American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Brammah II, Kishtwar Himal
Brammah II, Kishtwar Himal. The Sapporo Alpine Club Expedition was led by Kosaku Keiryo. They set up Base Camp on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Kishtwar Himal
Kishtwar Himal. An expedition comprising Simon and Elizabeth Brown, Pete Butler, Nicki and Jane Clough, Rob and Netti Collister and, ...
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1976
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Sickle Moon Tragedy
Sickle Moon Tragedy. A nine-member team of the Japanese Self Defense Force was led by Lieutenant Colonel Fumio Yunoki and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Sickle Moon
Sickle Moon. A 26-man team from the Indian Army, led by Lieutenant Colonel D.N. Thanka, commandant of the High ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, India, Ladakh, Nun
Nun. The Nippon Himalaya Mountaineering Association expedition was led by Mitsuaki Nishigori. They were plagued by much deep snow. Camps ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, India, Ladakh, Nun
Nun. After a Japanese expedition had failed to climb Nun, the mountain was climbed by members of a 21-member Swedish ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, K6 West Peak II (P 7040)
K6 West Peak II (P 7040). The Toyama Sanyu-kai expedition, led by Shoko Saegi, left Khapalu on June 8 and reached Base ...
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1976
Asia, Pakistan, K12
K12. Yoshihiko Yamamoto led the Ichikawa Alpine Club expedition. They left Khapalu on June 17 and were at Advanced Base on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, K7 Reconnaissance
K7 Reconnaissance. Bob Barton and I made a reconnaissance of K7 (22,750 feet) during the first three weeks of September. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Sherpi Kangri Attempt
Sherpi Kangri Attempt. We did not get permission to attempt Batura Mustagh I and had to be content with unclimbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Peaks above the Biafro Glacier
Peaks above the Biafo Glacier. After considerable trouble in getting to Skardu by air from Rawalpindi, we hired a jeep ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Attempt on the Peak above the Biafro
Attempt on Peak above the Biafo. Delay in getting flown to Skardu prevented Doug Scott, Clive Rolands, Robert Wood and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Payu Attempt
Payu Attempt. We had bad luck on Payu (less correctly written Paiju) this year. The members were Jean François ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Tower Attempt
Trango Tower Attempt. A British expedition gave up their attempt on the Trango Tower after Martin Boysen came close to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Cathedral
Baltoro Cathedral. The Belledo section of the Italian Alpine Club climbed two routes on the Baltoro Cathedral, the southwest ridge ...
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1976
Asia, Pakistan, Lopsang Peak
Lopsang Peak. Like most expeditions this year in the Baltoro Glacier area, we ran into problems. The sudden opening of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak, Central Summits
Broad Peak, Central Summits. A Polish expedition from Wroclaw consisted of 15 climbers under the leadership of Janusz Ferenski. Their Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Chogolisa
Chogolisa. The Upper Austrian Karakoram Expedition was composed of Gustav Ammerer, Alois Furtner, Fred Pressl, Fritz Priesner, Christoph Pollet, Hilmar ...
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1976
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II, South Spur
Gasherbrum II, South Spur. The French Lyon Expedition was composed of Jean-Pierre Frésafond, leader, and his wife Hélè...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II and III
Gasherbrum II and III. To mark the International Women’s Year the Polish Ladies Expedition was organized under the leadership ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Hidden Peak, Alpine-Style
Hidden Peak, Alpine-Style. After three years of trying, Reinhold Messner and Peter Habeler finally were granted permission to climb an 8000...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Urdok I and Hidden Peak
Urdok I and Hidden Peak. The Austrian Karakoram Expedition was made up of the German Dr. Karl Hub and Austrians ...
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1976
Asia, Pakistan, Saltoro Kangri Attempt
Saltoro Kangri Attempt. The Hokuryo Alpine Club’s expedition was composed of Shuhji Yamamoto, Kazuyu Namikawa and 12 others including two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Teram Kangri
Teram Kangri. The Shizuoka University Alpine Club expedition was led by Hajime Katayama and had 17 other members. They left Khapalu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Latok I and II
Latok I and II. Two different Japanese expeditions were in the Latok group from July to September. The Tokai section ...
