American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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462 Records

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North America, Canada, Northwest and Yukon Territories, Bugaboos, Central Howser Tower, West Face, Chocolate Fudge Brownie
Central Howser Tower, West Face, Chocolate Fudge Brownie. In early August, Brian Webster and I slogged over to the backside ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Northwest and Yukon Territories, Canadian Rockies, Various Activity
Canadian Rockies, Various Activity. The summer of 1999 was a frustrating one in the Canadian Rockies. From sport climbs to big ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Northwest and Yukon Territories, Canadian Rockies, Howse Peak, East Face, M-16
Howse Peak, East Face, M-16. On March 23-27, Barry Blanchard, Scott Backes and I climbed a new route that follows ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Stewart Valley, The Citadel, The Endless Day
The Citadel, The Endless Day. Mike “Twid” Turner, Louise Thomas, Jerry Gore and Shaun Hutson made the first ascent of “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Scott Island, Ship's Prow, Solo Ascent
Ship’s Prow, Solo Ascent. From April 23-June 3, Mike Libecki made the first ascent of the north face of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Scott Island, Ascent and Attempts
Scott Island, Ascent and Attempts. Three of us arrived in Clyde River on a Monday afternoon and waited two days ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Gibbs Fjord, Jushua Tower, Zen and the Art of Leadership
Jushua Tower, Zen and the Art of Leadership. On May 14, Steph Davis, Brandon Kannier and I arrived in the small ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Canada, Newfoundland, Blow Me Down Provincial Park, Ice Routes
Blow Me Down Provincial Park, Ice Routes. On January 1, Arthur Haines and I took the ferry to Port-aux-Basques, Newfoundland. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Roosevelt Range, J.V. Jensen Land, Avanarsuasua, Exploration
Avanarsuasua, Exploration. Our exploration of extreme north Greenland continued in July. Our interests were once again broadly based. Dr. Ko ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Northeast, Louise Boyd Land, Various Activity
Louise Boyd Land, Various Activity. Team Members Helen Bostock, Andrew Bostock, Matt Tinsley, Dave Mills and Neal Hockley were in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Northeast, Rignys Bjerg Mountains, Various Activity
Rignys Bjerg Mountains, Various Activity. Expedition members Brinley Mitchell, Peter McEwen and Ian MacDonald are part of a group of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Northeast, Rignys Bjerg Area, Various Activity
Rignys Bjerg Area, Various Activity. The Rignys Bjerg mountains lie some distance east of the Watkins Bjerge and Ejnar Mikkelsens ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Northeast, Lindbergh Fjelde, Various Activity
Lindbergh Fjelde, Various Activity. On July 25, Paul Walker of Tangent Expeditions International flew a team comprising Ralph Atkinson, James Berry, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Lemon Mountains, Various Activity
Lemon Mountains, Various Activity. The Lemon Mountains are one of Greenland’s geological freaks; their spiky peaks sit uncomfortably between ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Various Activity
Schweizerland, Various Activity. From July 22-August 22, Britons A1 Powell, Kenton Cool, Pete and Andy Benson, Andy MacNae and Richard Spillet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Schweizerland, Various Ascents
Schweizerland, Various Ascents. It was reported that an Italian expedition of Luigi Airone, Paolo Cavagnetto, Fabio Jacchini, Ercole Passera, Allessandro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Ofjord Region, Tsavagattaq, South Ridge, and Other Activity
Tsavagattaq, South Ridge, and Other Activity. It was reported that Bengt Flygel Nilsfors, Magnar Osnes and Odd Roar Wiik (Norway) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Watkins Bjerge, Watkins Mountains, Various Ascents
Watkins Mountains, Various Ascents. Just after midnight on June 16-17, a Twin Otter skiplane of Air Iceland lifted off from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Tasermiut Fjord, Ketil, West Face
Ketil, West Face. Jon Allen, Doug Byerly, Jim Funsten and Mike Wood visited the spectacular granite climbing mecca of Greenland’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Greenland, Tasermiut Fjord, Kirkespiret, North Face, Previously Unreported
Kirkespiret, North Face, Previously Unreported. It was reported that Danes Christian Ilium and Asmus Nørreslet made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Mexico, Baja California, Sierra Juarez, Cañón del Tajo, El Gran Trono Blanco, The Millennium
El Gran Trono Blanco, The Millennium. May brought the completion of the first new major route on El Gran Trono ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Mexico, Baja California, Sierra Juarez, Cañón del Tajo, El Gran Trono Blanco, Leaving on a Jet Plane
El Gran Trono Blanco, Leaving On A Jet Plane. Mark Richards and I finished a new route, Leaving On A ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Mexico, Chihuahua, Basaseachie Waterfall National Park, El Gigante, Yawira Batú
El Gigante, Yawira Batú. During the first days of May, Cecilia Buil (Spain) and Carlos Garcia (Mexico) made the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
North America, Mexico, Nuevo Leon, El Portrero Chico, Milesky Wall, Rest Day alla Pagoda
