Features AAJ 2010

Feature articles from the 2010 AAJ:


Jobo Rinjang
The alpine-style first ascent of a little-known Nepalese peak.
By Joe Puryear

Alone on Annapurna South
Some time to kill in base camp produces a bold new route.
By Dodo Kopold

A Bit of Luck
The alpine-style first ascent of Chang Himal’s north face, Nepal.
By Andy Houseman


Thriller
Four major routes in two weeks on Alaska’s Stikine Icefield.
By Jens Holsten


Catharsis
After 28 Alaskan expeditions: the trip of a lifetime.
By Jack Tackle

aaj10_nep_cho-oyu_dgwebReincarnation
A bold new route on the southeast face of Cho Oyu in Nepal.
By Denis Urubko

AAJ10_India_Bhag_Prezelj6_dgwRejuvenation
An invigorating trio of new routes in India’s Bhagirathi group.
By Marko Prezelj

AAJ10_China_Tien Shan_5
Discovering What Lies Within
A lost mentor shows the way on the north face of Xuelian West, China.
By Kyle Dempster

AAJ10_Kyrg_Pobeda_Sokolov_6Project Victory
A bold new route on the north face of Pobeda in Kyrgyzstan.
By Gleb Sokolov

AAJ10_China_Dongdong_5Free Mountaineering
An inside look at modern Chinese alpinism.
By Yan Dongdong

Spantik's Korean RouteThe Golden Peak
A new route on Pakistan’s Spantik raises the bar for Korean alpinism.
By Kim Hyung-il

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