American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Colorado, Powell Peak Cirque, Early Retirement and The Corporate Ladder
Powell Peak Cirque, Early Retirement, and The Corporate Ladder In search of largely unexplored rock faces in RMNP, Bob Monet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Colorado, Peak C, North Face
Peak C, North Face. The north face of Peak C in the Gore Range has remained, as far as we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Colorado, Various Ice Ascents
Colorado, Various Ice Ascents. Two new hard mixed water ice climbs were established in Vail. Alex Lowe established Aberrant Behavior (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, The Fifth Column, Yodel This
The Fifth Column, Yodel This. In the summer of 1995, I noticed a beautiful wall just over the Garnet Canyon trail. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Wyoming, The Grand Teton, Hossack-McGowan Couloir, First One-Day Winter Ascent and First Ski Descent
The Grand Teton, Hossack-MacGowen Couloir, First One-Day Winter Ascent and First Ski Descent. On February 16, Hans Johnstone and I started ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Wyoming, Grand Teton, Otterbody Snowfield, First Ski Descent
Grand Teton, Otterbody Snowfield, First Ski Descent. The successful descent of the Hossack-MacGowen on the north face of the Grand ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, The Cathedral Group, Various Ascents
The Cathedral Group, Various Ascents. The north face of the Middle Teton was the scene of some new route activity ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Wyoming, Big Horn Mountains, The Merlin, Superfortress
The Merlin, Superfortress. In August, Mike Lilygren, Steve Bechtel, and Bobby Model returned to the Big Horn Mountains to finish ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, New York, Adirondack Mountains, Various Ice Ascents
Adirondack Mountains, Various Ice Ascents. Two hard mixed climbs were established at Poke- O-Moonshine in the Adirondack Mountains. Jeff Lowe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, North Carolina, Whitesides, Three Routes in a Day
Whitesides, Three Routes in a Day. On the 800-foot cliffband Whitesides, Jim Corbett and David Young climbed three routes on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Philip Smith Mountains
Philip Smith Mountains. A striking 6,400-plus foot massif rises prominently three miles to the north of Porcupine Lake out of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Traverse of the Lisburne Peninsula
Traverse of the Lisburne Peninsula. In June, 1995, the traverse of the Lisburne Peninsula was accomplished across the spine of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1996
Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1996. High winds, wide crevasses and a record low snowfall set the scene for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range Traverse
Alaska Range Traverse. Kevin Armstrong, John Burcham, Jeffrey Ottmers, and Doug Woody began the first continuous foot traverse* of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range Traverse
Alaska Range Traverse. It was reported that Paul Adkins, Roman Dial, Carl Tobin and, for parts of the journey, Bill ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount Prindle, Southeast Buttress, The Fleecing of America
Mount Prindle, Southeast Buttress, The Fleecing of America. As Eric Sloan and I drove north from Fairbanks the July rain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount McKinley, Japanese Couloir, Trash Clean-Up
Mount McKinley, Japanese Couloir, Trash Clean-Up. Over a period of three days in June, National Park Service Mountaineering Ranger Joe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount McKinley, Glisse Descents
Mount McKinley, Glisse Descents. In May and June, two mountaineers from Slovenia, skier Dr. Iztok Tomazin and snowboarder Marko Car, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount McKinley, Snowboard Descents
Mount McKinley, Snowboard Descents. In June, I was on Denali to climb and snowboard. Joining me were Wade McKoy, a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount McKinley, Northwest Face, New Route
Mount McKinley, Northwest Face, New Route. On May 19, Juraj Hreus and I climbed a new route on the northwest face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount McKinley, Northwest Face of the West Buttress, Beauty is a Rare Thing
Mount McKinley, Northwest Face of the West Buttress, Beauty is a Rare Thing. In June, Steve House soloed a line ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount Hunter, Moonflower Buttress
Mount Hunter, Moonflower Buttress. It was reported that in 1995, Alex Lowe and Conrad Anker spent 36 hours camp-to-camp on the Moonflower ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount Hunter, Southeast Ridge, Hard Saying Not Knowing
Mount Hunter, Southeast Ridge, Hard Saying Not Knowing. In early May, Judd Stewart and myself (Wesley Bunch) were flown into ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount Koven, First Ascent
Mount Koven, First Ascent*. The word had been going around Alaska for a couple of years that Mount Koven was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Wedge Peak, North Face
