American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Mountains, Flight Path Peak, East Ridge, and Other Routes
Flight Path Peak, east ridge, and other routes. In May, John Durham, Bob Brownsburger, Bob Jacobs, and I spent a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, British Columbia, St, Elias Range, Kluane National Park and Reserve, Summary
Kluane National Park and Reserve, summary. The weather in this region is generally unforgiving and unpredictable during the climbing season. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, British Columbia, St, Elias Range, Lowell Peak, West Ridge
Lowell Peak, West Ridge. Dave Hesleden and I visited the St. Elias Range planning to climb a route on either ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, Copier Pinnacle, A Little Less Conversation
Copier Pinnacle, A Little Less Conversation. On April 16, 2006, my best friend Hans Copier committed suicide. Two weeks after his death ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Southeast Section
Kiguti, Norwegian Route; Fin massif, Gud Har Ikkje Gløymt Oss, Han Gir Bare Faen. In early April, Ole Lied, ...
AAJ
Club Activities
2008
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Baffin Island, The Wall of Clouds, Nassariit, and Other Shenanigans
The Wall of Clouds, Nassariit, and other shenanigans. From May 1 to June 18 Sam Beaugey, Martial Dumas, Jean-Yves Fredricksen, Yann Mimet, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Remote Areas Summary
Coast Mountains, remote areas summary. [Note: In addition to mention in this summary, some of the routes have individual reports, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Southwest British Columbia (Southern Coast Mountains and Canadian Cascades)
Southwest British Columbia (southern Coast Mountains and Canadian Cascades). 2007 was lean for new routes in southwest B.C., continuing a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Bicuspid Tower, Life in the Fast Lane
Bicuspid Tower, Life in the Fast Lane. On our first day on the Tiedemann Glacier, August 20, Graham McDowell, Ryan O’...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Frontier Group, Various Climbs
Frontier Group, various climbs. In the Frontier Group of the Waddington Range, Bob Hamilton, Billy Hood, Neil McGougan, Dave Ritchie, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Mountains, Northern Pantheons, First Ascents and Exploration
Northern Pantheons, first ascents and exploration. On July 24 Markus Raschke, Mickey Schurr, Don Serl, and I flew from Bluff Lake ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Bugaboos, North Howser Tower, The Real Mescalito
North Howser Tower, The Real Mescalito. In August, Crosby Johnston and I connected in the East Creek Basin. My schedule ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, Alberta, Canadian Rockies, Summary
Summary. [Note: In addition to mention in this summary, several of the bigger routes have individual reports, below—Ed.] The 200...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Robson. Emperor Face, Haley-House
Mt. Robson. Emperor Face, Haley-House. When I got the call, Joe Josephson was on the other end of the line. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Emperor Face, Historical Note
Emperor Face, historical note. Nearly forgotten, in 1974 Pat Callis and Jim Kanzler made the first significant attempt at the then-unclimbed ...
AAJ
Notes
2008
Mt. Alberta, Anderson-House Route
At 4:30 a.m. on March 26, 2008, in bitter cold, Steve House and I left the Lloyd McKay hut and approached the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, Alberta, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Alberta, West Face
Mt. Alberta, West Face. I first saw a photo of the face in a 1989 Climbing magazine. A spectacular aerial shot ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Canadian Rockies, Snow Dome, The Real Ice Porn to Serac Band
Snow Dome, The Real Ice Porn to serac band. On October 13 Dana Ruddy, Cory Richards, and I climbed a waterfall ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, Alberta, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Chephren, Dogleg Couloir
Mt. Chephren, Dogleg Couloir. Our second night on Chephren sticks in my mind. A night spent surfing the line between ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Canadian Rockies, Mt. MOG, Owens-Walsh, and Mt. Bell, Zeitgeist
Mt. MOG, Owens-Walsh, and Mt. Bell, Zeitgeist. Alpine climbing—or perhaps “alpine crag- ging”—on lesser known, lower elevation peaks (...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, West Coast, Paddle to the Peaks Expedition, First Ascents between Maniitsoq and the Evigkels Fjord
Paddle to the Peaks Expedition, first ascents between Maniitsoq and the Evigkels Fjord. Althea Rogers, Kelly Ryan, and I spent 65 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Dronning Louise Land, Various Ascents