Milesky Wall, Rest Day alla Pagoda. In January, Rolando Larcher, Fabio Leoni and Marco Curti, all from Trento, Italy, established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo and Santa Cruz, New Routes
Alpamayo and Santa Cruz, New Routes. On June 15, Kenzo Suzuki (Japan) left Base Camp (4850m) at 11 p.m. and climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Shaqsha, South-Southeast Face
Shaqsha, South-Southeast Face. On May 23, Xavier Carrard, Abel Calana, Juan Morales, Marcos Niño, Franco Obando, Hector Reyes, César ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Rúrec, Brevete Seguro
Nevado Rúrec, Brevete Seguro. On May 23, Koki Castañeda, Williams Dávalos, Saúl Angeles, Chinchilla Zárate, Toni ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huantsán, North Face, New Route
Huantsán, North Face, New Route. Slovenian climbers Grega Lacen, Matej Flis and Iztok Mihev climbed a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ishinca, Northwest Face, Magic Mushrooms
Ishinca, Northwest Face, Magic Mushrooms. On July 6, while still acclimatizing in the Ishinca valley, Vasja Kosuta and I established the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Churup, Northwest Face, Primorska Smer
Churup, Northwest Face, Primorska Smer. On July 11, Simon Markocic, Vasja Kosuta, Borut Golja and I established a new route, Primorska ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Pisco West, Southwest Face
Pisco West, Southwest Face. Gustavo Montalvo and Alejandro Pérez Rayon (México) made a possible first ascent on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chacraraju, East Face, The Shriek of the Black Stone
Chacraraju, East Face, The Shriek of the Black Stone. 1999 was an El Niño year in Peru, and climbing conditions ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chopicalqui, West Face, Piece of Happiness
Chopicalqui, West Face, Piece of Happiness. In July, I climbed a new route on the west face of Chopicalqui with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Yanawaka, Attempt and Possible First Ascent
Yanawaka, Attempt and Possible First Ascent. On July 1-2, Pedro Arias, Juan Padilla and I attempted Yanawaka (La Peña ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Quillujirca, Mission Control
Kent McClannan and I climbed a new route on an unnamed peak west of Shaqsha in the Cordillera Blanca. [ Editor's ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ranrapalca, Scandinavian Direct, Solo
Ranrapalca, Scandinavian Direct, Solo. On July 24, Pavle Kozjek (Slovenia) made a solo ascent of Scandinavian Direct route (ED inf) on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Paron Valley, La Esfinge, Dion's Dihedral
La Esfinge, Dion’s Dihedral. On June 23, after two weeks of effort, Larry Dolecki and I climbed to the 5325-meter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Siula Grande, West Face, Avoiding the Touch
La Esfinge, East Face, Papas Relleñas. Cedric Cruaud, Gired Devernay, Benoit Peyronnard and Pierre Plaze made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Necrology
Siula Grande, West Face, Avoiding the Touch. On June 16, Carlos Buhler and I completed a new route on the west ...
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In Memoriam
2000
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Various Activity
Cordillera Real, Various Activity. From July 5-July 19, a group of students and faculty from Appalachian State University’s Geography Department ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Sunchuli Pass Area, Ascent
Sunchuli Pass Area, Ascent. On June 9, Yossi Brain (U.K.) and I climbed the northwest face of an unnamed peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, El Cuchillo, New Route
El Cuchillo, New Route. On June 10, Yossi Brain (U.K.) and I climbed a new route on El Cuchillo (5655m). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Soral Este, Southwest Face
Soral Este, Southwest Face. On July 24, Fred Bahnson, Baker Perry and I climbed the southwest face of Soral Este to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Pico Integral, Southwest Face
Pico Integral, Southwest Face. On August 24, Joe Stock and I left La Paz at 3 a.m. for the southwest face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Various Activity
Apolobamba, Various Activity. Team members Simon Cooke (leader), Toby Spence, David Gerrard, Andrew Naslas and Kate Ackroyd arrived in La ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Various Ranges, Various Activity
Various Ranges, Various Activity. Luke Aspinall, Toby Johnson, John Marsham and I planned a three-month expedition to Bolivia, with the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Cordilleras Quimsa Cruz, Various Activity
Cordilleras Quimsa Cruz, Various Activity. In July, after a visit to the Cordillera Apolobamba, I joined Scotsman Russell Small and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Cerro Presidente, Attempt and Tragedy
Cerro Presidente, Attempt and Tragedy. On September 25 at 8:30 a.m., Yossi Brain and a young Canadian woman, Dana Witzel, were ...
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Accident Reports
2000
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Cordillera de Cocapata, Exploratory Climbing
Cordillera de Cocapata, Exploratory Climbing. My attention was drawn to the Cordillera de Cocapata near Cochabamba by Evelio Echevarría’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Bolivia, Santa Vera Cruz, Pico de la Fortuna, Ascent, and Cerro Santa Vera Cruz, Ascent and Discovery
Pico de la Fortuna, Ascent, and Cerro Santa Vera Cruz, Ascent and Discovery. The Santa Vera Cruz is the smallest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000