American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Bífida, Ridge Between Cuatro Dedos and Bífida and Cerro Grande
Bífida, Ridge Between Cuatro Dedos and Bífida, and Cerro Grande. Gerold Dünser and I were based at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Punta Herron Attempt via West Buttress
Punta Herron Attempt via West Buttress. Andrea Sarchi, Odoardo Ravizza and I arrived at Base Camp at Piedra del Fraile ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, El Mocho and Punta Val Biois
El Mocho and Punta Val Biois. After their climbs of Yegua Helada and Juncal, Frenchmen François Marsigny, Patrick Gabarrou, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre
Cerro Torre. Dan Cauthorn and I departed Chaltén on January 3 and began the long, arduous trudge to the west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Stanhardt and Traverse to Punta Herron, 1991
Cerro Stanhardt and Traverse to Punta Herron, 1991. From October 26 to 29, 1991, Ermanno Salvaterra, Ferruccio Vidi and Adriano Cavallaro made an extraordinary ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Don Bosco, South Face Ascent and Ski Descent, 1991
Don Bosco, South Face Ascent and Ski Descent, 1991. Italian Tone Valeruz is well known for his extreme ski descents. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Cervantes, Second Ascent, 1991
Cerro Cervantes, Second Ascent, 1991. Our expedition was composed of Eduard and Ina Koch, Ferdinand Hujer, Kunibert Ochsenfeld, Christine Wieloch and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Cervantes
Cerro Cervantes. Sam Grubenhof and I arrived at Calafate on February 12. We hoped to find a way to the Glaciar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Paine Towers and Fitz Roy Regions in the Southern Summer, 1991-2
Paine Towers and Fitz Roy Regions in the Southern Summer, 1991-2. The weather from October 1991 to March 1992 was as usual ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Paine Towers, East Face of the Torre Sur and West Face of the Torre Norte
Paine Towers, East Face of the Torre Sur and West Face of the Torre Norte. After the arrival of Frenchman ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, La Catedral, East Face
La Catedral, East Face. We saw a picture of La Catedral on a postcard. With no more information than that, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, La Catedral, Southeast Face, and Torre Norte del Paine, West Face
La Catedral, Southeast Face, and Torre Norte del Paine, West Face. Fabio Leoni, Danny Zampiccoli, Paola Fanton, Flavia Menotti and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Paine Chico, West Face and Torre Norte del Paine, North Summit, West Face
Paine Chico, West Face and Torre Norte del Paine, North Summit, West Face. It had stormed for days and when ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Torre Central del Paine, East Face
Torre Central del Paine, East Face. A full article appears earlier in this Journal about the remarkable new route climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Torre Sur de Paine, 1991
Torre Sur de Paine, 1991. On November 1, 1991, Argentine Sebastián de la Cruz and Spaniard José Carlos Tamayo made the fourth ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Torres del Paine, 1992-3
Torres del Paine, 1992-3. Three young climbers from Bariloche were the core of an expedition that climbed all three of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Escudo (Shield) and Torre Norte del Paine, 1992-3
Escudo (Shield) and Torre Norte del Paine, 1992-3. Jerry Gore and I spent four weeks in the Paine region, enduring ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Cuerno Principal del Paine and La Hoja, 1991
Cuerno Principal del Paine and La Hoja, 1991. An Italian group composed of Franco Nicolini, Romeo Destefani, Claudio Kerschbaumer and Felice ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
South America, Argentine—Chilean Patagonia, Aleta De Tiburón, Paine Group
Aleta de Tiburón, Paine Group. After failing to climb Fitz Roy in early February, on February 28 Swedes Patrick Lind, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Antarctica, Pilot Peak, Lerrouy Island, and Mount Jules Verne, Pourquoi Pas Island, 1991
Pilot Peak, Lerrouy Island, and Mount Jules Verne, Pourquoi Pas Island, 1991. Our expedition traveled to Grahamland in the yacht Pelagic. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Europe, France, Les Droites, New Route, 1991
Les Droites, New Route, 1991. On October 3, 1991, Canadian Barry Blanchard and I climbed a new route on Les Droites. We left ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Europe, France, Aiguille des Pélerins, North Face
Aiguille des Pèlerins, North Face. On April 21 and 22, Briton Andy Parkin and I climbed a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
100th Anniversary of the Planinska zveza Slovenije
100th Anniversary of the Planinska zveza Slovenije. The American Alpine Club congratulates the Planinska zveza Slovenije (the Slovene Alpine Club) ...
