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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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Climbs And Expeditions
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
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Argentina, Hielo Continental, Cerro Lliboutry, First Ascent, Winter Ascent
Cerro Lliboutry, first ascent, winter ascent. On July 20 Abdo Fernández and I, both Chilean, flew to Punta Arenas and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Chile, Torres del Paine National Park, General Information
General information. Riders on the Storm (1,200m, 5.12d A3), first climbed by Germans Nor- bert Bätz, Peter Dittrich, Bernd ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Chile, Torres del Paine National Park, Cuerno Este, First Ascent, Lauchon Este
Cuerno Este, first ascent, Lauchon Este. In early March 2006 Milena Gomez and I, both Argentine, completed the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Chile, Torres del Paine National Park, Peineta, Capicúa Pastor
Peineta, Capicúa Pastor. In October, Dario Arancibia and I summited Peineta, the fourth Paine Tower, by a new route (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Chile, West of Paine, Meseta de los Franceses, Various First Ascents
Meseta de los Franceses, various first ascents. In July, Pablo Besser, Ismael Mena, Nicolás von Graevenitz, and I made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
South America, Argentina and Chile, Southern Patagonia, Chile, South of Paine, Cerro Balmaceda, First Winter Ascent
Cerro Balmaceda, first winter ascent. Cerro Balmaceda (2,260m) is located at the southern end of the Continental Icecap, some 40km ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Union Glacier, "Mt. Herve, " Possible First Ascent: Horsehoe Glacier, "High Nunatak," Possible First Ascent
Union Glacier, “Mt. Hervé,” possible first ascent; Horseshoe Glacier, “High Nunatak,” possible first ascent. Previously unreported from the 2004-05 season, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Sentinel Range, Vinson Massif, Summary
Vinson Massif, summary. Around 140 climbers summited Vinson during the 2005-2006 season, with only four climbers unsuccessful. There were no new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Sentinel Range, New Altitude Survey, Mt. Craddock, West Face; Mt. Gardner, Ascent; Mt. Tyree, Attempt
New altitude survey; Mt. Craddock, west face; Mt. Gardner, ascent; Mt. Tyree, attempt. As a continuation of previous GPS work ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Sentinel Range, Vinson Massif, West Face, Purple Haze Couloir
Vinson Massif, west face, Purple Haze Couloir. It was January 15, 2005 and we had been stuck in Vinson base camp for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Sentinel Range, Epperly-Shinn Col, West Face, Attempt and Accident
Epperly-Shinn col, west face, attempt and accident. Tom Nonis and I were dropped off in the cirque to the west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Antarctica, Queen Maud Land, Orvin Fjella Mountains: "Windmill Spire," First Ascent, by Frozen Tears; Unnamed Peak, First Ascent, by Dragon Back Ridge
Orvin Fjella Mountains: “Windmill Spire,” first ascent, by Frozen Tears; Unnamed Peak, first ascent, by Dragon Back Ridge. In November ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Peninsula Summary
Peninsula summary. As usual, there were numerous yacht journeys down the Peninsula, some of them for climbing. The season was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Mt. Shackleton, South Face-West Ridge; Wandel Peak, North Ridge to Summit Mushroom
Mt. Shackleton, south face-west ridge; Wandel Peak, north ridge to summit mushroom. At the end of January 2006 we headed for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Oman, Western Hajar, Various First Ascents
Western Hajar, various first ascents. In December 2004 and January 2005, Geoff Hornby (U.K.) and I climbed on the mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Jordan, Wadi Rum, Autumn 2005-Spring 2006, Summary
Autumn 2005-Spring 2006, summary. In 2005 climbing slowly began to pick up again in Wadi Rum, and just before Easter 2006 many climbers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Jebel Rum, East Face, Rock Empire
In November Michal Rosecky, Tomas Sobotka, and I visited Wadi Rum. We were interested in this area because we come ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Turkey, Southern Anatolia, Ala Dag Mountains, Demirkazik, East Face, Uc Muz. Parmakkaya, East Face, Mezza Luna Nascente
Ala Dag Mountains, Demirkazik, east face, Uc Muz. Parmakkaya, east face, Mezza Luna Nascente. Occasionally in jazz three people from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Africa, Morocco, Taghia, Tabouimmt N'Tsouiannt, Fantasia
Hidden deep in the mountains, 85km from the nearest city, Taghia has recently become a climbing Mecca for Europeans. However, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Africa, Mali, Hombori Region; Hand of Fatima, Hombori Tondo and Naama Tondo Various New Routes
Hombori region; Hand of Fatima, Hombori Tondo and Naama Tondo various new routes. In January our team from the Groupe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Africa, Ethiopia, The Sandstone Towers of Tigray
The Sandstone Towers of Tigray. The province of Tigray, in northern Ethiopia, is a region of sandstone mountains and high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Africa, Kenya, Mt. Kenya, Diamond Couloir, Ascent
Mt. Kenya, Diamond Couloir, ascent. The Diamond Couloir is an African classic, an elegant ice couloir on the south face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Africa, Kenya, Mt. Kenya, Diamond Couloir, Complete Ascent
Mt. Kenya, Diamond Couloir, complete ascent. On October 26 my girlfriend Séverine Bornet, who is aspirant guide, and I climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Africa, Uganda, Rwenzori Range, Traverse, Various Ascents, and New Peaks
Rwenzori Range, traverse, various ascents, and new peaks. From January 31 to February 12, Cam Burns, Charlie French, 12 porters, one ranger, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Editor's Note: Guide to the Rwenzori — Mountains of the Moon
Editors note: Guide to the Rwenzori - Mountains of the Moon; 336 pages including 48 color plates, 25 grayscale, and 30 maps and drawings; ...
