American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Nevado Caraz I, Dos Gringos to Summit Cornices
Nevado Caraz I, Dos Gringos to summit cornices. On July 13, 2006, Slovenians Rok Stubelj and Arcon Jernej climbed the south face, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chacraraju Oeste, Bouchard-Meunier (with Variations) to Summit Ridge, and Alpamayo, Chilean Variation
Chacraraju Oeste, Bouchard-Meunier (with variations) to summit ridge, and Alpamayo, Chilean variation. On a July 19 acclimatization climb, Felipe González ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Nevado Yanapaccha Noroeste, Hay Que Ser Humildes
Nevado Yanapaccha Noroeste, Hay Que Ser Humildes. In mid-August Carlos Pineda and I climbed a direct line on the southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán Sur, Yurbera, and Nevado Copa, Mostro Africano to Southwest Ridge
Huascarán Sur, Turbera, and Nevado Copa, Mostro Africano to southwest ridge. Upon returning to Huaraz in June, after climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Cajavilca III, Southeast Face, and Contrahierbas, Attempt
Cajavilca III, Southeast Face, and Contrahierbas, attempt. John Pearson and I accessed the glacial basin below the east faces of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Peru, Corillera Blanca, Apu Wall, Pararasapac Inti
Apu Wall, Pararasapac Inti. In summer 2006 Odín Pérez noticed a big unclimbed granite wall in the Quebrada Ishinca. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Quebrada Ishinca, Rock Climbs
Quebrada Ishinca, rock climbs. In early July in the Quebrada Ishinca, German climbers Alexander Schmalz-Friedberger and Michael Zettelmeyer established Con ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chinchey Central, Directa Alberto Vittone
Chinchey Central, Directa Alberto Vittone. On May 19 Peruvian climbers Elias Flores, Michel Araya, Miguel Martinez, and Quique Apolinario, all Don ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Yanamarey Sur, West Ridge
Yanamarey Sur, west ridge. On July 8 Chilean-North American Evelio Echevarría and Peruvian Alberto Murguía approached via the Queracocha ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Siulá Chico, West Face
Siulá Chico, west face. In May Spanish climbers Oriol Baró and Jordi Corominas made the first ascent of Siulá Chico’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Quesillo, East Ridge, Electric Lane, to Near Summit; Huaraca, North Ridge and Northeast Face
Between July 22 and August 12, Tom Bide, Martin Lane, Graeme Schofield, and I went to the southern spur of the Cordillera ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Peru, Cordillera Huayhuash, Trapecia, Los Viejos Roqueros Nunca Mueren, and Tragedy
Trapecio, Los Viejos Roqueros Nunca Mueren, and tragedy. On August 2, 2006, Jose Manuel Fernández and Miguel Ángel Pita climbed the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Puscanturpa Este, Stonehenge
Puscanturpa Este, Stonehenge. Grega Kresal and I, who climbed Chacraraju’s 700m east face (VII A2) together in 1993, returned to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Historical Note and Correction
Historical note and correction. Several historical references to this mountain contain mistakes. Although the Slovenian route appears similar to route 328 ...
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Notes
2008
South America, Peru, Cordillera Apolobamba, Various Ascents
Cordillera Apolobamba, various ascents. In July and August we did some climbs in a remote area of the Peruvian Apolobamba ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Peru, Cordillera Carabaya, Chichicapac, North Ridge; Mamacapac, First Ascent; Cornice, South Ridge
Chichicapac, north ridge; Mamacapac, first ascent; Cornice, south ridge. Mike Cocker, Jonathan Preston, and I arrived in Peru on June 14 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Venezuela, Acopan Tepui, Perdidos en Venezuela, and Piedra de Culimacare, Conio Crack
Acopan Tepui, Perdidos en Venezuela, and Piedra de Culimacare, Conio Crack. December 2007: Two weeks into the Venezuelan Amazon by bongo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Brazil, Morro dos Cabritos, O Céu é o Limite
Morro dos Cabritos, O Céu é o Limite. Brazil features several areas with routes up to 1,260m (4,000') long, especially ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Bolivia, Khuchu Mocoya Valley, Ascents and Exploration
Khuchu Mocoya Valley, ascents and exploration. In early July, Hal Watts, Markus Roggen, Bernard Lam, Ben Withers, and I spent 23 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America,Chile, Central Andes, Torres del Brujo, A Ultima Dama and Other Climbs
Torres del Brujo, A Ultima Dama and other climbs. From January 10-22, 2008, Joao Cassol (Florianopolis, Brazil), Wagner Machado (Curitiba, Brazil), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Aconcagua (6,962m), 2007-2008 Season Overview
Aconcagua (6,962m), 2007-2008 season overview. This season 7,658 climbers and trekkers arrived at the provincial park, 345 more than last season (visitation ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Aconcagua, Possible New Route or Variation
Aconcagua, possible new route or variation. Various sources, including www.alpinist.com and www.czechclimbing.com, reported that Czechs Josef ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Mt. Tupungato, First Winter Ascent
Mt. Tupungato, first winter ascent. Mt. Tupungato (6,570m) stands in front of Santiago, Chile, on the border with Argentina. It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Chile, Northern Patagonia, Volcán Michinmahuida, West Face
Volcdn Michinmahuida, West Face. The icy dome of Michinmahuida Volcano (8,071'), near the town of Chaiten in northern Chilean Patagonia, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Chile, Northern Patagonia, Cerro Pico Moro, First Ascent, Normal Casanova
Cerro Pico Moro, first ascent, Normal Casanova. After my return from Cochamó, Jose Datolli, Felipe Opazo, and Marcelo Cortes organized ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Chile, Cochamó, Summary
