American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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520 Records

Title Publication Year
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Nunavut, Friga Peak Attempt and Schwarzenbach Falls
Friga Peak Attempt and Schwarzenbach Falls. Catalan Jordi Tosas attempted a big corner on Friga Peak above the Parade Glacier ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Nunavut, Climbs in Auyuittuq National Park, Baffin Island
Climbs in Auyuittuq National Park, Baffin Island. Matt Walsh and I spent a month in Auyuittuq National Park and except ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Nunavut, "Sukaq Nasaq," "Mount Ise" and Attempts on Thor and Menhir
“Sukaq Nasaq,” “Mount Ise” and Attempts on Thor and Menhir. On July 22 and 23, Martin Krauer, Ansgar Haider, Dieter Stopper, Sabine ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Nunavut, Mount Thor, Southwest Face and Ridge
Mount Thor, Southwest Face and Ridge. On August 2, Claude Berubé, François-Guy Thivièrge and I climbed the southwest face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Nunavut, Menhir, Auyuittuq National Park, Baffin Island
Menhir, Auyuittuq National Park, Baffin Island. Though somewhat thwarted by bad weather, we managed to do a new route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Nunavut, Kayaking Across Baffin Island
Kayaking across Baffin Island. Andy Bridge, Phil DeRieme, Hayden Glatte and John Weld were flown to a sandbar near the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Nunavut, Traverse of Marvin Peninsula, Ellesmere Island
Traverse of Marvin Peninsula, Ellesmere Island. We succeeded in crossing the entire Marvin Peninsula from the British Empire Range to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Mexico, Picacho del Diablo, Pinnacle Ridge, Baja California
Picacho del Diablo, Pinnacle Ridge, Baja California. From November 9 to 11, nine Prescott (Arizona) College students and two instructors ascended the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Mexico, El Toro, Central Pillar, "El Sendero Luminoso," El Potrero Chico, Nuevo León
El Toro, Central Pillar, “El Sendero Luminoso, ” El Potrero Chico, Nuevo León. On March 30, Kurt Smith, Pete Peacock and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Greenland, Staunings Alper
Staunings Alper. On May 9, Colin Wornham, Tim Pettifer, John Morrison, David Ritchie, Ian Blackwood, Stephen Deykin, Andy Hume and 1 were ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Greenland, Tuno Fjord
Tuno Fjord, East Greenland. Morag Martin (f), Steve Grant, Bill Powell and I were landed on July 18 at Tuno Fjord, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Greenland, Kronsprins Frederik Bjerge and Forel
Kronsprins Frederik Bjerge and Forel, East Greenland. On June 9, Louise Malmgren, Mårten Källström, Nils Mörck, Bjö...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Greenland, Peaks above Pourquoi Pas Glacier
Peaks above Pourquoi Pas Glacier, East Greenland. On June 23, Alan Jones, Graham Harkness, Andrew Howick, Sandra Gregson, John Starbuck, Paul ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Greenland, Ulamertorssuaq, Tasermiut Fjord
Ulamertorssuaq, Tasermiut Fjord, South Greenland. An international expedition composed of Ben Masterson, Kurt Albert, Walter Obergolser, Stefan Glowacz, Hans Martin ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
North America, Greenland, Uummanarsuaq, Pamiagdluk
Uummanarsuaq, Pamiagdluk, South Greenland. The southern tip of Greenland, the world’s fifth largest island, is called Uummanarsuaq by the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Venezuela, Sierra de la Culata, New Routes
Sierra de la Culata, New Routes. This range situated north of Mérida offers an array of climbs on good ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Colombia, Sierra Nevada de Cocuy, 1993
Sierra Nevada de Cocuy, 1993. Our group was composed of Betty Hernández, Rosario Rivas, Miguel Delgado, Ramón Jáuregui, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Ecuador, Antisana Sur, South Face, 1993
Antisana Sur, South Face, 1993. The south face of Antisana’s splendid southern peak (5580 meters, 18,307 feet) is an unstable rock wall, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Peru, Ranrapalca, North Spur, Cordillera Blanca
Ranrapalca, North Spur, Cordillera Blanca. On August 29 and 30, Britons Joe Simpson and Rick Potter climbed a new route on Ranrapalca (6162 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Bolivia, Chacraraju Este
Chacraraju Este. In mid July, Masael Alvial and I made two attempts on the Bouchard-Meunier route on Chacraraju Oeste. On ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Bolivia, Bolivian Climbing in 1994
Bolivian Climbing in 1994. We suffered losses in 1994. A Pole died on Huayna Potosí on March 31 and three Austrians were caught ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Bolivia, Alpamayo Chico, Condoriri, Illampu, Cordillera Real; Quimsa Cruz
Alpamayo Chico, Condoriri, Illampu, Cordillera Real; Quimsa Cruz. Holly Samson and I visited the easily accessed area around Condoriri. Our ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Bolivia, Chachacomani and Other Peaks, Cordillera Real
Chachacomani and Other Peaks, Cordillera Real. Over the last decade, the American Alpine Institute has been climbing in the Chachacomani ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Bolivia, Araca Group, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, 1990-1992
Araca Group, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, 1990-1992. The rock in this climbers’ paradise is a firm red or gray granite, in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Bolivia, Santa Rosa, Jachacuno Collo, Jacha Cuapirota, Yaypuri, P 5540, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz
Santa Rosa, Jachacuno Collo, Jacha Cuapirota, Yaypuri, P 5540, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz. Thomas Miyagawa and I climbed three peaks in the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Bolivia, Cerro Huiluco, Quimsa Cruz
Nevado de las Vírgenes, Correction. In AAJ, 1993, page 174, I mistakenly called one of the peaks of the Khori Chuma ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Chile, Nevado Anucara and Other Peaks, Northern Andes, 1993
Cerro Huiluco, Quimsa Cruz. Because of icy winds and snow during the “dry” Bolivian winter, traveling alone from mid June ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
The Mountaineers
Nevado Anucara and Other Peaks, Northern Andes, 1993. In August, 1993, at the height of the southern winter, climbers from Valparaíso ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1995
New Altitudes of the Paso de San Francisco Region
New Altitudes of the Paso de San Francisco Region. North of the Ojos del Salado, the dry, high desert has ...
