American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Greenland, East Greenland, Watkins Mountains, First Ascents from the Fleece Glacier
Watkins Mountains, first ascents from the Fleece Glacier. Toward the end of May a British expedition comprising Jim Hall, Bob ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, East Greenland, Mikis Fjord, Ascent of Red Peak
Mikis Fjord, ascent of Red Peak. Hoping to find anchorage in Kangerdlussuaq Fjord, which would give access to the Lemon ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, East Greenland, Schweizerland, Tupilak North Face, Lessons in Humility
Schweizerland, Tupilak north face, Lessons in Humility. Before we left, Al Powell, the ultimate expert on East Greenland, told us: “...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Lindenows Fjord, Apostelens Tommelfinger, Attempt on a New Route
Lindenows Fjord, Apostelens Tommelfinger, attempt on a new route. In 2003 German climbers, Steffen Laetsch, Jens and Michael Richter, and I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Kangikitsoq Fjord, Tupilak Tower, Sandro e Vito; Lorenzo Peak, First Ascent, Freedom Pillar Route
Kangikitsoq Fjord, Tupilak Tower, Sandro e Vito; Lorenzo Peak, first ascent, Freedom Pillar route. “In the footsteps of Vikings” (Mark ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Quvernit Island, Sever Virgin Summits and Nine New Long Granite Routes
Quvernit Island, seven virgin summits and nine new long granite routes. At the end of July a seven-member-strong group from ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North American, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Pamiagdluk Island, New Routes on the Baron and Baronet
Pamiagdluk Island, new routes on the Baron and Baronet. Ross Cowie and Tim Marsh (UK) with Ronan Browner and Donie ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Pamiagdluk Island, New Routes on the Baron and Baronet
Pamiagdluk Island, new routes on the Baron and Baronet. About two weeks after the Anglo-Irish team mentioned above, a seven-member ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Pamiagdluk Island, Kangerdluarssuk Fjord, Baron and Other Peaks, New Routes, Exploring, and Mapmaking
Pamiagdluk Island, Kangerdluarssuk Fjord, Baron and other peaks, new routes, exploring, and mapmaking. On July 8, 12 members of the Karabiner Mountaineering ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Pamiagdluk East, First Ascents and Repeats
Pamiagdluk East, first ascents and repeats. During two weeks of perfect weather in the second half of August Daniela and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell Region, Tasermiut Fjord, Ketil Pyramid, New Route
Tasermiut Fjord, Ketil Pyramid, new route. I arrived in the area at the end of July, hoping to be the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, Cape Farwell Region, Tasermiut Fjord, Nalumasortoq, Prowed and Free; Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick, Speed Ascent
Tasermiut Fjord, Nalumasortoq, Prowed and Free; Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick, speed ascent. On July 2 Nathan Martin and I started our 34-day ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America,Greenland, Cape Farwell Region, Tasermiut Fjord, Ulamertorssuaq and Ketil, First Ascents
Tasermiut Fjord, Ulamertorssuaq and Ketil, first ascents. Eight young French climbers on their first expedition were in the area from ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, West Greenland, Nutarmuit Island, Ullukkut
Nutarmuit Island, Ullukkut. Originally I had wanted to climb a formation on Qaersorssuaq Island, however on the July boat ride ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Greenland, West Greenland, West Coast, Various First Ascents
West Coast, various first ascents. The 10m fiberglass yacht Dodo’s Delight, skippered by Bob Shepton again visited the West ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Mexico, Nuevo Leon, The Muñeca, La Muñequita
The Muñeca, La Muñequita. This 5,000' peak, 30 miles west of the Potrero Chico, was previously unclimbed because of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Mexico, Nuevo Leon, El Potrero Chico, Feral Dover Ridge and Monster Truck
El Potrero Chico, Feral Dover Ridge and Monster Truck. Feral Dover Ridge (15 pitches, 5. 10dX, Cindy Tolle and I, September) starts ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Mexico, Nuevo Leon, El Potrero Chico, Battle Royale
El Potrero Chico, Battle Royale. Going to Mexico was perhaps the best decision I ever made. It is a land ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Mexico, Nuevo Leon, Cerro Picachos, Various New Routes
Cerro Picachos, various new routes. This granite area off Hwy 85, 50 miles north of Monterrey, is as beautiful as it is ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Mexico, Nuevo Leon, El Pico Erin, Xiuhtecuhtli
El Pico Erin, Xiuhtecuhtli. Xiuhtecuhtli is named for the God of Fire of the Nahuatl Cultures. The route, located in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Caraz II, Australian Route and Salida Directa de Los Gordos
Caraz II, Australian Route and Salida Directa de Los Gordos. Early season snowfalls in the Cordillera Blanca created unstable conditions ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Parón, Bartonellosis to Summit Mushroom
Parón, Bartonellosis to summit mushroom. Owen Samuel, Mike Pescod, Tony Barton, and I set off up the Santa Cruz ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
North America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, La Esfinge, Killa Quillay and Variation
La Esfinge, Killa Quillay and variation. From July 24-31, Spanish climbers Ángel Olmos, Antonio L. Liria, and José M. Cancho ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Yanawaca, Attempt
Yanawaca, attempt. Last May two Mexican friends, Carlos Bazua Morales and Emiliano Villanueva Rabotnikof, and I traveled to the Cordillera ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Pisco Este, South Face to Summit Ridge
