American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada, Lone Pine Peak, The Streets of the Mountains
Lone Pine Peak, The Streets of the Mountains. IV 5.10 A0. First ascent September 4-6, by Miguel Carmona and Joe LeMay. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Arizona, Vermilion Cliffs, Various Activity
Vermilion Cliffs, various activity. For the past five years Albert Newman of Flagstaff, with a dozen partners, including Jeff Kennedy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Utah, The Desert, Various Activity
The Desert, various activity. Many new routes were established in the Moab area by Joe Slansky, and in the Castle ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park, Zion, Various Ascents
Zion, various ascents. On the southeast face of West Temple, from March 19-21, Bryan Bird, Brody and Jared Greer, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park, Angel's Landing, Lowe Route, First Free Ascent with Variations
Angel’s Landing, Lowe Route, first free ascent with variations. After a successful spring trip to Yosemite, I resolved to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park, Spearhead Mountain, Midevil Wall
Spearhead Mountain, Midevil Wall. From March 22-25 Ammon McNeely and I established Midevil Wall (V 5.9 A3+) over three days. The ...
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2005
North America, United States, Utah, Zion National Park, The Watchman, Cradle to Grave
The Watchman, Cradle to Grave. In May Dave Jones and I climbed a new 10-pitch route on the northwest face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Rocky Mountain National Park, Summary
The RMNP summer alpine season was limited by exceptionally wet weather for Colorado. Although Tommy Caldwell and Topher Donahue made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Colorado, Rocky Mountains, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, Hallucinogen Wall, Dry-Tool Free Ascent
Hallucinogen Wall, dry-tool free ascent. In May Ryan Nelson and Jared Ogden made a hybrid free-aid ascent of the daunting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Colorado, Rocky Mountains, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, Charm School Boutique, Repeat
Charm School Boutique, repeat. Between The Journey Home and The Cruise on North Chasm View Wall, Jeff Achey found an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Colorado, Rocky Mountains, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, Tague Yer Time
Tague Yer Time. South Chasm View Wall hides its secrets well. It took Jared Ogden and me many trips to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Colorado, The Rocky Mountains, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, BloodSport and Various Ascents
BloodSport and various ascents. In the spring Zach Smith and I climbed a new route between Ament’s Chimney and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Mt. Silex, North Face
In September 2000 Rex Wolters and I climbed a new 1,500', IV 5.10 A1 line on the north face of Mt. Silex ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Colorado, Sangre de Christo Range, Tijeras Peak, New Routes
Tijeras Peak, new routes. On July 19, Cam Burns, of the Basalt Bigfoot Coalition, and I attempted to climb the crowning ...
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2005
Various Ascents
In August 2001 an Appalachian State student named Chris and I climbed a new 800' variation to the High Route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Wyoming, Teton Range, Grand Teton, Alex Lowe Memorial Route
Grand Teton, Alex Lowe Memorial Route. On October 5 Mark Newcomb and I climbed a new route on the north face ...
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2005
North America, United States, Idaho, Salmon River Range, Slick Rock, Scenic Traction
Slick Rock, Scenic Traction. Slick Rock is a few miles northeast of McCall, about 100 miles north of Boise. This is ...
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2005
North America, United States, Idaho, Jughandle Mountain, Various Routes
Jughandle Mountain, various routes. The northwest face of Jughandle Mountain (8,340') is directly above picturesque Louie Lake, near McCall, in ...
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2005
North America, United States, Idaho, Sawtooth Range, Elephant's Perch, Free Ascents
Elephant’s Perch, free ascents. During the summer I realized the free-climbing potential on the Elephant’s Perch. A number ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Idaho, Sawtooth Range, Goat Perch, Weekend Warrior
Goat Perch, Weekend Warrior. On June 5 Dave Hopper and I made the first ascent of Weekend Warrior (IV 5.8 Ml-2) on ...
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2005
North America, United States, Idaho, Pioneer Mountains, Hyndman Peak, Travis Michaelis Memorial Route
Hyndman Peak, Travis Michaelis Memorial Route. On May 14 Abe Dickerson and I climbed a very temporary ice route on the ...
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2005
North America, United States, Montana, Gallatin Canyon, Sheep Rock, Various Ascents
Sheep Rock, various ascents. Between August 2002 and July 2004 I climbed eight new routes on Sheep Rock in Gallatin Canyon, 20 miles ...
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2005
North America, United States, Montana, Rocky Mountains, Beaverhead Mountains, Traverse
Beaverhead Mountains, traverse. On August 12, 2003, I finished a 1,362-mile journey that included a traverse of the Rocky Mountains. The journey ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Arrigetch Peaks, Samurai Savitz and Rock Jock
Arrigetch Peaks, Samurai Savitz and Rock Jock. Tim Kemple, Justin Sjong, and I flew to Betties, where we met Max ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Angutikada (Old Man Mountain), First Ascent in 1985
Angutikada (Old Man Mountain), first ascent in 1985. With Ron Watters, Deborah Dixon and I made our third attempt to climb ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, DeLong Mountains, Exploration
DeLong Mountains, exploration. In August Craig Deutche, Anne Machung, Jerry Weidler, and I established a new route across the DeLong ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Hayes Range, Nenana Mountain, Descent Gully and South Buttress
Nenana Mountain, Descent Gully and South Buttress. In March, with Fairbanks local Seth Adams, I followed rumors of granite and ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Denali National Park and Preserve Summary
Denali National Park and Preserve, summary. Raindrops were falling at Kahiltna Basecamp the first week of May, as unusually and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Mt. McKinley, Northwest Face, Father and Sons Wall, Tranquillo Couloir
On June 4 Steve Lyall and I left the 14,000' camp on the West Buttress of Denali and descended to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, East Kahiltna Peak, D.S. and F.J.
