American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount Jeffers, Southwest Buttress
Mount Jeffers, Southwest Buttress. Dave Nettle and Geoff Creighton climbed a new line on the southwest buttress of Mount Jeffers. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount Brooks, Southeast Face
Mount Brooks, Southeast Face. Thai Verzone and Paul Snotherman climbed a new route via the southeast face. Further details are ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Central Alaska Range, Mount Deborah, West Face
Mount Deborah, West Face. Dave Lucey and I flew into the Yanert Glacier April 28 and moved camp to the base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Revelation Mountains, Various Ascents in the Revelation Mountains
Various Ascents in the Revelation Mountians. Doug Beyerly, Calvin Hebert, Scott Raynor, and I flew into Fish Creek Glacier in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Lake Clark National Park, Mount Neacola, North Face Attempt
Mount Neacola, North Face Attempt. On May 1 Kennan Harvey and I flew from Kenai to Lake Clark National Park with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Marcus Baker
Marcus Baker. On April 28, Alpine Air flew Dolly LeFevre, Wayne Todd and me to 8,100 feet on the Knik Glacier, south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Coastal Range, Devil's Thumb and Burkett Needle
Devil's Thumb and Burkett Needle. On March 15, Gardner Heaton and I were flown onto the Baird Glacier beneath the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Coastal Range, Burkett Needle, Southeast Ridge
Burkett Needle, Southeast Ridge. Greg Collum, Greg Foweraker, and I helicoptered in from Petersburg to the Baird Glacier on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Coastal Range, Witch's Tits, New Route
Witch’s Tits, New Route. It was reported that Randy Rackliff and Bill Belcourt climbed the 1500-foot west face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather Range, Brady Icefield Traverse and Mount Bertha Attempt
Brady Icefield Traverse and Mount Bertha Attempt. On May 6, Tim Baldwin, "Chipotle" Charlie Kiblinger, Brad Hopp, Tim Kelley, and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather Range, Mount Fairweather, West Ridge
Mount Fairweather, West Ridge. Jack Bennett, Dan Bennett and Tom Bennett summitted Mount Fairweather (15,300 feet) on June 14. We believe this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell Mountains, Mount Blackburn, Northwest Ridge
Mount Blackburn, Northwest Ridge. On May 9, Paul Klaus flew Paul Barry, Mikki Hand, Randy Kinney and me to 7,200 feet on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell Mountains, Mount Blackburn, Northwest Ridge Attempt
Mount Blackburn, North Ridge Attempt. On May 15, Aspen climbers Jim Gile, Steve Marolt and Mike Marolt were flown to the 10,000...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Range, Mount Bona
Mount Bona. On April 18, Gavin Vaughn and I (George Pinney) were flown into the St. Elias by Paul Claus. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Range, Mount Alverstone, West Buttress
Mount Alverstone, West Buttress. It was reported that Bill Pilling and Carl Diedrich climbed the 6000-foot west buttress of Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Range, Glacier Bay and Wrangell-St. Elias National Parks and Preserve, Annual Mountaineering Report, 1995
Glacier Bay and Wrangell-St. Elias National Parks and Preserve, Annual Mountaineering Report, 1995. Fifteen known expeditions with a total of 57 people ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Range, Mount Bear, North Ridge
Mount Bear, North Ridge. In early June, 1993, Bruce Blatchley and I made the fourth ascent of Mount Bear, via a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, St. Elias Mountains, Kluane National Park Reserve Mountaineering Summary
Kluane National Park Reserve Mountaineering Summary, 1995. During the spring and summer of 1995 there were 40 mountaineering expeditions, comprising 169 people who ventured ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, St. Elias Mountains, Mount Logan, Hummingbird Ridge, Thunderbird Variation Attempt
Mount Logan, Hummingbird Ridge, Thunderbird Variation Attempt. Simon Abrahams, Jim Hall, and Nick Lewis flew into Logan in two flights. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, St. Elias Mountains, Mount Logan, East Ridge
Mount Logan, East Ridge. By May 12 Brian Cabe, Steve Mock, Ed Rosette, Ed Sondeno, Chuck Swenson, and Gigi Swenson were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996