American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Ragged Range, Mount Nirvana, East Face
While sitting atop the summits of the Cirque of the Unclimbables in 1960, the late Bill Buckingham noted a particularly fine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Proboscis, Grendel
Mount Proboscis, Grendel. From mid-July to August, Chris Righter, Greg Epperson, Chris Kalous and I established Grendel (VI 5.10 A4) on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Northwest Territories, Traverse of Axel Heiberg Island
Traverse of Axel Heiberg Island, Northwest Territories. In July, 1995, the traverse of Axel Heiberg Island was accomplished between Mokka Fjord ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Bugaboo Group, Eastpost Spire, South Face
Eastpost Spire, South Face. Urban Golob and Slavko Rozic (Slovenia) climbed a new route, Mountain Fairy Tale (300 meters, 5.9 A3) on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Bugaboo Group, Crescent Tower
Crescent Tower. On the Crescent Tower, Urban Golob and Slavko Rozic climbed a new route, West Side Story (270 meters, III 5.10...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Bugaboo Group, North Howser Spire, West Face, First Free Ascent
North Howser Tower, West Face, First Free Ascent. On the evening of August 14, Kennan Harvey and I hiked to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Bugaboo Group, Snowpatch Spire, Power of Lard
Snowpatch Spire, Power of Lard. We arrived at the Bugaboo parking lot late in the afternoon of August 23 and had ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Various Ice Ascents
Canada, Various Ice Ascents. In Bridge River, B.C., Kevin Normoyle and Quang-Taun Luong put up The Theft (V WI6...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Mount Geikie, North Face
Mount Geikie, North Face. A new route was established on the 4,000-foot north face of Mt. Geikie in the Canadian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Winter Ice Activity
Canadian Rockies, Winter Ice Activity. The 1996-1997 winter in the Canadian Rockies turned out to be perhaps the most prodigious ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Polar Sun Spire, North Face, The Great and Secret Show
Polar Sun Spire, North Face. The Great and Secret Show (VII 5.11 A4 WI3) on Polar Sun Spire rises up the 4,400...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Mount Asgard, North Face
Mount Asgard, North Face. Spaniards Txus Lizanaga, Raoul Melero, Miguel Berazaluce and Natxo Baniciso climbed a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Mount Asgard, Northeast Face and Mount Frigga, West Pillar
Mount Asgard, Northeast Face and Mount Frigga, West Pillar. John Rzeczycki and I spent 50-plus days in the Asgard region ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Mount Asgard, Bavarian Direct
Mount Asgard, Bavarian Direct. A group of five climbers (Christian Schlesener, Mani Reichelt, Toni Grad, Luck Guscelli and Markus Bruckbauer) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Auyuittuq National Park, Gauntlet Peak
Auyuittuq National Park, Gauntlet Peak. It was reported that the Italian team of Mario Manica, Danny Zampiccoli and Giorgio Nicolodi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Ellesmere Island, Ski Tour and Various Ascents
Ellesmere Island, Ski Tour and Various Ascents. Flying from Resolute on the last day of June, Californians Les and Bev ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Canada, Ellesmere Island, "Our Peak," and Other Activity
Ellesmere Island, “Our Peak,” and Other Activity. Although mountaineering was not our sole reason for visiting Northern Ellesmere Island National ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Stjernebannertinde, Ascent, and Exploration of Kaffeklubben and Oodaap Islands
Stjernebannertinde, Ascent, and Exploration of Kaffeklubben and Oodaap Islands. In July of 1996 the American Top of the World Expedition set ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Watkins Mountains, Various Ascents
Watkins Mountains, Various Ascents. It was reported that a French expedition organized jointly by Pierre Grossman and Dane Hans Christian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Igdlorssuit Havn Tower, West Face, Ujarak
Igdlorssuit Havn Tower, West Face, Ujarak. Five climbers from Croatia (Boris Cujic, Darko Dular and Vladimir Pausic) and Slovenia (Miha ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Nalumasortoq, West Face, Mussel Power
Nalumasortoq, West Face, Mussel Power. In July, in Southern Greenland, Silvo Karo (Slovenia), Tony Penning (U.K.) and I made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Ulamertossuaq, Moby Dick, and Nalumasortoq, Umwelten
Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick, and Nalumasortoq, Umwelten. It was reported that British climbers Mike Turner, Louise Thomas, Nigel Shepherd and Ian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Ulamertossuaq, Südtiroler Profit
Ulamertorssuaq, Südtiroler Profil. It was reported the Tyroleans Christoph Hainz and Claus Obrist put up a 27-pitch line on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Nalumasortoq, Cheese Finger at Three O'Clock
Nalumasortoq, Cheese Finger at Three O’Clock. It was reported that Swiss Christian Dalphin led an international team that climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Staunings Alps, Various Ascents