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Notes
2006
Africa, Madagascar, Tsaranoro Atsimo, New Route in 2004
Tsaranoro Atsimo, new route in 2004. The Tsaranoro Massif is now well known and attracts climbers from all over the world, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Europe, Scotland, Scottish Winter Season Summary
Scottish winter season summary. It is early April as I write this. Despite the birdsong and spring flowers, here in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Europe, Norway, Tromso Region, Kvaloya Island, Blamann, North Face, Arctandria, First Free Ascent
Kvaloya Island, Blamann, north face, Arctandria, first free ascent. After meeting a Swedish guy in Squamish, Canada, who told me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Europe, Norway, Lofoten, Austvagoy Island, Vagakallen, Second Ascent of Freya
Austvagoy Island, Vagakallen, second ascent of Freya. Dusan Janak and I arrived on the island of Austvagoy hoping to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Europe, Norway, Lofoten, Austvagoy Island, Vagakallen, Second Ascent of Storm Pillar
Austvagoy Island, Vagakallen, second ascent of Storm Pillar. From June 16 to 18 Vasek Satava and I made the second ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Europe, Norway, Lofoten, Flakstadoy Island, Storinden, Slovakiaruta
Flakstadoy Island, Stortinden, Slovakiaruta. Miro Mrava and Brano Turcek, two climbers from the Slovak Mountaineering Union, JAMES, spent two weeks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Europe, Norway, Lofoten, Moskenesøy Island, Helvetesind, West Face, The Next Big Thing and Norwegian Sheep Ranch
MoskenesØy Island, Helvetestind, west face, The Next Best Thing and Norwegian Sheep Ranch. On July 3 Adam Stack and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Europe, Norway, Lofoten, Moskensøy Island, Ølkontind, East Face, It's All About the Numbers and Looks Can Be Deceiving
MoskenesØy Island, Ølkontind, east face, It’s all About the Numbers and Looks Can be Deceiving. On July 7 Tommy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Europe, Norway, Lofoten, New Guide to Lofoten Climbing
New guide to Lofoten climbing. Ed Webster’s classic guide Climbing in the Magic Islands was reprinted last year. However, ...
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Notes
2006
Europe, Noway, Southern Norway, Stavanger Region, Lysenfjord, Kierag, La Vida es Bella
Lysenfjord, Kierag, La Vida es Bella. Spaniards Edu Marin and Toti Vales, the former reputed to be one of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Russia, Siberia, Sayan Mountains, Kupol-Stol Region, Peak ca. 3,000m, Pofigo
3,000m, Pofigo. In June, Heidi Wirtz and I made a first ascent at a climbing area known as Kupol-Stol, in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Afghanistan, Koh-e-Maghrebi (6,040m), Probable First Ascent
Koh-e-Maghrebi (6,040m), probable first ascent. Spanish mountaineers David Cejudo Fernandez and Luis Miguel Lopez made a rare visit to Afghanistan’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai, Karavshin, Wall of Dikes, Central Pyramid, Various First Ascents
Wall of Dikes, Central Pyramid, various first ascents. In July a team of two Irish climbers (Donie O’Sullivan and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Kyzyl Asker, Southeast Face Attempt
On August 3 Scott Adamson, Tom Adamson, and I stepped off the plane in Bishkek, courtesy of an AAC Lyman Spitzer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai, Western Kokshaal-Too, Fersmana Glacier, Pik Neizvestniy, First Ascent, and Various Attempts
Fersmana Glacier, Pik Neizvestniy, first ascent, and various attempts. In July and August I traveled with Grant Piper and Graham ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006