American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Southern Summer in the Fitz Roy-Cerro Torre Region, 1988-9
Southern Summer in the Fitz Roy-Cerro Torre Region, 1988-9. Until now (January 26, 1989), there has been little news except for the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Peaks near Cerro Torre and San Lorenzo, 1987
Peaks near Cerro Torre and San Lorenzo, 1987. An Italian expedition made a number of excellent ascents in the Fitz Roy-Cerro ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja Saint Exupéry, West Face, and Fitz Roy, 1987
Aguja Saint Exupéry, West Face, and Fitz Roy, 1987. After the ascent of Cerro Torre from October 27 to 31, 1987 by Rosanna ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja Rafael, West Face, and Saint Exupéry, North Face and Upper East Ridge
Aguja Rafael, West Face, and Saint Exupéry, North Face and Upper East Ridge. On January 25, my wife Sue Harrington ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Torre de la Media Luna
Torre de la Media Luna. This tower rises between El Mocho and Cerro Torre. It was first climbed on February 4 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Cerro Riso Patrón
This elegant rock-and-ice pinnacle (c. 3000 meters, 9843 feet) was climbed for the first time on August 15 in the Southern Hemisphere winter ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Monte Balmaceda Attempt
Monte Balmaceda Attempt. I accompanied a nine-member expedition of the Federación de Andinismo de Chile to the east-northeastern side ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Mano del Diablo, 1987
Cerro Mano del Diablo, 1987. On January 18, 1987, French climbers Bertrand Doligez and Jean-Louis Hourcadette made the first ascent of Cerro Mano ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Paine Towers, Various Ascents, 1987
Paine Towers, Various Ascents, 1987. Italians Fabio Leoni, Giuseppe Bagattoli, Michele Cagol and Josef Espen made the first ascent of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, North Tower of Paine Attempt
North Tower of Paine Attempt. In December, 1987, Matjaž Ravhekar, Ivan Rejc and I entered the Paine area, hoping to climb ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Torres de Paine, South Tower, Nearly Complete Ascent of West Face, 1987
Torres de Paine, South Tower, Nearly Complete Ascent of West Face, 1987. We were Antonio Prestini, Lornza Bergamaschi, Enzo Parazzoli, Luciano ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Antarctica, Northern Victoria Land, Mount Minto
Mount Minto, Northern Victoria Land. Mount Minto (4163 meters, 13,658 feet) is the highest point in Northern Victoria Land. It had been ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Antarctica, Vinson Massif
Vinson Massif. Vern Tejas climbed the highest peak in Antarctica in 14 hours from Base Camp to summit to Base Camp ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Europe, Switzerland, Eiger North Face
Eiger North Face, Switzerland. Although I remember the Editor referring to the Eiger North Face as an “attractive shooting gallery,” ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Oceania, Irian Jaya, Puncak Trikora, 1987
Puncak Trikora, 1987. On August 16, 1987, Günter and Werner Hönlinger and I made the first ascent of Puncak Trikora (4765 meters, 15,633 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Saudi Arabia, Jabel Dalfa and Jabel Haddad Massifs
Jabel Dalfa and Jabal Haddad Massifs, West Central Arabia, 1989. On January 12, 1989, I made the first ascent of a prominent granitic ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Arunachal Pradesh, P 6247, South of Gorichen, Arunachal Pradesh, 1987
P 6247, South of Gorichen, Arunachal Pradesh, 1987. A 37-member team of the 21st Mountain Division of the Indian Army was led ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Bhutan, Kankar Pünzum Attempt, 1986
Kankar Pünzum Attempt, 1986. (The report on this expedition has only just now become available. —Editor.) A team of five ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Bhutan, Jichu Drake, First Ascent to the Main Peak
Jichu Drake, First Ascent to the Main Peak. After an unsuccessful attempt on the southeast ridge by Japanese ladies in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India-Sikkim, Forked Peak and Kabru Dome Correction
Forked Peak and Kabru Dome Correction. Page 184 of AAJ, 1988 carried an account about Major K. V. Cherian’s expedition’s ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Kanchenjunga Attempt and Tragedy
Kanchenjunga Attempt and Tragedy. The advance party of four members and one support member left Bombay on February 22. At Hille ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga North Face Attempt
Kangchenjunga North Face Attempt. Spanish Basques unsuccessfully attempted to climb Kangchenjunga from the north but were thwarted by bad weather. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, Southwest Face
Kangchenjunga, Southwest Face. A Japanese expedition, led by Masaaki Fukushima, made the 26th ascent of Kangchenjunga, climbing the southwest face. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Yalungkang
