American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Frank Smythe: The Six Alpine/Himalayan Climbing Books (Climbs and Ski Runs; The Kangchenjunga Adventure; Kamet Conquered; Camp Six; The Valley of Flowers; Mountaineering Holiday)
Frank Smythe: The Six Alpine/Himalayan Climbing Books (Climbs and Ski Runs; The Kangchenjunga Adventure; Kamet Conquered; Camp Six; The ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills
Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills, 7th edition. Steven M. Cox, Kris Fulsaas, editors; chapters by members of The Mountaineers. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
The Stettner Way: The Life and Climbs of Joe and Paul Stettner
The Stettner Way: The Life and Climbs of Joe and Paul Stettner. Jack Gorby. Golden: Colorado Mountain Club Press, 2003. 210 pages. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
Mount McKinley's West Buttress: The First Ascent-Brad Washburns' Logbook, 1951
Mount McKinley’s West Buttress: The First Ascent— Brad Washburn's Logbook, 1951. Williston, Vermont: Top of the World Press, 2003. 142 pages; 72 photos. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
Yosemite: Half a Century of Dynamic Rock Climbing
Yosemite: Haifa Century of Dynamic Rock Climbing. Alexander Huber (author) and Heinz Zak (photographer). Birmingham, Alabama: Menasha Ridge Press, 2003. 176 pages. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
Ordeal by Piton: Writings from the Golden Age of Yosemite Climbing
Ordeal by Piton: Writings from the Golden Age of Yosemite Climbing. Steve Roper, editor. Palo Alto: Stanford University Library Press, 2003.290 ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
Under a Sheltering Sky: Journeys to Mountain Heartlands
Under A Sheltering Sky: Journeys To Mountain Heartlands. Colin Monteath. Christchurch, New Zealand: Hedgehog House, 2003. 240 pages. Hardcover. $60.00. Under A Sheltering ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
Southeastern Rock
Southeastern Rock, Harrison Shull. Asheville, NC: Harrison Shull, 2003. 144 pages, 250 photographs. Hardcover. $39.95. Having accidentally tucked this book in the seat pocket ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
With a Camera in My Hands: William O. Field, Pioneer Glaciologist
With a Camera in My Hands: William O. Field, Pioneer Glaciologist. William O. Field, as told to Suzanne Brown. Anchorage: ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
Spies in the Himalayas: Secret Missions and Perilous Climbs
Spies in the Himalayas: Secret Missions and Perilous Climbs. M.S. Kohli and Kenneth Conboy. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 2003. 248 ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
Himalayan Quest: Ed Viesturs on the 8,000 Meter Giants
Himalayan Quest: Ed Viesturs on the 8,000 Meter Giants. Ed Viesturs. Washington D.C.: National Geographic Press, 2003. 159 pages. Paperback. $20.00. Himalayan Quest ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
Good Morning Midnight: Life and Death in the Wild
Good Morning Midnight: Life and Death in the Wild. Chip Brown. New York: Riverhead Books, 2003. 300 pages. Hardcover. $24.95. A reviewer often ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
2004
Guy Edwards, 1972-2003
Guy Edwards 1972-2003 The northwest face of the Devil’s Thumb, near Petersburg, Alaska, remains what is likely the most ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
2004
Andrew Embick, M.D. 1950-2003
Andrew Embick pioneered big walls, steep ice, and cold waters in Alaska and Canada from the mid-1970s through the ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
2004
William J. Mosconi, 1951-2003
William J. Mosconi 1951-2003 Bill Mosconi began his climbing career relatively late; he was nearly 30. He learned to ski in ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
2004
George R. Senner, 1924-2003
George R. Senner 1924-2003 While in the Park Service at Mount Rainier National Park, I developed some of the closest ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
2004
Necrology
Necrology Bruce Andrews David Gunstone Landon G. Rockwell  George Van Brunt Cochran Richard Hechtel Ryan Sayers  John R. Durrance, M....
