American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Climbing Free: My Life in the Vertical World
Climbing Free: My Life in the Vertical World. Lynn Hill with Greg Child. Foreword by John Long. New York: W. ...
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Book Reviews
2003
The Flame of Adventure
The Flame of Adventure. Simon Yates. Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, 2001. 220 pages, with 8 pages of color photos. $16.95 What’s with these ...
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Book Reviews
2003
Anderl Heckmair: My Life, Eiger North Face, Grand Jorasses and Other Adventures
Anderl Heckmair: My Life, Eiger North Face, Grand Jorasses and Other Adventures. Anderl Heckmair. Translated by Tim Carruthers. Foreword by ...
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Book Reviews
2003
Over the Edge: The True Story of Four American Climbers' Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia
Over the Edge: The True Story of Four American Climbers’ Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia. Greg ...
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Book Reviews
2003
The Fall
The Fall. Simon Mawer. Boston: Little Brown, 2003. 370 pages. $24.95 The Fall is the first novel with a climbing background by a ...
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Book Reviews
2003
Women on High: Pioneers of Mountaineering
Women on High: Pioneers of Mountaineering. Rebecca A. Brown. Boston: Appalachian Mountain Club Books, 2002. Foreword by Arlene Blum. 272 pages. Hardcover $22.95. ...
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Book Reviews
2003
Climb: The History of Rock Climbing in Colorado
Climb: The History of Rock Climbing in Colorado. Jeff Achey, Dudley Chelton, Bob Godfrey. Seattle: The Mountaineers Books, second edition, 2002.200 ...
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Book Reviews
2003
The Shoes of Kilimanjaro and Other Oddventure Travel Stories, The Hard Way: Stories of Danger, Survival and the Soul of Adventure
The Shoes of Kilimanjaro and Other Oddventure Travel Stories. Cameron M. Burns. Basalt, Colorado: Hard Pressed Books, 2002. 184 pages. Paperback. $16.95. The ...
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Book Reviews
2003
The Good, the Great, and the Awesome: The Top 40 High Sierra Rock Climbs
The Good, the Great, and the Awesome: The Top 40 High Sierra Rock Climbs. Peter Croft. Mammoth Lakes, CA: Maximus Press, 2002. 243 ...
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Book Reviews
2003
Under the Midnight Sun: The Ascent of John Denver Peak and the Search for the Northernmost Point of Land on Earth
Under the Midnight Sun: The Ascent of John Denver Peak and the Search for the Northernmost Point of Land on ...
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Book Reviews
2003
Every Other Day: The Journals of the Remarkable Rocky Mountain Climbs and Explorations of A.J. Ostheimer
Every Other Day: The Journals of the Remarkable Rocky Mountain Climbs and Explorations of A. J. Ostheimer. Edited by R....
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Book Reviews
2003
High & Wild: Essays and Photographs on Wilderness Adventure
Just before his death Galen Rowell edited a new edition of High & Wild: Essays and Photographs on Wilderness Adventure (Spotted ...
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Book Reviews
2003
Flying South: A Pilot's Inner Journey
Many of Rowell’s photographs illustrate his wife Barbara Rowell’s book Flying South: A Pilot’s Inner Journey (Ten ...
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Book Reviews
2003
Fearless on Everest: The Quest for Sandy Irvine
Fearless on Everest: The Quest for Sandy Irvine, (Mountaineers, 2000; $18.95.) tells more about Sandy Irvine than has ever been told before. ...
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Book Reviews
2003
When in Doubt, Go Higher: Mountain Gazette Anthology
When in Doubt, Go Higher: Mountain Gazette Anthology, M. John Fayhee, editor, (Mountain Sports Press $18.95) collects together essays from 1972-’79 ...
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Book Reviews
2003
Alaska: A Climbing Guide
• Alaska: A Climbing Guide (Mountaineers $24.95) by Mike Wood and Colby Coombs is a noteworthy guidebook simply because it’s the ...
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Book Reviews
2003
Frank Smythe: The Six Alpine/Himalayan Climbing Books
• Frank Smythe: The Six Alpine/Himalayan Climbing Books (Mountaineers $38.00) is the latest in the Mountaineers series that began with the ...
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Book Reviews
2003
Desire & Ice: Searching for Perspective Atop Denali
• Desire & Ice: Searching for Perspective Atop Denali (National Geographic Press $16.00) is a description of David Brill’s guided climb of ...
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Book Reviews
2003
A.A.C., Alaska Section
AAC, Alaska Section. The Alaska Section’s members were active not only in Alaska, but around the world in the ...
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Club Activities
2003
A.A.C., Cascade Section
AAC, Cascade Section. In 2002 the Cascade Section hosted one main event and supported two others. On December 13 we had a ...
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Club Activities
2003
A.A.C., Oregon Section
AAC, Oregon Section. Many of our members achieved noteworthy goals or honors this past year. John Harlin III was appointed ...
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Club Activities
2003
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
AAC, Sierra Nevada Section. It was an active year as usual for our members, starting with an April 6 fundraiser, complete ...
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Club Activities
2003
A.A.C., Central Rockies Section
AAC, Central Rockies Section. The year began on a high note with the Section providing customized, limited edition embroidered jackets, ...
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Club Activities
2003
A.A.C., Midwest Section
AAC, Midwest Section. The following summarizes the Section's 2002 activities. In February the Midwest Section represented the AAC at the annual ...
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Club Activities
2003
A.A.C., North Central Section
AAC, North Central Section. The North Central Section continues to progress toward more communication, camaraderie, and interaction with the Club. ...
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Club Activities
2003
A.A.C., New York Section
AAC, New York Section. No other event has impacted the NY Section quite as severely as that which occurred on 9/11. ...
