American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Colorado, Colorado Climbs
Colorado Climbs. Carl Harrison and Scott Kimball climbed several new routes on Lumpy Ridge early in 1980. On Sundance they climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, United States, Colorado, Ice Climbing in Colorado
Ice Climbing in Colorado. A number of new ice climbs were discovered and climbed in the winter season. Several icicles ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, United States, Colorado, Mount Alice, East Face, Rocky Mountain National Park
Mount Alice, East Face, Rocky Mountain National Park, 1978. I made the first ascent solo of a new line on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan and Mount Kennedy
Mount Logan and Mount Kennedy. Climbing activity in Kluane National Park was again up this year. We had 30 groups made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Hubbard
Mount Hubbard. Andy Williams of Alcan Air had said that we should not be distressed to see clear weather at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada—Coast Range, "Chutine Peak," Owens Peak, and Other Peaks of the Stikine Region
“Chutine Peak”, Owens Peak, and Other Peaks of the Stikine Region. When an anticipated trip to Mount Logan fell through ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada—Coast Range, Ape Lake, Monarch Icefield Area
Ape Lake, Monarch Icefield Area. From June 18 to July 8 Erin Corey, Anson “Ace” Moore, Eleen Baumann, and I made several ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada—Coast Range, The Brother and the Sisters, North Faces, Niut Range
The Brother and the Sisters, North Faces, Niut Range. After nearly a month of waiting for the usual “Indian Summer”, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada—Interior Ranges, Pigeon Spire, East Face Variation, Bugaboos
Pigeon Spire, East Face Variation, Bugaboos. In August, 1978 Robin Kinnaird and I made a variant of the Kor-Cooper route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
Mount Geikie, North Face
This route was mentioned but not described in A.A.J. 1980 . Dean Hannibal and I did a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Dennis, Northwest Face, and Other Ice Climbs
Mount Dennis, Northwest Face, and Other Ice Climbs. At the end of March, Peter Monkkonen and I set up camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Woolley, South Face
Mount Woolley, South Face. After hair-raising experiences on the road, Karl Gerdes, Rob Boyd, Chris Jones, Jim Sedinger, Tom Kemp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Peaks near the Freshfield Icefield
Peaks near the Freshfield Icefield. In August, I spent 16 days alone in the region just west and south of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Asgard and Other Peaks, Baffin Island
Asgard and Other Peaks, Baffin Island. Several expeditions from Europe climbed in Auyuittuq National Park. Swiss Jean Troillet, Christian Jä...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Penny Icecap
Penny Icecap. On May 22, Rimas Gylys, Eric Laurin, and I were dropped off at the snout of the Coronation Glacier. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Victoria and Albert Mountains, Ellesmere Island
Victoria and Albert Mountains, Ellesmere Island. Dave Adams, Brad Albro, Steve Trafton, Al Errington, Bill Davis, Martin Waller and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Inglefield Mountains
Inglefield Mountains. This expedition, sponsored by the Explorers Club, was the third in a series organized by one of us (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Greenland, Peaks above Knud Rasmussen Glacier, East Greenland
Peaks above Knud Rasmussen Glacier, East Greenland. On July 10 Douglas C. Anderson, leader, William Jeffrey, Andrea Mountain, Dick Peart, Bob ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Greenland, East Greenland
East Greenland. Inko Bajde, leader, Franci Gselman, Ivan Šturm, Štefan Senekovic, Boro Jerebek, Adolf Lep, Zvone Koklic, Ivek Verebic, Janez ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
North America, Mexico, Guyito Peak, Sierra Juárez
Guyito Peak, Sierra Juárez. On May 24, Greg Epperson, Dan Curley and I climbed the south face of the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Venezuela, Pico Bolívar, North Face
Pico Bolívar, North Face. To celebrate the 44th anniversary of the first ascent of the highest mountain in Venezuela, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Colombia, Sierra Nevada de Cocuy
Sierra Nevada de Cocuy. An 8-man Polish expedition led by Zdzi- slowski was active in the Sierra Nevada de Cocuy.* ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Colombia, Unnamed Peaks
Unnamed Peaks. On August 24 I hiked from the town of Güicán to Cardenillo Lake, located at the northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Colombia, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Access Problems
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Access Problems. The Indian situation continues to be bad. Our close Indian friend, Celso Villafañ...
