American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Bolivia, Illimani
Illimani. We two made access through the village of Mina Urania by a long moraine which rises directly to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Bolivia, Yacuma Aguja
Yacuma Aguja. Italians B. Balatti, R. Riva and G. Valsecchi made the first ascent of the 1200-meter-high northwest buttress of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Northern Andes, Cerro Amarillo de Zenta, Ancient and Modern Ascents
Cerro Amarillo de Zenta, Ancient and Modern Ascents. Cerro Amarillo, of the Zenta range in the southeast of the Andes ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Northern Andes, Nevado de Pissis and Other Peaks
Nevado de Pissis and Other Peaks. After exploring Llullaillaco in December 1984 (see below), Louis Glauser and I, driving a jeep, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcagua and Tupungato as Mountain Parks
Aconcagua and Tupungato as Mountain Parks. Both Aconcagua and Tupungato have been declared by the legislature of the state of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcagua, South Face Solo, Yugoslav Route
Aconcagua, South Face Solo, Yugoslav Route. In the 1984-5 season, Swiss Ueli Bühler first climbed the classic French route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcagua, South Face, a New Route on the Southeast Buttress to 6000 Meters
Aconcagua, South Face, a new route on the Southeast Buttress to 6000 Meters. To acclimatize Jean-Luc Bedouet, Jean-Marcel Dufour, Pierre Rave- ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcagua, Descent by Parachute
Aconcagua, Descent by Parachute. A Frenchman, Alain Estève, first climbed Aconcagua solo but failed after four hours of effort ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcogua, South Face
Aconcagua, South Face. We two and Daniel Weitz made an ascent of the French route on the south face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcogua, First Chilean Winter Ascent
Aconcagua, First Chilean Winter Ascent. From September 6 to 24 we made the first Chilean winter ascent of Aconcagua. We used skis ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcogua, Ski Descent and Speed Ascent
Aconcagua, Ski Descent and Speed Ascent. Eric Soulié and I on November 21 had tried to ski down the Glaciar de ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcogua Tragedy
Aconcagua Tragedy. Shei Wada, Koichi Takeuchi and Yukinobu Koyama set off to try to make a winter ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Nuestra Señora de las Nieves, First Ascent
Nuestra Señora de las Nieves, First Ascent. In January, twelve climbers from San Juan made attempts to ascend the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Cerro Cathedral, Main Tower, South Face
Cerro Catedral, Main Tower, South Face. Eduardo Brenner, Marcos Couch and I made a new route above Bariloche on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Campanile Esloveno, Cerro Catedral, Southeast Face
Campanile Esloveno, Cerro Catedral, Southeast Face. In February Argentines Gabriel Ruiz and Sebastián de la Cruz climbed a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Chile–Northern Andes, Nevado de los Patos, Second Ascent
Nevado de los Patos, Second Ascent. Swiss climber Louis Glauser and I spent several weeks doing mountaineering combined with high-altitude ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Chile–Central Andes, Marmolejo, North Face
Marmolejo, North Face. In 1982 we climbed a route on the north face of Marmolejo directly to the summit. Our new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Chile–Central Andes, San Gabriel, South Face, Winter Ascent, 1984
San Gabriel, South Face, Winter Ascent, 1984. On September 1, 1984 Christian Thiele and I made the first winter ascent of this route, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Chile–Central Andes, Punta Zanzi, North Face, 1984
Punta Zanzi, North Face, 1984. Christian Thiele and I made the second ascent of this route first climbed by Chileans in 1980. (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Chile–Central Andes, Cerro Sierra Bella, South Face, Cerro de Orientación, South Face and Other Peaks
Cerro Sierra Bella, South Face, Cerro de Orientación, South Face and Other Peaks. Organized by the Club Alemán ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Chile–Central Andes, Volcán San José, First Ski Ascent and Descent, 1984
Volcán San José, First Ski Ascent and Descent, 1984. In October 1984 Miguel Sepúlveda, Alejandro Manfredini, Ludwig Wulf and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Chile–Central Andes, Cerro Arenas, East Face of East Summit
Cerro Arenas, East Face of East Summit. On November 30 Eric Soulié and I made the first ascent of the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Fiz Roy, Argentine Route on Southeast Buttress
Fitz Roy, Argentine Route on Southeast Buttress. Austrians Rudi Mayr and Robert Purtscheller repeated the Argentine route on Fitz Roy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Fitz Roy
Fitz Roy. In a letter to Toncek Arko, Solvenes Bogdan Bišcak, Rado Fabjan and Matevž Lenarcic told of an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Fitz Roy, North Face, 1986
Fitz Roy, North Face, 1986. A report has been received that Italians completed a new route on the north face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Cerro Torre, The First Ten Ascents
Cerro Torre, The First Ten Ascents. Despite the doubts about whether the Cerro Torre was actually ascended in 1959, here in ...
