American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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497 Records

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North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Walker Citadel, Southeast Face
Walker Citadel Southeast Face. Paul Gagner and Rick Lovelace climbed a new route, Superunknown (VI 5.10 A3) on the southeast face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Canada, Northwest Territories, Mount Proboscis, Crazy Horse
Mount Proboscis, Crazy Horse. On July 30, pilot Warren LaFave flew Simon Elias (Spain), Chad McMullen and me onto Glacier Lake ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Canada, Northwest Territories, Mount Harrison Smith, North Pillar
Mount Harrison Smith, North Pillar. It was reported that Germans Kurt Albert, Stefan Glowacz, Gerd Heidorn and Leo Reitzner free ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Bugaboos, North Howser Spire, The Shooting Gallery
North Howser Spire, The Shooting Gallery. In September, Christian George and I did a new route on the 3000-foot west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Pigeon Feathers, Lost Feather Route
It was reported that Gene Kisler and Todd Offenbacher climbed a new route on the previously unexplored Pigeon Feathers. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Canadian Rockies, Mount Robson, Ski Descent of the North Face
Mount Robson, Ski Descent of the North Face. It was reported that Troy Jungen and Peter Spricenieks skied the North ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Canada, Newfoundland, Jabo, Weightin' for That Train and Other New Routes
Jabo, Weightin' For That Train and Other New Routes. Expedition members Eric Baldwin, Jeff Butterfield, Craig Comstock, Chris Kane, Karen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Greenland, Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick
Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick. We were seven climbers (Ben Masterson, Didi Langen, H.M. Gotz, Walter Obergolser, Heli Gargitter, Stefan Glowacz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Greenland, Ulamertorssuaq, Left-Hand Tower
Ulamertorssuaq, Left-Hand Tower. High quality big-wall-type climbs can be found in the Tasermiut Fjord region of South Greenland. Many lines ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Greenland, Ulamertorssuaq, Quadrophania
Ulamertorssuaq, Quadrophania. Our team (Paolo Cavagnetto, Manlio Motto and Vecenzo Ravaschietto from Italy, and me, Michel Piola, from Switzerland) took ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Greenland, Mount Forel Attempt
Mount Forel Attempt. The Isortoq-Mount Forel Kuummiut '95 Expedition consisted of Jan Mila (Norway) Nels Niemi (Alaska) and Hans Christian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Greenland, Ascents in the Mount Forel Area
Ascents in the Mount Forel Area. Paul Walker and Tangent Expeditions made several climbs in the Mount Forel area. Walker ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Greenland, Apostle's Thumb, Northeast Face
Apostle’s Thumb, Northeast Face. Last summer a small but well-organized Austrian party climbed the Northeast Face of the Apostelens ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
North America, Greenland, Ascents of Cone and Dome Peaks and Gunnbjorns
Ascents of Cone and Dome Peaks and Gunnbjorns. The first Spanish Expedition to the Gunnbjorns Fjeld went to Greenland with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Ecuador, Chimborazo, West Face, New Route
Chimborazo, West Face, New Route. On February 7, I climbed (solo) a new route on Chimborazo's west face. The route lies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Peru, Pucaraju Colmillo Negro
Pucaraju Colmillo Negro. From the trekking pass of Alto de Pucaraju, this free-standing rock spire appears as a sharp black ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Peru, Nevado Churup, Southwest Side
Nevado Churup, Southwest Side. On July 23, 1994, after 20 hours of constant climbing, Spaniards Enrique Ortuno and Rolando Gine inaugurated a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Peru, Alpamayo Attempt, P 5600, Artesonraju Attempt, Millisharaju
Alpamayo Attempt, P 5600, Artesonraju Attempt, Millishraju. Supy Bullard and I made an early season trip to the Cordillera Blanca April 22 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Peru, Various Ascents in the Cordillera Blanca
Various Ascents in the Cordillera Blanca. Our group's objective was to visit two valleys: Quebrada Ishinca and Laguna Paron, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Peru, Huandoy Sur, Oro del Inca
Huandoy Sur, Oro del Inca. On August 9, Pavle Kozjek (Slovenia) climbed a new route on the northeast face of Huandoy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Peru, Huandoy Group, Attempted Traverse
Huandoy Group, Attempted Traverse. It was reported that Brad Johnson and Bruce Normand attempted a traverse of all four Huandoy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Peru, Rasac, Traverse of the Mountain
Rasac, Traverse of the Mountain. Paul Gonzales and I took the bus to Chiquin from Huaraz in Peru, then hiked ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Peru, Huascaran Sur, Possible New Route
Huascaran Sur, Possible New Route. Beginning from the village of Shilla on June 26, Dujan Debelak and Tomac Cerovnik climbed Huascaran ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Peru, Piramide, Facig Uno
Piramide, Facig Uno. Dujan Debelak (Slovenia) and Aritza Monasteno (Spain) climbed what they believed to be a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Peru, Ocshapalca, South Face
Ocshapalca, South Face. It was reported that Spanish climbers Belta Fonseca and Rafa Santesteban climbed a new route, Insumisioa, on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Peru, Chopicalqui
