American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Makalu, South Face Attempt
Makalu, South Face Attempt. A strong Austrian team failed to climb the 10,000-foot south face of Makalu, previously attempted by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, Nepal, International Makalu Expedition
International Makalu Expedition. Our expedition had as main objectives the fourth ascent of Makalu (27,825 feet) by the 10,000-foot- high south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, Nepal, Kangshungatse
Kangshungatse. A Netherlands expedition led by Jean François Sablet unsuccessfully tried to climb Kangshungatse or Makalu II (25,066 feet) by ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Shartse
Shartse. This expedition, composed of Gerhard Lenser, leader, Dr. Hermann Warth, Dr. Klaus Peter Bach, Germans, and me, an Austrian, ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Attempt
Lhotse Attempt. A 16-member Polish expedition, led by Andrzej Zawada, attempted Lhotse (27,890 feet) by its northwest face from the Western ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Spanish Attempt
Mount Everest, Spanish Attempt. The Expedición Tximist was composed of Juan Ignacio Lorente, leader, Angel Landa, Luis Abalde, Alfonso ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, French Tragedy
Mount Everest, French Tragedy. On September 9 at 7:30 P.M. an avalanche swept over and destroyed Camps I and II, killing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, West Face
Pumori, West Face. The Alpine Club Unpo expedition was made up of Junji Matsuda, Minoru Takagi, Ko Hattori, Yoshinobu Mizuta, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, Nepal, Taweche
Taweche. Having left Kathmandu on March 30 by air for Lukla, we were in Base Camp (16,900 feet) on April 4, Camp I (18,050 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, Nepal, Further Note on the French Ascent of Taweche
Further note on the French ascent of Taweche. This was an unauthorized ascent of a peak, not on the permitted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, Nepal, Churen Himal
Churen Himal. A Japanese team led by Hiroaki Yamada abandoned its attempt to climb Churen Himal (24,184 feet) by its previously ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, Nepal, Peak 29, West Face Attempt
Peak 29, West Face Attempt. The Yokohama Mountaineering Association Expedition was led by Fumia Tamaka and included nineteen, one an American ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, Nepal, Lamjung Himal
Lamjung Himal. The Hong Kong Expedition of the British Mountaineering Association was organized by Major J.L. Barker and led ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Lamjung Himal
Lamjung. Koaru Kikuchi and Kiyotaka Uetake climbed Lamjung (22,921 feet) on October 20. Masanobu Osakin, Dr. Yasuo Abe and Sherpa sirdar Lobsang ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Himalchuli
Himalchuli. An Italian expedition led by Dr. Annibalo Bonicelli failed to climb Himalchuli (25,895 feet) by the Japanese route of 1959, the ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Himalchuli
Himalchuli. The 16-man Aoyama Gakuin University Expedition to Himalchuli (25,895 feet) was led by Khiro Koribayashi. The Japanese established Camp V ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Women's Expedition
Manaslu Women’s Expedition. The Japanese Women’s Manaslu Expedition was made up of Kyoko Sato, commander, Tsune Kuroishi, leader, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, Nepal, Urkinmang, Langtang Himal
Urkinmang, Langtang Himal. On November 8 Bill Roos, Judy Rearick, Larry Derby and I made the second ascent of Urkinmang (20,100 feet) ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna East
Annapurna East. (Señor Anglada explains that this is a distinct summit (26,333 feet) just east of Annapurna I. The Spaniards ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV
Annapurna IV. To celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Oberland Section of the German Alpine Club, Ulrich Kamm, Dr. Peter ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna
Gangapurna. A Japanese expedition from Osaka led by Toshio Noshi made a successful ascent of Gangapurna (24,457 feet) by the east ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South
Annapurna South. The Japanese Gamagori Alpine Club Expedition was led by Tsuneo Suzuki. They attempted 23,683-foot Annapurna South or Moditse ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri IV Attempt
Dhaulagiri IV Attempt. The British Royal Air Force Dhaulagiri IV Expedition was led by Wing Commander D. le R. Bird ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Tukuche Peak
Tukuche Peak. Our members were Kazumi Fujikura, Hisao Miyazaki, Norio Shimoda and I as leader. We climbed Tukuche Peak by ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Peaks in Hidden Valley, Dhaulagiri Himal
Peaks in Hidden Valley, Dhaulagiri Himal. Our small group, Josef Kurz, Kurt Niedermayr, Hermann Ponn, Hans Richter, Gerhard Wendl and ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Kanjiroba
Kanjiroba. A Japanese expedition from Yamagata University made a successful ascent of Kanjiroba (22,583 feet) by a new route, the south ...
