American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Southern Patagonian Icecap
Southern Patagonian Icecap. Toshio Takeuchi, Takeo Tsuzuki and Takeo Yoshizawa, son of our assistant editor and vice-president of the Japanese ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Mascarello
Cerro Mascarello. In December Eduardo Kornais, Gregorio Ancin, Osvaldo Troiani, Mario Serrano and I left for the Southern Patagonian Continental ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Poincenot, Fitz Roy Group
Aguja Poincenot, Fitz Roy Group. An ascent of the northwest face of the Aguja Poincenot was made from December 17 to 21, 1970. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy
Fitz Roy. An English expedition has climbed Fitz Roy by a new route, which ascended from the saddle between the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre
Cerro Torre. The furor goes on unabated over the 1971 ascent of Cerro Torre by Cesare Maestri, in which the Italian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Solo
Cerro Solo. After the Anglo-Swiss expedition to Cerro Torre, Eric Jones made in February a solo ascent of Cerro Solo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Monte Sarmiento, Western Summit, Tirra del Fuego
Monte Sarmiento, Western Summit, Tierra del Fuego. The third Italian expedition led by Giuseppe Agnolotti to attempt the western summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Europe, Grandes Jorasses and Aiguille de Leschaux, Mont Blanc Group
Grandes Jorasses and Aiguille de Leschaux, Mont Blanc Group. On August 11 Guido Machetto and I made the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, European Everest Expedition
European Everest Expedition. The pre-monsoon European Everest expedition’s attempt to climb the southwest face ended in abject failure due ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest Post-Monsoon Attempt
Mount Everest Post-Monsoon Attempt. The British expedition which attempted the southwest face of Everest in the post-monsoon period was fighting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Pumori
Pumori. Our expedition was composed of teacher-guides in the Ecole Nationale de Ski et d’Alpinisme at Chamonix: Yves Pollet-Villard, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Attempt
Lhotse Attempt. Germans Gerhard Lenser and Michael Holz hoped to try Lhotse (27,923 feet) from the east but failed to find ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Kangchungtse or Makalu II
Kangchungtse or Makalu II. A four-man Japanese group from Denki-Tsushin University led by Tadashige Nishiyama from Base Camp on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Makalu
Makalu. The Mountaineering Union of Yugoslavia expedition was led by Ales Kunaver and comprised ten climbers, three scientists and one ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Kongde-Ri, East Peak
Kongde-Ri, East Peak. A German Alpine Club five-man expedition from the Allgäu-Kempten section made the first ascent of Kongde-Ri’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Rolwaling
Rolwaling. Franz Ludwig Klement, his wife Annelie, Max Leonhard, Florian Maurer, Ferdinand and Max Pfordte and Harro Storck from Munich ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Chobutse, Rolwaling Valley
Chobutse, Rolwaling Valley. The members of our expedition were Michaela Wegert, Gustav and Klaus Harder, Peter Vogler and I as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Rolwaling Himal
Rolwaling Himal. The Rolwaling valley, directly south of Guarisankar, was visited in April by ten members of the Royal Netherlands ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Gurja Himal, Northwest Spur and North Ridge
Gurja Himal, Northwest Spur and North Ridge. Our expedition was organized by the Lyon Section of the French Alpine Club ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, East Face
Manaslu, East Face. Fifteen members of a South Korean expedition were killed when on April 10 avalanches overwhelmed their Camp III ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, South Face
Manaslu, South Face. A Tyrolean expedition led by Wolfgang Nairz made the third ascent of 26,760-foot Manaslu by a third ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Kande Hiunchuli, Patrasi Himal
Kande Hiunchuli, Patrasi Himal. The expedition of the Tokyo Yamatabi Club was led by Hiroshi Nishida and had five other ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Central Peak of Annapurna South or Moditse
Central Peak of Annapurna South or Moditse. Uzo Tada led four other members of the Doryu Alpine Club. They attacked ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Tukche Peak
Tukche Peak. The Tokyo Yakka University expedition was led by Kiichi Sakaguchi. On October 17 Naotami Yatsuyama and Sherpa Lakpa Norbu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri IV
Dhaulagiri IV. The Japanese Gumma expedition was led by Fumio Kobayashi. After establishing Camp IV on April 26 at 20,300 feet on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri IV
