American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Fall or Slip on Rock, Protection Pulled Out, Failure to Follow Instincts, North Carolina, Table Rock, Talkin' 'Bout Mudflaps
FALL OR SLIP ON ROCK, PROTECTION PULLED OUT, FAILURE TO FOLLOW INSTINCTS North Carolina, Table Rock, Talkin' 'Bout Mudflaps During ...
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2005
Fall on Snow, Inadequate Protection, Inadequate Belay, Oregon, Mount Hood, Castle Crags
FALL ON SNOW, INADEQUATE PROTECTION, INADEQUATE BELAY Oregon, Mount Hood, Castle Crags On April 3, Doug Adair (50) and Debra Marsh (47) attempted ...
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2005
Fall on Snow—Faulty Use of Crampons, Oregon, Mount Jefferson
FALL ON SNOW–FAULTY USE OF CRAMPONS Oregon, Mount Jefferson On Sunday morning, April 25, Brent McGregor (51) and Tom Herron (40) began ...
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2005
Fall on Snow—Unable to Self-Arrest, Oregon, Mount Hood, South Side
FALL ON SNOW-UNABLE TO SELF-ARREST Oregon, Mount Hood, South Side After successfully ascending South Side on July 23, Zach Usadi-Henrickson (20) slipped ...
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2005
Fall on Rock—Handhold Came Off, Failure to Follow Route, Oregon, Mount Washington, West Face
FALL ON ROCK-HANDHOLD CAME OFF, FAILURE TO FOLLOW ROUTE Oregon, Mount Washington, West Face JWS (40) and I (BC, 42) attempted the ...
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2005
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection, Oregon, Mount Washington, West Face
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Oregon, Mount Washington, West Face On Thursday, July 29, Thomas Siefert (46) and Gary Gentz (50) were making ...
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2005
Fall on Rock, Protection Pulled Out, Exceeding Abilities, Oregon, Smith Rock State Park, Godzilla
FALL ON ROCK, PROTECTION PULLED OUT, EXCEEDING ABILITIES Oregon, Smith Rock State Park, Godzilla Mark Kent (42) and his father, Terry ...
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2005
Fall on Snow—Dislodged Rock, Failure to Test Holds, Poor Position, Climbing Unroped and Alone, Oregon, Mount Hood, South Side
FALL ON SNOW-DISLODGED ROCK, FAILURE TO TEST HOLDS, POOR POSITION, CLIMBING UNROPED AND ALONE Oregon, Mount Hood, South Side While ...
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2005
Fall on Ice, Inadequate Protection, Oregon, Mount Hood, Sandy Glacier
FALL ON ICE, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Oregon, Mount Hood, Sandy Glacier On November 4, Kenny Dale Kasselder and Shaun Olcott (both 37) had ...
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2005
Fall on Rock—Lowering Error, Communication Problem, Utah, Big Cottonwood Canyon
FALL ON ROCK–LOWERING ERROR, COMMUNICATION PROBLEM Utah, Big Cottonwood Canyon On June 16, Doug Grennan (18) and eight friends were top-roping ...
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2005
Various Falls on Rock, Some Solo, Some Inadequately Protected, Etc., Utah, Various Locations
VARIOUS FALLS ON ROCK, SOME SOLO, SOME INADEQUATELY PROTECTED, ETC Utah, Various Locations We received some sketchy reports on several ...
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2005
Fall on Rock—Not Anchored at Top of Cliff, Inexperience, Utah, Big Cottonwood Canyon, Storm Mountain Amphitheater
FALL ON ROCK-NOT ANCHORED AT TOP OF CUFF, INEXPERIENCE Utah, Big Cottonwood Canyon, Storm Mountain Amphitheater On October 10, Amberly Rogers (20) ...
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2005
Rappel Failure—Multiple Causes, Washington, Frenchman's Coulee
RAPPEL FAILURE–MULTIPLE CAUSES Washington, Frenchman's Coulee Around 2:00 p.m. on March 7, Robert Peruchini (41) and his partner, Ms. Teri Martin (52), ...
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2005
Slip/Fall on Snow and Rock, Washington, Mount Rainier, Liberty Ridge
SUP/FALL ON SNOW AND ROCK Washington, Mount Rainier, Liberty Ridge Climber Scott Richards (42) called Mount Rainier National Park on ...
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2005
Loss of Control—Voluntary Glissade, Faulty Use of Crampons, Inadequate Protection, Washington, Mount Rainier, Emmons/Winthrop Glacier Route
LOSS OF CONTROL—VOLUNTARY GLISSADE, FAULTY USE OF CRAMPONS, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Washington, Mount Rainier, Emmons/Winthrop Glacier Route On June 3, ...
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2005
Avalanche, Washington, Mount Rainier, Liberty Ridge
AVALANCHE Washington, Mount Rainier, Liberty Ridge Luke Casady and Ansel Vizcaya (both 29) departed White River Campground on Friday June 11 for ...
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2005
Stranded, Exceeding Abilities, Incompatible Partners—Poor Communication, Washington, Mount Rainier, Liberty Ridge
STRANDED, EXCEEDING ABILITIES, INCOMPATIBLE PARTNERS–POOR COMMUNICATION Washington, Mount Rainier, Liberty Ridge Bruce Penn (43) and A1 Hancock (44) departed White River ...
