American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Don Bosco, South Face
Don Bosco, South Face. The very difficult south face of Don Bosco (2150 meters, 7054 feet) was finally climbed by Italians. The ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Paine Towers 1989-90
Paine Towers, 1989-90. The season in Patagonia had even worse weather than usual. In the Paine Towers Italian Guido Bonvicini ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, 1989-1990
Paine Towers, 1989-1990. Japanese climbers Michihiro Kadoya and Yoshio Nabeta set up Base Camp on the western side of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Torre Norte del Paine, 1989
Torre Norte del Paine, 1989. The first days of January, 1989 were stormy and windy and so Enrico Marazzi and I set ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Torre Norte del Paine, 1989
Torre Norte del Paine, 1989. In October and November of 1989, John Catto and I traveled to Chilean Patagonia to attempt the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Torre Norte del Paine, 1989
Torre Norte del Paine, 1989. We arrived at Base Camp at 650 meters at the Italian Camp on December 8, 1989. On December 15, Ricardo ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Fortaleza, Northwest Spur, Paine Group, 1989
Fortaleza, Northwest Spur, Paine Group, 1989. Roberto Cazan, Fabio Bristot and I made a new route on the northwest spur of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Fortaleza, East Face
Fortaleza, East Face. The 1200-meter-high east face of Fortaleza was raked by rockfall and remained unclimbed. In October and November, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Peineta
Peineta. The Fédération Française de la Montagne et de l’Escalade chose eight young climbers of very ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Cordillera Darwin, 1987
Geof Bartram, Steve Amstutz, Pete Getzels, and I converged on Punta Arenas, planning to explore the Canal Beagle and the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Monte Darwin, 1989
Monte Darwin, 1989. Our expedition had as members Takamori Kobayashi, Hiroaki Kino, Yoshiharu Sekino, Taijiro Maeda, Chilean Eduardo García and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Antarctica, Antarctica Traverse by Messner and Fuchs, 1989-1990
Antarctica Traverse by Messner and Fuchs, 1989-1990. From November 13, 1989 to February 12, 1990, Reinhold Messner and German Arved Fuchs crossed Antarctica entirely ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Antarctica, Traverse by an International Group 1989-1990
Antarctic Traverse by an International Group 1989-1990. From Seal Nunatak, Graham Land on the Antarctic Peninsula which extends south towards ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Antarctica, Mount Huggins, Royal Society Range, 1989
Mount Huggins, Royal Society Range, 1989. On December 19, 1989, Brenton Worley and I made the second ascent of Mount Huggins (3733 meters, 12,248 feet), ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Antarctica, Vinson Massif, East Ridge, 1989
Vinson Massif, East Ridge, 1989. Chileans Arturo Fernandois, Fernando Luchsinger, Jaime Roca, Italo Valle and I as leader were flown from ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Antarctica, Vinson Massif
Vinson Massif. During the southern 1990-1 winter, Pedro Nicolás and I made the first Spanish expedition to the Antarctic ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Antarctica, South Georgia, 1989-1990
South Georgia, 1989-1990. Our expedition spent three months on the sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia. It was jointly led by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
South Georgia, Summary of More Important Ascents
SouthGeorgia, Summary of More Important Ascents. In Freeman-Attwood’s excellent full report, a selected history of expeditions is given. Most ...
