American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Piergiorgio, West Face, All You Need is Love
Cerro Piergiorgio, West Face, All You Need is Love. Michel Bordet and I put up the tent at the foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Standhardt, Northwest Ridge, Aguja Innominata, Corallo Route, and Cerro Torre, Compressor Route
Cerro Standhardt, Northwest Ridge, Aguja Innominata, Corallo Route, and Cerro Torre, Compressor Route. Timothy O’Neill and Nathan Martin climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Various Activity
Cerro Torre, Various Activity. Beside the ascent mentioned above, the Compressor Route saw only one other repeat this season: Heinz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Hielo Continental Norte, Traverse, and Cerro Pared Norte and Peak 2970m, Ascents
Hielo Continental Norte, Traverse, and Cerro Pared Norte and Peak 2970m, Ascents. Between November 26, 1998-January 5, 1999, Paolo Cavagnetto* and Lorenzo Nettuno (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Antarctica, Overview
Antarctica, Overview. The 1999-2000 season was the busiest season ever for tourism in Antarctica. This popularity was reflected in the ...
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Notes
2000
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, First Ascents in the Behrendt Mountains and Bean Peaks, and Other Activity
First Ascents in the Behrendt Mountains and Bean Peaks, and Other Activity. In December and January, the British Antarctic Survey (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Mt. Scott, North Summit, Ascent, and Other Activity
Mt. Scott, North Summit, Ascent, and Other Activity. From December to January, an Australian party aboard the yacht Tooluka visited ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Wiencke Island, Ascents
Wiencke Island, Ascents. On January 11, New Zealanders Mike Roberts, Lizzie Craddock, Richard Craddock, Amber Chisholm, Anton Woperis and Steve (last ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Cape Renard Tower, Attempt, and Pt. 3,600', Ascent
Cape Renard Tower, Attempt, and Pt. 3,600', Ascent. Our goal was to attempt the first ascent of the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Mt. Demaria, Ascent, and Other Activity
Mt. Demaria, Ascent, and Other Activity. In early February, a British party visited the Antarctic Peninsula aboard the yacht Shantooti. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Arctowski Peninsula, Port Lockroy/Wiencke Island, Paradise Bay and Cuverville Island, Ascents and Descents
Arctowski Peninsula, Port Lockroy/Wiencke Island, Paradise Bay and Cuverville Island, Ascents and Descents. Doug Stoup, Stephen Koch, Hans Saari, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Notes Damien Gildea
Notes Damien Gildea, “Many of the peaks in these areas would have had previous ascents by BAS personnel based at ...
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Notes
2000
Antarctica, Sentinel Range, Mt. Bentley, Northeast Ridge, Ascent
Mt. Bentley, Northeast Ridge, Ascent. The most notable ascent in the Sentinel Range this season was on Mt. Bentley (4145m), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Antarctica, Heard Island, Mawson Peak, New Route
Mawson Peak, New Route. Mawson Peak (2745m) is the highest point of Big Ben, the volcano on Heard Island. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Mali, Kaga Tondo, Croatica, and Other Ascents
Kaga Tondo, Croatica, and Other Ascents. From mid-January to mid-February, an expedition of Croatian climbers was active in Mali. Boris ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Mali, Kaga Tondo, Various Ascents
Kaga Tondo, Various Ascents. It was reported that in December, 1998, Claus Obrist, Helmut Gargitter and Pauli Trenkwalder put up the 600...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Mali, Suri Tondo, Veus del Desert and BMW
Suri Tondo, Veus del Desert and BMW. It was reported that Spanish climbers Sílvia Vidal and Pepe Masip established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Cameroon, Zeuvu Tower, South Face, New Route
Zeuvu Tower, South Face, New Route. On December 3, our team met in Douala, the capital of Cameroon. We had come ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Kenya, Ndoto Mountains, Poi, East Face, True At First Light
Poi, East Face, True At First Light. In December, Todd Skinner, Steve Bechtel, Scott Milton and I flew to Kenya ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Kenya, Ndoto Mountains, Poi, North Face, Dark Safari
Poi, North Face, Dark Safari. In the early 1980s, Andrew Wielochowski (a Brit based in Kenya) did the first climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Various Activity
Andringitra National Park, Various Activity. The French team of Thierry Giginot and Patrice Glairon-Rappaz spent several weeks repeating quite a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Tsaranoro, Bravo Les Filles
Tsaronoro, Bravo Les Filles. Nancy Feagin, Kath Pyke, Beth Rodden (who had never placed a piece of pro or climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Karambony, Sakay, Tsaranoro, The Zoze Wall, and Other New Routes
Karambony, Sakay, Tsaranoro, The Zoze Wall, and Other New Routes. On July 8, Jim Haden and I arrived in Antananarivo, Madagascar. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Tsaranoro Atsimo, Southeast Spur, Life in a Fairy Tale
Tsaranoro Atsimo, Southeast Spur, Life in a Fairy Tale. In September, Mark Wilford, Silvia and Craig Luebben and non-climbers Lane ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Russia, Caucasus, Kiukiurtliu, Northwest Face, Lukashvilly Route
Our special thanks to Vladimir Kopylov (http://mountains.tos.ru) of the Russian Mountaineering Federation for his invaluable help on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Russia, Caucasus, Mt. Western Doppah, Northeast Face/Northeast Ridge
