American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, Cerro Paine Grande, Second Ascent and New Route
Cerro Paine Grande, Second Ascent and New Route. Bruno Sourzac (France) and I completed the second ascent of this beautiful ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Ascencio Valley, Cerro Escudo, The Dream, Attempt
Cerro Escudo, The Dream, Attempt. At the end of January, our party arrived at the Japanese camp. There was nobody ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Ascencio Valley, Torres del Paine, Various Ascents
Torres del Paine, Various Ascents. Sylvain Empereur and I flew from Lyon, France, to Punta Arenas, Chile, on October 12. Two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Bader Valley, La Espada, East Face, Under the Knife
La Espada, East Face, Under the Knife. During the months of January and February, Jimmy Haden, Sean Leary, and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Bader Valley, La Mascara, For a Few Dollars More!, New Route
La Mascara, For A Few Dollars More!, New Route. In 1994, we were lucky to be the first climbing team to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Bader Valley, La Mascara, Illusiones, New Route
La Mascara, Ilusiones, New Route. Eva Martos, Diego Pelaez, and I got to Torres del Paine National Park on January 8. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Bader Valley, La Mascara, Fragile Faces, New Route
La Mascara, Fragile Faces, New Route. Gabor Babcsan (Hungary), Stéphane Bauzac (France), and Leslie Fucsko (French/Hungarian) opened the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Bader Valley, Cuerno Chico, Southwest Face, New Route
Cuerno Chico, Southwest Face, New Route. On March 9, Kimburly Schembari and I established a new route, Loco Corazon (5.9, 4 pitches), on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, South of Paine, Tierra del Fuego, Cerro Selk'nam, First Ascent
Cerro Selk’nam, First Ascent. On October 4, I made the first ascent of a peak near Bahia Pary, naming it ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Cordillera Sarmiento, Angels Wings, Attempt, and Exploration
Angels Wings, Attempt, and Exploration. The first person to bring the Cordillera Sarmiento to the attention of the climbing world ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
South America, Chile, Cordillera Sarmiento, Mt. Burney, Southeast Ridge, Attempt
Mt. Burney, Southeast Ridge, Attempt. In February and March, 2001, I traveled with five companions (New Zealanders Brede Arkless, Paddy Freaney, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Overview and Various Activity
Antarctica, Overview and Various Activity. Unreported from the 1999-2000 season was the Swiss “Antarctique 2000” expedition to Wiencke Island. Traveling aboard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, South Georgia, Mt. Roots, First Ascent
Mt. Roots, First Ascent. Approximately 850 nautical miles east-southeast of the Falkland Islands, the island of South Georgia is approximately 100 miles ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, The Ice Princess, Mt. Scott, and Various Descents
The Ice Princess, Mt. Scott, and Various Descents. On February 28, 2001, Rick Armstrong, John Griber, Kris Erickson, Doug Stoup, and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Dronning Maud Land, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported
Dronning Maud Land, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported. In December, 1999, and January, 2000, our dream of dreams came true when, sponsored by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Dronning Maud Land, Holtanna, First Ascent, and Various Other Climbs
Holtanna, First Ascent, and Various Other Climbs. Holtanna (2650m), situated at the southernmost point of the Fenriskjeften massif in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Dronning Maud Land, Various Ascents
Dronning Maud Land, Various Ascents. Mikel Zabalaza, Ferrán Latorre and I spent a month on the Fenristunga Glacier at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains, Various Activity
Ellsworth Mountains, Various Activity. We climbed the Vinson Massif in the Sentinel Range of the Ellsworth Mountains via a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Mt. Vinson, Scientific Studies
Mt. Vinson, Scientific Studies. In combination with the climbing and filming objectives of our expedition (see above), we undertook a ...
