American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Alaska, Ruth Gorge, Mt. Barille, Feeling Randy
Mt. Barille, Feeling Randy. On April 22 Sean Easton, Dave Marra, and I flew into the Ruth Gorge with aspirations to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, Little Switzerland, Dragon's Spine, Apocryphal Arête
Dragons Spine, Apocryphal Arête. I went to Little Switzerland for the first two weeks of June. There Adam George, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, Little Switzerland, Middle Troll, South Face; The Throne, Smaug's Hoard
Middle Troll, south face; The Throne, Smaug’s Hoard. Eric Sullivan and I flew to Pika Glacier on August 9 and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, Little Switzerland, Royal Tower, Spam and Legs
Royal Tower, Spam and Legs. Memories of fear and exhilaration lingered as I waited out the storm. What a climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, Little Switzerland, Middle Troll, Chaos
Middle Troll, Chaos. On June 9 we climbed what we hoped was a new route on the west side of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, Little Switzerland, South Troll, Pure Retro
South Troll, Pure Retro. In June Brian Teale, Kirsten Kremer, and I completed a new route (Pure Retro, V 5.10+) on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, Kichatna Spires, Kichatna Spire, as Good as it Gets
Kichatna Spire, As Good as It Gets. In July Nathan Martin and I completed a new route up the center ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, Kichatna spires, Bastion Spire, Slovenian-Alaskan Route; Garvey Spire
Bastion Spire, Slovenian-Alaskan Route; Garvey Spire. Tim Ciosek (U.S.) and I spent 25 days on the Cul de Sac Glacier (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, WRangell Mountains, Peaks 9,035', 9,400'+, and 9,436', First Ascents. Peak 11,000', Attempt
Peaks 9,035', 9,400'+, and 9,436', first ascents. Peak 11,000', attempt. On June 2 Kelly Bay of Wrangell Mountain Air flew me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, WRangell Mountains, Peak 9,200'+
Peak 9,200'+. In mid-June Paul Claus landed Bill Chapman and me on the western end of the Nabesna Glacier at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Mt. Sergeant Robinson, North Face
Mt. Sergeant Robinson, north face. Cash Joyce and Carl Oswald, who has been extremely active in putting up routes in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, Chugach Mountains, Cantata Peak, North Ridge
Cantata Peak, North Ridge. On August 5 Ryan Campbell and I headed to the south fork of Eagle River, intent on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, Mt. Hobbs, Middle Peak
Mt. Hobbs; Middle Peak. In early April Ruedi Hornberger, Reto Reusch, and a friend they call Gonzo made the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, University Peak, South Face, Barnard Glacier, Ascents and Ski Descents
University Peak, South Face; Barnard Glacier, ascents and ski descents. On April 1 Paul Claus dropped Bob Kingsley, Lance McDonald, John ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, University Peak, South Face Skiing
University Peak, south face skiing. Shortly after the above ascent and ski descent, on April 18, Brad Barlage and Dave Hanning ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, Bladwin Glacier: Peaks 10,460', 9,450', 10,142', 9,100'
Baldwin Glacier: Peaks 10,460', 9,450', 10,142', 9,100'. On June 14 Marcus Collins, Phil Fortier, Greg Mueller, and I flew in to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Coast Mountains, Mendenhall Towers, Rain, Heavy at Times; Rabbit Ears, Who Needs Cable?
Mendenhall Towers, Rain, Heavy at Times; Rabbit Ears, Who Needs Cable? Over a 10-day period from June 18 to 27 Ryszard Pawlowski (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Kluane National Park Preserve, Mountaineering Summary and Statistics
Mountaineering summary and statistics. During the 2001 climbing season 42 mountaineering expeditions registered in Kluane National Park Reserve. A total of 163 persons ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Kluane National Park Preserve, Mt. Kennedy; North Buttress, Ascent and Pilot's Death
Mt. Kennedy, north buttress, ascent and pilot's death. On July 10 Bill Pilling and I flew with Kurt Gloyer to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Ellesmere Island, Manson Icefield, Ascents and Exploration
Manson Icefield, ascents and exploration. From the village of Grise Fjord we made a month-long unsupported ski tour and exploratory ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, CambRidge Fjord, Alain Estève Peakm Sous l'oeil de Nanouk
Cambridge Fjord, Alain Estève Peak, Sous l’œil de Nanouk. Combining their experience of polar deserts and of mountains ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Turnweather Glacier, Sangtraït
Turnweather Glacier, Sangtraït. When Frank Van Herreweghe (Belgian, but Catalonian citizen) and I arrived at Auyuittuq National Park, we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Mt. Thor, Project Mayhem
Mt. Thor, Project Mayhem. On July 28 Jim Beyer soloed to the summit of Mt. Thor after completing what he calls “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Bustle Tower, Lotus Flower Tower, Parrot Beak Peak, Proboscis
Bustle Tower, Lotus Flower Tower, Parrot Beak Peak, Proboscis. In the Cirque of the Unclimbables Jonathan Copp made a series ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Terrace Tower, The White Tower First Free Ascent, and Light in August
Terrace Tower, The White Tower first free ascent, and Light in August. Yan Mongrain and I arrived in the Cirque ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Mt. Proboscis, Piton Karmik and Various Repeats
Mt. Proboscis, Piton Karmik and various repeats. The story starts from a discussion we had with Paul Piana and Todd ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Phenocryst Spire, The Hustler
Phenocryst Spire, The Hustler. Mark Reeves and Steve Sinfield, supported by the Welsh Sports Council, arrived at Glacier Lake on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Coast Mountains, Warriors of the Wasteland, Second Ascent
Warriors of the Wasteland, Second Ascent. Warriors was a communal effort that spanned over 20 years, with over 10 people involved in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Coast Mountains, Alaska Highway, Free Solo
Alaska Highway, free solo. In July I was walking up the North Walls trail with my shoes, chalk bag, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Coast Mountains, Coast Range B.C./AK, First Complete Ski Traverse
Coast Range B.C./AK, first complete ski traverse. From Feb. 2 to July 17, 2001, we traversed the spine of the Coast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Adamant Range, Gothic Peak, South Face; The Stickle, South Face
Gothic Peak, south face; The Stickle, south face. Fred Beckey recruited and led our party from Squamish and Pemberton, B....
