American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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497 Records

Title Publication Year
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies and Coast Range, Mount Birdwood, East Face
Mount Birdwood, East Face. On February 27, Keith Haberl and I climbed a new line of water ice, snow gullies and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies and Coast Range, Slesse Mountain, East Pillar Direct
Slesse Mountain, East Pillar Direct. From August 29 to 31, Perry Beckham and I completed a new rock route on the east ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, North West Territories, Harrison Smith and Lotus Flower, Logan Mountains
Harrison Smith and Lotus Flower Tower, Logan Mountains. Paola Fanton, Giuseppe Bagattoli, Danny Zampiccoli, Fabio Leoni and I traveled north ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, North West Territories, Proboscis Variant, Logan Mountains, 1992
Proboscis Variant, Logan Mountains, 1992. Spaniards José María Codina and Joaquín Olmo made the second ascent of the 1963 first-ascent ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Climbs in Auyuittuq National Park, Cumberland Peninsula
Climbs in Auyuittuq National Park, Cumberland Peninsula. In June, Germans Frank Jourdan and Wilhelm Alfred attempted two climbs both of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Ellesmere Island
Ellesmere Island. The Innuitian Orogen geological province constitutes a marvelous sandstone desert of mesas and buttes punctuating the icefields. The ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Mexico, El Gran Trono Blanco
El Gran Trono Blanco. Paul Piana has written a full article on the first free ascent of the Pan American ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Greenland, South-North Traverse
South-North Traverse. Reinhold Messner and his brother Dr. Hubert Messner completed a remarkable traverse of Greenland, which took them not ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
The Mountaineers
GunnbjØrnsfjeld Ascent and Altitudes. In May, I guided Steve Fossett, Steve Elliot and Brian Ewart up GunnbjØrnsfjeld, thought ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1994
North America, Greenland, Laupers Bjerg
Laupers Bjerg. Iain Macdonald, Adam Hyne, Neil Smith and I left the UK on July 17. Making use of plane, helicopter ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, East Greenland
Schweizerland, East Greenland. Our Catalan expedition was composed of Nuria Pares, Pep Bisquert, Miquel Autet, Angel Serra, Montse Riesco and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, Greenland, Sermersoq Island, South Greenland
Sermersoq Island, South Greenland. Britons Mike Banks, Roger Birnstingl, Irishmen Bill Hannon and I climbed on Sermersoq Island near Kap ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Ecuador, Chimborazo Avalanche Tragedy
Chimborazo Avalanche Tragedy. On November 10, a number of climbers left the Whymper Hut on Chimborazo to climb to the summit. ...
AAJ
Accident Reports
1994
South America, Ecuador, Cerros de Llanganti Traverse
Cerros de Llanganati Traverse. Luis Durand, Jorge Pérez and I headed in January for the Cerros de Llanganati, a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca
Cordillera Blanca. In 1993, the apparent return of political stability and less activity by the Sendero Luminoso resulted in a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Cashan Oeste
Cashan Oeste. Mark Richey and I made a new route and, we believe, the second ascent of Cashan Oeste (5701 meters, 18,705 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Huanscarán, Anqosh (North) Face
Huascarán, Anqosh (North) Face. Boštjan Ložar, Tomaž Petac and I made a new route on the Anqosh ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Artesonraju
Artesonraju. There were two Slovene groups that climbed on Artesonraju this season. On June 1, Andrej Kecman and Dusan Kosir climbed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Chacraraju Este Attempts
Chacraraju Este Attempts. On July 18, Slovenes Pavle Kozjek and Gregor Kresal tackled the unclimbed east face of Chacraraju Este. The ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash
Cordillera Huayhuash. The Cordillera Huayhuash has been practically unvisited since 1987, but interest is now being revived due to the decline ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Peru, Rondoy Attempt, Cordillera Huayhuash
Rondoy Attempt, Cordillera Huayhuash. Mark Richey and I attempted a direct new route on the west face of Rondoy (5883 meters, 19,301 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Huascarán Norte Tragedy
Huascarán Norte Tragedy. An Italian expedition had hoped to repeat the Casarotto route on the north face of Huascará...
AAJ
Accident Reports
1994
Salcantay Tragedy
Salcantay Tragedy. Steve Kelsey, a South African living in North Wales, and Briton Graham Whittaker were tragically killed when they ...
