American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Various Activity
Wrangell-Saint Elias, Various Activity. Climbing and skiing in the Wrangell-Saint Elias mountains yielded a wide variety of adventures for 1997.I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, University Peak, North Ridge
University Peak, North Ridge. University Peak (14,470') is a relatively unknown pyramid-shaped mountain lying within the University Range of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, P.10,000+' and P.8580', Centennial Range
P.10,000+' and P.8580', Centennial Range, St. Elias Mountains. On April 25, Paul Claus flew Mimi McDougall and myself into ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Peak 3596, East Face
Peak 3596, East Face. It was reported that in June, Eddie Fay, Dan Krueger and Jay Rowe made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Mt. Fairweather from the Sea
Mt. Fairweather From the Sea. Last April our team of five left Port Townsend, Washington on an odyssey to sail ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Kayak Ski Mountaineering in Glacier Bay
Kayak Ski Mountaineering in Glacier Bay. I left the Salmon River at Gustavus in a single kayak on May 12 with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Yukon, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mountaineering Summary and Statistics, 1997
Mountaineering Summary and Statistics, 1997. Last year year saw 38 expeditions comprising 137 people within the icefields of Kluane, a slight drop in ...
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Notes
1998
North America, Canada, Yukon, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mt. Slaggard Area, Various Activity
Mt. Slaggard Area, Various Activity. Ten of us spent June 28 to July 14 at a base camp five kilometers south-southwest of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Yukon, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mt. Walsh, Northwest Ridge, Spring Peak, Jekden Mountain
Mt. Walsh, Northwest Ridge, Spring Peak, Jekden Mountain. On May 27, Janez Ales and I flew to the Upper Donjek Glacier, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Yukon, Kluane National Park Reserve, St. Elias Range, Various Ascents
St. Elias Range, Various Ascents. On August 2, Tiffany Scrymgeour, Rafael Grana, Jon Webb, Chris Brick, Steve Sheriff, Kim Beatty, Brendan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Yukon, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mt. Newton, Ski Descent, and Mt. St. Elias, Attempt
Mt. Newton, Ski Descent, and Mt. St. Elias, Attempt. The Abruzzi Ridge of 18,008-foot Mt. St. Elias, the second-highest peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Stikine Ice Cap, Noel Peak, West Face and Mt. Ratz, West Face
Noel Peak, West Face and Mt. Ratz, West Face. Fred Beckey, Dave Creeden, and I arrived in Petersburg May 24 at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Cambria Icefield Traverse
Cambria Icefield Traverse. The Cambria Icefield lies east of Stewart, B.C., in the Boundary Ranges of the Coast Mountains. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Mount Asperity, South Ridge
Mount Asperity, South Ridge. Dave Hesleden and I flew in by helicopter to the Tiedemann Glacier on August 3. The weather ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Waddington Range, Various Activity
Waddington Range, Various Activity. The wettest spring on record drifted into a pretty scruffy summer, but four noteworthy new routes, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Bugaboos, Snowpatch Spire, Sweet Sylvia
Snowpatch Spire, Sweet Sylvia. In the Bugaboos during the last week of July, Craig Luebben, Will Hair, Brad Jackson and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Bugaboos, North Howser Tower, West Face, New Route
North Howser Tower, West Face, New Route. On August 8-10, Cameron Tague, 29, and Eric Greene, 32, both from Boulder, Colorado, took ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Block Tower, Trout Fishing in America
Block Tower, Trout Fishing in America. Guy Edwards and I spent seven days in early September in the remote and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Northwest Territories, Bustle Tower, Club International
Bustle Tower, Club International. Andreas Taylor and I (Canada) spent the month of July in the Cirque of the Unclimbables ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Alberta, Canadian Rockies, Various Activity 
Canadian Rockies, Various Activity. The 1997-98 season ended up a below-average year for ice formation, but new route activity, with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Alberta, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Andromeda, Andromeda Strain, First Free Ascent
Mt. Andromeda, Andromeda Strain, First Free Ascent. In September, John Culberson and I made the first free ascent of Andromeda ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Mount Thor, Ascent and Tragedy
Mount Thor, Ascent and Tragedy. A team of Parks Canada rescue specialists were in Auyuittuq late last August in response ...
