American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, India–Garhwal, Mrigthuni
Mrigthuni. A four-man Spanish expedition was led by Gonzalo Suárez. The party made a four-day approach from Lata and ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Maiktoli
Maiktoli. This expedition was composed of Gillem Arias, leader, Josep Alvarez, Manuel Figueras, Joan Mallofré, Xavier Noguer and Joan Oliva. ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Dunagiri
Dunagiri. Polish students led by Grzegorz Benke repeated the original Swiss route and made what is probably the seventh ascent ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Dunagiri Attempt
Dunagiri Attempt. Austrians Wolfgang Stefan, Peter Pavlag, and Oswald Duba and Swiss Hans Zebrowski left Reni on May 3 and ascended ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Nanda Ghunti
Nanda Ghunti. A 13-man expedition from Calcutta climbed Nanda Ghunti (6309 meters, 20,700 feet) on May 18 when Pranesh Charkra- borty, Sukhendu Mukherjee ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Kamet, 1976
Kamet, 1979. Kamet (25,447 feet, 7756 meters) was climbed by a new route from southeast of Meade’s Col on June 5, 1979 by Captain ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Kamet and Abi Gamin
Kamet and Abi Gamin. A 16-man Indian Army expedition was led by Major J.K. Bajaj. They carried no oxygen ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Shivling, West Ridge
Shivling, West Ridge. Our expedition was composed of Shiro Kurau-chi, leader, Takao Kobayashi, Miss Kinuko Ihara, Yoshiyuki Inoue, Miss Hisako ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Shivling, North Ridge
Shivling, North Ridge. Masayuki Fujita, Masayoshi Yamamoto, Isao Kubo, Takayuki Akasu and I as leader visited the Gangotri area to ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempt
Thalay Sagar Attempt. Unfortunately, due to other commitments, we had to climb during the monsoon and out of four weeks ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Kharchakund
Kharchakund. Our expedition consisted of the following: Yoshiki Yamanaka, Masao Mizuno, Toshiharu Hashimoto, Yoshitaka Tanimura, Kaoru Ueno and me as ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bhagirathi I, South Ridge Attempt
Bhagirathi I, South Ridge Attempt. An expedition from Tokyo failed to climb Bhagirathi by its south ridge. Base Camp was ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Southeast Ridge
Bhagirathi I, Southeast Ridge. All thirteen men and two women of the Japanese Kanagawa Prefecture Expedition completed the first ascent ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bhagirathi II and III, 1976
Bhagirathi II and III, 1979. We had little information about this part of Garhwal. The only clear fact was that Bhagirathi ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bhagirathi II
Bhagirathi II. Our all-women expedition was composed of Satuki Kobayashi, Takako Kubozuka, Kimiko Hurushima, Iseko Masuda, Mituyo Matumoto, Kumiko Hunamizu ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, P 21,750, near Sri Kailas, Gangotri, 1976
P 21,750, near Sri Kailas, Gangotri, 1979. After failing to climb Sri Kailas, an Indian expedition ascended P 21,750 (6629 meters), which lies west ...
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1981
Asia, India–Garhwal, Devtoli and Kedarnath, 1976
Devtoli and Kedarnath, 1979. Two successful expeditions of 1979 not previously reported were a Tokyo expedition led by Fujiro Konno, which climbed ...
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1981
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, Peaks Climbed by the India-Tibet Border Police
Peaks Climbed by the India-Tibet Border Police. This continues the list begun under Garhwal: Ladakhi (17,525 feet, 5342 meters) September 9, 1970; Friendship (17,353 feet, 5289 ...
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1981
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, Leo Pargial
Leo Pargial. A 10-man team from the National Corps of Cadets (of India) was led by Major Kiran Kumar. The ...
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1981
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, Mulkila IV and Koa Rong I, Lahul, 1976
Mulkila IV and Koa Rong I, Lahul, 1979. A (British) Royal Air Force and Indian Air Force expedition led by Wing ...
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1981
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, CB53
CB53. This peak (6096 meters, 20,000 feet) lies east of Mulkila. It was climbed by the Japanese Gumma High School Alpine Club ...
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1981
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, Menthosa
Menthosa. A group of seven Austrians under the leadership of Günther Gruber explored the northeastern approaches to Menthosa up ...
