American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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
Asia, Afghanistan, Sad Ishtragh Group, Darrah-e-Qalat
Sad Ishtragh Group, Darrah-e-Qalat. The North of England Expedition was made up of Michael Anderson, New Zealand, Miss Terry Funk, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Afghanistan, Koh-e-Bandaka
Koh-e-Bandaka. The first Rumanian Hindu Kush expedition was made up of Valentin Garner, Ionel Coman, Anton Demeter and Zoltan Kovacs. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Asia, Afghanistan, Restrictions on Expeditions in Afghanistan
Restrictions on Expeditions in Afghanistan. Friedrich Weber of Mark- toberdorf, Germany informs us that the Afghan government is now collecting ...
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Notes
1976
Asia, Afghanistan, Kohe Purwakshan, Wakhan Pamir
Kohe Purwakshan, Wakhan Pamir. The Warsaw expedition was made up of M. Kolaczkowski, Z. Gmaj, W. Gorzko, J.S. Graczyk, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1976
Alfred Adolphe Couttet, Armand Charlet, Georges Tairraz
Omission from the Pamirs Article, A.A.J., 1975. On pages 77 and 78 we unfortunately omitted the name of Marty Hoey. She ...
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In Memoriam
1976
Alfred Adolphe Couttet, Armand Charlet, Georges Tairraz
Koshtantau, Caucasus. Vera Watson led four climbers representing the American Alpine Club at the second session of the Inter-nation Camp ...
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In Memoriam
1976
A.A.C., Oregon Section
A.A.C., Oregon Section. At its winter dinner the Oregon Section hosted the Club’s officers and board members. ...
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Club Activities
1976
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. The Section had five meetings in 1975 including our now traditional spring meeting in Yosemite ...
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Club Activities
1976
A.A.C., Southern California Section
A.A.C., Southern California Section. This Section met in November 1975 for the first time in two years. Pete White ...
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Club Activities
1976
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. The AMC continued its program of training in rock climbing and mountaineering. However, both large chapters (Boston ...
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Club Activities
1976
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. The club’s increasing membership continues to tax the organization’s leadership resources. Despite overly large climbing ...
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Club Activities
1976
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. Our membership is 4606, compared with 4892 a year ago. Early in the year our Los Alamos, New Mexico, ...
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Club Activities
1976
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The club has become increasingly active in sponsoring skiing, backpacking, and mountaineering courses for University of Iowa credit. ...
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Club Activities
1976
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Mountaineering Club of Alaska. Alaskan mountaineers were again active in the Alaskan, Brooks, Talkeetna, and Chugach ranges. A highlight ...
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Club Activities
1976
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. Climbing techniques and climbing equipment have changed considerably over the past few years. The Mountaineers’ Climbing Course has ...
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Club Activities
1976
The Seventh Grade
The Seventh Grade, by Reinhold Messner. New York: Oxford University Press, 1974. 160 pages, 30 photos, 1 map. $8.50. Messner’s book seems to have ...
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Book Reviews
1976
Modern Snow & Ice Techniques
Modem Snow & Ice Techniques, by Bill March. Manchester, Cicerone Press: 1973. 76 pages 7 photographs. $3.00. This is the best manual on ice-climbing technique ...
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Book Reviews
1976
Advanced Rockcraft
Advanced Rockcraft, by Royal Robbins. Glendale, California: La Siesta, 1973. 96 pp. 26 photos, profuse sketches. This important book on rock climbing technique ...
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Book Reviews
1976
The Field Book of Mountaineering and Rock Climbing
The Field Book of Mountaineering and Rock Climbing, by Tom Lyman and Bill Riviere. New York: Winchester Press, 1975. 208 pages, with ...
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Book Reviews
1976
Downward Bound: A Mad Guide to Rock Climbing
Downward Bound: A Mad Guide to Rock Climbing, by Warren “Batso Harding, with illustrations by Beryl “Beasto” Knath. Englewood Cliffs: ...
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Book Reviews
1976