American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, India, Garhwal, Maiktoli, South Ridge
Maiktoli, South Ridge. A Japanese six-man party led by Hitoshi Fukuriki made the first ascent of the south ridge of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Garhwal, Bethartoli Himal
Bethartoli Himal. An Italian expedition made the first ascent of Bethartoli Himal (20,840 feet), which had been unsuccessfully attempted at least ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Garhwal, Bethartoli South
Bethartoli South. A ten-man expedition plus leader, Lute Jerstad, and Liaison Officer, Sudhir Sahi, left Delhi May 10. With 35 porters and 150 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Garhwal, Dunagiri, East Ridge Attempt
Dunagiri, East Ridge Attempt. A Japanese attempt on the east ridge of Dunagiri failed some 800 feet below the summit. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Garhwal, Tharkot
Tharkot. A Japanese expedition of 29 men and four women climbed Tharkot (20,010 feet), which lies seven miles southeast of Trisul. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Garhwal, Kamet
Kamet. In May and June an all-Indian Ladies expedition to Kamet (25,447 feet) was sponsored by the Indian Mountaineering Foundation. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, P 20,570 Karcha Nala, Spiti
P 20,570, Karcha Nala, Spiti. Our expedition was made up of John Forsythe, Dr. Foster Kelly, John Kerr, Peter Lamont, Terry ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Dharamsura (White Sail), Southwest Ridge, P 20,300, and Papsura, Southwest Ridge, Kulu
Dharamsura (White Sail), Southwest Ridge, P 20,300, and Papsura, Southwest Ridge, Kulu. We left England by air in two groups, having ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Peaks in Upper Tos Glacier Region, Kulu
Peaks in Upper Tos Glacier Region, Kulu. Rowland Perriment, Bernie Jones, Dave Waddington, Pete Sinclair, Jim Byrne, Charlie Self and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Kun, 1976
India—Kashmir and Jammu Kun, 1976. Many expeditions now climb in the Nun-Kun group. There was one such on which we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Nun
Nun. After an eight-man West German team led by Ekkehart Rubel failed at 19,700 feet due to inclement weather, the Swiss ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Nun, Northwest Ridge and West Face
Nun, Northwest Ridge and West Face. The highest summit (23,410 feet) between Nanga Parbat and the Garhwal Himalaya, Nun, was climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Kun
Kun. Hanns Schell, his wife Lilo, Gerhard Pressl, Robert Schauer and Karl Hub climbed Kun by the normal route. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Kun and P 6300 above Phirtse Pass
Kun and P 6300 above Phirtse Pass. Five German climbers, led by Ludwig Greissl, and a Sherpa climbed Kun on August 19. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Eiger and Cathedral Attempts, Kishtwar
Eiger and Cathedral Attempts, Kishtwar. Our party was composed of Emmett Goulding, Anthony Latham, Joss Lynam, Clare Sheridan and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Kishtwar Himal, P 20,970, Kiar Nalla
P 20,970, Kiar Nalla, Kishtwar Himal. Our expedition made the first ascent of P 20,970, previously unclimbed and unnamed, during September and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Barnaj II, South Peak
Barnaj II, South Peak. An eight-man Japanese expedition led by Nobuyoshi Kubo had permission to climb Barnaj I. After getting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Barnaj II Attempt
Barnaj II Attempt. We attempted Barnaj II (20,800 feet), an unclimbed mountain in the Padar region of Jammu-Kashmir, close to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Kishtwar Himal, Gharol
Gharol, Kishtwar Himal. Members of a 20-man team from the Signals Regiment of the Northern Indian Command led by Major ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Peaks in Ladakh and Kashmir
Peaks in Ladakh and Kashmir. During July Geoff Cohen and I enjoyed a 10-day walk through the remote Wadvan valley. (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, India, Kashmir and Jammu, Ladakh, Zanskar Group, Z8 and Z2
Z8 and Z2, Zanskar Group, Ladakh. Our expedition consisted of my wife Silvia Metzeltin-Buscaini, Maurizio Gaetani, Lia Risari-Gaetani, Alda Nicora ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Second Ascent
K2, Second Ascent. Thanks to previous expeditions, such as the Americans’ and Italians’, we were able to make the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak
Broad Peak. A 13-man Japanese expedition led by Michio Yasua made the second ascent of Broad Peak (26,400 feet) by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Hidden Peak (Gasherbrum I), Southwest Ridge
Hidden Peak (Gasherbrum I), Southwest Ridge. In March we got permission for Gasherbrum I, Hidden Peak. It was only two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Chogolisa Southwest
Chogolisa Southwest. There are two summits southwest of Chogolisa which rise to about 7000 meters or 22,966 feet. The western-most one, about ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Biale, Baltoro Karakoram
