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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
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Tocllaraju, MGLA to Northwest Ridge
Tocllaraju, MGLA to Northwest Ridge. On July1 Mitja Glescic, and I climbed a new route on the west face of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Chaupijanca, Shicra, West Face and Southeast Ridge
Shicra, west face and southeast ridge. On July 5 Evelio Echevarria, Consuelo Amorós (my wife), and I left the mining ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
Nomenclature in the Huayhuash
Nomenclature in the Huayhuash. Since the Cordillera Huayhuash was first surveyed in 1927 by the American Geographic Society expedition, confusion over ...
AAJ
Notes
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Jirishanca Summary
Jirishanca summary. The impressive southeast aspect of Jirishanca (6,094m [sometimes given as 6,126m]) was a focal point of Huayhuash activity ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Jirishanca Suerte to East Buttress
Jirishanca, Suerte to East Buttress. During July 11-21 Italians Stefano DeLuca, Alessandro Piccini, and Paolo Stoppini (with Valerio Poggiani at ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Yerupaja, Limitless Madness to Summit Ridge
Yerupaja, Limitless Madness to summit ridge. My latest adventure began at the end of June. We were three Slovenians—Matevz ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Puscanturpa Norte, Various Activity
Puscanturpa Norte, various activity. July saw multiple teams camped below Puscanturpa Norte (5,652m), hoping to complete routes on the columned ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Central, Yanashinga, West Face
Yanashinga, West Face. One could consider Yanashinga (5,250m) the most technical and dizzying mountain of the Tíclio group. It ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Central, Yanashinga, Direct South Face
Yanashinga, Direct South Face. José Li Linway, Diego Fernández, and I left the village of San Mateo (3,300m), arriving ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Central, Nevado Huaguruncho, Tancash
Nevado Huaguruncho, Tancash. Huaguruncho, meaning “the white tusk,” is the 24th highest mountain in Peru (according to web pages that ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcabamba, Nevado Weqqe Suruchi, A Life Less Ordinary
Nevado Weqqe Suruchi, A Life Less Ordinary. The Panta Group lies in a sparsely populated area and consists of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcabamba, Pumasillo Group, Multiple Ascents
Pumasillo Group, multiple ascents. Sean Easton and I spent 20 days in the Pumasillo group of the Cordillera Vilcabamba, in south-central ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota, Chumpe (Jatunriti) Traverse, Colquecruz 1 Attempt (Alcamarinayoc)
Chumpe (Jatunriti) traverse, Colquecruz 1 attempt (Alcamarinayoc). Intrigued by the scarcity of information despite extensive research, Amy Bullard and I spent ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Peru, Cordillera Apolobamba
Ritipata, Palomani Grande, Palomani Tranca Central, and other ascents. John Biggar again visited the remote Peruvian Apolobamba, and as in 2002, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Venezuela, Matawi Tepui (a.k.a. Kukenan Tepui), Attempt and Exploration
Matawi Tepui (a.k.a. Kukenan Tepui), attempt and exploration. In the first week of February, climbers Federico Pizani, Luis ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Venezuela, Acopán Tepui, Pizza, Chocolate, y Cerveza
Acopán Tepui. Pizza, Chocolate y Cerveza. In March, back in Venezuela again, we were preparing for another intense tepui (...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Venezuela, Acopán Tepui, Pizza, Chocolate, y Cerveza
Acopán Tepui, Unate Arête (a.k.a. Racquel Welsh Arête). Louise Thomas, Dave Turnball, Steve Mayers, and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Guyana, Roraima, The Scorpion Wall
Roraima, The Scorpion Wall. My dream of climbing a tepui began more than 10 years ago. An article in National Geographic ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Bolivia, Illusión, Illusión Congelada
Ilusión, Ilusión Congelada. On June 14 we established a new route on Ilusión (5,330m) in the Condoriri Group ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004
South America, Bolivia, Ancohuma, Barrador Intimo; Pico Del Norte, C'est la Vie, and Other Ascents
Ancohuma, Barrador Intimo; Pico del Norte, C’est la Vie, and other ascents. Climbing early in the year on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2004