American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Huntington, Harvard Route
Mt. Huntington, Harvard Route, Ascent, and Possible New Variation. On May 8-10, Joe Puryear and I climbed the Harvard Route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Huntington, Golden Granite West Face, New Route
Mt. Huntington, Golden Granite West Face, New Route. Mentally noted in the summer of 1996, this route would take two tries ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Hunter, Deprivation
Mt. Hunter, Deprivation. Jeff Hollenbaugh and I would miss the Shaft, but after watching other Moonflower hopefuls unload their massive ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Hunter, North Buttress, The Knowledge, New Route
Mt. Hunter, North Buttress, The Knowledge, New Route. Britons Jules Cartwright and Ian Parnell climbed a new route, The Knowledge (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Peak 8,920', East Face, First Ascent
Peak 8,920', East Face, First Ascent. Smith Curry and I landed on the Thunder Glacier with few plans and knowledge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Thunder Mountain, South Face, New Route
Thunder Mountain, South Face, New Route. In June, Jim Donini and John Bragg reunited after 25 years (the pair had not ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Little Switzerland, Editor's Note
Editor’s Note: The name “Little Switzerland” was coined by Don Sheldon, who would often fly climbers through the area, ...
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Notes
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Little Switzerland, Royal Tower, Arizona Highways, New Route and Various Activity
Royal Tower, Arizona Highways, New Route, and Various Activity. John Mattson, Josh Zimmerman and I had originally started a route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Little Switzerland, Various First Ascents
Little Switzerland, Various First Ascents. From June 20-July 10, Bill Gamble, Mark Davis, Chris Giles, and I established three new routes ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Little Switzerland, Crown and Dix Glaciers, Various First Ascents
Little Switzerland, Crown and Dix Glaciers, Various First Ascents. After being airlifted by Talkeetna Air Taxi director Paul Roderick onto ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Ruth Gorge, Buckskin Glacier, Various Activity
Buckskin Glacier, Various Activity. Ben Gilmore, Kevin Mahoney, Mike Wood, Scott DeCapio and I flew to the Buckskin Glacier on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, The Eye Tooth, West Face, The Dream in the Spirit of Mugs, Second Ascent, Previously Unreported
The Eye Tooth, West Face, The Dream in the Spirit of Mugs, Second Ascent, Previously Unreported. On June 25, 1998, Zack Smith ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Ruth Gorge, Various Ascents
Thanks to a Mugs Stump Award grant, Scott DeCapio and I were dropped by Talkeetna Air Taxi on May 10 at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Bradley, South Face
Mt. Bradley, South Face. In July, Blair Williams and Michael Schaefer climbed a new route (5.10 A3) on the south face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Sholes and Mt. Tassles, First Ascents
Mt. Sholes and Mt. Tassles, First Ascents. In May, Geoff Hornby and Mike Smith made the first climbing visit to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Johnson, The Escalator, New Route and Tragedy
Mt. Johnson, The Escalator, New Route and Tragedy. On May 17 and 18, in warm and unsettled weather, Seth Shaw and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Peak 9,650, Ice Schooner, New Route, and Various Activity
On May 18, Rob Jones and his Super Cub deposited Fred Beckey, Ryan Hokanson, and I among the many other erratics ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell Mountains, Peaks 10,630' 10,150', Possible New Routes
Peaks 10,630' and 10,150', Possible New Routes. On May 7, Kelly Bay of Wrangell Mountain Air flew me into the upper ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell Mountains, Mt. Blackburn, New Route, Previously Unreported
Mt. Blackburn, New Route, Previously Unreported. In May, 1998, Franz Mueter, Martin Truffer, and I walked in from the McCarthy Road ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell Mountains, Mt. Schou, Peak 8625', and Peak 8778', New Routes
Mt. Schou, Peak 8625', and Peak 8778', New Routes. In early July, Gary Green of McCarthy Air flew Chad Taylor ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Mt. Herman Buhl, New Route, Previously Unreported
Mt. Herman Buhl, New Route, Previously Unreported. Carl Oswald and his brother climbed a wicked new route up a sub-peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Triangle Peak, The Prism, Previously Unreported
Triangle Peak, The Prism, Previously Unreported. On October 13, 1997, Matt Porter and I hiked nine miles up the South Fork of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Bellicose Peak, Freer's Cheers, New Route, Previously Unreported
Bellicose Peak, Freer’s Cheers, New Route, Previously Unreported. In May, 1998, Carl Oswald and I headed into the Eklutna Valley ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Peak 8,530', North Face, First Ascent
Peak 8,530', North Face, First Ascent. In July, after bushwhacking up the drainage for a day and a half, Carl ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Icing Peak, North Ridge, Previously Unreported
