American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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497 Records

Title Publication Year
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
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Torre Egger Attempt
Torre Egger Attempt. A very strong American party led by Jay Smith made an attempt on the east face of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre and Torre Egger Attempts, 1992
Cerro Torre and Torre Egger Attempts, 1992. Italians Ermanno Salvaterra, Adriano Cavallaro and Guido Bonvicini attempted in October, 1992 to climb the 1959 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Stanhardt and Torre Egger Attempts, 1993-4
Cerro Stanhardt and Torre Egger Attempts, 1993-4. From October 30, 1993 to January 24, 1994, we attempted two difficult new routes. Lorenzo Ortiz and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Maestri-Egger Route Attempt, Domo Blanco and Cerro Doblado
Cerro Torre, Maestri-Egger Route Attempt, Domo Blanco and Cerro Doblado. From April 2 to June 17, Gerold Dünser, Toni Ponholzer and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Guillaument and Mermoz
Guillaumet and Mermoz. Briton Andy Parkin and American Stephen Koch completed a new route on the Aguja Guillaumet’s southeast ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, El Mocho and Torre de la Media Luna, 1993-4
El Mocho and Torre de la Media Luna, 1993-4. In late December, Italians Ermanno Salvaterra and Adriano Cavallaro climbed a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Fitz Roy Climbed by Koreans
Fitz Roy Climbed by Koreans. Fitz Roy was climbed for the first time by Koreans on February 21 when Choi J....
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Fitz Roy, Guided Ascent
Fitz Roy, Guided Ascent. Possibly for the first time, a client was guided on a major Patagonian route. In the 1992...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Fitz Roy Climbed by a Woman in Winter
Fitz Roy Climbed by a Woman in Winter. On June 17, Erica Beuzenberg and Gottlieb Braun-Elwert from New Zealand completed the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Poincenot, East Face, 1994
Poincenot, East Face, 1994. Swiss B. Eggler and Michal Pitelka climbed a new route some 50 meters to the east of the 1989 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja de la S and Aguja Kakito, 1994
Aguja de la S and Aguja Kakito, 1994. On January 24, 1994, Kako Pardiñas and I made what may be a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Grande, South Spur
Cerro Grande, South Spur. On February 21, Italian Casimiro Ferrari completed a new route on Cerro Grande (2804 meters, 9200 feet) alone, although ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Gardener and Cerro Matacaballos
Cerro Gardener and Cerro Matacaballos. Argentines José Luis Fonrouge, Alberto del Castillo and his wife Paula Marechal with Australian Murray ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cervantes, 1992
Cervantes, 1992. Cervantes (2380 meters, 7808 feet), which lies west of Lago Argentino, was climbed during the eighth Cordillera and Trekking Guides Course. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Torres del Paine, Paineta, Cerro Almirante Nieto, 1992
Torres del Paine, Paineta, Cerro Almirante Nieto, 1992. Our expedition was composed of Carlo Barbolini, Mario Vighetti, Angelo Pozzi, Alberto Rampini ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Torre Norte del Paine, 1992
Torre Norte del Paine, 1992. On November 8, 1992, Spaniards Mariano de Blas and Marcelino Carmona climbed the normal Monzino route on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Torre Norte del Paine, North Summit, 1992
Torre Norte del Paine, North Summit, 1992. On December 30 and 31, Italians Carlo Besana, Mauricio Garota, Manuele Panzeri, Norberto Riva and Umberto ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Dientes de Rambo, Torre Norte del Paine, Solo
Torre Norte del Paine, Solo. On January 10, Argentine Nicolás Benedetti made a solo ascent of the Monzini route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Dientes de Rambo, Torre Norte del Paine and Paineta
Dientes de Rambo, Torre Norte del Paine and Paineta. After climbing the Torre Central del Paine [see full article—Editor], ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Torre Norte del Paine, Corn Wall
Torre Norte del Paine, Corn Wall. After a failed attempt on the east face of Cerro Torre, we returned to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1994