American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Washington, North Cascades, Mount Morrison, Don-Julie
Mount Morrison, Don-Julie. In the summer of 1994 I climbed the Hobbs/Slate route on the north buttress of Mount Morrison ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Washington, North Cascades, Inspiration Peak, Southwest Buttress
Inspiration Peak, Southwest Buttress. On July 16, my brother Carl and I climbed the Southwest Buttress of Inspiration Peak. This buttress ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, Activity in Yosemite Valley
Activity in Yosemite Valley. The most brilliant effort of 1995 was Alex Huber's second all-free ascent of the Salathé Wall. Accompanied ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, New Route
El Capitan, New Route. It was reported that Steve Gerberding, Scott Stowe and Lori Reddle put up a new A5 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, Cleanup of the Nose
El Capitan, Cleanup of the Nose. The Conservation Committee of the AAC provided a generous grant to a group of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, Winds of Change, Second Ascent
El Capitan, Winds of Change, Second Ascent. Grega Lajen and Iztok Mihev made a convoluted second ascent of Winds of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, Ribbon Falls Amphitheater, Reason Beyond Insanity
Ribbon Falls Amphitheater, Reason Beyond Insanity. On October 12, Canadian Sean Easton and I started up the previously unclimbed 1,200-foot main ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, The Sentinel, Direct North Face, Free Ascent
The Sentinel, Direct North Face, Free Ascent. In early October I began a two-week effort to free the Sentinel. Grant ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Peak 12,960+, South Face, Zig-Zag Dihedral
Peak 12,960+, South Face, Zig-Zag Dihedral. This peak has also been referred to as Peak 13,016 and Peak 3985 meters. Its large south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Sierra National Forest, Balch Camp Flake, JCA's Wide World Of Sport
Sierra National Forest, Balch Camp Flake, JCA’s Wide World Of Sport. Normally I wouldn’t bother to report such ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Whitney Portal Area, Mushroom Tower, New Routes
Whitney Portal Area, Mushroom Tower, New Routes. This attractive formation is about one mile west of Whitney Portal Buttress. It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Climbing Activity in Zion National Park
Climbing Activity in Zion National Park. The climbing seasons of 1995 were affected by heavy spring rains, the typical scorching hot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Lovelace, First Free Ascent
Lovelace, First Free Ascent. On April 25, Kennan Harvey and I wanted to try a free ascent of Moonlight Buttress in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Paria Point, Sunlight Butress
Paria Point, Sunlight Buttress. In October, Ron Olevsky, Steve Johnson and I completed a new route on the east face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Monument Valley, The Stagecoach, Bandito Route
Monument Valley, The Stagecoach, Bandito Route. Carl Tobin, Dan Langmade, and I climbed the first ascent of the Bandito Route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Bridger Jack, Indian Creek, Still Alive at 35
Bridger Jack, Indian Creek, Still Alive at 35. The route climbs the east face of the mesa beginning in a shallow ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Taylor Canyon, Aphrodite, South Face, The Rotor
Taylor Canyon, Aphrodite, South Face, The Rotor. Mike Pennings and I completed a route on the south face a month-and-a-half ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, The Fortress, South-Southwest Face
The Fortress, South-Southwest Face. Mike Pennings and I explored an area down around Mineral Bottom and climbed a free route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Canyonlands National Park, Airport Tower, Sky Pilot
Canyonlands National Park, Airport Tower, Sky Pilot. Mike Baker and Leslie Henderson climbed a new route on Airport Tower in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Arches National Park, Miss Rosa Coldfield
Arches National Park, Miss Rosa Coldfield. The tower is the first landform south of the Phallus and was soloed in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Moab area, New Routes, Stairway to Heaven
Moab area, New Routes. Stairway to Heaven (III 5.10, five pitches, 410 feet) climbs to the rimrock via a crack system in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Tusher/Mill Canyon Area, The House of Putterman
Tusher/Mill Canyon Area, The House of Putterman. In October, Jon Butler and I made a free ascent of The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Sister Superior, Castle Valley Area, Black Sabbath
Sister Superior, Castle Valley area, Black Sabbath. The first free ascent of the north face of Sister Superior (III 5.11, four ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Fisher Towers Area, New Ascents
Fisher Towers Area, New Ascents. Echo Tower, The Tapeworm (IV 5.8 A3, six pitches, 625 feet). The major new line on Echo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Cottontail, Hammerless Ascent
Cottontail, Hammerless Ascent. It was reported that Dave Goldstein and Mark Hammond made a probable first hammerless ascent of Cottontail ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Texas and Arch Canyon Area, El Cerro Del Perro
