American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, El Mocho, Various Ascents
El Mocho, Various Ascents. The Goulotte Grassi was repeated by two French teams (B. Sourzac-L. Monnoyeur. and Pierre Mahenc-J.P. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, El Mocho, North Face
El Mocho, North Face. A new route was climbed on this wall during the good spell of weather at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Guillaumet, Various Ascents
Aguja Guillaumet, Various Ascents. Aguja Guillaumet saw several ascents during the 1995- 1996 season. Perhaps most noteworthy was Richard Aschert and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Guillaumet, North Face
Aguja Guillaumet, North Face. On December 8, 1996, Luca Maspes (Italy) soloed the complete northwest pillar (400 meters, 6 A1).
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Ascent of Guillaumet, Normal Route
Ascent of Guillaumet, Normal Route. On February 27, 1997, Tom Douglas, Gabe Schlumberger and I climbed the normal route on Guillamet (in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Agjua Poincenot, Various Ascents
Aguja Poincenot, Various Ascents. Several ascents were made of Poincenot in the 1995-1996 season, all by the classic 1962 Whillans-Cochrane Route. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Poincenot, Whillans Route
Aguja Poincenot, Whillans Route. On March 1, 1997, Tom Douglas, Todd Hoffman, Gabe Schlumberger and I climbed the Whillans route on Poincenot. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Inominata, West Ridge, Attempt, and Aguja Poincenot, New Route
I was in Patagonia from November 14 to December 12, 1996. After 17 days of the worst Patagonian weather I have yet seen, we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Agjua de la S
Aguja de la S. A Japanese solo climber made several unsuccessful attempts at climbing a new route on Aguja de ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja de la S
Aguja de la S. On January 15, 1996, I soloed a route on la S from the west. From the standard high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja de la S
Aguja de la S, Ascent. Brad Schilling and Michael Clifford climbed the lower south summit, approaching it from the west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja de la S, East Face
Aguja de la S, East Face. On February 6, I climbed the east face of Aguja de la S (2350 meters, 13 pitches, 60° 5.10...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja St. Exupery
Aguja Saint Exupery. On December 27, 1996, a two-man Russian team climbed a new variation on the right side of the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Pollone, East Face, New Route
Cerro Pollone, East Face, New Route. Italians Lorenzo Nadali and Luiggi Trippa climbed a 550-meter new line on October 19. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy, Various Ascents
Fitz Roy Area, Various Ascents. In mid-January, Steph Davis and I climbed Rubio y Azul on Torre de la Media ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja de la Media Luna
Aguja de la Media Luna. Robyn Bunch and I ascended the standard East Face route on this rock spire below ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Crossing of the Hielo Patagonico Sur, and Various Ascents
Crossing of the Hielo Patagonico Sur, and Various Ascents. I was invited to go with the Arved Fuchs expedition to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Bifida, West Face
Aguja Bifida, West Face, Various Ascents. It was reported that Italians P. Cavagneto, R. Giovanetto, M. Motto, G. Predan, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Chilean Patagonia, Torres del Paine, Various Ascents
Torres del Paine, Various Ascents. In early March I traveled to Paine, took advantage of a good spell of weather ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Chilean Patagonia, Torre del Norte, Giorgio Giannaccini
Torre del Norte, Giorgio Giannaccini. We left Italy on January 8 and arrived in Campamento Torres on January 14. On January 21, after ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997