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Notes
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre
Cerro Torre. On January 10 Josef Heinl, Karl Schrag and I began our Patagonian adventure. Although we had hoped to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Winter Ascent
Cerro Torre, Winter Ascent. On June 30 there was almost one meter of snow at Base Camp, but luckily Maurizio Giarolli, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, East Face, 1986
Cerro Torre, East Face, 1986. A nine-man Slovene expedition led by Stane Klemenc has completed what must be one of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Fitz Roy and Other Patagonian Ascents
Cerro Torre, Fitz Roy and Other Patagonian Ascents. Swiss Marco Pedrini climbed the Cerro Torre solo in one day on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Astillado
Cerro Astillado. Armando Aste, Mariano Marisa, Fabrizio Defrancesco and I moved into the mountains of the Hielo Continental from Lago ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Pier Giorgio, West Face
Pier Giorgio, West Face. Italians Renzo Vettori and Mario Manica made an attempt to climb the west face of Pier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Cubo and Cerro Sonntag, Southern Continental Icecap
Cerro Cubo and Cerro Sonntag, Southern Continental Icecap. An expedition to the Continental Icecap was headed by Luciano Pera and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Paine Grande, East Face, 1984
Paine Grande, East Face, 1984. South Africans John and Hilton Davies and Chris Lomax climbed the east face of Paine Grande, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Southern Pantagonian Icecap, North-South Traverse
Southern Patagonian Icecap, North-South Traverse. Italian Giuliano Giongo made a solo traverse of the Southern Patagonian Icecap (Hielo Continental) from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Antartica, Vinson Masif
Vinson Massif. Our expedition climbed the Vinson Massif on November 19. With this ascent, Canadian Pat Morrow became the second person (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Antartica, Vinson Masif and Mount Shinn, Sentinel Range
Vinson Massif and Mount Shinn, Sentinel Range. On December 13 at 1:30 A.M., Gerry Roach and I reached the summit of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Altitude of Vinson Masif
Altitude of Vinson Massif . The original elevation was established in the early 1960s by using photoalidade techniques based on altimeter ...
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Notes
1986
Climbers on the Highest Point of Each Continent
Climbers on the Highest Point of Each Continent. It seems that reaching the highest point of each of the continents ...
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Notes
1986
Asia, USSR, Caucasus, 1984
Caucasus, 1984. David Broadhead and I spent three weeks in the Baksan valley of the central Caucasus in the summer of 1984. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Bhutan, Jichu Drake, 1984
Jichu Drake, 1984. Our party consisted of Ataru Deguchi, Noboru Sudo, Keiichi Sudo, Masahiko Chigara, Takuo Kikuchi, Kenzo Shinmazu, Moriya Hara, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Bhutan, Kankar Pünzum Attempt
Kankar Pünzum Attempt. Although the Bhutanese government had granted a permit for the southeast or east ridge of Kankar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Bhutan, Kankar Pünzum Attempt
Kankar Pünzum Attempt. The Himalayan Association of Japan expedition was composed of Michifumi Ohuchi, leader, Yoshio Ogata, climbing leader, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Bhutan, Masang Kang
Masang Kang. The Kyoto University expedition of 16 members was led by Ryohei Hori. On August 30 they left Thimpu and got ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India, Kabru Dome
Kabru Dome. Our joint Franco-Indian Army expedition led by Colonel Bal- want Sandhu and me had as its objective training ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Yalung Kang from the North and Tragedy
Yalung Kang from the North and Tragedy. Our Slovene expedition had as its objective the first ascent of Yalung Kang ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, North Face Attempt
Kangchenjunga, North Face Attempt. We arrived at Base Camp at Pangpema on April 6 after a 13-day trek. The team consisted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Central Attempt
Kangchenjunga Central Attempt. Spaniard Juan Cruz Colinas, Gopal Gu- rung and Ang Tshering Sherpa reached 6200 meters from October 9 to 12, but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, First Winter Ascent and Tragedy, 1986
Kangchenjunga, First Winter Ascent and Tragedy, 1986. A 17-man Polish expedition led by Andrzej Machnik made the first winter ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna, Winer Ascent, 1984
Kumbhakarna, Winter Ascent, 1984. More details are available on the Korean winter ascent of Kumbhakarna (Jannu). This was the first Korean ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986