American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Greenland, East Coast, Schweizerland, Mt. Forel, Pepe e Isabel; Perfednunatak; Al Tran-tran
Schweizerland, Mt. Forel, Pepe e Isabel; Perfeknunatak, Al Tran-tran. 4V X-trem is a project that involves climbing virgin or rarely ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Schweizerland, Pk. 3,200m, First Ascent
Schweizerland, Pk. 3,200m, first ascent. An 11-member Indian expedition, led by former naval officer and Everest summiter Satyabrata Dam, arrived ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Schweizerland, Asta Nunaat
Schweizerland, Asta Nunaat. The drill finally hums. “On belay,’’comes the shout from above. Our rain-soaked drill, chilled by the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Schweizerland, First Ascents
Schweizerland, first ascents. In late June the Cambridge University East Greenland Expedition set off for Schweizerland. Our destination was an ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
North America, Greenland, Pamiagdluk Island, Dinas Not, The Jams, the Jams; Dinas Not, Niviarsiaraq Qaamasunik Nujalit
Pamiagdluk Island, Dinas Not, The Jams, the Jams; Dinas Not, Niviarsiaraq Qaamasunik Nujalit. In 2005 we repeated routes on the 1,340m ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
North America, Mexico, Coahula, Pico Candela, New Routes
Pico Candela, new routes. [Located north of Monterrey off Highway 1 and split by the border between Coahuila and Nuevo Leó...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
North America, Mexico, Nuevo León, Neptuno, Guerrero de Luz
Neptuno, Guerrero de Luz. I saw this south-facing wall in 2000, but we couldn’t reach it because we couldn’t ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
North America, Mexico, Durango, Peñon Blanco, Via Lactea
Peñon Blanco, Via Lactea. Oriol Anglada (Catalonia) and Marisol Monterrubio (Mexico) opened Via Lactea (270m, 7 pitches, 5.12c [5.12a C2 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
North America, Mexico, Chiapas, Sumidero Canyon, Hombres del Pañuelo Rojo
Sumidero Canyon, Hombres del Pañuelo Rojo. This majestic canyon forms part of the Sumidero Canyon National Park, located near ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Pucahirca Oeste, Attempt
Pucahirca Oeste, attempt. In late June John Miller and I set out for the Pucahirca group, assisted by a Mountain ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Taulliraju, El Centelleo
Taulliraju, El Centelleo. Riding a bike for three days from Carhuaz (2,650m) to Punta Olimpica/ Pasaje de Ulta (4,890m) sounded ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Tocllaraju (Possible New Route)
Tocllaraju (possible new route); La Esfinge; Huandoy Sur, new route to summit ridge. I went to Peru in early June, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chaupi Huanca, Qui Io Vado Ancora (to Junction with Caravaca Jubilar)
Chaupi Huanca, Qui Io Vado Ancora (to junction with Caravaca Jubilar). Italian Ragni di Lecco climbers Simone Pedeferri (leader, age 34), ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Cashan Este, Southwest Ridge
Cashan Este, Southwest Ridge. An Andes [commercial group] expedition, led by Martin Akhurst, was in the Cordillera Blanca in June. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huantsan Norte, The Wayqui Way
Huantsan Norte, The Wayqui Way. Rolando Morales Flores, Beto Pinto Toledo, Michel Bernuy Qiuto, and I (all International Federation of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huantsan Sur, Death or Glory
Huantsan Sur, Death or Glory. The northeast buttress of Huantsan Sur is approached from the east side of the range. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Rondoy, Attempt to Summit Ridge Cornices
Rondoy, attempt to summit ridge cornices. Aritza Monasterio (Basque-Peruvian) and I (Basque) made this ascent in continuous style (30 hours bivouac-to-bivouac) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Siula Antecima, Mis Amigos
Siula Antecima, Mis Amigos. In August Italians Silvano Arrigoni, Lorenzo Festorazzi, Eugenio Galbani, and Franco Melesi made the first ascent ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Nevado Quesillo, Northeast Face; Nevado Carnicero, Attempt
Carlos Buhler and I planned a 17-day trip into the east side of the Cordillera Huayhuash, with hopes of climbing ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota, San Braullo, West Glacier; Alccachaya, South Ridge; Quimsachata Este, Via de las Vizcachas
San Braullo, West Glacier; Alccachaya, South Ridge; Quimsachata Este, Via de las Vizcachas. In July and August I led an ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota, Colque Cruz I, I Am Dynamite; Peak Bethia, Possible First Ascent
Colque Cruz I, I Am Dynamite; Peak Bethia, possible first ascent. On August 2 Alistair Gurney and I made the first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Vilcanota, Cayangate, Satan's Legs; Nevado Chumpe, Three Chumps on Chumpe
Cayangate, Satan’s Legs; Nevado Chumpe, Three Chumps on Chumpe. On June 11 Mark Hesse, Chris Alstrin, and I walked into ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Peru, Cordillera Oriental, Huarancayo South, First Ascent
Huarancayo South, first ascent. Tony Barton returned [AAJ 2006, pp. 249-250] to the rarely visited and still partially unexplored subrange of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Venezuela, Acopán Tepui, North Pillar, Purgatory
Acopán Tepui, north pillar, Purgatory. Victory in Venezuela: Stefan Glowacz endures “Purgatory” in Jungle Paradise. Folding canoes, machetes, and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Venezuela, Acopán Tepui, North Pillar, Dempster-Libecki variation
Acopán Tepui, north pillar, Dempster-Libecki variation. Mike Libecki and I left home in Salt Lake City on December 28 clad ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Guyana, Roraima, Cutting the Line
Roraima, Cutting the Line. Our expedition to the Pakaraima Mountains in the southwestern corner of Guyana had two objectives: to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Bolivia, General Information
General information. Unseasonably early snowfall arrived late in the climbing season, substantially increasing the avalanche risk. Local guides say the ...
