American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, New Routes, Notchtop, Sowtheast Face
Rocky Mountain National Park, New Routes. Notchtop, Southeast Face. A variation of White Room, which was first climbed by Briggs ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Colorado, Mount Evans, Black Wall
Mount Evans, Black Wall. From the Chicago Lakes Overlook, near Summit Lake, on the Mount Evans Highway, it is possible ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Colorado, Colorado National Monument
Colorado National Monument. K.C. Baum and Tom Archibeque established three new routes on the relatively solid Wingate Sandstone of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Colorado, Escalante Canyon
Escalante Canyon. Chuck Grossman and Craig Luebben climbed Texas Finger Crack (5.11). The route is 400 feet right of the Interiors route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, United States, Wyoming, Winter Ascents in the Tetons
Winter Ascents in the Tetons. In January of 1988 Alex Lowe and I made the first winter ascent of the South ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Yamnuska, South Face and Mount Temple, North Face
Yamnuska, South Face and Mount Temple, North Face. Bojan Pograjc, Nejc Škov and I climbed in the Canadian Rockies from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Auyuittuq National Park Report for 1988
Auyuittuq National Park Report for 1988. Auyuittuq National Park Reserve experienced another busy season this year. Eleven mountaineering groups totalling 30 people ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Thor, West Face Solo
Thor, West Face Solo. Japanese Yasushi Yamanoi set up camp at the foot of the west face of Mount Thor ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Killabuk, Solo, Weasel Valley, Baffin Island
Killabuk, Solo, Weasel Valley, Baffin Island. Italian climber Franco Perlotto made a solo ascent of the east face of Killabuk, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Asgard, Southern Edge, Baffin Island
Asgard, Southern Edge, Baffin Island. Fabio Leoni, Leonardi Luca, Fabrizio Defrancesco and I left Pangnirtung by motorsied for the Weasel ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Menhir, Baffin Island
Menhir, Baffin Island. In May, Egidio Bonapace, Maurizio Giarolli and I traveled up the fjord from Pangnirtung by ski-doo. High ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Beluga Mountain and Rock Tower, Sam Ford Fiord, Baffin Island, 1987
Beluga Mountain and, Rock Tower, Sam Ford Fiord, Baffin Island, 1987. Christian Dalphin, Bernard Wietlisbach, Xaver Bongard and I flew from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Greenland, Peaks near Gunnsbjørns Fjeld, Watkins Mountains
Peaks near Gunnsbjørns Fjeld, Watkins Mountains. Our expedition members were Greg Englefield, Lewis Jones, Nick Hulton and I as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Greenland, Gunnsbjørns Fjeld and Mont Forel
Gunnsbjørns Fjeld and Mont Forel. Franz Fischer, Tommy Sandberg, PerGunnar Bjurman and I made a 43-day expedition to East ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Greenland, Gunnsbjørns Fjeld
Gunnsbjørns Fjeld. Our members were Swiss Dr. Milan Cermak and Germans Peter Koschi and me. We had hoped to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Mexico, Serpent's Head, Orizaba
Serpent’s Head, Orizaba. On January 10, from the hut on the west side of Orizaba, Wink Barrons and I made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
North America, Nicaragua, Monte Cuisaltepe
Monte Cuisaltepe. On November 2, William T. Hunter and I made a new route on the west buttress of Monte Cuisaltepe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Colombia, Alto Ritacuba, North Face Ascent and Tragedy
Alto Ritacuba, North Face Ascent and Tragedy, Sierra Nevada de Cocuy. A Polish-Colombian climb of the north face of Alto ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Blanca, Santa Cruz, West Face
Santa Cruz, West Face. This summer, after two attempts with different partners, I was finally able to climb the west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Blanca, Taulliraju and Other Peaks
Taulliraju and Other Peaks. Our High-Mountain Military Group expedition was made up of Captain Jean-Pierre Charles, Dr. Emmanuel Cauchy, Adjutants ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Blanca, Cerro Parón, South-Southeast Face
