American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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 ...
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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, ...
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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. ...
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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), ...
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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
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, Torre Central, Golazo, Second Ascent, and First BASE Jump
Torre Central, Golazo, second ascent, and first BASE jump. Tim Akhmedkhanov, Igor Pekhterev, and leader Arkadiy Seregin (all from Russia), ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains—Sentinel Range, Vinson, Summary of the 2006-2007 Season
Vinson, summary of the 2006-7 season. There were 100 ascents of Vinson (4,892m) out of 130 attempts. This success rate of only 77% ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains—Sentinel Range, Various First Ascents and GPS Work
Sentinel Range, various first ascents and GPS Work. During the season I led my fifth expedition to the Sentinel Range, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Antarctica, Queen Maud Land, Fenriskjeften Mountains, Ulvetanna, North Face, and Other Ascents; Holtedahl Mountains, Six First Ascents
Fenriskjeften mountains, Ulvetanna, north face, and other ascents; Holte- dahl mountains, six first ascents. Stein-Ivar Gravdal, Trond Hilde, Ivar Tollefsen, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Oman, Western Hajar, Various First Ascents
Western Hajar, various first ascents. Following our visit to Oman reported in AAJ 2006, pp. 295- 296, Geoff Hornby and I returned ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Jordan, Wadi Rum, April 2006-April 2007 Summary
April 2006-April 2007, summary. In April 2006 regulars Walter Haupolter and Albert Precht visited the west side of Jebel Rum and with ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Africa, Morocco, Taghia, Tagoujimt n' Tsouiant, La Bas
Tagoujimt n’ Tsouiant, La Bas. Climbing has been a wonderful vehicle for seeing and enjoying some of the planet’s ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Africa, Morocco, Taghia, Oujdad, North Face and West Spur
Oujdad, north face and west spur. A Spanish team added a fine line while we busied ourselves with La Bas. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Africa, Morocco, Taghia, Various New Routes and Repeat Ascents
Various new routes and repeat ascents. From March 31 to April 24 the Freewall Team of the German Alpine Club visited the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Africa, Mali, Hand of Fatima, Suri Tondo, North Summit
Hand of Fatima, Suri Tondo, north summit. In February Eliza Kubarska and I, from Poland, arrived beneath the famous sandstone ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Africa, Mali, Hand of Fatima, Suri Tondo, South Summit, North Face
Hand of Fatima, Suri Tondo, south summit, north face. It was mid- March and necessary to climb in the shade. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Hombori Mountains, Débéré, Erosion Solare; Yéyéné, Passagio Dogon; Suri Tondo, north summit, northeast face
The year 2006 marked the 60th anniversary of the formation of the famous Italian climbing club, Ragni di Lecco (Lecco Spiders). ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Tsaranoro Be, east face, Short Cut; Tsaranoro Kely, Bravo les Filles, second and third free ascents
Our four-person team arrived on September 18 in the Madagascar capital of Antanariva. From there we traveled to the Andringitra National ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Africa, Madagascar, Karambony, North Face, Always the Sun, Second Ascent; Tsaranoro Be, Gondwanaland, Rebolting; Various Other Ascents
Karambony, north face, Always the Sun, second ascent; Tsaranoro Be, Gondwanaland, rebolting; various other ascents. The Tsaranoro massif offers world-class ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Africa, Madagascar, Mitsinjoarivo, East Face
Mitsinjoarivo, east face. In September Sandro Borini, Paolo Stoppini, Daniele Zinetti, and I put up a new route on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Europe, Norway, Tromsø Region, Kvaloya Island, Blamannen, Frost
Kvaloya Island, Blamannen, Frost. From February 21-26, 2007 Anne Grete Nebell and I climbed a new route on the north face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Europe, Norway, Lofoten, Austvagoy Alkoholvegen, Prohibition and Drink it Up
Austvagoy, Alkoholvegen, Prohibition and Drink it Up. Four young Slovak climbers, Andrej Harsany (21), Jan Harsany (16), Peter Nes- ticky (20) and Marcel ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Europe, Norway, Romsdal, Trollvegen (Troll Wall), Suser Gjunnom Harryland, First Quasi-Winter and Third Overall Ascent
Trollvegen (Troll Wall), Suser gjennom Harryland, first quasi-winter and third overall ascent. Rolf Bae, Sigurd Felde, Trym A. Sæland, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Russia, Central Caucasus, Chatyn-tau, North Face, First Winter Ascent
Chatyn-tau, north face, first winter ascent. Probably the most notable achievement in the Caucasus was the first winter ascent of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Russia, Siberia, Altai Range, Pik Vector, First Ascent
Pik Vector, first ascent. From March 7-23 Aleksey Avdienko, Maxim Brits, Vitaly Ivanov (leader), and Igor Slobodchikov made the first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007