American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Stewart Valley, "Great Sail Peak," Northwest Face, Rum, Sodomy, and the Lash
“Great Sail Peak,” Northwest Face, Rum, Sodomy, and the Lash. On May 18, I flew to the arctic village of Clyde ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Stewart Valley, Baffin Island, A Glimpse into the Future
Baffin Island, A Glimpse into the Future. Prolific big waller Mark Synnott has made three trips to Baffin Island, including ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Canada, Ellesmere Island, Barbeau Peak and Various Ascents
Ellesmere Island, Barbeau Peak and Various Ascents. In June, an expedition to Ellesmere Island made a rare ascent of Barbeau ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Roosevelt Fjeld, Johannes V. Jensen Land, "Avanarsuasua," Exploration
“Avanarsuasua*,” Exploration. The 1998 Euro-American North Greenland Expedition returned for the third time in a series of expeditions (1995, Schmitt, Deuel; 1996, Schmitt, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Roosevelt Fjeld, Johannes V. Jensen Land, Akuliarusinguaq Peninsula and Sanderson's Hope, Tilman-Style
Akuliarusinguaq Peninsula and Sanderson’s Hope, Tilman-Style. Reverend Bob Shepton (Skipper and leader), Brian Newham (Mate), Danuska Rycerz, Steve Marshall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Petermanns Bjerg, Ascents
Petermanns Bjerg, Ascents. On June 11, Paul Walker landed a climbing party on an unnamed glacier beneath the unclimbed north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Shackletons Bjerg, Various Ascents
Shackletons Bjerg, Various Ascents. On July 1, Nigel Edwards brought in a group of seven climbers that included the Greenland expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Shackletons Bjerg Area, Goodenoughs Land, Various Ascents
Shackletons Bjerg Area, Goodenoughs Land, Various Ascents. Attracted by the existence of many virgin peaks in an area reputed to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Rignys Bjerg Mountains, Various Ascents
Rignys Bjerg Mountains, Various Ascents. Lying 130 kilometers east-northeast of the Watkins mountains, the Rignys Bjerg ranges have, until 1998, eluded all ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Western Staunnings Alps, Various Activity
Western Staunings Alps, Various Activity. Team members Colwyn Jones (Joint Expedition Coordinator), Stephen Reid (Joint Expedition Coordinator), John Bickerdike, Brian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Watkins Mountains, Various Ascents
Watkins Mountains, Various Ascents. A seven-member expedition left Iceland on May 24 and was landed in the Watkins Mountains by Twin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Schweizerland Mountains, Various Activity
Schweizerland Mountains, Various Activity. A seven-member team was flown to the Tasiilaq Mountain Hut (built in 1996 and run by Hans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, "The Fox Jaw," Molar Tooth, Lovin' All the Right Places
“The Fox Jaw,” Molar Tooth, Lovin’All the Right Places. In mid to late summer, Mike Libecki and I flew ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Lemon Mountains, Various Ascents
Lemon Mountains, Various Ascents. The Cumbria East Greenland Expedition members (Steve Brailey, Pete Dawson, Jeff Haslam, Chris Cookson, Ian Cousins, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Kangerlluqsuaq Fjord, Various Ascents
Kangerlluqsuaq Fjord, Various Ascents. On July 12, eight of us (Phil Bartlett, Dave Wilkinson, Helen Geddes, John Hudson, Graham Robinson, Ken ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick, First Free Ascent
Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick, First Free Ascent. One week after our departure from Copenhagen, Dusan Beranek, Ivan Doskocil and I from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Nalumasortoq, New Route
Nalumasortoq, New Route. It was reported that a Swiss party was believed to have climbed a direct route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, James Hopkins Trust and Honey Buttress, Ascents
James Hopkins Trust and Honey Buttress, Ascents. I first went out to Greenland in 1996 with Silvo Karo (Slovenia) and Jerry ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Nalumasortoq, Central Tower, Vertical Dream
Nalumasortoq, Central Tower, Vertical Dream. It was reported that Christian Dalphin, A. Castella, R. Lehner, A. Truffer and N. Zambetti ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Mexico, El Potrero Chico, Overview
El Potrero Chico, Overview. The First Annual Potrero Chico Clean-Up and Trail Day in E1 Potrero Chico, Mexico, took place ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Mexico, Cerro El Gavilan, Spanish Harlem
Cerro El Gavilan, Spanish Harlem. It was reported that Albino Pon and Rodman and Marcus Garcia put up the 11-pitch ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
North America, Mexico, El Gigante, Simuchi
El Gigante, Simuchi. In the Basaseachic Waterfall National Park, Chihuahua, Carlos García Ayala (Mexico) and Cecilia Buil (Spain) made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Venezuela, Roraïma Tepui, El Mundo Perdido
Roraïma Tepui, El Mundo Perdido. Tony Arbones (Spain) and I established the route El Mundo Perdido (VI 7b+ A2, 480...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Ecuador, Cotopaxi, Northeast Face, New Route
Cotopaxi, Northeast Face, New Route. From February 28 to March 1, Gaspard Naverette, Jurg U Umlaut and Gabriel Llano climbed a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Ecuador, Chimborazo, North Ridge of Veintimilla Summit
