American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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483 Records

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Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu, South Face Attempt
Cho Oyu, South Face Attempt. Six Italians led by Toni Klingendrath failed to climb the south face of Cho Oyu. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Cholatse and Taweche Attempts
Cholatse and Taweche Attempts. A five-man British expedition led by William Dark failed to climb the southeast ridge of Cholatse ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Numbur Attempt
Numbur Attempt. Seven Spaniards led by Andrés Fernández attempted the southwest ridge of Numbur. Three reached 19,350 feet on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Numbur, Winter Ascent
Numbur, Winter Ascent. Seven Japanese, led by Kensuke Kikuchi, climbed Numbur by its southwest ridge. On December 11 Naoki Yamada, Tomio ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Chobutse Tragedy
Chobutse Tragedy. On October 10 Austrians Ernst Gritzner, leader, his brother Karl, Karl Pfeifer and Udo Ertl climbed from Camp I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Gaurishankar Attempt
Gaurishankar Attempt. A nine-man Japanese expedition led by Masaaki Tomita attempted to repeat the American 1979 route on the southwest face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Gaurishankar Attempt
Gaurishankar Attempt. Six Poles led by Tadeusz Preysner made an unsuccessful attempt on the south face of Gaurishankar but were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Gaurishankar, South Summit
Gaurishankar, South Summit. A ten-man Yugoslav expedition was led by Slavko Cankar. They climbed the south face to the southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Ri
Langtang Ri. An expedition of three Japanese and three Nepalese was led by Ryohei Nishioku. They climbed the previously ascended ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung Attempt
Langtang Lirung Attempt. Steve Tenney, Chris Wood, Chris Reveley and I were unsuccessful in an alpine-style attempt on the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh II Tragedy
Ganesh II Tragedy. A nine-man Polish expedition led by Janusz Majer attempted the dangerous southwest face of Ganesh II. After ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh Himal IV (Pabil)
Ganesh Himal IV (Pabil). Our members were Stanley Kent, Dr. Lawrence Dunn, Gordon Seibel and me. Our approach took eight ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Chamar Attempt and Tragedy, Sringi Himal
Chamar Attempt and Tragedy, Sringi Himal. A joint expedition of seven Japanese and three Nepalese led by Yoshiharu Miyashiro attempted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Himal Chuli Attempt
Himal Chuli Attempt. A six-man Polish expedition led by Tadeusz Piotrowski attempted Himal Chuli (7893 meters, 25,895 feet) by its unclimbed south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Himalchuli Tragedy
Himalchuli Tragedy. A nine-man Japanese expedition, led by Hisatoshi Takabayashi, hoped to make a new route on Himalchuli, the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Tragedy
Manaslu Tragedy. A heavy blow struck the Croatian Manaslu expedition from Yugoslavia led by Vinko Marevec when on April 24 Nejc (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, South Face
Manaslu, South Face. An expedition of guides of the German Alpine Club (DAV) Mountain and Ski School had hoped to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Solo
Manaslu Solo. I spent a couple of weeks on the Manaslu plateau at Advance Base (17,050 feet) to acclimatize before attempting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, East Ridge Attempt
Manaslu, East Ridge Attempt. Five Austrians led by Wilfried Studer attempted to climb the unascended east ridge of Manaslu from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Northeast Face Attempt in Winter
Manaslu, Northeast Face Attempt in Winter. A little after midday on December 22 my brother Alan and I were climbing carefully ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Himalayan Winter Climbing
Himalayan Winter Climbing. The strongest winds generally come from the west and south. Route selection should consider this because jet-stream ...
