American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Eisenhower, South Face
Mount Eisenhower, South Face. The eastern corner of the broad south face of Mount Eisenhower, adjacent to the Tower, had ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, "Crow Peaks"
“Crow Peaks”. Two great buttresses rise to the several summits of the “Crow Peaks” on the west side of Bow ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Hungabee, Southeast Ridge
Hungabee, Southeast Ridge. The southeast ridge of Hungabee (11,457 feet), starting with Kenkchemna Peak, had apparently never been climbed. In July ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Arctic, A Crossing of Bylot Island
A Crossing of Bylot Island. Our objective in the summer of 1963 was Bylot Island in N. Lat. 73° at the entrance ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Canada, Arctic, Baffin Island
Baffin Island. The Alpine Club of Canada sponsored a three-week camp on Cumberland Peninsula. Organized by P. D. Baird, the 21 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Greenland, Arctic, Cambridge East Greenland Expedition
Cambridge East Greenland Expedition. Our expedition comprised twelve members of Cambridge University, led by Colin Knox, a New Zealander undertaking ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Greenland, Arctic, Scottish East Greenland Expedition to Southern Staunings Alps
Scottish East Greenland Expedition to Southern Staunings Alps. The following members of the mountaineering clubs of St. Andrews University, Dr. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Greenland, Arctic, Schweizerland, East Greenland
Schweizerland, East Greenland. On July 6 we six members of the Swiss and German Greenland Expedition reached our Base Camp on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Greenland, Arctic, Imperial College Staunings Alps East Greenland Expedition
Imperial College Staunings Alps East Greenland Expedition. Our eight-man scientific and mountaineering project was based on the Bersaekerbrae Glacier in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
North America, Greenland, Arctic, Italian East Greenland Expedition
Italian East Greenland Expedition. During the summer an Italian expedition, led by Guido Monzino of Milan, visited the Staunings Alps ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Ecuador, Cerro Altar
Cerro Altar. The Italians Marino Tremonti, Ferdinando Gaspard and Cloudio Zardini made the first ascent of the Cerro Altar (17,451 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Cordillera Yauyos and Siulá Grande, Cordillera Huayhuash
Cordillera Yauyos and Siulá Grande, Cordillera Huayhuash. The Expeditión Barcelona was composed of the climbers Francisco Guillamón, Venancio ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Attempt on Yerupajá, Cordillera Huayhuash
Attempt on Yerupajá, Cordillera Huayhuash. Geoffrey S. Wood, Christopher J. Smith and I established Base Camp at 16,400 feet on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Rondoy, Cordillera Huayhuash
Rondoy, Cordillera Huayhuash. Tragedy struck the London School of Economics Expedition during the descent of six of its members from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Puscanturpa Group, Cordillera Huayhuash
Puscanturpa Group, Cordillera Huayhuash. A Swiss expedition, led by Christian Hauser and composed of Edwin Schelling, Julius Hensler, Heinz Gebauer, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Colorado Mountain Club Expedition to Cordillera Blanca
Colorado Mountain Club Expedition to Cordillera Blanca. In our first overseas expedition, 41 people went to the Cordillera Blanca. Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Tuco, Raria and Pongos Groups, Cordillera Blanca
Tuco, Raria and Pongos Groups, Cordillera Blanca. After ascending the Quebrada Pachacoto, near Catac, we arrived at the Quebrada Ingenio ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Vallunaraju Group, Cordillera Blanca
Vallunaraju Group, Cordillera Blanca. On July 28 seven Americans left Huaraz and climbed up the Quebrada Mullaca to establish Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Urus Oeste, Cordillera Blanca
Urus Oeste, Cordillera Blanca. A Swiss expedition from Lausanne, made up of Georges de Rham, Gilbert Apothéloz, Daniel Bach, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Luyacpani, Cordillera Blanca
Luyacpani, Cordillera Blanca. The Harvard students, John Terborgh and Jared Diamond, with the Peruvian porter Augusto Jamanca, on July 9 made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Pisco, Cordillera Blanca
Pisco, Cordillera Blanca. The Englishmen Alfred Gregory and Harry Stembridge climbed Pisco and another peak of about 18,000 feet northwest of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Cordillera Yucay
Cordillera Yucay. An Italian Expedition from Biella climbed in the Cordillera Yucay, above Paucartambo and near Cuzco, which they approached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Peru, Peruvian Ascents
Peruvian ascents. Peruvians continue to climb more actively each year. In the Cordillera Central, J. Escobar, A. Soriano, M. Arroyo, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Peruvian National Andean Climbing Convention
Peruvian National Andean Climbing Convention. This convention took place in Huaraz in late July and early August. It was officially ...