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Accident Reports
1998
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Weasel Valley, Various Ascents
Weasel Valley, Various Ascents. Louis-Philippe Blanchette and I spent six weeks in the Arctic from June 1 to July 11. We did ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, The Weeping Wall, Stoneagin
The Weeping Wall, Stoneagin. From July 30 to August 19, Shinichi Sakamoto, Misako Koyanagi and Mike Libecki made the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Tirokwa, West Face
Tirokwa, West Face. It was reported that a group of Italians from the Bregaglia area—Adriano Carnati, Luca Cattaneo, Danilo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Great Cross Pillar, Tunuk
Great Cross Pillar, Tunuk. It was reported that Lou Bartell and Russ Mitrovich climbed a new line on Great Cross ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Canada, Quebec, Torngat Mountains, Mt. d'Iberville/Mt. Caubvick, Ascent
Mt. d’Iberville/Mt. Caubvick, Ascent. On August 14, Tom Bennett, Hope Bennett, Tony Daffern and I made an ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Champs Elysees Glacier, Various Ascents
Champs Elysees Glacier, Various Ascents. It was reported that in late July, on the Champs Elysees Glacier, a five-member British ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Champs Elysees Glacier, Various Ascents
Champs Ely sees Glacier, Various Ascents. The British Tangent East Greenland Expedition comprising Paul Walker, Rod Pashley, Jim McLuckie, John ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Mont Forel Area, Various Activity
Mont Forel Area, Various Activity. It was reported that a CAF expedition with the goal of making the 50th anniversary ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell, Icecap Crossing and Various Ascents
Icecap Crossing and Various Ascents. It was reported that in July and August, Douglas Campbell and Malcolm Thorburn crossed the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell, Torssuqatoq Spires, Various Ascents
Torssuqatoq Spires, Various Ascents. It was reported that Andy and Pete Benson, Kenton Cool and A1 Powell (U.K.) visited ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Greenland, Watkins Mountains, Gunnbjornsfjeld, Ascents
Gunnbjornsfjeld, Ascents. I took a group of (mostly) senior citizens to climb Gunnbjornsfjeld, the highest peak on Greenland, and in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, Mexico, El Gran Trono Blanco, Giraffe, Second Ascent
El Gran Trono Blanco, Giraffe, Second Ascent. In February, Lionel and Damien Daudet made the (possible) second ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Central, Cerro Yana de Colac, Cerro Ventanilla and Cerro Yana Pucara, First Ascents
Cerro Yana de Colac, Cerro Ventanilla and Cerro Yana Pucara, First Ascents. In 1997,I visited the two more accessible districts ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Central, Nevado Padrecaca, Quepala, Llongote, and Ticlla, Ascents
Nevado Padrecaca, Quepala, Llongote, and Ticlla, Ascents. While Peru is a popular destination, the Cordillera Central is not. Pamela Caswell, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Torre del Parón and La Esfinge
Torre del Parón and La Esfinge. The granite formations of the Parón Valley offer the best granite climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Yanapacha, West Face
Yanapacha, West Face. It was reported that the three-man team of Caffarena/Kleinberg/Mauriz climbed a possible new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Pucaraju, Ascents
Pucaraju, Ascents. It was reported that, in 1995, Cordier and Maynet climbed La Princesse au Petit Pois (TD) on the 300-meter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Pucaraju, Hot Line
Pucaraju, Hot Line. In May and June, Nahuel Campitelli and Marcos Frischknecht from Bariloche, Argentina, made a (possible) third ascent (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chopicalqui, North Ridge
Chopicalqui, North Ridge. It was reported that a 12-man Italian team made the first integral ascent of the north ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy, South Face, Demaison Route, Second Ascent, and Other French Activity
Huandoy, South Face, Demaison Route, Second Ascent, and Other French Activity. In June, Y. Graziani and J. Blanc Gras made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Caraz III and Santa Cruz Norte
Caraz III and Santa Cruz Norte. On July 15, Brett Wolf, Kris Erickson and Patrick Knoll completed a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Palcaraju Sur, New Route
Palcaraju Sur, New Route. Palcaraju Sur (6100m) is at the end of the Cojup range in the Cordillera Blanca. Pedro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Slovenian Activity
Cordillera Blanca, Slovenian Activity. Meta Boncelj made a ski descent from the summit of Pisco (5752m) on July 14. She then ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ranrapalca, North Face, Variation
Ranrapalca, North Face, Variation. It was reported that Patrick Knoll and Peruvians Guillermo Mejia-Ordóñez and Eduardo Angulo-Zambrano did a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Peru, Cordillera Occidental, High Altitude Archaeology and Various Ascents
Cordillera Occidental, High Altitude Archaeology and Various Ascents. High altitude archae- ology was again the focus of several expeditions on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Bolivia, Various Activity
Bolivia, Various Activity. In June, a U.S. climber died of a heart attack on the normal route on Huayna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Bolivia, Apolobamba Area, Various Ascents
Apolobamba Area, Various Ascents. The first team out during the 1997 season was the Walsall expedition of Dean Wiggin, Eamonn Flood ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Bolivia, Condoriri East Peak, Illampu West Face, and Climbs in the Apolobamba
Condoriri East Peak, Illampu West Face, and Climbs in the Apolobamba. The 1997 University of Edinburgh Apolobamba Expedition comprised Tom Bridgeland, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998