American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Oman, Western Hajar, Jabal Misht (2,090 m), South Face, Flying Pegs; Various Short Routes
Western Hajar, Jabal Misht (2,090m), south face, Flying Pegs; various short routes. Barbara Bacher, Jakob Oberhauser, Thomas Scheiber, Heiko Wilhelm, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Africa, Morocco, Taghia, Oujdad, West Face, A Little Less Conversation
Taghia, Oujdad, west face, A Little Less Conversation. In March and April our team of German climbers, accompanied by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Africa, Madagascar, Andringintra National Park, Mitsinjoarivio, East Face, Relief
Andringintra National Park, Mitsinjoarivio, east face, Relief. In July and August 2007 Pawel Wycislik, and I visited the Tsaranoro massif, where ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Africa, Madagascar, Andringintra National Park, Mitsinjoarivio, East Face, Relief
Tsaranoro Be, east face, Old Master. A seven-member Slovak team visited the Tsaranoro massif. In six days of climbing, during ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Europe, Norway, Tromso Region, Kvaloya Island, Blamann (Blamannen, 861 m), North Face
Blamann (Blamannen, 861m), north face. This face received considerable attention in 2008, due in part to the newly published guidebook Kvaloya: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Europe, Norway, Tromso Region, Kvaloya Island, Blamann, Ultima Thule, First Free Ascent
Blamann, Ultima Thule, first free ascent. After my previous ascent of Ultima Thule, I had an urge to free it. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Europe, Norway, Tromso Region, Blamann, North Face, Lost and Found
Blamann, north face, Lost and Found. From August 4 to 8 Finnish climbers Jarkko- Juhani Henttonen, Johannes Kärkkäinen, and Kauri ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Europe, Norway, Tromso Region, Lofoten, Moskenesoy Island, Various Winter Ascents
Moskenesoy Island, various winter ascents. The Lofoten Islands looked to be a wild area in winter. Moskenesoy, the stunningly beautiful ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Europe, Norway, Tromso Region, Romsdalen, Oliskardstind, Ut i Vår Hage
Oliskardstind, Ut i Vår Hage. For two years I’d kept an eye on an unclimbed line on Oliskard- ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Stavanger Region, Naeroydalen, Into the Wild and Fosslimonster; Eidfjord, Landplage
At the beginning of February 2009 Markus Stofer and I went to Naeroydalen in southwest Norway. On a visit in 1999 I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Official Statement on Bolting from the Norwegian Alpine Club (Norsk Tindeklub)
February 2009 saw first ascents of two of Norway’s, and probably the world’s, most inspiring and adventurous ice lines: ...
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Notes
2009
Europe, Southern Norway, Stavanger Region, Kjerag, Strandhogg and Pin-up
Kjerag, Strandhogg and Pin-up. On February 12 and 14,I climbed two new ice lines on Kjerag in southwest Norway. Kjerag is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Russia, Muisky Range, Pik Casteldefels, Salo; Pik 2,600m, Corredor Cor
Muisky Range, Pik Casteldefels, Salo; Pik 2,600m, Corredor Cor. Curro Gonzales, Vicente Holgado, and I, forming the second X-PLORE expedition, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai – Karavshin, Liayliak Valley, Pik 4,600m, North Face
Liayliak Valley, Pik 4,600m, north face. During the summer Taras Cushko, Sasha Homenko, and I (Lavrinenko) from Odessa put ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai – Karavshin, Liayliak Valley, Pik Blok, West Face
Liaylak Valley, Pik Blok, west face. From July 28 to August 6 Belorussian Alexander Maximenja made a solo first ascent on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai – Karavshin, Kara-su Valley, Kirkchilta, Northwest Face
Kara-su Valley, Kirkchilta, northwest face. Pavla Pavlikova and I climbed a new line (1,000 Years of Russian Christianity, 4,507m) on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai – Karavshin, Kara-su Valley, Pik 4,810, First Winter Ascents and Russian Piolet d'Or