Cerro Parón, South-Southeast Face. On August 14, Iñaki San Vicente and I made a new route on the nearly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Blanca, Ski and Paraglider Descents
Ski and Paraglider Descents. Twenty-four Slovene climbers, extreme skiers and paragliders visited the Cordillera Blanca in May and June. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Cayesh, New Route on West Face and Huascarán Norte Northwest Ridge
On June 30, Malte Roeper and I climbed with a porter and two donkeys to the head of the Quebrada Cayesh. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Blanca, P 5697
P 5697. In July, Jostein Maardalen and I nearly completed the first ascent of P 5697 (18,691 feet) via the south ridge. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Huayhuash, Jurau, West Face
Jurau, West Face. A British expedition had hoped to climb the previously unascended west face of Siulá Chico but failed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Huayhuash, A Sendero Luminoso Visit to a Canadian Base Camp
A Sendero Luminoso Visit to a Canadian Base Camp. At five A.M. on July 29, our Base Camp at Jahuacocha ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Peru?Cordillera Huayhuash, Sarapo, South Face Ascent and West Face Ski Descent
Sarapo, South Face Ascent and West Face Ski Descent. Italians Toni Valeruz and Tita Weiss made the ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Southern Peru, Pucacocha and Other Peaks, Cordillera de la Viuda
Pucacocha and Other Peaks, Cordillera de la Viuda. These rock-and-ice peaks lie between the Jatúnchacua range in the north, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Southern Peru, Ausangate and Other Peaks, Cordillera Vilcanota
Ausangate and Other Peaks, Cordillera Vilcanota. Five Poles climbed in the Cordillera Vilcanota in June. We were Maciej Karon, Andrzej ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Southern Peru, Salcantay, North Face, Cordillera Vilcabamba
Salcantay, North Face, Cordillera Vilcabamba. From June 19 to 21, Peruvian Alberto Callupe and I made a new route on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Cleaning and Maintaining Climbing Base Camps in South America
Cleaning and Maintaining Climbing Base Camps in South America. In South America there are many beautiful climbing areas that are ...
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Notes
1989
South America, Bolivia, Cololo, West Ridge, Cordillera Apolobamba
Cololo, West Ridge, Cordillera Apolobamba. We approached the Cordillera Apolobamba by jeep via Nubi Pampa. From Base Camp at 15,000 feet, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America. Chile, Licancabur and Llullaillaco
Licancabur and Llullaillaco. On December 31, 1987, Americans Chuck Huss, Bill Koener, Gordie Vernon and I and Chileans Gastón Oyarzún ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Chile, Cerro Azul, Maule Region, Winter Ascent
Cerro Azul, Maule Region, Winter Ascent. Cerro Azul (3800 meters, 12,467 feet) was ascended in winter and descended on skis for the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentina, Cerro Bonete Chico and Pilar de las Pailas, Northern Andes
Cerro Bonete Chico and Pilar de las Pailas, Northern Andes. Remote Bonete Chico (unofficial name) in Catamarca Province was ascended ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua Southwest Ridge
Aconcagua Southwest Ridge. Milan Romih and I climbed in Argentina around the beginning of 1988. On December 31, 1987, I made a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua, New Route on the West Face
Aconcagua, New Route on the West Face. The west face of Aconcagua is seen at advantage from the Plaza de ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua
Aconcagua. On January 14, we were on top of Aconcagua. Our intention had been to do the Polish route, but a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentina, Puta de Indio and Cerro Agua Negra, Central Andes
Pata de Indio and Cerro Agua Negra, Central Andes. The newly opened international pass of Agua Negra, connecting San Juan, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
South America, Argentina, Cerro Morro Overo, Central Andes
Cerro Morro Overo, Central Andes. A number of medium-sized but bold rock peaks near the Mendoza frontier with Chile remain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989