American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Terris Moore, 1908-1993
TERRIS MOORE 1908-1993 Terris Moore, age 85, of Cambridge, Massachusetts, explorer, mountaineer, light-plane pilot and President Emeritus of the University of ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Walter Abbot Wood, 1908-1993
WALTER ABBOTT WOOD 1908-1993 Walter Abbott Wood was born in Hoosick Falls, New York in 1908. He was educated at St. ...
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In Memoriam
1994
John Salathé, 1899-1993
JOHN SALATHÉ 1899-1993 Here are a few facts to piece out the excellent obituary below. John Salathé was born in ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Richard Manning Leonard, 1908-1993
RICHARD MANNING LEONARD 1908-1993 Richard Manning Leonard, a member of the American Alpine Club since 1936, was elected to Honorary Membership ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Carl A. Blaurock, 1894-1993
CARL A. BLAUROCK 1894-1993 I first met my long-time friend and climbing companion, Carl Blaurock, in 1920 on a scheduled trip ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Stephen H. Hart, 1908-1993
STEPHEN H. HART 1908-1993 Stephen Harding Hart, who made several first Colorado ascents—Lone Eagle and Crestone Needle—in his ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Stanley S. Shepard, 1938-1993
STANLEY S. SHEPARD 1938-1993 Stan Shepard died on August 12 in the Quimsa Cruz mountains of Bolivia when the vehicle in ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Gustavo Brillembourg, 1957-1993
GUSTAVO BRILLEMBOURG 1957-1993 Gustavo Brillembourg was climbing the Northeast Buttress of Higher Cathedral Rock in the Yosemite on September 28. Having ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Steven Craig Risse, 1952-1993
STEVEN CRAIG RISSE 1952-1993 Seattle-area climber, Steven Craig Risse, with Mark Bebie and Thomas Waarsdorp, died in late March in ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Lawrence E. Nielsen, 1917-1992
LAWRENCE E. NIELSEN 1917-1992 Lawrence E. Nielsen was born and raised on a cattle and wheat ranch near Pilot Rock ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Andrew W. Kramer, 1894-1993
ANDREW W. KRAMER 1894-1993 Andrew W. Kramer died at the age of 99. He lived at Lake Buff, Illinois. He had ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Robert J. Johnson, 1931-1993
ROBERT J. JOHNSON 1931-1993 Bob Johnson has gone from us, a victim of a rare and tragic accident in the ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Mark Bebie, 1952-1993
MARK BEBIE 1952-1993 Mark Bebie and his friends, Steve Risse and Tom Waasdorp, died on March 20, 1993, while attempting Slipstream on ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Mazama Centennial, 1994
Mazama Centennial, 1994. (Editor’s Note: Because the Mazamas are celebrating their Centennial, we are placing this report here. The regular ...
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Club Activities
1994
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. The Annual Banquet for the Cascade Section was held at the Mountaineers’ Club Room on ...
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Club Activities
1994
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. On July 4, 1993, an era came to a close as the American Alpine Club moved ...
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Club Activities
1994
A.A.C., Oregon Section
A.A.C., Oregon Section. The Section was active in many mountain-related activities this fall. The Friends of Silcox Hut ...
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Club Activities
1994
A.A.C., Southern California Section
A.A.C., Southern California Section. Historically, Hollywood and the alpine world have come together with mixed results. And this ...
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Club Activities
1994
The Colorado Mountain Club
The Colorado Mountain Club. The club grew in 1993 to over 9000 members divided among 20 individual groups in the state and nearly 200 “...
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Club Activities
1994
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. During the last three years the D.M.C. has been revitalized by a core of enthusiastic ...
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Club Activities
1994
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. With increasing campus interest in climbing and swelling ranks, the Harvard Mountaineering Club is enjoying something of ...
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Club Activities
1994
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. On December 16, 1993, the Iowa Mountaineers successfully completed its first 50 years of incorporation as a not-for-profit mountaineering club. John ...
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Club Activities
1994
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. The Climbing Committee scheduled 290 climbs in 1993, but bad weather caused cancellation of many during May and July. The ...
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Club Activities
1994
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. The club, with over 14,000 members, is based in Seattle with branches in Bellingham, Everett, Olympia and Tacoma, Washington. ...
