American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier Area, Tirich Mir Attempt
Tirich Mir Attempt. Bill Dunaway, Chuck Hall, Fritz Stammberger, Vern Read and I attempted the South Barum Glacier route followed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier Area, Noshaq, First Winter Ascent
Noshaq, First Winter Ascent. A ten-man Polish team climbed Noshaq on February 13. Led by Andrzej Zawada, the other members were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afghan Frontier Area, Noshaq
Noshaq. Of our group of nine, six reached the summit of Noshaq in July by the normal route: Ruth Steinmann, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afgan Frontier Area, Kohe Keshnikhan
Kohe Keshnikhan. The Southwest German Hindu Kush Expedition was led by Karl Fücks. They drove from Germany to Wark ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afgan Frontier Area, Kohe Keshnikhan
Kohe Keshnikhan. The members of our expedition were Ulrike Boltz, Bernd Brügge, Claus Dittmers, Heiko Irmisch, Frank John, Martin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afgan Frontier Area, Pegish Zom I and Other Peaks
Pegish Zom I and Other Peaks. Our expedition, organized by the Bologna section of the Italian Alpine Club consisted of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afgan Frontier Area, Languta Barfi, Northwest Ridge
Languta Barfi, Northwest Ridge. From Kabul we drove to Langar in the Wakhan in five days, arriving on July 15. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afgan Frontier Area, Langar Group, Sar Shkhawr Valley
Langar Group, Sar Shkhawr Valley. The Silesian Hindu Kush Expedition was led by Jan Weigel and composed of A. Bara, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Kate Gardiner, 1886-1977
A noshah, Ishmurgh Valley. Bram van Veelen, Richard Hauer, Frits Iordens, Frank Boesveldt, Jan van Wulfften Palthe and Herman Plugge ...
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In Memoriam
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afgan Frontier Area, Peaks in Jurm Valley Wakhan
Peaks in Jurm Valley, Wakhan. The expedition of the Italian Alpine Club’s Padua section was composed of Paolo Lion, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afgan Frontier Area, Kohe Urgunt and Other Peaks
Kohe Urgunt and Other Peaks. The expedition of the Tegernsee section of the German Alpine Club (DAV) was composed of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afgan Frontier Area, Mandaras Valley and Zebak Area
Mandaras Valley and Zebak Area. An expedition of the Klub Tatrzanski PTTK Krakow, led by Jerzy Wala, climbed first in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Pakistani-Afgan Frontier Area, Kohe Hevad
Kohe Hevad. Another Polish expedition from Posnan to the Ishmurch valley was led by Jerzy Marcinkowski. They climbed Kohe Anoshah (17,356 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Afghanistan, Hindu Kush, Zebak Area
Zebak Area. Two other Polish expeditions were in the Zebak area. The Krakow Academic Alpine Club Expedition was led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Afghanistan, Hindu Kush, Bandaka
Bandaka. From August 20 to 28 Ulrich Eberhardt and Gunther Henneman climbed the north ridge of Koh-e-Bandaka North (22,064 feet). On August 26 they ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Afghanistan, Hindu Kush, Zoh-i-Bandaka Zeraghau, Northeast Ridge
Koh-i-Bandaka Zeraghau, Northeast Ridge. We approached the Bandaka massif from the south, driving from Kabul up the Kunar River and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Afghanistan, Hindu Kush, Mir Samir, Southwest Buttress
Mir Samir, Southwest Buttress. After a two-week Volkswagen-bus trip from Imst, Austria, we arrived in Kabul and continued on through ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Afghanistan, Hindu Kush, Mir Samir, Direct South Buttress
Mir Samir, Direct South Buttress. While on a Mountain Travel excursion to the Chamar valley, on August 3 and 4, 1972 Jim Wilson ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, Afghanistan, Hindu Kush, Mir Samir
Mir Samir. Polish climbers climbed Mir Samir (19,059 feet) by the northeast ridge. The climbers were M. Rusinowski, S. Bochenski and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Asia, USSR, Pik Kommunizma, Pamirs
Pik Kommunizma, Pamirs. Four Polish climbers, M. Grochowski, A. Heinrich, R. Kowalewski and J. Rusiecki, made the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
Australasia, New Guinea, Carstenz Range
Carstenz Range. On October 15 the American-Indonesian Puncak Jaya Expedition landed in the Illaga valley in Irian Jaya, the Indonesian half ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1974
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. The Section has had another active year, hosting four evening meetings, a fall dinner ...
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Club Activities
1974
Alpine Club of Canada
Alpine Club of Canada. The 1973 General Mountaineering Camp was held near Glacier Lake in Banff National Park. The three-week camp ...
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Club Activities
1974
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. As in the past, club members participated in mountaineering endeavors throughout the world. Perhaps some of the ...
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Club Activities
1974
Arizona Mountaineering Club
Arizona Mountaineering Club. The club began 1973 with a winter survival seminar in response to the needs revealed in analyzing the ...
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Club Activities
1974
British Columbia Mountaineering Club
British Columbia Mountaineering Club. Summer never really did visit the Vancouver area in 1973, and the BCMC schedule of 110 trips, including ...
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Club Activities
1974
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. The highlight of the year’s activity was the summer western outing in the Bridger Wilderness Area ...
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Club Activities
1974
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. The Colorado Mountain Club had an active 1973 with about 800 trips conducted which included about 650 climbs on some 300 ...
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Club Activities
1974
Colorado College Mountain Club
Colorado College Mountain Club. The club was greatly saddened by the death of its president, Dale Watkins, in a rock ...
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Club Activities
1974
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. A newly revived expedition fund enabled the DMC to support two expeditions in the summer of 1973. One ...
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Club Activities
1974
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. The tower of Memorial Hall may be less crowded than the Grand and the swirling exhaust may ...
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Club Activities
1974
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. It was another very active year for the Iowa Mountaineers, with many of our 450 members climbing in the ...
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Club Activities
1974
McGill Outing Club
McGill Outing Club. The club’s 1973 activities ranged as widely as in the past, with perhaps an increased emphasis on ...
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Club Activities
1974
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Mountaineering Club of Alaska. The year 1973 saw much activity by our members in the Wrangells and, of course, in the ...
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Club Activities
1974
Simian Outing Society
Simian Outing Society. The Simians began the year by instructing beginners on the local cliffs of Portland Arch, Indiana. These ...
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Club Activities
1974
Spokane Mountaineers
Spokane Mountaineers. Club membership peaked at 400 during the year. We voted a new ski tow for our Mount Spokane property ...
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Club Activities
1974
Stanford Alpine Club
Stanford Alpine Club. The rainy weather of the 1972-1973 winter limited our climbing in Yosemite, but in the fall of 1973 ...
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Club Activities
1974
Himalayas
Himalayas Photographs and text by Yoshikazu Shirakawa. Testimonial by Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah Deva, King of Nepal. Preface by Arnold ...
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Book Reviews
1974
Traumberge der Welt
Traumberge der Welt, by Dölf Reist. Frauenfeld, Switzerland, Verlag Huber, 1973. Size 9¾" x 11½", 90 pages of text with 139 full-page or double-page ...
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Book Reviews
1974
In This Short Span: A Mountaineering Memoir
In This Short Span: A Mountaineering Memoir, by Michael Ward. London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1972. 304 pages, 40 photographs, 5 maps. £3.75 (about $9.00) By his ...
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Book Reviews
1974