American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Climbing and Hiking in the Wind River Mountains
Climbing and Hiking in the Wind River Mountains, Second Edition. Joe Kelsey. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado. 400 pages, pocket-sized, softcover. $20.00. Comment: ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Stone Crusade: A Historical Guide to Bouldering in America
Stone Crusade: A Historical Guide to Bouldering in America. John Sherman with a foreword by John Gill. American Alpine Club, ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Chile Andinista; Su Historia
Chile Andinista; Su Historia. Evelio Echevarría. El Mercurio, Santiago, Chile, 1995 (but available from Echevarría, Department of Foreign Languages, ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Rocky Mountain National Park: The Climbers Guide
Rocky Mountain National Park: The Climbers Guide. Bernard Gillet. Earth- bound Press, 1993. 271 pages, black-and-white photos, maps and diagrams. $21.95. Comment: This ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Yosemite Climbs: Free Climbs
Yosemite Climbs: Free Climbs. Don Reid. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1994. 413 pages, black-and-white photos, maps and topos. $25.00. Comment: The second installment ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Catalogue of the Himalayan Literature
Catalogue of the Himalayan Literature, Third Edition. Edited by Yoshimi Yakushi. Hakusuigha Publishing Co., Ltd., Tokyo, 1994. 1320 pages. ¥55,000 (about $550.00). Comment: The ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Joshua Tree: Sport Climbs
Joshua Tree: Sport Climbs. Randy Vogel. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1994. 72 pages. $10.00. Comment: Over 250 so-called “clip-and-go” routes with topos. But isn’...
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Book Reviews
1995
Barry C. Bishop, 1932-1994
BARRY C. BISHOP 1932-1994 Noted climber, scientist and scholar Barry C. Bishop was killed in a one-car accident on September 24, 1994. ...
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In Memoriam
1995
William Osgood Field, 1904-1994
WILLIAM OSGOOD FIELD 1904-1994 It was 1941 when I first met Bill Field, a geology graduate of Harvard’s class of 1926. ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Robert Manly Ormes, 1904-1994
ROBERT MANLY ORMES 1904-1994 The name Ormes conjures up to Colorado adventurers of the past several decades immediate images of ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Dudley Tyler Smith, 1902-1994
DUDLEY TYLER SMITH 1902-1994 Dudley Tyler Smith was born in Denver on February 28, 1902 and died there on May 26, 1994. He became ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Chester David Tollakson, 1936-1994
CHESTER DAVID TOLLAKSON 1936-1994 More than anything, Dave Tollakson was a teacher. He was devoted to his students as a ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Gene Mason, 1928-1993
GENE MASON 1928-1993 Gene Mason loved life, never seemed to stop finding it exciting. The last letter I had from ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Steven Donald Federick Untch, 1956-1994
STEVEN DONALD FREDERICK UNTCH 1956-1994 My friend Steve Untch was a big man with a big smile and a big ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Julie Cheney Culberson, 1957-1993
JULIE CHENEY CULBERSON 1957-1993 One of America’s most loved and respected alpinists, teachers and guides was lost on August 9, 1993 ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Joseph M. Buswell, 1910-1994
JOSEPH M. BUSWELL 1910-1994 Joseph Buswell was a long-time member of the American Alpine Club and the Seattle Mountaineers. He ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Jill Claggett, 1957-1994
JILL CLAGGETT 1957-1994 Jill Claggett was fatally injured in a climbing accident in Prescott, Arizona on October 11. She fell a ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Frank G. Wells, 1932-1994
FRANK G. WELLS 1932-1994 Frank G. Wells was tragically killed on April 3, 1994 in a helicopter crash in the Ruby Mountains ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Gordon L. Doty, 1931-1993
GORDON L. DOTY 1931-1993 I came to Portland, Oregon, in June of 1971 for my internship. I climbed South Sister in ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Paul Victor Strumia, 1928-1994
PAUL VICTOR STRUMIA 1928-1994 Paul V. Strumia of Gladwyne, Pennsylvania, a member of the American Alpine Club since 1950, died after ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Macauley Letchfield Smith, 1905-1993
MACAULEY LETCHFIELD SMITH 1905-1993 Macauley Letchfield Smith was born in Louisville, Kentucky on March 10, 1905 and died on August 23, 1993. He graduated ...
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In Memoriam
1995
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. Now 342 members strong but addressing a much larger audience, the New York Section prides ...
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Club Activities
1995
A.A.C., Oregon Section
A.A.C., Oregon Section. The Oregon Section had a productive year with a variety of events. Numerous members of ...
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Club Activities
1995
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. 1994 was a busy and eventful year for the Section. As new members join, our ...
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Club Activities
1995
A.A.C., Southern California Section
A.A.C. Southern California Section. The Section was active during the year on two fronts in terms of access ...
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Club Activities
1995
Arizona Mountaineering Club
Arizona Mountaineering Club. Our club celebrated its 30th anniversary in 1994. A special outing was held at Tom’s Thumb in ...
