American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Tibet, Tips on Organizing a Climbing Trip
Tibet, tips on organizing a climbing trip. All peaks over 5,500 meters in Tibet officially require a climbing permit, which be ...
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Notes
2002
Southeast Asia, Korea, Towuangseong Falls, Korean ice Climbing Overview
Towuangseong Falls, Korean ice climbing overview. For climbers in the Seoul area, the usual place to practice rock-climbing is Insu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Southeast Asia, Laos, Paa Daeng Tower, Vang vieng, New limestone Climbs
Paa Daeng Tower, Vang Vieng, new limestone climbs. In November 1999 Kirsten Kremer and I became only the second party to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Southeast Asia, Malaysia, Tioman Island, Dragon's Horns, First Ascent
Tioman Island, Dragon's Horns, first ascent. In late August 2000 Nick Tomlin and I spent eight days on Pulau Tioman, an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
The List
Introducing First Ascents and New Routes In The Greater Ranges” an annual list compiled by the Expeditions Commission oj the ...
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Notes
2002
Fifty Favorite Climbs: The Ultimate North American Ticklist
Fifty Favorite Climbs: The Ultimate North American Tick List. Mark Kroese. Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 2001. 150 color photos. 224 pages. $32.95. My bet ...
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Book Reviews
2002
The Mountains of My Life. Walter Bonatti
The Mountains of My Life. Walter Bonatti. Translated and edited, with an additional CHAPTER, BY ROBERT MARSHALL. NEW YORK: MODERN ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Missing in the Minarets: The Search for Walter A. Starr, Jr.
Missing in the Minarets: The Search for Walter A. Starr, Jr. William Alsup. Foreword by Glen Dawson. Yosemite National Park: ...
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Book Reviews
2002
The High Himalya
The High Himalaya. Art Wolfe. Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 2001. 160 pages, 140 photographs, HARDCOVER. $49.95. Few contemporary nature photographers are as prolific or ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Enduring Patagonia
Enduring Patagonia. Gregory Crouch. New York: Random House. 224 pages, hardcover. $24.95. Wind, cold wind, rain, snow, waiting, and more wind. These ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Below Another Sky: A Mountain Adventure in Search of a Lost Father
Below Another Sky: A Mountain Adventure in Search of a Lost Father. Rick Ridgeway. New York: Owl Books, 2000. 306 pages, paperback. $15.00. ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Above the Clouds: The Diaries of a High Altitude Mountaineer
Above the Clouds: The Diaries of a High Altitude Mountaineer. Anatoli Boukreev. Collected and edited by Linda Wylie. New York: ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Tenzig Norgay and the Sherpas of Everest; Touching My Father's Soul: A Sherpa's Journey to the Top of Everest
Tenzing Norgay and the Sherpas of Everest. Tashi Tenzing, with Judy Tenzing. Forewords by Sir Edmund Hillary and His Holiness ...
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Book Reviews
2002
The Dishonorable Dr. Cook: Debunking the Notorious Mount McKinley Hoax
The Dishonorable Dr. Cook: Debunking the Notorious Mount McKinley Hoax. Bradford Washburn and Peter Cherici. Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 2001.192 pages, 80 ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Exploring the Unknown, Historic Diaries of Bradford Washburn's Alaska/Yukon Expeditions
Exploring the Unknown, Historic Diaries of Bradford Washburn’s Alaska/Yukon Expeditions. Bradford Washburn, edited by Lew Freedman. Kenmore, Washington: ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Kiss or Kill: Confessions of a Serial Climber
Kiss or Kill: Confessions of a Serial Climber. Mark Twight. Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 2001.206 pages. $16.95 This book contains a collection ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Extreme Rock and Ice
Extreme Rock & Ice. Garth Hattingh. Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 2001. 160 pages, 200 color photos, paperback. $39.95. Massively oversized, Extreme Rock & Ice is divided ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Arctic Crossing: A Journey Through the Northwest Passage and Inuit Culture
Arctic Crossing: A Journey Through the Northwest Passage and Inuit Culture. Jonathan Waterman. New York: Alfred Knopf, 2001. 360 pages, 85 black-and-white illustrations, 8 ...
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Book Reviews
2002
American Rock: Region, Rock, and Culture in American Climbing
American Rock: Region, Rock and Culture in American Climbing. Don Mellor. Woodstock, Vermont: The Countryman Press, 2001.303 pages. $28. Don Mellor lays ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Vertical Margins: Mountaineering and the Landscapes of Neoimperialism
Vertical Margins: Mountaineering and the Landscapes of Neoimperialism. Reuben Ellis. Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2001.240 pages, paperback. $21.95. Reuben Ellis’ ...
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Book Reviews
2002
The Accidental Adventurer: Memoirs of the First Woman to Climb Mt. McKinley
The Accidental Adventurer: Memoirs of the First Woman to Climb Mt. McKinley. Barbara Washburn. Kenmore, Washington: Epicenter Press, 2001.192 pages, paperback. $19.95. ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Denali: Deception, Defeat and Triumph
Denali: Deception, Defeat and Triumph (Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 2001; hardbound, $38) collects the works of Frederick Cook, Belmont Browne, and Hudson ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Glorious Failures and Courageous Misfortune
Glorious Failures and Courageous Misfortune, with forewords by John Harlin III and Mark Synnott respectively (Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 2001; paperback, $16.95), ...
