American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Bolivia—Cordillera Real, Jankho Laya
Jankho Laya. Our expedition was made up of Pierre Faussurier, Daniel Barrera, Dr. Patrick Mure, my wife Francine and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Bolivia—Cordillera Real, Kimsakolyo, Lloca de Ancohuma and Other Peaks
Kimsakolyo, Lloca de Ancohuma and Other Peaks. Our expedition was composed of Pere Aymerich, Francesc Banqué, Jordi Canals, Dr. Març...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Bolivia—Cordillera Real, Illimani Sur
Illimani Sur. A new route was made in 1977 to the south summit of Illimani to the left (north) of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Southern Bolivia, Araral and Other Peaks
Araral and Other Peaks. The purpose of the Argentinian-Italian 1978 Expedition to southern Bolivia was to locate signs of ancient Indian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Chile, El Tapado and Other Peaks
El Tapado and Other Peaks. The Asociación de Andinismo de La Serena sent a large expedition to the neighborhood ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Chile, Nevado del Plomo, Southwest Ridge
Nevado del Plomo, Southwest Ridge. A 21-man expedition including members of the Club Andino de Chile, Santiago, and Liceo (high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Chile, Peaks in the Brujo Group
Peaks in the Brujo Group. Seven members of the Club Andino Ran- cagua tackled unclimbed rock peaks of El Brujo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Chile and Argentina—Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego, Cerro Heim Group Exploration and Ascent of the Cerro Jani, Southern Patagonian Icecap
Cerro Heim Group Exploration and Ascent of Cerro Jani, Southern Patagonian Icecap. Our expedition was composed of Joe Browne, John ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Chile and Argentina—Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego, Cerro Cubo, Southern Patagonian Icecap
Cerro Cubo, Southern Patagonian Icecap. Our expedition was composed of T. Kadota, Y. Onishi and me. We chartered a jeep ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Chile and Argentina—Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego, Fitz Roy
Fitz Roy. There was conflicting information on page 585 of A.A.J., 1978. At the top of the page we reported ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Chile and Argentina—Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego, Fitz Roy Attempt
Fitz Roy Attempt. Our expedition (also including Jordi Pons—Editor) was prevented from reaching the summit of Fitz Roy by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Chile and Argentina—Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego, Cerro Torre Attempt
Cerro Torre Attempt. In February and March the British climbers, Ben Campbell-Kelly and Brian Wyvill, made an unsuccessful attempt to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Chile and Argentina—Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego, Climbs in the Paine Group
Climbs in the Paine Group. The Asociación Universitaria de Andin- ismo, Santiago, organized a nine-man group to tackle Cerro “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
South America, Chile and Argentina—Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego, Peaks in the Cordillera Darwin, Tierra del Fuego and in Patagonia
Peaks in the Cordillera Darwin, Tierra del Fuego and in Patagonia. Our yacht, the Eloisa, was a 60-foot, 34-ton ketch ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Europe, Polish-American Climbing Exchange
Polish-American Climbing Exchange. During late August and early September Mark Norden and I spent most of a month in Poland ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Jannu, French Route
Jannu, French Route. The expedition consisted of four members: Rab Carrington, Brian Hall, Roger Baxter Jones and Alan Rouse. After ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Kachenjunga, Attempt on the Middle Summit
Kanchenjunga, Attempt on the Middle Summit. A Spanish expedition, led by Josep Piera, was granted permission for Yalung Kang. Instead ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Makalu
Makalu. On May 21 I succeeded in climbing Makalu* (27,825 feet) with Nawang Tenzing, one of our Sherpa expedition members. Our Austrian-German-Nepalese ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. A Polish expedition led by Janusz Kurczab attempted the northwest ridge of Makalu but had to give up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Kangchungtse
Kangchungtse. After an 11-day approach from Tumlingtar up the Arun and Barun valleys, we got to Base Camp at 16,000 feet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Austrian Expedition
Mount Everest, Austrian Expedition. Our expedition consisted of Dr. Oswald Ölz, Dr. Raimund Margreiter, Peter Habeler, Franz Oppurg, Helmut Hagner, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Medical Aspects of the Austrian Alpine Club Expedition to Mount Everest
Medical Aspects of the Austrian Alpine Club Expedition to Mount Everest. On May 9 while I was ascending, I met Messner ...
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Notes
1979
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, German-French Expedition
Mount Everest, German-French Expedition. The German portion of my German-French Everest expedition was composed of 16 people. The main group took ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Disciplinary Measures Taken by the Nepalese Government
Disciplinary Measures Taken by the Nepalese Government. Four expeditions have been disciplined by the Nepalese government for having made illegal ...
