American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell, Tornarssuk Island, Various Ascents
Tornarssuk Island, various ascents. On July 19 Dan O’Brien, Marylise Dufaux, Carl Pulley, Dave Whit- tingham, and I left the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Mexico, Candameña Canyon, Macuchi, Raramurí Lenguaje
Candameña Canyon, Macuchi, Raramurí Lenguaje. To further the evolution of climbing, our team of six Mexican guys (Diego Delmar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Mexico, Pico Candela, Northwest Ridge
Pico Candela, Northwest Ridge. In January 2006 Ralph Vega and I established the first technical route on this obvious 1,000' granite ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, La Esfinge, Salida desde la Oscuridad, and Waiting for Jurek
La Esfinge, Salida desde la Oscuridad, and Waiting for Jurek. The Polish team of Arkadiusz Grzadziel, Boguslaw Kowalski, and Jerzy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Ulta, Toy's Band
Nevado Ulta, Toy’s Band. After our climb in the Huayhuash [see below], we returned to Huaraz to learn about ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera, Nevado Chugllaraju, British Route to Summit Ridge
Nevado Chugllaraju, British Route to summit ridge. On June 24 John Pearson and I climbed a new route on the west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Chugllaraju, West Face
Nevado Chugllaraju, west face. American Thai Verzone and Australian David Clinton climbed a new route on Nevado Chugllaraju’s west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Churup, Northwest Ridge, Direct Variation
Churup, Northwest Ridge, direct variation. On May 24 Ben Ditto and I climbed a direct line up the northwest ridge of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Cayesh, Slo-Am Route
In May, Marko Prezelj and I visited Peru, where neither of us had been. We started our acclimatization with cragging ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Andavite/Chopiraju Central, Fight Club
Andavite/Chopiraju Central, Fight Club. In the summer we, both 21, spent several weeks in the Cordillera Blanca. During our first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Itsoc Huanca, Dominguerismo Vertical
Itsoc Huanca, Dominguerismo Vertical. The wall is situated in the Quebrada Rurec. To get there obtain transport to Olleros. Here ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Quebrada Rurec, Pietrorrrago: Vaffanculo; and Itsoc Huanca, Libertad es Partecipacion
Quebrada Rurec, Pietrorrrago: Vaffanculo; and Itsoc Huanca, Libertad es Partecipacion. On August 12, after some preparation, Italians Enzo Arciuoli, Giulio Canti, ...
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2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Rurec, Caravaca Jubilar
Rurec, Caravaca Jubilar. After installing base camp in mid-July 2003 below Rurec (5,080m) and fixing the initial pitches, we began our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Shaqsha Sur, Southeast Face
Shaqsha Sur, southeast face. In June Peruvian guides Elias Flores and Miguel Martinez, with Cesar Rosales and Italian Tizianoi Orio, ...
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2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huaketsa Punta, Eder Sabino Cacha
Huaketsa Punta, Eder Sabino Cacha. On June 11, 2004, Mauro Floret, Massimo Sacchi, and Marco Sterni, from Trieste, reached the summit of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Other Activity
Cordillera Blanca, other activity. The following information supplements the new routes individually reported above. In addition to their climbs on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Yerupaja Sur, Furieux Mais Romantiques
Yerupaja Sur, Furieux Mais Romantiques. The participants on our expedition were Benoît Mont- fort, François Nadal, Julien Laurent, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Trapecio, Southeast Face Direct
Trapecio, Southeast Face Direct. On July 10 Branko Ivanek, Miha Lampreht, and I (all from Slovenia), and Aritza Monasterio (Spanish-Basque, living ...
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2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Puscanturp Sur, El Guardian de Pachamama, to Top of Rock Wall
Puscanturpa Sur, El Guardian de Pachamama, to top of rock wall. Oriol Anglada (Catalunya) and I wanted to make our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Central, Pariakaka, Peru 6 Mil
Pariakaka, Peru 6 Mil. Pariakaka is located in the Yauyos area between the borders of Lima and Junin, where such other ...