Texas and Arch Canyon Area, El Cerro Del Perm. This remote tower is located on the south side of a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Lake Powell Area, Tower Butte, West Face
Lake Powell Area, Tower Butte, West Face. Davy Insley and Jason Keith first ascended this remote butte. Approach by boat ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, San Rafael Swell, Various Ascents
San Rafael Swell, Various Ascents. Petrifying Wood Tower, Black Cow (III 5.10 A4, three pitches, 310 feet). The tower is located two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Factory Butte, San Rafael Swell, School for Advanced Suffering
Factory Butte, San Rafael Swell, School for Advanced Suffering. The route was first climbed by Cheryl Hogan and me on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Wasatch Mountains, Little Cottonwood Canyon, Various Ascents
Little Cottonwood Canyon, Various Ascents. The most significant new climbs in recent years have mostly been slabs put up in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Wasatch Mountains, Mount Superior, South Face
Mount Superior, South Face. I rope soloed a new route on the unclimbed south face of Mount Superior in September ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Utah, Wasatch Mountains, Lone Peak, Free Mexican Air Force
Lone Peak, Free Mexican Air Force. John Slezak and Cindy Ingraham did a new route on the Summit Wall they ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Colorado, Colorado National Monument, Various Ascents
Colorado National Monument, Various Ascents. One of the most beautiful areas for desert climbing, Colorado National Monument has traditionally been ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Colorado, Black Canyon of the Gunnison, North Chasm View Wall, Paint it Black, Winter Ascent
Black Canyon of the Gunnison, North Chasm View Wall, Paint it Black, Winter Ascent. On January 24, Mike Pennings and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Colorado, East Face of Longs Peak, The Diamond, Toiling Midgets
East Face of Longs Peak, The Diamond, Toiling Midgets. During the second week of August, Pete Takeda and I established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Colorado, Longs Peak, East Face, New Variation
Longs Peak, East Face, New Variation. In early December John Sherman and I did a possible new variation on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Wyoming, Devil's Tower, Twilight Zone
Devil's Tower, Twilight Zone. Grega Lacen and Iztok Mihev climbed a new route on August 31 and September 9 on the southeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Peak 12,450 (Throne Peak), The Scimitar
Peak 12,450 (Throne Peak), The Scimitar. Approaching from the east, Jon Allen and I hiked into the Cathedral Peak area where ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, Mount Hooker, Brain Larceny
Mount Hooker, Brain Larceny. In September 1994, Topher Donahue and Kennan Harvey established Brain Larceny (V 5.12 R) on the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Table Mountain, Heartbreak Ridge
Table Mountain, Heartbreak Ridge. It was reported that Paul Horton and Jon Stuart established Heartbreak Ridge on Table Mountain in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Montana, Madison Range, The Beehive Basin, Gallatin and Beaverhead National Forest
The Beehive Basin, Gallatin and Beaverhead National Forest. In August, Stefan Mitrovich and John Gallagher hiked into Beehive Basin near ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Montana, Madison Range, Pt. 10,772 (The Beehive), South Face
Pt. 10,772 (The Beehive), South Face. In September John Gallagher, Erik Guss and "AJ" Helms hiked into the Beehive Basin to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1995
Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1995. Weather during the 1995 climbing season was stormy with high winds and few summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount McKinley and Mount Foraker Massifs, First Winter Circumnavigation
Mount McKinley and Mount Foraker Massifs, First Winter Circumnavigation. Daryl Miller and Mark Stasik crossed four remote passes, traveling over 350 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount McKinley, Northwest Face, First Born
Mount McKinley, Northwest Face, First Born. Steve House and Eli Helmuth climbed a new route on the Northwest Face (Father ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount McKinley, Ski Descent of the Wickersham Wall
Mount McKinley, Ski Descent of the Wickersham Wall. Two French skiers, Jean-Noel Urban and Nicolas Bonhomme, made a ski descent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount Foraker, Ski Descent of the Sultana Ridge
Mount Foraker, Ski Descent of the Sultana Ridge. On May 28, Julie Faure, Jim Hopkins, and I assembled at Kahiltna Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount Foraker and Mount Crosson
Mount Foraker and Mount Crosson. On June 2, Doug Geeting flew Paul Barry, Jacques Boutet, Ron Rickman and me to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount Hunter, The Mystic Jewel
Mount Hunter, The Mystic Jewel. At midnight on June 19, Calvin Herbert, Mike Colocino and I climbed the initial 2,000 feet of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount Johnson, The Elevator Shaft
Mount Johnson, The Elevator Shaft. Jack Tackle and Doug Chabot climbed this strenuous route that ascends a couloir on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996