American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Routes on Fitz Roy

  • Notes
  • Climb Year:
  • Publication Year: 1981

Routes on Fitz Roy. The following routes have been done on Fitz Roy:

1. 1952, French (Terray et a1.), east face. M.A. Azema, The Conquest of FitzRoy, London: Andre Deutsch, 1957.

2. 1965, Argentine (Fonrouge and Comesaña), supercouloir (supercana- leta) on west wall, A.A.J., 1966, pp. 75-80.

3. 1968, U.S. (Chouinard et a1.), southwest ridge. A.A.J., 1969, pp. 263-9. (Called west buttress in A.A.J., 1976, p. 194.)

4. 1972, British and U.S. (Mo Anthoine et a1.), “from saddle between French and American routes,” A.A.J., 1973, p. 477.

5. 1977, Italian (C. Ferrari and V. Meles), east buttress, A.A.J., 1977, p. 231.

6. 1979, Italian (Casarotto solo), north pillar, A.A.J., 1980, pp. 383-6.

7. 1979, French (Afanassieff et a1.), north face, A.A.J., 1981, above.

Evelio Echevarría

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