American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Paron Valley, Aguja III and Caraz I, Attempts 
Aguja III and Caraz I, Attempts. In mid-June, I hooked up with Stephen Koch in Huaraz for some fine climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Paron Valley, La Esfinge, The Riddle of the Cordillera Blanca, New Route
La Esfinge, The Riddle of the Cordillera Blanca, New Route. On May 1, Todd Offenbacher, Bill Posner and I arrived in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, La Esfinge, Cruz del Sur, New Route
La Esfînge, Cruz del Sur, New Route. Silvo Karo (Slovenia), Mauro “Bubu” Bole (Italy), and I traveled to Peru ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Paron Valley, La Esfinge, Here Comes the Sun, New Route
La Esfinge, Here Comes the Sun, New Route. In late May and early June, United Kingdom climbers Brian Bigger and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Paron Valley, La Esfinge, Little Fluffy Clouds, New Route
La Esfinge, Little Fluffy Clouds, New Route. A large team of British climbers arrived in Peru at the start of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Paron Valley La Esfinge, Dion's Dihedral, New Variation and First Free Ascent
La Esfinge, Dion’s Dihedral, New Variation and First Free Ascent. Looking at the Sphinx (La Esfinge) and following its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Paron Valley, La Esfinge, Lobo Estepario, New Route
La Esfinge, Lobo Estepario, New Route. In July, I completed the route Lobo Estepario (VI A3 6b obl., 650m). (This ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Paron Valley, La Esfinge, Todos Narcos
La Esfinge, Todos Narcos. Spaniards José Fernández and Daniel Lacueva (“Papiol”) attempted to climb the southeast face of La ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Paron Valley, La Esfinge, Intuition, New Route
La Esfinge, Intuition, New Route. After paying our dues with the requisite Peruvian stomach funk, my partner, Taki Miyamoto, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Cinchey Group, Palcaraju Oeste, South Face, New Route, Previously Unreported
Palcaraju Oeste, South Face, New Route, Previously Unreported. In September, 1999, Frédéric Bréhédon and Benoît Peyronnard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Raura, Various New Routes
Cordillera Raura, Various New Routes. Our team was composed of Germans Dieter Ruelker, Joerg Stingl, Axel Jahn, Jan Lettke, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Jirihanca, East Face, Attempt
Jirishanca, East Face, Attempt. On July 7, Aritza Monasterio (Peru), Marjan Kovac and Pavle Kozjek (Slovenia) made an attempt to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Nevado Cuyoc, La Face B, New Route, Previously Unreported
Nevado Cuyoc, La Face B, New Route, Previously Unreported. On August 18, 1999, Jérôme Blanc-Gras and Sébastien Laurent climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Puscanturpa Norte, Via Macanacota, New Route
Puscanturpa Norte, Via Macanacota, New Route. On August 1, the French climbers Fréderic Paurrage, Alban Faure, and Guillaume Arrisani climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Puscanturpa Norte, Pasta Religion, New Route
Puscanturpa Norte, Pasta Religion, New Route. From May 24 to June 24, we (Lionel Daudet, François Lombard, Xavier Baudry) opened a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported
Cordillera Vilcanota, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported. In July, 1999, a seven-member British team led by Andy Owen made several ascents, some ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Cerro Ventanani, Ruta de los Amigos, New Route and Cerro Sancayuni, West Face Hanging Glacier Route, First Solo Ascent
Cerro Ventanani, Ruta de Los Amigos, New Route and Cerro Sancayuni, West Face Hanging Glacier Route, First Solo Ascent. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, Mocoya Valley and Eastern Taruj Umana Valley, Various Ascents
Condoriri Area, Various Ascents and Map Correction. The 2000 Cordillera Real Expedition from the Colorado State University Outdoor Adventure Program climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Necrology
Mocoya Valley and Eastern Taruj Umana Valley, Various Ascents. On July 22, Will Hair, Bobby Model, Dave Shewell, Kevin Fredrick, and ...