Kara-su Valley, Pik 4,810, first winter ascents and Russian Piolet d’Or. Three teams arrived in the Kara-su during the winter, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai – Karavshin, Ak-su Valley, Central Pyramid, North Face; Kotin, Lower East Face
Ak-su Valley, Central Pyramid, north face; Kotin, lower east face. In summer 2007 British climbers Sion Brocklehurst and Andy Scott climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai – Karavshin, Jiptik Valley, Kyzyl-Muz, North Face, Stegosaurus Spur (Not to Summit)
Jiptik Valley, Kyzyl-Muz, north face, Stegosaurus Spur (not to summit). In early July Paul Hersey (New Zealand), Yewjin Tan (Singapore/...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir, Zaalayskiy Range, Kurumdy East, North Rib
Zaalayskiy Range, Kurumdy East, north rib. Our team of 11 Czech and Slovak climbers approached the Eastern Zaalayskiy Range by six-wheel-drive ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir, Eastern Zaalayskiy Range, Pik Alexander Gybaev
Eastern Zaalayskiy Range, Pik Alexander Gybaev. On July 24, 2008, a group of climbers associated with the Moscow Aviation Institute made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tien Shan – Tourugart-too, Jumar Tau and Bar Tau; Peaks East of Naryn, Naryn Tau
Jumar Tau and Bar Tau; peaks east of Naryn, Naryn Tau. With Dave Moles-worth and Misha Sukhorukov I made my ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Western Kokshaal-too, Bolgandy West Valley, Pik Margesson, Pik St. George, Shining Tor, Pik Nantucket, Pik Heliya, Pik Jessica and Jeremy, Pik Stapledon, Pik Sally; Pik 4,705 m, Attempt
Bolgandy West Valley, Pik Margesson, Pik St. George, Shining Tor, Pik Nantucket, Pik Heliya, Pik Jessica and Jeremy, Pik Stapledon, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Western Kokshaal-too, Kotur Glacier, Pik Judith-Brian, South Ridge; Nomad Domes, Various Ascents; Son Kul Canyon, New Rock Climbing Area
Kotur glacier, Pik Judith-Brian, south ridge; Nomad Domes, various ascents; Son Kul Canyon, new rock climbing area. The International School ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Western Kokshaal-too, Fersmana Glacier, Pik Anin, North Face, Bloody Aurikelj and Waterfull; Pik Zastava, North Face, FAT Couloir Direct; Fers III, Southwest Face (Not to Summit); Pik Plaza, West Couloir and North Ridge; Pik Neizvestniy,
Fersmana Glacier, PikAnin, north face, Bloody Aurikelj and Waterfull; Pik Zastava, north face, FAT Couloir Direct; Fers III, southwest face (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Ak-Shirak, Ski Traverse, Five First and Two Second Ascents
Ski traverse, five first and two second ascents. We should have been in Tibet. That’s what we’d planned. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tengri Tag, Pik Parashutny, North Face, Not to Summit
Pik Parashutny, north face, not to summit. On July 27, Tadej Kriselj, Matej Smrkolj, and I made the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tengri Tag, Pik Troglav, North Summit, North Face, Second Ascent; Khan Tengri, One Day Ascent
Pik Troglav, north summit, north face, second ascent; Khan Tengri, one day ascent. On July 26 Tine Marence and I arrived ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tengri Tag, Pik Eight Women Climbers, West Face; Pik Bayancol, Southeast Ridge; Pik Kazakhstan, Southeast Ridge
Pik Eight Women Climbers, west face; Pik Bayancol, southeast ridge; Pik Kazakhstan, southeast ridge. Boris Dedeshko, Gennady Durov, and Denis ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Tajikistan, Pik Chiringyad, West Face, Second Ascent
Pik Chiringyad, west face, second ascent. In a four- day round trip from base camp the five-member Russian team of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Koh-e-Uparisina (6,260m), Northwest Pillar
For the second stage of our three-part DEVOLD Triple North Walls expedition, Jan Doudlebsky and I visited the Hindu Kush. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Afghanistan, High Hindu Kush – Wakhan Corridor, Qala-e-Voust (Qala-e-Hurst or Ust) Glacier Exploration; Peak 5,049m; Peak 5,880m Attempt
Wakhan Corridor, Qala-e-Voust (Qala-e-Hurst or Ust) Glacier exploration; Peak 5,049m; Peak 5,880m attempt. In August Elisabetta Galli, Lucia Foppoli, Angelo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Afghanistan, High Hindu Kush – Wakhan Corridor, Koh-e-Baba Tangi (6,513m), Attempt