Icing Peak, North Ridge, Previously Unreported. On May 5, 1999, Carl Oswald and I began a ten-day trip up the Matanuska and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, The Gorge, Various Ice Climbs
The Gorge, Various Ice Climbs. In the Western Chugach Range, along the southeast edge of the massive Knik Glacier, lies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, Mounts Illinois and Vermont, and Hawaii Peak, First Ascents
Mounts Illinois and Vermont, and Hawaii Peak, First Ascents. Under clear skies on May 8, Kelly of Wrangell Mountain Air flew ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, Peak 10,170', Attempt, and Peaks 9,695' and 9,720', New Routes
Peak 10,170', Attempt, and Peaks 9,695' and 9,720', New Routes. On April 27, John Race and I were flown onto the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, Mt. Hawkins, First Ascent
Mt. Hawkins, First Ascent. In this modern world that we live in, true wilderness that has never seen the human ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, Mt. St. Elias, Mira Face, Second Ascent, and First Ski Descent of Mountain
Mt. St. Elias, Mira Face, Second Ascent, and First Ski Descent of Mountain. In late April, the Colorado team of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, Mt. St. Elias, Hamburger Route, Ascent
Mt. St. Elias, Homberger Route, Ascent. In April, my friend Bean Bowers and I climbed the Southeast Face (Homberger Route) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, Oasis Peak, First Ascent
Oasis Peak, First Ascent. In July, Kelvin Vail and I left our homes in southern British Columbia and drove and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, Taku Towers, Ascents
Taku Towers, Ascents. In June, 2000, Stefan Ricci and I flew to the south side of the Taku Towers, which are ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mountaineering Summary and Statistics, 2000
Mountaineering Summary and Statistics, 2000. During the 2000 mountaineering season, 172 people comprised 45 separate expeditions within Kluane’s Icefield Ranges. These parties spent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mt. Teddy, First Ascent, and Mt. Logan, Hummingbird Ridge, Thunderbird Variation
Mt. Teddy, First Ascent, and Mt. Logan, Hummingbird Ridge, Thunderbird Variation. Paul Claus flew Christian Zinsli and I to base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mt. Baird, First Ascent
Mt. Baird, First Ascent. In July and August, Dave Hildes, Jay Burbee (Canada), and I planned to join up the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Kluane National Park Reserve, Mt. Kennedy, North Buttress, First Alpine-Style Ascent
Mt. Kennedy, North Buttress, First Alpine-Style Ascent. The 6,000-foot North Buttress of Mt. Kennedy was an obviously orgasmic and well-known ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Polar Bear Spire, First Ascent
Polar Bear Spire, First Ascent. Gerhard Heidorn, Stefan Glowacz, Holger Heuber, and I arrived in Clyde River, Baffin Island, on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Sam Ford Fjord
Sam Ford Fjord, New Routes and Various Activity. Four Norwegian climbers, Bjarte Bo, Halvor Hagen, Torkel Roisli, and I, visited ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, The Fin, Earth, Wind and Choss, New Route
The Fin, Earth, Wind, and Choss, New Route. On May 7, Russel Mitrovich, Mike Libecki, and I, plus expedition camera crew ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Scott Island, Wall of Clouds, Aularutiksanga, New Route, Previously Unreported
Wall of Clouds, Aularutiksanga, New Route, Previously Unreported. Phil White, Jr., and I left Clyde River on or about May 2 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Gibbs Fjord, Cat's Eye Wall, Out of the Pan and Into the Fire, New Route
Cat’s Eye Wall, Out of the Pan and Into the Fire, New Route. After ten tedious days of airports, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Ursa Major, Midnight Watch, New Route
Ursa Major, Midnight Watch, New Route. Ben DeMenech, John Millar, and I explored Gibbs Fjord near Clyde River on Baffin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Mt. Thor, West Face, Attempt
Mt. Thor, West Face, Attempt. In late July, August, and early September, I spent 39 days on the west face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Bustle Tower, Beppin, New Route, Previously Unreported
Bustle Tower, Beppin, New Route, Previously Unreported. From late June to mid-July, 1999, Makoto Kuroda and I were in the Circle ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
The Minotaur, Run for Cover, New Route
On July 20, Chris Van Leuven and I were dropped off in the Cirque of the Unclimbables in Canada’s Northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Mt. Monarch, North Ridge, New Route
Mt. Monarch, North Ridge, New Route. From August 4-7, on my fifth attempt of the route (the first way back ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Mt. Combatant, Perseverance, New Route
Mt. Combatant, Perseverance, New Route. On the evening of July 29, White Saddle Air chop- pered Alan Kearney and I to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Mt. Tiedemann, New Route
Mt. Tiedemann, New Route. From August 4-7, Britons Simon Richardson and Doré Green made the first ascent of the South ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Tellot Glacier, Various Activity and New Routes
Tellot Glacier, Various Activity and New Routes. Dead. Not even a flicker when you turn it on. It was time ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001