American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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) ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
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), ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Churup, 496spa-mos
Churup, 496spa-$mos. On October 2,I placed my tent at the upper Churup Lake and the next day broke trail ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Cashan Este, Mathi Matias
Cashan Este, Mathi, Matias. In July 1998 I departed from Olleros and walked toward Rurec's Quebrada (creek), before arriving at Tararhua ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Ocshapalca, Variante South America, Peruana
Ocshapalca, Variante Peruana. Guillermo Mejia and I installed the tent at the moraine camp in September 1998. Our new route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado KLayesh, Italian Route Variation Attempt
Nevado Kayesh, Italian Route variation attempt. In June Guillermo Mejia and I set up a tent on the glacier, a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Punta Numa, So Long Fox
Punta Numa, So Long Fox. An Italian pair opened an impressive route on the Punta Numa (baptized by Eloy Callado ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huallanca, Nevada Huallanca, Koso
Nevado Huallanca, Koso. Between the cordilleras Blanca and Huayhuash is the small Cordillera Huallanca. Although it does not rise above 6000...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Nevado Yerupaja Grande
Nevado Yerupaja Grande. Equadorian Santiago Quintero climbed the west face of NevadoYerupaja Grande (6634m). The main summit of Yerupaja had ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Siula Grande, South Face, Southern Discomfort; Other Peaks
Siula Grande, south face, Southern Discomfort; other peaks. In July Jay Burbee (Canada), Michel van der Spek (Netherlands), and I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Siula Grande, Noches de "Juerga"
On July 3 Viktor Mlinar, Tomaz Zerovnik, Aritza Monasterio, and I left Huaraz and took a bus to Chiquian, where we ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Central Puscanturpa, Insumision
Central Puscanturpa, Insumision. Spanish climber David Rodriquez Lopez opened a route, Insumision, on Central Puscanturpa (5442m), a beautiful mountain. The ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Brazil, Salinas, Various Routes
Salinas, various routes. Salinas is known as the best place for long, adventurous routes in Brazil. It’s only a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Bolivia, Northern Apolobamba
Northern Apolobamba. In July 2000 over four-weeks, Paul Bielen, Peter Boerstoel, Michael van Geemen, and Peter Valkenburg climbed 17 peaks above 5000m ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Bolivia, Chearoco Valley
Chearoco Valley. During five weeks in the summer of 2001 a British female team comprising Adele Pennington, Catrin Thomas, Nancy Brooks, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Bolivia, Illimani, Nada es Seguro
Illimani, Nada es Seguro. On April 25 Bruce and Sheila Hendricks and I took the 3 p.m. bus from La Paz ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Bolivia, Condoriri Group, Huallomen, Southwest Face, Bon Anniversaire Annick
Condoriri Group, Huallomen, southwest face, Bon Anniversaire Annick. In 2001 I spent a few days climbing in the well-known Condoriri group ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Cuernos del Diablo, North Face; Gigante Grande, Via Loco
Cuernos del Diablo, north face; Gigante Grande, Via Loco. On May 26 Brent Loken, Bruce Hendricks, Brent’s father, and I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Northern Argentine Andes, Cerro El Cóndor and Cerro Vallecitos, Exploration and Ascents
Cerro El Cóndor and Cerro Vallecitos, exploration and ascents. In January 1998 I directed an expedition to the high barren ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Central Argentine Andes, Aconcagua, Overview
Aconcagua, overview. The official season for climbing Aconcagua is from November 15 to March 15. The Parque Provincial Aconcagua had had 4,434 visitors ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Central Argentine Andes, Cordillera de Olivares, Nevado de Bauchaceta
Cordillera de Olivares, Nevado de Bauchaceta. A group composed of Miguel Beorchia Nigris, Luis Pontoriero, and I arrived at the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Central Argentine Andes, Cordillera de Colangüil, Cerro de la Quebrada Seca
Cordillera de Colangüil, Cerro de la Quebrada Seca. A group from the nearby city of San Juan was active ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Torre Egger and Fitz Roy, Tonta Suerte
