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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
South America, Chile, Northern Patagonia, Cerro Trinidad, Velebit
Cerro Trinidad, Velebit. This route was fun, but not as hard as others in this region. Ivica Matkovic and I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Chile, Northern Patagonia, San Lorenzo, First Winter Ascent
San Lorenzo, first winter ascent. In July Chilean andinistas Pablo Besser, Camilo Rada, and Manuel Bugueño completed the first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Northern Patagonia, Lake District, Bariloche, Cerro Catedral
Lake District, Bariloche, Cerro Catedral. The granite spires around Refugio Frey in Cerro Catedral provide great rock climbing, with routes ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Season Overview
Season overview. The Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre massifs saw a ferocious amount of activity this season, particularly during a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Torre, Quinque Anni ad Paradisum
Cerro Torre, Quinque Anni ad Paradisum. Italian climbers Alessandro Beltrami, Giacomo Rossetti, and Ermanno Salvaterra climbed a new route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Torre, Slovenian Start Variation, and Aguja Poincenot, Italian Route, First Integral Ascent
Cerro Torre, Slovenian Start variation, and Aguja Poincenot, Italian Route, first integral ascent. On January 17, 2005, our small team from Slovenia, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Standhardt, Punta Herron, Torre Egger, Traverse
Cerro Standhardt, Punta Herron, Torre Egger, traverse. I came to Patagonia this year with the primary goal of climbing Torre ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Historical Note: Regarding the 1980 Italian Route (De Dona-Giongo) on Egger
Historical Note: Regarding the 1980 Italian Route (De Dona-Giongo) on Egger, Huber writes, “I [cannot say] if they climbed it or ...
AAJ
Notes
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Torre Egger, Near Miss and monster fall
Torre Egger, near miss and monster fall. In early February, Jonny Copp, Josh Wharton, and I joined forces to climb ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Standhardt, Potter Route and Other Firsts
Cerro Standhardt, Potter Route and other firsts. I arrived in El Chalten on January 29 to meet Dean Potter, who had ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Fitz Roy, New Route Attempt
Fitz Roy, new route attempt. We made two trips to Patagonia to climb the Northwest Pillar of Fitz Roy. On ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Fitz Roy, Canadian Route; Aguja Rafael Juarez, Comono; Other Firsts and New Variations
Fitz Roy, Canadian Route; Aguja Rafael Juarez, Comono; other firsts and new variations. There was excitement among the climbers at ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Agujas Saint Exupery, Rafael Juarez, and Poincenot, Traverse
Agujas Saint Exupery, Rafael Juarez, and Poincenot, traverse. Beginning on February 18 Jonny Copp and I enchained Saint Exupery, Aguja Rafael ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre Massifs, Various Ascents
Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre massifs, various ascents. Between mid-January and early March a young team of Slovene climbers, including ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Hielo Continental, Cerro Dos Cuernos, First Ascent
Cerro Dos Cuernos, first ascent. The Cordon Mariano Moreno is a range located in the middle of the Southern Patagonia ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Hielo Continental, Cerro Murallón, Attempt
Cerro Murallón, attempt. The following has been condensed from a press release provided by Glowacz’s publicist in response ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, North Tower of Paine, New Route
North Tower of Paine, new route. In February 2002 John Rzeczycki and I climbed a new route that went to the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, Paine Chico, Eol
Paine Chico, Eol. I first saw the west face of Paine Chico (also called Cerro Almirante Nieto’s west summit) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, South of Paine, Cerro Ladrillero, First Ascent
Cerro Ladrillero, first ascent. Patagonia is a land that challenges you to be patient, where waiting for the window is ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Tierro del Fuego, Yorkminster Group, Exploration and Monte Vavel Attempt
In February Krzysztof Wielicki, Jacek Fluder, Wlodzimierz Szczesny, and I, after traveling for 80 hours from Poland, set up base camp ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Antarctica, Sentinel Range, Vinson Massif, Vinson, Summary, Record Numbers and New Route
Vinson, summary, record numbers and new route. Over 120 people attempted Vinson Massif this season, far surpassing the previous record of 78 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Antarctica, Sentinel Range, Vinson Massif, Jaca Peak (3,372m), Southeast Face; Vinson West, Galfrío Route; Mt. Vinson (4,897m), Friendship Banana Gully to Branscomb Ridge
