American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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336 Records

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South America, Southern Peru, Pumachanca Group, Cordillera Vilcanota
Pumachanca Group, Cordillera Vilcanota. Faye Kerr, Mary Fulford and Esme Speakman, an English ladies group, climbed during the middle of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Apolobamba
Cordillera Apolobamba. Solo, I did a short journey from Pelechuco into the Chaupi Orco basin, where on November 25, 1970 I climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Bolivia, Huayna Potosí, North Ridge
Huayna Potosí, North Ridge. At Easter I hiked from the Zongo Pass on the east side of Huayna Potosí along ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real
Cordillera Real. In September, 1970 an expedition consisting of Ichiyo Muko, leader, Go Nishimura, Fumihiko Imamura, Koya Take- shita, Akinobu Nakamura, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Chile, Ojos del Salado, Puna de Atacama
Ojos del Salado, Puna de Atacama. After climbing in Bolivia, Ichiyo Muko, Go Nishimura, Fumihiko Imamura, Koya Takeshita, Akinobu Nakamura, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Chile, Nevado Juncal, Portillo District
Nevado Juncal, Portillo district. This very high mountain, located on the Chilean-Argentinian border, some 15 miles south of the ski resort ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Argentina, Mercedario, South Face, and Other Peaks
Mercedario, South Face, and Other Peaks. The Austrian Natur- freunde Andean Expedition, led by Othmar Kucera, climbed the 8000- foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Fitz Roy
The weather in early 1971 was extremely bad in all the southern Andes with nearly constant storms from early December to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Peaks in Marscarello Group, Southern Patagonian Icecap
Peaks in Marscarello Group, Southern Patagonian Icecap. In early 1971 we were in the practically unexplored region between Lago Viedma and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Rincón
Cerro Rincón, Fitz Roy Group. This unclimbed peak (49°16' S; 73° 10' W) lies some 10 miles from Fitz Roy at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy and other Patagonian Peaks
Fitz Roy and other Patagonian Peaks. Our expedition was composed of Ricardo Czerniawski, César Fava, Guillermo Espoueys and me. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
South America, Chile—Tierra del Fuego, Monte Sarmiento, Attempt on Unclimbed West Summit
Monte Sarmiento, Attempt on Unclimbed West Summit, Tierra del Fuego. November 16 was the only stormless day in the 42 we spent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, West Ridge
Makalu, West Ridge. On February 16 the French expedition to the west ridge of Makalu headed for Nepal. It was composed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Makalu II (Kangchungtse)
Makalu II (Kangchungtse). The Chiba University expedition to Makalu II or Kangchungtse (25,066 feet) was led by Dr. Makoto Numata. After ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Argentine Attempt on Mount Everest
Argentine Attempt on Mount Everest. Our expedition had government support and therefore included eight military: Lieutenant Colonel H. Cativa Tolosa, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Pumori
Pumori. A Japanese expedition of the Fujiomiya Alpine Club was led by Miyoshi Mochizuki. They attempted the very steep rock ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar
Lhotse Shar. A South Korean expedition led by Park Shulam attempted to climb Lhotse Shar (27,504 feet) by a route slightly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. A South Korean expedition was led by Kim Ho Sup. They attempted the northeast side, by which the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Baudha
Baudha. The Aichi University of Education Expedition had as leader Yutaka Nakai, as climbing leader Toshihiko Hanai and three other ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Moditse or Annapurna South
Moditse or Annapurna South. A four-man Japanese group, led by Kasuo Yamada, had to call off the expedition because of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Moditse or Annapurna South
Moditse or Annapurna South. An expedition from Chiba Institute of Technology was led by Dr. Tomoyo Minegishi. They attempted the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Hiunchuli, Annapurna Group
Hiunchuli, Annapurna Group. The first ascent of Hiunchuli (21,135 feet), east of Annapurna South or Moditse was made on October 10 by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Anapurna II
Annapurna II. The Shinshu University Alpine Club’s expedition was led by Mitsuaki Nishigori, seconded by Kako Katsuka. They placed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna
Gangapurna. The pre-monsoon Japanese Hachioji expedition had Katsuhiko Miyoshi as leader and Mistuu Hirashima as deputy plus five others. Villagers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna
