American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
Donald MacPherson Wallace Jr., 1934 – 2018
Donald MacPherson Wallace Jr., of Northfield, Vermont, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, after a short illness . His daughters Beth and ...
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In Memoriam
2019
Cerro Vallecitos, Recent Routes
Located west of Mendoza, the Cordón del Plata offers easy access for climbers and a great training ground for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2019
Chañi Massif, Recent Developments
Chañi massif from the east. (A) Nevado Chañi (5,949m). (B) Morro Von Rosen. (C) Pico Nordenskiöld. (D) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2019
Pico Nordenskiöld, Escudo de la Puna, and Other Routes
INSPIRED BY PHOTOS from my friend Martin López Abad, John Price, Quentin Lindfield Roberts, Will Stanhope, and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2019
Notable Recent Climbs (late 2017 and 2018)
SUMMER in New Zealand’s high alpine was highlighted by several periods of warm, calm weather, resulting in dry ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2019
Mysterium
MYSTERIUM.  Susan Froderberg. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018. Hardcover, 271 pages, $26 . “There are climbers who climb primarily to enter a deepening ...
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Book Reviews
2019
My Life in Climbing
MY LIFE IN CLIMBING   Ueli Steck. Mountaineers Books, 2018. Paperback, 224 pages, $21.95 . My Life in Climbing is a terse and passionate ...
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Book Reviews
2019
New Books in Brief – 2018
The Eight Mountains , by Paolo Cognetti (Atria Books, $24), a novel of a friendship in the mountains, was the grand-prize winner ...
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Book Reviews
2019
Welcome to the Thunderdome
Editor's note : This story will be posted soon. In the meantime,  click here to download Scott Coldiron's mini-guide to ...
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Feature Article
2019
Charles Cole, 1955 – 2018
In 1975, as a sophomore engineering student at the University of Southern California, Charles Cole saw The Eiger Sanction, a Clint ...
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In Memoriam
2019
Huntley Ingalls, 1928 – 2018
“IN THE EARLY ’60s the speed limits were high and gasoline cheap. We thought nothing of running over to Moab ...
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In Memoriam
2019
Marc-André Leclerc, 1992 – 2018
FOR MOST EVERYONE who reads this—be it now or in the distant future—Marc-André Leclerc will be ...
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In Memoriam
2019
Jeff Lowe, 1950 – 2018
Editor’s Note : In 2017, Jeff Lowe received a Piolet d’Or Lifetime Achievement Award, only the second American (after John ...
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In Memoriam
2019
Takphu 2018: British Expedition Climbs Seven Peaks
THE TAKPHU HIMAL in Nepal’s extreme far west is only 15 kilometers south of Gurla Mandhata (7,694 meters), which towers over ...
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Feature Article
2019
Alpine Roulette
IN MY MEMORY'S EYE, I can easily see the mistake. As I scampered up a granite wall on the Swiss ...
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Feature Article
2019