American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Bolivia, One-day Climbs, Cordillera Real
One-day Climbs, Cordillera Real. It is possible to climb Andean peaks in a single day from La Paz. On my ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real
Cordillera Real. Andreas Anke, Peter Brunner and I made the following climbs in the Cordillera Real: Jacha Pata (5424 meters or 17,795 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Bolivia, Illimani Traverse, Pomarata, Sajama
Illimani Traverse, Pomarata, Sajama. Our Regensburg expedition was composed of Ria Putz, Heidi Hildebrandt, Roman Schönbuchner and me as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Bolivia, Cerro Lipez and Cerro Nuevo Mundo
Cerro Lípez and Cerro Nuevo Mundo. Aldo Franceschini, Romeo De Stefani, Dr. Ostilio Campese and I as leader arrived ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Argentina, Nevada de los Tambillos, 1976, Northern Andes
Nevado de los Tambillos, 1976. Northern Andes. Unreported until recently, an Argentinian expedition had made on March 12, 1976 the second ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Argentina, Aconcagua, Southeast Ridge, Second Ascent
Aconcagua, Southeast Ridge, Second Ascent. Spaniards Xabier Erro, Martín Zabaleta and Juan Hugas made the second ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Argentina, Cerro La Mano and Other Peaks, Cordón de los Penitentes
Cerro La Mano and Other Peaks, Cordón de los Penitentes. Our expedition was composed of Pablo Hülskamp, Alejandro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Argentina, Mercedario, East Face, 1975
Mercedario, East Face, 1978. On December 19, 1978 we established Base Camp at 15,100 feet in the Río Blanco valley. On December 25 Theo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Argentina, Cerro de la Plata
Cerro de la Plata. Takashi Tanabe, Yukihiro Yanagasawa and Osamu Tominaga climbed the south face of the Cerro de la ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Chile, San Perdo and Other Peaks, Northern Andes
San Pedro and Other Peaks, Northern Andes. The Federación de Andinismo de Chile held its Ninth National Convention between ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Chile, Parinacota and Cerro El Palomo
Parinacota and Cerro El Palomo. Richard Waetjen climbed Parina- cota (20,768 feet) on November 3, 1977 with three Chileans. The peak lies near ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Chile, Ojos del Salado, El Muerto, Mulas Muertas and Other Peaks
Ojos del Salado, El Muerto, Mulas Muertas and Other Peaks, Puna de Atacama. We were Theo Dowbenka, Rudolf Friedenhuber, Austrians, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Chile, Alto de los Leones, Southwest Pillar
Alto de los Leones, Southwest Pillar. Chileans Gino Casassa, Alejandro Izquierdo and Englishman Jim Lindsay made on January 17 the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy, First Ascent by a Woman, 1975
Fitz Roy, First Ascent by a Woman, 1978. The Californian route on Fitz Roy was climbed in early 1978 by three South ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy, Super Couloir, 1975
Fitz Roy, Super Couloir, 1978. Charlie Fowler and Mike Munger made the third ascent in rapid time of the Super Couloir ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy and Aguja Guillaumet
Fitz Roy and Aguja Guillaumet. On January 4 Chris Blatter, Jim Jennings and I arrived at the entrance of the Parque ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Guillaumet and Other Peaks
Aguja Guillaumet and Other Peaks. In November a young group from Bariloche spent three weeks in the Pollone valley behind ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Refugio Autocamping, Lago Viedma, Patagonia
Refugio Autocamping, Lago Viedma, Patagonia. On November 15 an inn opened on Lake Viedma near the foot of Fitz Roy at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
South America, Chilean and Argentine Patagonia, Fortress, Paine Group
Fortress, Paine Group. In January Keith Myhill, Phil Burke and Mick Horlov climbed very nearly to the top of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Eastern Darwin Range, Near Stoppani Glacier
Eastern Darwin Range, Near Stoppani Glacier. In the early 1960s while returning with Eric Shipton on a Chilean naval vessel ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Europe, Eiger, North Face
Eiger, North Face. On September 20 Steve Shea and I completed the 1938 route on the north face of the Eiger. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Europe, Climber's Exchange Program in Yugoslavia
Climbers’ Exchange Program in Yugoslavia. All too many times we were to hear a phrase that summed up our trip ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Europe, Climging in Czechoslovakia and East Germany
Climbing in Czechoslovakia and East Germany. My trip to Czechoslovakia was much enhanced by the warmth and hospitality of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Sikkim, Simvu Southeast
Simvu Southeast, Sikkim. A 15-man team from the National Cadet Corps was led by Major Puskar Chand. They trekked from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Sikkim, Siniolchu
