American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Utah, Castleton Tower, North Face
Castleton Tower, North Face. Newsworthy is the first ascent of a new route on the north face of Castleton Tower, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Utah, Convent, Castle Valley, 1992
Convent, Castle Valley, 1992. Rob Slater and Jim Bodenhamer climbed the Junior Buttress (IV, 5.10, A2) in 1992, following the south skyline of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Utah, "Frankenstein" and Echo Pinnacle, Moab, 1992
“Frankenstein” and Echo Pinnacle, Moab, 1992. In May, 1992, Mike Baker soloed a big new tower ¼ mile before the Bride, which he ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Utah, Family Butte Group, San Rafael Swell
Family Butte Group, San Rafael Swell. In April, in the San Rafael Swell near Goblin Valley, Benny Bach, Charles Martin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park, New Routes
Zion National Park, New Routes. During the spring, I climbed two new big routes in Zion National Park. Brad Quinn, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Arizona, Toothrock
Toothrock. On October 23, Jason Keith and I completed the third ascent of 2000-foot Toothrock by a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Arizona, Right Mitten
Right Mitten. In Monument Valley, Dan Langmade and Dave Insley climbed the Right Mitten (6 pitches, 5.9, A2). The route ascends the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Arizona, "Tombstone" and "Down Tower," Chuska Mountains
“Tombstone” and “Down Tower,” Chuska Mountains. Cameron Burns has written an article on the ascent of two desert towers in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Montana, Cwalqn, Bitterroot Range
Cwalqn, Bitterroot Range. Stephen Porcella has written an article entitled Minimum Impact” about a climb which he and Bruce Anderson ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Colorado, Colorado National Monument
Colorado National Monument. The south face of Grand View Spire was climbed by Mike Baker, Michael Kennedy and Bob Wade (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Wyoming, Cloudveil Dome, "Nimbus," Tetons
Cloudveil Dome, “Nimbus,” Tetons. Steve Koch and I did a new five-pitch route on the northeast face of Cloudveil Dome, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Wyoming, Winter Traverse of Teewinot, Owen and the Grand Teton
Winter Traverse of Teewinot, Owen and the Grand Teton. From January 30 to February 2, Gary Wilmot, Greg Collins and I traversed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Wyoming, P 12,258, West Face, Wind River Range
P 12,258, West Face, Wind River Range. On August 17, Reid Dowdle and I completed what may be a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Wyoming, Mount Hooker, "The Third Eye"
Mount Hooker, “The Third Eye.” In August, Steve Quinlan and I climbed a completely new route on Mount Hooker (VI, 5.10, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Climbing in the Icefield Ranges of Kluane National Park Reserve
Climbing in the Icefield Ranges of Kluane National Park Reserve. The 1993 season was characterized by relatively mild weather during June ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan East Ridge by All-Female Team
Mount Logan East Ridge by All-Female Team. Sylvia Forest, Leanne Alison, Andrea Petzold and I took advantage of the unusually ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, McArther Peak, South Face
McArthur Peak, South Face. On June 1, Paul Gonzales, Fred Beckey, Mark Landreville and I were dropped on the Hubbard Glacier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Augusta
Mount Augusta. Mount Augusta (4289 meters, 14,070 feet) was first climbed by Pete Schoening and party in 1953 by the north ridge, by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Pinnacle Peak and Other Ascents
Pinnacle Peak and Other Ascents. On April 30, Rodden Mcgowan and I flew to the south arm of the Kaskawulsh Glacier. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies and Coast Range, Mount Edziza, 1992
Mount Edziza, 1992. Rocco Osborn, Ian Spooner and I explored and climbed in the Edziza Provincial Park, British Columbia, in July 1992. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies and Coast Range, Mount Birdwood, East Face
Mount Birdwood, East Face. On February 27, Keith Haberl and I climbed a new line of water ice, snow gullies and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies and Coast Range, Slesse Mountain, East Pillar Direct
Slesse Mountain, East Pillar Direct. From August 29 to 31, Perry Beckham and I completed a new rock route on the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, North West Territories, Harrison Smith and Lotus Flower, Logan Mountains
Harrison Smith and Lotus Flower Tower, Logan Mountains. Paola Fanton, Giuseppe Bagattoli, Danny Zampiccoli, Fabio Leoni and I traveled north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, North West Territories, Proboscis Variant, Logan Mountains, 1992
Proboscis Variant, Logan Mountains, 1992. Spaniards José María Codina and Joaquín Olmo made the second ascent of the 1963 first-ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Climbs in Auyuittuq National Park, Cumberland Peninsula
Climbs in Auyuittuq National Park, Cumberland Peninsula. In June, Germans Frank Jourdan and Wilhelm Alfred attempted two climbs both of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Ellesmere Island
Ellesmere Island. The Innuitian Orogen geological province constitutes a marvelous sandstone desert of mesas and buttes punctuating the icefields. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Mexico, El Gran Trono Blanco
El Gran Trono Blanco. Paul Piana has written a full article on the first free ascent of the Pan American ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Greenland, South-North Traverse
South-North Traverse. Reinhold Messner and his brother Dr. Hubert Messner completed a remarkable traverse of Greenland, which took them not ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
The Mountaineers
GunnbjØrnsfjeld Ascent and Altitudes. In May, I guided Steve Fossett, Steve Elliot and Brian Ewart up GunnbjØrnsfjeld, thought ...
