American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Montana, Glacier National Park, North Face of Mt. Edwards, Ascent
North Face of Mt. Edwards, Ascent. Chris Trimble and I hiked in to an igloo constructed at Lower Snyder Lake ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Thorn Peak, East Face, 100 Years of Solitude
Thorn Peak, East Face, 100 Years of Solitude. During late July, 1992, I traversed the Gakona Range from the range’s high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Denali National Park, Mountaineering Statistics
Denali National Park, Mountaineering Statistics. Most weather forecasters will attribute the strange 1998 climbing season facts to El Niño: the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Denali, Youngest Climber to Reach the Summit
Denali, Youngest climber to Reach the Summit. Korean climber Kim Young Sik celebrated his 12th birthday two days before he ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Denali, First Double Amputee to Summit
Denali, First Double Amputee to Summit. Korean climber Kim Hong Bin became the first double amputee to summit Denali, which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Hunter, Northeast Buttress, North Couloir
Mt. Hunter, Northeast Buttress, North Couloir. Scott DeCapio and I landed on the Kahiltna Glacier’s Southeast Fork in mid-May ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Mt. Bradley, South Face, The Gift (That Keeps On Giving)
Mt. Bradley, South Face, The Gift (That Keeps On Giving). Taking advantage of weather patterns allegedly caused by El Niñ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Mt. Huntington, West Face, Attempt
Mt. Huntington, West Face, Attempt. After flying over 1,200 miles of seamless clouds, Brad Grohusky and I were assured that the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Mt. Russell, North Ridge
Mt. Russell, North Ridge. On March 2-7, Colby Coombs, Caitlin Palmer, Meg Perdue and I flew to Mt. Russell in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Kichatna Spires, Mt. Nevermore, East Face, The Call of the Raven
Mt. Nevermore, East Face, The Call of the Raven. In June, Mike Houston (a.k.a. Mausen) and brothers Doug ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Range, Mounument Peak and Mt. Awesome, Ascents
Monument Peak and Mt. Awesome, Ascents. In March, Willy Peabody and I climbed Monument Peak at the head of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Range, Mt. Fairweather, Winter Ascent
Mt. Fairweather, Winter Ascent. On February 15, Nancy Juergens and I were landed in the foam of heavy surf approximately three ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Range, Mt. Leeper, Ascent
Mt. Leeper, Ascent. On May 13, Art Weiner and I were flown into the upper Yahtse Glacier at around 4,700 feet by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Range, Peak 8933', Ascent
Peak 8933', Ascent. On April 23, six of us (Mimi Bourquin, Paul Claus, Ruedi Homberger, Cristine Legnet, Reto Reutsch, and myself) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Range, Peak 10,522', Ascent
Peak 10,522', Ascent. On May 29, Kelly Bay of Wrangell Mountain Air flew me into the upper Chisana Glacier at around 8,300 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell-St. Elias Range, Mt. Bona, St. Elias Mountains
Mt. Bona, St. Elias Mountains. On May 27, Paul Claus flew AAC members Steve Malmberg, George Rodway, Dan Vogt, and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Peak 11,700', Southwest Ridge
After an injury in our party halted our attempt at the standard King Trench route on Mt. Logan, Morgan Lakey ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, "Mt. Swanson," Northwest Face
“Mt. Swanson,” Northwest Face. During the end of April and beginning of May, Jim Earl and I ventured to a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Mt. McArthur, South Face, Fred Said Buttress
Mt. McArthur, South Face, Fred Said Buttress. It was reported that in mid-June, Canadians Rick Clements, Chris Kettles, and Troy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mountaineering Summary and Statistics, 1998
Mountaineering Summary and Statistics, 1998. This year there were 42 expeditions comprising 163 people within the icefields of Kluane. This is a slight ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mt. Wood to Mt. Macauley to Mt. Steele, High Traverse
Mt. Wood to Mt. Macauley to Mt. Steele, High Traverse. On July 28, John Millar, David Persson and I flew in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mts. Hubbard, Kennedy, South Kennedy, and Alverstone, Various Activity
Mts. Hubbard, Kennedy, South Kennedy, and Alverstone, Various Activity. On June 22, Kurt Gloyer of Gulf Air Taxi flew Douglas Bonoff, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mt. Alverstone, West Face, Pugilist at Rest and the Wilford Couloir
Mt. Alverstone, West Face, Pugilist at Rest and The Wilford Couloir. In May, Barry Blanchard and I set out to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Kluane National Park Reserve, King Peak, Call of the Wild
King Peak, Call of the Wild. From June 18-19, Joe Josephson and Steve House made the first ascent of Call ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mt. Logan, South Face Attempt, and Mt. King George, Lauchlan Ridge
Mt. Logan, South Face Attempt, and Mt. King George, Lauchlan Ridge. John Chilton, Rich Prohaska and I went to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Northwest Territories, Logan Mountains, Vampire Peaks, Various Ascents
Vampire Peaks, Various Ascents. On July 17, John Young, David Coleman, Cogie Reed, Harrison Shull, and I were dropped off in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Waddington Range, Various Activity