Pisco Este, south face to summit ridge. In mid-June I went to the East Peak of Pisco via Laguna 69 and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chacraraju Oests, The Lord of the Towers, to Middle Summit
Chacraraju Oeste, The Lord of the Towers, to middle summit. On July 8 and 9 Marjan Kovac and I (both from Slovenia) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Hualcán Peak, 5,350m (Nevado Libron), East Ridge, and Huichganga, South Ridge
Hualcán Peak 5,350m (Nevado Libron), east ridge, and Huichganga, south ridge. On July 10 Dave Sykes and I (both British) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Hatun Ulloc, Karma de Los Condores
Hatun Ulloc, Karma de Los Condores. On August 29 Wayne Crill and I completed a new route on the previously unclimbed 350...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Oschapalca, New Route and Various Activity
Oschapalca, new route and various activity. After acclimatizing by guiding the Normal Route (PD) on Pisco (5,752m), the North Ridge (...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Jangyaraju, South Face
Jangyaraju, south face. As part of a program for aspirant guides run by the Mountain Guide Association of Peru (AGMP), ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huamashraju, Various Routes
Huamashraju, various routes. Huamashraju (a.k.a. Wamashraju 5,434m) is located southeast of Huaraz, just above the village of Janku. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Other Information
Cordillera Blanca, other information. New route activity was below normal in 2004, presumably because of atypical unsettled weather and conditions. The ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Siula Chico, A Scream of Silence, to Summit Ridge
Siula Chico, A Scream of Silence, to summit ridge. Our five-member Slovene expedition to the Cordillera Huayhuash had plans for ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Central, Nevado Llongote, Lima-Limon
Nevado Llongote, Lima-Limon. The day after setting up base camp by Laguna Llongote in the Zona Yauyos, Guillermo Meija and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota, Various Ascents
Various ascents. Our expedition included Stanko Mihev, Franc and Janeta Pusnik, Samo Rupreht, Matjaz Prislan, Marko Anzelak, Igor Plesivcnik, Peter ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota, Various Ascents
Various ascents. The Anglo-Scot- tish Vilcanota Expedition 2004 had as its primary objective the south face of Colque Cruz 1 (6,102m). Our ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Cololo (5,915m); Chaupi Orco Northern Summit (6000m); Katantica Central (5,610m); New Routes and Repeats
Cololo (5,915m); Chaupi Orco northern summit (6,000m); Katantica Central (5,610m); new routes and repeats. During July resident French guide Alain ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Overview and New Routes
Overview and new routes. During 2004 there were significantly fewer climbers in Bolivia than in previous years. Political instability may have ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz, New Routes and Information
New routes and information. A six-member British expedition organized by Sarah Griffin visited the Gigante Grande Group in June and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Andes, Argentina, Various Ascents
Various ascents. In March Marcelo Brandán, Nicolás Pantaleón, and Angel Ireba made the second or third ascent ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Andes, Argentina, Cerro Chepical, First Ascent and Cerro Fandango, Ascent
Cerro Chepical, first ascent and Cerro Fandango, ascent. In February 2005 Antonio Pontoriero and I erected a camp on the southwest ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Andes, Argentina, Cerro de la Aguada, Ascent and Historical Note
Cerro de la Aguada, ascent and historical note. A group of Argentinean climbers of the Club Andino Mar del Plata ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Andes, Argentina, Cerro El Cóndor, Addendum
Cerro El Cóndor, addendum. On p. 302 of the AAJ 2004, El Cóndor is mentioned in the title of Alexander ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Andes, Argentina, Ten Years of Exploration in the Puna de Atacama
Ten years of exploration in the Puna de Atacama. During the last decade, exploratory mountaineering has achieved importance in the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina and Chile, Central Andes, Chile, Punta Italia, Direct West Face
Punta Italia, Direct West Face. This fine mountain had its first ascent in 1934 by Italians Gervasutti and Binaghi. Some routes ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina and Chile, Central Andes, Chile, North Tower of Rengo, Séptimo Arte
North Tower of Rengo, Séptimo Arte. In February 2005 Francisco Rojas, Dario Arancibia, and I opened a new route, using ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Chile, Central Andes, Torres del Brujo, El Condor
Torres del Brujo, El Condor. Elena Davila, Riccardo Redaelli, and I finally reached Santiago, Chile on December 20 after a long ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Torres del Brujo, Aprendiz del Brujo, Grand Illusion, and Other Activity
The Torres del Brujo area is situated in the Chilean Andes, south of Santiago, in the massif of Cerro Portillo (4,850...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Aconcagua, 2004-2005 Season Overview
Aconcagua, 2004-2005 season overview. From December 15, 2004 to March 15, 2005 there were 6,490 visitors, less than the preceding year. There were fewer trekkers, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Uruguayan Rugby Team Plane Crash of 1972, New Discovery
Uruguayan rugby team plane crash of 1972, new discovery. On February 12, 2005 Mario Perez (an Argentinean horse guide) and I made a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005