American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Preface
At the highest levels of alpinism, altitude continues to be less and less of a factor in the style climbers ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1998
Nuptse's West Face
Nuptse’s West Face Upping the ante in the Nepal Himalaya by TomaŽ Humar, Planinska zveza Slovenije I left Slovenia ...
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Feature Article
1998
The West Face of Makalu
The West Face of Makalu Finding a solution to one of the Himalaya’s great problems by Sergei Efimov TRANSLATED ...
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Feature Article
1998
Ship of Fools
Ship of Fools Twenty-five days on a Karakoram giant by Jared Ogden Standing at the base of Shipton Spire, Mark ...
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Feature Article
1998
The West Face of Latok II
The West Face of Latok II El Cap on top of Denali by Alexander and Thomas Huber Alexander August 13, 1995: The ...
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Feature Article
1998
The West Face of Gasherbrum IV
The West Face of Gasherbrum IV To the top of the Shining Wall by Jae-hag Jung, Corean Alpine Club When ...
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Feature Article
1998
A Touch Too Much?
A Touch Too Much? The first ascent of Changabang ’s north face by Mick Fowler I squatted uncomfortably over the ...
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Feature Article
1998
To Thalay with Love
To Thalay With Love Through the shale band on Thalay Sagar ’s north face by Andrew Lindblade I woke from ...
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Feature Article
1998
University Peak, The Wild Card of the Wrangell-St. Elias
University Peak The wild card of the Wrangell-St. Elias by Carlos Buhler My eyes traced our complicated route through the ...
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Feature Article
1998
Wet and Wild in Kichatnas, Four Thousand Feet of Rainy Big Wall on Middle Triple Peak
Wet and Wild in Kichatnas Four thousand feet of rainy big wall on Middle Triple Peak by Kitty Calhoun Kitty, ...
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Feature Article
1998
Mascioli's Pillar, A Tribute to a Climbing Friend on the South Buttress of Denali
Mascioli’s Pillar A tribute to a climbing friend on the south buttress of Denali by Steve House Thin evening ...
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Feature Article
1998
The Toose's Mooth, Mixed Adventures on the North Face of the Moose's Tooth
The Toose’s Mooth Mixed adventures on the north face of the Moose ’s Tooth by Seth Shaw In the ...
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Feature Article
1998
A New Season In Yosemite, The Big Walls, Then and Now
A New Season In Yosemite The Big Walls, Then And Now By Ryan and Tom Frost Ryan Inever knew my ...
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Feature Article
1998
Yosemite's Last Stand, The Defense of the Heritage
Yosemite’s Last Stand The defense of the heritage by John Middendorf “Among all of the debates affecting America’s ...
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Feature Article
1998
Free, Fast, and Clean, The Future of Yosemite Climbing
Free, Fast and Clean The future of Yosemite climbing by Chris MacNamara On a brisk fall night on the top ...
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Feature Article
1998
Alpine-Style in the Tschang-Tang
Alpine-Style in the Tschang-Tang A long pulk through Tibet by Frank Kauper TRANSLATED BY CHRISTIANE LEITINGER “It’s torture—the ...
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Feature Article
1998
Una's Tits, Fondling the Antarctic Bosom
It is heretical, perhaps, to begin a tale of pure mountain exploration from inside the industrial confines of a sandblasting ...
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Feature Article
1998
With You in Spirit, A Solo Climb with an Old Friend
With You in Spirit A solo climb with an old friend by Conrad Anker Interior Antarctica is a desolate place. ...
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Feature Article
1998
Miso Soup and M&Ms on Baffin Island, Cross-cultural Big-wall Adventures
Miso Soup and M&Ms on Baffin Island Cross-cultural big-wall adventures by Mike J. Libecki The bold Baffin Island, that ...
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Feature Article
1998
Waiting for the Sun, A Year's Worth of Climbing on Escudo's East Face
Waiting for the Sun A year’s worth of climbing on Escudo’s east face by Jean-Daniel Nicolet TRANSLATED BY ...
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Feature Article
1998
The Riddle of the Cordillera Blanca, Who Names a Mountain?
The Riddle of the Cordillera Blanca Who Names a Mountain? by Antonio GÓmez BohÓrquez Translated by Bean Bowers ...
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Feature Article
1998
Mountain Medicine, A Review of the Eye at Altitude
Mountain Medicine A review of the eye at altitude by Geoffrey C. Tabin, M.D. In 1988, on the southwest face ...
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Feature Article
1998
The Mountain Environment, A Year in Garbage
The Mountain Environment The year in garbage by Brent Bishop and Chris Naumann Each year, climbers push the limit of ...
