American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Peru—Cordilleras Huayhuash and Raura, Carnicero, 1982
Carnicero, 1982. Italians climbed the southwest face of Carnicero for the first time in July 1982. They made Base Camp on Juraucocha ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Peru—Cordilleras Huayhuash and Raura, Traverse of the Western Arm of the Cordillera Raura; Ascents of Azuljanca, Pukacalle, Rumiwayin Oeste, Rumiwayin and Yerupaj
Traverse of the Western Arm of the Cordillera Raura; Ascents of Azuljanca, Pukacalle, Rumiwayin Oeste, Rumiwayin and Yerupaj.* Our goal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Peru—Cordillera Huaytapayana, Lasontay, 1982
Lasontay, 1982. On August 10, 1982 all members of an Italian expedition, D. De Nigro, A. Farina, C. Roberti, P., G., A. and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Southern Peru, Ausangate, Northwest Face
Ausangate, Northwest Face. Louis Deuber, Harald Navé and I climbed the hanging glacier on the northwest face of Ausangate alpine-style ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Southern Peru, Jatunccampa and Carhuaco Puncu Este
Jatunccampa and Carhuaco Puncu Este*, Cordillera Vilcanota. David Wilkinson and I visited the Colque Cruz range in August. Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Southern Peru, Salcantay
Salcantay. Our team consisted of Michel Biodjekian, Jean-Paul and Geneviève Bouquier, Laurent and Evelyne Coursol, Maurice Gelman, Christian Genina, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Southern Peru, Verónica, Attempt on the Unclimbed Northeast Buttress, Cordillera Urumbamba
Verónica, Attempt on the Unclimbed Northeast Buttress, Cordillera Ur- umbamba. Stuart Thompson, Roger Gott, John James, Mark Lewis, John ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Southern Peru Ananea, North Face and Other Ascents
Ananea, North Face and Other Ascents. From a base near lake Trapiche and one high camp, Alain Besson, Pierre Bossy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, 1981
Cordillera Apolobamba, 1981. Alberto Campanile, Ostilio Campese, Gian- carlo Dalla Fina, Almo Giambisi and Giuseppe Pierantoni got to camp below the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Bolivia, Huayna Potosí, West Face and Ancohuma, Cordillera Real
Huayna Potosí, West Face and Ancohuma, Cordillera Real. During June Miro and Pogacar, Viljem Božic, Blaž Jereb, Borut Kersnik, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Bolivia, Illamptu, Northwest Face, Tiquimani, South Face and Huayna Potosí, West Face
Illampu, Northwest Face, Tiquimani, South Face and Huayna Potosí, West Face. On June 8 Žarko Trušnovec, Slavko Sveticic, Milan Cernilogar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Bolivia, Illamptu, South Face, South Face, Yacuma and Ancohuma from the West
Illampu, South Face, Yacuma and Ancohuma from the West. In May we six climbers drove over the Huallata Pass to 1000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Bolivia, Illamptu
Illampu. Our five-man expedition climbed Illampu (6362 meters, 20,873 feet) by the 1964 Yugoslavian route up the west ridge. Only Jan Häusler ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Bolivia, Condoriri, Southeast Face, Direct, Cordillera Real, 1981
Condoriri, Southeast Face, Direct, Cordillera Real, 1981. A possibly new route on Condoriri was accomplished by Ecuadorians R. López, M. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Bolivia, Yanaloma and Don Luis, Quimsa Cruz
Yanaloma and Don Luis, Quimsa Cruz. In the Quimsa Cruz I climbed two peaks, Yanaloma (5280 meters, 17,323 feet), a first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Bolivia, Pomarata, Cordillera Occidental
Pomarata*, Cordillera Occidental. In June we traveled to the Sajama region over the new La Paz-Arica road completed in 1979. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chile—Northern Andes, El Toro, West Side
El Toro, West Side. On September 2, 1981, at the end of the southern winter, twelve Santiago climbers including two women, under ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Argentina—Central Andes, Aconcagua, All-Women Ascents
Aconcagua, All-Women Ascents. The highest mountain in the Western Hemisphere had been ascended several times by women, some of whom ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Argentina—Central Andes, Aconcagua, South Face
Aconcagua, South Face. For good reason the Messner route on the south face of Aconcagua is getting popular. At least ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Argentina—Central Andes, Mercedario, Southwest Face
Mercedario, Southwest Face. The approach of an Italian expedition from Gorizia up the Rio Colorado began on January 13. Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Argentina—Central Andes, Cerro Ugarte
Cerro Ugarte. In the course of a reconnaissance expedition to the Juncal-Tupungato area led by Alfredo Magnani, members H. Medina ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chile—Central Andes, Juncal Tragedy
Juncal Tragedy. One of the foremost Peruvian climbers, Arturo Tordoya, American Carl Erickson and Canadian Bryan Jay Ball have been ...
