American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, Agyasol East
Agyasol East. Our object was to climb either Agyasol or Shivling in the Kishtwar Himalaya, both unclimbed peaks of about 6200 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, Ski Traverse of Northern India from Srinagar to Manali
Ski Traverse of Northern India from Srinagar to Manali. From February 27 to March 30 Norwegians Odd Eliassen and Erik Boehlke and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, White Needle, on Artificial Legs, and Nun
White Needle, on Artificial Legs, and Nun. In 1946 Major R. Berry, Captain Ralph James and Major Tom Stobart attempted to ...
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1982
Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, Nun
Nun. Our original objective was the unclimbed 5000-foot-high west face of Nun (7135 meters, 23,410 feet). After a two-day bus trip from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, Kun, West Face
Kun, West Face. After an unsuccessful attempt to climb the west face of Kun in 1979, Kunihiko Kondo returned to complete ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, Kun
Kun. Now that access to the Nun-Kun group is easy, it is frequented by many and not always well qualified ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, Kun
Kun. From July 18 to August 15 I took part in a Hauser Excursions expedition led by Martin Lutterjohann. After a difficult ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, Z3, Zanskar Group
Z3, Zanskar Group. Our expedition consisted of Gianni Pasinetti, Giacomo Cenini, Piero Favalli, Rina Gentilini, Tullio Rocco, Massimo Sanavio and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, Retsheriah, P 19,590
Retsheriah, P 19,590 and Bobang Peak, Ladakh, and N9, Zanskar. Our expedition was composed of Robin Andrews, Bill Hodgson, Simon Brown, ...
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1982
Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, Parcha Kangri, 1980
Parcha Kangri, 1980. An expedition of five men and five women from Tokyo, led by Noriaki Nagakawa, made Base Camp at 15,900 ...
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1982
Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, Chirung, 1980
Chirung, 1980. The leader of the British Padar Expedition, Christopher Mark Lloyd was descending unroped with Christopher Griffith from an alpine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, India, Ladakh-Kashmir, Climbs in the La Lung and Ringor Valleys, 1980
Climbs in the La Lung and Ringor Valleys, Ladakh, 1980. In July 1980 Mike Tait, Dick Price and I travelled up the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Teram Kangri II, 1975
Teram Kangri 11, 1978. On page 298 of A.A.J., 1981 we reported a 1980 Indian expedition which crossed the Cease-Fire Line and entered ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, Indira Col, Sia Kangri and Saltoro Kangi
Indira Col, Sia Kangri and Saltoro Kangi. (Editor’s Note: Although this is placed under Pakistan, one must bear in ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, Saltoro Kangri II Attempt
Saltoro Kangri II Attempt. Our expedition, Martin Albanus, leader, Offert Dorka, Fred Bässler and I, had such difficulties with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Mango Gusor, 1980
Mango Gusor, 1980. An expedition of three Japanese made the first ascent of Mango Gusor (6288 meters, 20,633 feet). They established Base Camp ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, Payu, South Face
Payu, South Face. A. Enzio, Giovanni Calcagno, M. Pellizzaro and Tullio Vidone climbed a very difficult new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Attempt
Masherbrum attempt. Our expedition was conceived as a fairly light-weight, semi-alpine-style attempt to climb the north face and west ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Southwest Attempt
Masherbrum Southwest Attempt. Masherbrum has two summits. The main northeast summit (7821 meters, 25,660 feet) was climbed by the American expedition of 1960 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Southwest, Ascent and Tragedy
Masherbrum Southwest, Ascent and Tragedy. Masherbrum is a difficult mountain with two nearly equal summits. The main summit (7821 meters, 25,660 feet) ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Attempt
Masherbrum Attempt. Our “four-man” expedition dwindled down to me alone, but I knew most of the Balti porters from previous ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak
Broad Peak. Enric Pujol, Manuel Hernández, Sergio Escalera, Agustí Sanabria and I as leader left Skardu with 26 low-altitude porters ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, K2, South Face Attempt
K2, South Face Attempt. Our Franco-German expedition was composed of Germans Reinhard Karl and Hans Martin Götz and Frenchmen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Hidden Peak