AAJ
Accident Reports
1994
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, 1992
Cordillera Apolobamba, 1992. Our expedition consisted of Ian Farmer, Steve Phillips, Rob Weight, Shona MacKenzie, Dr. Vivek Kulkarni and me as ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Peaks in Southern Cordillera Apolobamba
Peaks in Southern Cordillera Apolobamba. Ken Findlay, Les Holbert, Pamela Holt, Ray Dimmock, Ian Wadsworth, Sue Cooper, Ashley Hardwell and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Huayna Potosí, North-South Traverse
Huayna Potosí North-South Traverse. British climbers Simon Abrahams, Jim Hall and Tony Matthews made a traverse of Huayna Potosí, starting ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Laramcota Valley, Quimsa Cruz
Laramcota Valley, Quimsa Cruz. The Cordillera de Quimsa Cruz can be reached by LaPaz-Viloco local buses. From the village of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera de Potosí
Cordillera de Potosí. This range, nine miles east of historic Potosí, has some 50 rock peaks between 4800 meters and the highest, 5056...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Gigante Grande, West Face, Quimsa Cruz
Gigante Grande, West Face, Quimsa Cruz. In July, Argentine Teo Plaza and Spaniard Iñaqui San Vicente made the first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Gigante Grande, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz
Gigante Grande, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz. On August 9 and 10, Kevin Starr and I climbed the western face of Gigante Grande (5749 meters, 18,862 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Bolivia, Huayna Cunocollo, Cerro San Luis and Anco Collo, Quimsa Cruz
Huayna Cunocollo, Cerro San Luis and Anco Collo, Quimsa Cruz. From June 10 to 12, Thomas Miyagawa, Randall Barnes and I climbed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Chile—Northern Andes, Guane-Guane, Lauca National Park
Guane-Guane, Lauca National Park. Fritz J. Hausmann, Chilean Gastón Oyarzún and I departed Arica on September 7 and paused ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Chile—Central Andes, First Ascents, 1991-1993
First Ascents, 1991-1993. Aside from some pleasant repeats with Chilean climbers, I made several first ascents in the upper Rí...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentina, Luracatao and Other Peaks, Northern Andes, 1992
Luracatao and Other Peaks, Northern Andes, 1992. Alfio Arjona, Miguel Uturbé and Enrique Cabrera made two first ascents between February 6 and 10, 1992. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentina, Chuscha, Cordillera de Catreal, Northern Andes, 1992
Chuscha, Cordillera de Catreal, Northern Andes, 1992. Argentines Pablo Sahade, Eduardo Arjona, leader Antonio Beorchia Nigris and Swiss Rafael Joliat ascended ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
New Altitudes in the Pisis-Bonete-Ojos del Saldo Region
Northern and Central Andes Corrections. Several errors were printed in AAJ, 1993 on pages 177 to 179. Ansilta 2 was climbed on March 28, 1991, not ...
AAJ
Notes
1994
South America, Argentina, Peaks in the San Juan Region, Central Andes
New Altitudes in the Pissis-Bonete-Ojos del Salado Region. New altitudes have been published by the Instituto Geográfico Militar Argentino ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
The Mountaineers
Peaks in the San Juan Region, Central Andes. There are many first ascents and new routes to be made in ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1994
Aconcagua Tragedy
Aconcagua Tragedy. American David Battaglia fell dead only six feet from the summit of Aconcagua in mid March. Apparently he ...
AAJ
Accident Reports
1994
South America, Argentina, Cerro Colorado, Vallecitos, 1992
Cerro Colorado, Vallecitos, 1992. A rock peak, difficult from any side, Cerro Colorado (4650 meters, 15,256 feet) was finally climbed on September 27, 1992 by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, 1992-1992 Southern Summer Season in Patagonia
1992-1993 Southern Summer Season in Patagonia. Because the climbing season comes more or less at the same time as the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
New Altitudes for Peaks Above the Southern Patagonian Icecap South of Fitz Roy or Chaltén
New Altitudes for Peaks Above the Southern Patagonian Icecap South of Fitz Roy or Chaltén. New and very accurate ...
AAJ
Notes
1994
Patagonian Altitude Corrections
Patagonian Altitude Corrections. On page 181 of AAJ, 1993, the altitude of Cerro Cristal should be given as 2105 meters and that of ...
AAJ
Notes
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, North-South Traverse of Southern Patagonian Icecap in Late 1992
North-South Traverse of Southern Patagonian Icecap, Attempt in Late 1992 An Italian expedition consisting of Paolo Cavagnetto, Paolo Falco, Joel Blumenberg ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, First Complete North-South Traverse of the Southern Patagonian Icecap
First Complete North-South Traverse of the Southern Patagonian Icecap. Spaniards Antonio Trabado, José Luis Fernández and José Carlos Tamayo ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Southern Patagonian Icecap
Southern Patagonian Icecap. Italians Ermanno Salvaterra, Adriano Cavallaro, Diego Giovanella, Gianni Berta and Enrico Marazzi went north from Paso Marconi, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, P 1980, Above Jorge Montt Glacier, 1992
P 1980, Above Jorge Montt Glacier, 1992. In August 1992, Gianni Rovedatti, Maurizio Folini, Dario Mura and I hoped to make a north-south ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro CABA
Cerro CABA. Cerro CABA (2500 meters, 8202 feet), the highest summit of the Cordón Pico Alto, lies in the region of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Patagonia Orocline Expedition
Patagonia Orocline Expedition. A full article appears earlier in this Journal about exploration in various parts of Patagonia carried out ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Bífida, East Buttress, 1992
Bífida, East Buttress, 1992. Austrians Georg Schörghofer and Paul Bruckner climbed a new 24-pitch route on the east buttress ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994