American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, P c. 1400
P c.1400. In late November, Steve Hayward, Chilean José Muriez and I completed a new trekking route, leaving the Rí...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Torre Central de Paine, East Face, "Riders on the Storm" Route 1990-1991
Torre Central de Paine, East Face, “Riders on the Storm" Route 1990-1991. We climbed a new route on the central ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Paine Tower, Torre Norte and New Route on the Torre Central, West Face, 1990-1
Paine Towers, Torre Norte and New Route on the Torre Central, West Face, 1990-1. Our expedition of Spanish Basques was ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Paine Towers, Torre Sur and New Route on the Torre Central, South Face
Paine Towers, Torre Sur and New Route on the Torre Central, South Face. On October 26, José Carlos Tamayo and I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Peaks in the Valle del Fracés, Paine Group
Peaks in the Valle del Francés, Paine Group. Santiago youths led by Rodrigo Mujica climbed in the valley of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Peineta, 1990
Peineta, 1990. On page 201 of AAJ, 1991, a report appears of the ascent of a peak in the Paine group, the location ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Barros Arana, 1990
Cerro Barros Arana, 1990. In December, 1990, Doug Tompkins and my wife Barbara flew two Cessna T206s to Patagonia. Doug and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Sea Kayaking and Climbing in Chilean Patagonia
Sea Kayaking and Climbing in Chilean Patagonia. Rick Ridgeway describes this in a full article earlier in this Journal.
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Monte Cloven, Hoste Island, 1989-90
Monte Cloven, Hoste Island, 1989-90. A four-man American-Canadian expedition, T.J. Thomas, Doug Krause, Steve Gayner and I, made the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Monte Bove, Cordillera Darwin, 1990
Monte Bove, Cordillera Darwin, 1990. I directed an expedition for Spanish Television called “Al filo de lo imposible.” On December 12, 1990, we ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Antartica, Traverse of Antartica via the South Pole, 1990-1
Traverse of Antarctica via the South Pole, 1990-1. Four Norwegians, Ralph Hoibakk, leader, Herman Mehrem, Simen Mordre and Sjur Mordre, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Antartica, South Georgia
South Georgia. We left Cape Town in December, 1990 in the 19-meter yacht Diel, which was specially fitted with a lifting ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Europe, Switzerland, Eiger
Eiger. A full article on the remarkable solo climb of the north face of the Eiger in winter by Jeff ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Europe, Norway, Stortind Southwest Ridge
Stortind Southwest Ridge, Norway. There is a complete article on this climb in Norway earlier in this Journal.
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Australasia, Oceania, Subah, Borneo, Malaysia, Mount Kinabalu
Mount Kinabalu. On July 24, my daughter Helene, Dr. Karl Lengauer and his wife Bertl Lengauer and I climbed through the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India-Arunachal Pradesh, Gorichen, Pachakshiri Range
Gorichen, Pachakshiri Range. A 12-man team from the Assam Regiment was led by Captains R.K. Bhardwaj and G.V....
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Bhutan, Basingthang Peaks
Basingthang Peaks. During October, Peter Mould led a combined climbing-trekking expedition to northwest Bhutan which had permission to tackle unclimbed “...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Bhutan, Chatarake and Kang Bum
Chatarake and Kang Bum. Bas Gresnigt and I made a climbing expedition to western Bhutan. Our first objective was a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Bhutan, Tsendakang
Tsendakang. Our members were Hiroshi Kodama, Kosuke Honma, Ryoji Takahashi, Takeharu Shumiya and I as leader. After an approach from ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Sikkim, Kangchenjunga from the East, Ascent and Tragedy
Kangchenjunga from the East, Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition was jointly sponsored by the Himalayan Association of Japan and the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Sikkim, Gurudongmar, Dongkya Range
Gurudongmar, Dongkya Range. Four members of an expedition led by G.C. Bhutia from the Sonam Gyatso Mountaineering Institute climbed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Sikkim, Kokthang
Kokthang. A 12-member team from Calcutta climbed Kokthang (6147 meters, 20,167 feet) via the northeast face from Camp II at 5425 meters. On ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Nepalese Peak Fees
Nepalese Peak Fees. Climbers are concerned with a sizeable increase in the fees that the Nepalese government charges for permission ...