Waddington Range, Various Activity. This was an interesting year, with a long, dry, hot introduction to the season putting the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Quadra, Gimme Shelter
Mt. Quadra, Gimme Shelter. In March, Alain Massin and Steve Pratt managed the second ascent of Gimme Shelter on Mt. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Canadian Rockies, North Face of the Saskatchewan Mountain Massif, The Silver Lining
North Face of the Saskatchewan Mountain Massif, The Silver Lining. On April 5, Barry Blanchard, Steve House and I left the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Babel, East Face, Free Ascent
Mt. Babel, East Face, Free Ascent. In August, John Culberson and I made the first American ascent of the East ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Auyuittuq National Park, Cumberland Peninsula, Ski Mountaineering Expedition
Cumberland Peninsula, Ski Mountaineering Expedition. The objective of our Baffin Island ski mountaineering expedition was to make a self-sufficient 20-day ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Auyuittuq National Park, Mt. Thor, Midgard Serpent, Solo Ascent
Mt. Thor, Midgard Serpent, Solo Ascent. In July and August, the young big wall climber Jason “Singer” Smith made a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Auyuittuq National Park, Summit Lake Area, Various Ascents
Summit Lake Area, Various Ascents. Six of us from the Banff area converged on Summit Lake during the first two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Auyuittuq National Park, Mt. Asgard, Mt. Overlord, Mt. Turnweather, Ascents
Mt. Asgard, Mt. Overlord, Mt. Turnweather, Ascents. To travel north of the Arctic Circle, journey five days amid otherworldy landscapes ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Auyuittuq National Park, Mt. Asgard, Scott Route, and Various Beta
Mt. Asgard, Scott Route, and Various Beta. In early August, Jeff Bowman and I climbed the 1974 Scott Route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Auyuittuq National Park, Mt. Frigga I and Mt. Frigga II, Ascents
Mt. Frigga I and Mt. Frigga II, Ascents. Minoru Nagosi and seven other people, all from Hiroshima, Japan, ascended Mt. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Inugsuin Fjord, Nuksuklorolu, The Belluno Spur, and Other Ascents
Nuksuklorolu, The Belluno Spur, and Other Ascents. Two Italian expeditions explored less- known parts of Baffin Island in 1997 and 1998, tallying ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Great Cross Pillar, South Face, Non-Conceptual Time
Great Cross Pillar, South Face, Non-Conceptual Time. Three days of rough travel brought my partner, Sean “Stanley” Leary, and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Walker Citadel, The Mahayana Wall
On May 9, Russel Mitrovich, Mike Libecki, and Josh Helling arrived in the small village of Clyde River, Baffin Island. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Sam Ford Fjord, The Fin, Nanuq
The Fin, Nanuq. From August 27 to September 7, Natxo Barriuso, Txus Lizarraga, Raul Melero and I, all from Basque Country, made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Stewart Valley, "Great Sail Peak," Northwest Face, Rum, Sodomy, and the Lash
“Great Sail Peak,” Northwest Face, Rum, Sodomy, and the Lash. On May 18, I flew to the arctic village of Clyde ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Stewart Valley, Baffin Island, A Glimpse into the Future
Baffin Island, A Glimpse into the Future. Prolific big waller Mark Synnott has made three trips to Baffin Island, including ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Ellesmere Island, Barbeau Peak and Various Ascents
Ellesmere Island, Barbeau Peak and Various Ascents. In June, an expedition to Ellesmere Island made a rare ascent of Barbeau ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Roosevelt Fjeld, Johannes V. Jensen Land, "Avanarsuasua," Exploration
“Avanarsuasua*,” Exploration. The 1998 Euro-American North Greenland Expedition returned for the third time in a series of expeditions (1995, Schmitt, Deuel; 1996, Schmitt, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Roosevelt Fjeld, Johannes V. Jensen Land, Akuliarusinguaq Peninsula and Sanderson's Hope, Tilman-Style
Akuliarusinguaq Peninsula and Sanderson’s Hope, Tilman-Style. Reverend Bob Shepton (Skipper and leader), Brian Newham (Mate), Danuska Rycerz, Steve Marshall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Petermanns Bjerg, Ascents
Petermanns Bjerg, Ascents. On June 11, Paul Walker landed a climbing party on an unnamed glacier beneath the unclimbed north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Shackletons Bjerg, Various Ascents
Shackletons Bjerg, Various Ascents. On July 1, Nigel Edwards brought in a group of seven climbers that included the Greenland expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Shackletons Bjerg Area, Goodenoughs Land, Various Ascents
Shackletons Bjerg Area, Goodenoughs Land, Various Ascents. Attracted by the existence of many virgin peaks in an area reputed to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Rignys Bjerg Mountains, Various Ascents
Rignys Bjerg Mountains, Various Ascents. Lying 130 kilometers east-northeast of the Watkins mountains, the Rignys Bjerg ranges have, until 1998, eluded all ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Western Staunnings Alps, Various Activity
Western Staunings Alps, Various Activity. Team members Colwyn Jones (Joint Expedition Coordinator), Stephen Reid (Joint Expedition Coordinator), John Bickerdike, Brian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999