American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Antarctica, Dronning Maud Land, Rondespiret and Other Ascents
Rondespiret and Other Ascents. In the 1997 AAJ, p. 268, an account may be found of the Norwegian expedition that successfully made ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Sentinel Range, Embree Glacier, First Exploration and Various Ascents
Embree Glacier, First Exploration and Various Ascents. Bob Elias, Kurt Cox and I flew from Punta Arenas to Patriot Hills ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Sentinel Range, Mt. Slaughter, First Ascent
Mt. Slaughter, First Ascent. It was reported that Guy Cotter and Terry Gardiner made the first ascent of Mt. Slaughter (...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Sentinel Range, Various Ascents
Antarctica, Various Ascents. The weather in interior Antarctic during the austral summer of 1998-’99 can best be described as chaotic. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Europe, Norway, Spitsberen, Various Activity
Spitsberen, Various Activity. Spitsberen is a group of islands north of Norway (78°N); Longyearbien is the capital. They were originally ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Europe, Norway, Troll Wall, Rock Wall
Troll Wall, Rock Fall. It was reported that the 1300-meter Troll Wall on the north face of Trollryggen (1742m) experienced ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Europe, Norway, Lofoten Islands, Vagakallen, Freya
Lofoten Islands, Vagakallen, Freya. It was reported that in July, the German couple Daniela and Robert Jasper established a 30-pitch, 800...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Middle East, Iran, Alum Kuh, Ascents, and Insights into Iranian Climbing
Alum Kuh, Ascents, and Insights into Iranian Climbing. In September, Leyla Pope, a Briton with dual British/Iranian nationality, organized ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Middle East, Iran, Minaret Peak, Ascent
Minaret Peak, Ascent. On May 5, A1 Read, Jean Weiss (U.S.), Abbas Jafari (Iran) and I left the Iran Mountaineering ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Africa, Far Flung Explorations
Africa, Far-Flung Explorations. Briton Tony Howard, who, with his partner, Di Taylor, has been exploring north Africa and the Middle ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Africa, Morocco, Overview
Morocco, Overview. During 1998, whilst working in Morocco, I took the opportunity to explore the enigmatic pleasures of the Atlas Mountains. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Africa, Mali, Hombori Mountains, Various Ascents
Hombori Mountains, Various Ascents. It was reported that a number of climbs went up on or near Le Main de ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Africa, Mali, The Hand of Fatima, Harmattan Rodeo
The Hand of Fatima, Harmattan Rodeo. For many years, my regular gang of climbing partners—Todd Skinner, Bobby Model, Andy ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Africa, Kenya, Point Peter, Northwest Face
Point Peter, Northwest Face. It was reported that on March 15, Ulf Carlsson, Nicolas Ganzin and Ian Howell made the first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Tsaranoro Atsimo, Never the Same, and Various Ascents
In September, Italians Rolando Larcher, Marco Stemi, and Erik Svab established the 670-meter route Never the Same (V 5.13c/d ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Tsaranoro Massif, Various Activity
Tsaranoro Massif, Various Activity. Last summer three different teams visited the Tsaranoro Massif in the Andringitra National Park. All the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Mukut Parvat East, First Ascent
Mukut Parvat East, First Ascent. A Korean team made an important and difficult first ascent in July and August when ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Badrinath to Kedarnath, Second Mortal Traverse, and Ascent of Pt. 5758
Badrinath to Kedarnath, Second Mortal Traverse, and Ascent of Pt. 5758. The crossing of the Satopanth Col and across the Markanda ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Thalay Sagar, Attempts and Tragedy
Thalay Sagar, Attempts and Tragedy. From August to October, a Japanese expedition led by Hiroshi Doke reached 6300 meters on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Chandra Parvat, Attempt
Chandra Parvat, Attempt. In 1938, the first Austrian Himalaya Expedition made many ascents in the western Garhwal Himalaya, including the first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999