American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Cerro Pantojo, New Routes
In October 2017, Ian Schwer and I completed two new routes on the south face of Cerro Pantojo (2,027m). This mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Anfiteatro, Wall Mapu
In March, Maximo Fernandez (Chile), Lucas “Turco” Dahir (Argentina), and I finished a project we started a few years ago ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Anvers Island, Unnamed Peak Southwest of Shewry Peak, Southwest Ridge
In January 2016 I sailed to the Peninsula on the yacht Icebird with Robert Catton, Mike Jaques, Paul Kutarski, and Jim ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Karakoram: Climbing Through the Kashmir Conflict
KARAKORAM: CLIMBING THROUGH THE KASHMIR CONFLICT.  Steve Swenson. Mountaineers Books, 2017. Hardcover, 315 pages, $26.95. In Karakoram , Steve Swenson describes the climbs ...
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Book Reviews
2018
Pandra, Northeast Face, Peine Plancher
In October, Mathieu Détrie, Pierre Labbre, and Benjamin Védrines (France) made the second ascent of Pandra (6,850...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Phungi Himal: First Ascent by Southeast Face
Some years ago, Anatoly Moshnikov commented, “I have already climbed that route in my mind, should we do it in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Nilkanth, Southwest Face, Obscured Perception
Between September 29 and October 2, Anne Gilbert Chase, Jason Thompson, and I made the first ascent of the southwest face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Pangbuk North, Northeast Face and Southeast Ridge
AFTER SPENDING almost 20 hours studying the pictures of the west face of Lunag Ri, I thought I’d finally found ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Culmination
IN THE SUMMER of 2014, Ryo Masumoto, Takaaki Nagato, and I aspired to reach the summit of unclimbed Badal Peak (ca 6,100...
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Feature Article
2018
Chekigo Sano, West Face; Bamongo, South Face, Tick Chha
Four members of the Spanish Alpine Team (Equipo Español de Alpinism)—Jesús Ibarz,Omar Juan, Pablo Ruí...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Cerro Sahne Nuss, New Route
In November 2017, Pedro Binfa and Joan Marc Henares climbed a new route on the south face Cerro Sahne Nuss (2,237m) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Shispare: The Long Quest for an Elusive Summit
THE QUEST, BY KAZUYA HIRAIDE Shispare was always there, living in the back of my head. A mountain worth spending ...
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Feature Article
2018
Thirteen Days on Shkhara: A New Route and First Winter Ascent From the South
Shkhara (5,203m) is Georgia’s highest mountain—about 500m higher than well-known Ushba—and according to experienced mountaineers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Larson Valley: West Pyramid, South Face, Infinite Curves; Larson Ridge, Central and West Summits
The Larson Ridge is the name given to the east-west-oriented crest that borders the northern edge of the Larson Valley. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Heim Peninsula and Sydkap Icecap, Ski Traverse and Various First Ascents
The original plan had been a west-to-east traverse of the Sydkap Icecap from Baad Fiord to Harbour Fiord. However, advanced ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Inugsuarmiut Fjord, Plan B Tower
It was 1998 when I first landed in Greenland. Little did I know it would be the beginning of a long ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Pik Lenin, West-East Traverse
In July, Markus Gschwendt (Austria) and Anton Sharobayko (Russia) made a lengthy and unusual traverse of Pik Lenin (7,134m). Starting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Korlang Pari Tippa South, West Face and South Ridge
In November, Rob Boulton, Joe O'Connor, Mark Rowland, Ian Stead, Dan Walker, and I, led by Dawa Rita Sherpa and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Mt. Hooker, Original Sin
Grand objectives within six hours’ drive from your front door are still to be found. In July of 1964, Dick McCracken, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Moro Rock, Meteora
In 2016 Daniel Jeffcoach and I started a new independent line on the middle of the steep west face of Moro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Castle Rocks, New Routes and Traverse
In the spring of 2017 I completed several new routes in the Castle Rocks area with different partners. Daniel Jeffcoach and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Charlotte Dome, Dance of Dragons
After making possibly the second ascent of Beast and Beauty (IV 5.11a ) with Chaz Langelier, car-to-car, I returned to Charlotte ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Grand Sentinel, Northeast Buttress
Grand Sentinel is a large north-facing tower across from North Dome, and is one of the most eye-catching rock faces ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
North Cotter, Vertical Illusion
A year prior to getting into technical rock climbing, I saw the sheer east wall of North Cotter  [Editor's ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Beau-Te Cache Dome, Fantomas; Hamilton Dome, Ophelia
In October 2017, a fter working a 12-hour shift at the hospital, I rested in bed for a few hours then ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
First Ascent of North Bishopric and Traverse
From October 2016 through April 2017, I drove 11,000 miles and spent eight outings in the Zion backcountry attempting, by various routes, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018
Various new routes and first ascents
Between October 2016 and May 2017, I made the likely first ascents of eight distinct formations in Zion. In late October, Courtney ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2018