Koh-e-Baba Tangi (6,513m), attempt. In September an all-woman Italian team of Eloise Barbieri, Elisabetta Galli, Roberta Vittorangeli, and I as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Oxus Snow Lake (ca 5,300m), New Discovery; Peak 5,588m, Attempt; Pamir-i-Wakhan Range, First Traverse of Central Section
The Oxus River has washed geological and geopolitical dust through time and space into the great Central Asian deserts. Reversing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Afghanistan, Pamir, Mountain Unity
Mountain Unity. Mountain Unity International (www.mountainunity.org) is a non-profit organization providing marketing, media, and communications support for any ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Overview
Overview. Pakistan granted permits to 76 applicants to climb various peaks in 2008, including 13 teams that applied to attempt multiple peaks. Two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Western Himalaya, Nanga Parbat, Rakhiot Face; Chongra Main, West Ridge, First Ascent; Chongra South
Nanga Parbat, Rakhiot Face; Chongra Main, west ridge, first ascent; Chongra South. Italians Simon Kehrer, Walter Nones, and Karl Unterkircher ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Batura Muztagh, Batura II (7,762m), First Ascent
Batura II (7,762m), first ascent. Considered one of the highest unclimbed independent summits in the world, Batura II in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Batura Muztagh, Beka Brakai Chhok, South Peak, First Ascent
Beka Brakai Chhok, south peak, first ascent. Last summer I traveled to the Baltar Glacier for the second time, hoping ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Batura Muztagh, Beka Brakai Chhok, Attempt
Beka Brakai Chhok, attempt. On July 2 my climbing partner Malcolm Bass (U.K.) and I turned back at 6,400m on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Rakaposhi Range, Rakaposhi, Southwest Spur, Attempt; Neyzah Peak, First Ascent
Rakaposhi, southwest spur, attempt; Neyzah Peak, first ascent. In July our team of ten Catalans and one Basque traveled to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Muztagh, CAC Sar, First Ascent; Corean Sar, First Ascent to West Summit; Khani Basa Sar, Attempt
CAC Sar, first ascent; Corean Sar, first ascent to west summit; Khani Basa Sar, attempt. A four-man expedition from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Muztagh, Tahu Rutum, West Face, Solo Attempt
Tahu Rutum, west face, solo attempt. Mothers have it the hardest. “I’m going climbing in Pakistan by myself. I’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Muztagh, Hispar Sar, Attempt; Emily Peak (Point 5,684m), First Ascent
Hispar Sar, attempt; Emily Peak (Point 5,684m), first ascent. In mid-September I traveled alone to Hunza in northeast Pakistan to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Muztagh, Disteghil, Sar, Attempt
Disteghil Sar, attempt. In June, Don Bowie, Peter Thompson, Ben Cheek, and I attempted the north ridge of Disteghil Sar (7,885...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Muztagh, Solu Towers, Attempt; Female Peak (Peak 5,290m), First Ascent
Solu Towers, attempt; Female Peak (Peak 5,290m), first ascent. The objective of this expedition was to climb one of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Panmah Muztagh, Baintha Kabata, First Ascent
Baintha Kabata, first ascent. Maxime Turgeon and I traveled to the Choktoi Glacier in August and September to attempt the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Panmah Muztagh, Latok i, Attempt; Porter Peak, First Ascent
Latok I, attempt; Porter Peak, first ascent. On August 22 Whit Magro and I arrived on the Chok- toi Glacier for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Muztagh, Hainabrakk East Tower, The Choice
Hainabrakk East Tower, The Choice. Simon Meis and I arrived in Islamabad on July 16 and traveled to the Trango Glacier, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Muztagh, Great Tango Tower, Norwegian Pillar
Great Trango Tower, Norwegian Pillar. The groundbreaking ascent of the Norwegian Pillar in 1984 is still the most outrageous line ever ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2009