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Notes
2001
Antarctica, Sentinel Range, Dry Valleys, Mt. Rae, New Route
Mt. Rae, New Route. On February 4, a new route, Stray Beaker (Grade III), on the southern face of Peak 1848 (Mt. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Antarctica, Sentinel Range, Dry Valleys, Asgard Range, Various Ascents
Asgard Range, Various Ascents. This past January, I climbed with Thai Verzone in Antarctica’s Asgard Range as part of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Middle East, Iran, Bisoton, New Routes
Bisoton, New Routes. Pascal Dauger, Arnaud Guillaume, and I made it to Iran on May 14. Getting visas was relatively easy: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Nassrani North, East Face, La Guerre Sainte
We were a team of six: Benoit Robert, Philippe Batoux, Hervé Bouvard and I as the leading team, and Guy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Oman, Western Hajar Mountains, Overview and Various Ascents
Western Hajar Mountains, Overview and Various Ascents. The Western Hajar are a range of limestone mountains of varying rock quality. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Morocco, Peak 4040m, New Route
Peak 4040m, New Route. On April 18, Tomas Gomez Gomez and Massimilliano Montemagno (Spain) established the new route, Eva se Desespera (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Mali, Matakoyaré, Northwest Face
Matakoyaré, Northwest Face. On January 26, Toni Galvan, Joan Sole, and Jenny Lafarga (Spain) established the new route Buen Rollete Dogoncete (6...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Tsaranoro Kely and Pic Dondy, New Routes, and Other Ascents
Tsaranoro Kely and Pic Dondy, New Routes, and Other Ascents. A Polish expedition visited Madagascar from mid-August until the end ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Tsaranoro Massif, Various Ascents
Tsaranoro Massif, Various Ascents. Just after the departure of the Polish group (see above), the six-member Slovak group of Alexander ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Malawi, Mt. Mulanje, Chambe West Face, First One-Day Ascent, Previously Unreported
Mt. Mulanje, Chambe West Face, First One-Day Ascent, Previously Unreported. We arrived at Mt. Mulanje in August, 1998, with one goal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Mozambique, Sphinx Rock, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported
Sphinx Rock, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported. One hundred kilometers south of the island of Mozambique, along some of the prettiest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Mozambique, Mlema 3, African Light
Mlema 3, African Light. In July, Alard Hüfner and I headed up to northern Mozambique with one goal in mind: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Mozambique, Mlema 3 African Light, Second Ascent
Mlema 3, African Light, Second Ascent. In September, we left for South Africa with the aim of climbing in northern Mozambique. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Africa, Mozambique, Rebawe Mountain, Delayed Gratification
Rebawe Mountain, Delayed Gratification. In July, 1998, Alard Hüfner and I had reached a high- point 250 meters up the impressive ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, Kiukiurtliu, West Face, New Route
Kiukiurtliu, West Face, New Route. On the right side of Kiukiurtliu's west face, a Saint Petersburg team led by Andrey ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, Mt. Elbrus, Ascent, and New Year Millennium Celebration
Mt. Elbrus, Ascent, and New Year Millennium Celebration. During the New Year, a team from Moscow led by Maxim Shakirov ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, Mt. Shkhelda, Second West Peak, North Face, New Route
Mt. Shkhelda, Second West Peak, North Face, New Route. In the beginning of January, I started my new project, “Open ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, Yarydag, New Route
Yarydag, New Route. Yarydag, located in the republic of Daghestan in the south of Russia, is part of a ten-kilometer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, Yarydag, Northwest Face, New Route
Yarydag, Northwest Face, New Route. Shkhelda lies in the heart of the Caucasus; Yarydag (3925m) is the easternmost point. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Kazakhstan, Dzhungarian Alatau, Various Ascents
Dzhungarian Alatau, Various Ascents. The team comprised Stuart Batey, Mick Jenkins, John Owens, Catherine Clare, Frank McCorriston, Alan Beeton, Allan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Tien Shan, Khan Tengri, North Face, Variation
Khan Tengri, North Face, Variation. From August 2-13, a team from Nizhniy Tagil comprising Vadim Popovich (leader), Yuri Ermachek, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2001