American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The Mountaineers
On April 1, 1995, as this Journal was at Nimrod Press being printed, its editor for the past 35 years, H. Adams Carter, ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1995
Shadows of Doubt, Mount Hunter
Shadows of Doubt, Mount Hunter Michael Kennedy CLICK! A SIMPLE SOUND: the snap of a crampon heel-bail against a plastic ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
"Deprivation" on Mount Hunter
“Deprivation” on Mount Hunter Marc Francis Twight Our new psycho-mixed climb, “Deprivation,” rises nearly 2000 vertical meters (6562 vertical feet) up the ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Mount Saint Elias —Southwest Buttress
Mount Saint Elias- Southwest Buttress Ruedi Homberger, Schweizer Alpen Club In Memory of Miroslav Šmid I FIRST SAW MOUNT SAINT ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Mount Crillon—Sixty-One Years Ago
Mount Crillon—Sixty-One Years Ago Bradford Washburn (Mount Crillon lies on a peninsula immediately west of Glacier Bay in the ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Cathedral Spires, Kichatna Mountains
Cathedral Spires, Kichatna Mountains Michael Pennings,* unaffiliated AS THE FOUR OF US STOOD silently watching the plane fly away, the ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Hyperborea, West Face of Asgard's North Tower
Hyperborea, West Face of Asgard’s North Tower Noel Craine, Alpine Climbing Group OUR EXPEDITION WAS ORIGINALLY composed of Britons ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Baffin Island: Big Past, Bigger Future
Baffin Island: Big Past, Bigger Future Eugene Fisher ERIK THE RED WAS BOOTED OUT of Iceland in 986 AD for, as ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Rocky Mountain Octopussy
Rocky Mountain Octopussy Jeff Lowe THE FROZEN WATERFALLS on the limestone cliff bands east of Vail, Colorado have, over the ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
First Free Ascent of the Nose in a Day
First Free Ascent of the Nose in a Day Lynn Hill AFTER having succeeded in making the first free ascent ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Shiprock's East Face
Shiprock’s East Face Cameron M. Burns IN THE LATE 1980s, LUKE LAESER and I began collecting information, stories and ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
On the Brink on Broad Peak
On the Brink on Broad Peak Carlos Carsolio, Mexico Blackest night, silence … As I approach the edge, I feel frustrated ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Shaksgam Exploration, Tilman's Loop and Gasherbrum Glacier to K2 Glacier
Shaksgam Exploration Tilman’s Loop and Gasherbrum Glacier to K2 Glacier Kurt Diemberger "THE NEXT MORNING TILMAN arrived. He had ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Ascent of P 6640, Chinese Karakoram
Ascent of P 6640, Chinese Karakoram Adrian Burgess, Alpine Climbing Group ALL OUR ENERGIES were focused on the ascent of the ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Great Trango Tower
Great Trango Tower Xaver Bongard, Club Alpin Suisse* All climbers who pass urdokas, an obligatory halt on the road to ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Nanda Devi
Nanda Devi Charles S. Houston And there she was! Cresting the ragged rocks, casually scattered By some huge force, we ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Glacial Movement in the Khumbu Icefall
Glacial Movement in the Khumbu Icefall Jack Starmer SINCE 1921 WHEN GEORGE MALLORY FIRST SAW IT from the brink of the ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
Two Memoranda, A Brief History of Mount Everest's Altitude and The Configuration of the Summit of Mount Everest
Two Memoranda A Brief History of Mount Everest’s Altitude and The Configuration of the Summit of Mount Everest Bradford ...
AAJ
Feature Article
1995
The Seven Summits
The Seven Summits. Americans have been in the lead in climbing the highest points of all the continents. Now, Dolly ...
