs, Unaffiliated Our EXPEDITION TO THE ABRUZZI Ridge of K2 consisted of sixteen climbers, a doctor ...
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Feature Article
1993
Run for Cover — Trango Adventure
Run For Cover—Trango Adventure Greg Child Trango TOWER, OR NAMELESS Tower as it is also called, is a strangely ...
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Feature Article
1993
Broad Peak Central from China
Broad Peak Central from China Oscar Cadiach, Centre Excursionista de Tarragona, Spain During A THIRD SUMMIT ATTEMPT frustrated by bad ...
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Feature Article
1993
Mountaineering in Mongolia
Mountaineering in Mongolia Edward R. Webster It’s A COMBINATION OF MONT Blanc and Scotland with the remoteness of the ...
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Feature Article
1993
Sam Ford Fiord — Baffin Island
A WEEK BEFORE WE LEFT, I called a friend in Iqaluit and he advised, “This is the worst ice year ...
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Feature Article
1993
The Great Canadian Knife — Logan Mountains
The Great Canadian Knife — Logan Mountains Galen A. Rowell In 1972, jim McCarthy took me to a place he described as ...
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Feature Article
1993
Count Zero on Huntington
Count Zero on Huntington Clay Wadman, Unajfiliated In 1991, I SAT IN BASE CAMP with my friends Gordy Kito and Ritt ...
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Feature Article
1993
From the Sea to P 12,3000
From the Sea to P 12,300 Walter R. Gove and William Pilling APPROACHED FROM THE WEST, the northern Fairweather Range rises ...
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Feature Article
1993
Great Gorge of Ruth Glacier is Deeper than the Grand Canyon
Great Gorge of Ruth Glacier is deeper than the Grand Canyon Bradford Washburn WHAT MAY BE THE deepest gorge in ...
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Feature Article
1993
Climb to the Stone Age — Venezuela
Climb to the Stone Age—Venezuela Rick Ridgeway THE WAY I CAME TO ORGANIZE a journey to the upper Orinoco—...
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Feature Article
1993
Torre Central del Paine — El Regalo de Mwoma
Torre Central del Paine— El Regalo de Mwoma Paul Pritchard, England THIS IS THE STORY OF four friends, myself, Simon ...
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Feature Article
1993
Cordillera Sarmiento in Winter
Cordillera Sarmiento in Winter Jack Miller The islands, fjords and mainland along the southwest coast of South America are legendary ...
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Feature Article
1993
The Mountains, My Perspective
The Mountains, My Perspective Robert M. McConnell * I HAVE BEEN ASKED TO REFLECT about where we stand on protecting the ...
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Feature Article
1993
Medical Therapy of High Altitude Illness
Medical Therapy of High Altitude Illness Colin Kerst Grissom, M.D. WE WERE CLIMBING UNROPED on steep terrain near the ...
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Feature Article
1993
Summits of the Seven Continents Climbed by Women
Summits of the Seven Continents Climbed by Women. The first to succeed in climbing to the summits of all seven ...
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Notes
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1992
Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1992. The 1992 climbing season on Mount McKinley was record setting in the number of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley West Buttress Variant
McKinley West Buttress Variant. On June 11, Bruce Normand and I climbed a new variant on the right side of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley South Face, New Route Attempt and Accident
McKinley South Face, New Route Attempt and Accident. On April 26, six South Koreans departed from the 7200-foot landing strip, heading ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
McKinley Climber's Memorial
McKinley Climbers’ Memorial. A memorial dedicated to climbers who have died on McKinley has been established in Talkeetna, Gateway to ...