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Club Activities
1994
North America, Greenland, Laupers Bjerg
Laupers Bjerg. Iain Macdonald, Adam Hyne, Neil Smith and I left the UK on July 17. Making use of plane, helicopter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, East Greenland
Schweizerland, East Greenland. Our Catalan expedition was composed of Nuria Pares, Pep Bisquert, Miquel Autet, Angel Serra, Montse Riesco and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Greenland, Sermersoq Island, South Greenland
Sermersoq Island, South Greenland. Britons Mike Banks, Roger Birnstingl, Irishmen Bill Hannon and I climbed on Sermersoq Island near Kap ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Ecuador, Chimborazo Avalanche Tragedy
Chimborazo Avalanche Tragedy. On November 10, a number of climbers left the Whymper Hut on Chimborazo to climb to the summit. ...
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Accident Reports
1994
South America, Ecuador, Cerros de Llanganti Traverse
Cerros de Llanganati Traverse. Luis Durand, Jorge Pérez and I headed in January for the Cerros de Llanganati, a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca
Cordillera Blanca. In 1993, the apparent return of political stability and less activity by the Sendero Luminoso resulted in a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Cashan Oeste
Cashan Oeste. Mark Richey and I made a new route and, we believe, the second ascent of Cashan Oeste (5701 meters, 18,705 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Huanscarán, Anqosh (North) Face
Huascarán, Anqosh (North) Face. Boštjan Ložar, Tomaž Petac and I made a new route on the Anqosh ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Artesonraju
Artesonraju. There were two Slovene groups that climbed on Artesonraju this season. On June 1, Andrej Kecman and Dusan Kosir climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Chacraraju Este Attempts
Chacraraju Este Attempts. On July 18, Slovenes Pavle Kozjek and Gregor Kresal tackled the unclimbed east face of Chacraraju Este. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash
Cordillera Huayhuash. The Cordillera Huayhuash has been practically unvisited since 1987, but interest is now being revived due to the decline ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Rondoy Attempt, Cordillera Huayhuash
Rondoy Attempt, Cordillera Huayhuash. Mark Richey and I attempted a direct new route on the west face of Rondoy (5883 meters, 19,301 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Huascarán Norte Tragedy
Huascarán Norte Tragedy. An Italian expedition had hoped to repeat the Casarotto route on the north face of Huascará...
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Accident Reports
1994
Salcantay Tragedy
Salcantay Tragedy. Steve Kelsey, a South African living in North Wales, and Briton Graham Whittaker were tragically killed when they ...
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Accident Reports
1994
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, 1992
Cordillera Apolobamba, 1992. Our expedition consisted of Ian Farmer, Steve Phillips, Rob Weight, Shona MacKenzie, Dr. Vivek Kulkarni and me as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Peaks in Southern Cordillera Apolobamba
Peaks in Southern Cordillera Apolobamba. Ken Findlay, Les Holbert, Pamela Holt, Ray Dimmock, Ian Wadsworth, Sue Cooper, Ashley Hardwell and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Huayna Potosí, North-South Traverse
Huayna Potosí North-South Traverse. British climbers Simon Abrahams, Jim Hall and Tony Matthews made a traverse of Huayna Potosí, starting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Laramcota Valley, Quimsa Cruz
Laramcota Valley, Quimsa Cruz. The Cordillera de Quimsa Cruz can be reached by LaPaz-Viloco local buses. From the village of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera de Potosí
Cordillera de Potosí. This range, nine miles east of historic Potosí, has some 50 rock peaks between 4800 meters and the highest, 5056...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Gigante Grande, West Face, Quimsa Cruz
Gigante Grande, West Face, Quimsa Cruz. In July, Argentine Teo Plaza and Spaniard Iñaqui San Vicente made the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Gigante Grande, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz
Gigante Grande, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz. On August 9 and 10, Kevin Starr and I climbed the western face of Gigante Grande (5749 meters, 18,862 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994