American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Mt. Amulet, North Face
Mt. Amulet, North Face. Heading east on the Glenn Highway, there is a great clump of peaks to the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Mt. Awesome, North Face
Mt. Awesome, North Face. Mt. Awesome (8,645'), an attractive peak on the west side of the Spectrum Glacier, saw an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, The Ice Cream Cone, Southwest Face
The Ice Cream Cone, Southwest Face. Known by local Matanuska Valley residents as The Ice Cream Cone (8,675') and by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Peak 8,680', Ascent
Peak 8,680', Ascent. On August 26, Kelly Bay of Wrangell Mountain Air flew Mike Loso and me to the 4,500-foot level ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather Range, Mount Fairweather from Glacier Bay
Mount Fairweather from Glacier Bay. On April 8, Mark Jefferson and I left Gustavus in two double kayaks with gear and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather Range, Burkett Needle, Voyage of the Celestial Tramps
Burkett Needle, Voyage of the Celestial Tramps. From May 6-31, Sébastien Foissac and I put up a new route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell Range, Peak 10,091' and Other Activity
Peak 10,091' and Other Activity. On May 10, Tracey Becken, Bill Drake and I were flown by Kelly Bay of Wrangell ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell Range, Regal Mountain, Peak 12,454', Parka Peak, Rime Peak
Regal Mountain, Peak 12,454', Parka Peak, Rime Peak. On May 9, Paul Claus of Ultima Thule Outfitters flew Dawn Groth, Ben ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Northwest Cook to Mt. Cook, Traverse
Northwest Cook to Mt. Cook, Traverse. Climbers Greg Brown (Canada), Bertrand Eynard (France), Dave Hildes (Canada), and Alun Hubbard (leader, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Mt. Vancouver, Attempt, and Mt. Seattle, Ascent
Mt. Vancouver, Attempt, and Mt. Seattle, Ascent. On June 1-4 during a prolonged spell of unsettled weather, we had a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Wrangell-St. Elias, Various Ascents
Wrangell-St. Elias, Various Ascents. During the 1999 season only three trips other than ours (see above) resulted in ascents that were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mountaineering Summary and Statistics, 1999
Mountaineering Summary and Statistics, 1999. This year, even with the unusual weather conditions, there were 46 climbing expeditions comprised of 176 people that ...
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Notes
2000
North America, Canada, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mt. Slaggard, Mt. Macaulay, Southeast Macaulay, Northwest Steele, Mt. Strickland, Ascents and Attempt
Mt. Slaggard, Mt. Macaulay, Southeast Macaulay, Northwest Steele, Mt. Strickland, Ascents and Attempt. On April 16, Paul Claus of Ultima Thule ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Fairweather Range, Northern, Various First Ascents and Descents
Northern Fairweather Range, Various First Ascents and Descents. On April 18, our group of seven climbers and skiers (Jim Earl, Tiffany ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Northwest and Yukon Territories, Richardson Mountains, Traverse
Richardson Mountains, Traverse. In August, we completed the traverse of the Richardson Mountains above the 68th parallel. Peak 5,550' at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Northwest and Yukon Territories, Logan Mountains, Vampire Peaks, New Routes
Vampire Peaks, New Routes. Pike Howard and I flew to Summit Lake in the Vampire Peaks area on July 8. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Northwest and Yukon Territories, Logan Mountains, Vampire Spire, New Routes
Vampire Spire, New Routes. During the first three weeks of August, Colorado climbers Pat Goodman, Nan Darkis and I traveled ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North Howser Tower, Armageddon
“That shifty, nibbling sonova…!” The sun wakes us instead of the watch we had set for our alpine start. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Northwest and Yukon Territories, Bugaboos, Snowpatch Spire, South Face, First Free Ascent
Snowpatch Spire, South Face, First Free Ascent. With true and conscious minds, Micah Jessup and I entered into the realm ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Northwest and Yukon Territories, Bugaboos, Various Ascents
Bugaboos, Various Ascents. On July 6, Todd Offenbacher, Jay Sell, Bob Schultz and Nils Davis arrived at the CMH Lodge. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Northwest and Yukon Territories, Bugaboos, Central Howser Tower, West Face, Chocolate Fudge Brownie
Central Howser Tower, West Face, Chocolate Fudge Brownie. In early August, Brian Webster and I slogged over to the backside ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Northwest and Yukon Territories, Canadian Rockies, Various Activity
Canadian Rockies, Various Activity. The summer of 1999 was a frustrating one in the Canadian Rockies. From sport climbs to big ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Northwest and Yukon Territories, Canadian Rockies, Howse Peak, East Face, M-16
Howse Peak, East Face, M-16. On March 23-27, Barry Blanchard, Scott Backes and I climbed a new route that follows ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Stewart Valley, The Citadel, The Endless Day
The Citadel, The Endless Day. Mike “Twid” Turner, Louise Thomas, Jerry Gore and Shaun Hutson made the first ascent of “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Scott Island, Ship's Prow, Solo Ascent
