American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Argentina–Northern Andes, Nevado Cajón, Pre-Columbian and Modern Ascents
Nevado Cajón, Pre-Columbian and Modern Ascents. The “Momia de Los Quilmes” was possibly an Inca mummy found between 1920 and 1924 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South America, Argentina–Northern Andes, Luracatao
Luracatao. The volcanic peak of Luracatao (5850 meters, 19,193 feet) was climbed on August 19 by Luis Aguilar and Cristián Vitry, of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcagua, First Female Ascent of the South Face
Aconcagua, First Female Ascent of the South Face. In January my wife Titoune and I climbed the south face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcagua, Normal Route, Youngest Person to Ascend
Aconcagua, Normal Route, Youngest Person to Ascend. On February 14, Tony Martin, Berkeley Tilton, Richard Garrett, and Ron Garrett reached the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcagua, South Face
Aconcagua, South Face. Sharon Wood and I have just returned from what strikes us as an extraordinary experience. We climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Cerro Bonete
Aconcagua, South Face. The Polish woman, Wanda Rutkiewicz, along with the Swiss Stéphane Schaffter succeeded in making the ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Maipo, First Ski Ascent
Cerro Bonete. Seven mountaineers from Mendoza and Buenos Aires explored and climbed in the area forming the provincial boundaries between ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Maipo, First Ski Ascent. The route for this, one of the very few ski ascents accomplished in the Andes, started ...
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Club Activities
1985
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Cerro Pabellón, Second Ascent
Cerro Pabellón, Second Ascent. As a final celebration of a climbing course given during February by the Club Andinista ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Chilean–Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy, North Face
Fitz Roy, North Face. A Polish expedition climbed a new route on the north face of Fitz Roy between the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Chilean–Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy
Fitz Roy. Scott Backes and I climbed Fitz Roy by the American Route. We arrived in Base Camp on January 2. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Chilean–Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Mermoz, Northwest Face, Second Ascent
Aguja Mermoz, Northwest Face, Second Ascent. Raúl Storino, Guillermo Raynié and I made the second ascent of Aguja Mermoz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Chilean–Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Fitz Roy, Aguja Guillaumet and Aguja Poincenot, 1983
Cerro Torre, Fitz Roy, Aguja Guillaumet and Aguja Poincenot, 1983. In October 1982 Ermanno Salvaterra and Elio Orlandi failed by 100 feet to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Chilean–Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Maestri Route
Cerro Torre, Maestri Route. Italians Elio Orlandi and Livio Rigotti climbed the Maestri route on Cerro Torre. They reached the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Chilean–Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre
Cerro Torre. On January 23, 1985 Manfred Lorenz and Hans Bärnthaler reached the summit of Cerro Torre by its southeast ridge, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Chilean–Argentine Patagonia, Poincenot, Saint Exupéry and Attempt on Cerro Stanhardt
Poincenot, Saint Exupéry and Attempt on Cerro Stanhardt. The Swiss Martin Moosberger and Thomas Wüschner climbed Aguja Poincenot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Chilean–Argentine Patagonia, Gorra Blanca Ascent and Attempts on Fitz Roy, Cerro Torre and Other Peaks
Gorra Blanca Ascent and Attempts on Fitz Roy, Cerro Torre and Other Peaks. My husband Gino Buscaini and I climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Chilean–Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Mayo
Cerro Mayo. Our expedition from Bergamo was composed of Mario Curnis, Sergio Dalla Longa, Carlo Ferrari, Antonio Magnanoni, Dr. Annibale ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Chilean–Argentine Patagonia, Paine Oriental or Paine Chico
Paine Oriental or Paine Chico. After being frustrated by bad weather in their attempt on a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Chilean–Argentine Patagonia, Corrections and Additions to Accounts of Chilean-Argentine Patagonia in A.A.J., 1984
Corrections and Additions to Accounts of Chilean-Argentine Patagonia in A.A.J., 1984 With the climbing season in the Southern Hemisphere ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Tierra del Fuego, Tierra del Fuego Climbing and Kayaking
Tierra del Fuego Climbing and Kayaking. From January to March Paul de Mengel and I explored Tierra del Fuego. Starting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Tierra del Fuego, Cordillera Darwin Traverse
Cordillera Darwin Traverse. Eight students of the Universidad Austral of Punta Arenas accomplished in February, 1983 the first complete traverse of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Tierra del Fuego, Attempt to Get to Antartica