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Club Activities
1994
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Forty-Seventh Annual Report of the Safety Committees of the American Alpine Club and the Alpine Club of Canada
This is the forty-seventh issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the sixteenth that has been done jointly with ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
1994
Fall on Ice, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountain, Bow Summit Area, Wet Dream Falls
FALL ON ICE, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Bow Summit Area, Wet Dream Falls On Feb. 2,1993, a party of two ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Ice, No Protection, Fatigue, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca
FALL ON ICE, NO PROTECTION, FATIGUE, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca On the morning of February 13, 1993, a party of ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Rockfall, Bad Luck, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Banff Area, Cascade Falls
ROCKFALL, BAD LUCK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Banff Area, Cascade Falls Two male climbers, (26 and 27) arrived from France in February, 1993, for ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Rock, Unroped, Exceeding Abilities, Party Separated, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca
FALL ON ROCK, UNROPED, EXCEEDING ABILITIES, PARTY SEPARATED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca A party of two set out to ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Ice, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountain, Sunwapta Pass Area, Panther Falls
FALL ON ICE, INADEQUATE PROTECTION, ICE COLLAPSE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Sunwapta Pass Area, Panther Falls On March 8,1993, K.P. and ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Rappel Error, No Backup, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Tunnel Mountain
RAPPEL ERROR, NO BACKUP Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Tunnel Mountain On March 11, 1993, two climbers, both 22 years old, with several years experience, ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Avalanche, Poor Position, Apparent Lack of Knowledge of Snowpack, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Snow Dome
AVALANCHE, POOR POSITION, APPARENT LACK OF KNOWLEDGE OF SNOWPACK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Snow Dome On March 20, 1993, three experienced mountaineers ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Rock, Unroped, Handhold Failure, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cosmology Crag
FALL ON ROCK, UNROPED, HANDHOLD FAILURE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cosmology Crag At 1515 on March 31, 1993, J.B., a member of the ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Avalance, Poor Choice of Route, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Plain of Six Glaciers
AVALANCHE, POOR CHOICE OF ROUTE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Plain of Six Glaciers Two climbers visiting from Europe attempted to reach ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Rock, Climbing Alone and Unroped, No Helmet, Alberta, Front Ranges, Canyon Creek Crags
FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING ALONE AND UNROPED, NO HELMET Alberta, Front Ranges, Canyon Creek Crags L.O., an experienced and ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Lake Louise, Back of the Lake
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Lake Louise, Back of the Lake Crag D.L. was leading a ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Stranded, Exceeding Abilities, Weather, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Andromeda
STRANDED, EXCEEDING ABILITIES, WEATHER Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Andromeda A party consisting of two men and a woman set out ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Rock, Climbing Alone and Unroped, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Whyte
FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING ALONE AND UNROPED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Whyte D.L. was soloing the north ridge of ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Rock, Unroped, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Grotto Canyon
FALL ON ROCK, UNROPED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Grotto Canyon On the evening of August 8,1993, Bow Valley Ambulance in Canmore was ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Avalanche, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple
AVALANCHE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple On August 9, 1993, two experienced climbers, Matt and Julie Culberson (both 35), started up the Aemmer ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Slip on Ice, Unroped, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Scott Icefield
SLIP ON ICE, UNROPED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Scott Icefield On August 18, 1993, J.B. and A.G. were out for a ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Slip on Snow, Unroped, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Deltaform
SLIP ON SNOW, UNROPED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Deltaform On August 21, 1993, K.V. and R.P. were doing the traverse ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection (Pulled Out), Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Lake Louise, Back of the Lake Crag
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION (PULLED OUT) Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Lake Louise, Rack of the Lake Crag C.T. and ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Avalanche, Poor Position, Ignoring Hazards to Obtain Objective, British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Bruins Pass
AVALANCHE, POOR POSITION, IGNORING HAZARDS TO OBTAIN OBJECTIVE British Columbia, Selkirk Mountains, Bruins Pass On March 17, 1993, Fritz B. (33), from Austria, ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall in Crevasse, Inadequate Equipment, Inexperience, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Robson
FALL IN CREVASSE, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, INEXPERIENCE British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Mount Robson C.C. and W.R. were descending Mount ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Rappel Error—No Backup/Belay, Inexperience, Weather, British Columbia, Park Range, Watchtower Peak
RAPPEL ERROR—NO RACKUP/RELAY, INEXPERIENCE, WEATHER British Columbia, Park Range, Watchtower Peak The Watchtower (2543 meters) is a grade 5.7 rock ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Ice, Unroped, Ice Collapse, Warm Weather, Quebec, Montreal, Mont Royal
FALL ON ICE, UNROPED, ICE COLLAPSE, WARM WEATHER Quebec, Montreal, Mont Royal On January 6, 1993, M.D. (29), an experienced ice climber ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Stranded, Fatigue, Inexperience, Party Separated, Quebec, Old Stoneham Cliffs
STRANDED, FATIGUE, INEXPERIENCE, PARTY SEPARATED Quebec, Old Stoneham Cliffs Late on August 22, 1993, Benoit L. (24) and Stephan G. (25) decided to climb ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection, Quebec, Val David, Mount King
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Quebec, Val David, Mount King On September 25,1993, F.C. (30), with seven years’ climbing experience, and ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Avalanche, Rockfall, Warm Weather, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, Early Bird Buttress
AVALANCHE, ROCKFALL, WARM WEATHER Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, Early Bird Buttress On May 19, 1993, three German climbers, L.S., S.V., ...
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Accident Reports
1994