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Accident Reports
1984
South America, Chile—Central Andes, Punta Zanzi, North Face, 1980
Punta Zanzi, North Face, 1980. On December 7, 1952 Luis Krahl, Ernesto Hoffman and Eduardo Meyer made the first ascent of Punta Zanzi, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chile—Central Andes, Various Ascents
Various Ascents. In the ranges inland and east of the towns of Rancagua and San Fernando, the following activity is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chile—Central Andes, Rock Climbs in Central Chile
Rock Climbs in Central Chile. Columbians Luis Andrés Romero and Marcelo Arbelaez made a new route in December 1982 on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chilean—Argentine Patagonia, The Patagonian Season, 1983-4
The Patagonian Season, 1983-4*. The Patagonian Andes are being more frequented, like all the spectacular mountains of the world. This ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chilean—Argentine Patagonia, Southern Continental Icecap Crossing and Cape Horn
Southern Continental Icecap Crossing and Cape Horn. A French expedition, led by Jean-François Coste, set out in the last ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chilean—Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy Attempts
Fitz Roy Attempts. Yugoslavs Boris Simoncic and Matevž Lenarcic attempted the American route on Fitz Roy in January but were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chilean—Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy, East Face Dihedral, and Aguja Mermoz, East Face
Fitz Roy, East Face Dihedral, and Aguja Mermoz, East Face. Our Slovene expedition consisted of Francek Knez, Janez Jeglic, Silvo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chilean—Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy, Aguja Guillaumet, Southeast Face
Fitz Roy, Aguja Guillaumet, Southeast Face. Three days after their arrival in the national park, on December 2 Daniel Anker and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chilean—Argentine Patagonia, Murallón, Northeast Face
Murallón, Northeast Face. Casimiro Ferrari, Paolo Vitale and Carlo Adi climbed Murallón (2810 meters, 9212 feet) by its frightful northeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chilean—Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre Tragedy
Cerro Torre Tragedy. A French climber, Pierre Paul Farges, who was attempting a solo climb of Cerro Torre in March, ...
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Accident Reports
1984
South America, Chilean—Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Guillaumet Correction
Aguja Guillaumet Correction. On Page 211 of A.A.J., 1983 it was suggested that the route taken by the Buscainis on ...
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Notes
1984
South America, Chilean—Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Castillo, Southeast Face, North of the Southern Continental Icecap
Cerro Castillo, Southeast Face, North of the Southern Continental Icecap, 1982. Yugoslavs Tone Golnar and Ljubo Hansel, New Zealander David Waugh ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
South America, Chilean—Argentine Patagonia, Paine Towers, North Tower and Attempt on the Central Tower, 1984
Paine Towers, North Tower and Attempt on the Central Tower, 1984. In January and February, 1984, the Club Alpino Italiano, Chilean Section, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Antarctica, Vinson Massif
Vinson Massif. I was extremely lucky to be invited by Frank Wells and Dick Bass to go with them to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Antarctica, Mawson Peak, Heard Island, South Indian Ocean
Mawson Peak, Heard Island, South Indian Ocean. An Austrian expedition led by Dr. Ross Vining and William Blunt made the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Antarctica, Mawson Peak Attempt
Mawson Peak Attempt. Our Austrian expedition was composed of Dr. Walter Flor, Werner Hölzl, Leopold Krenn and me as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Antarctica, Mounts Moore and Woollard, 1984
Mounts Moore and Woollard, 1984. These two peaks are isolated nunataks which rise about 1000 feet above the surface of the West ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
French Exchange
French Exchange. Scott Frye and I arrived in Paris on May 18 to attend the International Climbers’ Meet, sponsored by the ...
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Notes
1984
Africa, Kilimanjaro, Breach Icicle
Kilimanjaro, Breach Icicle. On July 21 Scott Fischer and Wes Krause completed the first American ascent of the Breach Icicle (the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Bhutan, Jichu Drake Attempt and Sepchu Kang
Jichu Drake Attempt and Sepchu Kang. Our women’s expedition went as the first mountaineering expedition to Bhutan on April 16. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Bhutan, Jichu Drake, or Tsherim Kang
Jichu Drake, or Tsherim Kang. Although our permission was for a 7000-meter peak, on the summit our altimeter showed about 6800 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Sikkim, Koktang, 1982
Koktang, 1982. Thirteen of the 19-member team from the Territorial Army climbed Koktang (6147 meters, 20,167 feet) on the Sikkimese-Nepalese frontier by its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Sikkim, Khangchen Gyao, 1982
Khangchen Gyao, 1982. A 33-man Indian Army team was led by Major Vijay Singh. The summit (6889 meters, 22,603 feet) was reached on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Sikkim, Jongsang
Jongsang. This peak, which lies on or near the junction of Sikkim, Nepal, and Tibet, was climbed on June 11 by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Altitudes of Nepalese Peaks
Altitudes of Nepalese Peaks. The reader will notice that many of the altitudes of Nepalese peaks are different from what ...
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Notes
1984
Asia, Nepal, Kanchenjunga, Solo Ascent
Kanchenjunga, Solo Ascent. Hoping to climb the normal southwest route on Kanchenjunga, Hanns Schell and I, accompanied by Dr. Hermann ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Kanchenjunga Attempt from the North
Kanchenjunga Attempt from the North. Our members were Alois Farber, Georg Hess, Franz Leutgäb, Walter Schmidt, Dr. Klaus Wiener, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Kanchenjunga, North Face
Kanchenjunga, North Face. Our expedition consisted of Swiss Guides J-P. Rieben, Bernard Polli, René Mayor, Vincent May, Marco Bruchez, Gervais ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984