American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, Dutch Rib
Annapurna, Dutch Rib. Our expedition was to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the foundation of the Federation of Shizuoka Prefecture ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II Attempt
Annapurna 11 Attempt. The aim of the expedition was to make the fourth ascent of the mountain, but doing it alpine-style ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna III, South Face and West Ridge
Annapurna III, South Face and West Ridge. Our expedition was composed of Peter Melling, Robin Whittam, Alan Deakin, Eric Penman, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Ski Descent and Tragedy
Annapurna Ski Descent and Tragedy. Our team was composed of Dr. Lucien Adenis, Michel Berquet, Bernard Germain, Jean-Louis George, Yves ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV, Northwest Route, 1975
Annapurna IV, Northwest Route, 1978. We were Chun Byung-koo, leader, Yoo Dong-ok, Byun Myu-keun, Lee Myung-ho, Chun Doo-sung and I, deputy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Fang Attempt
Fang Attempt. An Austrian expedition led by Josef Mayerl set up Base Camp at 11,300 feet on April 2. Camps I, II, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Fang Attempt, Southeast Ridge
Fang Attempt, Southeast Ridge. A 20-man Italian expedition, led by Arturo Bergamaschi, set out from Pokhara on September 5 with 15 Sherpas ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South or Moditse
Annapurna South or Moditse. The expedition of 15 climbers was led by Jerzy Pietkiewicz. They were very keen and determined but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Nilgiri Central
Nilgiri Central. Our Matsuyama University Expedition was composed of Keizo Shigematsu, Jun’ichi Yuyama, Kohichi Sakata, Toshiro Hamada, Yasuo Tsuda, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Nilgiri Central Attempt
Nilgiri Central Attempt. A post-monsoon Japanese expedition was led by Tsutomu Nishimura. They reached only about 19,000 feet before giving up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Nilgiri North Attempt
Nilgiri North Attempt. Two Japanese, Kenzo Ichikawa and Nobuyaki Takeda, attempted 23,166-foot Nilgiri North by a new route, the southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Patal Hiunchuli Attempt
Patal Hiunchuli Attempt. A seven-woman Japanese expedition was given up after Hiroko Fujii, Noriko Yamazaki and a Sherpa were killed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Tilicho, Second Ascent
Tilicho, Second Ascent. In the autumn of 1965 three of us explored an unnamed 23,405-foot peak in the Annapurna Himal, which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Tukuche, West Summit
Tukuche, West Summit. A kind of French family “expedition” consisted of René Collet, his wife and daughter, two professional guides ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri
Dhaulagiri. Our expedition was composed of Iñaki Aldaya, Dr. Javier Garayoa, Dr. Trinidad Cornellana, Gerardo Plaza, Angel Irigoyen, Angel ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Ski Attempt
Dhaulagiri Ski Attempt. (See also account immediately above.) The Franco-Swiss expedition led by Sylvain Saudan had been given permission for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri I Attempt
Dhaulagiri I Attempt. An 18-man Polish expedition led by Gerard Malaczynski unsuccessfully attempted to climb Dhaulagiri by the north face. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri II, III, and V Traverse
Dhaulagiri II, III and. V Traverse. Nineteen Japanese men were led by me, the only woman on the expedition. Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Putha Hiunchuli (Dhaulagiri VII)
Putha Hiunchuli (Dhaulagiri VII), 1978. In the post-monsoon season of 1978 Our German Alpine Club made the fourth ascent of Putha Hiunchuli (23,774 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Putha Hiunchuli
Putha Hiunchuli. This expedition was a repeat of last year’s commercial expedition organized and promoted by the German Alpine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Kanjiroba, South Main Peak
Kanjiroba, South Main Peak. A Japanese expedition led by Atsushi Inenaga reached the summit of the south main peak on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Nepal, Nampa Attempt
Nampa Attempt. Our party included Susan Billings, Nancy Neiley, Jerry and Paul Sibley, Dr. Alan Sudweeks, Chuck Tolton, Matt Wells, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Garhwal, Chring We, Kalabaland Area
Chiring We, Kalabaland Area. The Kalabaland Glacier lies east of the Milam Glacier. To the north lies Tibet, to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Garhwal, Panwali Doar Attempt
Panwali Doar Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Ryoji Ide, Tetsuo Mochizuki, Haruo Omori, Kenichi Takahashi and me as leader. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Garhwal, Mrigthuni, South Face Attempt
Mrigthuni, South Face Attempt. Our group was composed of Joaquin Susino, Teodoro Galán, Angel Sánchez, Jordi Plana and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Garhwal, P 6648 Attempt, near Nanda Devi and Trisul, 1975
P 6648 Attempt, near Nanda Devi and Trisul, 1978. Our expedition to Garhwal was organized by me and led by Stanislaw Zygmunt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Garhwal, P 6648
P 6648. P 6648 (21,812 feet), which lies between Devistan and Devtoli, was finally climbed by three members of a Japanese expedition on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Garhwal, Changabang Attempt
Changabang Attempt. Jim Logan and I tried to make a post-monsoon climb of the Japanese route on the southwest ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Garhwal, Trisul
Trisul. Twelve girls of the National Cadet Corps (of India) were led on an expedition to Trisul by Colonel Jagjit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shrikanta
Shrikanta. Our group consisted of Peter J. Fuhrmann, technical leader, Thomas Anderson, Claire S. Israelson, Scipio Merler, my wife Sharon ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Garhwal, Rataban
Rataban. A 16-member Indo-New Zealand team was led by Lieutenant Colonel Balwant Singh Sandhu and Graeme Dingle. They set up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Chota Shigri I and P 20,300, Kulu
Chota Shigri 1 and P 20,300, Kulu. New Zealanders James Jenkins and Sue Parkes and I climbed Chota Shigri I, which we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, CB 12, Ladies Expedition
CB 12, Ladies Expedition. Our party consisted of five women, Sachiko Yoshii, Hisako Adachi, Hiroko Yoshida, Takako Ikoma and me as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Brammah's Wife, Kishtwar Himal, 1975
Brammah’s Wife, Kishtwar Himal, 1978. A nine-person expedition from Lublin, led by Walenty Fiut, was active in the Nanth Nala. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Barnaj II, Padar, Kishtwar
Barnaj II, Padar, Kishtwar. Our expedition comprised Jim Curran, Tony Riley, Bob Toogood, John Yates, liaison officer Hanuman Suthar and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Brammah's Wife Attempt
Brammah’s Wife Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Richard Hester, Hugh Thornbery, Don Mabbs, Chris Parkin, Peter Blackburn and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Other Kishtwar Expeditions
Other Kishtwar Expeditions. Mo Anthoine, Bill Barker, Joe Brown and Pete Minks attempted Brammah II (21,080 feet). They reached the southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Various Ascents
Various Ascents. A number of successful ascents were reported although details are lacking. Japanese led by Kazumasa Shibuya climbed P 21,516 (6558 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Kun
Kun. Franz Bayerschmidt, Andreas Loferer, Sepp Madl, Jürgen Mecke, Othmar Urscheler, Christian Auer and Laurent Fautsch got to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, India—Kashmir and Ladakh, Kun
Kun. I led the Graz Section of the Austrian Alpine Club (ÖAV) climb on Kun. Our route led across the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980