Yalungkang. Our Basque expedition entirely from Azpeitia was composed of Pako Uriarte, José Urbieta, Benantxio Irureta, Pello Aranburu, Francisco Javier ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu West Buttress, One-Day Solo Ascent
Makalu West Buttress, One-Day Solo Ascent. I spent from April 8 to 25 with Iman Gurung and Onggel Sherpa fixing rope on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Gino Baccanelli, Battistino Bonali, Giuseppe Buila, Giancarlo Domenighini, Giovanni Ducoli, Dr. Sandro Ghitti, Guiglielmo ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Germans Michael Dacher, Ralf Dujmovits, Richard Koller, my wife Gaby and me as leader ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Ascent and Tragedy and Kangchungtse
Makalu Ascent and Tragedy and Kangchungtse. The Polish Makalu Expedition consisted of Krystyna Palmowska, Amalia Kaploniak, Jolanta Patynowska, Dr. Ryszard ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu. Attempt. We arrived at Base Camp on August 29. The team members were Australian Greg Child, Irishman Terry Mooney, Indians ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt and Kangchungtse Ascent
Makalu Attempt and Kangchungtse Ascent. Our expedition hoped to climb Makalu by the original French route. We were Jordi Agulló, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu
Makalu. Jean Troillet and I twice headed for the west face of Makalu in 1988. In the spring, we had to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. A Spanish expedition under the leadership of Miguel Gomez failed in their attempt to climb the southeast ridge ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse, North Ridge Attempt
Baruntse, North Ridge Attempt. The north ridge of Baruntse has usually been attempted from the more accessible Khumbu region. Climbing ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. An international expedition failed to climb Baruntse by its southeast ridge. On May 10 and 13 Australians Kenneth Baldwin, leader ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. Four West Germans under the leadership of Ulrich Weber were unable to climb Baruntse via the south ridge ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. Our expedition hoped to climb Baruntse by the normal southeast ridge. We established Base Camp, Camps I and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Chamlang East
Chamlang East. Our Netherlands women’s expedition was composed of Dr. Annet Boom, Myra de Rooy, Janka van Leeuwen, Gerda ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Kangtega Attempt
Kangtega Attempt. Akemi Maeda, Hiroyuki Aoki and I left Lukla on April 1 for Base Camp at 4800 meters on the east ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Kusum Kanguru
Kusum Kanguru. A British expedition climbed Kusum Kanguru (6367 meters, 20,889 feet) via the east face, a new route. On October 23, Nicholas ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Mera Northeast Ridge
Mera Northeast Ridge. Our six-member expedition hoped to climb the north face of Mera. Base Camp was established on September 24 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt and Tragedy
Ama Dablam Attempt and Tragedy. Until April 8, everything was going perfectly. All six members, American Tom Dickey and Canadians Geoff ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt
Ama Dablam Attempt. Geoff Hewitt, Chris Bradshaw, Gareth Walker and I arrived at Base Camp near Mingbo on March 22. In ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Danish Ascent
Ama Dablam, Danish Ascent. Our team of six Danes, led by Caspar Sutton, climbed Ama Dablam by the south ridge. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempts
Ama Dablam Attempts. Swiss Ivano Regazzoni, Athos Balestra and Franco Dellatorre attempted the north ridge of Ama Dablam but could ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. Swiss Jakob Reichen, Daniel Oertli and Robert Bosch reached the summit of Ama Dablam on October 23 via the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. A French commercial expedition climbed Ama Dablam by the normal southwest ridge. The summit was reached on December 4 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Shartse Attempt and Tragedy
Shartse Attempt and Tragedy. Erick Bourdais, Jean-Marc Perrot and I had hoped to climb Shartse by its south col and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar Attempt
Lhotse Shar Attempt. Spaniards Josema Casimiro, Joaquín Goñi, Jorge Corominas and Mikel Otermin, led by Mari Abrego, failed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar
Lhotse Shar. Lhotse Shar, the east peak of Lhotse, is difficult. Out of 20 expeditions attempting it from 1970 to 1988, only five ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar Attempt
Lhotse Shar Attempt. Three Germans led by Werner Hof tried to climb the southeast ridge of Lhotse Shar. They got ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989