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Notes
1984
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Winter Ascent and Tragedy, 1984
Manaslu, Winter Ascent and Tragedy, 1984. Our expedition consisted of Maciej Berbeka, Marek Danielak, Ryszard Gajewski, Stanislaw Jaworski, Andrzej Machnik, Zbigniew ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu North
Manaslu North. Our Joint British Services expedition had 12 members under my leadership. We had 170 porters for the 15-day march ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Himlung Attempt
Himlung Attempt. A joint expedition of 15 Japanese and three Nepalese was led by Teizo Yoshino. They attempted the northeast ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Himlung
Himlung. Under the leadership of Junji Kurotaki, five Japanese and three Nepalese made the first ascent of Himlung (7126 meters, 23,380 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Kang Guru Attempt
Kang Guru Attempt. A German expedition of eight unsuccessfully attempted to reach the northwest ridge of Kang Guru (6981 meters, 22,904 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Kang Guru
Kang Guru. A Japanese expedition led by Shuichi Torii climbed Kang Guru (6981 meters, 22,904 feet) by the west ridge, following the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Kang Guru, Winter Solo Ascent
Kang Guru, Winter Solo Ascent. A four-man Japanese team led by Koichi Kato pitched Base Camp at 12,625 feet, Camp I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Bhrikuti Unclimbed?
Bhrikuti Unclimbed? After considerable effort, the Austrian Himalayan Society got permission to enter the restricted Mustang area to attempt Bhrikuti, ...
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Notes
1984
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II Tragedy
Annapurna II Tragedy. Klaus and Jochen Schlamberger, Hans Gsellmann and I tried to climb Annapurna II by the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II
Annapurna II. A five-man team from Australia, led by Timothy Macartney- Snape climbed Annapurna II by its south face and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II Attempt
Annapurna II Attempt. A six-member team from South Korea was led by Jung Sang-Mo. They set up Base Camp and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV
Annapurna II, Winter Attempt. A British team, which included Ronald Rutland and his wife, set up Base Camp and Camps ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Memphis Mountaineers, Inc.
Annapurna IV. Our expedition was made up of Osamu Yamamoto, Noboru Yokoyama, Mikio Takamatsu and me as leader. We set ...
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Club Activities
1984
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV
Annapurna IV. A guided expedition led by Austrian Adolf Weissensteiner had eight Swiss, five Austrians, one German and one Frenchman. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna III
Annapurna III, Southeast Pillar Attempt and Tragedy. Our team of Jon Tinker, Rob Uttley, Trevor Pilling and me reached Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna III
Annapurna III. Five Australians led by Jonathan Chester failed to climb a route on the southwest face of Annapurna III ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna Attempt
Gangapurna Attempt. Four Austrians led by Reinhold Amann failed in the pre-monsoon period to climb the east ridge of Gangapurna (7455 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna Attempt
Gangapurna Attempt. We had the last of the monsoon rains on the first day of our march in, followed by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna from the North
Gangapurna from the North. Our expedition was to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Slovensko Planinsko Društvo (Slovene Alpine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome)
Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome). A French expedition led by Bernard Muller attempted this peak by its north face. They pitched ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome)
Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome). Our expedition, led by Rudi Mayr had 16 members, most of them high-altitude trekkers with no serious ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, South Face Attempt
Annapurna, South Face Attempt. An expedition of five Yugoslavs and two Italians was led by Andrej Štemfelj. They attempted a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, Northwest Buttress Attempt
Annapurna, Northwest Buttress Attempt. Annapurna’s still unclimbed northwest buttress is very dangerous. My friends and I are still alive, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Attempt and Tragedy
Annapurna Attempt and Tragedy. A nine-member South Korean expedition led by An Chang-Yeul attempted Annapurna’s face by the Dutch ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Winter Attempt
Annapurna, Winter Attempt. A four-man Japanese team led by Tadao Sug- imoto attempted the north face of Annapurna. They set ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Hiunchuli, Southeast Face
Hiunchuli, Southeast Face. Rising 10,000 feet above the Modi Khola gorge, Hiunchuli (6441 meters, 21,133 feet) presents a climbing and route- finding challenge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso, Winter Ascent
Tilitso, Winter Ascent. A four-man team from South Korea had permission for Tilitso’s northwest ridge, but they found the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Nilgiri North
Nilgiri North. The Australian Army Expedition was composed of Philip Pitham, David Evans, New Zealander Mark Whetu, Peter Allen, Peter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Tukche
Tukche. A six-woman Japanese expedition, led by Mrs. Hisako Yamamoto, made the first female ascent of Tukche. We had camps ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984