AAJ
Notes
1992
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga
Kangchenjunga. The Slovene expedition, which made a remarkable new route on the southwest ridge of Kangchenjunga South, ascended others of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Attemp
Kangchenjunga Attempt. A Spanish expedition led by Mari Abrego attempted to climb the north face of Kangchenjunga. They reached a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Yalung Kang, Southwest Face Attempt
Kangchenjunga Attempt. The highly experienced Italian climber, Sergio Martini, managed to reach 8200 meters on the southwest face of Kangchenjunga on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
The Mountaineers
Yalung Kang, Southwest Face Attempt. Our international expedition was composed of Czechoslovaks Leopold Sulovský, Miss Zdenka Pleskotová and me as ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1992
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. Todd Burleson was accompanied on the northwest ridge of Makalu by Lhakpa Rita and Gopal Tamang. They established ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt and Kangchungste Ascent
Makalu Attempt and Kangchungtse Ascent. Our expedition was made up of Maurice and Marc van der Berge, Wim Willekens, Michel ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, West Face Attempt
Makalu, West Face Attempt. Makalu has never been successfully scaled by the vast central portion of its west face. A ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, Post-Monsoon
Makalu, Post-Monsoon. There were two successful Spanish expeditions on the Kukuczka ridge of Makalu in the post-monsoon season. An expedition ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, West Face Attempt and Rapid West Buttress Ascent
Makalu, West Face Attempt and Rapid West Buttress Ascent. The west face of Makalu was first attempted in 1977 and first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, Ascent of the West Pillar and Tragedy
Makalu, Ascent of the West Pillar and Tragedy. A Spanish expedition led by Carles Vallès was further composed of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, Ascent and Tragedy
Makalu, Ascent and Tragedy. Miss Taeko Nagao, Yuji Futamata, Yuko Okada, Takumi Ishizaka, Ayumi Nozawai and I were on Makalu’...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse
Baruntse. Our expedition was a commercial one. The members had a wide variety of experience in the mountains. The climbing ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse, Post-Monsoon Southeast Ridge Attempts
Baruntse, Post-Monsoon Southeast Ridge Attempts. Two expeditions unsuccessfully attempted to climb the southeast ridge of Baruntse. Three Frenchmen and two ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Chamlang
Chamlang. Our team consisted of Andrew Knight and me as joint leaders, Neil Howells, Angus Andrew, Annette Carmichael, David Gwynne-Jones, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Kusum Kanguru
Kusum Kanguru. On October 16, Japanese Koji Asano, Hiroyoshi Manome and Atsushi Sakudo completed the ascent of Kusum Kanguru (6367 meters, 20,889 feet) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Kusum Kanguru from the Southwest
Kusum Kanguru from the Southwest. Brian Davidson, Dick Renshaw and I hoped to climb Kusum Kanguru (6369 meters, 20,896 feet) from the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Mera
Mera. A group of fourteen French youths between the ages of 13 and 17 made the ascent of the trekking peak Mera (6414 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Attempt
Lhotse Attempt. A Spanish expedition led by Juan Fernando Azcona attempted to climb Lhotse via the west face. They reached 7650 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Attempt
Lhotse Attempt. American Peter Athans and a companion reached 7600 meters on the west face of Lhotse on October 11 but could ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Illegal Attempt
Mount Everest, Illegal Attempt. Frenchman Marc Batard has become so enmeshed in controversy with the Nepalese authorities that there is ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. A six-man Australian expedition was led by Michael Groom. They first attempted to climb the west ridge of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Southwest Face Attempt
Everest, Southwest Face Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Chung Woo-Sub, Nam Sun-Woo, Heo Jeong-Sik, Jung Gwang-Sig, Choi Tae-Sik, Cho ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Our members were German Michel Dacher, Frenchwoman Chantal Mauduit, Swiss Pierino Giuliani, Louis Deuber, Hans Kessler and I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Everest
Everest. Ours was the first Everest expedition to consist solely of climbers from the Northeast of North America. We were ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Everest
Everest. Our expedition consisted of Robert Link and me as co-leaders, Steve Gall, Dave Carter, Darrin Goff, Hall and Amy ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt by a Nepalese Woman
Everest Attempt by a Nepalese Woman. A group of ten Nepalese, four Frenchmen and a Belgian was led by Mrs. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Fees Collected for Preparation of the Route through the Khumbu Icefall
Fees Collected for Preparation of the Route through the Khumbu Icefall. Much of the work of making the route through ...
AAJ
Notes
1992