American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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462 Records

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North America, Contiguous United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Lone Pine Peak, Windhorse
Lone Pine Peak, Windhorse. In August, Em Holland and I established a new route on the South Face of Lone ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Third Recess Peak, Northeast Buttress, Previously Unreported
Third Recess Peak, Northeast Buttress, Previously Unreported. Third Recess Peak is the unnamed peak on the right as you hike ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Michael Minaret, West Ridge, The Crescent, Previously Unreported
Michael Minaret, West Ridge, The Crescent, Previously Unreported. After the Minaret Traverse and the South Face of Clyde, the West ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Seven Gables, The Golden Thread Arête
Seven Gables, The Golden Thread Arête. The north side of Peak 12,840', the northernmost point in the Seven Gables ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Nevada, Red Rocks, Rainbow Wall, Sauron's Eye and Emerald City
Rainbow Wall, Sauron ’s Eye and Emerald City. Brian McCray and I had eyed the most obvious feature of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, The Desert, Various Activity, Previously Unreported
The Desert, Various Activity, Previously Unreported. Utah 95 passes through Comb Ridge, a dramatic, deep cut in the Navajo sandstone. In ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, The Desert, Various Activity
The Desert, Various Activity. Jeff Achey and Irene Bloche made the first free ascent of the giant hoodoo Mexican Hat. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Arches National Park, Organ Rock, Pilon's Pillar
Organ Rock, Pilon’s Pillar. On Organ Rock, Pilon’s Pillar (V A5a 5.10) was soloed in November with three ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Valley of the Gods, Various Activity
Valley of the Gods, Various Activity. In 1999, with various partners, I visited the Valley of the Gods in southeastern Utah ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, San Rafael Swell, Mexican Mountain Area, Lone Rock, South Face
Mexican Mountain Area, Lone Rock, South Face. We had long had our eyes on the prominent right-facing dihedral system working ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Canyonlands National Park, Dabneyland, Various Ascents
Dabneyland, Various Ascents. This area is just outside and south of Monument Basin. It is named after Walt Dabney, who ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Canyonlands National Park, Soda Springs Basin, Yum Kipper, Toad Rage
Soda Springs Basin, Yum Kipper, Toad Rage. In the basin south of Candlestick Tower, and below the White Rim Trail, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Fisher Towers, The Titan, Sun Devil Chimney, First Clean Ascent
The Titan, Sun Devil Chimney, First Clean Ascent. On March 20-21, Andy Donson and I made the first clean ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Arch Canyon, Cathedral Arch, Bats in the Belfry
Cathedral Arch, Bats in the Belfry. In June, I got a call from Jeff Lowe asking if I would film ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Zion, Kolob Canyon, Paria Point, Experimental Earth, Previously Unreported
Kolob Canyon, Paria Point, Experimental Earth, Previously Unreported. In September, 1998, Jim Bridwell, Ron Olevsky and I climbed Experimental Earth (V 5.10 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Zion, The Temptress, Ascent, Previously Unreported
The Temptress, Ascent, Previously Unreported. In April, 1998, while exploring one of Zion’s many backcountry canyons, Andrew Nichols and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Zion, Kolob Canyon, Nugget Mesa, Sheehe Buttress
Kolob Canyon, Nugget Mesa, Sheehe Buttress. In October, Kathy Dicker and I made the first ascent of Kolob Canyon’s ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Zion, Paria Point, South Face, The Futura Wall
Paria Point, South Face, The Futura Wall. Troy Anderson, Todd Stephens and Nathan Brown put up The Futura Wall (V 5.10 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Zion, Mt. Kinesava, The Jolly Green Jam Crack
Mt. Kinesava, The Jolly Green Jam Crack. In early November, I climbed a new ten-pitch route, The Jolly Green Jam ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Zion, Court of the Patriarchs, Enchainment
Court of the Patriarchs, Enchainment. During three days in late March, in Zion Canyon’s Court of the Patriarchs, Dan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Zion, Red Arch Mountain, Wigs In Space
Red Arch Mountain, Wigs In Space. In March, James Garrett, Chris Eng and I climbed a new route on Red ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Zion, West Temple, Southeast Face, Full Steam Ahead
West Temple, Southeast Face, Full Steam Ahead. From February 11-24, Ammon McNeely soloed the route Full Steam Ahead (VI 5.10 A4) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Zion, Temple of Sinawava, The Not So Secret Show
Temple of Sinawava, The Not So Secret Show. In October, Todd Stephens, Tyler Philips, and Troy Anderson climbed The Not ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Utah, Zion, Right Twin Brother, Los Banditos
Right Twin Brother, Los Banditos. In May, Luke Miller and I climbed a new aid line on the Right Twin, 100 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Arizona, Oak Creek Canyon, Boneless Chicken Ranch
