American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Canada, Scott Island, Wall of Clouds, Aularutiksanga, New Route, Previously Unreported
Wall of Clouds, Aularutiksanga, New Route, Previously Unreported. Phil White, Jr., and I left Clyde River on or about May 2 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Gibbs Fjord, Cat's Eye Wall, Out of the Pan and Into the Fire, New Route
Cat’s Eye Wall, Out of the Pan and Into the Fire, New Route. After ten tedious days of airports, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Ursa Major, Midnight Watch, New Route
Ursa Major, Midnight Watch, New Route. Ben DeMenech, John Millar, and I explored Gibbs Fjord near Clyde River on Baffin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Mt. Thor, West Face, Attempt
Mt. Thor, West Face, Attempt. In late July, August, and early September, I spent 39 days on the west face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Bustle Tower, Beppin, New Route, Previously Unreported
Bustle Tower, Beppin, New Route, Previously Unreported. From late June to mid-July, 1999, Makoto Kuroda and I were in the Circle ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
The Minotaur, Run for Cover, New Route
On July 20, Chris Van Leuven and I were dropped off in the Cirque of the Unclimbables in Canada’s Northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Mt. Monarch, North Ridge, New Route
Mt. Monarch, North Ridge, New Route. From August 4-7, on my fifth attempt of the route (the first way back ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Mt. Combatant, Perseverance, New Route
Mt. Combatant, Perseverance, New Route. On the evening of July 29, White Saddle Air chop- pered Alan Kearney and I to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Mt. Tiedemann, New Route
Mt. Tiedemann, New Route. From August 4-7, Britons Simon Richardson and Doré Green made the first ascent of the South ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Tellot Glacier, Various Activity and New Routes
Tellot Glacier, Various Activity and New Routes. Dead. Not even a flicker when you turn it on. It was time ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Mt. Plinth, North Face, New Route and Ski Descent
Mt. Plinth, North Face, New Route and Ski Descent. On February 11, Jia Condon, Sean “Woody” Tribe, Chris “Beeker” Rameski, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Squamish Chief, Grand Wall, First Free Ascent
Squamish Chief, Grand Wall, First Free Ascent. On July 18 at 7 a.m., Annie Overlin and I embarked on what would ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Squamish Chief, The Fortress
Squamish Chief, The Fortress. In September, Hamish Fraser and I completed a new free route on the Sheriff’s Badge, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Squamish Chief, Bald Egos, New Route
Squamish Chief, Bald Egos, New Route. In June, Conny Amelunxen and I braved rain, long falls, the unknown, and more ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, The Selkirks, Mt. Dag, Ankles as far as the Eye Can See, Ankles Me Boy, New Routes
Mt. Dag, Ankles as Far as the Eye Can See, Ankles Me Boy, New Routes. On August 1, Jason Magness, Sam ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Recent Ascents in the Selkirk Range
Recent Ascents in the Selkirk Range. During the last 25 years there have been only six brief reports of new routes ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, The Bugaboos, Various New Routes and First Free Ascent
The Bugaboos, Various New Routes and First Free Ascent. Between July 24 and August 16, Patience Donahue and I lucked onto a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Chephren, Leftover Rib, New Route
Mt. Chephren, Leftover Rib, New Route. The east face of Mt. Chephren, a graceful pyramid with a multitude of rock ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Various Activity
Canadian Rockies, Various Activity. For the past few years, most of the new multipitch rock routes to go up in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Mt. Fay, Sans Blitz
Mt. Fay, Sans Blitz. Barry Blanchard, Rolando Garibotti, and I skied 17 kilometers into Consolation Lakes on April 13, hauling our packs ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, West Coast, Scotland the Brave and Aussie Peak, First Ascents, and Arctic First Born, New Route
Scotland the Brave and Aussie Peak, First Ascents, and Arctic First Born, New Route. An expedition entitled “Greenland 2000: Tilman in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Schweizerland, Tasiilaq Fjeldhytte, Keerali Gletscher Area, Various Ascents
Tasiilaq Fjeldhytte, Keerali Gletscher Area, Various Ascents. On April 13, John and Liz Williams, Dr. Steve Kershawa, and I (all British) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Dronning Louise Land, New Routes
Dronning Louise Land, New Routes. A British group led by Scott Umpleby traveled out to the airstrip at Constable Pynt, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Ejnar Mikkelsens Fjeld, Various Activity and Tragedy
Ejnar Mikkelsens Fjeld, Various Activity and Tragedy. A British group led by Nigel Edwards was flown into the east branch ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Rignys Bjerg Mountains, Various Ascents
Rignys Bjerg Mountains, Various Ascents. A group of eight Britons led by Brian Needham was flown into the eastern part ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Watkins Bjerge, First Ascents
Watkins Bjerge, First Ascents. After they were held up for seven days in Iceland, improved weather in Greenland allowed a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Northeast Greenland, Watkins Mountains, Various Ascents