Dhaulagiri IV. The Japan Rock Climbing Society Expedition led by Akinori Otsu attempted Dhaulagiri IV from Base Camp at 13,500 feet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Putha Hiunchuli
Putha Hiunchuli. The Seppyo Alpine Club Expedition was composed of Masahiro Kobayashi, Shuji Yasukawa, Kenzo Ishikawa, Satoshi Nara, Takashi Chigai, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Putha Hiunchuli
Putha Hiunchuli. Another Japanese expedition, from the Nagoya YMCA Alpine Club, led by Tadaki Sabashi, climbed Putha Hiunchuli also by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Nampa, First Ascent
Nampa, First Ascent. The Mountaineering Association of Aomori Prefecture expedition was led by Seigo Matsushima. They took the same route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, Nepal, Jethibohurani or Nampa South Attempt
Jethibohurani or Nampa South Attempt. Yasuo Ohsumi led eight climbers from Nagoya University. Their aim was to climb Jethibohurani or ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Garhwal, Peak 19,081 (Durgakot)
P 19,081 (Durgakot). This peak in the Tharkot range was climbed on October 15 by Pranesh Chowdhury, Monuj Bhowmik, Dr. Sunirmal Ghosh ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Garhwal, Trisul
Trisul. Trisul (23,360 feet) was attempted by a 24-member team from Baroda led by Deepak Ambegaonkar, who died on June 13 from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Garhwal, Bhagirathi II
Bhagirathi II. A team from the Indo-Tibetan Border Police climbed this peak on June 15, after setting up two camps. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Garhwal, First Ascent of Bhagirathi IV, V, and P 18,500
First Ascent of Bhagirathi IV, V, and P 18,500. The members of our team were Ganga Singh Negi, Minoo I. Mehta, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Garhwal, P 20,700 near Ganesh Parbat
P 20,700 near Ganesh Parbat. This virgin peak was climbed on July 13 by an Indo-Tibetan Border Police team led by R....
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Garhwal, Bauljuri
Bauljuri. Bauijuri (19,429 feet) in the Nanda Devi group was climbed on September 30 by a nine-member Nainital Mountaineering Club team. Among ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Garhwal, Sudarshan
Sudarshan. An expedition of the Gangotri Exploration Committee led by Biren Sarkar set up Base Camp at 15,575 feet near the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Garhwal, P 19,080 and P 18,560, Arwa Valley
P 19,080 and P 18,560, Arwa Valley. The nine-man team from the Mountaineers’ Club of Calcutta led by Baidyanath Rakshit climbed two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Garhwal, P 20,370, Tons Valley
P 20,370, Tons Valley. This peak, west of Swagarohini, was attempted by a Dutagar expedition led by Amula Sen. Sohli S. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Garhwal, Kamet
Kamet. An expedition from the Assam Mountaineering Association led by Atanu Prosad Barua abandoned its attempt on Kämet (25,447 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Lion, Central, Kulu
Lion, Central, Kulu. Lion (20,100 feet) was climbed by its west face on June 27 by an expedition of Calcutta’s Institute ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Deo Tibba, Hanuman Tibba, Manali Peak
Deo Tibba, Hanuman Tibba, Manali Peak. These continue to be popular targets for small parties and trainees from the Western ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Ravi Chandre Watershed, Kulu
Ravi Chandra Watershed, Kulu. Tony Smythe and I made for the Bara Bangahal region west of Kulu in May. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Hanuman Tibba
Hanuman Tibba. Hanuman Tibba (19,450 feet) was climbed on July 11, 1971 by Nick DeLisa, Susan and Gordon Jarrell, Sara Officer, Pat Ophuls, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Indrasan and Deo Tibba
Indrasan and Deo Tibba. The Kansai Ganpo Kai expedition, led by Seiichi Asanome, successfully made a new route, the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Phabrang
Phabrang. The Mountaineering Association of Shiga Prefecture sent Shigemaro Ibayashi, leader, Takao Yamada and six others to India. Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Phabrang South
Phabrang South. Tohichi Ohtake led the Tokyo Denki University expedition. After crossing the Rohtang Pass by bus, they reached Thirot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Parbati South, Kulu
Parbati South, Kulu. Six past or present members of Aston University and a doctor travelled overland in an ex-RAF ambulance ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Kanglacha, Ladakh
Kanglacha, Ladakh. Kanglacha (20,520 feet) was climbed on July 17 by a six-man Indo-Tibetan Border Police team led by Y.C. Khanna. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, P 20,308, Pangong Range, Ladakh
P 20,308, Pangong Range, Ladakh. This virgin peak was climbed on September 20 by six members of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1973