American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Results

529 Records

Title Publication Year
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, Various Ascents
Quimsa Cruz, Various Ascents. The 1998 Scottish Bolivian Expedition (Tony Barton, leader; Ken Marsden, Tom Wiggins, Tony Hill, Russel Weedon, Dougie ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, Northern Quimsa Cruz, Various Ascents
Northern Quimsa Cruz, Various Ascents. Frank Van Herreweghe (Andorra) and Marc Gavalda put up two rock routes on minor peaks ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, Various Ascents
Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, Various Ascents. It was reported that Spaniards Óscar Acín, Javier Pina and Miguel-Angelo Zaragoza made a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Occidental, Overview
Cordillera Occidental, Overview. Snow conditions were extremely poor in the Cordillera Occidental. Bolivia’s highest mountain, the extinct volcano Sajama (6549...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Sud Lípez, Overview
Cordillera Sud Lipez, Overview. The Cordillera Sud Lípez lies to the east of the southern part of the Cordillera ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Chile, Various Activity
Chile, Various Activity. In the last two southern summers (December through March), I accompanied local mountaineers in repeat climbs in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Chile, Cochamo, Various Ascents
Cochamo, Various Ascents. It was reported that British and American climbers have begun developing an area of granite big walls ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Chile, Towers of Brujo, Clandestino
Towers of Brujo, Clandestino. From February 5-19, Toni Arbonés, Nicolas Meyer and I established Clandestino (ABO 7c+ A0, 400m), ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Argentina, Cordillera de la Totora, Ascents in the Cordillera de la Totora
Ascents in the Cordillera de la Totora. This big but little-known range in San Juan has many unclimbed peaks. There ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Argentina, Cordillera de la Totora, Cerro Campanario, Attempt
Cerro Campanario, Attempt. In January, Diego Iglesias, Diego Socolinsky and Gabriel Brenta attempted Cerro Campanario (ca. 5400m), a rock spire ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Aconcagua, General Overview
Aconcagua, General Overview. The tallest peak in the Western Hemisphere had a tough season. The normal routes up the 22,832-foot ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Walther Penck, Ojos del Salado Region
Walther Penck, Ojos del Salado Region. Walther Penck, near Ojos del Salado, is one of the world’s highest volcanoes. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Ojos del Salado Area, Various Ascents and Observations
Ojos del Salado Area, Various Ascents and Observations. From February to March, I was in northern Chile and Argentina in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Monte Sarmiento, Attempt
Monte Sarmiento, Attempt. Nelson Bareta and Nativo Fransen of Brazil, and Eduardo Lopez, Mariano Sebesta, and Walter Rossini of Argentina ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Chilean Patagonia, Overview
Chilean Patagonia, Overview. The weather in Chilean Patagonia was terrible from November to February. March was very good from the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Chilean Patagonia, Escudo, Southwest Face, First Winter Ascent
Escudo, Southwest Face, First Winter Ascent. On August 7-8, Italians Marco Balla Longa, Marco Birolin, and Mario Cumis climbed the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Chilean Patagonia, Aleta del Tiburon, East Face
Aleta del Tiburon, East Face. From January 15 to 25, in the Valle del Frances, Esteban Chacon (Chile) and Hubert van Ham (...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Chilean Patagonia, Escudo, North Face, Bukowski Route
Escudo, North Face, Bukowski Route. Our original goal was the striking north pillar of Escudo. In 30 days, Jack Lewis and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Chilean Patagonia, Cuerno Principal, South Face, Attempt
Cuerno Principal, South Face, Attempt. From January 24 to February 2,1999, Corrado Pipolo and Mauro Florit (Italy) climbed four new pitches (510d ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Mascara, The Magic Carpet Ride
Cerro Mascara, The Magic Carpet Ride. During the months of January and February, 1999, Conny Amelunxen and I completed the first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Chilean Patagonia, Valle Bader, Note on Naming
Valle Bader, Note on Naming. There has been some confusion in the past few years regarding the naming of two ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Chilean Patagonia, Central Tower of Paine, East Face, Golazo
Central Tower of Paine, East Face, Golazo. In February, Steve Schneider and Christian Santileces began a new line on the 4,000...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Attempt
Cerro Torre, Attempt. During the good-weather period in early January, Toni Ponholzer and a man named Franz (Austria) climbed to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Attempt
Cerro Torre, Attempt. On my latest experience in Patagonia, Maurizio Giarolli and I made an attempt on a new route ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, The Northwest Arête of the West Pillar of Punta Herron, La Giaconda
The Northwest Arête of the West Pillar of Punta Herron, La Gioconda. The weather was always bad, even when ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Stanhardt, Leonardo Da Vinci
Cerro Stanhardt, Leonardo Da Vinci. On the west face of Cerro Stanhardt, Frenchmen David Autheman and Antoine Noury attempted a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Fitz Roy, Royal Flush
Cerro Fitz Roy, Royal Flush. In February, 1999, Peter Janschek and I did the third ascent of Royal Flush on Fitz ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Fitz Roy, Attempt
Cerro Fitz Roy, Attempt. Americans John Catto and Pete Gallagher attempted to climb a new route between the Cassarotto and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Fitz Roy, West Face, Ensueño
Cerro Fitz Roy, West Face, Ensueño. Silvo Karo (Slovenia) and I arrived in Chaltén in the very last ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Mermoz, Vela y Viento
Aguja Mermoz, Vela y Viento. Kurt Albert and Bernd Arnold (G) climbed a new route on the east buttress of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja St. Exupery, West Face, Attempt
Aguja St. Exupery, West Face, Attempt. Greg Crouch and J. Jay Brooks (U.S.) attempted to climb a new route ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Various Activity
Argentine Patagonia, Various Activity. As we had the preceding season, we arrived at Chaltén at the beginning of October ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Various Activity
Argentine Patagonia, Various Activity. We stayed in Patagonia from December 2, 1998, to February 16, 1999. In this time we climbed the following peaks: ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Various Activity
Argentine Patagonia, Various Activity. Charlie Fowler (U.S.) was in the area from late November until mid-February. With various partners, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Attempts and Ascents
Argentine Patagonia, Attempts and Ascents. My objective was to attempt the unclimbed west face of Torre Egger with two French ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, South Patagonia Ice Cap, Traverse Attempt
South Patagonia Ice Cap, Traverse Attempt. From December 5, 1998-January 5, 1999, Karl Feaux, Rob Weber, Bart Matthews and Kyle Bohnenstiehl (leader), attempted ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Argentine Patagonia, Southern Ice Cap, Integral Crossing
Southern Ice Cap, Integral Crossing. From November 1, 1998, to January 30, 1999, four Chileans (Pablo Besser, Rodrigo Fica, Mauricio Rojas, Jose Montt) made ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Antarctica, Overview of Mountaineering Objectives
Antarctica, Overview of Mountaineering Objectives. In an article that appears earlier in this journal, Antarctic climbing chronologist Damien Gildea offers ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Various Attempts
Antarctic Peninsula, Various Activity. In January, 1999, an Australian expedition aboard the yacht Tiama accomplished some of the most notable climbing ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Renard Tower, Hart am Wind
Renard Tower, Hart am Wind. It was reported that Stefan Glowacz, Hoger Heuber, Kurt Albert, Jürgen Knappe, Hans Martin ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999