American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Montana, Glacier National Park, Various Ascents
Glacier National Park, Various Ascents. E1 Niño gave northwest Montana the unusual mix of cold weather and little snow ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Arrigetch Peaks, Parabola Peak, Northeast Buttress
Arrigetch Peaks, Parabola Peak, Northeast Buttress. On August 4, Lara Karena Bitenieks and I flew into Circle Lake to commence a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Arrigetch Peaks, Various Ascents
Arrigetch Peaks, Various Ascents. On June 15,I flew to Fairbanks, Alaska, where I met up with Fred Beckey, Dave Medara ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, The Western British Mountains, Traverse
The Western British Mountains, Traverse. The winter in the Brooks Range lasted right up to the last day in May. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Ascent and Descent of the Echooka River
Ascent and Descent of the Echooka River. In early July, a successful attempt was made to reach the headwaters of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Endicott Mountains
Endicott Mountains. Peak 6800 is one of the most astonishing limestone walls in the Brooks Range. It stands above a beautiful ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Mt. Prindle, McCloud
Mt. Prindle, McCloud. Around July 4, Ian McRae and I climbed a five-pitch (200-foot rope) route to the right of The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Franklin Icefields, Traverse and Ascents
Franklin Icefields, Traverse and Ascents. Craig Deutche and I established a new and fascinating route across the Franklin Icefields in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Mountaineering Summary
Denali National Park, Mountaineering Summary. The 1997 climbing season for Mount McKinley and most of the Alaska Range started with mountaineers ...
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Notes
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Mt. Foraker, North Face, and Circumnavigation
Mt. Foraker, North Face, and Circumnavigation. Historically, getting to the north side of Mt. Foraker has been a serious endeavor. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Mt. Hunter, Moonflower Buttress, Ascents, Attempt and Tragedy
Mt. Hunter, Moonflower Buttress, Ascents, Attempt and Tragedy. The Moonflower Buttress on Mt. Hunter saw two ascents this year and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Mt. Hunter, South Face, Variation
Mt. Hunter, South Face, Variation. On June 11, Jack Tackle and I flew into the Thunder Glacier (6,800') below the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Mt. Hunter, Southeast Spur, Third Ascent
Mt. Hunter, Southeast Spur, Third Ascent. Jeff apple Benowitz and I started up the initial couloir of the Southeast Spur ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Denali, New Route
Denali, New Route. The northeast side of Mt. McKinley attracted our attention even before literature about the region became accessible ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Denali, Attempt, and Ascent of Browne Tower; Mt. Koven, Second Ascent; and Mt. Tatum, North Rib
Denali, Attempt, and Ascent of Browne Tower; Mt. Koven, Second Ascent; and Mt. Tatum, North Rib. Our goal was an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Denali, Butte Direct
Denali, Butte Direct. On April 18, Jim Blow and I took Hudson Air to Kantishna and traveled 40 miles to the base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Denali, Winter Ascents
Denali, Winter Ascents. Two winter ascents were made in the winter of 1997-’98, both of which merit considerable note. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Denali, Wickersham Wall, Continuous Ski Descent
Denali, Wickersham Wall, Continuous Ski Descent. Adrian Nature made a continuous and complete ski descent of the Wickersham Wall, adding 7,000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Denali, West Rib, Variation
Denali, West Rib, Variation. Jason McHam and I climbed the West Rib route on Denali, sum- mitting on June 26. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Denali, Mascioli's Pillar, New Route
Denali, Mascioli’s Pillar, New Route. On June 15-16, Steve House and Steve Swenson made the first ascent of what ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Mt. Silverthorne, West Face
Mt. Silverthrone, West Face. In late March, Mark Westman and I ventured up the Traleika Valley, east of Denali, to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Deception, North Face, and Mt. Brooks, Northwest Ridge
Deception, North Face, and Mt. Brooks, Northwest Ridge. In late July, Rick Studley and I scampered into the Muldrow via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Thunder Mountain (Peak 10,920'), South Face, Peak 11,200', South Face, and The Moose's Tooth, Southwest Face, Attempt
Thunder Mountain (Peak 10,920'), South Face, Peak 11,200', South Face, and The Moose’s Tooth, Southwest Face, Attempt. Jim Hall, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Mt. Barille, East Face, Attempt
Mt. Barille, East Face, Attempt. Silvo Karo (Slovenia) and Jerry Gore (U.K.) attempted a new line on Mt. Barille’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, The Wisdom Tooth, South Face, New Route
The Wisdom Tooth, South Face, New Route. It was reported that Graham Fontella, Bill Gambel, Mark Davis and Kevin Daniels ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, The Moose's Tooth, South Face, Shaken, Not Stirred
The Moose’s Tooth, South Face, Shaken, Not Stirred. Jim Donini and I did a new route on the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Range, Mount Zeke, Northwest Arête
Mount Zeke, Northwest Arête. In early April, local Natanuska Glacier pilot Billy Stevenson and I flew an aerial recon ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Mt. Drum, Southwest Ridge
Mt. Drum, Southwest Ridge. On June 10, Paul Claus of Ultima Thule Outfitters flew Anchorage climbers Judith Terpstra and me from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Hanagita Peak, Possible First Ascent
Hanagita Peak, Possible First Ascent. On September 1, Gary Green of McCarthy Air flew me into the Bremner mine airstrip some 30 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Mountains, Various Ascents
Wrangell Mountains, Various Ascents. On April 3, Paul Claus of Ultima Thule Outfitters flew Anchorage climbers Paul Barry, Kirk Towner and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
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
Mt. Asperity, South Ridge
Dave Hesleden and I flew in by helicopter to the Tiedemann Glacier on August 3. The weather was unsettled when we ...
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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