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Book Reviews
2002
The Alps, Europe's Mountain Heart
The Alps, Europe’s Mountain Heart (Ann Harbor: University of Michigan Press; $39.50), by longtime AAC members Nicholas and Nina Shoumatoff, ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Touch the Top of the World: A Blind Man's Journey to Climb Farther than the Eye Can See
Touch the Top of the World: A Blind Man’s Journey to Climb Farther Than the Eye Can See (New ...
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Book Reviews
2002
Eric Brooks, 1902-2001
Eric Brooks 1902 - 2001 As an old friend and occasional climbing companion of Eric Brooks, and as a fellow member of ...
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In Memoriam
2002
Jack Fralick, 1919-2001
Jack Fralick 1919 - 2001 Jack Fralick, a 50-year member of the American Alpine Club, passed away in February, 2001 at the age ...
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In Memoriam
2002
Michael S. Martin, 1940-2001
Michael S. Martin 1940 - 2001 Michael S. Martin drowned September 6, 2001, near the completion of a solo hike up the Upper Black ...
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In Memoriam
2002
Anton (Ax) Nelson, 1918-2001
Anton (Ax) Nelson 1918-2001 Ax Nelson passed away in Oakland, California on April 22,2001 at the age of 83. He was a ...
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In Memoriam
2002
Arthur King Peters, 1919-2001
Arthur King Peters 1919 - 2001 Art Peters, an AAC member since 1964, died peacefully at his home in Bronxville, N.Y. on ...
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In Memoriam
2002
A.A.C., Cascade Section
AAC, Cascade Section. The Cascade Section held three events in 2001. The first was the Goran Kropp slideshow on July 13. Organized ...
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Club Activities
2002
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. The core climbing programs of The Mountaineers proceed with the same popularity as ever. These programs place high ...
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Club Activities
2002
A.A.C., Oregon Section
AAC, Oregon Section. Throughout the year 2001 the Oregon Section was very active in working on matters of conservation, access, and ...
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Club Activities
2002
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. The Climbing Committee guides comprehensive mountaineering education from beginning through advanced levels; organizes summer, winter, and rock climbing ...
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Club Activities
2002
The Arizona Mountaineering Club
The Arizona Mountaineering Club. The AzMC’s membership totaled 518 at year-end 2001. Much of the club’s volunteer administrative effort went ...
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Club Activities
2002
A.A.C., Central Rockies Section
AAC, Central Rockies Section. The principal 2001 activities of the Central Rockies Section are highlighted as follows: January: The Section donated $300 ...
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Club Activities
2002
A.A.C., North Central Section
AAC, North Central Section. Our Section continues to grow after several inactive years without a chair. The Web site was ...
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Club Activities
2002
A.A.C., New York Section
AAC, New York Section. The events of 9/11 here in New York overwhelmed everything else that had transpired before or since ...
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Club Activities
2002
A.A.C., New England Section
AAC, New England Section. The highlight of formal activity was the Section’s Sixth Annual Dinner, a black-tie event attended ...
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Club Activities
2002
A.A.C., Alaska Section
AAC, Alaska Section. The Alaska Section got a jolt of energy from the AAC Board Meeting in Anchorage in April 2001....
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Club Activities
2002
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Mountaineering Club of Alaska. The Mountaineering Club of Alaska had approximately 600 members in 2001. The club held monthly meetings that featured ...
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Club Activities
2002
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
AAC, Sierra Nevada Section. The work of Chairman Steve Schneider, Jane Koski, Tadeusz Gladczenko, Tony Watkin, Paul Romero, and others ...
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Club Activities
2002
Accidents in North American Mountaineering—Fifty-Fifth Annual Report of the Safety Committees of The American Alpine club and The Alpine Club of Canada
This is the fifty-fifth issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the twenty-fourth issue in which The Alpine Club ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
2002
Falling Ice—Fall on Ice, Poor Position, Alberta, Banff National Park, Johnson Canyon Upper Falls
FALLING ICE-FALL ON ICE, POOR POSITION Alberta, Banff National Park, Johnson Canyon Upper Falls On January 19, J. G. was standing ...
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Accident Reports
2002
Inadequate Belay—Climber Lowered Too Quickly, Alberta, Jasper National Park, Malign Canyon
CANADA INADEQUATE BELAY-CLIMBER LOWERED TOO QUICKLY Alberta, Jasper National Park, Malign Canyon On February 10, at 1600, a Jasper Warden was contacted ...
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Accident Reports
2002
Fall on Ice, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Banff National Park, Louise Falls
FALL ON ICE, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Banff National Park, Louise Falls On February 14, T.T. was leading the final crux ...
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Accident Reports
2002
Fall in Crevasse—Poor Position, Inadequate Equipment
On May 18, D.S. and I decided to attempt a ski ascent of North and South Twin, despite the fact ...
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Accident Reports
2002
Fall on Ice, Inattention, Alberta, Banff National Park, Professor Falls
FALL ON ICE, INATTENTION Alberta, Banff National Park, Professor Falls On March 20, after instructing an ice climbing session on this ...
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Accident Reports
2002
Rappel Error—Inadequate Anchor, Weather, Climbing Alone, Alberta, Jasper National Park, Mount Snowdome, Slipstream
RAPPEL ERROR-INADEQUATE ANCHOR, WEATHER, CLIMBING ALONE Alberta, Jasper National Park, Mount Snowdome, Slipstream On the afternoon of March 24, M.G. ...
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Accident Reports
2002
Fall on Snow, Poor Position, Alberta, Jasper National Park, Parker Ridge
FALL ON SNOW, POOR POSITION Alberta, Jasper National Park, Parker Ridge On May 6, a group of mountaineers were practicing crevasse ...
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Accident Reports
2002