American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Canada, Baffin Island, CambRidge Fjord, Alain Estève Peakm Sous l'oeil de Nanouk
Cambridge Fjord, Alain Estève Peak, Sous l’œil de Nanouk. Combining their experience of polar deserts and of mountains ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Turnweather Glacier, Sangtraït
Turnweather Glacier, Sangtraït. When Frank Van Herreweghe (Belgian, but Catalonian citizen) and I arrived at Auyuittuq National Park, we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Baffin Island, Mt. Thor, Project Mayhem
Mt. Thor, Project Mayhem. On July 28 Jim Beyer soloed to the summit of Mt. Thor after completing what he calls “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Bustle Tower, Lotus Flower Tower, Parrot Beak Peak, Proboscis
Bustle Tower, Lotus Flower Tower, Parrot Beak Peak, Proboscis. In the Cirque of the Unclimbables Jonathan Copp made a series ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Terrace Tower, The White Tower First Free Ascent, and Light in August
Terrace Tower, The White Tower first free ascent, and Light in August. Yan Mongrain and I arrived in the Cirque ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Mt. Proboscis, Piton Karmik and Various Repeats
Mt. Proboscis, Piton Karmik and various repeats. The story starts from a discussion we had with Paul Piana and Todd ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Phenocryst Spire, The Hustler
Phenocryst Spire, The Hustler. Mark Reeves and Steve Sinfield, supported by the Welsh Sports Council, arrived at Glacier Lake on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Coast Mountains, Warriors of the Wasteland, Second Ascent
Warriors of the Wasteland, Second Ascent. Warriors was a communal effort that spanned over 20 years, with over 10 people involved in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Coast Mountains, Alaska Highway, Free Solo
Alaska Highway, free solo. In July I was walking up the North Walls trail with my shoes, chalk bag, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Coast Mountains, Coast Range B.C./AK, First Complete Ski Traverse
Coast Range B.C./AK, first complete ski traverse. From Feb. 2 to July 17, 2001, we traversed the spine of the Coast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Adamant Range, Gothic Peak, South Face; The Stickle, South Face
Gothic Peak, south face; The Stickle, south face. Fred Beckey recruited and led our party from Squamish and Pemberton, B....
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Purcell Mountains, The Bugaboos, Bugaboo Provincial Park Mountaineering Summary and Statistics
Bugaboo Provincial Park Mountaineering summary and statistics. The 2001 Bugaboo season was blessed with good weather but not many new routes. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Purcell Mountains, The Bugaboos, Bugaboo-Pigeon-South Howser-Snowpatch Enchainment
Bugaboo-Pigeon-South Howser-Snowpatch enchainment. I realized I was super-anxious to climb in the Bugaboos when I arrived at the Applebee Campground ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Purcell Mountains, The Bugaboos, South Howser Tower, The Minaret, Retinal Circus
South Howser Tower, The Minaret, Retinal Circus. In early August Aaron Martin from Mammoth Lakes, California, and I, from Moab, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Canadian Rockies, Various Activities
Canadian Rockies, various activities. In the front ranges a dry winter, followed by a dry spring, made for great rock ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Geikie, Lowe-Hannibal Route
Mt. Geikie, Lowe-Hannibal Route. Most Canadian Rockies peaks consist of limestone, some solid, most crumbling. But hidden in the backcountry ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Temple, East-Northeast Buttress; Squashed Bones
Mt. Temple, east-northeast buttress; Squashed Bones. This beautiful line ascends the buttress between the Aemmer Couloir and the Sphinx Face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Babel, East Face; Mt. Louis, East Face
Mt. Babel, east face; Mt. Louis, east face. Kevin Thaw and I arrived in the Canadian Rockies on August 1 with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Waiparous River Valley, Cryophobia
Waiparous River Valley, Cryophobia. In February 2001 Shawn Huisman and I completed the first ascent of Cryophobia (V M8+ WI5+), the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, West Greenland, Akuliarusinguaq Peninsula, First Ascents and Bylot Island (Baffin), Traverses and First Ascents
Akuliarusinguaq Peninsula, first ascents and Bylot Island (Baffin), traverses and first ascents. After our successful first ascent of the North ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, West Greenland, Sanderson's Hope, Northwest Face, New Route
Sandersons Hope, northwest face, new route. On July 2 the yacht Northanger set sail for Greenland from Port Kirwan, Newfoundland. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, South Greenland, Igdlorssitt Havn, Cape Farewell, New Routes
Igdlorssitt Havn, Cape Farewell, new routes. At the western end of Prins Christian Sund is an anchorage at the entrance ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, South Greenland, Pamiagdluk Island, South Greenland, First Ascents
Pamiagdluk Island, South Greenland, first ascents. The Greenland Bigwall Expedition spent six weeks between the end of July and September ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, East Greenland, Trillergerne Mountains, Fox Jaw Cirque, Tasiilaq Fjord
Trillergerne Mountains, Fox Jaw Cirque, Tasiilaq Fjord. The Fox Jaw Cirque lies seven kilometers beyond the head of the Tasiilaq (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Greenland, East Greenland, Staunings Alps, Great Cumbrae Glacier, first accents
