American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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336 Records

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North America, Mexico, Sierra Juárez, El Gran Trono Blanco, East Face
Sierra Juárez, El Gran Trono Blanco, East Face. Through the eastern escarpment of Baja’s Sierra Juárez runs ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Colombia, Pico Daniel, Sierra Nevada de Cocuy
Pico Daniel Sierra Nevada de Cocuy. Two Swiss, François Petit-pierre and Jean Antolin, entered the Sierra Nevada de Cocuy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Ranrapalca, Southwest Ridge
Ranrapalca, Southwest Ridge. After having faced the Customs bureaucrats of Callao, we split into two groups. Five of us packed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Vallunaraju, First Ascent of North Ridge
Vallunaraju, First Ascent of North Ridge. Beryl Howarth, Vicki Thompson, my wife Lucille and I set out on July 5 from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Ishinca and Urus
Ishinca and Urus. A light Italian expedition was composed of Santino Calegari, leader, Carlo Nembrini, Graziano Bianchi, Andrea Facchetti and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Palcaraju Este and Copap Group
Palcaraju Este and Copap Group. Although our expedition was away from Switzerland from May 22 to September 11, we climbed for only ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Hulcán Sur
Hualcán Sur. I returned in July to the Cordillera Blanca to climb in the Hualcán* group, which had ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Chekiaraju, Winter Ascent
Chekiaraju, Winter Ascent. Although according to the position of the sun from December to March it is summer, this season ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Quebrada Ulta
Quebrada Ulta. An Italian expedition led by Giuseppe Dionisi had a very frustrating time. Their objectives were already being climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Huantsán Attempt on East Ridge
Huantsán, Attempt on East Ridge. Jeffrey Duenwald, Andrew Harvard, Del Langbauer, James Janney, Paul and Chela Kunasz, my wife ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Purísma
Purísima. Our expedition to the Ruri Chinchey was plagued by bad weather. We failed to climb objectives at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Pongos Group and Chopicalqui
Pongos Group and Chopicalqui. The German Naturfreunde (Friends of Nature) was led by Rolf Röcker and composed W. Weber, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Chacraraju Este, South Face Accident
Chacraraju Este, South Face Accident. Up the south face we went, first climbing a hanging glacier, up and around ice ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, P5720 and Nevado de Caraz de Santa Cruz
P5720 and Nevado de Caraz de Santa Cruz. Giuseppe Loss and Carlo Marchiodi were killed on July 6 as they descended ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Ango
Ango. On September 16 the Italian priest Gianni Ventura Libardini claimed with the Austrian nurse Erminia Zopf to have made the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo Attempt
Alpamayo Attempt. We four Canadians, Scipio Merler, Fips Broda, Jack Cade and I, attempted Alpamayo in early June, approaching it ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Champara Group
Champará Group. In July we spent ten days in the Champará group. We entered the Quebrada Coronquillo from the Hacienda ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán
Huascarán. Philip Hocker, Eric Adelberger and I joined forces with the remnant of the Bleser party, Gerry Roach, Gary ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Sur, South Buttress
Huandoy Sur, South Buttress. In A.A.J., 1971, 17:2, p. 400 it stated that the Japanese Kyoto expedition had repeated the American ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo Norte
Alpamayo Norte. On Alpamayo we were plagued by bad weather and sickness. The upper ridge had more ice and snow ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Attempt on Uruashraju and Ascent of Huascarán
Attempt on Uruashraju and Ascent of Huascarán. Timothy K. Griffin and I attempted Uruashraju (18,815 feet) via the south ridge, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Huaytapallana and Yauyos
Cordilleras Blanca, Huaytapallana and Yauyos. Peter Barry, Archie Simpson and E. Pahl climbed Lasontay Sur (18,701 feet) in the Huaytapallana. Simpson ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Blanca, Raura, Chacua, Volcánica and Central
Cordilleras Blanca. Raura, Chacua, Volcánica and Central. The names of the members of our expedition were Jan Weigel, Adam ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca
Cordillera Blanca. A group of 17 people organized by Mountain Travel and led by John Filsinger and me made moderate ascents ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca
Cordillera Blanca. We organized a very light expedition, composed of Vincent Bourges and his wife, Michel Bertinoti, François Lespinasse, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordilleras Huallanca, Huayhuash and Raura, Nevado Shicra Shicra, and Other Peaks
Nevado Shicra Shicra, and Other Peaks, Cordillera Huallanca. Steve Moore, Dave McClung, Rob Wilson and I hitched a ride on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordilleras Huallanca
