American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Canada, Interior Ranges, Mount Mifheim, Monashee Range
Mount Niflheim, Monashee Range. Mount Niflheim is 1.3 miles west of Mount Thor on the Thor-Odin Creek divide. To our knowledge, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Canada, Rockies, Mounts Outram and Erasmus, North Faces
Mounts Outram and Erasmus, North Faces. Tom Thomas and I ascended the Glacier Lake Trail, fording the river just downstream ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Canada, Rockies, Dieppe Mountain, Roosevelt-Churchill-Stalin Group, Muskwa Range
Dieppe Mountain, Roosevelt-Churchill-Stalin Group, Muskwa Range. After our previous visit (A.A.J., 1986, page 184), we were so enchanted with the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Canada, Arctic, Auyuittuq National Park, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island
Auyuittuq National Park, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island. This was a busy climbing season. Nine mountaineering groups totaling 39 people from five ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Canada, Arctic, Thorndike Peaks, Ellesmere Island, North West Territories
Thorndike Peaks, Ellesmere Island, North West Territories. This expedition, sponsored by the Explorers Club (Flag #200), operated during May in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Greenland, Gunnsbjørnsfjeld
Gunnsbjørnsfjeld. Our expedition made the third ascent of Gunnsbjørnsfjeld, Greenland’s highest mountain, on August 8. It lies in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Greenland, Snehätten, West Greenland
Snehätten, West Greenland. On August 13, Egidio Bolis, Dario De Nigro, Andrea Farina, Amedeo and Margherita Gatti, Emilio Moreschi, Giovanna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Greenland, Ketil, South Greenland
Ketil, South Greenland. A strong four-man Austrian team from Lienz under the leadership of Siegfried Girstmair spent three weeks in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Greenland, Ketil Attempt
Ketil Attempt. During four weeks in July and August, three Danes, Sören Smid, Uffe Mortensen and I, and Swede ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Greenland, Stauning Alper
Stauning Alper. I have just (February) received information on a French expedition led by François Wolf with two others. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Greenland, Lauper Bjerg Attempt, East Greenland
Lauper Bjerg Attempt, East Greenland. The British Tasilaq Expedition started with four members: Anthony Day, Stuart Raeburn, Nigel Topping and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
North America, Mexico, Cerro Blanco
Cerro Blanco. Steve Grossman, Peter Noebels and I made a new route on the western portion of the broad south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Ecuador, El Obispo, 1986
El Obispo, 1986. The first Venezuelan expedition to the Altar group was led by Luis Troconis. We shouldered supplies to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Ecuador, Chimborazo
Chimborazo. Italian A. Campanile made what he feels was a new route to the right of the Direttissima to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Climbs in the Cordillera Blanca
Climbs in the Cordillera Blanca. Each year there is more climbing in the Cordillera Blanca. The first expedition in 1987 was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Norte, North Face
Huascarán Norte, North Face. Danilo Tic, Marjan Freser and I first made four acclimatization climbs. We wanted to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Caraz III, South Face
Caraz III, South Face. On June 28, Haroon Khesghi and I climbed the south face of Caraz III (5720 meters, 18,767 feet). We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Pucaranra West Face
Pucaranra West Face. Several days of perfect weather were not enough to stabilize the snow at the base of Palcaraju ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Palcaraju and Santa Cruz
Palcaraju and Santa Cruz. Between June 21 and July 21, fourteen Slovene climbers were active in the Cordillera Blanca. Aside from ascents ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Santa Cruz South Face
Santa Cruz South Face. On June 7 and 8, Emil Tratnik, Andrej Lužnik, Peter Poljanec and I climbed the 1200-meter-high south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Cordillera Blanca, Torre de Parón
Torre de Parón. Four Spaniards from Madrid made an impressive new route on the 900-meter-high east buttress of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Other Ranges, Kikash, Huaman Hueque Group, Cordillera Huallanca, 1984 and 1986
Kikash, Huaman Hueque Group, Cordillera Huallanca, 1984 and 1986. In the Río Pativilca valley between the Cordilleras Blanca and Huayhuash is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Other Ranges, Yerupajá and Jirishanca West Face
Yerupajá and Jirishanca West Face. After arriving at Cajatambo by bus, Toni Ponholzer, Dr. Rolf Klett, Erich Grossegger, Mario Bü...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Other Ranges, Huacratanca Traverse, Cordillera Urubamba
Huacratanca Traverse, Cordillera Urubamba. David Nicholson and I traversed the two peaks of Huacratanca from August 3 to 9. We went up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Other Ranges, Colque Cruz, Cordillera Vilcanota
