American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua
Aconcagua. On February 13 Californians Bill Feldman, Brian Gregory, Dennis Hennek, Barbara Lilley, Thomas Limp, Norma Viault and Gail Wilts climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua, South Face
Aconcagua, South Face. Argentines made an ascent and descent of the south face of Aconcagua. They were Guillermo Vieiro, Jorge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua
Nevado Negro Overo, Sierra de Famatina. Antonio Berochia Nigris, Sergio Gino Job and Antonio Yacante climbed this peak from April 16 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Argentina, Nevado Negro Overo, Sierra de Famatina
Nevado Negro Overo, Sierra de Famatina. Antonio Berochia Nigris, Sergio Gino Job and Antonio Yacante climbed this peak from April 16 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Climbing Regulations in Argentine National Parks
Climbing Regulations in Argentine National Parks. While climbing in Argentina last winter I found out the new rules for climbing ...
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Notes
1974
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Cordillera Castillo and Northern Patagonian Icecap
Cordillera Castillo and Northern Patagonian Icecap. We five New Zealanders climbed in Chilean Patagonia: Dave Bamford, Paul Milsom, Geoff Spearpoint, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Don Bosco, Southern Patagonian Icecap
Don Bosco, Southern Patagonian Icecap. Noel Cox, Steve McAndrews, Randy Udall and I spent six weeks from early March to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Fitz Roy and Paine Cuerno Attempts, Patagonia and P c. 1700, Cordillera Darwin, Tierra del Fuego
The South African Andean Expedition started its climbing in the Fitz Roy area from December 1972 to February 1973. The main objective ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy, Tragedy in the Supercouloir
Fitz Roy, Tragedy in the Supercouloir. The United States-New Zealand Patagonian Expedition entered Argentina on October 22, after the Peruvian-Bolivian season, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Mariano Moreno and Cerro Pirámide, Southern Patagonian Icecap
Cerro Mariano Moreno and Cerro Pirámide, Southern Patagonian Icecap. In the summer of 1972-3 Argentines Jorge Aikes and Eduardo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Lautaro
Lautaro. Eric Jones, Mick Coffey, the Argentine Ernesto O’Reilly, and I crossed the southern Patagonian Icecap, covering a total ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Paine Towers, East Face of the Central Tower
Paine Towers, East Face of the Central Tower. A South African expedition was in the field from November 1973 to January 1974. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, An Early Assessment of the 1977 Season
Patagonia, An Early Assessment of the 1974 Season. (This letter was written on February 8, 1974. Since no detailed information is available as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Cordillera Darwin, Tierra del Fuego, 1970-71
The following is a list of ascents made in the 1970-1 season in the Cordillera Darwin on Tierro del Fuego: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Yalung Kang or Kangchenjunga West
Yalung Kang or Kangchenjunga West. The Kyoto University Academic Alpine Club Expedition led by Dr. Haruo Higuchi and Elizaburo Nishibori ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. A Czech expedition led by Ivan Gálfy attempted to make a new route on Makalu on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse, South Face Attempt
Lhotse, South Face Attempt. The nine-man Japanese Kanagawa Mountaineering Federation Expedition was led by Ryohei Uchida, supported by Mitsuo Hiroshima ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Italian Everest Expedition
Italian Everest Expedition. A colossal 64-man Italian expedition, 56 of whom belonged to the armed forces, invaded Mount Everest by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Japanese Post-Monsoon Expedition
Mount Everest, Japanese Post-Monsoon Expedition. For the first time ever Mount Everest was climbed in the post-monsoon period when the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Pumori
Pumori. The expedition of the Tohan Club was composed of Tadashi Mochizuki, Tadashi Mizuno, Tadashi Nakamura, Tatsuji Shigeno, Yoshinori Kanoh, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974