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Notes
1964
South America, Bolivia, Tiquimani
Tiquimani. A South African expedition, led by D. Robert Reinecke and composed of Harold Hill, Dr. Robin Sandell, Nicholas Coetzee, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Bolivia, Illimani and Huayana Potosí
Illimani and Huayna Potosí. Although Illimani (21,201 feet) and Huayna Potosí (19,996 feet) have both been climbed by numerous parties, they were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Argentina, First Winter Ascent of Cerro El Plata by a New Route on the South Face
First winter ascent of Cerro El Plata by a new route on the South Face. In July, four of us, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Chile, Mount Burney, Mount Bove, and Monte Francés, Tierra del Fuego
Mount Burney, Monte Bove and Monte Francés, Tierra del Fuego. On January 9, John Earle, Jack Ewer and I set ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Chile, Cerro Gorra Blanca and Volcán Lautaro, Patagonia
Cerro Gorra Blanca and Volcán Lautaro, Patagonia. The Slovene-Argentine Expedition of the Club Andino Esloveno, Sección Buenos Aires, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
South America, Chile, Torre de Pangal, Rancagua Andes
Torre de Pangal, Rancagua Andes. From Base Camp at 9000 feet at the head of the Cajón de Flores in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, The Mountains above 7500 m
The Mountains Above 7500 m = 24,607 ft. x = not yet climbed up to January 1. 1964 1. Mount Everest   8848 m = 29,028 ft.   2. K2 or Chogori   8611 m = 28,253 ...
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Notes
1964
Asia, Nepal, Twins
Twins. An expedition of four from the Tokyo Agricultural University, led by Ken Miyazawa, attempted the Twins (24,117 feet) on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Nepal, Himlung Himal
Himlung Himal. An expedition of the Federation of All Japan Mountaineering Unions, led by Hisachika Zenko, tried to climb Himlung ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Nepal, Sharphu
Sharphu. This 23,622-foot peak, which lies just across the Tamur river, west of Kangchenjunga and northwest of the town of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Nepal, Numbur, Rolwaling Himal
Numbur, Rolwaling Himal. The Himalayan Expedition of Chiba University consisted of six Japanese: Makoto Numata, leader, Kazumoto Suzuki, sub-leader, Kyoji ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Nepal, Peak 29
Peak 29. The reconnaissance party this year to Peak 29 (25,705 feet) established Camp V on the east side of the mountain on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Nepal, Kangde Hiunchuli, Patrasi Himal
Kangde Hiunchuli, Patrasi Himal. A three-man expedition of the Tokai University Alpine Club, led by Kazutoshi Nagasawa, established Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung
Langtang Lirung. A post-monsoon expedition from the Turin section of the Italian Alpine Club was organized to celebrate the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri II
Dhaulagiri II. An Austrian expedition, led by Egbert Eidher, took over a month traveling from Butwal to establish Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Himal
Langtang Himal. The Australian Peter Taylor made the first ascent of a 21,592-foot peak in the Langtang Himal with two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Nepal, Saipal
Saipal. Our plan had been to climb Saipal (23,079 feet) from the north, but we were prevented from starting from Pithorgarh ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Nepal, Nalkankar
Nalkankar. The Northwest Nepal Scientific Research Expedition of Hokkaido University had as objectives to climb Nalkankar (24,032 feet) and to investigate ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, India, Kulu
Kulu. On October 7 the Ladakhi Wangyal and I climbed the unnamed pass of 16,391 feet between Kulu and the Bara Bangahal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, India, Kulu
Kulu. In the fall of 1963 I was "guest instructor” at the Western Himalayan Mountaineering Institute at Manali, Kulu in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, India, Matri, Garhwal
Matri, Garhwal. On June 20 three Indian girls climbed Matri (22,047 feet), which lies some four miles north of the Gaumukh, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Kangri
Baltoro Kangri. Our objective was 23,990-foot Baltoro Kangri, formerly often called Golden Throne. Our party was composed of Professor Seihei ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Rupal (South) Face Reconnaisance
Nanga Parbat, Rupal (South) Face Reconnaissance. The Germans, Karl M. Herrligkoffer, Toni Kinshofer, Gerhard Haller and Klaus Scheck, re- connoitered ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Pakistan, Rosh Gol Valley, Chitral, Hindu Kush Range
Rosh Gol Valley, Chitral, Hindu Kush Range. On July 7 Peter Far- quhar, my husband Gene and I with 12 members of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Pakistan, Chitral
Chitral. On September 4, the Austrians Markus Schmuck, Martin Gmachl and Walter Frisch, all of Salzburg, left Chitral for Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964
Asia, Afghanistan, Expeditions to the Hindu Kush in 1962
Expeditions to the Hindu Kush in 1962. More details about the Polish expedition to the Wakhan Corridor in August and September, 1962, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1964