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Club Activities
2003
A.A.C., New England Section
AAC, New England Section. Our Section continues to grow, and in 2002 membership increased to 510 from 486 in 2001. Eighty people attended our ...
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Club Activities
2003
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. For The Mazamas of Portland, Oregon, safety is the dominant theme in the club’s numerous mountaineering endeavors. ...
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Club Activities
2003
The Arizona Mountaineering Club
The Arizona Mountaineering Club. The AzMC’s membership totaled 483 at year-end 2002. Given the increased popularity of rock climbing and climbing ...
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Club Activities
2003
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. The Mountaineers continues to offer well-received and popular courses in fundamental to intermediate mountaineering instruction, with the same ...
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Club Activities
2003
Raymond David Caughron, 1943-2002
Raymond David Caughron 1943-2002 I first met RD Caughron some 30 years ago, and knew him as a climbing and skiing ...
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In Memoriam
2003
Earlyn Dean, 1939-2002
Earlyn Dean 1939-2002 Earlyn Dean died in her sleep at her winter home in Singer Island, Florida on March 31. Raised ...
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In Memoriam
2003
Kenneth Atwood Henderson, 1907-2001
Kenneth Atwood Henderson 1907-2001 Mt. Rainier, Pinnacle Peak, Unicorn Peak, and Castle Rock in the Cascades. Yukness, Odaray, Huber, Victoria, ...
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In Memoriam
2003
Andrew John Kauffman II, 1920-2003
Andrew John Kauffman, II 1920-2003 One never knows how things will end in this world. How could I have known, ...
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In Memoriam
2003
William Hearrell Robins, 1957-2002
William (Bill) Hearrell Robins 1957-2002 Bill Robins, 45, died on July 7 while attempting a technical climb on the northeast face of ...
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In Memoriam
2003
André Roch, 1906-2002
André Roch 1906-2002 The 20th of November saw the passing of one of the great mountaineers of our time: André ...
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In Memoriam
2003
Galen Avery Rowell, 1940-2002
Galen Avery Rowell 1940-2002 In the early hours of August 11 we lost one of our most energetic and influential mountaineers ...
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In Memoriam
2003
Harold Walton, 1912-2002
Harold Walton 1912-2002 Harold Walton was born in Cornwall, England and received his Ph.D. in chemistry from Exeter College ...
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In Memoriam
2003
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Fifty-Sixth Annual Report of the Safety Committees of The American Alpine Club and The Alpine Club of Canada
This is the fifty-sixth issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the twenty-fifth issue in which The Alpine Club ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
2003
Fall on Ice, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Banff National Park, Bow Falls
FALL ON ICE, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Banff National Park, Bow Falls On February 12, The Mountaineers party began their approach across ...
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Accident Reports
2003
Falling Icicle, Fall on Ice, Inadequate Protection
On March 2, a climber was five to seven meters into a lead on Pearl Necklace (50 m. WI 5+), without placing any ...
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Accident Reports
2003
Falling Ice
On March 7, three climbers were climbing the left line of Louise Falls (II WI4+). The temperature in the Lake ...
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Accident Reports
2003
Fall on Ice, Protection Pulled Out-Ice Tool, Alberta, Banff National Park, Professor Falls
FALL ON ICE, PROTECTION PULLED OUT—ICE TOOL Alberta, Banff National Park, Professor Falls, On March 10 at 1130, T.M. was ...
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Accident Reports
2003
Fall through Cornice, Off Route, Unroped, Alberta, Banff National Park, Mount Balfour
FALL THROUGH CORNICE, OFF ROUTE, UNROPED Alberta, Banff National Park, Mount Balfour On April 12, N.F., a ski patroller from ...
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Accident Reports
2003
Fall on Rock, Protection Failed-Rock Block, Failure to Test Hold, Alberta, Jasper National Park, Hidden Valley
FALL ON ROCK, PROTECTION FAlLED—ROCK BLOCK, FAILURE TO TEST HOLD Alberta, Jasper National Park, Hidden Valley On May 19, Peter ...
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Accident Reports
2003
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Belay, Exceeding Abilities, Alberta, Jasper National Park, Morro Slabs
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE BELAY, EXCEEDING ABILITIES Alberta, Jasper National Park, Morro Slabs On June 22, a family group and friends ...
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Accident Reports
2003
Stranded-Off Route, Inadequate Research, Exceeding Abilities, Alberta, Waterton Lakes National Park, Crandell Mountain, Tick Ridge
STRANDED—OFF ROUTE, INADEQUATE RESEARCH, EXCEEDING ABILITIES Alberta, Waterton Lakes National Park, Crandell Mountain, Tick Ridge A group of 25, including ...
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Accident Reports
2003
Stranded-Solo Climbing, Climbing Unroped, Inadequate Equipment/Clothing, Weather, Alberta, Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, Mount Brock, Southwest Face
STRANDED—SOLO CLIMBING, CLIMBING UNROPED, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT/CLOTHING, WEATHER Alberta, Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, Mount Brock, Southwest Face C.F., ...
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Accident Reports
2003
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection-No Stopper Knot, Haste, Inattention, Alberta, Cougar Canyon, Slowpoke
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION—NO STOPPER KNOT, HASTE, INATTENTION Alberta, Cougar Canyon, Slowpoke “On Saturday, July 13, we gave a ...
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Accident Reports
2003
Falling Rock, Alberta, Jasper National Park, Mount Athabasca, North Ridge
FALLING ROCK Alberta, Jasper National Park, Mount Athabasca, North Ridge On August 21, Jeff (age unknown) and Andrew (33) were ascending the ...
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Accident Reports
2003