Dronning Louise Land, various ascents. Gerwyn Lloyd, Tim Radford, and I, members of a North Wales-based mountain rescue team, visited ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Andrees Land, Exploration and First Ascents
Andrees Land, exploration and first ascents. Exercise Boreal Zenith was an Army Mountaineering Association exploratory expedition to Andrees Land that ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Central Staunings Alps, Various First Ascents
Central Staunings Alps, various first ascents. Laubie Laubscher, Mark Litterick, Ken Moore, Stephen O'Sullivan, Heike Puchan-Whitworth, Brian Shackleton, Brian Whitworth, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, East Coast, South Liverpool Land, Kronen Northeast Pillar (not to Summit)
South Liverpool Land, Kronen northeast pillar (not to summit); Peak 800, south face to southeast ridge, first ascent. Climbing solo my ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Ren Land, Exploration, Science, and First Ascents
Ren Land, exploration, science, and first ascents. Following a successful expedition to neighboring Milne Land in 2004, 50 members of West Lancashire ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Milne Land, First Ascent of Orca
Milne Land, first ascent of Orca. Satoshi Kimoto, Taeko and Yasushi Yamanoi made the first ascent of a l,250m-high ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Sortebrae Mountains, Seven Ascents
Sortebrae Mountains, seven ascents. Our eight-member expedition comprising Andy Garman, Alasdair Garnett, Rob Green, Clare O'Sullivan, Jonathan Philips, Tracey Quine, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, East Coast,Schweizerland, Mt. Forel and Perfeknunatak, corrections
Schweizerland, Mt. Forel and Perfeknunatak, corrections. The route climbed on Mt. Forel by the Spanish team in 2006 was the northeast ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Fox Jaw Cirque, Six First Ascents
Fox Jaw Cirque, six first ascents. In mid-June, Josh Beckner, Darcy Deutcher, Kadin Panagoulis, Jed Porter, Annie Trujillo, and I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, East Coast, Fox Jaw Cirque, New Routes
Fox Jaw Cirque, new routes. On July 18 Jessica Lundin and I arrived in Kulusuk, thrilled to be attempting new routes ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
Cape Farewell Region, Agdlerussakasit, Maujit Qoqarsassia, New Route
On August 14 Eliza Kubarska and I, from Poland, finished our new route to the summit of 1,560m Maujit Qoqarassia [a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, South Coast, Tasermiut Fjord, Tininnertup, Northeast Face, Attempt
Tasermiut Fjord, Tininnertuup, northeast face, attempt. Sarah and Tony Whitehouse attempted a major variation to the unrepeated Rapakivi Road on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, South Coast, Tasermiut Fjord, Ketil, west face, first alpine-style ascent, correction
Tasermiut Fjord, Ketil, west face, first alpine-style ascent, correction. AAJ 2000 reported an ascent, thought to be the fourth, of the 1977 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, South Coast, Tasermiut Fjord, Nalumatorsoq, Stupid White Man
Tasermiut Fjord, Nalumatorsoq, Stupid White Man. On July 20 Jørgen Becher, Steffen Laetsch, and I completed an ascent of Stupid ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, South Coast, Tasermiut Fjord, Nalumatorsoq, Stupid White Man, Attempt; Ulamertorssuaq, War and Poetry, Attempt
Tasermiut Fjord, Nalumatorsoq, Stupid White Man, attempt; Ulamertorssuaq, War and Poetry, attempt. Wawrzyniec “Wawa” Zakrzewski and I have climbed in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Greenland, South Coast, Tasermiut Fjord, Kirkespiret, Alpin Glow; Nalumasortoq, Nagguteeqqat
Tasermiut fjord, Kirkespiret, Alpin Glow; Nalumasortoq, Nagguteeqqat. I first saw the granite walls of Tasermiut at a slide show in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Mexico, Parque Nacional Baranca del Cobre, Dong Tower, the Main Vein
Parque National Barranca del Cobre, Dong Tower, the Main Vein. A bachelor expedition for John O’Connor brought five friends ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
North America, Mexico, Cañon de la Huasteca, Arte de Malaria and Parque Nacional Basaseachic, Free Repeat of Subiendo el Arcoiris
Cañón de la Huasteca, Arte de Malaria and Parque Nacional Basaseachic, free repeat of Subiendo el Arcoiris. On March 13 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Taulliraju, North Face to Final Cornice
Taulliraju, north face to final cornice. In late June Micah Retz and I set off to the beautiful Taulliraju (5,830m), ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008
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, ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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. ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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’...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2008