American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan Research
Mount Logan Research. A glaciological expedition led by me spent 42 days, from June 1 to July 13, on Mount Logan, carrying out ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Canada, Yukon Territory, Mounts Wood and Queen Mary, Icefield Ranges, 1988
Mounts Wood and Queen Mary, Icefield Ranges, 1988. During the spring of 1988, the wardens of Kluane National Park made two training ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Canada, Yukon Territory, McArthur Peak, Central Spur of South Face, 1988
McArthur Peak, Central Spur of South Face, 1988. From May 22, 1988 through May 26, Tim Friesen, Ken Wallator and I climbed a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Canada, British Columbia Coast Range, Heartstone Peak, North Buttress
Heartstone Peak, North Buttress. In late July, from a fine camp on a tiny outcrop at the edge of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Canada, British Columbia Coast Range, Mount Styx, Bella Coola Range, British Columbia, 1988
Mount Styx, Bella Coola Range, British Columbia, 1988. On August 28, 1988, Fred Beckey, Stimson Bullitt and I made the first ascent of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Canada, Selkirks, Moby Dick, 1988
Moby Dick, 1988. The very prominent steep and crevassed north glacier of Moby Dick was climbed for the second time on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Canada, Selkirks, Gimli, Valhalla Group, 1988
Gimli, Valhalla Group, 1988. On August 12, 1988, Cliff Leight, Peter Jewett, Dan Waters and I climbed a new line on Gimli on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Canada, Selkirks, Ahab, 1986
Ahab, 1986. Ronald Van Horssen, Steve Drake and I climbed the striking pillar on the lower southwest face of Ahab in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Canada, Canadian Arctic, Climbs in Auyuttuq National Park, Baffin Island
Climbs in Auyuttuq National Park, Baffin Island. On August 7, Willard Moulton, Bill Morris, Jim Osborne, Dr. Douglas Halliday, Dr. Michael ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Canada, Canadian Arctic, Borup Fiord, Ellesmere Island, 1988.
Borup Fiord, Ellesmere Island, 1988. Although the primary aims of the expedition were scientific, there was mountaineering activity. Most peaks over 3000 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Greenland, Gunnbjørns Fjeld, Dome and Cone, 1988
Gunnbjørns Fjeld, Dome and Cone, 1988. Our expedition consisted of Lars Ogenhag and me, Sweden; Peter Herzog, Austria; Mark Jenkins, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Greenland, Note on the Altitudes of Gunnbjorns Fjeld, Dome and Cone
Note on the Altitudes of Gunnbjørns Fjeld, Dome and Cone. Although Major Olsson has made the claim that both ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Greenland, Gunnbjorns Fjeld, Dome and Cone, 1988
Gunnbjørns Fjeld. A Mountain Travel expedition made another ascent of Gunnbjøms Fjeld. On June 26, Americans Jim Williams, Jerry ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Previous History of Gunnbjorns Fjeld
Previous History of Gunnbjørns Fjeld. James Lowther has been kind enough to supply us with further data about Gunnbjø...
AAJ
Notes
1990
Gunnbjorns Fjeld, 1988, More Details
Gunnbjørns Fjeld, 1988, More Details. (This will help complete the report given in AAJ, 1989, page 164.) In addition to Greg Englefield, ...