Wedge Peak, North Face. Ian MacRae and I started walking, in the rain, into Mount Wedge on August 1. Early on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mount Deception, Northeast Ridge
Mount Deception, Northeast Ridge*. Our goal was the southeast ridge, a long double-cor-niced tight-rope walk that had rudely turned back ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Ragged Peak, East Ridge
Ragged Peak, East Ridge. In July, 1995, Ian MacRac and I walked up Glacier Creek to the Muldrow Moraine to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Peak 8800 Ascent and Mount Foraker Massif, The Way
Peak 8800, Ascent, and Mount Foraker Massif, The Way. Not being able to find a partner for a June climb on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Mount Bradley, Bourbon Bottle Route
From June 14 to 18, Jim Donini and I did a new route on Mount Bradley’s southeast buttress from a base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, The Incisor, New Route
The Incisor, New Route. It was reported that Eli Helmuth climbed a new route on the Incisor with three clients ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Mount Bradley, South Pillar
Mount Bradley, South Pillar. It was reported that in 1995, Austrian Andreas Orgler climbed the 1200-meter south pillar of Mount Bradley ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Mount Wake and Surrounding Peaks, Various Ascents
Mount Wake and Surrounding Peaks, Various Ascents. “L’equipe jeunes” of the Fédération Française de la Montagne ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Various Ascents
Ruth Gorge, Various Ascents. Drew Spaulding, Calvin Hebert and I arrived on the Ruth Glacier on July 5. We planned to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Little Switzerland Various Ascents
Little Switzerland, Various Ascents. In July, Mike Woolridge, Rob Pease, Campbell Mercer and Matt Walsh were active in Little Switzerland. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Cathedral Mountains
Cathedral Mountains. In June, John Middendorf, Calvin Hebert, and I visited a small, isolated cluster of granitic peaks with small ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Kichatna Spires, Various Ascents
Kichatna Spires, Various Ascents. Kevin Thaw (U.K.) and Calder Stratford established two new routes in the Kichatna Spires. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Moffit, Northwest Ridge, and Mount Hayes, East Ridge
Mount Moffit, Northwest Ridge, and Mount Hayes, East Ridge. Attempts on Mount Moffit (13,020’) were becoming annual events for Randy Waitman ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Hayes, Northeast Ridge
Mount Hayes, Northeast Ridge. On May 15, Tom Douglas, Fred Harbison and I started from the Trident Glacier (6,000 feet) up a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Shand, West Face
Mount Shand, West Face. Rick Studley, Ian MacRae and I convinced Paul Rodgers at Talkeetna Air Taxi to land us ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount McGinnis, Southeast Ridge
Mount McGinnis, Southeast Ridge. In October, 1995, on our way in to attempt the southeast ridge of McGinnis Peak, Rick Studley ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Hunter Creek, Various Ascents
Hunter Creek, Various Ascents. The winter of 1995-1996, with its initial snow drought and extremely cold temperatures, stimulated a modern ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Portage Glacier Valley and Along the Seward Highway, Various Ascents
Portage Glacier Valley, and Along the Seward Highway, Various Ascents. South of Anchorage, in the Portage area, Dave Miller and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Cat's Ears Spire, Second Ascent, and Devil's Thumb, Attempt
Cat’s Ears Spire, Second Ascent, And Devil's Thumb, Attempt. From May 12 to June 5, Jeff Selvig, Simon Elias and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park
Wrangell/Saint Elias National Park. The 1996 spring and summer season in the Wrangell/Saint Elias National Park proved to be ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Mount Saint Elias, First Winter Ascent
Mount Saint Elias, First Winter Ascent. On February 13, 1996, David Briggs, Gardner Heaton and Joe Reichert were flown to 2,300 feet on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Mount Fairweather, First Ski Descent
Mount Fairweather, First Ski Descent. Dave Braun and I carved rime ice from the 15,300-foot summit of Mount Fairweather on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Tongass National Forest, Field Glacier
Tongass National Forest, Field Glacier. The U.S. Board on Geographic Names, at its June 13, 1996, meeting, approved the name Field ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Mount Bona and P 11,920
Mount Bona and PI1,920. On May 30, Paul Claus of Ultima Thule Outfitters landed Ruedi Homberger and Stefan Wyss of Switzerland ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Mount Natazhat, Northeast Ridge
Mount Natazhat, Northeast Ridge. On April 9, Paul Barry, Harry Hunt, Dave Lucey and myself made the second ascent of Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Mount Bear, Ascent, and South to North Traverse
Mount Bear, Ascent, and South to North Traverse. Our superb pilot, Paul Claus, of Ultima Thule Outfitters, dropped the three ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997