Cordillera Huallanca. Our team of ten included climbers and doctors: Mario Guiliano Mainini, Desiderio Dottori, Renato Beretta, Mario Corsalini, Diomiro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordilleras Huallanca, Huayhuash, and Raura, Rasac Oeste
Rasac Oeste, Cordillera Huayhuash. Tiziano Nardella led an Italian expedition composed of Elena Bordogni, Giorgio Brianzi, Franco Gastaldelli, Gianluigi Marini ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Peru–Cordillera Raura
Cordillera Raura. From July 8 through July 22, I conducted a climbing school in the Tinquicocha area of the Raura. My companions ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Central Peru, Huaytapallana Karu
Huaytapallana Karu. Owing to the new road, this little range has since 1968 lost much of its pleasant remoteness. In order ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Central Peru, Carrizal Cordillera Central
Carrizal, Cordillera Central. A German group led by the Austrian, Hannes Gasser of the Alpinschule Innsbruck, was prevented by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Southern Peru, Huayanay IV, Cordillera Vilcabamba
Huayanay IV, Cordillera Vilcabamba. Robin and Renee Fedden and Carl Nater of the Andean Society approached from Chillca in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Southern Peru, Nevado Cara Cruz, Cordillera Vilcabamba
Nevado Cara Cruz, Cordillera Vilcabamba. Sue Tatum of Canada and I climbed this peak (17,123 feet) by its east ridge and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Southern Peru, Plateriyayoq and Palanganayoq Groups, Cordillera Urubamba
Plateriyayoq and Palanganayoq Groups, Cordillera Urubamba. Seven members of the London University Graduate Mountaineering Club (M. C. Avis, F. W. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Southern Peru, Qanqan Group, Cordillera Urubamba
Qanqan Group, Cordillera Urubamba. Dennis Kemp, my wife Mickie and I ascended some minor peaks above Base Camp at 15,000 feet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Southern Peru, Sahuasiray Group, Cordillera Urubamba
Sahuasiray Group, Cordillera Urubamba. Robin Hildrew, John Turner, Paul Krebs, David Winser, Beryl Griffiths and Bruce Grierson of the Andean ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Southern Peru, Japuma and Four Nearby First Ascents, Cordillera Carabaya
Japuma and Four Nearby First Ascents, Cordillera Carabaya. Mollie Porter, Barbara Spark, Carol McNeill, Janet Richards and I climbed in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Southern Peru, Map of Part of the Cordillera Carabaya from the Survey of the New Zealand Andean Expedition, 1967
Map of Part of the Cordillera Carabaya from the Survey of the New Zealand Andean Expedition, 1967. We used a Kern ...
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Notes
1972
South America, Southern Peru, Cayangate IV, North Face, Cordillera Vilcanota
Cayangate IV, North Face, Cordillera Vilcanota. Our expedition was composed of Dr. Pierre Barnola, Pierre Chapoutot, Paul Giroud, Jean Jacques ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Southern Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota
Cordillera Vilcanota. An expedition of the Paris-Chamonix section of the French Alpine Club was composed of Guy Collard, Jacques Martinet, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Southern Peru, Pumachanca Group, Cordillera Vilcanota
Pumachanca Group, Cordillera Vilcanota. Faye Kerr, Mary Fulford and Esme Speakman, an English ladies group, climbed during the middle of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba
Cordillera Apolobamba. Solo, I did a short journey from Pelechuco into the Chaupi Orco basin, where on November 25, 1970 I climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Bolivia, Huayna Potosí, North Ridge
Huayna Potosí, North Ridge. At Easter I hiked from the Zongo Pass on the east side of Huayna Potosí along ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real
Cordillera Real. In September, 1970 an expedition consisting of Ichiyo Muko, leader, Go Nishimura, Fumihiko Imamura, Koya Take- shita, Akinobu Nakamura, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Chile, Ojos del Salado, Puna de Atacama
Ojos del Salado, Puna de Atacama. After climbing in Bolivia, Ichiyo Muko, Go Nishimura, Fumihiko Imamura, Koya Takeshita, Akinobu Nakamura, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Chile, Nevado Juncal, Portillo District
Nevado Juncal, Portillo district. This very high mountain, located on the Chilean-Argentinian border, some 15 miles south of the ski resort ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Argentina, Mercedario, South Face, and Other Peaks
Mercedario, South Face, and Other Peaks. The Austrian Natur- freunde Andean Expedition, led by Othmar Kucera, climbed the 8000- foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Fitz Roy
The weather in early 1971 was extremely bad in all the southern Andes with nearly constant storms from early December to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Peaks in Marscarello Group, Southern Patagonian Icecap
Peaks in Marscarello Group, Southern Patagonian Icecap. In early 1971 we were in the practically unexplored region between Lago Viedma and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Rincón
Cerro Rincón, Fitz Roy Group. This unclimbed peak (49°16' S; 73° 10' W) lies some 10 miles from Fitz Roy at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972