Chopicalqui. Matej Megli climbed a line on the west face of Chopicalqui (6345 meters), reaching the south ridge at an altitude ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Bolivia, Mururata Massif, Various Ascents
Mururata Massif, Various Ascents. For three days I tried approaches to the unclimbed peaks east of Mururata but found no ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Bolivia, Nevado Imantata, Cordillera de Quimsa Cruz
Nevado Imantata, Cordillera de Quimsa Cruz. On July 2 I climbed P 5380 (south side, rock and flat ice), which I named ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera de Cocpata, Various Ascents
Cordillera de Cocpata, Various Ascents. This is the only Bolivian Andean chain east of the divide. I hitchhiked to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Cerro San Enrique, P 5650, Cerro Bengala
Cerro San Enrique, P 5650, Cerro Bengala. In July, Thomas Miyagawa and I made basecamp at the Malla Chuma Mine at 4800 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Pacokeuta, South Face
Pacokeuta, South Face. It was reported that Marite Perez (Venezuela), Harold Shoemaker (Holland) and guide Juan Villarroel made the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Ascents and Traverses in the Jallaway Group
Ascents and Traverses in the Jallawaya Group. On October 10, the brothers Gregorio and Juan Mamani, both of the Club Andino ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Sajama and Illimani, Measurements and Ascents
Sajama and Illimani, Measurements and Ascents. During 1994, in conjunction with the Military Geographic Institute (IGM) of Bolivia, I conducted differential ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Cordillera de Apolobamba, Various Ascents
Cordillera de Apolobamba, Various Ascents. An 18-member party of young mountaineers from the Deutscher Alpenverein visited the Cordillera de Apolobamba, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Huanacuni, North Ridge, P 5550
Huanacuni, North Ridge, P 5550. Four British climbers who met up in a bar in La Paz climbed Huanacuni (5796 meters) by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Chile, Central Andes, First Ascents in the Central Andes, 1993-1996
First Ascents in the Central Andes, 1993-1996. In the last three southern summers I did the following: Cerro de los ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Chile, Central Andes, Pico Tas Cupís, First Ascent
Pico Tas Cupís, First Ascent. Pico Tas Cupís, an unclimbed rock tower (440 meters) situated in the central district ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Chile, Central Andes, Cerro Morado, Vasquez Route
Cerro Morado, Vasquez Route. Pablo Besser and Waldo Farias climbed the South Face of Cerro Morado (5050 meters). The route was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Chile, Central Andes, Nevado Tres Cruces, Various Ascents
Nevado Tres Cruces, Various Ascents. A joint expedition by Bob Villarreal (USA), Fritz Radun (Germany) and Greg Horne (Canada) spent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Chile, Central Andes, Monte Pissis and Cerro Bonete Chico
Monte Pissis and Cerro Bonete Chico. On March 23, Greg Home climbed Pissis via the northwest slopes, a possible new route. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Aconcagua Attempt and Ascent
Aconcagua Attempt and Ascent. On December 14, Brian Asbury and Glen Frank started up from the normal route's 14,000 foot-basecamp in an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Aconcagua, Expedition Inspiration
Aconcagua, Expedition Inspiration. An expedition of breast cancer survivors attempted to climb Aconcagua to raise awareness of the disease and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Aconcagua, Ascents and Tragedy
Aconcagua, Ascents and Tragedy. It was reported that Lucien Berardini, who led the first ascent of the 3000-meter South Face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Aconcagua, Polish Route Variant
Aconcagua, Polish Route Variant. A Spanish group from Aragon opened on January 18 a variant to the 1934 Polish Route. This new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Aconcagua Bites Back
Aconcagua Bites Back. The last two seasons on Cerro Aconcagua (22,800 feet) have been remarkably cold and windy, and authorities with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentina, Cordillera de Colanguil, Central Andes, Cerro Lavadero, First Ascent, and Subsidiary Summits
Cerro Lavadero, First Ascent, and Subsidiary Summits. On December 12, 1994, two groups (Italians Toni Mastellano, Franco Cremonese and two companions, Argentines ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentina, Cordillera de Colanguil, Central Andes, Cerro El Toro, New Route
Cerro El Toro, New Route. On February 22, the Swiss brothers Stephane and Raphael Joliat reached the summit (6160 meters) via the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentina, Cordillera de Colanguil, Central Andes, Revised Heights, Corrections and Ascents in the Pissis, Bonete and Ojos del Salado Area
Revised Heights, Corrections and Ascents in the Pissis, Bonete and Ojos del Salado Area. An unpublished map of the Institute ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Torres del Paine National Park, Rules and Regulations
Torres del Paine National Park, Rules and Regulations. Officially, a special foreigners-only climbing fee of $100 must be paid at the ...
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Notes
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Cuerno Norte, East Face, Fist Full of Dollars
Cuerno Norte, East Face, Fist Full of Dollars. British climbers Louise Thomas, Mike Turner, Martin Doyle and Ollie Sanders made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996