Colqiie Cruz, Cordillera Vilcanota. An Italian expedition composed of Italo Bazzini, Mario Giacomelli, Livio Lanari and Roberto Manni climbed Colque ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Peru—Other Ranges, Cordilleras Occidental (Volcánica) and Yauyos
Cordilleras Occidental (Volcánica) and Yauyos. Our 12-member Polish expedition first visited the Cordillera Occidental, establishing Base Camp at 4500 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Bolivia, Mururata and Pico Schulze, Cordillera Real
Mururata and Pico Schulze, Cordillera Real. Yugoslavs from Slovenia climbed in the Cordillera Real from May 9 to 31. Aside from climbs ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Bolivia, Chacacomani and Other Peaks, Cordillera Real, 1983
Chacacomani and Other Peaks, Cordillera Real, 1983. Our attention has just been called to a German expedition led by Georg Seifried ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Bolivia, Chearoco and Other Peaks, Cordillera Real, and Sajama, 1985
Chearoco and Other Peaks, Cordillera Real, and Sajama, 1985. After an acclimatization climb on May 25, 1985 of Colquejahui in the Hampaturi group, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Bolivia, Haucaña, Hancopiti and Illampu, Cordillera Real, 1986
Haucaña, Hancopiti and Illampu, Cordillera Real, 1986. Six Polish climbers led by Waldemar Zmurko made eleven alpine-style ascents in June 1986, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Bolivia, Araca and Choquetango Groups, Quimsa Cruz
Araca and Choquetango Groups, Quimsa Cruz. This expedition of Germans was led by Hermann Wolf and composed of Rudi Bü...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Chile, Mayra, Cordón de los Primos, Puna de Atacama
Mayra, Cordón de los Primos, Puna de Atacama. Ricardo Jara and Misael Alvial made the first ascent of Cerro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Chile, Cerro Negro, Ice Cascade
Cerro Negro, Ice Cascade. The 250-meter-high ice cascade hanging on the south side of Cerro Negro, a peak northwest of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Chile, Cerro Arenas, 1985
Cerro Arenas, 1985. On December 29, 1985, Ricardo Jara made the first solo ascent of the 1200-meter rock south face of Cerro Arenas. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Chile, Volcán San José, Winter Ascent
Volcán San José, Winter Ascent. A large group made the first winter ascent Volcán San José from September 12 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentina, Mercedario, South Face
Mercedario, South Face. An Italian expedition originally had the west face of Mercedario as its objective. They were Alessandro Angelini, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua, New Route on the Right Side of the South Face, 1986
Aconcagua, New Route on the Right Side of the South Face, 1986. Milan Romih and I made a trip to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua
Aconcagua. Aconcagua was the goal of a Polish group led by Andrzej Gardas. Of the 14 members, 13 reached the summit and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua, South Face, Winter Solo, 1986
Aconcagua, South Face, Winter Solo, 1986. Spaniard Fernando Ruiz made the second winter ascent of the south face of Aconcagua solo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua South Face
Aconcagua South Face. From January 25 to 31 Leszek Cichy and I climbed the Yugoslav route on the left side of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentina, Cerro Barauca
Cerro Barauca. A large group of anthropologists, glaciologists and mountaineers from the Universidad Nacional de Cuyo explored the central part ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentina, Tupungato, Southeast Face, 1986
Tupungato, Southeast Face, 1986. Milan Romih and I approached the southeast face of Tupungato via Tupungato village and Fraile in four ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentina, Cerro Lomas Amarillas, South Face and Other Ascents
Cerro Lomas Amarillas, South Face and Other Ascents. Because of its easy access by way of the Vallecito ski resort, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, San Lorenzo Attempt from Chile
San Lorenzo Attempt from Chile. John Hauf, Tom Walter and I went in from the Chilean side, an interesting and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, San Lorenzo, East Ridge
San Lorenzo, East Ridge. Casimiro Ferrari, Danilo Valsecchi, Annibale Borghetti and Maurizio Villa made the sixth ascent of San Lorenzo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, First Female Ascent
Cerro Torre, First Female Ascent. Italians Maurizio Giordani and Rosanna Manfrini arrived in the early southern spring below Cerro Torre. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre
Cerro Torre. Carlos Buhler and I set up Base Camp in the forest below Cerro Torre at the beginning of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja de la S and St. Exupéry
Aguja de la S and St. Exupéry. After their successful ascent on the fourth try on December 3, 1986 of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja Guillaumet and Gorra Blanca
Aguja Guillaumet and Gorra Blanca. A seven-man, two-woman expedition of the Club Andino Bariloche, with Victor Krajcirick as leader, entered ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Guillaumet and Fitz Roy
Guillaumet and Fitz Roy. At the end of September, Silvia FitzPatrick and I climbed the Aguja Guillaumet by the French ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988