AAJ
In Memoriam
2004
A.A.C., Cascade Section
AAC, Cascade Section. In 2003 the Cascade Section helped organize and sponsor two events in conjunction with a local web-based climbing ...
AAJ
Club Activities
2004
A.A.C., Oregon Section
AAC, Oregon Section. Our winter Section expedition was made to Smith Rock to construct an emergency rescue litter shelter. Jeff ...
AAJ
Club Activities
2004
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
AAC, Sierra Nevada Section. The year started with a sometimes-annual Markleeville ski trip. A few hardy souls were out to ...
AAJ
Club Activities
2004
A.A.C., Northern Rockies Section
AAC, Northern Rockies Section. As an AAC representative, a board member of the Boise Climbers Alliance, and an Idaho local, ...
AAJ
Club Activities
2004
A.A.C., Central Rockies Section
AAC, Central Rockies Section. On February 14-17 the Fifth Annual Cody Ice Festival was held in the Shoshone River Valley ...
AAJ
Club Activities
2004
A.A.C., New York Section
AAC, New York Section. The New York Section, with membership now exceeding 700 in the Tri-State Area, tries to appeal to ...
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Club Activities
2004
A.A.C., New England Section
AAC, New England Section. Owing to the conjunction of the AAC’s national meeting in Boston with our Section’s ...
AAJ
Club Activities
2004
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. The Mountaineers continues to broaden its offerings of climbing courses, seminars, and programs with a continued commitment to ...
AAJ
Club Activities
2004
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. The many and varied activities of The Mazamas, headquartered in Portland, Oregon, are developed and coordinated by six ...
AAJ
Club Activities
2004
Arizona Mountaineering Club
Arizona Mountaineering Club. The AzMC is a climbing and mountaineering club with approximately 500 members. In 2003 the club conducted several climbing ...
AAJ
Club Activities
2004
Alpine Club of Canada
Alpine Club of Canada. Mountains. In addition to copious climbing options from Newfoundland to Vancouver Island, Canadians are blessed with ...
AAJ
Club Activities
2004
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Fifty-Seventh Annual Report of the Safety Committees
Canada: This was the year of the avalanche. In two incidents involving backcountry skiers 14 people died. Although these incidents did ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
2004
Avalanche, Alberta, Banff National Park, Mount Wilson, Wilson Major
AVALANCHE Alberta, Banff National Park, Mount Wilson, Wilson Major On January 10, J.W. (29) and J.S. (23) were approaching the ice ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Ice, Alberta, Banff National Park, Five Mile Creek, Mount Cory, Dumber
FALL ON ICE Alberta, Banff National Park, Five Mile Creek, Mount Cory, Dumber On January 19, D.B. and G.H. ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Ice, Protection (Tools) Pulled, Alberta, Banff National Park, Mount Murchison, Balfour Wall
FALL ON ICE, PROTECTION (TOOLS) PULLED Alberta, Banff National Park, Mount Murchison, Balfour Wall On February 9, R.C. (40) was with ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Ice, Unroped, Alberta, Banff National Park, Johnston Canyon
FALL ON ICE, UNROPED Alberta, Banff National Park, Johnston Canyon On February 13, L.R. (26) and her boyfriend (L.) were doing ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Rock, Climbing Alone and Unroped, Alberta, Kananaskis Country, Mount Lorette, South Ridge
FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING ALONE AND UNROPED Alberta, Kananaskis Country, Mount Lorette, South Ridge On February 17, A.S. (18) set out ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2004
Falling Ice, Alberta, Banff National Park, Lake Louise, Louise Falls
FALLING ICE Alberta, Banff National Park, Lake Louise, Louise Falls On February 22, an ice climber at Louise Falls was injured ...
