American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine, North, Central, and South Towers of Paine, Solo Link-up
North, Central, and South Towers of Paine, solo link-up. On February 16, 2002, I awoke in Campamento Japanese at 2:00 a.m., got ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Pingo Valley, La Mascara, Illusiones and Duncan's Dihedral; Paine Chico, West Face; Cuernos
La Mascara, Ilusiones and Duncan's Dihedral; Paine Chico, West Face; Cuernos. In early January 2002 Englishmen Andy Cave and Leo Houlding ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, South of Paine, Cerro Panchote
Cerro Panchote. The first winter ascent of Cerro Panchote, a triple-summited glaciated peak, occurred in September 2000, reports the Spanish magazine ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
South America, Chile, Tierra del Fuego, Monte Ada
Monte Ada. On Saturday, February 3, the rather grandly titled British Darwin Range Expedition 2001 arrived in the city of Ushuaia in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Antarctica, South Georgia, Three Brothers, First Ascent
Three Brothers, first ascent. Sailing aboard the yacht Pelagic, Alun Hughes, Skip Novak (captain of Pelagic), and I arrived at ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Antarctica, South Georgia, Nordenskjold Attempt and Normann Ascent
Nordenskjold attempt and Normann ascent. John Griber, Hilaree Nelson, and Rick Armstrong along with film crew Tom Day and John ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Antarctica, The Mainland, Sentinal Range, Overview
Sentinel Range, overview. In the 2001-02 season 67 climbers, including only four women, attempted Vinson by the normal route. Sixty reached ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Antarctica, The Peninsula, Wiencke and Ronge Islands, Various Ascents and Scientific Program
Wiencke and Ronge Islands, various ascents and scientific program. An international expedition comprising myself as leader and skipper, co-skipper Dave ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Antarctica, The Peninsula, Various Climbs
Antarctic Peninsula, various climbs. The British Army Antarctic Expedition aboard the John Laing made the second ascent of Mt. Johnston (2,304...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Middle East, Turkey, Mt. Ararat, Northeast Rib/Face
Mt. Ararat, northeast rib/face. On July 27, a group of climbers from five countries made an ascent of the northeast ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Middle East, Iran, Alam Kuh, North Wall, New Route, Second Winter Ascent of the Face and Historical Reporting
Alam Kuh, north wall, new route, second winter ascent of the face, and historical reporting. A joint team comprising members ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Egypt, Red Sea Mountains, an Historical Overview and Recent First Ascents
Red Sea Mountains, an historical overview and recent first ascents. Following the discovery of an old book by G.W. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Mali, Hombori Mountains, New Route
Hombori Mountains, new route. From November 20 to January 14 my brother Michael and I visited the Hand of Fatima in the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Madagascar, General Information
General information. For a selection of topo and photo diagrams, look at the two websites, www.madamax.com/camp-catta and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Madagascar, Tsaranoro Be, New Routes
Tsaranoro Be, new routes. The prominent series of corners that form the right side of the Yellow Pillar left of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Madagascar, Lemur Wall, New Route
Lemur Wall, new route. To the right of Pectorine, in the vicinity of the huge broken flake, Swiss climbers, Jurg ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Madagascar, Tsaranoro, Various Climbs and New Routes
Tsaranoro, various climbs and new routes. Dave Kenyon and I arrived at Camp Catta on September 19. Our first three days ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Madagascar, The Sea Cliffs, New Sport Routes
The Sea Cliffs, new sport routes. Michel Piola and Benoit Robert returned to the North Coast for a couple of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Mozambique, Sitting Chief
Sitting Chief. I was part of a joint Mountain Club of South Africa/British Mountaineering Council expedition to northern Mozambique ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Russia, Central Caucasus, Ushba Region, Overview
Ushba Region, overview. The region of Ushba is the heart of the Caucasus. Baksanskoy ravine is rather wide, limited by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2002