American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ampato, Discovery of Mummies
Ampato, Discovery of Mummies. Three mummies were found on Ampato (6288 m or 6310 m), making this the second highest tomb in ...
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Notes
1997
South America, Peru, Central Ranges, Various Ascents
Central Peru, Various Ascents. My first campaign centered around the Rajuntay group of the Cordillera de la Viuda, inland from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Peru, Central Ranges, Cordillera Vilcanota, Colque Cruz Range, Various Ascents and Reserach
Cordillera Vilcanota, Colque Cruz Range, Various Ascents, and Research on the affect of altitude and acclimatization on basic neurophysical and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Various Ascents
Cordillera Real, Various Ascents. It was reported that in September, 1995, the French team of Michèle Vegezzi, J.P. Boulangié ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Various Ascents
Cordillera Real, Various Ascents. A small and somewhat exploration-oriented Anglo-Irish expedition organized by OTT Expeditions (U.K.) visited the Nigruni/...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Various Ascents
Cordillera Real, Various Ascents. In May and June, on an expedition to Bolivia, several country first ascents were achieved. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Various Ascents
Cordillera Real, Various Ascents. On May 10, Mike and Steve Marolt and Jim Gile climbed Pequeño Alpamayo (18,500’) in the Condoriri ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Various Ascents
Cordillera Real, Various Ascents. Bolivia, and especially the Cordillera Real, is being visited by many Argentines. In early July, 1995, a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Bolivia, Nevado Beato, Josemaria, First Ascent
Nevado Beato Josemaria, First Ascent. This unclimbed mountain was “discovered” by the Club Huayna Potosi of La Paz, Bolivia. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Bolivia, Ancohuma, Various Ascents
Ancohuma, Various Ascents. The Joint Services Expedition to the Andes (JSE Andes ‘95) took place in Bolivia from April 25 to June 14, 1995. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Northern Andes, Cerro Pajonales
Cerro Pajonales. Our aim was to ascend Cerro Pajonales (5958 m), highest in the Pajonales chain north-northeast of the railroad station ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Northern Andes, Cerro Zorrita, Sierra Almeida
Cerro Zorrita, Sierra Almeida. On March 2, Edward T. Hobaugh and I departed Antofagasta with Chilean Gaston Oyarzun providing logistics and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Agua Negra Region, Central Andes
Agua Negra Region, Central Andes. In January, Horacio Sánchez went to this important zone with many virgin peaks. He ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Famatina Ridge, La Rioja
Famatina Ridge, La Rioja. This range is the highest of the Sierras Pampeanas, a Precambrian ridge. The major summit is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Cerro Bonete Chico, New Route, Central Andes
Cerro Bonete Chico, New Route, Central Andes. This mountain, with a revised height of 6759 meters, has been misidentified many times. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Central Andes, Cerro Polleras, New Route
Cerro Polleras, New Route, Central Andes. This Himalayan-like mountain, on the Mendoza border with Chile, has not yet had a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, North Argentine Andes, Volcan El Peinado, and Other Ascents
Volcan El Peinado, and Other Ascents. Our group consisted of Maria Constanza Ceruti, Gustaro Gomez, Hernan Ponce, Nestor Perez and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, North Argentine Andes, Chuscha Massif Traverse
Chuscha Massif, Traverse. This massif has many summits; the highest is Chuscha (5512 m). Chuscha means “breast “in Quechua. A group ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Cerro Babaoso, Veladero Massif, Central Andes
Cerro Baboso, Veladero Massif, Central Andes. I saw this beautiful mountain in an expedition to nearby Volcan Veladero. The name ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Cero de la Messa, Cordillera de la Ramada, Central Andes
Cerro de la Mesa, Cordillera de La Ramada, Central Andes. This mountain, a huge ice and rock table very near ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Pico Polaco, Attempt, and South Face of Mercedario
Pico Polaco, Attempt, and South Face of Mercedario. The Club Andino Mercedario of San Juan is one of the oldest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Cordillera de los Andes, Cerro Cuerno, Southwest Face, First Romanian Ascent
Cerro Cuerno, Southwest Face, First Romanian Ascent. On February 19 and 20, C. Lacatusu and O. Batar made the first Romanian ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Cordillera de los Andes, Aconcagua, Ascent and Attempt
Aconcagua, Ascent and Attempt. Todd Hoffman, Tom Douglas, and I summited Aconcagua via the normal route at 2 p.m. on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Cordillera de los Andes, Four-legged Climber on Aconcagua
Four-legged Climber on Aconcagua. A bizarre ascent was performed by a dog of unknown pedigree in Aconcagua. This “climber” joined ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Cordillera de los Andes, Ascents in the Tres Gemelos Massif, Mendoza
Ascents in the Tres Gemelos Massif, Mendoza. This massif, as well as many others, was visited by Fitz Gerald and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Various Ascents
Argentine Patagonia, Various Ascents. Argentine Rolando Garibotti and American Doug Byerly enjoyed a productive 1996-’97 Patagonian season, climbing the 1974 British ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, East Face, Attempt
Cerro Torre, East Face, Attempt. A large Polish team (Artur Paszczak, Janusz Golab, Jacek Fluder, Stanislaw Piecuch and Zbignew Kroskiewicz) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Lost Times, Attempt
Cerro Torre, Lost Times, Attempt. It was reported that a Spanish team that included Pepe Chevarri ascended the 1994 Marsigny-Parkin line, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Compressor Route, and Clarification
Cerro Torre, Compressor Route, and Clarification. On January 29 and 30, 1996, Charlie Fowler and I climbed the Compressor Route on Cerro Torre, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, West Face, Complete Ascent
Cerro Torre, West Face, Complete Ascent. Only one ascent was accomplished in the ‘96-’97 season; it was in fact the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Attempt
Cerro Torre, Attempt. Slovenian Grega Lance and Spaniard Carlos Suarez attempted a new route on the east face of Cerro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Standhardt, Tomahawk and Exocet, Ascents
Cerro Stanhardt, Tomahawk and Exocet, Ascents. The Bridwell-Smith route Exocet on the southeast face of Cerro Stanhardt remains the most ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Standhardt, East Face, Attempt
Cerro Stanhardt, East Face, Attempt. Spaniards Simon Elias and Josu Merino attempted to link up Tomahawk and Exocet on December 17, 1996, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Piergiorgio, Pepe Rayo
Cerro Piergiorgio, Pepe Rayo. Cerro Piergiorgio is a huge granite monolith at the northern end of the Torre Valle that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Piergiorgio, Esperando la Cumbre
Cerro Piergiorgio, Esperando la Cumbre. Italians GianLuca Maspes and Maurizio Giordani returned to Piergiorgio in 1996 with the intention of finishing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy, Various Ascents
Fitz Roy, Various Ascents. Only two teams made it up Fitz Roy in the 1995-1996 season, despite attempts by at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Fitz Roy, Various Ascents
Cerro Fitz Roy, Various Ascents. Italians Michele Guerrini and Diego Stefani climbed the Goretta Pillar via the Cassarotto route with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Mermoz, Northwest Face, Attempt
Aguja Mermoz, Northwest Face, Attempt. During the 1996-’97 season, Italians Maurizio Giordani and Aldo Levitti climbed a new line on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Mermoz, Attempt, and Fitz Roy, Ascent
Mermoz, Attempt, and Fitz Roy, Ascent. In December, 1993, Kennan Harvey and I climbed about 1,500 feet up the east face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, El Mocho, Little Big Wall
El Mocho, Little Big Wall. We left our equipment at the foot of Media Luna, in front of El Mocho, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997