American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, North Twin, North Face, House-Prezelj
North Twin, north face, House-Prezelj. In early April 2004 American Steve House and Slovenian Marko Prezelj made the third ascent (Lowe-Jones, 1974; ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Kitchener, Rights of Passage, Second Ascent
Mt. Kitchener, Rights of Passage, second ascent. The welcoming heat of late June had us on the Icefields Parkway to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Snow Dome, For Feathers to Serac Base
Snow Dome, For Fathers to serac base. This route is an obvious line, 600m to climber’s right of Slipstream (...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Temple North Face, Winter Ascents of Greenwood-Locke and Robinson-Orvig a.k.a. Sphynx Face
Mt. Temple north face, winter ascents of Greenwood-Locke and Robinson-Orvig a.k.a. Sphynx Face. “It is impossible to say ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Stephen, Great Western
Mt. Stephen, Great Western. Great Western lies on the north face of Mt. Stephen (3,199m) in Yoho National Park, by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Inflexible, East Face Funfun
Mt. Inflexible, East Face Funfun. David Marra invited me on a secret mission on December 7, 2002. All I knew was that ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Canada, Quebec, Cran des Érables, Hot Salami and Winter Potential
Cran des Érables, Hot Salami and winter potential. At the end of December, Frédéric Maltais and I climbed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Greenland, The Far North, Jensenland, Explorations of Most Northerly Land
Jensenland, explorations of most northerly land. This was the seventh in a series of joint European and American expeditions to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
Jensenland, Historical Timeline of the Search for the Northernmost Point of Land on Earth
Jensenland, historical timeline of the search for the northernmost point of land on Earth. Based on the results from the 1996 ...
AAJ
Notes
2004
North America, East Greenland, Staunings Alps, Dansketinde, First Ascents of South and Southwest Ridges
Staunings Alps, Dansketinde, first ascents of south and southwest ridges. On July 15, Hamish Irvine, Colwyn Jones (Medical Officer), Jonathan Preston, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, East Greenland, Knud Rasmussen and Liverpool Land, Various Ascents
Knud Rasmussen and Liverpool Land, various ascents. In July 2002 Tim Mosedale and companions spent two weeks in Liverpool Land, then ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, East Greenland, Knud Rasmussen Land, First Ascents
Knud Rasmussen Land, first ascents. From July 22 to August 16 a five-man British team of Bob Dawson, John and Mark Doplock, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, East Greenland, Knud Rasmussen Land, First Ascents
Knud Rasmussen Land, first ascents. A team of young British climbers (average age 25) completed 16 ascents of previously unclimbed peaks in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, East Greenland, Rignys Bjerg, Numerous First Ascents
Rignys Bjerg, numerous first ascents. The eight-member British team of Bob Appleyard, Guy Beaumont, Martin Bohl, Rob Coles, Sean and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, East Greenland, Lemon Mountains, First Ascents and New Routes
Lemon Mountains, first ascents and new routes. The increasingly popular Lemon Mountains were visited by a 10-member Scottish expedition comprising ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, East Greenland, Southern Kangerdlugssuaq, Kronrpins Frederiks Berge, First Ascents
Southern Kangerdlugssuaq, Kronprins Frederiks Berge, first ascents. From July 23 to August 15 eight British climbers (Pete Brooks, Bill Church, Brian Davison, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, East Greenland, Thor's Land, Queen Lilliana, First Ascent
Thors Land, Queen Lilliana, first ascent. John Burcham, myself and brother Andy, together with Shinichi Sakamoto again visited the fjords ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, East Greenland, Schweizerland, Tupilak Region, New Routes
Schweizerland, Tupilak region, new routes. In July the five-woman team of Justine Curgenven, Di Gilbert, Rosie Golden, Catrin Thomas, and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, South Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Ice Cap First Ascents
South Greenland, Ice Cap first ascents. Scottish mountaineers, Douglas Campbell and Malcolm Thorburn, had visited the ice cap northeast of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, South Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Sermersoq Island, Southwest Face of The Needle
Sermersoq Island, southwest face of The Needle. In 2002 French climbers, Pierre Mayet, Marrhieu Noury and Marie Ponson climbed a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
Sermersoq Island, New Routes and Repeat Ascents
In August 2003 a six-member British party comprising: Kate Boobyer, Derek and Sarah Fuller, Derek’s parents Brian and Sue Fuller, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, South Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Nalumasortoq, South-Southwest Face of Left Pillar, New Route
Nalumasortoq, south-southwest face of Left Pillar, new route. At the end of June a four-member team from Spanish TV arrived ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, South Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Nalumasortoq, First Free Ascent of the Left Pillar
Nalumasortoq, first free ascent of the left pillar. Timmy O’Neill and I wandered off to the remote fjords of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, South Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Nalumasortoq (2,045 m), New Route on South-Southwest Face of Central Pillar and First Free Ascent of Any of the Pillars
Nalumasortoq (2,045m), new route on south-southwest face of Central Pillar and first free ascent on any of the pillars. Ulamertorssuaq, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, South Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Nalumasortoq (2,045 m), South-Southwest Face of Central Pillar New Route
