American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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336 Records

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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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Climbs And Expeditions
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
Asia, India—Kashmir, Nun and Kun
Nun and Kun. Of these twin peaks, Nun (23,410 feet), first climbed by French Mme Claude Kogan and Swiss Pierre Vittoz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Khunyang Chhish
This peak turned back a British expedition in 1962 and a Japanese one in 1965, on which climbers were killed. This year, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, Malubiting, Karakoram
Malubiting, Karakoram. The members of this year’s expedition to Malubiting (24,451 feet) were the Austrians Horst Schindlbacher, leader, Kurt Pirker, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, Malubiting
Malubiting. A Japanese expedition from Kyoto was led by Mitsugi Koyama. Their attempt to climb Malubiting (24,451 feet) was given up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, Ogre, Karakoram
Ogre, Karakoram. We spent considerable time searching for a route up the south face of the Ogre, but due to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, Ogre Attempt
Ogre Attempt. Masaharu Takahashi led a Rikhyo University group to the Biafo Glacier to reconnoiter the Ogre (23,901 feet) from June ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, K12
K12. The Ichikawa Alpine Club Expedition was led by Tatsuro Arioka. They got only to 20,350 feet on K 12 (24,370 feet) because ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat
Nanga Parbat. Sixteen Czechs, led by Ivan Galfy, made the fourth ascent of Nanga Parbat (26,660 feet) and the second by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, Chongra Peak, Nanga Parbat Group
Chongra Peak, Nanga Parbat Group. The expedition of the Gango Tohkoh-Kai consisted of Masahiko Kaizu, leader, Kiyoshi Hara, Tamiya Takahashi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, Rakaposhi Attempt on North Ridge
Rakaposhi, Attempt on North Ridge. It was obvious that an ascent to the north ridge from Minapin or Pisan would ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, Buni Zom Group
Buni Zom Group. The Oyama High School Old Boys Alpine Club consisted of Hirotaka Saegi, leader, Tadashi Sugita and Toshinori ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, Buni Zom Group
Buni Zom Group. The Swallow Club of Tokyo consisted of Masato Nakamura, leader, Hiroyuku Nakamura, Kazushi Takahashi, and Takashi Shimizu; ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, Awi Zom, Buni Zom Group, Hindu Raj
Awi Zom, Buni Zom Group, Hindu Raj. The Cologne Hindu Kush Expedition climbed in the Buni Zom group. We divided ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, Thui I
Thui I. An expedition from Waseda University was led by Jiro Kitaoka. Base Camp was established on the Kotalkash Glacier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistan, P 5600 and P 5100, Rizhun Gol, Hindu Raj
P 5600 and P 5100, Rizhun Gol, Hindu Raj. The Munich Chitral Expedition consisted of Walter and Barbel Pschorr, Wolfgang Dorn and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Istor-o-Nal
Istor-o-Nal. On June 5 Zvone Kofler and Janko Ažman of the Third Yugoslav Hindu Kush Expedition made the second ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Tirich Mir
Tirich Mir. Shunzo Masue led the 14-man Ishikawa Prefecture Section of the Japanese Alpine Club expedition. The notorious southwest ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Attempt on Tirich Mir
Attempt on Tirich Mir. The Italians Riccardo Varvelli, leader, Pier Franco Giraudi, Paolo Mosca, Giuseppe and Agostino Perrod failed to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Noshaq from the South, Ghul Lasht Zom East, Aspe Safed
Noshaq from the South, Ghul Lasht Zom East, Aspe Safed. We three Austrians, Wolfgang Stefan, Dieter Eger and I, traveled ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Noshaq
Noshaq. We had originally hoped to climb in the Darban basin in Pakistan, but just before our departure our permit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Noshaq, Rakhe Deras, Karposhte Yakhi
Noshaq, Rakhe Deras, Karposhte Yakhi. Noshaq (24,580 feet) was climbed from the northwest by Fräulein Cilly Hayder (21) and Oswald Steinlechner (19) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Noshaq, Noshaq to Gumbaz-e-Safed Traverse
Noshaq, Noshaq to Gumbaz-e-Safed Traverse. We were 34 people: ten climbers conducting 24 of the guide Bellefon’s clients. On August 17 Franç...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Noshaq Attempt
Noshaq Attempt. An eight-man expedition from Matsusho Gakuen Junior College was led by Hiromi Koana. After being refused permission for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Ghul Lasht Zom South, Spanish Ascent
Ghul Lasht Zom South, Spanish Ascent. A Spanish expedition was composed of Fernando Martínez Perez. César Pérez ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Peaks above Darban Glacier
Peaks Above Darban Glacier. A six-man German expedition led by Eggert Keller was in the Darband Glacier region. On June 26 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Saraghar, First Ascent of the West Wall
Saraghrar, First Ascent of the West Wall. The Shizuoka Tohan Club Expedition was led by Reisuke Akiyama. It made the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Udren Zom and Shakhaur
Udren Zorn and Shakhaur. The expedition of the Biella section of the Club Alpino Italiano climbed these two peaks, neither ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Kohe Khaen, Wakhan
Kohe Khaen, Wakhan. The Medical School of Hiroshima University Expedition was led by Go Hirai and consisted of Isao Fujii, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Koh-e-Kamisktar, Wakhan
Koh-e-Kamisktar, Wakhan. Walter Mejak, Fabio Benedetti, Floriane» Tarlao, Nicolò Zuffi and I left Trieste on June 16 and traveled overland to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Nicola II Chain, Wakhan
Nicola II Chain, Wakhan. An expedition of the Rome section of the Club Alpino Italiano made three first ascents in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Kohe Shan, Urgund Group, Wakhan
Kohe Shan, Urgund Group, Wakhan. Our expedition, consisting of Professor Alberti, Sinigoi, Predonzan, Stefanini, L. Corsi, W. Romano, Ricatti and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Urgent East Attempt, Wakhan
Urgent East Attempt, Wakhan. We had bad luck on our second attempt on Urgent East when on July 26 Jorge Matas ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier, Three Expeditions to the Hindu Kush
Three Expeditions to the Hindu Kush. Poles led by J. Wala made various ascents: in the Qadzi Deh: Aspe Safed (21,325 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Afghanistan, Shkurigal Valley, Bashgal, Central Hindu Kush
Shkurigal Valley, Bashgal, Central Hindu Kush. Peter Ball, John Davies, Robert Junkison, Ali Kellas, Barry Smith and I had as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Afghanistan, Bandaka
Bandaka. After not receiving permission for Udren Zom, the expedition of the Mountaineering Association of Fukushima Prefecture turned hastily to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Afghanistan, Parshui Valley
Parshui Valley. The Takushoku University Expedition was led by Hiromi Tanaka. Their objectives were high peaks on the right bank ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Asia, Afghanistan, Shah-I-Anjuman
Shah-i-Anjuman. An expedition from the Iwate Medical University Alpine Club, led by Yukata Yasui, made the second ascent of Shah-i- ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Africa, Kenya, Batian, Mount Kenya
Batian, Mount Kenya. A Spanish team, José Manuel Anglada, Juan Cerda, Emilio Civis, Pokorski, Gines Roca and Rivas made a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
Europe, Switzerland, Galenstock, Southwest Pillar
Galenstock, Southwest Pillar. The Spaniard Pedro Casanellas and I were attracted by the unclimbed 1500-foot southwest pillar of the Gallenstock. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1972
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. Section membership in the States stands at about 160, while another 15 live nearby across the Canadian ...
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Club Activities
1972