Attempt to get to Antarctica. In December Canadians had hoped to fly to Antarctica to climb the Vinson Massif. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Antartica, South Georgia, Royal Bay and Ross Glacier Area
Royal Bay and Ross Glacier Area, South Georgia. Our team, David Craw, Peter D. Johnstone, Alan J. Knowles and I, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Antartica, English Coast and Eastern Ellsworth Land, 1984-5
English Coast and Eastern Ellsworth Land, 1984-5. On December 11, a seven-person U.S. Geological Survey party, including Pete Rowley, leader, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Bhutan, Jichu Drake or Tsherim Kang Tragedy
Jichu Drake or Tsherim Kang Tragedy. Our 13-man expedition left Italy on August 21. We were flown in a small plane ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Bhutan, Kang Bum
Kang Bum. Japanese climbers placed their Base Camp south of this mountain at 4590 meters on October 18 and Camp I at 4850 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Bhutan, Namshila
Namshila. Thirteen Japanese men and three women led by Shohei Komiya were given permission to climb a 6595-meter peak, Namshila. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Sikkim, Simvo
Simvo. An Indian Army Medical Corps team was led by Major Subhendu Sen. Base Camp was established on the Zemu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Sikkim, Lamo Angdan
Lamo Angdan. Four members of an Indian Army expedition led by Lieutenant Colonel Kuldip Singh climbed Lamo Angdan (5862 meters, 19,233 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Traverse
Kangchenjunga Traverse. Our expedition was organized by Ryutaro Hashimoto and led by Katsuhiko Kano. It had 20 Japanese and three Nepalese ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga North Face Attempt
Kangchenjunga North Face Attempt. Nick Banks, Russell Brice, Bill King and I attempted the Japanese direct line on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, Solo
Kangchenjunga, Solo. I reached the top of Kangchenjunga solo without supplementary oxygen on October 18 after 33 days on the mountain. I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Tragedy
Kangchenjunga Tragedy. Cherie Bremer-Kemp, her husband Dr. Chris Chandler and Nepalese porter Mangal Singh Tamang climbed from 24,000 feet on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Yalung Kang
Yalung Kang. Our plan was to climb both Yalung Kang and Annapurna during the same stay in Nepal. For Yalung ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Yalung Kang, South Face
Yalung Kang, South Face. A Polish team was led by Tadeusz Karolczak. They had no Sherpas and a low-altitude porters’ ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kangbachen Attempt
Kangbachen Attempt. Italian Dante Porta had hoped to climb Kangbachen by its northwest face solo. With several friends, he established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna (Jannu)
Kumbhakarna (Jannu). Our members were Georg Rubin, Res Leibundgut, Christian von Almen, Bruno Rankwiler, Daniel Anker and I as leader. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna, Winter Ascent
Kumbakharna, Winter Ascent. South Koreans led by Kim Ki-Heyg made a successful 1984-85 winter ascent of Kumbhakarna (Jannu). One member ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Makalu West Pillar Attempt
Makalu West Pillar Attempt. We were Dwayne Congdon, Albert Sole, Sharon Wood (recipient of a Vera Watson-Alison Chadwick Onyszkiewicz grant) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Makalu
Makalu. Our members were Enrique de Pablo, Xabier Erro, Martín Zabaleta and I as leader. On April 8 we got ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Makalu West Face
Makalu, West Face. After leaving Kathmandu on August 28, Sergio Petrini, Claudio Regheschi and I reached the Hillary Base Camp on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. Three Spaniards and a Canadian were led by Antonio Luna in an attempt on the normal route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. An Italian expedition of 11 was led by Almo Giambisi. They first wanted to repeat the Czechoslovakian route up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. A seven-member South Korean expedition led by Kim Byung-Joon hoped to complete a route up the west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse
Baruntse. A commercial expedition of the German Alpine Club’s Mountain and Ski School of 16 climbers was led by Gü...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Shartse II
Shartse II. Our joint Korean-Nepalese expedition was composed of Koreans Yoon Dae-Pyo, Kwak Hyo-Kyun, Park Byung-Won, Hu Jung-Sik, Hong Ok- ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar, Southwest Face
Lhotse Shar, Southwest Face. Our expedition, originally planned for 1983, managed to make a new route on Lhotse Shar, the southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar Attempt
Lhotse Shar Attempt. A five-person Spanish team attempted Lhotse Shar by its southeast ridge, the normal route. They established four ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar Attempt
Lhotse Shar Attempt. On August 28 Base Camp was set up on the west bank of the Imja Glacier, beneath the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985