American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Argentina, Cerro Negro Aspero
Cerro Negro Aspero. In the winter of 1989, in August, we attempted this massive mountain but a blizzard drove us back. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Argentina, New Altitude Measurements for Aconcagua and the Ojos del Salado
New Altitude Measurements for Aconcagua and the Ojos del Salado. In February, a team of Italian scientists from the University ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua, the 1988-1989 Season
Aconcagua, the 1988-1989 Season. Although Aconcagua is ascended all year round, most mountaineering, particularly for foreigners, takes place in December ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua, South Face, Ascent by First Argentine Woman and Twins
Aconcagua, South Face, Ascent by First Argentine Woman and Twins. Probably the youngest two climbers to ascend the south face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Argentina, Peaks in Las Cuevas Valley
Peaks in Las Cuevas Valley. During a folklore-collection trip along the valley of Las Cuevas in the hinterland of Mendoza, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Argentina, Pico de la Plata
Pico de la Plata. This massive mountain (5850 meters, 19,193 feet) has two summits: Cerro and Pico. The latter is some 150 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, San Valentin, First Winter Ascent
San Valentin, First Winter Ascent. The correct altitude of San Valentin has not been determined with complete accuracy. It is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Patagonia, Patagonia Climbing 1989-1990 Summer
Patagonian Climbing, 1989-1990 Summer. At the end of the season (February 23, 1990), I have little to report. At the end of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Fitz Roy, Aguja Poincenot and Aguja Guillaumet in the 1988-1989 Season
Cerro Torre, Fitz Roy, Aguja Poincenot and Aguja Guillaumet in the 1988- 1989 Season. There were three ascents of Cerro Torre, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Patagonia, Paragliding from Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre, 1988
Paragliding from Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre, 1988. Four German climbers led by Matthias Pinn made a number of unsuccessful attempts ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Patagonia, Aguja dela Silla, East Spur, and Aguja Bifida, North Face
Aguja de la Silla, East Spur, and Aguja Bífida, North Face. On February 21, Swiss Peter Lüthi and Argentine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Patagonia, Torre Innominata
Torre Innominata. On January 5, Argentine Carlos Domínguez de San Juan and I completed the second or third ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Patagonia, El Mocho, East Buttress; Torre Innominata, North Spur; Aguja Poicenot,East Face; Aguja Guillaumet, Southeast Face; and Other Climbs
El Mocho, East Buttress; Torre Innominata, North Spur; Aguja Poincenot, East Face; Aguja Guillaumet, Southeast Face; and Other Climbs. Michel ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Patagonia, Aguja Mermoz, East Buttress
Aguja Mermoz, East Buttress. Italians Vanni Spinelli, Ezio Tanzi, Antonio Colombo, Giulio Maggioni, Danilo Galbiati, Giorgio Confalonieri and Davide Corbetta ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Patagonia, Cerro Stanhardt, West Face
Cerro Stanhardt, West Face. Italians Maurizio Giarolli, Ermanno Salvaterra and Elio Orlandi climbed a very difficult new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Patagonia, Aguja del S.
Aguja del S. A 4-man Bulgarian party led by Alexandr Ruevski had hoped to climb Fitz Roy but could not ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Patagonia, Punta Negra, Tridente and Cerro Norte del Paine
Punta Negra, Tridente and Cerro Norte del Paine.lan Burgess, David Lister, David Tyson and I arrived on September 30 for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Patagonia, Central Paine Tower, Winter Attempt
Central Paine Tower, Winter Attempt. Spaniards José Luis Gallego and Raúl García were in the Paine Towers from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Roncagli, Cordillera Darwin, Tierra del Fuego, 1990
Roncagli, Cordillera Darwin, Tierra del Fuego, 1990. On January 14, 1990, Julian Mathias, John Mothersele and I made the first ascent of magnificent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Africa, Kilimanjaro, Credner Glacier
Kilimanjaro, Credner Glacier. What started out as a centennial commemoration of Hans Meyer’s first ascent of Kilimanjaro 100 years ago ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
The UIAA Mountain Medecine Centre, London
The UIAA Mountain Medicine Centre, London. The UIAA Medical Medicine Commission, founded in 1980, has flourished as an international group which ...