Gangapurna. A second Japanese expedition to Gangapurna was from the Nagano Mountaineering Association and led by Kiyoshi Shimizu. They came ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri IV
Dhaulagiri IV. The leader of this Japanese expedition was Mitsuhiko Hattori. From Base Camp at 11,150 feet on the Konaba Glacier, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Churen Himal, Dhaula Group
Churen Himal, Dhaula Group. (This account is included since the account in A.A.J., 1971 was very brief. — Editor.) We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Churen Himal
Churen Himal. An expedition of Tokyo University was led by Dr. Makoto Takahashi. They attempted both the east and west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri V
Dhaulagiri V. The Kenryo Alpine Club expedition was led by Genichi Yasaki with Tesuro Terahata as climbing leader. They gave ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri
Dhaulagiri V. Dr. Tesuo Matsumura was the field leader of the Kyusho University Alpine Club expedition to Dhaulagiri V (24,992 feet). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Putha Hiunchuli
Putha Hiunchuli. The Japanese Zao Alpine Club had six members, including one woman and was led by Toyomi Oishi. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, P 19,580, Patrisi Himal
P 19,580, Patrasi Himal. The Anglo-Welsh Expedition consisted of Edwin Hammond, leader, Dewi Jones, John Cheesmond, John Vincent, Dr. Ieuan Jones ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, P c21,325, Kanjiroba Himal
P c21,325, Kanjiroba Himal. The Shigakukai Osaka Alpine Club expedition was led by Kazuyuki Abe, accompanied by three others. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Nepal, Api
Api. An eight-man expedition from Matsumoto Alpine Club was led by Katsuyuki Fukuzawa. After having delays on their approach due ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Garhwal and Kumaon, Tirsuli I
Tirsuli I. O.P. Sharma and Sherpa Mingur climbed Tirsuli I (23,210 feet) on October 6. Sharma suffered severe frostbite. (First ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Garhwal and Kumaon, Kak Bhusand, Rajrambha, Gangotri III
Kak Bhusand, Rajrambha. Gangotri III. All three of these peaks were climbed by members of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police. Kak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Garhwal and Kumaon, Jogin II
Jogin II. An expedition led by Amulya Sen finally succeeded in making the first ascent of Jogin II (20,208 feet) after ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Garhwal and Kumaon, Kedarnath Dome
Kedarnath Dome. This summit (22,410 feet) was again climbed on September 15 by R.S. Varma, Swaran Singh, B.P. Lama, Hirday ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Garhwal and Kumaon, Mandani and Sumeru
Mandani and Sumeru. Base Camp for the Mountain Lovers Association of Asansol was placed at 14,850 feet at the junction of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Garhwal and Kumaon, Kalindi
Kalindi. Kalindi (19,882 feet) was climbed on June 3 by B.W. Wagle, K.G. Sambus and Sherpas Dorje and Furi. Ganga ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Garhwal and Kumaon, Bandar Punch I
Bandar Punch I. Gurdial Singh led a group of Indian cadets to Bandar Punch (20,720 feet). On June 12 Major R.S. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Kinnaur, Leo Parginal
Leo Pargial. M.H. Johnson of Sherwood College, Nainital led a group of six students from St. Stephen’s College, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Kinnaur, Gushu Pishu
Gushu Pishu. A.K. Janardan, Roshan Lal, Bihari Lai and Bhangu of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh (Punjab), Deo Tibba
Deo Tibba. Masayoshi Matsudate and the Sherpa Phu Dorje climbed Deo Tibba (19,687 feet) on May 28. Other members of the Nambu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh (Punjab), Dharamsura or White Sail
Dharamsura or White Sail. Captain Jagdish Singh, Captain U. Bhot- nagar, Jamadar Paras Ram and Ladakhi porters Ringzin, Jungphu and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh (Punjab), Papsura or Fabsor
Papsura or Fabsor. After crossing the Sara Umga pass from the Tos Nallah to establish Base Camp on May 28, Flight ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh (Punjab), Methosa
Menthosa. An expedition of the Frosinone section of the Club Alpino Italiano was composed of Vittorio Kulczycki, leader, Lorenzo Favè, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh (Punjab), Indrasan, Kulu
Indrasan, Kulu. Indrasan (20,410 feet) was climbed by a new route, the west ridge, by an expedition led by Tony Johnson ...
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1972
Asia, India—Kashmir, Brammah Attempt, Kishtwar Himal
Brammah Attempt, Kishtwar Himal. The aim of our expedition was to make the first ascent of Brammah (P 6416, 21,050 feet)* between ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, India—Kashmir, Sickle Moon Attempt, Kishtwar Himal
Sickle Moon Attempt, Kishtwar Himal. The five-man Tokyo Agricultural University Expedition, led by Hiroshi Yamamoto, had Sickle Moon (21,568 feet) as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972