American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Lautaro
Lautaro. Eric Jones, Mick Coffey, the Argentine Ernesto O’Reilly, and I crossed the southern Patagonian Icecap, covering a total ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Paine Towers, East Face of the Central Tower
Paine Towers, East Face of the Central Tower. A South African expedition was in the field from November 1973 to January 1974. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, An Early Assessment of the 1977 Season
Patagonia, An Early Assessment of the 1974 Season. (This letter was written on February 8, 1974. Since no detailed information is available as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Cordillera Darwin, Tierra del Fuego, 1970-71
The following is a list of ascents made in the 1970-1 season in the Cordillera Darwin on Tierro del Fuego: ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Yalung Kang or Kangchenjunga West
Yalung Kang or Kangchenjunga West. The Kyoto University Academic Alpine Club Expedition led by Dr. Haruo Higuchi and Elizaburo Nishibori ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. A Czech expedition led by Ivan Gálfy attempted to make a new route on Makalu on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse, South Face Attempt
Lhotse, South Face Attempt. The nine-man Japanese Kanagawa Mountaineering Federation Expedition was led by Ryohei Uchida, supported by Mitsuo Hiroshima ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Italian Everest Expedition
Italian Everest Expedition. A colossal 64-man Italian expedition, 56 of whom belonged to the armed forces, invaded Mount Everest by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Japanese Post-Monsoon Expedition
Mount Everest, Japanese Post-Monsoon Expedition. For the first time ever Mount Everest was climbed in the post-monsoon period when the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Pumori
Pumori. The expedition of the Tohan Club was composed of Tadashi Mochizuki, Tadashi Mizuno, Tadashi Nakamura, Tatsuji Shigeno, Yoshinori Kanoh, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, East Face
Manaslu, East Face. The fourth ascent of Manaslu by a fourth route, the east face, was successfully completed by a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri IV Attempt
Dhaulagiri IV Attempt. We set out from Pokhara on March 14. We knew the route from previous expeditions but the high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna I Attempt
Annapurna I Attempt. An expedition of the Japanese Alpine Club’s Shinano section was led by Shaigeki Tsukamoto and Yukahisa ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II
Annapurna II. The members of the Sangaku Doshikai expedition were Yukio Takafu, Nobuyuki Ogawa, Katsuyuki Kondo, Nase Sakashita, Dr. Tashitaka ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South or Moditse Attempt
Annapurna South or Moditse Attempt. A Japanese expedition from the Sagamino Alpine Club was led by Kuniaki Yamada. They attempted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Api, West Ridge Attempt
Api, West Ridge Attempt. The Japanese Chuo University Expedition failed to climb Api in western Nepal. The leader was Kuniharu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Kanjeralwa, Kanjiroba Himal
Kanjeralwa, Kanjiroba Himal. Our expedition made the first ascent of Kanjeralwa (21,857 feet), which lies southeast of the highest peak in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Kangbachen Attempt
Kangbachen Attempt. A post-monsoon expedition of Rikko University, Japan, was led by Yoshikuno Sakai and Takeo Yamanoi. They attempted the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Parchamo, Rolwaling Himal
Parchamo, Rolwaling Himal. A group of 12 Swedish Mountaineers visited the Rolwaling Himal in October and early November. Four of us ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. Under the leadership of Jaime García Orts, a 12-man Spanish expedition made an attempt on Manaslu by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna I Tragedy
Annapurna I Tragedy. A strong Italian expedition was composed of Guido Machetto, leader, AAC member Alessandro Gogna, Carmelo Di Pietri, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri III
Dhaulagiri III. Our expedition climbed Dhaulagiri III (25,271 feet), the highest unclimbed peak in the group. The party was made up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri IV Attempt
Dhaulagiri IV Attempt. A British expedition led by Anthony P. Johnson was composed of nine members. They were trying this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Putha Hiunchuli Attempt
Putha Hiunchuli Attempt. The Japanese Yokkaichi Alpine Club Expedition, led by Kunihiko Noro, was composed of six men and two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, P 20,430, Kanjiroba Himal
P 20,430, Kanjiroba Himal. The Kitasato University Expedition was composed of Kazuo Yago, Mitsuhiro Kikuchi, Eiken Moriyama, Hiromi Ichikawa, Morihiro Takechi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Nepal, Hiunchuli Patan
