American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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497 Records

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Exposure, Inadequate Equipment and Physical Conditioning, Weather, Inexperience, Washington, Mount Rainier
EXPOSURE, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT AND PHYSICAL CONDITIONING, WEATHER, INEXPERIENCE Washington, Mount Rainier On March 8, 1993, at 0920, RMI senior guide George Dunn radioed ...
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1994
Fall on Rock, Weather, No Spotter and No Hard Hat, Washington, Icicle River Canyon
FALL ON ROCK, WEATHER, NO SPOTTER AND NO HARD HAT Washington, Icicle River Canyon On April 17, 1993, the Everett Mountaineers were ...
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1994
Falling Rock, Poor Position, Washington, North Twin Sister
FALLING ROCK, POOR POSITION Washington, North Twin Sister On June 6, 1993, a group of five Bellingham Mountaineers were ascending the South ...
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1994
Fall Into Crevasse, Uncontrolled Glissade, Descending Unroped, Washington, Olympic National Park, Mount Olympus
FALL INTO CREVASSE, UNCONTROLLED GLISSADE, DESCENDING UNROPED Washington, Olympic National Park, Mount Olympus On June 16, 1993, Mason Flint, David Whiting and ...
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1994
Frostbite, Washington, Mount Rainier
FALLING ROCK Washington, Icicle River Canyon, Snow Lakes On July 31, 1993, Rolf Sonnerup (28) was climbing on a popular rock face across ...
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1994
Falling Rock, Washington, Icicle River Canyon, Snow Lakes
FALLING ROCK Washington, Icicle River Canyon, Snow Lakes On July 31, 1993, Rolf Sonnerup (28) was climbing on a popular rock face across ...
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1994
Falling Rock/Piton Pulled Out, Placed Inadequate Protection, Fall on Rock
On October 9,1993, Joel Blumhagen (43) and Darby Roach were climbing the standard route on Chair Peak. At 1245 Blumhagen clipped into an ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Falls on Rock, Belayer Dropped Leader, Rappelled off End of Rope, Foot and Leg Stuck Between Rocks, West Virginia, New River Gorge and Cooper's Rock
FALLS ON ROCK, BELAYER DROPPED LEADER, RAPPELLED OFF END OF ROPE, FOOT AND LEG STUCK BETWEEN ROCKS West Virginia, New ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Rock Broke Loose, Fall on Rock, Ice Tools and Pitons Pulled Out, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton
ROCK BROKE LOOSE, FALL ON ROCK, ICE TOOLS AND PITONS PULLED OUT Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton On ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Equipment, Off-Route, Unroped, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mount Moran
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, OFF-ROUTE, UNROPED Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mount Moran Beset by bad weather and injury, ...
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1994
Avalanche, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mount Moran
AVALANCHE Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mount Moran On July 28, 1993, PM (male—42), MG (female—37), and JG (male— 38) attempted to climb ...
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1994
Fall on Snow, Unable to Self-Arrest, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton
FALL ON SNOW, UNABLE TO SELF-ARREST Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton On August 13, 1993, CR (27) was returning via the ...
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1994
Inadequate Belay, Fall on Rock, Wyoming, Devil's Tower
INADEQUATE BELAY, FALL ON ROCK Wyoming, Devil’s Tower On August 23, 1993, at 0830, Nate Beckwith (21), David Haagensen (23) and Jung Soo (21) were ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Rappel Anchor Came Out, Fall on Rock, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mount Moran
RAPPEL ANCHOR CAME OUT, FALL ON ROCK Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mount Moran RK (23) and JG (20) died of multiple ...
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1994
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table I
 Number of Total     Accidents Reported Persons Involved Injured Killed   USA CAN USA CAN USA CAN USA CAN  1951 15  22  11  3   1952 31  35  17  13   1953 24  27  12  12   1954 31  41  31  8   1955 34  39  28  6   1956 46  72  54  13   1957 45  53  28  18   1958 32  39  23  11   1959 42 2 56 2 31 0 19 2  1960 47 4 64 12 37 8 19 4  1961 49 9 61 14 45 10 14 4  1962 71 1 90 1 64 0 19 1  1963 68 11 79 12 47 10 19 2  1964 53 11 65 16 44 10 14 3  1965 72 0 90 0 59 0 21 0  1966 67 7 80 9 52 6 16 3  1967 74 10 110 14 63 7 33 5  1968 70 13 87 19 43 12 27 5  1969 94 11 125 17 66 9 29 2  1970 129 11 174 11 88 5 15 5  1971 110 17 138 29 76 11 31 7  1972 141 29 184 42 98 17 49 13  1973 108 6 131 6 85 4 36 2  1974 96 7 177 50 75 1 26 5  1975 78 7 158 22 66 8 19 2  1976 137 16 303 31 210 9 53 6  1977 121 30 277 49 106 21 32 11  1978 118 17 221 19 85 6 42 10  1979 100 36 137 54 83 17 40 19  1980 191 29 295 85 124 26 33 8  1981 97 43 223 119 80 39 39 6  1982 140 48 305 126 120 43 24 14  1983 187 29 442 76 169 26 37 7  1984 182 26 459 63 174 15 26 6  1985 195 27 403 62 190 22 17 3  1986 203 31 406 80 182 25 37 14  1987 192 25 377 79 140 23 32 9  1988 156 18 288 44 155 18 24 4  1989 141 18 272 36 124 11 17 9  1990 136 25 245 50 125 24 24 4  1991 169 20 302 66 147 11 18 6  1992 175 17 351 45 144 11 43 6  1993 132 27 274 50 121 17 21 14  Totals 4215 601 7500 1334 3599 475 1037 209 
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1994
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table II
 1951–1992 1993  Geographical Districts Number of Accidents Deaths Total Persons Involved Number of Accidents Deaths Total Persons Involved  Canada   Alberta 285 85 618 19 10 35  British Columbia 239 92 524 4 3 7  ...
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1994
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table III
TABLE III  1951-92 1959-92 1993 1993   USA CAN. USA CAN.  Terrain      Rock 3045 354 96 13  Snow 1879 280 31 6  Ice 162 69 5 8  River 12 3 0 0  Unknown 22 6 0 0  Ascent or Descent      Ascent 2759 377 90 18  Descent 1701 257 39 8  Unknown 242 1 3 1  ...
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1994