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1975
Asia, Nepal, Nampa South or Rokapi
Nampa South or Rokapi. In the pre-monsoon season we made an attempt on this unclimbed summit of 22,408 feet in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, India—Garhwal, Hardeol Tragedy
Hardeol Tragedy. A joint Indian-New Zealand all-women expedition was made up of Mrs. Shashi Kanta, co-leader Meena Agarwal, Swapna Mitra, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, India—Garhwal, Devistan I
Devistan I. The Nainital Mountaineering Club sent a nine-member team led by Anup Sah to prepare for a scientific cum ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, India—Garhwal, Trisul and P 21,220
Trisul and P 21,220. Trisul (23,360 feet) was climbed by Sadananda Das, Aninda Sen, Jeten Mitra, Dawle M. Kindo, Nima Dorje and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, India—Garhwal, Hanuman
Hanuman. This ladies’ expedition climbed Hanuman (19,930 feet) above the Rishi gorge. Camp I was established on June 21 at the foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, India—Garhwal, Gangotri I and III and Rudugaira
Gangotri I and III and Rudugaira. Of a ten-member expedition of the Corps of Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, Majors J....
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, India—Garhwal, Deoban Attempts and P 21,122
Deoban attempts and P 21,122. An Indian Air Force team set up an advance camp on Deoban (22,480 feet) and made summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, India—Garhwal, P 22,270
P 22,270. This peak rises above the Nanda Devi Sanctuary where the south ridge of Devistan joins the ridge between Maiktoli ...
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1975
Asia, India—Garhwal, Chaturangi
Chaturangi. Jahar Guha Thakurta, Debu P. Bhattacharjee, B.S. Negi and Sherpa Kami climbed Chaturangi (20,975 feet) on September 27. P 20,270 above ...
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1975
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bandarpunch
Bandarpunch. Eight of the 10-member Assam Mountaineering Association team led by Parbati Prasad Gautam and three Sherpas climbed Bandarpunch I (20,720 ...
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1975
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kedarnath Dome
Kedarnath Dome. One of the 11 members of the Reserve Bank of India team, Panchanan Bhattacharjee, and two Sherpas, Karma and ...
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1975
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kedarnath, Nilkantha, Shivling
Kedarnath, Nilkantha, Shivling. These three very difficult peaks were climbed by teams from the Indo-Tibetan Border Police. Commander Y.C. ...
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1975
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Gang Chuya and Leo Pargial
Gang Chua and Leo Pargial. On May 30 a party left the Indian Military Academy to climb Gang Chua and both ...
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1975
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Phabrang
Phabrang. This 20,250-foot peak in Chamba Lahoul was climbed on August 20 by all three members of a British team and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1975
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Dharamsura or White Sail, Lahoul
Dharamsura or White Sail, Lahoul. Karamjit Butalia and Parash Moni Das climbed this 21,148-foot peak in June. They were members ...
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1975
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Gorkondon or Kinnaur Kailash
Gorkondon or Kinnaur Kailash. An Indo-Tibetan Border Polish team led by D.S. Mallik made the first ascent of this 21,247...
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1975
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Chumathang, Mahadev and Chokul, Eastern Ladakh
Chumathang, Mahadev and Chokul, Eastern Ladakh. A 16-member Indian Army team led by Lieutenant Colonel J.N. Goel left Leh ...
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1975
Asia, Pakistan, K 12
K 12. The Kyoto University Karakoram Expedition to K 12 was composed of Seiichi Kanayama, Shinichi Takagi, Tsutomu Ito, Satoshi Oku, Pakistani ...
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1975
Asia, Pakistan, Sherpi Kangri Attempt
Sherpi Kangri Attempt. The Kobe University Expedition was composed of Toshiho Tanaka, leader, Takuo Kawamoto, Yoshikazu Hatta, Hiroshi Nishiuchi, Yukihisa ...
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1975
Asia, Pakistan, Mango Gusor Attempt
Mango Gusor Attempt. Our team consisted of Bob Cuthbert, Canadian, Steve Kaagan, American, Bruce McPherson, Australian, John Sheard, Keith Nannery, ...
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1975
Asia, Pakistan, P 19,958, Lower Baltoro Glacier
P 19,958, Lower Baltoro Glacier. An expedition of the Groupe de Haute Montagne attempted to climb the granite tooth which lies ...
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1975
Asia, Pakistan, Sia Kangri, Central Summit
Sia Kangri, Central Summit. Peter Liechti, Heidi and Albin Schelbert and I arrived at the end of the main part ...
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1975
Asia, Pakistan, P 6394, Broad Peak Group
P 6394, Broad Peak Group. The expedition of the Ichikawa Alpine Club was composed of Masuzumi Nishina, Katsuyoshi Itoo, Tadeo Tsuruhara, ...
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1975
Asia, Pakistan, Malubiting Group, Karakoram
Malubiting Group, Karakoram. The members of the expedition of the Bologna section of the Italian Alpine Club were Dr. Achille ...
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1975