American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Greenland, Tasilaq Fjord, East Greenland
Tasilaq Fjord, East Greenland. The Expedition of the Bavarian Friends of Nature were Hans Altheimer, leader, Dr. Ekkehart Otto, Dieter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Greenland, Staunings Alps
Staunings Alps. The Cambridge Staunings Expedition consisted of K.J. Miller, leader, A.W. Billinghurst, E.W. Smith and me. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Greenland, Paornqússuit Qâvat Peninsula, Søndre Strømfjord
Paornqússuit Qâvat Peninsula, Søndre Strømfjord. The little range where we sixteen French climbed in 1972 is some 55 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Greenland, Upernivik Island, West Greenland
Upernivik Island, West Greenland. Our expedition climbed on Uper- nivik Island at 71° N., north and south of the Sermeq Qiterdleq ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Greenland, Upernivik Island, West Greenland
Upernivik Island, West Greenland. Our expedition was composed of Enrique Benavente, Juan Cerda, Emilio Civis, Berta Escola, Heinz Porkorski, Jorge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
North America, Mexico, El Gran Trono Blance, VW Route
El Gran Trono Blanco, VW Route, Baja California. On April 17 and 18, TM Herbert, Tom Condon and I began with two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Colombia, Sierra Nevada de Santa Maria
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. Dobbs Hartshorne and I approached the range in July 1972 in three days via San Sebastiá...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Colombia, Pico Ojeda and La Reina, Sierra Nevada de Santa Maria
Pico Ojeda and La Reina, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. In December 1972 and January 1973 I led a climbing and spider-collecting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Colombia, New Routes on Pico Bolivar, Santander and Ojeda
New Routes on Picos Bolívar, Santander and Ojeda. After several weeks of difficulty both in obtaining permission from Indian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Ecuador, Illiniza Sur and Ayapungo
Illiniza Sur and Ayapungo. The Ecuadorians José Bergés and Marco Cruz made the first ascent of the steep south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Ecuador, Cotopaxi, Sangay and Chimborazo
Cotopaxi, Sangay and Chimborazo. A group of 11 Czechs, three Poles and a Russian were active in Ecuador from June until ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Ecuador, Solo Ascents
Solo Ascents. I climbed Cayambe on June 13, 1972, Cotopaxi on the 18th and Chimborazo on the 20th, all solo. Michael Kelsey, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Ecuador, A New Climbing Club in Ecuador
A New Climbing Club in Ecuador. In August, 1972 a group of expatriate residents in Ecuador organized an English-speaking climbing club ...
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Notes
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Norte, Northeast Face
Huascarán Norte, Northeast Face. The northeast face of Huascarán Norte was first climbed by an expedition composed of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán, Southwest Ridge
Huascarán, Southwest Ridge. Dr. Ulrich Schwabe, Karl Gabl, Dr. Raimund Margreiter and I got to Base Camp above Carhuaz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán, Southwest Ridge
Huascarán, Southwest Ridge. Our party included Thomas Bowen, Stu During, Richard Hildner, Richard “Munch” Cussler and me. Our route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán
Huascarán. In one of the commercially organized trips of Bepe Tenti, seven Italians, Romeo Colombo, Giancarlo Corbellini, Carlo Del ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Norte and Pisco
Huascarán Norte and Pisco. Raúl Bárcena Y, Guillermo Díaz R, Antonio Carmona and Vicente Hinojosa A ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Norte
Huascarán Norte. On June 9, four members of the Freelance Alpine Research Team reached the north summit of Huascarán ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Tragedy on Chopicalqui
Tragedy on Chopicalqui. Three German climbers, S. Tilman, Ulrich Bernard and D. Albrecht, were swept to their deaths by a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Sur, South Buttress
Huandoy Sur, South Buttress. The Salzburger Expedition had as its goal Huandoy Sur’s 4000-foot-high south buttress. (Climbed by Americans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Sur, South Face Attempt
Huandoy Sur, South Face Attempt. Stevie Docherty, Sam Crymble, Ian Nicholson, Don Higgins, Ian Singleton and I as leader arrived ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Oeste amd a Peak in the Aguja Nevada Group
Huandoy Oeste and a Peak in the Aguja Nevada Group. The Poles Eugeniusz Chrobak, Tadeusz Laukajtys, Wojciech Szymanski and Ludwik ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Norte
Huandoy Norte. Scipio Merler led a party of five, including David Jones, Fred Douglas, Neil Humphrey and me, on an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Pisco and Tocllaraju
Pisco and Tocllaraju. French climbers were active in the Llanganuco. On August 20 Alexi Lucchesi, Jean and Aimée Germanaz, Jacques ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Peaks in Llanganuco Valley