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2005
Fall on Ice, Inadequate Protection, Inadequate Belay, Washington, Mount Baker, North Ridge
FALL ON ICE, INADEQUATE PROTECTION, INADEQUATE BELAY Washington, Mount Baker, North Ridge Elain Fu (33) and I (Stephen Ramsey, 33) were simul-climbing ...
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2005
Slip on Ice—Dislocated Shoulder, Washington, Mount Rainier, Kautz Glacier
SLIP ON ICE-DISLOCATED SHOULDER Washington, Mount Rainier, Kautz Glacier On June 30, Dallas Baker (27) sustained a dislocated shoulder while descending the ...
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2005
Loss of Control—Voluntary Glissade, Washington, Mount Rainier National Park, Unicorn Peak
LOSS OF CONTROL–VOLUNTARY GLISSADE Washington, Mount Rainier National Park, Unicorn Peak On the morning of July 24, a four-person team ...
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2005
Fall on Glacier Ice, Inadequate Protection, Protection Pulled Out, Washington, Mount Rainier, Kautz Glacier Route
FALL ON GLACIER ICE, INADEQUATE PROTECTION, PROTECTION PULLED OUT Washington, Mount Rainier, Kautz Glacier Route On August 8 at 9:15 a.m., ...
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2005
Loss of Control—Voluntary Glissade, Faulty Use of Crampons
On October 3, shortly after 4:30 p.m., Chris Beoffoli (34) began his descent from Camp Muir. While descending near 7,800 feet on the ...
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2005
Avalanche, Washington, Mount Rainier, Ingraham Glacier
AVALANCHE Washington, Mount Rainier, Ingraham Glacier On October 24, climbers Aaron Koester and Matt Little contemplated a summit ascent from their ...
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2005
Fall on Snow—Unable to Self-Arrest, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton
FALL ON SNOW-UNABLE TO SELF-ARREST Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton I met ranger Chris Harder at approximately 0830 hours ...
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2005
Fall on Rock, Climbing Alone and Unroped, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, The Grand Traverse
FALL ON ROCK, CLIMBING ALONE AND UNROPED Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, The Grand Traverse On July 19 about 1030,1 received a ...
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2005
Falling Rock and Slip on Snow—Unable to Self-Arrest Due to Inadequate Clothing and Equipment and Inexperience, Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Middle Teton and Disappointment Peak
FALLING ROCK AND SLIP ON SNOW-UNABLE TO SELF-ARREST DUE TO INADEQUATE CLOTHING AND EQUIPMENT AND INEXPERIENCE Wyoming, Grand Teton National ...
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2005
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table I
 Number of Accidents Reported Total Persons Involved Injured Fatalities   USA CAN USA CAN USA CAN USA CAN  1951 15  22  11  3   1952 31  35  17  13   1953 24  27  12  12   1954 31  41  31  8   1955 34  39  28  6   1956 46  72  54  13   1957 45  53  28  18   1958 32  39  23  11   1959 42 2 56 2 31 0 19 2  1960 47 4 64 12 37 8 19 4  1961 49 9 61 14 45 10 14 4  1962 71 1 90 1 64 0 19 1  1963 68 11 79 12 47 10 19 2  1964 53 11 65 16 44 10 14 3  1965 72 0 90 0 59 0 21 0  1966 67 7 80 9 52 6 16 3  1967 74 10 110 14 63 7 33 5  1968 70 13 87 19 43 12 27 5  1969 94 11 125 17 66 9 29 2  1970 129 11 174 11 88 5 15 5  1971 110 17 138 29 76 11 31 7  1972 141 29 184 42 98 17 49 13  1973 108 6 131 6 85 4 36 2  1974 96 7 177 50 75 1 26 5  1975 78 7 158 22 66 8 19 2  1976 137 16 303 31 210 9 53 6  1977 121 30 277 49 106 21 32 11  1978 118 17 221 19 85 6 42 10  1979 100 36 137 54 83 17 40 19  1980 191 29 295 85 124 26 33 8  1981 97 43 223 119 80 39 39 6  1982 140 48 305 126 120 43 24 14  1983 187 29 442 76 169 26 37 7  1984 182 26 459 63 174 15 26 6  1985 195 27 403 62 190 22 17 3  1986 203 31 406 80 182 25 37 14   Number of Accidents ...
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Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table II
 1951–2003 2004  Geographical Districts Number of Accidents Deaths Total Persons Involved Number of Accidents Deaths Total Persons Involved  CANADA  Alberta 490 134 1022 24 8 11  British Columbia 299 110 627 8 4 14  ...
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Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table III
TABLE III  1951-03 USA 1959-03 CAN. 2004 USA 2004 CAN.  Terrain  Rock 4141 503 96 18  Snow 2289 341 46 5  Ice 231 146 18 12  River 14 3 0 0  Unknown 22 9 0 0  Ascent or Descent  Ascent 2735 555 118 23  Descent 2152 352 40 10  Unknown 247 10 1 2  ...
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