American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
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
North America, United States, Utah, Bottleneck Peak, San Rafael Swell, 1993
Bottleneck Peak, San Rafael Swell, 1993. In March 1993, John Allen and I climbed the north face of the west sub-summit shoulder ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, Basketball Wall, Capitol Reef National Park
Basketball Wall, Capitol Reef National Park. West-facing Basketball Wall is five miles up the scenic drive from the visitor center. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, Arches National Park
Arches National Park. In the spring of 1994, Frenchmen Estève Haston and Laurent Gousult climbed Thelma and Louise (III, 5.11+, 5 pitches) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, Mountain of the Sun, West Face, "Tao of Light," Zion National Park
Mountain of the Sun, West Face, “Tao of Light,” Zion National Park. Paul Turecki and I climbed a new big-wall ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Utah, Streaked Wall, Zion National Park
Streaked Wall, Zion National Park. Paul Gagner and Eric Brand climbed a new route, the third, Latitudes (VI, 5.10, A4), on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Arizona, Tower Butte
Tower Butte. On October 23, Jason Keith and I made what we believe was the first ascent of Tower Butte. We ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, New Mexico, Leopold's Needle, Gila Wilderness Area
Leopold’s Needle, Gila Wilderness Area. Driving west into a setting sun, shortly before Glenwood, Jon Butler and I saw ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Wyoming, Pingora, Northeast Face, Wind River Range
Pingora, Northeast Face, Wind River Range. On August 28, Fred Beckey, Franziska Schawalder Garrett and I climbed three long new pitches ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Wyoming, Continental Towers, Wind River Range
Continental Towers, Wind River Range. In 1967, Fred Beckey and Bob Stevenson hiked up Little Sandy Creek and saw a set ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Colorado, Black Canyon of the Gunnison
Black Canyon of the Gunnison. Keith Reynolds and Courtney Scales made the third ascent of Earl Wiggins’ High and Dry (...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Colorado, Mount Fairchild, Honcho Boncho Buttress, Rocky Mountain National Park, 1992 and 1994
Mount Fairchild, Honcho Boncho Buttress, Rocky Mountain National Park, 1992 and 1994. On June 20, 1992, Doug Byerly and I climbed a new line ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, United States, Colorado, Lover's Leap, Wet Mountains, "Dull Roar of the Putterman"
Lover's Leap, Wet Mountains, “Dull Roar of the Putterman.” The Wet Mountains are probably the most beautiful Front Range climbing ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Logan, Atlantic Peak, Badham and Donjek
Logan, Atlantic Peak, Badham and Donjek. A number of expeditions successfully climbed Mount Logan. The following completed the climb by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Logan Attempt
Logan Attempt. On June 13, Alan Plinz, Ian Bornarth, William Hunt, Kurt Dreibholz, Frank Shea, Russ Norton and I as leader ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Logan Attempt, Early Bird Buttress
Logan Attempt, Early Bird Buttress.2 Patrick Peterson and I waited for five days at Klaune Lake for flying weather. We ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, McArthur Peak, East Summit
McArthur Peak, East Summit. Australian Tony Hunter, New Zealander Andy Scrace and Canadians Graham Rowbotham and I had first planned ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Kennedy and Hubbard
Kennedy and Hubbard. Americans Susan B. Clark, Emma Lipton and Ned Corkran climbed Mount Kennedy via the Cathedral Glacier between ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Badham and P 3700
Badham and P 3700. On June 13, Christopher Hammel, Mark Makela and I were flown to 2800 meters on the upper Donjek Glacier ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Stiletto, Sierra I and Eaglehead, Coast Range
Stiletto, Sierra I and Eaglehead, Coast Range. Technical new routes were done on each of these peaks, flanking the Tellot ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Rufous Peak, Northwest Face
Rufous Peak, Northwest Face. During a five-day trip into the Tchaikazan River valley in September, Steve Sheffield and I climbed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995