Jaca Peak (3,372m), southeast face; Vinson West, Galfrío Route; Mt. Vinson (4,897m), Friendship Banana Gully to Branscomb ridge. On ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Antarctica, Sentinel Range, Vinson Massif, Vinson, New height (4,892m), First Ascents of Sub-Peaks, Many New Peak Names
Vinson, new height (4,892m), first ascents of sub-peaks, many new peak names. As the name implies, Vinson Massif is a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Antarctica, Sentinel Range, Vinson Massif, Vinson, summit register removed
Vinson, summit register removed. On January 1, 2005 I removed the summit register book from the aluminum cylinder in which it had ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Antarctica, The Peninsula, Livingston Island, Tangra Mountains, Komini Peak, West Slope New Rock Route
Tangra Mountains, Komini Peak, west slope new rock route. Komini (774m: 62°39'10.1"S, 60°07’05.7" W) is one of the minor peaks ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Antarctica, The Peninsula, Livingston Island, Tangra Mountains, Lyaskovets Peak, First Ascent; Zograf Peak, First Ascent
Tangra Mountains, Lyaskovets Peak, first ascent; Zograf Peak, first ascent. Lyaskovets (62°39'48.5" S, 60°08'34.7" W) is a peak of elevation 1,473 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Antarctica, The Peninsula, Livingston Island, Vidin Heights, Melnik Peak, Melnik Ridge, First Ascent
Vidin Heights, Melnik Peak, Melnik Ridge, first ascent. Miziya Peak (604m: 62°36'06.4" S, 60°09'11.2" W) is the main summit of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Antarctica, The Peninsula, Livingston Island, The Peninsula; Attempts and Ascents on Anvers, Brabant, and Wiencke islands
The Peninsula; attempts and ascents on Anvers, Brabant, and Wiencke islands. A team of primarily British climbers aboard Alun Hubbard’...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Antarctica, South Georgia, Larsen Harbour to Royal Bay Traverse and First Ascent of Peak 5,680'
Larsen Harbour to Royal Bay traverse and first ascent of Peak 5,680'. Using Skip Novak’s yacht Pelagic to make ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Antarctica, South Georgia, Mt. Paget and Other Attempts
Mt. Paget and other attempts. From February to May 2005 a multi-national team of climbers sailed the yacht Gambo from Ushuaia ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Africa, Morocco, Atlas Mountains, Taghia, Oujdad peak (2,695 m), Barracuda
Atlas Mountains, Taghia, Oujdad peak (2,695 m), Barracuda. In the remote High Atlas Mountains, the Polish team of Eliza Kubarska, Borek ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Africa, Morocco, Atlas Mountains, Taghia, Jbel Tagoujimt N' Tsouaint, Tamdoine
Atlas Mountains, Taghia, Jbel Tagoujimt N’ Tsouaint, Tamdoine. At the end of September the team of three Catalonians (Jordi Jambert ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Africa, Morocco, Anti Atlas, Tafraoute, New Routes
Anti Atlas, Tafraoute, new routes. It was a brilliant week of doing new routes on the quartzite around Tafraoute. Our ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Africa, Uganda, Rwensori Mountains, Mt. Stanley (Margherita Peak, 5,109m)
Rwenzori Mountains, Mt. Stanley (Margherita Peak, 5,109m), west face, new route. In July, Steve Roach—44-year-old rocket scientist for NASA, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Africa, Kenya, Mt. Kenya, Pt. John, New Rock Routes
Mt. Kenya, Pt. John, new rock routes. December weather is still unstable: sunny warm days can switch with high winds, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Africa, Kenya, Nithi Gorge, Opium of the People
Nithi Gorge, Opium of the People. Alex Fiksman and I climbed a new route in the Nithi Gorge over two ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Africa, Kenya, Ndoto Mountains, Poi, Doing A Dirty Eastern Groove
Ndoto Mountains, Poi, Doing A Dirty Eastern Groove. During July of 2003, we climbed a new 17-pitch route up the east ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Africa, Kenya, Ndoto Mountains, Poi, Story About Dancing Dogs
Ndoto Mountains, Poi, Story About Dancing Dogs. In 2002 the Slovenian team of Luka Fonda, Stanko Gruden, Matja Jeran, Goran Koren, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Africa, Kenya, Ndoto Mountains, Manamonet, Maximum Miracle Centre
Ndoto Mountains, Manamonet, Maximum Miracle Centre. The British team of Toby Dunn, Alex Jakubowski, and Ben Winston, climbed a virgin ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Africa, Madagascar, Tsaranoro Atsimo, Avanà
Tsaranoro Atsimo, Avanà. Between October 1 and 7 Italians Paolo Stoppini, Paolo Tombini, Alberto Zucchetti, and I climbed a new route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2005