American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
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
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Guillaumet
Guillaumet. Shawn Tierney and I climbed the Fonrouge route on the northwest buttress of Guillaumet on January 1 and 2, 1994. We rate ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja Guillaumet, All-Woman Ascent
Aguja Guillaumet, All-Woman Ascent. In 1994, Argentines Marcela Antonucci and Patricia Malatesta made the first all-woman ascent of the Argentine route ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Poincenot, East Buttress, "Whisky-Time"
Poincenot, East Buttress, “Whisky-Time.’’ Working from a biovouac on the Paso Superior, with many interruptions because of the weather, we ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja Saint Exupéry, South Face, "Le Petit Prince"
Aguja Saint Exupéry, South Face, “Le Petit Prince.” Gaël Bouquet- Deschaux, Emmanuel Pellissier, Benoît Robert, Jérô...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja de la S, Two Solo Routes, and Saint Exupéry Solo, 1994-95
Aguja de la S, Two Solo Routes, and Saint Exupéry Solo, 1994-95. I climbed solo two new routes on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Grande, East Ridge
Cerro Grande, East Ridge. On February 12, 1994, Spaniards Iñaki Ruiz and Pedro Udaondo climbed the east ridge of Cerro Grande. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Cristal, Cacique and Mascarello, Upsala Glacier
Cristal, Cacique and Mascarello, Upsala Glacier. In early 1995, Rolando Garibotti, Ramón Calvo and Diego Luro had hoped to cross ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Exploration West of Paine Group, 1993
Exploration West of Paine Group, 1993. On February 5, 1985, I made the first ascent of Cerro Zapata (1530 meters, 5020 feet), west of Lago ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Climbing Season in the Paine Group, 1994-95
Climbing Season in the Paine Group, 1994-95. [Because the American Alpine Journal goes to press before the complete record for ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Escudo, East Face, Paine Group
Escudo, East Face, Paine Group. In early December, 1994, Brad Jarrett, Christian Santelices and I arrived at the Japanese Camp, high ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Escudo East Face Attempt, Paine Group
Escudo East Face Attempt, Paine Group. A German Alpine Club (DAV) expedition of eight men and two women led by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Exploring Tierra del Fuego
On December 2, the yacht Pelagic sailed out of Punta Arenas due south down the Straits of Magellan toward the western ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Antarctica, Mount Vaughan, Climbed at 89 Years, Queen Maud Mountains
Mount Vaughan, Climbed at 89 Years, Queen Maud Mountains. On December 16, 1994, our summit party including my wife Carolyn Muegge- Vaughan, Gordon ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Antarctica, More Information on the Ascent of Mount Vaughan
More Information on the Ascent of Mount Vaughan. In addition to the people named above, the party was also composed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Antarctica, Jøkulkyrkia, Queen Maud Land
Jøkulkyrkia, Queen Maud Land. Under the leadership of Norwegian Ivar Tollefsen, Norwegians made a number of notable ascents. On ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Antarctica, Mount Epperly
Mount Epperly. As we go to press, we have received a report that Mount Epperly has been climbed by Swiss ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Antarctica, Traverse to the South Pole
Traverse to the South Pole. Argentine Sebastián de la Cruz has just returned from his traverse to the South ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Antarctica, Peaks on Duchaylard and Anvers Islands
Peaks on Duchaylard and Anvers Islands. Our team sailed on January 10, 1994 on the 55-foot sailing vessel Pelagic, owned and captained ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Antarctica, Monte Parry
Monte Parry. Chileans Aldo Boitano, Guillermo Mascaró, Maurico Rojas, Renzo Uccelli and José Vélez were taken by the navy ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Europe, Norway, Arch Wall, Trollveggen, Winter Ascent
Arch Wall, Trollveggen, Winter Ascent. Janusz Golab, Stanislaw Piecuch and I made the first winter ascent of the Arch Wall ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995