American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
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
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, El Capitan, Muir Wall, Attempted Free Ascent
El Capitan, Muir Wall, Attempted Free Ascent. On April 15, Kurt Smith, Greg Epperson and I embarked on a ground-up free ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, California—Yosemite, The Nose, El Capitan, First One-Day All-Free Ascent
The Nose, El Capitan, First One-Day All-Free Ascent. In September, Lynn Hill one-upped her first free ascent of the Nose ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Climbs in the Sierra Nevada
Climbs in the Sierra Nevada. The Sierra high country experienced a great deal of climber activity during the summer of 1994, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Merriam Peak, North Face
Merriam Peak, North Face. The left edge of the beautiful north pillar of Merriam Peak begins as a blocky, segmented ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Treasure Peak, The Pharaoh and The White Fang
Treasure Peak, The Pharaoh and The White Fang. Treasure Peak is 6 miles north of Mount Abbott and is called by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, The Cobra, "From Afar," Gorge of Despair, 1992
The Cobra, “From Afar,” Gorge of Despair, 1992. In July, 1992, Guy Keesee and I climbed this two-pitch route on The Cobra’...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, P 13,040+, Third Needle, Trail Camp Crag, Lone Pine Peak, The Duck, The Turret
P 13,040+, Third Needle, Trail Camp Crag, Lone Pine Peak, The Duck, The Turret. P 13,040+ lies just north of Mount Powell. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, California—Sierra Nevada, Patterson Bluffs, "The Sun Also Rises"
Patterson Bluffs, “The Sun Also Rises. " In September, Scott Cosgrove, Jim Zellers and I completed a free ascent of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, Fisher Towers
Fisher Towers. In recent years, there has been a trend towards very fast repeats in the Fisher Towers. The spring ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, Fisher Towers
Fisher Towers. Betsi McKittrick, Jimmy Dunn and Peter Banfield climbed with a top rope Little Hoodoo (5.9+), near the Cobra Hoodoo. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, Moab Area
Moab Area. A relatively new climbing area is known as Culvert Canyon It is located ten miles down the Potash ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, Tusher Canyon, Moab Area
Tusher Canyon, Moab Area. On October 23, Brian Takei and I climbed Walden’s Room (II, 5.10, Al, 3 pitches) on the House ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, More Moab Area Climbs
More Moab Area Climbs. Jay Smith and his wife Jo climbed King Krimson (5.11,2 pitches) in the spring. The route is ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, River Road Area, Dolofright, Spring 1994
River Road Area, Dolofright, Spring 1994. Along River Road, between Moab and Castle Valley and above Big Bend between Mile Markers 7 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, River Road Area
River Road Area. During Jeff Lowe’s honeymoon with Teri Ebel, they established a new route, a hard, wide crack 200 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, New Routes in Canyonlands National Park, Island in the Sky District, 1992-3
New Routes in Canyonlands National Park, Island in the Sky District, 1992-3. I made the following new routes. In February, 1992, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, Canyonlands National Park, Island in the Sky District
Canyonlands National Park, Island in the Sky District. In October, Jon Burnham and Bill Duncan climbed Chortler’s Joy (II, 5.9, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, Canyonlands National Park, Maze District
Canyonlands National Park, Maze District. John Rosholt and Keen Butterworth climbed The Epicurean (III, 5.10c, 5 pitches) on the north face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, First Ascents in Zion National Park, 1993
First Ascents in Zion National Park, 1993. In October, 1993, Doug Byerly and I climbed the south face of Mount Majestic (P 6955) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, San Rafael Swell
San Rafael Swell. Frosty Weller and Randall Weekley made the first ascent of Sandcastle by its northwest face (II, 5.10-, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995