AAJ
Notes
1995
South America, Argentina, Pissis
Pissis. After an approach from Copiapó, Chile, I crossed the border via the Valle Ancho Norte Pass (4672 meters, 15,328 feet; 27°24'32"...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina, Cerro Olivares, 1993-4
Cerro Olivares, 1993-4. On December 26, 1993, Humberto Campodónico ascended the Quebrada Aspera and the ridge of Cerro Negro Aspero to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina, Cerro Domingo Faustino Sarmiento (Ansilta 7)
Cerro Domingo Faustino Sarmiento (Ansilta 7). Though this peak was first climbed in 1958 by the northwest ridge, it has rarely been ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina, Cordilleras de Agua Negra and Olivares, San Juan
Cordilleras de Agua Negra and Olivares, San Juan. In January Pablo and César Carlacchiani and I continued exploring this ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina, Cerro de la Coipita (or de la Lagunita), Cordillera de Colanüil
Cerro de la Coipita (or de la Lagunita), Cordillera de Colangüil. This range lies in northern San Juan province, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina, Mercedario, First Winter Ascent
Mercedario, First Winter Ascent. Many parties had attempted the winter ascent of Mercedario (6770 meters, 22,212 feet), fourth highest in the Americas, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Avalanche Tragedy, below El Tronador, above Bariloche
Aconcagua, Vía de los Guías de Mendoza. During nine days in early February, the Second Ecological Expedition to ...
AAJ
Accident Reports
1995
The Mountaineers
Argentine-Chilean Patagonia Avalanche Tragedy, below El Tronador, above Bariloche. On April 25, a group of ten young Argentine climbers were camped ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Matus or Titlis, 1993
Cerro Matus or Titlis, 1993, Northern Patagonia. In February, 1993, Argentines Patricio Figueredo, Sebastián González Chiozza, Osvaldo Méndez and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Shipton Corridor Expedition, 1993-4
Shipton Corridor Expedition, 1993-4. Andrzej Makaram and I hoped to reach the Patagonian Icecap from the Soler Glacier. On December 21, 1993, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Southern Patagonian Icecap Traverse
Southern Patagonian Icecap Traverse. John Schutt, Mark Houston, Kathy Cosley and I made a crossing of the Southern Patagonian Icecap ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Astillado, 1993
Cerro Astillado, 1993. In February, 1993, Brazilian Macoto and Argentine Jorge Tarditti made the second ascent of Astillado (2005 meters, 6578 feet). The first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, San Valentín and Traverse of the Northern Patagonian Icecap, 1995
San Valentín and traverse of the Northern Patagonian Icecap, 1995. From January 4 to 29, Chileans Claudio Seebach and Sven Bruchfeld traversed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, El Mocho, Torre de la Media Luna, Saint Exuéry, Aguja Rafael, Poincenot, 1993-94
El Mocho, Torre de la Media Luna, Saint Exupéry, Aguja Rafael, Poincenot, 1993-94. From December 28 to 31, 1993, Adriano Cavallaro and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre Attempt from the South
Cerro Torre Attempt from the South. Englishman Andy Parkin and Frenchman François Marsigny hoped to climb Cerro Torre by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, South Face
Cerro Torre, South Face. Marko Lukic, Miha Prapotnik and I climbed an extremely difficult new route on the south face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Cerro Torre, Cleaning of Fixed Rope
Cerro Torre, Cleaning of Fixed Rope. Discovering that over 1000 meters of fixed rope had been left during the filming of ...
AAJ
Notes
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Climbing Season in the Fitz Roy-Cerro Torre Area, 1994-95
Climbing Season in the Fitz Roy-Cerro Tone Area, 1994-95. [The time between the Patagonian season and our going to press ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, West Face Attempt, "Crystals in the Wind"
Cerro Torre, West Face Attempt, “Crystals in the Wind. ” On October 23, 1994, despite doubtful weather, Elio Orlandi, Odoardo Ravizza and I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, West-East Traverse
Cerro Torre, West-East Traverse. Frenchmen David Autheman, Fred Valet and Patrick Pessi became the first climbers to complete the traverse ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja Guillaumet, West Face and Northeast Buttress, 1993
Aguja Guillaumet, West Face and Northeast Buttress, 1993. My father Erich Gatt and I arrived in Patagonia in mid February, 1993 and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995