Oak Creek Canyon, Arizona Boneless Chicken Ranch. In early November, Dan Stih and I established a new wall route in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Arizona, Baboquivari Peak, Various Ascents
Baboquivari Peak, Various Ascents. In March, I soloed a new route on the east face of Baboquivari Peak. Freak of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, New Mexico, Navajolands, Shiprock, Various Ascents
Shiprock, Various Ascents. In January, I soloed Parallel Reality (IV A5+) and On a Tear (VI A5+) on the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, Longs Peak, East Face, The Casual Route, First Solo, and Other Activity, Previously Unreported
Longs Peak, East Face, The Casual Route, First Solo, and Other Activity, Previously Unreported. I soloed (what is now called) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, Longs Peak, East Face, Gear and Clothing, Previously Unreported
Longs Peak, East Face, Gear and Clothing, Previously Unreported. In August, 1998, Cameron Tague and I did the second ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, Keyboard of the Winds, Various Ascents
Keyboard of the Winds, Various Ascents. In early July, Nigel Gregory approached me with a gleam in his eyes. “Are ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, Enchainment
Rocky Mountain National Park, Enchainment. In August, Mike Pennings and I left the Longs Peak parking lot at 3 a.m. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, Chief's Head, The Headdress
Chief’s Head, The Headdress. Following a wet summer, a cold September caused ice to form in unusual places in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Colorado, Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Painted Wall, The Serpent
Painted Wall, The Serpent. In mid-October, Kennan Harvey and I climbed an all-free variation to the Dragon route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Colorado, Black Canyon of the Gunnison, The Serpent, Second Ascent
The Serpent, Second Ascent. In November, Jeff Ofsanko and I were looking for adventure about a week after Jeff Achey ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, New Routes, and Other Climbs
Grand Teton, New Routes, and Other Climbs. On the east face of the Grand Teton, in July, Zac Martin and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Wyoming, Wind River Mountains, Cathedral Peak, South Tower Direct
Cathedral Peak, South Tower Direct. The spectacular 1,200-foot face of Cathedral Peak rises above Cathedral Lake, just seven miles from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Wyoming, Wind River Mountains, Mt. Hooker, Brain Larceny, Second Ascent, and Buffalo Head, East Face, The Skeptic
Mt. Hooker, Brain Larceny, Second Ascent, and Buffalo Head, East Face, The Skeptic. Cameron Teague and I made the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Wyoming, Wind River Mountains, Point 12,612', East Face, The Illness
Point 12,612', East Face, The Illness. In August, 1988, Franziska Garrett, James Garrett and Fred Beckey traveled to the seldom-visited St. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Wyoming, Wind River Mountains, Squaretop, AC/DC
Squaretop, AC/DC. To the left of the great bay in the east face of Squaretop, the wall forms a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Montana, Glacier National Park, Various Activity
Glacier National Park, Various Activity. The 1998-’99 ice climbing season was largely a feast of leftovers in Glacier National Park. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Contiguous United States, Montana, Glacier National Park, Mt. Edwards, Various Activity
Mt. Edwards, Various Activity. On the left side of Mount Edwards’ north face is a large triangular buttress. At mid-height, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, West Maiden, North Prow
West Maiden, North Prow. On August 1-2, Loma Corson, Randy Farris, Mike Menoloscino and I climbed a possible new route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Arrigetch Peaks, Various Ascents
Arrigetch Peaks, Various Ascents. In early August, Stan Justice, Dean Justice, Ian McRae, Michael Williams and I flew into the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Crosson, South Ridge, Previously Unreported
Mt. Crosson, South Ridge, Previously Unreported. In May, 1996, Paul Ramsden (UK) and Andrew Brash (Canada) made the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Denali National Park, Mountaineering Statistics
Denali National Park, Mountaineering Statistics. This past climbing season is the second time since 1991 that the mountain did not claim ...
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Notes
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Foraker, Sultana Ridge, Notable Ascent
Mt. Foraker, Sultana Ridge, Notable Ascent. Japanese soloist Masatoshi Kuriaki attempted a winter ascent of Mt. Foraker. He spent 57 days ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Foraker, South Face
Mt. Foraker, South Face. New Englanders Steve Larson and Joe TerraVecchia established a new route, the South Face (Alaska Grade 6, 9,400...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Hunter, North Buttress, Attempt
Mt. Hunter, North Buttress, Attempt. Flying in with Talkeetna Air Taxi, I could see that Mt. Hunter’s north buttress ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Hunter and Thunder Mountain, Various Activity
Mt. Hunter and Thunder Mountain, Various Activity. From late April to late May, Dan Donovan and I (leader) based ourselves ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Thunder Mountain, Attempt and Air Time
Thunder Mountain, Attempt and Air Time. On May 12, Jim Donini and I flew into the Tokositna Glacier to attempt a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000