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Feature Article
1998
North America, United States, Washington, Cascades, Mt. Rainier, Fickle Finger of Success
Mt. Rainier, Fickle Finger of Success. From July 21 through July 25, Alex Van Steen and Richard Alpert led a Rainier Mountaineering ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Washington, Cascades, Double Peak, East Face
Double Peak, East Face. On June 29, Mark Ronca and I made the first ascent of this sheer face on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Oregon, Second Spire, First Ascent
Second Spire, First Ascent. On August 3, Rob Morgan and I made the first ascent of Second Spire in four pitches (5.7 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
The American Safe Climbing Association, Formation and Activity
The American Safe Climbing Association, Formation and Activity. It’s been a busy first six months for the American Safe ...
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Notes
1998
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, Various Ascents
Yosemite Valley, Various Ascents. For the third year in a row, action on the Salathé Wall led the headlines. This ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, The Porcelain Wall, Sarganata
The Porcelain Wall, Sarganata. From August 22 to 27, Pep Masip and I put up a new route on the Porcelain Wall. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, Half Dome, Blue Shift
Half Dome, Blue Shift. On June 1, Karl McConachie and I completed a new route on Half Dome. Blue Shift (VI 5.11...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, The Nose
El Capitan, The Nose. Single-day ascents of this 3,000-foot vertical granite wall have become rights of passage for top rock ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Bubbs Creek Wall, Samurai Warrior
Over three days in September, Dave Nettle and I established a new route on Bubbs Creek Wall in Kings Canyon. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Moro Rock, El Niño
Moro Rock, El Niño. Grant Gardner, Jody Pennycook and I completed a new route on the east face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Thor Peak, South Face, Lucifer's Hammer
Thor Peak, South Face, Lucifer’s Hammer. In September, Bruce Bindner, Em Holland and I climbed Lucifer’s Hammer (III, 5.10...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Nameless Pyramid, East Face, Direct Finish
Nameless Pyramid, East Face, Direct Finish. The East Face of Nameless Pyramid (5.8) is a popular backcountry route, often done car-to-car ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mt. Hoffman, North Face, Meteor Shower
Mt. Hoffman, North Face, Meteor Shower. The north face of Mt. Hoffman is a wide face with many potential lines. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Balch Camp Flake, Flicker of Time Arête and The Passionate Life
Balch Camp Flake, Flicker of Time Arête and The Passionate Life. On February 23, David Cotter and I climbed the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, The Fin, North Arête Chimney
The Fin, North Arête Chimney. In June, Dave Nettle, Kevin Daniels and I climbed an obvious crack system directly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Tehipite Dome, Too Hip
Tehipite Dome, Too Hip. In July, 1996, Ron Felton and I climbed a crack and face line, Too Hip (III 5.11, six ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Tehipite Dome, Southwest Face, In the Niche of Time
Tehipite Dome, Southwest Face, In the Niche of Time. In October, spending 14 days out from the trailhead and six days ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Hoffman, Southeast Face Central
Mt. Hoffman, Southeast Face Central. This route, the Southeast Face Central (5.8-5.9, three and a half pitches) in the Wishon ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Finger Rock, Boldfinger
Finger Rock, Boldfinger. A long time ago (1970s?), Fred Beckey and crew climbed a route on the south side of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Evolution Peaks, Grand Traverse
Evolution Peaks, Grand Traverse. The Evolution Peaks were judged to be the scenic culmination of the High Sierra by the 19...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Darwin, Southwest Arête
Mount Darwin, Southwest Arête. While camped at Evolution Lake in July, I noticed a surprisingly clean and well-defined granite ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Mount Huxley, North Buttress, Left and Right Sides
Mount Huxley, North Buttress, Left and Right Sides. As seen from Evolution Lake, the north buttress of Mount Huxley (13,086') ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park, Various Ascents
Zion, Various Ascents. During late winter, Dan Stih and I made the first ascent of the Altar of Sacrifice, as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park, West Temple, Gettin' Western
West Temple, Gettin’ Western. On April 30, Andrew Nichols and I made the third ascent of Gettin’ Western on the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park, Right Twin, Paca-Lolo Dreams
Right Twin, Paca-Lolo Dreams. From October 15-October 20, Brad Bond, Bryan Smith and I climbed a new route, Paca-Lolo Dreams (V 5.9 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park, Temple of Shinawava, Soul Craft
Temple of Sinawava, Soul Craft. On December 12, Karen Hilton and I completed the first ascent of Soul Craft (VI 5.11 A4+) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park, Streaked Wall, Latitudes, Second Ascent
Streaked Wall, Latitudes, Second Ascent. It was reported that in early November, John Varco and Bryan Gilmore made the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998