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Notes
1981
South America, Ecuador, Chimborazo, Southwest Ridge and Face (Whymper Route)
Chimborazo, Southwest Ridge and Face (Whymper Route). Norwegian Sverre Aarseth, Canadian Scott Tremaine and I reached the summit of Chimborazo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Ecuador, Chimborazo, Lesser Summits
Chimborazo, Lesser Summits. The two easternmost peaks of Chimborazo had remained so far unclimbed. They were traversed on May 20, 1979 by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Ecuador, Chimborazo, Cotopaxi, Illiniza, 1976
Chimborazo, Cotopaxi, llliniza, 1979. Swiss Dölf Zellweger, Fredy Kälin, Walter and Mario Zehnder, Hans Grätzer, Res Menzi, Austrian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Ecuador, Altar Group, Ecuadorian Ascents
Altar Group, Ecuadorian Ascents. On December 3, 1978, six Ecuadorian climbers of the Agrupación de Montaña P. Leiva made the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Ecuador, Monja Chica, Altar Group
Monja Chica, Altar Group. Members of the Mountain Club of the Polytechnical School of the Ecuadorian army made the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Huantsán from the South
Huantsán from the South. We tried to climb Huantsaán by the south and southwest ridges. We considered the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Yahuarraju, Northwest Face, Huantsán Norte's Western Summit, West Face and P c. 5500
Yahuarraju, Northwest Face, Huantsán Norte’s Western Summit, West Face and P c. 5500. On May 31 and June 1 Walter Sachatonicek ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Huantsán
Huantsán. Our expedition placed Base Camp at Rajucolta Cocha on July 16. We placed Camp I at 16,900 feet on July 19, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Toqllaraju, West Face, Huascarán, East Face, San Juan, South Ridge and Other Peaks
Toqllaraju, West Face, Huciscarán, East Face, San Juan, South Ridge and Other Peaks. During May, Abigail Fisher, Brad White, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Pucaranra, West Face Attempt
Pucaranra, West Face Attempt. We were a month in the Quebrada Cojup, but for the first three weeks the weather ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Norte, Northeast Face and Oqshapallka, South Face, and Other Peaks, 1976
Huascarán Norte, Northeast Face and Oqshapallka, South Face, and Other Peaks, 1979. After acclimatizing on Yanapaqtsa, Pisco and Toqllaraju, all ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán, the Garganta from the East
Huascarán, the Garganta from the East. Catalans Jordi Agulló, J. Angles, Toni Bros, Joaquín Prunes, R. Biosco and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán, Southeast Ridge Attempt
Huascarán, Southeast Ridge Attempt. Our group consisted of Hubert Stampfer, Horst Kahl, Kurt Kirchner and me. After acclimatization climbs ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Norte and Cayesh
Huandoy Norte and Cayesh. Geoff Creighton’s and my first objective was Huandoy Norte by a new route* that ascends ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Traverse
Huandoy Traverse. After acclimatization and training climbs on Pisco, Chopicalqui and Yanapaccha, on May 29 we started on our main objective, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Chopicalqui, Entire Northwest Ridge
Chopicalqui, Entire Northwest Ridge. From the Llanganuco valley on July 30 Alberto Campanile and I climbed the trail towards the Portechuelo (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Pisco and Chopicalqui
Pisco and. Chopicalqui. Members of the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club reached Base Camp in the Quebrada Llanganuco on June 23. Some ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Chacraraju Rescue
Chacraraju Rescue. After Takao Hayashida, Koji Matsui and I had successfully climbed Huascarán Sur on August 5, we were asked ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Pukajrca Central, West Face
Pukajirca Central, West Face. An Italian expedition led by Mario Curnis climbed the difficult 3000-foot west face of Pukajirca Central ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Taulliraju, North Face, 1976
Taulliraju, North Face, 1979. On July 16, 1979 Peter Busch and I set up Base Camp in the Quebrada Jancapampa. The climb was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Artesonraju, Southwest Face, Ski Descent
Artesonraju, Southwest Face, Ski Descent. Our expedition was made up of Mssrs. Paret, Cortial, Chartier and me. After failing to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Caraz II (Caraz Este), North Face, and Artesonraju Tragedy
Caraz II (Caraz Este), North Face, and Artesonraju Tragedy. The first week of June brought us to Base Camp at 13,000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo Norte
Alpamayo Norte. On June 17 R.J. Campbell, Carson and Lynn Black and I left Huaraz for the Quebrada de los ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo, Southwest Face
Alpamayo, Southwest Face. Rudolf Riedl and I set up our Base Camp at Jancarurishcocha in the Quebrada Alpamayo on July 11 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo , Kitaraju
Allpamayo, Kitaraju. Our expedition was composed of Wally Barker, Rick Hanners and me. From Base Camp at the confluence of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1981
Kitaraju, Alpamayo, Southwest Face and Tragedy
Kitaraju, Allpamayo, Southwest Face and Tragedy. Peter Millar and I made Base Camp at the junction of the Quebradas Arweiqocha ...
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Accident Reports
1981