Hidden Peak. An 11-man Japanese expedition led by Masahiro Maezawa climbed Hidden Peak (Gasherbrum I) by its first-ascent route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. Austrians Gabriele Binder, Dr. Georg Fritsch, Franz and Gerhard Neumayer, Franz Püchler and Walter Senhotta and Pakistani ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. Philippe Grenier, Dr. Christine Janin and I started our approach march on July 9 with 23 porters and our liaison ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. Our expedition had two climbers, Tiziano Zünd and me, and was accompanied by three friends, Lorenza Cattaneo, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV Tragedy275
Gasherbrum IV Tragedy. A Japanese expedition failed to climb Gasherbrum IV (7925 meters, 26,000 feet) by its west face. On July 7 all ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Sosbun Brakk
Sosbun Brakk. Sosbun Brakk was unclimbed although it had been attempted by Germans in 1976. We climbed it by the southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Uzan Brakk, 1980
Uzan Brakk, 1980. Our expedition was made up of Dr. Will Taps- field, Tony Saunders and me as leader. We left ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, P6960 Attempt
P 6960 Attempt. P 6960 (22,835 feet) lies between Baintha Brakk (The Ogre) and the Latok Peaks. Our party was Noritoshi Isayama, Yukio ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, P6960 Attempt
P 6960 Attempt. A large Korean expedition led by Lee Jong-Gun also failed to climb the peak. At the same time ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Kanjut Sar, West Face
Kanjut Sar, West Face. Our expedition consisted of Masashi Tera- moto, Koichi Fujii, Masanobu Kaneko, Hiroshi Sakai, Nobuaki Miyano, Koji ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, Yutmaru Sar Attempt
Yutmaru Sar Attempt. Our expedition in the late summer found the southeast ridge of Yutmaru Sar objectively too dangerous and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Yukshin Gardan Sar Attempt
Yukshin Gardan Sar Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Shigenobu Otake, leader, Tetsuya Nisiyama, Hiroshi Hori, Kaneyuki Sugimoto, Kosuke Kamio ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, Rakaposhi, Southwest Apur Attempt
Rakaposhi, Southwest Spur Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Dr. Xavier Azagra, María Roca, Quicu Magriñá, Pere Benaiges, Oscar Cadiach, ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, Miar Peak Attempt
Miar Peak Attempt. A scientific-mountaineering expedition led by Dr. Franco Secchieri and assisted by Marino Lena failed to climb Miar ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, Diran Attempt
Diran Attempt. On June 16 Kunio Asai, Dr. Isao Ogasawara, Miss Kazuko Ono, Eiichi Kurihara, Kikuo Okayasu, Kunihisa Otsubo and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Batura I Winter Attempt
Batura I Winter Attempt. Our expedition had as members Edi Koblüller, Franz Six, Dr. Gustav Ammerer and me. In ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Thaime Chhish, Batura Region Attempt
Thaime Chhish, Batura Region, Attempt. Tim Relton, Bob Knapp, Jeff Thompson and I hoped to climb a mountain first attempted ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, Sangemar Attempt, Batura Mustagh
Sangemar Attempt, Batura Mustagh. A four-man Japanese party led by Yoshihisa Tagawa failed to climb Sangemar (6949 meters, 22,800 feet) after reaching 20,375 ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt
Nanga Parbat Attempt. Our expedition reached Base Camp in the high meadow, Lathebow, in the Rupal valley at 12,000 feet on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Rupal Face
Nanga Parbat, Rupal Face. Our team consisted of four climbers, Ger Friele, Gerard van Sprang, Bas Gresnigt and me as ...
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1982
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face
Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face. An expedition from Bergamo led by Augusto Zanotti made the third ascent of the Kinshofer route ...
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1982
Asia, China, Sichuan, Jiazi Attempt
Jiazi Attempt, Sichuan. Applications to attempt Namcha Barwa and Minya Konka (Gongga Shan) having been declined by the Chinese Mountaineering ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, China, Peaks East of Gongga Shan (Minya Konka)
Peaks East of Gongga Shan (Minya Konka). On April 15 ten members of the Academic Alpine Club Zürich left Switzerland ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, China, Gongga Shan Tragedy
Gongga Shan Tragedy. An extraordinary tale comes from an attempt on Gongga Shan by Japanese from Hokkaido led by Akio ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, China, Anyemaqen
Anyemaqen. In May a 13-man Japanese expedition claims to have made the first ascent of Anyemaqen (6282 meters, 20,610 feet) when Yoshio ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, China, Anyemaqen
Anyemaqen. A German-Austrian group made an ascent of Anyemaqen on June 10 from the south.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982
Asia, China, Anyemaqen, East Face
Anyemaqen, East Face. During September and October Geof Bartram, Tim Macartney-Snape, Andrew Henderson, Charles Massy and I visited the Anyemaqen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1982