American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Swachand, West Face, Attempt
Swachand, West Face, Attempt. Malcolm Bass, Julian Clamp and Simon Yearsley (U.K.) attempted the west face of Swachand (6721m) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Bhagirathi I, West Ridge
Bhagirathi I, West Ridge. The participants were Michael Messner, Harald Riedl, Christian Zenz and me. It was our aim to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Bhagirathi III, West Face, New Route
Bhagirathi III, West Face, New Route. Alexander Odintsov, Igor Potankin, Yuri Koshelenko, Vladimir Kachkov, Andrey Lukin, Ivan Samoilenko, and Lioudmila ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Bhagirathi III, South Face, Les Temps Sauvages, and Other Activity
Bhagirathi III, South Face, Les Temps Sauvages, and Other Activity. The expedition members had various goals. Alain Bruzy (leader), Christian ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Meru East Face, Attempt
Meru East Face, Attempt. The original aim of the expedition was to make the first ascent of the north face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Gorur Dome, First Ascent
Gorur Dome, First Ascent. Prasanta Roy led an expedition that made the first ascent of an unnamed peak (known locally ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Chaturangi Glacier, First Ascents
Chaturangi Glacier, First Ascents. From June to July, Amitabha Roy led a Rocks & Snow Expedition that succeeded in climbing two ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Jaonli, Attempt, and Various Ascents
Jaonli, Attempt, and Various Ascents. A British expedition to Jaonli (6632m) failed to climb the peak due to a six-day ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Western Garhwal, Banderpunch West, Ascent
Banderpunch West, Ascent. An Institute of Climbers and Explorers expedition led by Sudipta Mitra made an ascent of Banderpunch West (6302...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Western Garhwal, Trisul I, West Face
Trisul I, West Face. In August and September, a Korean expedition led by Yeon Soo Park made an ascent of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Western Garhwal, Trisul I, Attempt
Trisul I, Attempt. Three years after a previous attempt, Iñaki Ruiz, Jesus Gómez and I returned to try ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Western Garhwal, Changabang, North Face, the Lightning Route
Changabang, North Face, The Lightning Route. Carlos Buhler (U.S.) led a five-member team, four of whom (Andrei Volkov, Andrei ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Leo Pargial, Ascent, and Medical Work
Leo Pargial, Ascent, and Medical Work. Leo Pargial (6791m) in Hangrang (North Kinnaur) was first climbed on August 10, 1933, by a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Leo Pargial and Other Peaks, Various Ascents
Leo Pargial and Other Peaks, Various Ascents. We (Arun Samant, leader; Aloke Surin, Anil Chavan and Ravi Wadaskar) went to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Lahual, Gephang Goh, Attempt
Gephang Goh, Attempt. A British expedition led by Ian Ford attempted Gephang Goh (5870m) in the Lahaul area in July-August, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Lahual, Unnamed Peak, First Ascent
Unnamed Peak, First Ascent. A Polish expedition led by Andrej Zboinski made the first ascent of an unnamed 6130-meter peak ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Lahual, Stok and Dhampu Peaks, Various Ascents
Stok and Dhampu Peaks, Various Ascents. It was reported that Alberto Urtasun and Patricia Viscarret made the first ascent of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Ladakh-Rupshu, Thugje, First Ascent
Thugje, First Ascent. A Chukyo Alpine Club (CAC) mountaineering party from Nagoya, Japan, made the first ascent of Thugje (6148m) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Ladakh-Rupshu, Mentok I, Third Ascent
Mentok I, Third Ascent. A Japanese expedition led by Susumu Sasaki made the third ascent of Mentok I (6340m). S. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Ladakh-Rupshu, Siachen Glacier, Exploration
Siachen Glacier, Exploration. We (Harish Kapadia, leader; Vijay Kothari, Cyrus Shroff, Divyesh Muni, Vineeta Muni; Kaivan Mistry; and Captain Ashish ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1999