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Notes
1979
Asia, Nepal, The Himlayan Rescue Association
The Himalayan Rescue Association (HRA) of Kathmandu, Nepal, operates a medical aid post in the village of Pheriche (13,920 feet), an ...
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Notes
1979
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse, Winter Attempt
Lhotse, Winter Attempt. A Swiss expedition to Lhotse establised Base Camp on November 16 at 17,400 feet at the foot of Island ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Nuptse, North Face Attempt
Nuptse, North Face Attempt. We aimed to climb the north face of Nuptse (25,850 feet) from the Western Cwm without Sherpa ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, South Ridge
Pumori, South Ridge. Hiroshima Shudo University had already sent a four-man reconnaissance party in 1975. On the basis of their reports, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, South Ridge
Pumori, South Ridge. After a strenuous 18-day approach with 160 porters under torrential rains, we established Base Camp on October 3 on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Kwangde Shar, Khumbu Himal
Kwangde Shar, Khumbu Himal. In October, I joined Roger Everett to make an alpine-style ascent on October 26 of the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt
Ama Dablam Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Bernard Dufour, Philippe Gérard, Dr. Eric Lasserre, Guy Peters, Gérard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung East Ridge
Langtang Lirung, East Ridge. A joint Nepalese-Japanese expedition, led by Akira Ban, was composed of four Nepalese from Tribuvan University ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Pabil (Ganesh IV)
Pabil (Ganesh IV). This joint Japanese-Nepalese Police expedition was co-led by Shigehiko Toyoda, Japan and Yogendra Thapa, Nepal. They made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Himalchuli, South Face
Himalchuli, South Face. The Yuki-To-Iwa-No-Kai Expedition made the second ascent of Himalchuli by a new route. We were Kazumi Fuji- ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Himalchuli, Attempt from the Northeast
Himalchuli, Attempt from the Northeast. Already attempted several times unsuccessfully, the extremely long northeast ridge of Himalchuli butts into a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. The 1978 Colorado Himalayan Expedition to Manaslu (26,760 feet) consisted of Dr. Charles Clark (deputy leader), Dr. Dee Crouch, Bruce ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. The leader of a Japanese expedition, Seiji Shimizu, and Yasuo Kato failed in their attempt to climb the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Peak 29
Peak 29. A Japanese expedition of eight men and two women was given up after three of them were killed by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Putha Hiunchuli
Putha Hiunchuli. Our attempt on the south face of Putha Hiunchuli failed at about 20,000 feet. All our equipment, tents, rope, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Kang Guru Attempt and Hiunchuli Middle Peak
Kang Guru Attempt and Hiunchuli Middle Peak. One of our groups attempted the northeast ridge of Kang Guru (23,000 feet), northeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Churen Himal
Churen Himal. A Japanese expedition to Churen Himal (24,184 feet) was abandoned on April 25 due to heavy snowfalls. The highest point ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Chulu West, Annapurna Himal
Chulu West, Annapurna Himal. The westernmost summit (21,300 feet) of Chulu was climbed on November 4 by Mountain Travel Sirdar Lhakpa Nuru, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Tilicho
Tilicho. Our expedition was led by Roger Emin and composed of Bernard Ravier, Marc Testut and me, all guides, Dr. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna I
Annapurna I. An Austrian expedition led by Ernst Gritzner gave up attempting the French route on Annapurna I on May 8 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II
Annapurna II. A Tyrolean-Bavarian expedition led by Johann Schar- nagel, which had hoped to climb the south face of Annapurna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II Attempt
Annapurna II Attempt. Rob Collister and I planned a two-man ascent of Annapurna II (26,041 feet) from Pisang in the Manang ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV
Annapurna IV. A South Korean expedition was led by Chun Byung- Koo. Climbing the northwest ridge of Annapurna IV (24,688 feet), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South, Southwest Ridge
Annapurna South, Southwest Ridge. The Meiji University expedition was made up of Yoshio Miyagawa, Toichi Mitani, Norio Nakanishi, Mas- ayuki ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Nilgiri South
Nilgiri South. Our Shinshu University Expedition was composed of Taichi Fujimatsu, Hideki Yoshida, Nobuhito Morota, Seiji Tanaka, Yoshiaki Kato and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Tukuche Peak
Tukuche Peak. The Nagai Alpine Club of Japan Expedition to Tukuche Peak was led by Teruo Kurosawa and had Kensaku ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979