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Purcell Mountains, The Bugaboos, Bugaboo Provincial Park Mountaineering Summary and Statistics
Bugaboo Provincial Park Mountaineering summary and statistics. The 2001 Bugaboo season was blessed with good weather but not many new routes. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Purcell Mountains, The Bugaboos, Bugaboo-Pigeon-South Howser-Snowpatch Enchainment
Bugaboo-Pigeon-South Howser-Snowpatch enchainment. I realized I was super-anxious to climb in the Bugaboos when I arrived at the Applebee Campground ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Purcell Mountains, The Bugaboos, South Howser Tower, The Minaret, Retinal Circus
South Howser Tower, The Minaret, Retinal Circus. In early August Aaron Martin from Mammoth Lakes, California, and I, from Moab, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Canadian Rockies, Various Activities
Canadian Rockies, various activities. In the front ranges a dry winter, followed by a dry spring, made for great rock ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Geikie, Lowe-Hannibal Route
Mt. Geikie, Lowe-Hannibal Route. Most Canadian Rockies peaks consist of limestone, some solid, most crumbling. But hidden in the backcountry ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Temple, East-Northeast Buttress; Squashed Bones
Mt. Temple, east-northeast buttress; Squashed Bones. This beautiful line ascends the buttress between the Aemmer Couloir and the Sphinx Face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Babel, East Face; Mt. Louis, East Face
Mt. Babel, east face; Mt. Louis, east face. Kevin Thaw and I arrived in the Canadian Rockies on August 1 with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Waiparous River Valley, Cryophobia
Waiparous River Valley, Cryophobia. In February 2001 Shawn Huisman and I completed the first ascent of Cryophobia (V M8+ WI5+), the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, West Greenland, Akuliarusinguaq Peninsula, First Ascents and Bylot Island (Baffin), Traverses and First Ascents
Akuliarusinguaq Peninsula, first ascents and Bylot Island (Baffin), traverses and first ascents. After our successful first ascent of the North ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, West Greenland, Sanderson's Hope, Northwest Face, New Route
Sandersons Hope, northwest face, new route. On July 2 the yacht Northanger set sail for Greenland from Port Kirwan, Newfoundland. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, South Greenland, Igdlorssitt Havn, Cape Farewell, New Routes
Igdlorssitt Havn, Cape Farewell, new routes. At the western end of Prins Christian Sund is an anchorage at the entrance ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, South Greenland, Pamiagdluk Island, South Greenland, First Ascents
Pamiagdluk Island, South Greenland, first ascents. The Greenland Bigwall Expedition spent six weeks between the end of July and September ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, East Greenland, Trillergerne Mountains, Fox Jaw Cirque, Tasiilaq Fjord
Trillergerne Mountains, Fox Jaw Cirque, Tasiilaq Fjord. The Fox Jaw Cirque lies seven kilometers beyond the head of the Tasiilaq (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Greenland, East Greenland, Staunings Alps, Great Cumbrae Glacier, first accents
Fox Jaw Cirque, Tasiilaq Fjord, first ascent of The Incisor. As part two of the Year of the Snake Expeditions 2001,...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Greenland, East Greenland, Fox Jaw Cirque, Tasiilaq Fjord, First Ascent of the Incisor
Staunings Alps, Great Cumbrae Glacier, first ascents. Following previous Scottish Mountaineering Club expeditions to the Staunings Alps of Northeast Greenland ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, East Greenland, Rignys Bjerg Area, Various First Ascents
Rignys Bjerg area, various first ascents. A group consisting of Norman Vernon (co-leader), Robert MacCallum, Dave Rothery, Graham Poole, Sandy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, East Greenland, Northern Linbergh Mountains, First Ascents
Northern Lindbergh Mountains, first ascents. On June 22 British climbers, John Booth, Brian Combs, Richard Denison, Ian Jones, Dominic Matters, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, North Peary Land, North Peary Land, First Ascents, a Traverse of the Peninsula and Confirmation of the World's Most Northerly Peak
North Peary Land, first ascents, a traverse of the peninsula, and confirmation of the world’s most northerly peak. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, North Greenland, Warming Land Exploration and First Ascent
Warming Land exploration and first ascent. There is a picturesque valley in the extreme north of Greenland that is reminiscent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002