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1976
Asia, Pakistan, Laila
Laila. The Hekiryo Alpine Club expedition was led by Yoshinora Isomura and Tomiyasu Ishikawa. They left Skardu on July 4 and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Malubiting Central
Malubiting Central. The expedition of the Iwate Section of the Japanese Alpine Club was led by Junjiro Kasahara and Toshihiko ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Peaks in the Chogolungma Group
Peaks in the Chogolungma Group. It seems incredible that neither of our expeditions to Malubiting Central in 1974 or 1975 really got ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Spantik
Spantik. The Kohriyama Alpine Club’s expedition to Spantik (23,042 feet) was led by Yasuhiro Narita. They reached Base Camp at 14,100 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt
Nanga Parbat Attempt. The approach of the Felix Kuen Memorial Expedition, led by Dr. Karl Maria Herrligkoffer, was considerably complicated ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Thui Group, Hindu Raj
Thui Group, Hindu Raj. The Edinburgh Hindu Raj Expedition was composed of Dave Broadhead, George Gibson, Dave Page, Des Rubens ...
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1976
Asia, Pakistan, Thui III
Thui III. Our expedition was composed of H.P. Doswald, Dr. A. Stöckli, Frl. Dr. V. Merz, J. de ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Langar, 1974
Langar, 1974. In A.A.J., 1975 on page 216 we reported that Italians had climbed Langar but details were lacking. On August 5, 1974 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Buni Zom, South Face
Buni Zom, South Face. The Bernina Alpine Club Expedition was led by Masao Okabe and had five more members. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Saraghrar Attempt
Saraghrar Attempt. The members of our expedition were Jordi Colo- mer, leader, Joan Claramunt, Eduard Lluis, Enric Pérez, José ...
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1976
Asia, Pakistan, Matkash, Hindu Raj
Matkash, Hindu Raj. Four climbers from Trieste, Walter Mejak, Bianca Di Beaco, Fioretta Tarlao and Fabio Benedetti climbed above Mastuj ...
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1976
Asia, Pakistan, Maharbani Sar
Maharbani Sar. In Lo Scarpone of December 1, 1975 an account appears telling of a first ascent made by two Italians, Roberto ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Garmush
Garmush. The Austrian Hindu Kush Expedition was led by Peter Baumgartner and comprised his wife Lilo, Karl Mahrer, Dr. Franz Ö...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Kampire Dior
Kampire Dior. Led by Keiji Enda, the Hiroshima Yamano-kai expedition climbed Kampire Dior (23,436 feet). After leaving Gilgit on May 10, they ...
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1976
Asia, Pakistan, Purian Sar
Purian Sar. Shinichi Hotta led the Kyoto Karakoram Club expedition to Purian Sar, after waiting for 20 days for a flight ...
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1976
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich Mir
Tirich Mir. Of the 32 members of our group, 18 including two women reached the summit of Tirich Mir (25,290 feet by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Tirch Mir via West Spur of Tirich Mir West
Tirich Mir via West Spur of Tirich Mir West. Our expedition again climbed alpine-style and consisted of only Gianni Calgagno ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich Mir
Tirich Mir. Jerzy Wala led a Polish party to Tirich Mir. Unfortunately they had to abandon the ascent when Jankowski ...
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1976
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich Mir
Tirich Mir. The Iranian climber, Mischa Saleki, who lives in Germany, had the idea of traversing the Tirich Mir peaks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Pakistan, Snow Dome, Mehrbani
Snow Dome, Mehrbani. In August Rob Ferguson, Dave Wilkinson and I climbed Snow Dome (16,500 feet) and Mehrbani (17,517 feet) from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Afghanistan, Noshaq
Noshaq. We set up our Base Camp at 15,000 feet at the northwest foot of Noshaq. On July 25 the entire team, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Afghanistan, Noshaq
Noshaq. On August 22 five Spaniards climbed the west peak of Noshaq (23,786 feet), including Monserrat Jou, who thus reached a summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Afghanistan, Asp-e-Safed III, North Face
Asp-e-Safed III, North Face. Our French expedition made the first ascent of the north face of Asp-e-Safed III (c. 20,670 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Afghanistan, M6, North Face
M6, North Face. We placed our Base Camp at 13,500 feet in the Mondaras valley off the Darya Qadzi Deh. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Afghanistan, Shakhaur-Nadir Shah Traverse
Shakhaur-Nadir Shah Traverse. The Kraków Academic Alpine Club expedition ascended Shakhaur (23,347 feet) by a new route. Between July 11 and 22 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976