Summary. Cochamó’s highest number of both international and Chilean climbers visited the area this season, and the number of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Chile, Cochamó, Cerro Noemi Walwalun and El Espejo, Various Ascents
Cerro Noemi Walwalun and El Espejo, various ascents. In January 2008, Germans Martin Waldhor and Achim Mink, and I climbed up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Chile, Cochamó, Capicua, Gato Negro Lo Mejor Vino En Caja
Capicua, Gato Negro Lo Mejor Vino En Caja. Matt Touchette and I returned to paradise in January 2008 to try to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Chile, Central Patagonia, Cerro Largo, First Ascent, Northeast Ridge; Cerros Hyades, Turret, and Escuela, First Winter Ascents
Cerro Largo, first ascent, northeast ridge; Cerros Hyades, Turret, and Escuela, first winter ascents. After making the first winter crossing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Chile, Central Patagonia, Avenali Tower, First Ascent, Avenali Avenue
Avenali Tower, first ascent, Avenali Avenue. The Avellano Towers are a remote, recently discovered group just northeast of Lago General ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Chalten Massif, 2007–’08 Summary
Unprecedented amounts of good weather greeted climbers in the 2007–08 Patagonia season, resulting in numerous new routes and significant ascents. [ Note: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Adela, Asamblea de Majaras
Cerro Adela, Asamblea de Majaras. Alvaro Novellón, Oscar Perez, Santi Padrós, and I had hoped to climb Cerro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, The Torre Traverse (Cerro Standhardt, Punta Herron, Torre Egger, and Cerro Torre)
The Torre Traverse (Cerro Standhardt, Putita Herron, Torre Egger, and Cerro Torre). From January 21-24, 2008, Rolando Garibotti and Colin Haley ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Cerro Piergiorgio, La Ruta del Hermano to Summit Ridge
Cerro Piergiorgio, La Ruta del Hertnano to summit ridge. In early 2007 we fixed 400m of rope up Piergiorgio’s 950m ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Care Bear Traverse (Guillaumet, Mermoz, and Fitz Roy); Guillaumet, The Lost Men; Fitz Roy, Hoser Chimney
Care Bear Traverse (Guillaumet, Mermoz, and Fitz Roy); Guillaumet, The Lost Men; Fitz Roy, Hoser Chimney. Dana “Mad Dog” Drummond ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Fitz Roy, El Flaco con Domingo
Fitz Roy, El Flaco con Domingo. On January 26,2008, I met Crystal Davis-Robbins; we were both without partners, and the weather ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, La Silla, El Bastardo
La Silla, El Bastardo. Stephan Siegrist, my brother Alexander, and I returned to Patagonia with the same ambitious target in ...
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In Memoriam
2008
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Poincenot, Banana Wall
Poincenot, Banana Wall. After studying the region in hopes of opening a new route, we found a picture in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Argentina, Southern Patagonia, Chalten Massif, Poincenot, complete West Ridge (DNV Direct) and Blood on the Tracks, Free Ascent; Desmochada, Variation to The Sound and the Fury
Poincenot, complete west ridge (DNV Direct) and Blood on the Tracks, free ascent; Desmochada, variation to The Sound and the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, Cerro Escudo, Taste the Paine
Cerro Escudo, Taste the Paine. In December 2007 and January 2008, with a minimum of rope fixing and no fixed camps, Dave ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, Torre Central, El Gordo, el Flaco y el'Abuelito
Torre Central, El Gordo, el Flaco y el'Abuelito. Rolando Larcher, Elio Orlandi, and I climbed a direct new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park, Hoja, Sangre de Condor
Hoja, Sangre de Condor. In the French Valley a Columbian-Venezuelan team climbed a new route on Hoja. Columbians Sergio Garcia ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Chile, Southern Patagonia, South of Paine, Cerro Ladrillero, from the Northeast
Cerro Ladrillero, from the northeast. In the austral extreme of the Americas, nature becomes savage, with steep geography that includes ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Tierra del Fuego, Iorana I and Iorana II, First Ascents
lorana I and Iorana II, first ascents. Andy Parkin and I made the first ascents of two peaks at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains—Sentinel Range, Vinson Massif, Summary and New Normal Route
Vinson Massif, summary and new normal route. A new record total of 157 people reached the summit of Vinson during the 2007...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains—Sentinel Range, Vinson and Epperly, New Routes; Tyree, Attempts; Ryan, First Ascent
Vinson and Epperly, new routes; Tyree, attempts; Ryan, first ascent. This season, with the support of the Omega Foundation, I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains—Sentinel Range, End of the Omega Foundation and New Vinson Map
End of the Omega Foundation and new Vinson map. This expedition [above report] ends the GPS surveying work of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Belgian Second Ascents, Spanish First Ascent
Belgian second ascents, Spanish first ascent. An international team sailed aboard the yacht Euronav Belgica to visit the Peninsula for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, False Cape Renard, Zerua Peak, Azken Paradizua
False Cape Renard, Zerua Peak, Azken Paradizua. From Cape Horn on December 10, my brother Iker, filmmakers Jabi Baraiazarra and Gotxon ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Antarctica, South Georgia, Falklands War Commemoration; South Georgia Traverse with Numerous Ascents; Mt. Stanley, First Ascent; Quasi-crossings
Falklatids War commemoration; South Georgia traverse with numerous ascents; Mt. Stanley, first ascent; quasi-crossings. In addition to the French expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2008