Argentine Patagonia Chalten Massif Torre Egger and Fitz Roy, Tonta Suerte. Tim O’Neill and Nathan Martin made an alpine-style ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Torre, East Face
Cerro Torre, east face. In late October and early November Italians Paolo Calza, Mauro Giovanazzi, Walter Gobbi, and Ermanno Salvaterra ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Torre Egger, Italian Route/Titanic Variation
Torre Egger, Italian Route/Titanic Variation. On December 31, Michael Mayr (“Much”) and I made our first trip to Norwegian Camp. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Aguja CAT, Mate Humo
Aguja CAT, Mate Humo. This obscure tower, located at the northern end of the Cerro Torre group between Aguja Cuatro ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Pollone, Lower South Buttress of East Summit; Beg, Borrow or Steal
Cerro Pollone, lower south buttress of east summit; Beg, Borrow, or Steal. Blair Williams and I arrived in El Chalten ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Aguja Mermoz, Northwest Crest
Aguja Mermoz, northwest crest. On October 21 Vasja Kouta, David Pehnec, and I arrive at base camp, Piedra del Fraile. The ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Mermoz, Padre Viento; Guillaumet, The Gambler; St. Exupery, East Pillar Variation
Mermoz, Padre Viento; Guillaumet, The Gambler; St. Exupery, east pillar variation. Jared Ogden and I arrived in the Fitz Roy ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Fitz Roy, North Face
Cerro Fitz Roy, north face. During January Frenchmen Jerome Arpin, Sylvain Empereur, Yannick Ponson, and Lionel Pouzadoux climbed a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Fitz Roy, Supercanaleta
Fitz Roy, Supercanaleta. Max Berger, Jérome Blanc-Gras, and I made a winter ascent of Supercanaleta on Fitz Roy on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Fitz Roy, Supercanaleta and Californian Roulette; Cerro Torre, Compressor Route (Free Solos and Speed Solos)
The pressure is rising. Clear skies move from the south, and brilliant stars appear overhead. In under three weeks in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Domo Blanco, Son of Jurel; Aguja Poincenot, souhtern Cross; Cerro Piergiorgio, Attempt
Cerro Domo Blanco, Son of Jurel; Aguja Poincenot, Southern Cross; Cerro Piergiorgio, attempt. In January 2002 Jonathan Copp and I arrived ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Argentina, Argentine Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Aguja Saint Exupery, North Face and East Face Variation
Aguja Saint Exupery, north face and east face variation. On January 16, 2002, Americans Lorne Glick and Mark Davis climbed a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Chile, Northern Andes, Puna de Atacama, Peaks 5376m and 6070m, Veladero, Bonete, Reclus
Puna de Atacama, Peaks 5376m and 6070m, Veladero, Bonete, Reclus. On the high-altitude plateau of the Puna de Atacama, in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Chile, Northern Andes, Sierra Nevada de Lagunas Bravas
Sierra Nevada de Lagunas Bravas. Three years ago John Biggar’s book High Andes came out, listing three 6000+-meter peaks ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Chile, Central Andes, Peaks in the Cepo and Quempo Chains
Peaks in the Cepo and Quempo chains. I accompanied Fernando Montenegro (Santiago) in several forays into these two rocky chains ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Chile, Northern Patagonia, Lake District, Cochamo, Cerro Trinidad
Cochamo, Cerro Trinidad. I climbed in Cochamo in 1999 and 2000, staying two months each time. The first year four Brazilians and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Chile, Northern Patagonia, Lake District, Cochamo, Cerro Trinidad and Neighboring Peaks
Cochamo, Cerro Trinidad and neighboring peaks. (Editor’s note: In the 2001 AAJ, p. 300, Ian Parnell gives a summary of a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Chile, Central Patagonia, Bahia Murta Region
Bahia Murta Region. Between December 30, 2001, and January 12, 2002, David Wood and I climbed several unclimbed summits in the Tres Arroyos region ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South Summit of North Tower of Paine, Maury the Jewish Tapeworm; Central Tower of Paine, Bonnington-Whillans Route, first free ascent; South Tower of Paine, Andrea Oglioni
South summit of North Tower of Paine, Maury the Jewish Tapeworm; Central Tower of Paine, Bonington-Whillans Route first free ascent; ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine, North Summit of North Tower of Paine, Free Ascent
North summit of North Tower of Paine, free ascent. On February 17,2002, Allison Pennings and I climbed a new route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002