American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja Poincenot, Northwest Buttress, 1986
Aguja Poincenot, Northwest Buttress, 1986. Above a prominent pedestal to the left of the 1977 Carrington-Rouse route, the Italian route ascended some 2000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Correction on Aguja Poincenot
Correction on Aguja Poincenot. On pages 212-215 of A.A.J., 1987, it incorrectly states that the climbers reached the summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Paine South Tower, East Face, 1986
Paine South Tower, East Face, 1986. After their ascent of the Central Tower of Paine (A.A.J., 1987, page 216), Elio Orlandi, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Central Tower of Paine, South-Southwest Face, 1986
Central Tower of Paine, South-Southwest Face, 1986. Italians climbed a new route on the south-southwest face of the Central Tower of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Torre Norte del Paine, South Spur, and Torre Sur, North Spur, Winter Ascents
Torre Norte del Paine, South Spur, and Torre Sur, North Spur, Winter Ascents. Luca Leonardi and I left Italy on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Southern Summer Climbing Season in Patagonia, 1987-8
Southern Summer Climbing Season in Patagonia, 1987-8. Just a few days ago (written on February 19, 1988), Sebastián de la Cruz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Monte Sarmiento, West Peak, 1986
Monte Sarmiento, West Peak, 1986. Italians finally climbed the west peak of Monte Sarmiento. The east summit (2234 meters, 7730 feet) had been ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Antarctica, Mont Français, Anvers Island, Antarctic Peninsula
Mont Français, Anvers Island, Antarctic Peninsula. After a five-week passage through gales, fickle winds, heavy seas and finally a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Africa, Egypt, Gebel Gharib
Gebel Gharib. Gebel Gharib (1750 meters) is the highest of the northern Red Sea hills and rises a sheer 1500 meters from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Italian Expedition to Tibet and Pakistan to Conduct Further Observations on the Altitude of Mount Everest and K2
Italian Expedition to Tibet and Pakistan to Conduct Further Observations on the Altitude of Mount Everest and K2. (Professor Ardito ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
First Ascents of Routes on Mount Everest, 1963-1987
First Ascents of Routes on Mount Everest, 1963-1987 Compiled by Dee Molenaar Year Date(s) Route Nationality Climbers  1953 5/29 South Col, ...
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Notes
1988
Asia, India—Sikkim, Kabru Dome, Forked Peak and Rathong
Kabru Dome, Forked Peak and Rathong. An Indian Army expedition led by Major K.V. Cherian climbed these three peaks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Sikkim, Chomoyummo, 1986
Chomoyummo, 1986. As preparation for the 1987 Kangchenjunga expedition, the Indian Army Assam Rifles climbed Chomoyummo (6823 meters, 22,368 feet) in northern Sikkim. (The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Sikkim, Kangchenjunga Ascent and Tragedy
Kangchenjunga Ascent and Tragedy. A 62-member team from the Indian Army Assam Rifles, including three women, was led by Major ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Himalayan Fatalities, 1986
Himalayan Fatalities, 1986. I have read with considerable interest the pages devoted to the Himalaya. On the basis of these reports, ...
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Notes
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, North Face Solo Attempt
Kangchenjunga, North Face Solo Attempt. Frenchman Eric Monier hoped to climb the north face of Kangchenjunga solo. He set out ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga
Kangchenjunga. On October 10, Australians Michael Groom and John Coulton went to the summit of Kangchenjunga by the southwest face in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, North Face Attempt
Kangchenjunga, North Face Attempt. Terry Tremble, Dr. Carol Brand-Maher and I attempted to climb the north face of Kangchenjunga. Dr. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga South Attempt
Kangchenjunga South Attempt. The leader of three Belgians and a Nepalese on the southwest face of Kangchenjunga, Alain Hubert, reached 8000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Winter Ascent, 1988
Kangchenjunga Winter Ascent, 1988. A South Korean expedition led by Jung Sang-Moo made a winter ascent of the southwest face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988