Biale, Baltoro Karakoram. Our expedition consisted of Fumiyoshi Shigematsu, Tokiyoshi Kimura, Chitose Okada, Mikio Hamada, Tadanori Ochiai and me as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Latok II Tragedy
Latok II Tragedy. Our expedition attempted Latok II (23,340 feet) by the west ridge, previously attempted by the Japanese in 1975. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Latok II
Latok II. We had applied for the Ogre and as second choice, one of the Latok peaks. As permission for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Tahu Rutum, Biafo Karakoram
Tahu Rutum, Biafo Karakoram. Tahu Rutum is a rock tower which rises to 21,820 feet at the very head of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Kampire Dior Attempt
Kampire Dior Attempt. On June 24 Professor Franz Sindermann, the doctor for the German-Austrian Karakoram Expedition, left Ulm with a VW-bus ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, K7 Attempt
K7 Attempt. A Japanese expedition led by Hiroshi Ishikawa attempted unsuccessfully the west face of K7 (22,750 feet from the Charakusa ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Mount Ghent Northeast and Other Peaks, Kondus Group
Mount Ghent Northeast and Other Peaks, Kondus Group. Our expedition celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Climbing Group of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Batura I Attempt
Batura I Attempt. A Japanese expedition led by Shin’ichi Kono failed to make the second ascent of Batura I (25,540 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Tragedy
Nanga Parbat Tragedy. Preparations for the first American attempt on Nanga Parbat began in 1975. Expedition leaders, Dan Bunce, George Bogel ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Rupal Face Attempt
Nanga Parbat, Rupal Face Attempt. After organizational and political difficulties, we started from Poland on July 31. The team consisted of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Saraghrar, Southwest Buttress Attempt
Saraghrar, Southwest Buttress Attempt. The difficulties on the southwest buttress of 24,075-foot Saraghrar do not decrease all along the great ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Phuparash
Phuparash. The members of the Charlotte Mason College Himalayan Expedition were Dave Robbins, deputy leader, Linda Rutland, Mike Rafferty, Tony ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich Mir West IV, Southwest Face
Tirich Mir West IV, Southwest Face. An Italian expedition led by Tullio Vidoni was composed of Danilo Saettone, Gian Luigi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich North Attempt
Tirich North Attempt. The members of our expedition were J. Baehler, R. Bregnard, C. Fasel, P. Hofmann, R. Zanon and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Istor-o-Nal Northeast Attempt
Istor-o-Nal Northeast Attempt. Our six-man Nagoya Keiryo Club Expedition failed to climb Istor-o-Nal Northeast. We established Base Camp on June 18 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Garmush, Hindu Raj
Garmush, Hindu Raj. Our expedition, which followed the west ridge route on Garmush climbed by the Austrians in 1975, was composed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Udren Zom Central
Udren Zom Central. A nine-man Japanese expedition was led by Koji Hirai. On August 10 Toshinori Niwa, Koji Morita, Nobuyuki Sakurai, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Czech Expedition to Kohe Tez, Akher Chaq, Kohe Urgent and Other Peaks
Czech Expedition to Kohe Tez, Akher Chaq, Kohe Urgent and Other Peaks. The Czech High Tatras Expedition was led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Polish-British Hindu Kush Expedition
An eleven-man expedition climbed in the Hindu Kush under the leadership of Andrzej Zawada. There were six Poles, four British ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Polish Expeditions in the Hindu Kush
Polish Expeditions in the Hindu Kush. There were in 1977 some 22 Polish expeditions in the Hindu Kush with 180 members. They achieved ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Northeast Hindu Kush
Kohe Uparisina, Kohe Hevad and Other Peaks, Ishmurgh Valley. The Academic Alpine Club of Kraków Expedition was led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Zebak Hindu Kush
Yashek Valley. A scientific expedition was sent to the Yashek valley in the Zebak group of the northeastern Hindu Kush ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Munjan Hindu Kush
Kohe Morusg and Other Peaks. The Kraków Section of the Polish Society of Earth Sciences sent out an expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Pachigram Hindu Kush
Achla Valley. The Kraków expedition led by Jerzy Wala, which has been described above as the first expedition in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Mar Samir Hindu Kush
Mar Samar Group. W. Paszynski and K. Spyrka entered the Mar Samir region (previously also called Mir Samir) and climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978