Staunings Alps, Various Ascents. Our lightweight expedition lasted from April 26 to May 18 and consisted of two groups. The ski group ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Staunings Alps, Various Ascents
Staunings Alps, Various Ascents. Expedition members Colwyn Jones (leader), John Bickerdike, Ian Angell, Brian Shackleton, Gordon and Susan MacKenzie, Jonathon ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Various Ascents
Schweizerland, Various Ascents. In August and September, 1995, I was a member of the Dresdner Grönlandexpedition to the Angmassalik area (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Various Ascents
Schweizerland, Various Ascents. It was reported that Britans Ian Brewer, Rupert Finn, Steve Fisher, Lucy and Richard Pash, and Cynnedd ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Greenland Ice Cap, East to West Solo Crossing
Greenland Icecap, East to West Solo Crossing. Miroslav Jakes crossed the Greenland icecap solo from Johan Petersen Fjord on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Greenland Icecap, South to North Unassisted Crossing
Greenland Icecap, South to North Unassisted Crossing. It was reported that on June 13, Norwegians Rune Gjeldnes and Torry Larsen, who ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Narsap Sarqa Fjord, Various Ascents
Narsap Sarqa Fjord, Various Ascents. It was reported that Britans Chris Bedford, Simon Inger, Henry Lickorish and Alastair Mitchell operated ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
North America, Greenland, Kromprins Frederik Bjerge, Various Ascents
Kronprins Frederik Bjerge, Various Ascents. The Tangent British East Greenland Expedition 1996 visited the Kronprins Frederik Bjerge, using a base camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Ecuador, Iliniza Sur, La Araña
lliniza Sur, La Araña. On September 4, Joe Deck and Larry Goolsby of Bellingham, Washington, ascended lliniza Sur (5266 m) via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Ecuador, Altar, Complete Traverse
Altar, Complete Traverse. One of the main enterprises yet to be accomplished in this country was the complete traverse (“la ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Ecuador, Chimborazo, New Route
Chimborazo, New Route. On August 12, 1995, Fabián Marino and Raul Paz, from Ambato, opened a new route on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Venezuela, Angel Falls, Estrella Fugaz
Angel Falls, Estrella Fugaz*. A team of three climbers from Salt Lake City (Will Hair, Jose Pereyra and Scott Lazar) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Colombia, Sierra Nevada de Cocuy, Various Ascents
Sierra Nevada de Cocuy, Various Ascents. Our Venezuelan group was composed of Yuraima Bekker, Eduardo Márquez, Ramón and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Various Ascents
Cordillera Blanca, Various Ascents. Peru 1996, once a dream, was now a reality. We were in for two months of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Pirámide Garcilaso, Southwest Face, New Route
Pirámide Garcilaso, Southwest Face, New Route. On August 26, Brett Wolf of Gardiner, NY, and Andy Clarke of Glasgow, Scotland, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Cerro Pyramid, Southwest Face
Cerro Pyramid, Southwest Face. It was reported that Slovenian Dusan Debelek and Spanish climber Aritza Monastero climbed an 800-meter route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Pukuraju, South Face
Pukuraju, South Face. It was reported that the French team of Jean Noel Roux, Jean Emanuel Sicart and Christophe Vigne ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chopicaliqui, West Face, Yerupaja Sur, West Face, Yerupaja Grande, Ascent and Tragedy
Chopicaliqui, West Face; Yerupaja Sur, West Face; Yerupaja Grande, Ascent and Tragedy. It was reported that Germans Mario Witte and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chacraraju, West Face, Alpos-Facig Slovenija
Chacraraju, West Face, Alpos-Facig Slovenija. In June, a team of climbers from Slovenia pioneered a route up the west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chacraraju, West Peak
Chacraraju, West Peak. It was reported that Spaniards Simon Elias and Luis Angel Rojo repeated the Bouchard Route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ranrapalca, North Face, Attempt
Ranrapalca, North Face, Attempt. Andrej Markovic and Matej Zorko climbed a line (1000 meters, ED- V 85°) on Ranrapalca (6128 m), in 16 hours ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ocshapalca, South Face, Attempt
Ocshapalca, South Face, Attempt. Silvo Babic, Spela Hleb, Marjan Zver and Matej Zorko attempted a new snow/ice route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ocshapalca, South Face
Ocshapalca, South Face. It was reported that the French team of Jean Noel Roux, Jean Emanuel Sicart and Christophe Vigne ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Ocshapalpa, South Face, Intsumisioa
Nevado Ocshapalca, South Face, Intsumisioa. It was reported that Spaniards Balta Fonsecca and Rafa Santesteban climbed a new route, Intsumisioa (500 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Churup, South Face
Churup, South Face. Andrej Markovic and Matej Meglic climbed the south face of Churup* (5493 m) on July 7. A few days ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Norte, Southeast Face, Attempt
Huandoy Norte, Southeast Face, Attempt. Matej Meglic and Primoz Soklic climbed a new route on the southeast face of Huandoy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997