American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Huntington, East Face
Mt. Huntington, East Face. Paul Roderick of TAT dropped off Alex Lowe and me on the West Fork of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Mt. Barille, Northeast Buttress, Forever More
Mt. Barille, Northeast Buttress, Forever More. I arrived on the Ruth Glacier on May 21. A 12-day storm kept me in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Mt. Johnson, East Buttress, Attempt
Mt. Johnson, East Buttress, Attempt. Flying into the Ruth Glacier, it’s hard not to notice the sweeping expanse of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Hut Tower, Southeast Face, Boy's World
Hut Tower, Southeast Face, Boy’s World. From June 12-13, Bob Semborski and I climbed a new route on Hut ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Peak 10,070' (a.k.a. The Bear's Tooth), East Face, The Useless Emotion
Peak 10,070' (a.k.a. The Bear’s Tooth), East Face, The Useless Emotion. In May, Jim Bridwell, Brian McCray, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Moose's Tooth, Ham and Eggs, Second Ascent and Trade Routifications
Moose’s Tooth, Ham and Eggs, Second Ascent and Trade Routification. A picture of the 3,000-foot south face of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Moose's Tooth, Shaken Not Stirred, Various Ascents
Moose’s Tooth, Shaken Not Stirred, Various Ascents. In May, the Shaken Not Stirred route on the south face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Little Switzerland, Various Ascents
Little Switzerland, Various Ascents. It was reported in a Climbing magazine article that the team of John Mattson and Josh ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Little Switzerland, Various Ascents
Little Switzerland, Various Ascents. On June 20, Rob Feeney and I flew into Little Switzerland and set up a base camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Mt. Deborah, Northwest Ridge, First Alpine-Style Ascent
Mt. Deborah, Northwest Ridge, First Alpine-Style Ascent. In May, during a relatively stable period of weather, Matt Porter and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
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