Nalumasortoq (2,045m), south-southwest face of Central Pillar, new route, One Way Ticket. In July the first Russian team to climb ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, South Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Nalumasortoq South-Southwest Face of Right Pillar, First All Free Ascent of Non C'e Due Senza Tre and First Ascent of a New Route on Half Dome
Nalumasortoq, south southwest face of Right Pillar, first all free ascent of Non C’e Due Senza Tre, and first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, South Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Agdlerussakasit (1,750m), New Route on East Face; The Butler (900m) and Mark (900m)
Agdlerussakasit (1,750m), east face, new route on east face; The Butler (900m) and Mark (900m), first ascents. Overlooking Torssukatak Sound ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, South Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Agdlerussakasit East Face, Maujit Quoqarsassia (1,560 m) First Ascent and New Route
Agdlerussakasit east face, Maujit Qoqarsassia (1,560 m) first ascent and new route. The members of our expedition were Jesus Bosque (cameraman), ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, South Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Pamiagdluk Island, The Baroness, Second Ascent of Venus Envy; Prins Christian Sund, Igdlorssuit Havn, Repeat Ascents and New Routes
Pamiagdluk Island, The Baroness, second ascent of Venus Envy; Prins Christian Sund, Igdlorssuit Havn, repeat ascents and new routes. Sarah ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, South Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Prins Christian Sund, Igdlorssuit Havn Tower, New Routes and First Free Ascents on the West Face
Prins Christian Sund, Igdlorssuit Havn Tower, new routes and first free ascents on the west face. An eight-man team comprising ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Mexico, Chihuahua, El Pilar, La Crux de Navidad
El Pilar, La Crux de Navidad. This route climbs the long diagonal crack on the east face of El Pilar. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Mexico, Parque Nacional Cascada de Basaseachic, Summary of Climbing on El Gigante
Summary of climbing on El Gigante. This year saw at least two repeats of Logical Progression and the establishment of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Mexico, Parque Nacional Cascada de Basaseachic, El Gigante, Man on Fire
El Gigante, Man On Fire. This 21-pitch route (5.10d/A0 or 5.12a) was established by Alex and Nathalie Catlin, Cindy ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Mexico, Parque Nacional Cascada de Basaseachic, El Gigante, Los Sueños del Gigante
El Gigante, Los Sueños del Gigante. This 22-pitch route (5.11d/A0 or 5.12d) was established in mixed style, by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Mexico, Parque Nacional Cascada de Basaseachic, El Gigante, Bernat Pudent
El Gigante, Bernat Pudent. Last summer we flew from Catalonia to Mexico. We had seen pictures of the impressive west ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Mexico, Nuevo León, Parque Nacional Cumbres de Monterrey, Trad at the Potrero Chico
Trad at the Potrero Chico. The bolt Mecca of northeastern Mexico was profaned by a series of long trad routes ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
North America, Mexico, Nuevo León, Parque Nacional Cumbres de Monterrey, La Huasteca, Abuelo Fuego
La Huasteca, Abuelo Fuego. Tatewari is a stunning 550-meter limestone wall in the Canon de Escaleras, near Monterrey. After the 2001 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Pucahirca Norte I, The Power of Perspective
Nevado Pucahirca Norte I, The Power of Perspective. In August 1979 Jack Miller organized the first commercial trek from the village ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Alpamayo, Tragedies
Nevado Alpamayo, tragedies. Alpamayo (5,947m), once selected as the world’s most beautiful mountain, sees many ascents, but, in the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Quitaraju, South Face, Clarification
Nevado Quitaraju, south face, clarification. The Bullock-Powell Route (AAJ 2002, p. 295-6) begins to the right of the Slovenian Route, but ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, La Esfinge, Welcome to the Slabs of Koricancha
La Esfinge, Welcome to the Slabs of Koricancha. On June 18, Slovaks Dusan Beranek, Rado Staruch, and I reached the top ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, La Esfinge, Southeast Face, The Furious Gods
La Esfinge, southeast face, The Furious Gods. On January 1, 2003 Jeff Beaulieu and Vincent Légaré, of Quebec, Canada, reached the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, La Esfinge, El Diente de la Esfinge
La Esfinge, El Diente de la Esfinge. In March 2003 Boud Docter (Holland), Geoff Hall (Australia), and Dave Lucas (U.K.) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chacraraju Este, En el Alto, el Viento sera Nuestra Recompensa, to Summit Ridge
Chacraraju Este, En el Alto, el Viento sera Nuestra Recompensa, to summit ridge. Aymeric Clouet and I took two days ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Norte and Este, Alexandra and Adam's Variation
Huandoy Norte and Este, Alexandra and Adam’s Variation. I arrived in Peru with the idea of climbing all four ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Sur, 11-Second Descent
Huandoy Sur, 11-second descent. In 1997 Frenchmen Jérôme Blanc-Gras and Yannick Graziani made the second ascent of the French ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chopicalqui, Significant Repeats
Chopicalqui, significant repeats. The Spanish climber Jordi Corominas made a rare repeat and possibly the first solo of what is ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
Nevado Ulta, Personal Jesus
In August, Jim Earl and I established a new route up the 1,000- meter north face of Nevado Ulta. The ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Ulta, West-Northwest Face
Nevado Ulta, west-northwest face. Previously unreported and scarcely known is an August 1985 ascent of an ice-and-mixed line, thought to be ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Copa, South Ridge
Nevado Copa, South Ridge. From June 13-16, an expedition led by Valerio Bertoglio, with UIAGM guides Fabrizio Manoni, Enrico Rosso, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004