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Notes
2001
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, Taruca Umana Valleys, New Routes, Previously Unreported
Taruca Umana Valleys, New Routes, Previously Unreported. In August, 1999, Britons Roger Barton, Mark Bramidge, Jim and Sue Savege, Catrin Thomas, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, Taruca Umana Valley and Cerro Auchuma, Various New Routes
Taruca Umana Valley and Cerro Auchuma, Various New Routes. Based on a conversation with Sue Savege, we decided to concentrate ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Bolivia, Southern Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, Various Activity
Southern Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, Various Activity. The idea of a possible expedition to visit the southern region of the Quimsa ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Northern Argentine Andes, Incahuasi Region, Various Ascents
Incahuasi Region, Various Ascents. On the last days of January, a truck left the members of the Argentine-Czech Incahuasi Expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Northern Argentine Andes, Puna de Atacama, Nacimiento, New Route, Previously Unreported
Nacimiento, New Route, Previously Unreported. Between December, 1999, and March, 2000, I returned to the Bonete-Pissis area in the southern Puna de ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Northern Argentine Andes, Puna de Atacama, South America Far-Flung Travesl
South America, Far-Flung Travels. In 1999, I did three new routes in the Condoriri Valley of Bolivia’s Cordillera Real. All ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Various Ascents
Argentine Patagonia, Various Ascents. I visited Chalten from November 18 to January 25, spending a total of 68 days, ten of which were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Various Activity
Cerro Torre, Various Activity. The Southeast Ridge of Cerro Torre saw several attempts, but it appears that none was successful. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Rincon, New Route, and PUnta Amigos, First Ascent
Cerro Rincon, New Route, and Punta Amigos, First Ascent. It was November 27. Once more, the alarm clock rang at 3 a....
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Piergiorgio, Attempt
Cerro Piergiorgio, Attempt. The esthetic Greenpeace route (7a A0, 900m) on the west flank of this peak, which has only ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Guillaumet, Various Activity
Aguja Guillaumet, Various Activity. The Via Amy (65° 4, 300m), which is the rightmost couloir on the east face of Aguja Guillaumet, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Fitz Roy, Various Activity
Cerro Fitz Roy, Various Activity. The classic Franco-Argentine Route appears to have had just one ascent, by Philippe Wheelock and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Poincenot, North Face, New Route
Poincenot, North Face, New Route. Dean Potter and I went to Patagonia in early January, 2001. Last season we’d had ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja De l'S, Jugo de Hielo
Aguja De l’S, Jugo de Hielo. Jugo de Hielo, the jewel of this small tower, saw two repeats this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Techado Negro, Rost Spur.
Techado Negro, Rost Spur. Many climbers took interest in this peak this past season. It lies on the far south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Hielo Continental, Volcan Lautaro, Attempt
Volcan Lautaro, Attempt. On November 27, the Swiss Jurg Anderegg made an almost complete ascent of Volcan Lautaro, taking four days ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Argentina, Hielo Continental, Cerro Dos Cumbres, New Route
Cerro Dos Cumbres, New Route. Stephan Siegrist (Switzerland), and Michael Wärthl and Tom Dauer (both from Germany) teamed up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Northern Patagonia, Lake District, Mt. Trinidad, Eides of March, Ascent, and Exploration
Mt. Trinidad, Eides of March, Ascent, and Exploration. Cochamo is part of the Chilean Lake District, or Northern Patagonia, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Northern Patagonia, Lake District, Roca Grande de la Junta, Cerro Virgen, New Route
Roca Grande de la Junta, Cerro Virgen, New Route. Catalans Joanfra Farreras, Xavier Teixidó, Josep Maria Esquirol, Pau Barrios and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Northern Patagonia, Lake District, Mt. Trinidad, Attempt, and Unnamed New Route
Mt. Trinidad, Attempt, and Unnamed New Route. Lucy Regan, Brian Bigger, and James Marshall attempted the remaining natural line on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, Seasons Overview and a Note on Permits
Torres del Paine, Season Overview and a Note on Permits. The weather this season was the worst since at least 1996. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001