East Kahiltna Peak, D.S. and F.J. Carl Tobin and I flew into the Southeast Fork of the Kahiltna ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, East Kahiltna Peak, Homage to Pat
East Kahiltna Peak, Homage to Pat. On May 4, Jonny Blitz, Carl Tobin, Vince Anderson, and I pitched a small base ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Gargoyle, Electric View; Pt. 6,000', Phanerotime
Gargoyle, Electric View; Pt. 6,000’, Phanerotime. In July, Jarle Kalland, Mads Lund, Steinar Holden, and I planned to go to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Mt. Dickey, Snowpatrol
Mt. Dickey, Snowpatrol. After hearing vague rumors concerning a gorge with mixed lines 5,000' high, half an hour from camp, ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Ruth Gorge, Snowpatrol Second Ascent, Cornhole Couloir, and British Invasion
Ruth Gorge, Snowpatrol second ascent, Cornhole Couloir, and British invasion. It’s late March and only six days into a ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, The Stump, Goldfinger; Mt. Barrill, Cobra Pillar Speed Ascent
The Stump, Goldfinger; Mt. Barrill, Cobra Pillar speed ascent. An extended Alaska season gave me the opportunity to climb 14 routes ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Moose's Tooth, Arctic Rage
Moose's Tooth, Arctic Rage. From March 31—April 3, Ben Gilmore and Kevin Mahoney established Arctic Rage (4,500', VI WI6+R A2) ...
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2005
Mooses Tooth, Levitation and Hail Marys, and Various Activity
On May 26 and 27 Scott Adamson and I completed a new route on the south face of the Mooses Tooth. Following ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Bear Tooth, White Russian
Bear Tooth, White Russian. Taras Mytropan (Ukraine), Sergei Matusevich (Ukraine), and I climbed a direct line on the west face ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Bear Tooth, Unforgiven to Serac Base
Bear Tooth, Unforgiven to serac base. On May 13 Gilly James and I climbed a gully on a west-facing buttress of ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, MooseSkin Mountain, The Ass of Spades, and Various Attempts
Mooseskin Mountain, The Ass of Spades, and various attempts. First, I thank the American Alpine Club for considering awarding a ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Toyal Tower, Canadian Bacon, and Thunder Mountain, Maxim
Royal Tower, Canadian Bacon, and Thunder Mountain, Maxim. Shawn Huisman and I climbed two new routes during a two-week door-to-door ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Thunder Mountain, The Bums Lost Variation, and Dream Sacrifice, Repeat to Summit
Thunder Mountain, The Bums Lost variation, and Dream Sacrifice, repeat to summit. On May 15 Roy Leggett, Steve Su, and I ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Alaska Range, Thunder Mountain, Paikea's Journey, and Mt. Providence, Divine Providence
Thunder Mountain, Paikea's Journey, and Mt. Providence, Divine Providence. Jeremy “Jay” Piggott of New Zealand and I based ourselves and ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Kichatna Spires, Mt. Nevermore, The Perfect Storm
Mt. Nevermore, The Perfect Storm. After a four-day snowy wait in Talkeetna, Paul Roderick of TAT flew Dai Lampard, Stuart ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Kichatna Spires, Tatina Spire, Groundhog Day, and Mt. Haffner, Attempt
Tatina Spire, Groundhog Day, and Mt. Haffner, attempt. British climbers Mark Reeves and Steve Sinfield visited the Tatina Glacier for ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Neacola Mountains, Chakachamna Peak, South Face to Near Summit
Chakachamna Peak, south face to near summit. Fred Beckey had his eye on a prominent 7,530' peak in the Neacola ...
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2005
Chugach and Wrangell Mountains, Heritage Point and Mt. Yukla
After five failed attempts with several partners, I joined with Dan Petrus to complete the first ascent of the north ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Neacola Mountains, Chugach Mountains, Ski Traverse
Chugach Mountains, ski traverse. In April we skied from Valdez, Alaska, to the Glenn Highway by way of Mt. Thor ...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Neacola Mountains, Upper Powell Glacier and Upper Barnard Glacier
Upper Powell Glacier and Upper Barnard Glacier, various ascents and ski descents. Mike Meekins flew Dave Kinsella (Ireland), Wilfred Glanznig (...
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2005
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather Range, Various Ascents and Ski Descents
Various ascents and ski descents. The name, bestowed in 1778 by the range’s discoverer, Captain James Cook, is itself a ...
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2005