American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Chatyn-tau, North Face, First Winter Ascent
Probably the most notable achievement in the Caucasus was the first winter ascent of the main north face of Chatyn-tau (4,368...
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
Asia, Afghanistan, Wakhan Corridor, Koh-e-Bardar (6,078m), Previously Unreported First Ascent
Wakhan Corridor, Koh-e-Bardar (6,078m), previously unreported first ascent. In late spring 2005 Mark Jenkins and I spent two-and-a-half weeks in the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai, Karavshin, Ak-su valley, Pamir Pyramid, West Face
Ak-su valley, Pamir Pyramid, west face. The Anglo-German team of Daniel Danzer, Jens and Michael Richter, Markus Stofer, and Sarah ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai, Karavshin, Kara-su Valley, Asan, Alperien Route, Variant Finish
Kara-su valley, Asan, Alperien Route, variant finish. Through friends in China who had contacts with local Kyrgyz, I acquired permission ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai, Karavshin, Kara-su valley, Asan, Northwest Face
Kara-su valley, Asan, northwest face, The Hammer and Sickle and a free ascent of an existing aid line. During July ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai, Karavshin, Kara-su valley, Kotina, Northwest Face, Czarna Wolga
Kara-su valley, Kotina, northwest face, Czarna Wolga. There are many problems to overcome if you go to the Karavshin. It’...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Kara-su Valley, Nameless Tower, Opposite to Asan
Our plan was to repeat existing routes but also climb new ones in the Kara-su valley. For our new route ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai, Karavshin, Liayliak Valley, Rocky Ak-su, North Face, Odessa Route
Liayliak Valley, Rocky Ak-su, north face, Odessa Route. In July and August Ukrainians V. Cheban, A. Lavrinenko, T. Tsushko, and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir, Zaalayskiy Range, Pik Ekishak, First Ascent, Pik Molly, Northwest Ridge; Zarya Vostoka and Kurumdy West, Attempts
Zaalayskiy Range, Pik Ekishak, first ascent; Pik Molly, northwest ridge; Zarya Vostoka and Kurumdy West, attempts. Our Madteam/X-plore Expedition ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Western Kokshaal-Too, Navlikin and Malitskovo Glaciers, First Ascents
Navlikin and Malitskovo glaciers, first ascents. At the start of September our ISM expedition made the now-familiar trip via Naryn ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Borkoldoy Range, Southwest Borkoldoy, Piks 4,608m, 4,778m, 4,661m, 4,705m, and Damdjjegs, First Ascents
Southwest Borkoldoy, Piks 4,608m, 4,778m, 4,661 m, 4,705m, and Damdjjegs, first ascents; At Bashi region, first ascents. We traveled to Kyrghzstan ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tien Shan, Ak-Shirak, seven First Ascents, First South-to-North Crossing
Ak-Shirak, seven first ascents, first south-to-north crossing. By daylight the river flood plain of moraine debris stretched away to where ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tien Shan, Karakol Region, Pik Slonenok, North Face; Pik Karakolski, North Face; Dzhigit, North Face
Karakol region, Pik Slonenok, north face; Pik Karakolski, north face; Dzhigit, north face. The Terskey Ala-Too runs for 300km along ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tengri Tag, Pik Pogrebetskogo, Northwest Face
Pik Pogrebetskogo, northwest face. From August 10-16 the Krasnoyarsk team of Vladimir Arhipov, Sergey Cherezov, Vladimir Gunko, Andrey Litvinov, Alexander ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Tajikistan, Fanskie Mountains, Chimtarga, West Face
Chimtarga, west face. From August 4-7 the four-man team of Gladysheve, Igolkin, Kondrash- ov, and Soldatov (leader) climbed a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Tajikistan, Shakhdara Range, Piks 5.635, Litovskiy North, Karl Marx, Nikoladsye, Ovalnaya, Nikoladsye South, Possible First Ascents and New Routes
Piks 5,635m, Litovskiy North, Karl Marx, Nikoladsye, Ovalnaya, Nikoladsye South, possible first ascents and new routes. The Shakhdara Mountains are ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Overview
Overview. This year 91 applications were received by the Pakistan authorities for permits to climb various peaks. Of these, 78 applicants were ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Nanga Parbat Range, Nanga Parbat, Attempted First Winter Ascent
Nanga Parbat, attempted first winter ascent. A strong, primarily Polish expedition failed to make the first winter ascent of any 8,000...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Nanga Parbat Range, Deosai Plains, Ski Crossing
Deosai Plains ski crossing. Thomas Niederlein, Norbert Trommler, and I arrived in Pakistan in mid-March, with plans to circumnavigate Nanga ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Batura Muztagh, Dariyo Sar, First Ascent; Pt. 6,250m, First Ascent
Dariyo Sar, first ascent; Pt. 6,250m, first ascent. Unreported from 2005 are the first ascents of two peaks on the Baltar ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Batura Muztagh, Batura II, Attempt, Yashuk Glacier, Nadin Sur, Jehangir Sar, Caboom Sar, and Mamu Sar, First Ascents
Batura II, attempt; Yashuk Glacier, Nadin Sar, Jehangir Sar, Caboom Sar, and Mamu Sar, first ascents. In early summer Markus ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Batura Muztagh, Kampire Dior Grp., Pk. 6,928m, Previously Unreported Attempt
Kampire Dior group, Pk. 6,928m, previously unreported attempt. Pk. 6,928m lies on the main east-west watershed separating the Yashkuk and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Muztagh, Shimshal White Horn, Second Complete Ascent
Shimshal White Horn, second complete ascent. Alexandra and Mattias Robl and Markus Tannheimer made an ascent of Shimshal White Horn (6,303...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Shimshal White Horn, Attempt; Madhil Sar, Probable First Ascent; Haigutum East, First Ascent; Khani Basis Sar, Attempt; Gorhil Sar, First Attempt
Peter Thompson and I visited three regions during the summer: Shimshal, Hispar, and Chapursan. In Shimshal we were accompanied by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Muztagh, Shimshal White Horn, History
Shimshal White Horn, history. In 1984 Dick Renshaw and Stephen Venables, taking advantage of new trekking regulations allowing visits with minimal ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Muztagh, Khunyang Chhish, South Ridge, Attempt
Khunyang Chhish, South Ridge, attempt. Kazuo Tobita, 60, returned to the Karakoram to attempt an ascent of Khunyang Chhish (7,852m), a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Khunyang Chhish East, Attempt
Vince Anderson and I had a tough go of it in the Hispar region of Pakistan, mostly due to bad ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Shuijerab Group, Wulio-I-Sar (6,050m), First Ascent
Wulio-I-Sar (6,050m), first ascent. Mathieu Paley, a French professional photographer based in Hong Kong, has spent a considerable amount of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Rakaposhi Range, Garumbar Glacier, Uyumrung Sar, Second Ascent
Garumbar Glacier, UyumrungSar, second ascent. Four friends and I aimed to explore the Garumbar Glacier, the first tributary to the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Chogolungma Group, Twin Peak I
Twin Peak I. Previously unreported was a 2005 visit to the Kero-Lungma Glacier by a small British expedition comprising Bill Church, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Panmah Muztagh, Baintha Brakk, Southeast Ridge, Attempt; Choktoi Spire, Probable First Ascent
Baintha Brakk, southeast ridge, attempt; Choktoi Spire, probable first ascent. In early June Paul McSorley and we arrived at a 4,400...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2007