Peaks in Llanganuco Valley. Laurie Skreslet, Tom Marron, Joe Duhaime, Larry Derby and I made the following climbs: Yanapaccha Sur (16,880 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Quitaraju
Quitaraju. Our expedition was made up of Bart Sloof, Rudolf Trouw, Bert Maas, Louis Berger, Jan Warnaars and me. From ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo Norte
Alpamayo Norte. Mel and Becci Knapp, Roy and Joan Fray, Brock Wagstaff, Karl Gerdes and I arrived at the Pucacocha ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ulta, Alpamayo Norte, Pucaraju and Other Peaks
Ulta, Alpamayo Norte, Pucaraju and Other Peaks. The South African Andean Expedition arrived in the Cordillera Blanca in June and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Cancaracá Group
Cancaracá Group. Nine members of the Royal Dutch Alpine Club, eight Dutch and one Peruvian, Dr. Dolf Noordijk, Fons Driessen, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chopicalqui, Ulta, Contrahierbas, Cayesh, San Juan, Pucaraju
Chopicalqui, Ulta, Contrahierbas, Cayesh, San Juan, Pucaraju. The New Zealand Andean Expedition climbed in the Cordillera Blanca from May to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chinmchey, North Ridge
Chinchey, North Ridge. It was the third time I had gone up the valley, the Ruri Chinchey, which drains to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, San Juan, Copap Group, Chinchey
San Juan, Copap Group, Chinchey. After leaving the Vilcabamba (see also that section), we reached Huaraz on July 11. Geoff Spear- ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chinchey and Jatunmontepuncu
Chinchey and Jatunmontepuncu. Our expedition from China Lake, California Mountain Rescue Group climbed from the Quebrada Quil- cayhuanca. From our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Peaks above Quebrada Honda
Peaks above Quebrada Honda. After two unsuccessful attempts on Tocllaraju, we made several ascents of Chinchey (20,413 feet) via the west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Copa Norte
Copa Norte. On July 31, 1972 the Germans Wolfgang Nairz and Raimund Margreiter climbed the northern summit (20,353 feet) of Copa, which is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huantsán, Attempt on East Ridge
Huantsán, Attempt on East Ridge. An expedition led by J.P. Frésa- fond attempted the east ridge of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Jangyaraju and Copa
Jangyaraju and Copa. On July 18 Brian J. Gregory, John D. Stanley and I climbed Jangyaraju (18,619 feet). From camp above Colló...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Quimaraju and Huamashraju
Quimaraju and Huamashraju. On July 8 Woody (Curtis W.) Stark and I ascended Quimaraju (17,737 feet) from a camp above the icefall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ishinca and Urus
Ishinca and. Urus. The group I guided was prevented from doing higher climbs by unsafe snow conditions. We did make ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Tocllaraju Ishinca
Tocllaraju, Ishinca. Our expedition climbed Tocllaraju after having failed on Ranrapalca. Glacial conditions were very different from those found by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Central Peru, Jirishanca from the Southeast, Cordillera Huayhuash
Jirishanca from the Southeast, Cordillera Huayhuash. Our Tokyo Tsuyukusa Tokokai Expedition was composed of Yoshikazu Okada, Shiro Nakatsuka, Yoshio Sato, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Central Peru, Yerupajá. West Face Attempt
Yerupajá, West Face Attempt. A French expedition failed to climb the west face of Yerupajá because of lack of time, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Central Peru, Santa Rosa, Cordillera Raura
Santa Rosa, Cordillera Raura. Tom Frost, Charles Grossbeck and I spent June in Peru preparing for a climbing-filming expedition to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Central Peru, Western Peaks of the Cordillera Raura
Western Peaks of the Cordillera Raura. Pierluigi Bernasconi, Giuseppe Franzin, my wife Mariola and I drove to Surasacacocha and placed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Southern Peru, Climbs near Pumasillo, Cordillera Vilcabamba
Climbs near Pumasillo, Cordillera Vilcabamba. With the arrival at Cuzco of Peter Radcliffe from Patagonia, our party was complete. John ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Southern Peru, Pumasillo, Cordillera Vilcabamba
Pumasillo, Cordillera Vilcabamba. Due to poor weather on our arrival in this range, our original objective, the unclimbed north ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Southern Peru, Salcantay Attempt
Salcantay Attempt. On July 15 José Astudillo and Antonio Alcalde were 350 feet below the top of Salcantay when they were struck ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Southern Peru, Verónica or Hacrahuilki, Cordillera Urubamba
Verónica or Hacrahuilki, Cordillera Urubamba. The fourth ascent of this 19,336-foot peak was made by a new route, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Southern Peru, Chicon III, Cordillera Urubamba
Chicon III*, Cordillera Urubamba. This peak is the southernmost one of three forming Chicon, northeast of Cuzco. It is given ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974