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Club Activities
1995
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. The D.M.C., with its unique history and long tradition of supporting rock climbing and mountaineering ...
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Club Activities
1995
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. The H.M.C. celebrated its 70th anniversary in 1994, which was an eventful year for the club. ...
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Club Activities
1995
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. Another active year, 1994 saw 4056 individuals participating in the club’s instructional courses and climbing outings. Many of the ...
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Club Activities
1995
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. The Climbing Committee, chaired by Doug Wilson, scheduled 292 climbs in the summer season and 16 winter climbs. The climbing ...
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Club Activities
1995
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. The Mountaineers, with nearly 15,000 members, is based in Seattle with branches in Bellingham, Everett, Olympia and Tacoma, Washington. ...
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Club Activities
1995
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Forty-Eighth Annual Report of the Safety Committees of The American Alpine Club and The Alpine Club of Canada
This is the forty-eighth issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the seventeenth that has been done jointly between ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1995
Stranded, Hypothermia, Weather, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Yamnuska
STRANDED, HYPOTHERMIA, WEATHER Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Yamnuska Rob, Loree, and Bob started up the scree slopes of Yamnuska under ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Slip on Stick, Weather, Darkness, Fatigue, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Ishbel
SLIP ON STICK, WEATHER, DARKNESS, FATIGUE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Ishbel On June 18, 1994, O.M.(45) and C.C.(39) started off ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Rappel Failure—Incorrect Use of Equipment, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Heart Creek
RAPPEL FAILURE—INCORRECT USE OF EQUIPMENT Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Heart Creek On June 26, 1994, Alan C. was rock climbing at Heart ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Slip on Snow, Inattention, Inadequate Equipment, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Lawson
SLIP ON SNOW, INATTENTION, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Lawson Elizabeth N. (45) and John D. climbed Mt. Lawson (2795 meters), ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Fall on Rock, Placed Inadequate Protection, Exceeding Abilities, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Canmore Area, Stoneworks Crag
FALL ON ROCK, PLACED INADEQUATE PROTECTION, EXCEEDING ABILITIES Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Canmore Area, Stoneworks Crag At about 1730 on July 10, 1994, Ian ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Fall on Rock, Handhold Failure, Protection Pulled Out, Alberta Rocky Mountains, Grand Sentinel Pinnacle
FALL ON ROCK, HANDHOLD FAILURE, PROTECTION PULLED OUT Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Grand Sentinel Pinnacle A party of three were climbing ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Fall on Ice, Placed No Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Aberdeen
FALL ON ICE, PLACED NO PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Aberdeen A party of four were starting up the bare ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Belay, Distraction, Hot Weather, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, CMC Valley
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE BELAY, DISTRACTION, HOT WEATHER Alberta, Rocky Mountains, CMC Valley R.B. and B.T. were climbing ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Fall on Rock, Faulty Use of Crampons—Failed to Put Them on, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Collier
FALL ON ROCK, FAULTY USE OF CRAMPONS—FAILED TO PUT THEM ON Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Collier Two climbers, R....
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Accident Reports
1995
Rappel Failure, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Lake Louise, Back of the Lake Crag
RAPPEL FAILURE, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Lake Louise, Back of the Lake Crag On July 26, 1994, D.O. (29), a sport ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Fall on Rock, Placed Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Yamnuska
FALL ON ROCK, PLACED INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Yamnuska While leading the third pitch of Red Shirt on ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Off Route, Stranded, Fatigue, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple
OFF ROUTE, STRANDED, FATIGUE, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple On August 1, 1994, a party of two were overdue on the ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Fall on Rock, Heavy Pack, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple
FALL ON ROCK, HEAVY PACK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Temple While five climbers were being evacuated higher on the mountain ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Rock Fall, Late Start, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Lefroy
ROCKFALL, LATE START Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Lefroy A party of two left Abbot Pass hut at 0900, August 14, 1994, to climb ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Rappel Error—Haste, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cowbell Crag
RAPPEL ERROR—HASTE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cowbell Crag One Sunday morning in August, 1994, Phil M. went climbing at Cowbell Crag ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Fall on Rock, Heavy Pack, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Yamnuska
FALL ON ROCK, HEAVY PACK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Yamnuska On August 28,1994, Stan and Pam were attempting the seven-pitch, 5.8 A1 ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Avalanche — Misjudged History of Snow Pack, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca
AVALANCHE—MISJUDGED HISTORY OF SNOW PACK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca On August 31, 1994, mountain guide J.B. and three students ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Fall on Snow, Unable to Self-Arrest; Then—Fatigue, Fall on Snow, Lost Ice Axe, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Victoria
FALL ON SNOW, NO BELAY, UNABLE TO SELF-ARREST; THEN— FATIGUE, FALL ON SNOW, LOST ICE AXE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount ...
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Accident Reports
1995