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Notes
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Foraker Tragedy, Pink Panther Route
Foraker Tragedy, Pink Panther Route. Our original plan was for Tom Walter, Ritt Kellogg and me to join forces on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, East Kahiltna Peak Attempt
East Kahiltna Peak Attempt. On May 2, Jamie Kanzler, J.P. Gambetese and I began skiing up the east fork of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Hunter, Southeast Spur Attempt, 1991
Hunter, Southeast Spur Attempt, 1991. Jay Hudson, our pilot, dropped Jim Graham and me off on the seldom-visited south fork of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Hunter, Barrille and P 6000+
Hunter, Barrille and P 6000+. Julie Brugger and I made the third ascent of the north buttress of Hunter to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, P 9070
P 9070. On April 20, David Barlow and I made the first ascent of P 9070, southwest of Mount Hunter. We made a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Huntington, West Face, Count Zero Route
Huntington, West Face, Count Zero Route. The ascent of a difficult new route on the west face of Mount Huntington ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Brooks, Northwest Ridge
Mount Brooks, Northwest Ridge. From August 21 to 23, Clarice Dickess, Ian McRae, C. Michele Morseth and I climbed the northwest ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Kichatna Spire, East Buttress
Kichatna Spire, East Buttress. On June 9, Koreans Yu Hak-Jae, Shin Dong-Seok and Han Tai-Il completed a new route (VI, 5,10, A3) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Steller, Eastern Chugatch Mountains
Mount Steller, Eastern Chugatch Mountains. In 1991, our expedition, shortened by weather delays on the fly-in and awed by the complexity ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, P 6520, Lake Clark National Park, 1991
P 6520, Lake Clark National Park, 1991. During a three-week stay in Lake Clark National Park, on August 7, 1991 I climbed P 6520 by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hajdukovich, Delta Mountains, Alaska Range
Mount Hajdukovich, Delta Mountains, Alaska Range. Almost 22 years to the day of the first ascent, twin parties converged on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Bona and Churchill, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains
Bona and Churchill, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains. A considerable number of people have been climbing in the Bona-Churchill group. Dave Custer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Ice Climbing above Nabesna, Wrangell Mountains
Ice Climbing above Nabesna, Wrangell Mountains. On April 2, Harry Hunt and I drove to the town of Nabesna, north of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount St. Elias Ascents and Attempts
Mount St. Elias Ascents and Attempts. A number of expeditions entered the St. Elias Mountains via Yakutat. Eleven expeditions with 43 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Death of Pilot Mike Ivers
Death of Pilot Mike Ivers. Mike Ivers, owner of Gulf Air Taxi and the pilot for most of the expeditions ...
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Notes
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount St. Elias as a Coastal Peak
Mount St. Elias as a Coastal Peak. Mount St. Elias (5489 meters, 18,008 feet) is much nearer the ocean than before. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Tittmann, St. Elias Mountains, 1991
Mount Tittmann, St. Elias Mountains, 1991. Mount Tittmann (3525 meters, 11,565 feet) was probably the second-highest, named, unclimbed mountain in Alaska. The few ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather Ascent and Lituya and Crillon Attempts
Fairweather Ascent and Lituya and Crillon Attempts. On May 21, Scot Alex McPherson and Brazilian Adriano Petrachi completed the ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Alaska, P 12,3000, Fairweather Range
P 12,300, Fairweather Range. A full article appears earlier about the ascent of P 12,300 from the Pacific Ocean to the Grand ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Washington — Cascades, Colchuck Peak
Colchuck Peak. On August 9, Keith Hertel and I did a new but unpleasant route on the clean-looking face and slabs ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, Washington — Cascades, Katsuk Peak, North Face Couloir
Katsuk Peak, North Face Couloir. On May 3, my brothers Gordy and Carl and I climbed a 1200-foot couloir that splits ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, California, Climbs in the High Sierras
Climbs in the High Sierra. The publication of R.J. Secor’s Climber’s Guide to the High Sierra stimulated ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, California, Cragtree Crags, East Summit, 1991
Cragtree Crags, East Summit, 1991. Extending west from Mount Chamberlain and above both Crabtree Lakes is a long ridge containing a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, California, Mount Chamberlain, Mount Whitney Area; Incredible Hulk, Little Slide Canyon; Outguard Spire, Little Slide Canyon
Mount Chamberlain, Mount Whitney Area; Incredible Hulk, Little Slide Canyon; Outguard Spire, Little Slide Canyon. In September, Julie Brugger and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, California, Bath Mountain, Tulainyo Tower and Mount Whitney
Bath Mountain, Tulainyo Tower and Mount Whitney. In September, Kenn Kenaga and I climbed a new route up the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, California, Third Pillar, East Edge of Mount Dana Plateau, Tuolumne, 1990
Third Pillar, East Edge of Mount Dana Plateau, Tuolumne, 1990. In September, 1988, Miguel Carmona and Eric Klosterman climbed the first three ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, California, "Four O'Clock Rock," 1991
“Four O’Clock Rock," 1991. In June of 1991, we did a route on the rock buttress north of the north buttress ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
North America, United States, California, P 3129, Northeast Buttress
P 3129, Northeast Buttress. On November 7, Chris Breemer and I arrived at the base of Mount Morrison to find its north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993