American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Canada, St. Elias Range, Mt. Alverstone, West Face
Mt. Alverstone, west face. In early May Simon Yates and I climbed a new route on the 6,000 west face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Canada, Logan Mountains, Terrace Tower, Brent's Hammer
Terrace Tower, Brent's Hammer. On Terrace Tower in the Cirque of the Unclimbables in July, A. Mawson, D. Lavigne, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Canada, Coast Mountains, Coast Mountains, Remote Areas Summary
Coast Mountains, remote areas summary. Craig McGee, Sean Easton, and Eamonn Walsh spent time on the south side of Waddington ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Canada, coast Mountains, SourhWest British Columbia (Southern Coast Mountains and Canadian Cascades) Summary
Southwest British Columbia (southern Coast Mountains and Canadian Cascades) summary. The most notable event of 2005 was not a single ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Canada, Coast Mountains, Mt. Zeus, Northwest Ridge
Mt. Zeus, Northwest Ridge. The many rock towers and pinnacles in the Pantheon Range often get overlooked in favor of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Canada, Coast Mountains, Eldred Valley, West Main Wall, Call of the Granite
Eldred Valley, West Main Wall, Call of the Granite. Due west from Squamish, the Eldred Valley is the backyard of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Mt. McDonald, North Pillar
At 7 a.m. on August 19, after a heinous two-hour approach, Bruce Kay (Squamish, B.C.) and I racked up at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Canada, Purcell Mountains, Bugaboos, Snafflehound Spire, Snaffleophagus
Snafflehound Spire, Snaffleophagus. The northern part of the Bugaboos has a collection of less-impressive spires called the Vowells. The rock ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Canada, Purcell Mountains, Bugaboos, North Howser Towewr, Hey Kool-Aid!; South Howser Tower's Lost in the Talus; Pigeon Feathers, Peek-A-Boo and ICU
Pigeon Spire, first winter ascent. On March 12, 2006, Marc Piché and I made the first winter ascent of Pigeon Spire, via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
New York Section
North Howser Tower, Hey Kool-Aid!; South Howser Tower, Lost in the Talus; Pigeon Feathers, Peek-A-Boo and ICU. I never thought ...
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Club Activities
2006
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Summary
Summary. After the incredibly dry summer of 2004, which turned faces like that of North Twin into rockfall-strafed nightmares and peaks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Canada, Canadia Arctic, Axel Heiberg Island, Ski Traverse and First Ascents
Axel Heiberg Island, ski traverse and first ascents. Over six weeks, from April 19 to May 31, our team made an unsupported ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Canada, Canadian Arctic, Baffin Island, Wilson Wall, Grin and Barret, and Tragedy
Baffin Island, Wilson Wall, Grin and Barret, and tragedy. On April 24 Drew Wilson (24), Kyle Dempster (22), Grover Shipman (32), Ross Cowan (41), and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Watkins Bjerge and Gunnbjorns Fjeld areas, First Ascent Claims
Watkins Bjerge and Gunnbjorns Fjeld areas, first ascent claims. As a frequent visitor to Greenland (10 expeditions) perhaps I can offer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Kangerdlugssuaq Mountains, First Ascents
Kangerdlugssuaq Mountains, first ascents. A British expedition comprising Carole Feldman, Peter Hawksworth, Cath Walton, and I made 11 first ascents in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
New York Section
Kangerdlugssuaq Mountains, first ascents. To celebrate the centenary of the Cambridge University Mountaineering Club, eight members planned an expedition to ...
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Club Activities
2006
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell, Tasermiut Fjord, Sermitsiaq Region, Hermelnbjerg Northwest Pillar; Ketil Region, Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick, Ascent; and Nalumasortoq, Non C`è Senza Tre, Ascent
Tasermiut Fjord, Sermitsiaq region, Hermelnbjerg northwest pillar; Ketil region, Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick, ascent; and Nalumasortoq, Non C è Senza Tre, ascent. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell, Titan I, Southeast Pillar
Titan I, southeast pillar. Dutch climbers Martin Fickweiler and I visited the Tasermiut Fjord in July. We camped in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell, Attempt to Reach Apostelens Tommelfinger; Ulamertorssuaq
Attempt to reach Apostelens Tommelfinger; Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick ascent. Jens Richter and friends returned to South Greenland for another attempt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell, Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick, Previously Unreported Ascents
Ulamertorssuaq, Moby Dick, previously unreported ascents. In 2004 Marco Kuppianen and I came close to onsighting Moby Dick. I fell on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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