Chimborazo, North Ridge of Veintimilla Summit. On December 20-22, Byron Sykes and I, with support from Jens Larsen and Jorge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Pisco West, East Face, Canadian Non-Direct
Pisco West, East Face, Canadian Non-Direct. In May, Chris Geisler and I established the route Canadian Non-Direct (5.9 WI 4+ 90°, 400m) on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chopicalqui, North Face, Mirton Novice Extreme
Chopicalqui, North Face, Mirton Novice Extreme. On July 20, Pavle Kozjek (Slovenia) climbed Mirton Novice Extreme (TD/ED, 5+ 90°, ca. 800m) on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Artesonraju, Southest Face, and Tocllaraju, Northwest Face, Descents
Artesonraju, Southeast Face, and Tocllaraju, Northwest Ridge, Descents. In May and June, Ptor Spricenieks, John Griber, Jason Schutz, Kris Erickson ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Various Ascents, and Observations on Glaciation
Cordillera Blanca, Various Ascents, and Observations on Glaciation. From July 20 until August 20, Jimmy Surette and I climbed in the Cordillera ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, La Esfinge, East Face, Free Ascent
La Esfinge, East Face, Free Ascent. Ralph Ferrara and John Reyner freed the 1985 route on the east face of La ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Peru, Cordillera de Huarochiri, Nevado Pariacacca Norte, Traverse
Nevado Pariacacca Norte, Traverse. The twin Nevados Tuyujuto or Pariacacca (5756m and 5701m) belong to the Cordillera de Huarochiri (locally ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Peru, Cordillera Raura and Cordillera de la Viuda, First Ascents
Cordillera Raura and Cordillera de la Viuda, First Ascents. The Peruvian climber Alberto Murguía and I traveled by bus ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Bolivian Climbing, Overview
Bolivian Climbing, Overview. It was a dry year. The Bolivian government introduced drinking laws, which meant bars had to shut ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Pico Gotico, West Face, New Route
Pico Gotico, West Face, New Route. On August 26-27, Erik and Grigota Monasterio established the highest pure rock route done ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Tres Marias Group and Chachacomani, Various Ascents
Tres Marias group and Chachacomani, Various Ascents. Britons Phil Amos and Adam Thomas spent three weeks in this area of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Chearoco, Southeast Face
Chearoco, Southeast Face. Our expedition consisted of Mary Stigge, Jean Aschenbrenner, Wesley Berg and Jack Zuzack as members and Doug ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Cordillera Real and the Cordillera de la Quimsa Cruz, Various Ascents
Cordillera Real and the Cordillera de la Quimsa Cruz, Various Ascents. On June 1, the Salt Lake-based team of Ben Folsom, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Cordillera de Quimza Cruz, Los Cuernos del Diablo
Cordillera de Quimza Cruz, Los Cuernos del Diablo. On April 11, Pete Grosset (UK) and I climbed a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Overview
Cordillera Apolobamba, Overview. After an unprecedented amount of activity in the area in 1997, 1998 saw three commercial expeditions and perhaps only ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Chaupi Orco Norte to Chaupi Orco, Traverse
Chaupi Orco Norte to Chaupi Orco, Traverse. On May 26, British La Paz residents Yossi Brain and Pete Grosset, together with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Cuchillo, New Route
Cuchillo, New Route. In July, Jeff Newsom and Chris Gardei (U.S.) gained Cuchillo’s (5655m) west ridge via the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Sunchuli Valley Area, New Routes
Sunchuli Valley Area, New Routes. Italians Marcello Sanguineti (Club Alpino Italiano Chiavari) and Alessandro Bianchi (CAI-ULE Genova) returned to Bolivia ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Hichukhota Area, Various Ascents
Hichukhota Area, Various Ascents. A French expedition spent seven days in the Hichukhota area and made the following ascents: Wila ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Condoriri Group, Overview
Condoriri Group, Overview. The dry conditions meant that Cabeza de Condor (5648m) was devoid of snow and the few teams ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Ala Derecha, Possible New Route
Ala Derecha, Possible New Route. On August 7, Erik and Grigota Monasterio (Bolivia-New Zealand) climbed the ice face to the right ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Huayna Potosí, West Face
Huayna Potosí, West Face. The increasingly popular 1000-meter West Face of Huayna Potosí (6088m) had very few ascents this year ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Milluni Valley, Various Ascents
Milluni Valley, Various Ascents. Slovenian Branko Ivanek, a La Paz resident and guide, made a number of probable first ascents ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Illimani Group, Traverse
Illimani Group, Traverse. British La Paz residents Yossi Brain and Peter Grosset teamed up with visiting Italians Alessandro Bianchi (Club ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Illimani Peak Names
Illimani Peak Names. By far the best map of Illimani is Cordillera Real Süd Illimani, published by the Deutschen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, Note on Activity
Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, Note on Activity. Please note: the only way to know what has been climbed in the Quimsa ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999