Ship’s Prow, Solo Ascent. From April 23-June 3, Mike Libecki made the first ascent of the north face of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Scott Island, Ascent and Attempts
Scott Island, Ascent and Attempts. Three of us arrived in Clyde River on a Monday afternoon and waited two days ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Gibbs Fjord, Jushua Tower, Zen and the Art of Leadership
Jushua Tower, Zen and the Art of Leadership. On May 14, Steph Davis, Brandon Kannier and I arrived in the small ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Newfoundland, Blow Me Down Provincial Park, Ice Routes
Blow Me Down Provincial Park, Ice Routes. On January 1, Arthur Haines and I took the ferry to Port-aux-Basques, Newfoundland. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Roosevelt Range, J.V. Jensen Land, Avanarsuasua, Exploration
Avanarsuasua, Exploration. Our exploration of extreme north Greenland continued in July. Our interests were once again broadly based. Dr. Ko ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Northeast, Louise Boyd Land, Various Activity
Louise Boyd Land, Various Activity. Team Members Helen Bostock, Andrew Bostock, Matt Tinsley, Dave Mills and Neal Hockley were in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Northeast, Rignys Bjerg Mountains, Various Activity
Rignys Bjerg Mountains, Various Activity. Expedition members Brinley Mitchell, Peter McEwen and Ian MacDonald are part of a group of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Northeast, Rignys Bjerg Area, Various Activity
Rignys Bjerg Area, Various Activity. The Rignys Bjerg mountains lie some distance east of the Watkins Bjerge and Ejnar Mikkelsens ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Northeast, Lindbergh Fjelde, Various Activity
Lindbergh Fjelde, Various Activity. On July 25, Paul Walker of Tangent Expeditions International flew a team comprising Ralph Atkinson, James Berry, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Lemon Mountains, Various Activity
Lemon Mountains, Various Activity. The Lemon Mountains are one of Greenland’s geological freaks; their spiky peaks sit uncomfortably between ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Various Activity
Schweizerland, Various Activity. From July 22-August 22, Britons A1 Powell, Kenton Cool, Pete and Andy Benson, Andy MacNae and Richard Spillet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Various Ascents
Schweizerland, Various Ascents. It was reported that an Italian expedition of Luigi Airone, Paolo Cavagnetto, Fabio Jacchini, Ercole Passera, Allessandro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Ofjord Region, Tsavagattaq, South Ridge, and Other Activity
Tsavagattaq, South Ridge, and Other Activity. It was reported that Bengt Flygel Nilsfors, Magnar Osnes and Odd Roar Wiik (Norway) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Watkins Bjerge, Watkins Mountains, Various Ascents
Watkins Mountains, Various Ascents. Just after midnight on June 16-17, a Twin Otter skiplane of Air Iceland lifted off from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Tasermiut Fjord, Ketil, West Face
Ketil, West Face. Jon Allen, Doug Byerly, Jim Funsten and Mike Wood visited the spectacular granite climbing mecca of Greenland’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Tasermiut Fjord, Kirkespiret, North Face, Previously Unreported
Kirkespiret, North Face, Previously Unreported. It was reported that Danes Christian Ilium and Asmus Nørreslet made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Mexico, Baja California, Sierra Juarez, Cañón del Tajo, El Gran Trono Blanco, The Millennium
El Gran Trono Blanco, The Millennium. May brought the completion of the first new major route on El Gran Trono ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Mexico, Baja California, Sierra Juarez, Cañón del Tajo, El Gran Trono Blanco, Leaving on a Jet Plane
El Gran Trono Blanco, Leaving On A Jet Plane. Mark Richards and I finished a new route, Leaving On A ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Mexico, Chihuahua, Basaseachie Waterfall National Park, El Gigante, Yawira Batú
El Gigante, Yawira Batú. During the first days of May, Cecilia Buil (Spain) and Carlos Garcia (Mexico) made the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Mexico, Nuevo Leon, El Portrero Chico, Milesky Wall, Rest Day alla Pagoda
Milesky Wall, Rest Day alla Pagoda. In January, Rolando Larcher, Fabio Leoni and Marco Curti, all from Trento, Italy, established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo and Santa Cruz, New Routes
Alpamayo and Santa Cruz, New Routes. On June 15, Kenzo Suzuki (Japan) left Base Camp (4850m) at 11 p.m. and climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Shaqsha, South-Southeast Face
Shaqsha, South-Southeast Face. On May 23, Xavier Carrard, Abel Calana, Juan Morales, Marcos Niño, Franco Obando, Hector Reyes, César ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Rúrec, Brevete Seguro
Nevado Rúrec, Brevete Seguro. On May 23, Koki Castañeda, Williams Dávalos, Saúl Angeles, Chinchilla Zárate, Toni ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huantsán, North Face, New Route
Huantsán, North Face, New Route. Slovenian climbers Grega Lacen, Matej Flis and Iztok Mihev climbed a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ishinca, Northwest Face, Magic Mushrooms
Ishinca, Northwest Face, Magic Mushrooms. On July 6, while still acclimatizing in the Ishinca valley, Vasja Kosuta and I established the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Churup, Northwest Face, Primorska Smer
Churup, Northwest Face, Primorska Smer. On July 11, Simon Markocic, Vasja Kosuta, Borut Golja and I established a new route, Primorska ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000