AAJ
Notes
1990
Greenland, Mount Forel and Schweizerland, 1986
Mont Forel and Schweizerland, 1986. On the evening of July 9, 1986, Duncan Bond, Greg Englefield, Jim Lowther and I departed by boat ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Greenland, Milne Island, Scorseby Sound, East Greenland
Milne Island, Scorseby Sound, East Greenland. From July 29 to August 18, Michael Garrett, Pamela Glanville, Margaret Graham, Philip Nixon, John Shrewsbury, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Greenland, Peaks above Fenrisgletscher, Schweizerland, East Greenland
Peaks Above Fenrisgletscher, Schweizerland, East Greenland. Elziro Molin, Gastone Lorenzini and I as leader were helicoptered from Tasiilaq on June 26 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Greenland, P 2100, Kap Farvel, 1977 and 1986
P 2100, Kap Farvel, 1974 and 1986. Beyond Kangikitsoq on the right bank of the fjord rises imposing P 2100 (6890 feet). At the beginning ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Ecuador, Sangay
Sangay. Although Sangay (5323 meters, 17,463 feet) was no first ascent, it will be useful to give information for anyone who decides ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Ecuador, Cayambe, North Side, Cotopaxi, Yanasacha Wall and Tungurahua, Southwest Flank and South Ridge
Cayambe, North Side, Cotopaxi, Yanasacha Wall and Tungurahua, Southwest Flank and South Ridge. A new route on the north side ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Peru, Notable Ascents in the Cordillera Blanca, 1989
Notable Ascents in the Cordillera Blanca, 1989. I feel that the international press has exaggerated the danger to climbers in the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Peru, Quitaraju, Alpamayo, Tsurup, Pisco, Ocshapalca, Cayesh
Quitaraju, Alpamayo, Tsurup, Pisco, Ocshapalca, Cayesh. For acclimatization Joan Amils and I climbed the north face of Quitaraju on June 16 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Peru, Tocllaraju, Southwest Face
Tocllaraju, Southwest Face. The expedition of our newly founded Club de Montañeros Américo Tordoya placed a Base Camp ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Peru, Colque Cruz V and Other Peaks, Cordillera Vilcanota
Colque Cruz V and Other Peaks, Cordillera Vilcanota. Our expedition was composed of Jon Morgan, James Hall, Charles Halstead, Tim ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Peru, Tacusiri, Ausangate and Other Peaks, Cordillera Vilcanota
Tacusiri, Ausangate and Other Peaks, Cordillera Vilcanota. Because of terrorism in the Cordillera Huayhuash, we changed our objective to the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Bolivia, Iscacuchu, Cololo, Huelancalloc and Other Peaks, Northern Pupuya Group, Cordillera Apolobamba
Iscacuchu, Cololo, Huelancalloc and Other Peaks, Northern Pupuya Group, Cordillera Apolobamba. Steve Hillen, leader, Ian Burgess, Ian Diamond, David Lister, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Bolivia, Cololo, Palomani Grande, Huanacuni and Nubi, Cordillera Apolobamba
Cololo, Palomani Grande, Huanacuni and Nubi, Cordillera Apolobamba. David Tyson, Pamela Holt and I climbed on both sides of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Illampu Group, Pico del Norte
In the middle of August, Spaniards Álvaro Enrique Fernández Escalante and Miguel de Merlo climbed what they ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Bolivia, Chachacomani, Chearoco and Other Peaks, 1984 to 1989
Chachacomani, Chearoco and Other Peaks, 1984 to 1989. The American Alpine Institute has conducted a number of expeditions into the Chachacomani- Chearoco ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Bolivia, Chachacomani
Chachacomani. Our expedition was composed of Eddie Boulton, Peter Delmissier, Steve Norris, Kevin Spooner, Bill Bays, Bill Wolf and me ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Bolivia, Huayna Potosí, Probable New Route on the West Face, Cordillera Real
Huayna Potosí, Probable New Route on the West Face, Cordillera Real. Martin Wolf and I camped at the foot of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Bolivia, Condoriri and Huayna Potosí, Cordillera Real
Condoriri and Huayna Potosí, Cordillera Real. From September 7 to October 4, Patrick Gabarrou and I made new routes, climbing ice gullies. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Bolivia, Pirámide Blanca, Southwest Face, 1988
Pirámide Blanca, Southwest Face, 1988. Geoffrey Bartram, Nevin White- law and David Peltier made a new route, the southwest face, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Bolivia, Quimsa Cruz
Quimsa Cruz. From May 28 to June 30, I carried out a solo reconnaissance of the Cordillera de Quimsa Cruz, south of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Chile, Volcán Juriques, 1987
Volcán Juriques, 1987. In September, 1987, nine women led by Julia Meza made a 12-day trip to the Licancabur district. On ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Chile, Umarata and Other Peaks,1984 and 1985
Umarata and Other Peaks, 1984 and 1985. Important climbs have been belatedly filed with the Federación de Andinismo de Chile. In ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Chile, Nevados de Arhuelles, 1985.
Nevados de Arhuelles, 1985. A belated report comes of climbs made in the Nevados de Arhuelles, eastern sources of the Maipo ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Argentina, Nacimiento Massif and Other Peaks, 1986 and 1988
Nacimiento Massif and Other Peaks, 1986 and 1988. Our club has sent four expeditions into the region south of the Ojos del ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
South America, Argentina, Alma Negra District
Alma Negra District. In mid April, near the Alma Negra pass over to Chile, east of the city of San ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
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. ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990