American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, India-Garhwal, Kedarnath and Kedarnath Dome
Kedarnath and Kedarnath Dome. A 22-man Indo-Tibetan Border Police team was led by Y.C. Khanna. Base Camp was at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Bharte Khunte and Kedarnath Dome
Bharte Khunte and Kedarnath Dome. A 31-man Indian Air Force team was led by Squadron Leader V.P. Singh. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Koteswar and P 20,214
Koteswar and P 20,214. A ten-man team from Giganta was led by Asok K. Roy Chowdhury. Unprecedented floods forced all other ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Srikanta
Srikanta. A ten-man team led by Milan Sen Gupta from Asanol climbed Srikanta (20,120 feet) on May 16. Details are not known. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India-Garhwal, Manda II
Manda II. On May 31 Samrjit Ghosh and Sherpa Gyalzen climbed Manda II (21,547 feet). No further details are known. Kamal K. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Kinnuar Kailash or Jharkanden and Kailash
Kinnuar Kailash or Jharkanden and Kailash. Technically difficult Kinnuar Kailash had remained virgin despite nine attempts. Captain Kiran Kumar was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Koa Rong Valley, Lahul, 1977
Koa Rong Valley, Lahul, 1977. An expedition from the Mazovia district of Poland climbed in the Koa Rong valley. They were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Mulkila, 1977
Mulkila, 1977. On their way home from K2, on October 10, 1977 the Japanese Yu Watanabe and Yoji Teranishi climbed Mulkila (21,380 feet) from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Mulkila V Attempt
Mulkila V Attempt. In late July we left the small village of Darcha to attempt Mulkila V (20,000 feet). After a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, P 6294, Chamba Region
P 6294, Chamba Region. A Japanese party from Meiji University composed of T. Sakamoto, M. Sahara and A. Sazuki climbed the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Dharamsura
Dharamsura. An Indian ladies’ expedition climbed Dharamsura (21,- 165 feet) on October 3. Roma Sen Gupta, leader, Bani Bose, Maitreyee Mitra, Chhanda ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Robal Kang, Kulu
Robal Kang, Kulu. A seven-member team from Calcutta made the second ascent of Robal Kang (20,300 feet) on September 20. They were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Ali Ratni Tibba
Ali Ratni Tibba. This very difficult peak (18,013 feet) at the head of the Malana Nala was climbed early in August ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Gangstan, 1977
Gangstan, 1977. Shigeo Suzuki led a four-man Japanese expedition which climbed Gangstan (20,215 feet). From Manali they traveled for three days up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Peaks in Barnaj and Chiring Valleys
Peaks in Barnaj and Chiring Valleys. The North of England Kishtwar Expedition made several first ascents in August and September. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Minar and M6, Kishtwar Region
Minar and M6, Kishtwar Region. A British Joint Service team, led by Squadron Leader Emlyn Thomas, was joined by members ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Brammah I, Second Ascent and Tragedy
Brammah I, Second Ascent and Tragedy. The members of the expedidition were Paul Belcher, Duncan Nicholson, Jon Scott and me. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Arjuna Attempt
Arjuna Attempt. The British Himalayan Expedition, Kishtwar: Tom Henderson, American, Peter Melling, Linda and Ron Rutland and I, made an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Indian Army Expedition to Nun-Kun Massif
Indian Army Expedition to Nun-Kun Massif, 1977. The massif can be described as a huge névé basin enclosed by a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Nun
Nun. The Himalayan Association of Japan Expedition was composed of Masaki Susuki, Tomihiko Iimura, Hideki Azuma, Masayuki Teramoto, Tsutomu Ogawa, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1979