AAJ
Notes
2007
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba, Palomani Sur, First Ascent and Various New Terrain
Palomani Sur, first ascent, and various new terrain. Climbing on equal terms with Bolivian guide Pedro Quispe, Charlie Netherton attempted ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Pico Schulze, Southwest Face; Punta 5,505m
Pico Schulze, southwest face; Punta 5,505m. Three new routes were added to the southwest face of Pico Schulze (5,943m), a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Northern and Central Cordillera Real, Various New Routes
Northern and Central Cordillera Real, various new routes. Nick Flyvbjerg (New Zealand) and Erik Monasterio spent six weeks exploring the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Chearoco South Summit, East Pillar
Chearoco south summit, East Pillar. On May 19-20, Denis Levaillant and Alain Mesili climbed the East Pillar of the south ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real, Illimani, Phajsi Face, Inti Face, and Puerta del Sol; Pico Layca Khollu, Acalanto
Illimani, Phajsi Face, Inti Face, and Puerta del Sol; Pico Layca Khollu, Acalanto. In June Fumitaka Ichimura, Tatsuro Yamada, Yuki ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Argentina, Northern Andes, Cerro Miradir del Pissis, Northwest Ridge
Cerro Mirador del Pissis, Northwest Ridge. On November 22 I soloed a new route on Cerro Mirador del Pissis (5,415m). I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Argentina, Northern Andes, Mt. Pissis, Southwest Face and First Winter Ascent; Cerro Veladero, West Route and First Winter Ascent
Mt. Pissis, Southwest Face and first winter ascent; Cerro Veladero, West Route and first winter ascent. On September 16 Guillermo Glass, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Chile, Central Andes, Cordón Granito, Various New Routes
Cordón Granito, various new routes. Ice avalanches roared into the big gorge looming in front of our base camp. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Ansilta Ridge, First Enchainment and General Access Note
Ansilta Range, first enchainment and general access note. The beautiful Ansilta Range lies near Mercedario. It consists of seven peaks, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Chile, Northern Patagonia, Cochamó, Cerro Trinidad, Water Music
Cerro Trinidad, Water Music. Cerro Trinidad dominates the Cochamó Valley. A German team, supported by British climbers Tony and Sarah ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Chile, Northern Patagonia, Cochamó, El Escudo, Icaro y la Luna and Pulso; Milton Adams Wall, Martes 13
El Escudo, Icaro y la Luna and Pulso; Milton Adams Wall, Martes 13. Icaro y la Luna and Pulso are on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Summary
Chalten massif, summary. Several changes have taken effect in the Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre massifs, in the northern part ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Torre, A la Recherche du Temps Perdu and the Ragni di Lecco route
Cerro Torre, A la Recherche du Temps Perdu and the Ragni di Lecco route. In early January, taking 32 hours base-to-summit ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Torre, Southeast Ridge, Attempt by Fair Means
Cerro Torre, Southeast Ridge, attempt by fair means. In early February 2007 Josh Wharton and I emptied our bank accounts and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cuatro Dedos, Fingerlicious; Domo Blanco, La Suerte Sangrienta
Cuatro Dedos, Fingerlicious; Dotno Blanco, La Suerte Sangrienta. Chris Brazeau and I arrived in Patagonia on January 11,2007, and teamed with ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Fitz Roy, Los Ultimos Dias del Paraiso
Fitz Roy, Los Ultimos Dias del Paraiso. Grega Lacen and I stared on the north face, on the left side ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Desmochada, Puerta Blanca
Desmochada, Puerta Blanca. On February 7 Mario Walder (Austria) and I hiked in from Campo Bridwell to Niponino, the camp directly ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Poincenot, El Sacrificio del Raton
Poincenot, El Sacrificio del Raton. At its best, alpinism challenges not the heights of distant mountain ranges, but the limits ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Aguja de la S, The Art of War
Aguja de la S, The Art of War. With rumors of a weather window opening, Crystal Davis-Robbins, a 24-year-old also ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, Agujas Walicho and Kenko, First Ascents
Agujas Walicho and Kenko, first ascents. In early March 2007 Chileans Tomas Marusic (from Punta Arenas), Jaime Sapunar (from Puerto Natales), ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, Cerro Cota 2000, Osa ma non Troppo
Cerro Cota 2000, Osa ma non Troppo. It’s the same old story…an evening with friends, a couple of photos, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, Trono Blanco, Hoja de Rosa; Cuerno Norte, Dentelle de Roche; Cerro Catedral, Escoba de Dios, Second Ascent
Trono Blanco, Hoja de Rosa; Cuerno Norte, Dentelle de Roche; Cerro Cat- edral, Escoba de Dios, second ascent. In late ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Torre Sur, Southeast Buttress Attempt
It was Stuart McAleese and my 15th day climbing on the face. The December winds regularly gusted 100mph. The climbing, 800...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007