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Notes
1993
Africa, Kenya, Mount Kenya
Mount Kenya, Diamond Buttress, 1991. A probable new route on the 500-meter-high rocky south face of Batian, the highest summit of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, American Ascents of 8000-Meter Peaks as of August 31, 1991
American Ascents of 8000-Meter Peaks as of August 31, 1992. Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak): July 5, 1958 by Andrew Kauffman and Peter Schoening (First ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Bhutan, Ganglagachu
Ganglagachu. A ten-member French expedition led by Philippe Allibert and Jean-François Tripard on October 25 climbed Ganglagachu (c. 6000 meters) in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Sikkim, Chombu Attempt
Chombu Attempt. A six-man Japanese team from Toyo University, led by Kenshiro Ohtani, was the first foreign expedition allowed to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Ascent and Tragedy
Kangchenjunga Ascent and Tragedy. The famous Polish woman climber, Wanda Rutkiewicz, was last seen shortly after eight P.M. on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Ascent and Tragedy
Kangchenjunga Attempt and Tragedy. Our expedition consisted of Hannes Grimm, Walter Hadersdorfer, Edu Koch, Dr. Gerhard Reif, Michael Saumwe- ber, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna
Kumbhakarna. A team of six Canadians led by Ken Legg climbed the south ridge of Kumbhakarna (Jannu; 7710 meters, 25,294 feet), making ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna Attempt
Kumbhakarna Attempt. Four Swiss led by Hans Rauner attempted to climb Kumbhakarna (Jannu) by the south ridge. They reached 6500 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna East Face Attempts
Kumbhakarna East, East Face Attempts. Vanja Furlan and I again attempted to climb the east face of Kumbhakarna East (7468 meters, 24,502 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. The great west face of Makalu had defeated top-class alpinists with its extreme difficulty at very high altitude. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. Our members included Americans Peter Getzels, Brad Johnson, Peter Carse, Dr. James States, Brian Cox and me as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Post-Monsoon Attempt
Makalu Post-Monsoon Attempts. None of the post-monsoon attempts on Makalu, all on the normal northwest side, was successful. French climbers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Kangchungtse Post-Monsoon Ascents
Kangchungtse Post-Monsoon Ascents. An expedition of six Spanish Basques successfully climbed Kangchungtse (Makalu II; 7678 meters, 25,190 feet) by its south ridge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Kangchungtse or Makalu II Attempt
Kangchungtse or Makalu II Attempt. Our commercial expedition started on a really bad note. Britons Mark Miller, the original leader, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse
Baruntse. Two expeditions climbed Baruntse (7129 meters, 23,389 feet) by the normal southeast ridge. On October 11, French climbers Michel Zalio, Guy l’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Chamlang Attempt
Chamlang Attempt. Three Frenchmen under the leadership of Laurent Hallier attempted to climb Chamlang (7319 meters, 24,014 feet) by its north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Pre-Monsoon Ascents, Tragedy, Attempt
Ama Dablam, Pre-Monsoon Ascents, Tragedy, Attempt. All four premonsoon expeditions to Ama Dablam were on the normal route, the southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. On March 31, Jim Quirk and I arrived at the beautiful Mingbo Valley Base Camp. After an abortive attempt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Pre-Monsoon Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy
Ama Dablam, Post-Monsoon Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy. As has been the case in past post-monsoon years, many expeditions head for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Winter Ascents
Ama Dablam Winter Ascents. Five expeditions climbed Ama Dablam by its normal southwest ridge in the last month of 1992. Five ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse South Face, More on Tomo ?esen's 1990 Ascents
Lhotse South Face, More on Tomo Cesen’s 1990 Ascent. When Scott Fischer and I returned to Kathmandu after climbing Lhotse ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Ascents, Attempts and Tragedies via the Western Cwm in the Pre-Monsoon Season
Everest, Ascents, Attempts and Tragedies via the Western Cwm in the Pre-Monsoon Season. The scene on Nepal’s side of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest West Ridge Attempt
Everest West Ridge Attempt. Our British Services Everest Expedition was composed of Majors Bronco Lane, N.G. Williams, C.D. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest Survey
Everest Survey. Vernon Tejas and Skip Horner accompanied Louis Bowen to the summit of Everest on May 12 with the assistance ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Post-Monsoon South Col Ascents and Attempts
Everest, Post-Monsoon South Col Ascents and Attempt. A total of 32 climbers ascended Everest in the post-monsoon season, all via the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Southwest Face Attempt
Everest, Southwest Face Attempt. The huge, steep southwest face of Everest has been successfully scaled by only three expeditions. This ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest
Everest. Our expedition consisted of Americans Robert Hoffman, Kurt Cox, Bradford Bull, Edward DeLean, Philip Perrin, Robert Elias, Karen Stephens, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993