AAJ
Notes
1991
Africa, Kenya, Mount Kenya
Mount Kenya. Sixty years ago, Eric Shipton and Bill Tilman spent an amazing fortnight climbing in the Mount Kenya massif. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Australasia, Indonesia, Irian Jaya
Carstensz Pyramid. In the very last years, aside from a few Indonesian climbers, only a few rash mountaineers have attempted ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Arunachal Pradesh, Gorichen, Kameng District, 1989
Gorichen, Kameng District, 1989. The team under my command consisted of 20 officers and men from the Assam Rifles and Phurba Sherpa ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Sikkim, Chummakhang East, Northern Sikkim
Chummakhang East, Northern Sikkim. This satellite peak (6050 meters, 19,849 feet) of the 6212-meter main peak of Chummakhang was climbed by an ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Sikkim, Pauhunri, 1989
Pauhunri, 1989. The fifth ascent of Pauhunri (7125 meters, 23,376 feet) was made on November 1, 1989. Base Camp at Chholamo and Camps I and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Southwest Face
Kangchenjunga Southwest Face. We hoped to make the first American ascent of the southwest face of Kangchenjunga. We were Rob ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjanga North Face Attempt
Kangchenjunga North Face Attempt. Our expedition unsuccessfully tried the British route on the north side of Kangchenjunga, which we chose ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Central Attempt
Kangchenjunga Central Attempt. A 13-man Korean expedition led by Cho Sang-Ku tried to climb to the central summit of Kangchenjunga ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu
Makalu’s West Pillar. Kitty Calhoun Grissom’s article on this first female ascent of Makalu appears earlier in this ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, Indonesian Attempt
Makalu, Indonesian Attempt. Our expedition attempted the normal northwest ridge. The climbers were Irawan Ari Muladi, Bambang Setio Reharjo, Tumbur ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu
Makalu. A Spanish expedition led by Joaquim Prunés was composed of Jordi Agulló, Jordi Anglés, Serge Benet, Antoni ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. A French expedition led by Yves Estienne had as members Rémi Roux, Jean-Pierre Viallet, Jean-Pierre Maissent, Jean-Marc ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. We were a group of seven climbers organized by the guide service we direct. On September 22, we arrived ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempts
Makalu Attempts. Again there were many expeditions to Makalu, mostly on the southeast ridge. Koreans led by Kim Kwan-Jun reached 7200 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu West Pillar, Winter Attempt
Makalu West Pillar, Winter Attempt. A Polish-Belgian expedition to Makalu was led by Krzysztof Wielicki and composed of Anna Czerwinska, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Chamlang
Chamlang. After a 15-day approach march from Jiri, during which Frank Weiner and Barbara Ottl had high-altitude problems and had ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. German Hans Eitel unsuccessfully attempted to climb Baruntse by its southeast ridge. He apparently was solo. He reached ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Ascent and Attempt
Baruntse Ascent and Attempt. There were two expeditions on the southeast ridge of Baruntse in the autumn. Six French climbers ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. On April 4, Irishman Brendan Murphy and British Kate Phillips completed the 73rd ascent of Ama Dablam by the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Autumn Ascents and Attempts
Ama Dablam, Autumn Ascents and Attempts. Ama Dablam (6812 meters, 22,349 feet) continues to be very popular. All climbs and attempts in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, New West Face Variant in Winter
Ama Dablam, New West Face Variant in Winter. Glenn Dunmire and I made an alpine-style winter ascent of a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Southwest Ridge in Winter
Ama Dablam, Southwest Ridge in Winter. Ama Dablam was climbed several times by the southwest ridge in December of 1990. A ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Imjatse, Southwest Face, 1989
Imjatse, Southwest Face, 1989. Italian Carlo Stratta and Dawa Lama climbed a new route on the southwest face of Imjatse (Island ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar
Lhotse Shar. A Spanish Catalan expedition was led by Señorita Mercè Macià and composed of Manu Badiola, Antoni Ricart, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse, South Face Direttissima
Lhotse, South Face Direttissima. A 20-member Soviet team led by Aleksander Shevchenko took a different line to the right of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse South Face Attempt
Lhotse South Face Attempt. Christophe Profit and I failed to climb the south face of Lhotse due to high winds. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Nuptse Northwest, 1989
Nuptse Northwest, 1989. [On page 228 of AAJ 1990, we made brief mention of this excellent climb. We now have the report.—Editor.] ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest Climbed by Nepalese
Everest Climbed by Nepalese. A 24-man expedition of the Royal Nepalese Army was led by Lieutenant Colonel Chetra Bahadur Gurung. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Belgian Karl Huyberechts attempted to climb the South Col route on Everest solo. He got to 8500 meters on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest, New Zealand International Ascent
Everest, New Zealand International Ascent. Our expedition was composed of New Zealanders Gary Ball, Peter Hillary and I as leader, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest, from Sea Level to the Summit
Everest, from Sea Level to the Summit. My objective was to make the first real ascent of Everest from sea ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest, West Ridge Attempt
Everest, West Ridge Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Miss Ursula Huber, Richi Ott, Werner Steiniger, Thomas Pfenniger, Robert Bosch ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991