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2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Central, Tunshu, Direct Northeast Face
Tunshu, Direct Northeast Face. To reach Tunshu (5,730m), take the main highway from Lima to Huancayo through Oroya and Pachacallo. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Oriental, Various Ascents
Various ascents. On an expedition I led to the Cordillera Oriental with Tim Riley, we did several climbs. Our first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcabamba, Various Ascents
Cordillera Vilcabamba, various ascents. In 2004 Canadians Conny Amelunxen and Neil Maedel visited the eastern end of the Pumasillo group, climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota, Auzangate Massif, Mapping and New Approach Route
Auzangate Massif, mapping and new approach route. In early May, Brad Johnson and I, accompanied by three American clients and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Peru, Cordillera Carabaya, Various Ascents
Cordillera Carabaya, various ascents. I led an expedition to the Peruvian Cordillera Carabaya in June, and we believe we made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Venezuela, Pico Ruiz, Idos en Guate, and Pico Humboldt, Five Pitches of Good Weather
Pico Ruiz Teran, Idos en Guate, and Pico Humboldt, Five Pitches of Good Weather. During January 2002 Carlos Pineda and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Venezuela, Auyan Tepuye, Gran Sabana, Rainbow Jambaia
Auyan Tepuye, Gran Sabana, Rainbow Jambaia. In March and April, Anne and John Arran, Ivan Calderón, Miles Gibson, Ben ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Suriname, Duivelsei, First Ascent
Duivelsei, first ascent. Intending to ascend an unclimbed mountain in the southern Suriname jungle, Gerke Hoekstra, Ronald Naar, and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Bolivia, Various Ascents
Bolivia, various ascents. Although more may come to light, Bolivian contacts and regular visitors know of little pioneering activity in 2005. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Andes, Chile, Sierra Nevada de las Lagunas Bravas, Exploration and Various Ascents
Sierra Nevada de las Lagunas Bravas, exploration and various ascents. During the four campaigns that we undertook in 1998,2000,2002, and 2005, several ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Andes, Argentina, Pissis-Bonete Region, Various Activity
Pissis-Bonete region, various activity. In March, Andrés Fabeiro and I were transported to the slopes of Cerro Pilar (erroneously ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Andes, Argentina, Cordon Cachi-Palermo, First Complete Traverse
Cordon Cachi-Palermo, first complete traverse. Cachi-Palermo is an isolated range located in the Argentine province of Salta. Its two main ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Central Andes, Chile, Cerro Marmolejo, Senda Real and the Nook
Cerro Marmolejo, Senda Real and The Nook. Austrians Harald Berger and Albert Leichtfried established a wild ice route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Central Andes, Chile, Cordon Granito, Overview
Cordon Granito, overview and various ascents. Cordon Granito is part of the Río Cipreses National Reserve, located in Chiles ...
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2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Central Andes, Argentina, Aconcagua, 2005-2006 Season Overview
Aconcagua, 2005-2006 season overview. From November 15, 2005, to March 15, 2006, the Parque Provincial Aconcagua had 7,285 visitors who trekked or climbed. This is 12.5% ...
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2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Central Andes, Argentina, Pico Polaco, An Offer You Can't Refuse
Pico Polaco, An Offer You Cant Refuse. On January 12, 2006, Scott Vanderplaats and I completed a new route on Pico Polaco (6,001...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Patagonia, Chile, Cochamó, Valle Cochamó, Overview and Various Ascents
Valle Cochamó, overview and various ascents. At pitch 13 on the white granite of the 1,000m Trinidad wall, Argentine Esequiel Manoni ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Patagonia, Chile, Cochamó, Cerro La Junta, Trinidad, and Roca Grande de la Junta
Cerro La Junta, Trinidad, and Roca Grande de la Junta, new routes. I made my first Cochamó expedition, from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Patagonia, Chile, Cochamó, Cerro La Junta, Viaje a la Luna Creciente
Cerro La Junta, Viaje a la Luna Creciente. In the grassy meadows of a high plateau, after six hours of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Northern Patagonia, Chile, Cochamó, El Monstruo, La Gran Rasa
El Monstruo, La Gran Raja. Jerzy Stefanski and I (both Polish) created a new line on the previously unclimbed east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Central Patagonia, Chile, Allevano Tower, Avellano pal Verano, and Costumes Rehearsal
Allevano Tower, Avellano pal Verano, and Costumes Rehearsal. While working for a month by massive San Lorenzo Peak as a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Central Patagonia, Argentina, San Lorenzo, Café Cortado
San Lorenzo, Café Cortado. The Up Project is a series of expeditions I conceived, in order to bring some strong ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Argentina, Chalten Massif, Patagonia Summary
Patagonia summary. [Note: this summary supplements the individual route reports below— Ed.] Unlike the past few years, this season did ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Argentina, Chalten Massif, Cerro Torre, El Arca de los Vientos
Cerro Torre, El Area de los Vientos. On November 12 and 13, Alessandro Beltrami, Rolando Garibotti, and Ermanno Salvaterra became the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Argentina, Chalten Massif, Cerro Torre, The Long Run; and Cerro Standhardt, Extreme Emotions
Cerro Torre, The Long Run; and Cerro Standhardt, Extreme Emotions. On Janurary 3, 2006, Stephen Koch and I went to Chalten and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Argentina, Chalten Massif, Fitz Roy, Linea di Eleganza, Second Ascent and First Free Ascent
Fitz Roy, Linea di Eleganza, second ascent and first free ascent. In a single push from February 22 to 24, 2006, Tommy Caldwell, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Argentina, Chalten Massif, Aguja Rafael Juarez, Blood on the Tracks; and Desmochado, The Sound and the Fury
Aguja Rafael Juarez, Blood on the Tracks; and Desmochada, The Sound and the Fury. In December, Taki Miyamoto (Japan), Freddie ...
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2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Argentina, Chalten Massif, Desmochada, Golden Eagle
Desmochada, Golden Eagle. On January 29 German Alexander Huber and I went from Bridwell Camp to Campo de los Polacos, directly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Argentina, Chalten Massif, Various Ski Descents
Various ski descents. In the fall Bean Bowers, Ben Ditto, and I completed a ski mountaineering circumnavigation of the Fitz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Argentina, Hielo Continental, Cerro Murallón, Gone with the Wind
Cerro Murallón, Gone with the Wind. On the north pillar of Cerro Murallón (2,831m), Stefan Glowacz and Robert ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006