American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
South America, Peru, Southern Peru, Jatunhuma Este and Other Peaks, Cordillera Vilcanota
Jatunhuma Este and Other Peaks, Cordillera Vilcanota. Germans led by Anton Roeckl and Sigmund Roetlingshofer climbed Pacco (5300* meters or 17,389 feet), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Southern Peru, Coylloriti and Colquepuncu, Nudo Ayacachi, Cordillera Vilcanota
Coylloriti and Colquepuncu, Nudo Ayacachi, Cordillera Vilcanota. Our expedition was composed of B. Carry, F. Dreyfus, J-C. Meneau, J-Y. Margantini, ...
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South America, Peru, Southern Peru, Chichiccapac and Other Peaks, Cordillera Carabaya
Chichiccapac and Other Peaks, Cordillera Carabaya. I joined Steve McAndrews of the American Andean Ski Expedition and Ian Harverson of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Peru, Southern Peru, Ampato
Ampato. I climbed Ampato on July 29, 1972 with 50-year-old Carlos Zarate and his 15-year-old son Carlos. It took six days from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Bolivia, Condoriri and Huayna Potosí, Cordillera Real
Ananea. We arrived on August 7 from Juliaca at Putina by truck and proceeded the next day on foot to Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Bolivia, Condoriri and Other Peaks, Cordillera Real
Condoriri and Huayna Potosí, Cordillera Real. Our expedition, Dr. Rudolf Fürst and his wife Dorothee, my wife Else and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Bolivia, Solo Ascents
Condoriri and Other Peaks, Cordillera Real. Our party consisted of Richard and Lisa Hechtel, Donald and Winifred Morton, Alan Waterman, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Kate Gardiner, 1886-1977
Solo Ascents. I climbed Huayna Potosí on August 9, 1972, Sajama on August 15 and Illimani on August 23. All were solo climbs. Michael ...
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In Memoriam
1974
South America, Bolivia, Huayna Potosí, Mururata Sajama
Huayna Potosí, Mururata, Sajama. In June of 1972 the French guides Anselme Baud, Thierry Cardon and Bruno Richard made three new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Bolivia, Illampu and Illimani
Illampu and Illimani. An expedition of the Club Alpino Italiano, Sezione di Bergamo, reached the summit of Illampu (20,872 feet) in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Bolivia, Negruni Group, Chachacomani, Tiquimani, Illimani, Cordillera Real
Negruni Group, Chachacomani, Tiquimani, Illimani, Cordillera Real. The Upper Austria Friends of Nature Expedition left for La Paz on May 24. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chearoco Illampu, Pico del Norte, Cordillera Real
Chearoco, Illampu, Pico del Norte, Cordillera Real. A very successful German expedition was led by Heinz Gall and Dieter Schoodt. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Bolivia, Ancohuma, 1971
Ancohuma, 1971. Karl-Otto Ambronn, Gernot Gröbl, Werner Kirsch, Klaus Moelter and I were in the Ancohuma-Illampu massif in July and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chile, Northern Andes or Puna, Cerro Pular
Cerro Pular. Ignacio Morlans and Pedro Rosende, with the porter Guillermo Chailes of Peine, ascended Pular (6225 meter or 20,422 feet) on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chile, Northern Andes or Puna, Cerro Paniri
Cerro Paniri. Claudio Lucero and Nelson Muñoz ascended this 5940-meter volcano (19,488 feet) in December 1972 and located on the top, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chile, Northern Andes or Puna, Cerro Miño
Cerro Miño. This conical volcano (5661 meters, 18,573 feet), located east-northeast of the Oyahue pass, on the Chilean-Bolivian border, was climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chile, Northern Andes or Puna, Cerro Juriques
Cerro Juriques. I ascended Juriques volcano (5710 meters, 18,733 feet) in December 1972, from a camp located at 14,100 feet in the higher Cajó...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chile, Northern Andes or Puna, Tres Cruces, Ojos del Salado and Other Peaks, Atacama Province
Tres Cruces, Ojos del Salado and other peaks, Atacama Province. A scientific-sporting expedition was organized by Valparaíso mountain clubs ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chile, Northern Andes or Puna, Incahuasi Ojos del Salado, Aconcagua
Incahuasi, Ojos del Salado, Aconcagua. I was lucky to find a ride into the Ojos del Salado area. A group ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Argentina, Mercedario, Cordilolera de la Ramada
Mercedario, Cordillera de la Ramada. An eight-man expedition of the Club Andino de Chile, Santiago, entered into Argentina by way ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974