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Accident Reports
2004
Avalanche, Climbing Alone, Alberta, Canmore, Mount Lady MacDonald
AVALANCHE, CLIMBING ALONE Alberta, Canmore, Mount Lady MacDonald On or about March 13, J.F (20) decided to make a solo scramble ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Rock, Failure to Test Holds, Protection Pulled Out, Alberta, Bow Valley, Yamnuska, CMC Wall
FALL ON ROCK, FAILURE TO TEST HOLDS, PROTECTION PULLED OUT Alberta, Bow Valley, Yamnuska, CMC Wall On June 15, a female ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Rock, Climbing Alone and Unroped, Alberta, Kananaskis Country, Mount Lorette
FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING ALONE AND UNROPED Alberta, Kananaskis Country, Mount Lorette On July 15, a 23-year-old man, who had set ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Rock, Alberta, Banff National Park, Moraine Lake, Schiesser Ledges Route
FALL ON ROCK Alberta, Banff National Park, Moraine Lake, Schiesser Ledges Route On July 23, G.A. (62) was a member of ...
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Accident Reports
2004
Falling Rock, Fall on Rock, Alberta, Jasper National Park, Throne Mountain
FALLING ROCK, FALL ON ROCK Alberta, Jasper National Park, Throne Mountain On August 16, an experienced party of five were climbing ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2004
Falling Rock, Alberta, Jasper National Park, Mount Fryatt
FALLING ROCK Alberta, Jasper National Park, Mount Fryatt In the early morning of August 29, a party of four left their ...
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Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Rock—Foothold Broke, Protection Pulled Out, Alberta, Jasper National Park, Tonquin Valley, Mount Oubliette
FALL ON ROCK-FOOTHOLD BROKE, PROTECTION PULLED OUT Alberta, Jasper National Park, Tonquin Valley, Mount Oubliette A.M. and I just ...
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Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Rock, Inexperience, Alberta, Banff National Park, Cascade Mountain
FALL ON ROCK, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Banff National Park, Cascade Mountain On August 30, N.P. (16), C.B. (18) and J.P. (17) left ...
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Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Rock, Failure to Follow Route, Protection Pulled Out, Alberta, Ghost River Area, Bonanza
FALL ON ROCK, FAILURE TO FOLLOW ROUTE, PROTECTION PULLED OUT Alberta, Ghost River area, Bonanza On September 6, a party of ...
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Accident Reports
2004
Late Start, Failure to Follow Route, Darkness, Stranded, Alberta, Kananaskis Country, Mount Indefatigable
LATE START, FAILURE TO FOLLOW ROUTE, DARKNESS, STRANDED Alberta, Kananaskis Country, Mount Indefatigable On September 14, two women (28 and 36), from Canmore ...
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Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Rock, Alberta, Banff National Park, Lake Louise, Back of the Lake Crag, Ash Wednesday
FALL ON ROCK Alberta, Banff National Park, Lake Louise, Back of the Lake Crag, Ash Wednesday On October 10, T. (24) and ...
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Accident Reports
2004
Fall on Rock, Protection Pulled Out, Alberta, Banff National Park, Lake Louise, Back of the Lake Crag, Scared Peaches
FALL ON ROCK, PROTECTION PULLED OUT Alberta, Banff National Park, Lake Louise, Back of the Lake Crag, Scared Peaches On ...
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Accident Reports
2004
Falling Rock, Alberta, Jasper National Park, Roche à Perdrix
FALLING ROCK Alberta, Jasper National Park, Roche à Perdrix On October 26, at 0700 J.H. (28) and M.L. (42) set out to climb ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
2004
Avalanche, Poor Position, Weather, Peter Lougheed Park, Mount Murray, R&D
AVALANCHE, POOR POSITION, WEATHER Alberta, Peter Lougheed Park, Mount Murray, R & D On November 11, a party of ice climbers on ...
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Accident Reports
2004
Falling Ice—Dislodged by Leader, Poor Position—Belayer, Alberta, Banff National Park, Weeping Wall, Center Pillar
FALLING ICE-DISLODGED BY LEADER, POOR POSITION-BELAYER Alberta, Banff National Park, Weeping Wall, Center Pillar On December 21, J.R. (23) was belaying ...
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Accident Reports
2004