American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, South Buttress
Dhaulagiri, South Buttress. At 11:30 in the morning of May 10, the long-awaited radio message came from Toshiaki Koyayashi that he and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, South Buttress Attempt
Dhaulagiri, South Buttress Attempt. Our expedition of guide-teachers of the ENSA was composed of Anselme Baud, Pierre Blanc, Jean Cou- ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri I, Southeast Ridge
Dhaulagiri I, Southeast Ridge. The extraordinarily difficult southeast ridge of Dhaulagiri, attempted unsuccessfully by the American party in 1973, was climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri II, East Ridge from the South
Dhaulagiri II, East Ridge from the South. A 10-man Japanese expedition from Nagoya was led by Yoshio Ogawa. Following the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri II, Postmonsoon Attempt
Dhaulagiri II, Postmonsoon Attempt. A second Japanese expedition, this one from Kyoto and led by Yasuo Onishi, attempted the same ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Api, South Face and East Ridge
Api, South Face and East Ridge. The Italian expedition to Api was composed of Alberto Bianchi, Rolando Canuti, Claudio Cavenago, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, Nepal, Jetiboburani, Nampa Group
Jetiboburani, Nampa Group. A seven-man Japanese expedition from Shinshu University made the first ascent of Jetiboburani (22,470 feet), which lies south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Nanda Devi, South Ridge
Nanda Devi, South Ridge. On June 21 David Hambly, David Mc- Clung, William Fryberger, Bruce Byers, Steve Casebold and Glenn Brindeiro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Ecological Impact on the Nanda Devi Area
Ecological Impact on the Nanda Devi Area. It appears that many expeditions that enter the Garhwal leave the campsites, both ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Nanda Devi, North Ridge Attempt
Nanda Devi, North Ridge Attempt. Our expedition comprised Vladimír Starcala, leader, Dr. Jan Charousek, Kamil Karafa, Ludek Záhoran- ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Nanda Devi, Attempt from the North
Nanda Devi, attempt from the north. The aim of our expedition was to make the first ascent of Nanda Devi’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Nanda Devi East Attempt
Nanda Devi East Attempt. Our expedition was composed of two women, Taeko Noda and Mitsuko Araki, and six men, Toyomichi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Nanda Devi East Attempt and Tragedy
Nanda Devi East Attempt and Tragedy. The British Garhwal Himalayan Expedition to Nanda Devi comprised Alan Kimber, David Challis, William (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Devistan
Devistan. In May and June the Brown University Expedition visited the Nanda Devi region of the central Himalaya. The trek ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Lampak and P 20,751
Lampak and P 20,751. A 12-man expedition of the Rajputana Rifles and the Rajputana Regiment consisted of four officers and eight ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Kalanka, Southeast Face
Kalanka, Southeast Face. Allen Fyffe and I, ably assisted by our liaison officer, Mandip Singh Soin, established our Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Trisul
Trisul. The Himalayan Association of Japan Garhwal Expedition was composed of Sadashige Inada, leader, Kazuo Nonaka, Fuji Tsunoda, Hideko Annaka ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Trisul, West Rib
Trisul, West Rib. An expedition of the British Army Royal Engineers made a successful climb of the Yugoslavian route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Dunagiri, Southwest Ridge
Dunagiri, Southwest Ridge. During April and May the Australian National University Mountaineering Club Expedition climbed Dunagiri (23,184 feet). We were J. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Dunagiri Tragedy
Dunagiri Tragedy. Karl (“Chip”) Ketron and Brad Shaver made a five-day alpine ascent of Dunagiri (23,184 feet), reaching the summit on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979