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1981
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, Dharamsura, 1976
Dharamsura, 1979. A Japanese expedition from Toyota climbed Dharamsura (22,205 feet, 6446 meters) from the Bara Shigri Glacier. All members reached the summit ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, Sickle Moon and Brammah I, 1976, Correction
Sickle Moon and Brammah I, 1979, Correction. On page 637 of A.A.J. 1980 we gave erroneous information about a Japanese expedition; ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, Peaks Climbed by the India-Tibet Border Police
Peaks Climbed by the India-Tibet Border Police. This is a further continuation of the list given under Garhwal and Himachal ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, Sickle Moon, Northwest Face Attempt, Kishtwar Himalaya
Sickle Moon, Northwest Face Attempt, Kishtwar Himalaya. The Cumbria Himalayan Expedition, comprising A1 Morgan, Dave Robbins, Mike Rafferty, Alan Deakin, ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, Bramah I, North-Northeast Ridge
Bramah I, North-Northeast Ridge. Our expedition was made up of Christian Galli, Dominique Julien, Roland Stieger and me as leader. ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, Peaks above Kiar Nala, 1976
Peaks above Kiar Nala, 1979. A four-man party from Warsaw made two first ascents above the Kiar Nala. After an acclimatization ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, Kijai Nala. Kishtwar Himal, 1976
Kijai Nala, Kishtwar Himal, 1979. A Polish expedition, led by Krzysztof Lozinski, in 1979 visited the Kijai Nala. After a difficult approach, ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, Barnaj II South and Central Peaks
Barnaj 11 South and Central Peaks. Japanese from Tokyo University led by Yoisho Kubora established Base Camp at 13,125 feet and Advanced ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, Kun and Nun
Kun and Nun. These two high peaks are being climbed frequently. An Austrian group led by Günther Hochhauser made ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, White, Needle, Southeast Ridge, Nun-Kun Group, 1976
White Needle, Southeast Ridge, Nun-Kun Group, 1979. Ewa Hara- simowicz, Krystyna Niederle and Andrzej Pelc established Base Camp on the Sapath ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, Zanskar I (Z I) and P 18,045
Zanskar I (Z I) and P 18,045. These previously unclimbed peaks near Nun and Kun were climbed by a 12-man Japanese ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, Peaks above Durung Drung Glacier, Zanskar Range
Peaks above Durung Drung Glacier, Zanskar Range. Our Italian expedition was composed of 14 men and three women. After a day ...
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1981
Asia, India–Kashmir and Ladakh, La Schal
La Schal. Our expedition was made up of Pierre Cier, Dr. Marc Koch, his wife Elisabeth, my wife Francine and ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, K2, West Ridge and Abruzzi Spur Attempts
K2, West Ridge and Abruzzi Spur Attempts. Our team consisted of Doug Scott, Joe Tasker, Dick Renshaw and me. We ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Skyang Kangri Attempt
Skyang Kangri Attempt. Our lightweight expedition, consisting of Jeff Lowe and me, attempted Skyang Kangri (7544 meters, 24,750 feet) alpine-style. May 27 saw ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Attempt
Broad Peak Attempt. We were at Base Camp on July 9 but were held up by five days of bad weather. ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Mitre Peak
Mitre Peak. My wife Marie Jeanne Ghirardini, liaison officer Noveed Rahman and I started on our approach march on April 28 ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Chogolisa Attempt
Chogolisa Attempt. Our Chogolisa crew met with an accident on July 18. We were descending the ice face of the 1975 Austrian ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Attempt
Masherbrum Attempt. Christine de Colombel and I took as our objective the beautiful west ridge of Masherbrum (7821 meters, 25,660 feet), hoping ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Mango Gusor
Mango Gusor. A Japanese expedition led by Tateshi Sudo is said to have climbed Mango Gusor (6288 meters, 20,630 feet). Details are ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Hidden Peak South, Southwest Ridge, and Hidden Peak, Southwest Face
Hidden Peak South, Southwest Ridge, and Hidden Peak, Southwest Face. Ours was an ultra-lightweight expedition of only two members, Georges ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. A seven-man-and-a-woman Japanese expedition led by Hideo Sato climbed Gasherbrum II (8035 meters, 26,360 feet). They established Base Camp at 16,650 ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. After leaving Bongla on July 1 with 60 Balti porters, we finally set up Base Camp at 16,900 feet on the ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV Attempt
Gasherbrum IV Attempt. Todd Bibler, Don Frederickson, Matt Kerns, Craig McKibben, Jim Nelson, Dr. Charles Scherz and I as leader ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Kangri on Skis
Baltoro Kangri on Skis. Baltoro Kangri, formerly called the Golden Throne, has five distinct summits, the highest of which is 23,880 ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Mount Ghent, Second Ascent
Mount Ghent, Second Ascent. From May 15 to July 5 Dr. Peter Brill, Georg Mezger, Dr. Rolf Schöpl-Sedlaczek, Bernd Schreckenbach and ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Apsarasas
Apsarasas. The highest point of Apsarasas (7131 meters, 23,396 feet) * was gained on September 18 by two groups of an Indian Army team ...
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1981
Asia, Pakistan, Latok IV
Latok IV. The Sangaku Doshikai Expedition was composed of Koji Okano, Hisashi Handa, Tsutomu Tagusari, Dr. Masaki Noda and me ...
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1981