Watkins Mountains, Various Ascents. In May, Christine Watkins led a British group including Anne Picard and Charlotte Skinmeir that made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Lindbergh Fjeld Range, Lindbergh Fjeld, Multiple First Ascents
Lindbergh Fjeld, Multiple First Ascents. In July and August, the team of Mike Berthold, Paul Campion, Jonathan Clark, Sam Dickinson, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Lemon Mountains, Various First Ascents
Lemon Mountains, Various First Ascents. The British Lemon Mountains Expedition 2000 was an exploratory climbing expedition to part of Greenland’s ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Tasermiut Fjord, Ketil, West Face, New Route
Ketil, West Face, New Route. From July 13-23, Eduardo Alonso (Spain) and I established a new route, Anissa (VI ED 6...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Nalumasortoq, Sekitori, Previously Unreported
Nalumasortoq, Sekitori, Previously Unreported. In July and August, 1997, Mikio Suitsu and Kenta Kanehara (Japan) established Sekitori (VI 5.10 A4, 14 pitches, 670m) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Nalumasortoq, Non c'è Due Senza Tre
Nalumasortoq, Non c’è Due Senza Tre. On May 25, Mario Manica (Italy), Giancarlo Ruffino (Italy), Francesco Vaudo (Italy), and Jèrome ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Nalumasortoq, Planeta Spisek, New Route, and Ulamertorssuaq, Ascents
Nalumasortoq, Planeta Spisek, New Route, and Ulamertorssuaq, Ascents. The Polish Greenland 2000 expedition climbing team consisted of Jacek Fluder, Janusz Golab, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Nalumasortoq, Life is Beautiful
Nalumasortoq, Life is Beautiful. Takashi Suzuki and I opened a new route on the Left Pillar of the Nalumasortoq Tower ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Ulamertorssuaq, Piteraq, and Little Ulamertorssuaq, Mosquito Attack, New Routes
Ulamertorssuaq, Piteraq, and Little Ulamertorssuaq, Mosquito Attack, New Routes. From June 27 to July 19, we established a new route on Ulamertorssuaq’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Central Pillar of Ulamertorssuaq, What's Bred in the Bone
Central Pillar of Ulamertorssuaq, What’s Bred in the Bone. Jia Condon and Rich Prohaska spent a total of 13 nights ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Kang Fjord Area, Exploration and First Ascents
Kangikitsoq Fjord Area, Exploration and First Ascents. In August, an Anglo-American team led by Jim Lowther explored the Kangikitsoq Fjord ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Agdlerssakasit, East Face, First Ascent and Tragedy
Agdlerssakasit, East Face, First Ascent and Tragedy. At the beginning of August, British climbers Ben Bransby, Matt Dickinson, Gareth Parry, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Eastern Torssuqatoq Spires, New Routes
Eastern Torssuqatoq Spires, New Routes. In August, John Bracey led a British group that included Ian Renshaw, Virginia Cooper, Steve ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Kungmiut Area, New Routes
Kungmiut Area, New Routes. Sabine Krol and Eduard Birnbacher visited the area south of the small village of Kungmiut in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Mexico, Chihuahua, Basaseachic Waterfall National Park, The Cascade Wall, Subiendo el Arcoiris
The Cascade Wall, Subiendo el Arcoiris. Though about the size and depth of Yosemite, the immense and expansive area of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
North America, Mexico, Chihuahua, Basaseachic Waterfall National Park, The Cascade Wall, Lluvia de Plata, New Route
The Cascade Wall, Lluvia de Plata, New Route. In April, I opened a route on the wall of Basaseachic Falls. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Ecuador, Antisana Sur, Northwest Face, New Route
Antisana Sur, Northwest Face, New Route. On February 14, 2001, Tim Connelly and I left our base camp below the moraines (4600m) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Venezuela, Mt. Roraima, German Route, and Bungle in the Jungle
Mt. Roraima, German Route, and Bungle in the Jungle. In December, our team of Zac Barr, Corey Nielsen, Peter Mortimer, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huarochirí, Various First Ascents
Cordillera Huarochirí, Various First Ascents. This range, known locally as the Cordillera Pariacacca, is located south of the mining town ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Alpamayo, Ferrari Route, Crowding
Alpamayo, Ferrari Route, Crowding. Heading to the Blanca for a classic route? Get ready to take a number and wait. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Huascaran Norte, Attempt and Tragedy
Huascaran Norte, Attempt and Tragedy. On July 12, Peruvian mountain guide Marco Perez and Duncan Elliot, a South African mountaineer, left ...
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Accident Reports
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Group, Various Ascents and Descents
Huandoy Group, Various Ascents and Descents. In June, Stephen Koch, Kris Erickson, Chris Trimble, Nat Patridge, Rob Buchanan, and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Norte, North Face, Attempt, and Northwest Face, Solo Ascent
Huandoy Norte, North Face, Attempt, and Northwest Face, Solo Ascent. It was 7 a.m. as Ed Diffendal and I began ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Ulta, Northwest Face, Attempt
Nevado Ulta, Northwest Face, Attempt. Early July found me slightly crazed and very skinny from a month of wild times ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001