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Notes
1990
Antarctica, South Pole International Overland Expedition
South Pole International Overland Expedition. During the austral summer of 1988-89, the first privately funded cross-country ski expedition to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Antarctica, Tyree, Shinn and the Vinson Massif
Tyree, Shinn and the Vinson Massif. Mugs Stump made an impressive solo first ascent of the 8000-foot-high west face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Traverses
Kangchenjunga Traverses. The second Soviet Himalayan expedition had 32 members, of whom 22 climbers spent two years of hard training and high- ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga from the North
Kangchenjunga from the North. Our expedition consisted of Lou Whittaker, leader, George Dunn, Phil Ershler, Jim Hamilton, Robert Link, Larry ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Solo Attempt
Kangchenjunga Solo Attempt. I was accompanied to Base Camp at 5050 meters at Pang Pema, which we reached on October 10, by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Yalungkang Attempt, Winter, 1988-9
Yalungkang Attempt, Winter, 1988-9. Our expedition was led by Józef Stepien of Wroclaw and had as members Aleksander Lwow, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Yalungkang
Yalungkang. Yalungkang was climbed via its southeast face by a Korean expedition led by Park Soo-Jo. On October 13, Sho Kang-Ho ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Yalungkang Ascent and Tragedy
Yalungkang Ascent and Tragedy. A Korean expedition led by Kim Teuk-Hee climbed the normal route on Yalungkang in winter but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna North Face
Kumbhakarna North Face. The solo ascent of this face by Tomo Cesen is presented in a full article in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna (Jannu) Attempt
Kumbhakarna (Jannu) Attempt. On September 25, Rob Mahoney, Kevin O’Meara and I established Base Camp at 15,000 feet on the Yamatari ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna Attempt, 1990
Kumbhakarna Attempt, 1990. Our expedition consisted of Stanislaw Dudek, Kazimierz Kieszka, Andrzej Samolewicz, Ryszard Papaj, Adam Potoczek, Ryszard Knapczyk, Dr. Piotr ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Ohmi Kangri
Ohmi Kangri. The Nepalese-American Ohmi Kangri Expedition was the first American group to visit this area of northeastern Nepal on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, West Buttress Attempt
Makalu, West Buttress Attempt. Our expedition, composed of Atxo Apellaniz, Juan Oiarzabal, Kike de Pablo and me as leader, began ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. Belgian climbers led by Jos Dewint reached 7700 meters on the northwest side of Makalu on April 25 before having ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Makalu West Face
Makalu West Face. Pierre Beghin’s remarkable climb of the west face of Makalu is described in a full article ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Traverse Attempt and Kangchungtse Attempt via West Face
Makalu Traverse Attempt and Kangchungtse Attempt via West Face. Our expedition was composed of Mike Woolridge, leader, Rob Collister, Andy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. George Austiguy, Dick Jackson, Brad Johnson, Scott Thor- bum, Dave Wright and I had hoped to climb the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Post-Monsoon Attempts
Makalu Post-Monsoon Attempts. Aside from the international expedition led by Michael Woolridge and the American one led by Joe Frank, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempts
Baruntse Attempts. There was an unsuccessful British attempt on the southeast ridge of Baruntse led by Andrew Wigley. They reached 6860 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. Our expedition had as members Gerd Krischer, Wolfgang Seul, Dr. Michael Hahn, Dr. Dieter Rebmann, Ingrid Weitzsch, Dieter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse
Baruntse. A Swiss expedition of nine made the 21 st ascent of Baruntse (7129 meters, 23,389 feet) when Michel Siegenthaler reached the top ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Ksum Kanguru, East Face, 1988
Kusum Kanguru, East Face, 1988. On October 23, 1988, British climbers John Diploch, Julian Holmes and I and Sherpas Ang Jangbo, Kami Tsering, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Kusum Kanguru
Kusum Kanguru. Swiss climbers Ruedi and Urs Homberger and Christian Jaggi made a rapid ascent of Kusum Kanguru.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Thamserku Attempts, 1988 and 1989
Thamserku Attempts, 1988 and 1989. In the winter of 1988, Dr. Ed Farrar, Canadian Dan Culver and I attempted the second ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Kwangde Nup, North Buttress
Kwangde Nup, North Buttress. In the pre-monsoon period, Alex Lowe and I climbed a new grade-VI route on Kwangde Nup ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Kwangde Central Northeast Face
Kwangde Central Northeast Face. Alan Kearney’s full article on this ascent appears earlier in this volume.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt
Ama Dablam Attempt. Our commercial group consisted of Americans Dwain Stranahan and Craig Selsman and Britons Alan Lees and me. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt
Ama Dablam Attempt. Our expedition was made up of Masashi Tatsuta, Mrs. Joshimi Tatsuta, Seisuke Kurokawa, Miss Harumi Ichimura, Miss ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt
Ama Dablam Attempt. Our members were Edward Ramey, Austin Weiss, Chuck Hanaway, Fred Sralam, Clyde Soles and I as leader. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990