Hiunchuli Patan. Our party consisted of Roger Breakall, J. Darling, J. Gostling and me. We arrived in the vicinity of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kamet
Kamet. A 13-man Indian expedition led by Anil Deb climbed Kamet (25,447 feet) on September 20. The summit team was deputy leader ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Garhwal, Peaks above Balbala Glacier
Peaks above Balbala Glacier. An Indian expedition led by Dr. Amiya Kumar Hati climbed in northern Garhwal. Base Camp was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Garhwal, Mahalay and Mandani
Mahalay and Mandani. Dr. G.R. Patwardhan, leader, S.N. Apte, and M.V. Gokhale with high-altitude porters Ganga Singh ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Garhwal, Panchchuli II, Kumaon Himalaya
Panchchuli II, Kumaon Himalaya. Beautiful, needle-shaped Panchchuli II is the highest of five peaks, traditionally known as the “five ovens” ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nandapal
Nandapal. This difficult virgin 20,690-foot peak, east of Tirsuli, was climbed by an Indo-Tibetan Border Police team on June 8 despite ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Garhwal, Balakun
Balakun. This virgin peak of 21,430 feet northeast of Nilkanta was climbed on July 9 by a six-man team from the Indo-Tibetan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Garhwal, Chaudhara
Chaudhara. Indians led by Professor A.R. Chandekar attempted Rajrambha and on June 2 made the first ascent of Chaudhara (21,364 feet), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Garhwal, Uja Tirche
Uja Tirche. This 20,344-foot peak was climbed by the Indians Bidijut Sarkar, K.K. Khannna and Manik Banerjee and Sherpas ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Garhwal, Vasuki Peak
Vasuki Peak. Vasuki Peak (22,285 feet) is above the Vasuki Glacier, which feeds the Chaturangi Glacier. It was climbed on October 2 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Garhwal, Black Peak, Bandarpunch
Black Peak, Bandarpunch. The 20,623-foot peak was climbed by four schoolboys led by Hari Dang on June 12 from a Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Garhwal, Mana Peak
Mana Peak. A six-man team led by Nanda Lal Purohit climbed this 23,860-foot peak on October 26. Kamal K. Guha, Himalayan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Ali Tarni Tibba, West Face, Kulu
Ali Ratni Tibba, West Face, Kulu. Our seven-man expedition went to Kulu to climb alpine-style. On June 4 to 6 Alan Burgess, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Menthosa, Deo Tibba, Indrasan, Ali Ratni Tibba
Menthosa, Deo Tibba, lndrasan, Ali Ratni Tibba. I was leader of the Army Mountaineering Association Himachal Pradesh Expedition, which consisted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, P 20,101 and Others, South Parbati Region, Kulu
P 20,101 and. others, South Parbati Region, Kulu. A small English party comprising John Cardy, Geoff Cohen, Dick Isherwood and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Peaks near Manali
Peaks near Manali. Jamshed Elavia, Nandlal Purohit and Dr. Geeta Mehta, Indians, and Joseph Franci, Marianne Schmidt, Margo Young and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, P 19,507 and P 20,049, Chamba-Lahoul Divide
P 19,507 and P 20,049, Chamba-Lahoul Divide. Virgin P 19,507 was climbed by seven members of the Indian-Tibetan Border Police team on July 23. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, P 21,199
P 21,199. This previously unclimbed mountain lies on the Spiti-Kinnaur divide just inside Spiti near the Manirang Pass. It was climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Kate Gardiner, 1886-1977
Kinnaur Kailas, Spiti. This 21,240-foot peak beat back yet another attempt. The Indian Army expedition was led by Major D....
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In Memoriam
1974
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Gangstang, Lahoul
Gangstang, Lahoul. An Indian expedition led by Nirmal Gopal Chatterjee climbed Gangstang, first ascended by Italians in 1945. After ascendthe Biling ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Kalindi
Kalindi. An expedition of the Indian Himalayan Federation was led by Bibhas Das. They reached Uttarkashi on July 2 and set ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Brammah, Southeast Ridge, Kishtwar Himal
Brammah, Southeast Ridge, Kishtwar Himal. During August Chris Bonington and I were lucky enough to join a climbing course of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Saser Kangri
Saser Kangri. India’s highest previously unclimbed peak, Saser Kangri (25,170 feet) was ascended by an Indo-Tibetan Border Police expedition led ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistan, Gamugal, Hindu Raj
Gamugal, Hindu Raj. An expedition led by Franco Alletto and composed of Sergio Kociancich, Luigi Lauro, Giorgio Mallucci, Leone Mimcio, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier Area, Hindu Kush
Tirich Mir. On July 22 our Spanish expedition established Base Camp in Babou Kapoun at 15,400 feet. We were Antonio Bahí, Dr. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974