Siniolchu, Sikkim. Eighteen members of a team from the Sonam Gyatso Mountaineering Institute of Gangtok climbed this peak (22,610 feet) in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Kangchungtse (Makalu II)
Kangchungtse (Makalu II). All members of an eight-man expedition climbed Kangchungtse’s east ridge from the north col. Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, Polish Attempt, 1975
Makalu, Polish Attempt, 1978. The Polish expedition, led by Janusz Kurczab, had difficulties at the Indian frontier and lost weeks with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Jannu Attempt
Jannu Attempt. A Czechoslovak expedition led by Ivan Galfy unsuccessfully attempted a new route on Jannu, the west ridge. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest
Mount Everest. Our expedition consisted of New Zealander Nick Banks, American Ray Genet, Swiss Hans von Känel, Germans Tilman ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse
Lhotse. The world’s fourth-highest peak, 27,923-foot Lhotse, was first climbed by Swiss in 1956 and then by Germans in 1977. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse, Polish Ascent
Lhotse, Polish Ascent. An expedition from Gliwice was the fourth to climb Lhotse (27,923 feet), following the original route and establishing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Kusum Kangguru and Nuptse
Kusum Kangguru and. Nuptse. A plan emerged to climb several peaks that would not only offer interesting climbing but would ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Kusum Kangguru, South Face
Kusum Kangguru, South Face. Takeshi Kanazawa, leader, Hideaki Naoi, Hajime Uematsu, Masanori Miyano and Tomooh Toyoda of the Japanese Workers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Thamserku, Southwest Face
Thamserku, Southwest Face. The expedition was composed of Takeshi Kimura, leader, Satoshi Kimura, Sakae Hosogai, Takashi Kamo, Yasuhiko Hayashi, Hideaki ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Thamserku, North Face Attempt
Thamserku, North Face Attempt. A Sangaku Doshikai expedition was made up of Shomi Suzuki, leader, Katsuhuki Masunaga, Koji Okano, Noboru ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Kangtega from the North
Kangtega from the North. A second Sangaku Doshisha expedition, composed of Kazuo Yuda, leader, Makoto Ishibashi, Yoshiyasu Hondo, Koichi Takeuchi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Kangtega Attempt
Kangtega Attempt. This British expedition was made up of Rab Carrington, Alan Rouse and Brian Hall. They attempted to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, North Ridge
Ama Dablam, North Ridge. On October 21 Francis Chaud, Yvan Estienne, Jean-François Magnificat, Raymond Renaud, Marc Salomez, Bruno Solemieux and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, West Face Attempt
Ama Dablam, West Face Attempt. Our expedition, consisting of Merv English, Geoff Cribites, Ken Hyslop and me as leader, was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Numbur
Numbur. A joint Nepalese-Swiss expedition was co-led by Jacques Bouvier and Rinze Pasang Lama. There were seven Swiss and four ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Numbur Attempt
Numbur Attempt. Five Norwegians, led by Arne Naess, attempted to climb Numbur (22,815 feet) by its southwest ridge. The expedition was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Gaurishankar, South Summit
Gaurishankar, South Summit. Gaurishankar is a twin-peaked mountain. Its northern summit is 23,440 feet high and its southern one 23,000 feet. Before 1964 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh II
Ganesh II. A joint Japanese-Nepalese expedition made the first ascent of Ganesh II (23,458 feet) under the leadership of Takeo Ohmori. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Pabil (Ganesh IV), 1975
Pabil (Ganesh IV), 1978. The climbers who reached the summit of Pabil (See account in A.A.J., 1979, page 270.) on October 20, 1978 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Peak 29 or Dunapurna
Peak 29 or Dunapurna. The Klub Wysokogórski (High Mountain Club) of Zakopane organized an expedition of six to Peak 29 led ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, East Ridge Attempt
Manaslu, East Ridge Attempt. Our Argentine expedition was composed of Guillermo Vieiro, leader, Dr. Ernesto Fiorentini, Jorge Jassen, Hector Cuiñ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. An Italian expedition led by Lorenzo Massarotto attempted the east ridge of Manaslu (26,760 feet), which had unsuccessfully been ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu North II
Manaslu North II. A Czechoslovakian expedition led by Vladimir Krupicka climbed Manaslu North II by its north ridge. They reported ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Himal Chuli, Attempt from the Southeast
Himal Chuli. Attempt from the Southeast. We intended to climb Himal Chuli (25,895 feet) via the east ridge, approaching it from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Nepalese Mountain Guide School
Nepalese Mountain Guide School. The Alpine Federation of Yugoslavia and the Nepal Mountaineering Association have successfully begun the School of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980