Fox Jaw Cirque, Tasiilaq Fjord, first ascent of The Incisor. As part two of the Year of the Snake Expeditions 2001,...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Greenland, East Greenland, Fox Jaw Cirque, Tasiilaq Fjord, First Ascent of the Incisor
Staunings Alps, Great Cumbrae Glacier, first ascents. Following previous Scottish Mountaineering Club expeditions to the Staunings Alps of Northeast Greenland ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, East Greenland, Rignys Bjerg Area, Various First Ascents
Rignys Bjerg area, various first ascents. A group consisting of Norman Vernon (co-leader), Robert MacCallum, Dave Rothery, Graham Poole, Sandy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, East Greenland, Northern Linbergh Mountains, First Ascents
Northern Lindbergh Mountains, first ascents. On June 22 British climbers, John Booth, Brian Combs, Richard Denison, Ian Jones, Dominic Matters, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, North Peary Land, North Peary Land, First Ascents, a Traverse of the Peninsula and Confirmation of the World's Most Northerly Peak
North Peary Land, first ascents, a traverse of the peninsula, and confirmation of the world’s most northerly peak. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Greenland, North Greenland, Warming Land Exploration and First Ascent
Warming Land exploration and first ascent. There is a picturesque valley in the extreme north of Greenland that is reminiscent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Mexico, Chihuahua, Basaseachic Waterfall National Park, El Gigante, La Conjura de los Necios
El Gigante, La Conjura de los Necios. As we boarded the plane for Mexico at the beginning of November, we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Mexico, Chihuahua, Basaseachic Waterfall National Park, El Gigante, Blade, Scars and Stars
El Gigante, Blade, Scars, and Stars. In November 2000 I returned to Mexico with Jakub Gajda and Gareth Llewellin to attempt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Mexico, Chihuahua, Basaseachic Waterfall National Park, Basaeachic Waterfall, Soy Caliente
Basaseachic Waterfall, Soy Caliente. Morgan Black, Aidan Oloman, and Sean Easton established Soy Caliente (5.11, Al, 9 pitches) ground-up over two weeks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Mexico, Chihuahua, Basaseachic Waterfall National Park, The Cascade Wall, Kola Loca
The Cascade Wall, Kola Loca. Zack Smith and I climbed a line, Kola Loca (V 5.10 A2+), on The Cascade Wall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Mexico, Elsewhere in North America, Mexico, El Cerro Blanco, Irritilas (Nómadas) and Lluvia de Estrellas
El Cerro Blanco, Irritilas (Nómadas) and Lluvia de Estrellas. This is a brief account about the lovely land and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Tatewarí, Cola de Venado
The Cumbres de Monterrey “la Huasteca” National Park (la Huasteca refers to the region around the Gulf of México) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
North America, Mexico, Elsewhere in North America, Mexico, Iztaccihuatl, El Orgasmo del Cerdo and Oz
Iztaccihuatl, El Orgasmo del Cerdo and Oz. El Orgasmo del Cerdo is more than 700 meters high, but only 300 meters are ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huarochirí, Nevado Sullcón, North Face; Nevado Vicuñiuta Sur, Southeast Face, Southwest Face
Nevado Sullcón, north face; Nevado Vicuñita Sur, southeast face, southwest face. Unusually bad weather and deep snow were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Santa Cruz Norte, West Face Attempt; Pyramide de Garcilaso, East Face Attempt
Santa Cruz Norte, west face attempt; Pyramide de Garcilaso, east face attempt. Jay Burbee (Canada), Michel van der Spek (Netherlands), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Quitaraju, South Face
Nevado Quitaraju, south face. Brits Nick Bullock and Al Powell opened a new route on the great south wall of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Tuctubamba, Middle Earth
Tuctubamba, Middle Earth. Clay Wadman and I tried the prominent couloir on the right, climbing ca 300 meters and reaching the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, La Esfinge, Via Gringos
La Esfinge, Via Gringos. On June 17 Joe Vallone and I, both of Colorado, began to climb the south face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, La Esfinge, Mech Taq Inti?
La Esfinge, Mecho Taq Inti? Our team was two women, Tanja Rojs and Aleksandra Voglar, and I, Andrej Grmovsek, all ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Caraz II, South Face Variation
Caraz II, south face variation. After we returned from the Huayhuash we climbed in the Blanca. Viktor Mlinar and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Artesonraju, Northeast Face
Artesonraju, northeast face. In June 2000 Spaniards Nemisio Matalobos and Angel Terrain established a ca 800-meter route rated alpine D (55 degrees) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chacaraju Oeste, South Face
Chacraraju Oeste, south face. In the first week of August Steve Moffat (New Zealand) and I climbed what was most ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Sur, No Fiesta Hoy Dia
Huandoy Sur, No Fiesta Hoy Dia. I noticed the northeast face of Huandoy Sur the first time I visited Peru, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Palcaraju Oeste, Ratz Fatz
Palcaraju Oeste, Ratz Fatz. On the west face of the west summit (6110m) a new route, Ratz Fatz (500m, TD), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huamashraju, West Face
Huamashraju, west face. On August 4 Toma Erovnik (Slovenia) and our new Canadian friend Bruce Gordon climbed a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chinchey Group: Shahuanca, Cherup II, El Roca del Cuyé Loco
Chinchey Group: Shahuanca, Cherup II, El Roca del Cuyé Loco. In the Chinchey Group, up behind Huaraz, the French alpinists ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002