AAJ
Notes
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary
Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1994. For the third consecutive year, a new record has been set for the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, Entire South Buttress
McKinley, Entire South Buttress. Parts of the South Buttress of McKinley (Denali) have been climbed before, but starting from the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, North Summit, Telemark Ski Descent of Wickersham Wall
McKinley North Summit, Telemark Ski Descent of Wickersham Wall. Starting on May 5, Tyson Bradley and John Montecucco made a ski ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, South Face, Milan Kriššak Memorial Route
McKinley, South Face, Milan Kriššak Memorial Route. Mark Bunker and I completed the second ascent of this route, taking ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Hunter and Deborah, 1993
Hunter and Deborah, 1993. Holly Samson and I climbed the west ridge of Hunter to 9200 feet on May 20, 1993. The next day, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hunter, North Buttress
Mount Hunter, North Buttress. Two articles on remarkably difficult new routes up the north buttress of Mount Hunter appear earlier ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Hunter, Moonflower Buttress
Hunter, Moonflower Buttress. Bill Belcourt and I made the fourth ascent to the summit of Mug Stumps’ Moonflower Buttress route ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Huntington, Winter Attempt
Huntington, Winter Attempt. On February 14, 1994, Dr. Robert O’Brien and I planned to be flown to the branch of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Mather, North Ridge
Mather, North Ridge. In three short days, Jeff Apple Benowitz and I reached the bottom of the climb from the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Eyetooth and Sugartooth, Ruth Gorge
Eyetooth and Sugartooth, Ruth Gorge. On June 17, Doug Keeting flew Tommi Bonapace, Raimund Haas and me to just below Mount ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, P 6840, Ramparts
P 6840, Ramparts. Billy Shott and Steve Gorhman ascended the southwest face of P 6840, a 1700-foot-high granite wall (5.10, A2). This peak ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Middle Triple, Kichatna Spires, First Ascent by a Woman
Middle Triple, Kichatna Spires, First Ascent by a Woman. On July 12, Michele Morseth and I were flown to the Shadows ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Jeffers, Kichatna Spires
Mount Jeffers, Kichatna Spires. On July 1, Jay Smith and Steve Gerberding are said to have climbed a new route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Exploratory Mountaineering in the Revelation Mountains
Exploratory Mountaineering in the Revelation Mountains. After two weeks of frustrating waiting in Anchorage in one of the worst Mays ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Torbert from the West and P 6750, Tordrillo Mountains
Mount Torbert from the West and P 6750, Tordrillo Mountains. As far as we know, our ascent of Torbert (3479 meters, 11,413 feet) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Hunter Creek Peaks, Chugach Mountains
Hunter Creek Peaks, Chugach Mountains. On June 30, Mikki Hand, Jonathan Rose and I flew to 3800 feet on the seldom-visited east ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Canwell-Gakona Traverse and Climbs, 1993
Canwell-Gakona Traverse and Climbs, 1993. In April, 1993, Ian McRae and I ascended the Canwell Glacier. We climbed a new direct mixed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, McGinnis, Winter Ascent
McGinnis, Winter Ascent. On February 24, Ian McRae and I crossed the Delta River and skied 15 miles up McGinnis Creek into ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, P 9100, Delta Range
P 9100, Delta Range. During the last week of July, Mike Litzow, Eric Sloan and I slogged up the Casner Glacier, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell Mountains Traverse, 1993
Wrangell Mountains Traverse, 1993. During the whole of June, 1993, Charlie Wolf, Matthew Goewert and Minot Meser made a traverse of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Bona, Wrangell Mountains
Bona, Wrangell Mountains. On June 16, Paul Klaus flew Paul Barry, Norm Lawler and me to 10,500 feet on the Klutlan Glacier, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Good Neighbor Peak, Mount Vancouver
Good Neighbor Peak, Mount Vancouver. On April 21, Kennan Harvey and I flew to the south face of Vancouver with Gulf ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Elephant's Tooth, Albatross, and Caliban
On July 13, 1993, Lorna Corson and I were landed at Circle Lake in the Arrigetch Peaks . After hiking two loads up ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, DeLong Mountains, Brooks Range
DeLong Mountains, Brooks Range. The cold spring and wet summer in the Alaskan Arctic caused floods that swept away villages ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather from the North
Fairweather from the North. On May 8, Dean James from Wales, Ian Berry and Andrew Allerton from England, and I from ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather, Southeast Ridge
Fairweather, Southeast Ridge. Joe Lackey and I were landed in beautiful weather on the Fairweather Glacier. After a false start, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Alaska, Burkett, Southeast Face
Burkett, Southeast Face. In early May, Greg Collum and I helicoptered from Petersburg to Base Camp at 4200 feet on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Washington, Lichtenberg Mountain, West Face
Lichtenberg Mountain, West Face. During a late summer hike north of Stevens Pass, my son Nik and I looked up ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Washington, Cutthroat Peak, "Portly Gentleman's Route"
Cutthroat Peak, “Portly Gentleman’s Route.” On August 28, Brian Buck and I left the North Cascades Highway 1.8 miles west of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Washington, Mount Rainier, Sunset Amphitheater Headwall, 1993
Mount Rainier, Sunset Amphitheater Headwall, 1993, Correction. On page 133 of AAJ 1994, a route was described as being new. It seems likely ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Washington, University Peak, Bear Raid Wall, No Bear Wall
University Peak, Bear Raid Wall, No Bear Wall. Matt Graham, Barbara Presteridge and I climbed the direct north face (III, 5.8) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995