Mt. Western Doppah, Northeast Face/Northeast Ridge. From July 21-27, a team from the Moscow mountain club Strannik (“pilgrim”) comprised ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Russia, Caucasus, Mt. Karatash, North Face, New Route
Mt. Karatash, North Face, New Route. Mt. Karatash is situated in the northeast part of the North Chuyskiy crest in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Russia, Caucasus, Mt. Shkhara, North Face, New Route
Mt. Shkhara, North Face, New Route. Mt. Shkhara (5068m) lies in the Besengi region of the Central Caucasus. Valery Shamalo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgysky Alatau, Ala Archa National Park, Korona, North Face of First Tower, Solo Dream
Korona, North Face of First Tower, Solo Dream. From May 6-9, Alexander Ruchkin established the route Solo Dream (Russian grade 5...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgysky Alatau, Ala Archa National Park, Korona, North Face, New Route
Korona, North Face, New Route. The north face of Korona (“the Crown”) Peak (4855m) is a 900-meter wall with no ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Free Korea Peak, North Face Direct, Previously Unreported
From February 23-27, 1997, Alexander Ruchkin and Andrey Puchinin established the North Face Direct route (6A A3 +, 900m) on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgysky Alatau, Ala Archa National Park, Free Korea Peak, North Face, New Route
Free Korea, North Face, New Route. The north face of Svobodnaya Korea (Free Korea Peak, 4740m) holds ice and mixed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgysky Alatau, Ala Archa National Park, Peak Semionova-Tienshanskogo, New Route
Peak Semionova-Tienshanskogo, New Route. Peak Semionova-Tienshanskogo (4875m) is the highest peak of the Kyrgyzskiy Alatau. From July 24-25, Elena Nagovitsina, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Ak-Su North Peak, North Face, New Route, Previously Unreported
From August 4-12, 1996, Alexander Ruchkin and Alexander Odintsov established The Direct North Face (Russian Grade 6B, 5.11 A3+) on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Various Ascents
Karavashin Region, Various Ascents. After a frustrating visit to the neighboring Lailak region where poor weather stopped us from attempting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Peak 4810, East Face, New Route
Peak 4810, East Face, New Route. Alexander Pogorelov and Vitaly Polohov from Rostov-on-Don established a new route (6B, 1100m) on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asan, Stars and Stripes Forever, and 4810, West Face
Roxanna Brock and Brian McCray brought home the bronze, placing third in the International Mountaineering Trophy big wall climbing competition. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Slesova, West-Southwest Face, Fiamma d'Oriente
Slesova, West-Southwest Face, Fiamma d’Oriente. Andrea Zanetti, Cristoforo Groaz and Giorgio Pancheri (Italy) opened a 1300-meter route, Fiamma d’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Slesova, Fiamma d'Oriente, Second Ascent
Slesova, Fiamma d’Oriente, Second Ascent. Three weeks after the establishment of the Fiamma d’Oriente by an Italian group (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Asan, Forever Yak, Previously Unreported
Asan, Forever Yak, Previously Unreported. In July, 1998, Martin Waldhör and I spotted an obvious dihedral and crack system that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, West Kokshaal-Tau, Kotur Glacier Region, Various Ascents
Kotur Glacier Region, Various Ascents. Guides Pat Littlejohn (U.K.), Alan Delizee (France) and Vladimir Komissarov (Kyrgyzstan), with Dr. Jane ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir/Tien Shan, All Four 7000ers and Khan Tengri in One Season
All Four 7000ers and Khan Tengri in One Season. I departed Italy on July 2 and returned August 28. The following peaks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
8000ers, Increase of Royalty Fees
8000ers, Increase of Royalty Fees. The Pakistan Ministry of Tourism announced that for the year 2000, the fee for 8000-meter peaks ...
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Notes
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Hindu Raj, UIAA International Expedition Training Camp
Hindu Raj, UIAA International Expedition Training Camp. The 23 young participants from 13 different countries (and all five continents) of the UIAA ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Hindu Raj, Areri and Chuchubalstering, Various Ascents
Areri and Chuchubalstering, Various Ascents. Also in the Hindu Raj massif (see above) was a group selected from previous members ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Hindu Kush, "Cima Asso," First Ascent
“Cima Asso,” First Ascent. For the third year in a row, the Club Alpino Italiano—Asso supported an expedition to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh, Karambar Glacier Area, Various Asents, Previously Unreported
Karambar Glacier Area, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported. One of the least-visited regions in the Karakoram is the northwestern part of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh, Kutshkulin Sar, Ascent
Kutshkulin Sar, Ascent. In August, a six-man international team visited the Karambar Glacier region of northern Pakistan. We were entirely ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh, Koz Sar, First Ascent
Koz Sar, First Ascent. Ichiro Yamagata led an eight-member team from the Sendai Ichiko Alpine Club of Japan that made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh, Batura I, Attempt and Tragedy
Batura I, Attempt and Tragedy. Atsushi Inenaga led a team in an attempt on Batura I (7785m) via the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000