2008 American Alpine Journal
The American Alpine Journal is the premier annual record of significant mountaineering and long rock-climbing ascents worldwide. American Alpine Club Members receive a free copy of the current American Alpine Journal (retail $45), just one of many Member perks ($10,000 of rescue insurance/services, Accidents in North American Mountaineering, gear/gym/
The 400-page 2008 AAJ features the completion of a decades-old dream Patagonian dream, hard free climbing in Pakistan's Charakusa Valley, and a conflict-ridden new route in Kashmir. Other detailed accounts span Nepal, Alaska, Peru, India, the Alps, and more!