American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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....
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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...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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], ...
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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 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Torre Norte del Paine, East Face
Torre Norte del Paine, East Face. From February 1 to 18, François Bernard, Antoine Cayrol, Tierry Petitjean, Laurent Fabre and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Torre Central del Paine Rescue, 1992
Torre Central del Paine Rescue, 1992. Around the middle of November, 1992, Spaniards Xavier Metal and Joan Jover were nearly at the ...
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Accident Reports
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Torre Central del Paine, East Face
Torre Central del Paine, East Face. Spanish Basques Mikel Zabalza, Manolo Blásquez, Ritxi López and José Luis Moreno ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Catedral and Torre Norte del Paine, North Summit
Cerro Catedral and Torre Norte del Paine, North Summit. Our expedition was composed of Javier Ballester, José Chaverri, Santiago Palacios ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, P 2000
P 2000. This peak lies just south of Cerro Catedral in the Valle del Francés. A route on its east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cuerno Norte del Paine, 1992
Cuerno Norte del Paine, 1992. On December 30 and 31,1992, Mike (Twid) Turner and I climbed an excellent new 21-pitch route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Preliminary Report on the Southern Summer Season of 1993-4
Preliminary Report on the Southern Summer Season of 1993-4. On December 31, Argentines Teo Plaza and José Chaverri were making a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Monte Sarmiento Attempt
Monte Sarmiento Attempt. Philip Swainson, Susan Cooper, Henry Todd and I aimed to attempt the southeast ridge of Monte Sarmiento (2404 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, American Women's Trans-Antarctica Expedition, 1992-3
American Women’s Trans-Antarctica Expedition, 1992-3. Our original idea was a 1700-mile traverse of Antarctica. We planned a team of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Solo to the South Pole
Solo to the South Pole. Norwegian Erling Kagge set off solo from Bergkner Island on November 17, 1992 for the South Pole, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Vinson Massif, 1992
Vinson Massif, 1992. Doug Scott and Sharu Prabhu organized a group that flew to Base Camp on the Branscomb Glacier in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, P 4000, "Mount Kershaw," east of Vinson, and Mount Shinn, 1992
P 4800, “Mount Kershaw, ” east of Vinson, and Mount Shinn, 1992. On December 14, 1992, Sundeep Dhillon and I set up Camp III at 4300 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Vinson Massif, New Route, and Mount Craddock, 1992
Vinson Massif, New Route, and Mount Craddock, 1992. A full article by Jay Smith on an expedition to Antarctica appears earlier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Vinson Variant, 1992
Vinson Variant, 1992. André Hokke and I landed at Patriot Hill on December 11,1992 and flew to the base of the Vinson ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Vinson Massif, New Route
Vinson Massif, New Routes. My wife Jo and I have just returned from the Vinson Massif, where we completed two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Mount Vaughan Attempt, Queen Maud Mountains
Mount Vaughan Attempt, Queen Maud Mountains. From 1928 to 1930, Norman D. Vaughan was a member of Admiral Richard E. Byrd’s ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Renegar Glacier Region, Royal Society Range, 1992
Renegar Glacier Region, Royal Society Range, 1992. A geological research team from the University of Itago spent six weeks in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Europe, Grands Charmoz and Aguille Sans Nom, French Alps
Grands Charmoz and Aguille Sans Nom, French Alps. On October 19 and 20, Mark Twight and Scott Backes climbed a very difficult ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Europe, Climbing in Albania
Climbing in Albania. In the summer of 1993, three climbers, Adriano Marini, Mario Vannuccini and I, and three scientists, Fabio Penati, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Arunachal Pradesh, Gori Chen III
Gori Chen III. We more or less reached our goal, the mountain Gori Chen and the unknown Mönba mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Bhutan, Masagang Attempt
Masagang Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Britons John Lecky, Sean Smith and me and Americans Steve Sustad and Ed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Sikkim, Pathibara (Pyramid) and Pathibara East (Sphynx)
Pathibara (Pyramid) and Pathibara East (Sphynx). Our joint Indo-Japanese expedition climbed these two peaks for the first time from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Sikkim, Kangchenjunga, Indo-Ukrainian Expedition
Kangchenjunga, Indo-Ukrainian Expedition. Our expedition of three Indians and 16 Ukrainians reached the roadhead at Lachen in northern Sikkim on April 8 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Sikkim, Gemmigel II (Twin II) Ascent and Tragedy
Gemmigela II (Twin II) Ascent and Tragedy. From Lachen to Base Camp at Green Lake (4930 meters), it was a strenuous ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Sikkim, Kokthang Attempt
Kokthang Attempt. An Indian team led by Dilip Kolhatkar had the dubious distinction of being the first Indian expedition to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Kanchenjunga Attempt
Kanchenjunga Attempt. Jean Troillet and I set out to climb the world’s third highest peak by the southwest ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Kunbhakarna East Attempt
Kumbhakarna East Attempt. To make the first ascent of the extremely steep east face of Kumbhakarna (Jannu) has been a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, Attempt by West Face and Ascent by Normal Route
Makalu, Attempt by West Face and Ascent by Normal Route. Our expedition was composed of Italians Floriano Castelnuovo, Fabio Iacchini, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Makalu West Face Attempts
Makalu West Face Attempts. The west face of Makalu was also attempted by American Jeff Lowe and French climbers Catherine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Post-Monsoon Attempts
Makalu Post-Monsoon Attempts. Four expeditions attempted unsuccessfully to climb Makalu (8463 meters, 27,766 feet). Six Australians and a New Zealander led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994