American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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483 Records

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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
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri
Dhaulagiri. A 12-person expedition from Torun, led by Wojciech Szy- manski, included Austrian Sepp Kathrein and German Dr. Ewa Demand. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt
Dhaulagiri Attempt. Our expedition was composed of James Merel, Yves Tedeschi, Jean Clauzier, Dr. Sylvie Romin, Jacques Maurin, Norbert Silvin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt
Dhaulagiri Attempt. A 15-man Japanese expedition led by Tsuneo Has- egawa failed to climb Dhaulagiri by the normal northeast-ridge route. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri VI, Southwest Buttress
Dhaulagiri VI, Southwest Buttress. On October 9 Dan Griffith, Peter Carter, Albi Sole and I reached the summit of Dhaulagiri VI (7268 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Churen Himal Tragedy
Churen Himal Tragedy. On September 14, a 15-man German Alpine Club (DAV) expedition led by Gustav Harder began its approach. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Changla Attempt
Changla Attempt. A joint Japanese-Nepalese women’s expedition led by Mrs. Kyoko Endo failed to make the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Api, Winter Ascent and Tragedy
Api, Winter Ascent and Tragedy. Api (7132 meters, 23,399 feet) is difficult to approach and the climbing route is long and dangerous. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Nepal, Himalayan Traverse
Himalayan Traverse. On June 15, 1982 Hugh Swift and I completed a nine-month, 2000-mile walk across the Himalayan regions of Bhutan, Nepal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kamet and Abi Gamin
Kamet and Abi Gamin. In the pre-monsoon period, I led an expedition to Kamet. We left Joshimath on May 28 in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Mana Peak Attempt
Mana Peak Attempt. The Indian Mountaineering Foundation selected 18 women and 18 men with me as leader to try out the climbers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Chaukhamba
Chaukhamba. The third ascent of Chaukhamba (7138 meters, 23,120 feet) was made by Ajit Kumar Kalita, Rejen Gautom, Pallev Deka and Sherpa ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth, Second Ascent 1981
Satopanth, Second Ascent 1981. Beautiful and difficult Satopanth (7075 meters, 23,212 feet) was first climbed by Swiss in 1947 by the north ridge. It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth, Northeast Ridge
Satopanth, Northeast Ridge. Our German Alpine Club expedition had twelve Germans, two Swiss and three South Tiroleans under my leadership. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. On July 3 Franz Huber, Thomas Kürschner, Berndt Ritschel, Armin Siwy, Georg Welsch, our liaison officer Murthi and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth and Shivling
Satopanth and Shivling. A Japanese expedition of eleven led by Hisao Seki set up Base Camp at Nandanban on July 31. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi II and Satopanth
Bhagirathi II and Satopanth. Three Japanese, Akira Suzuki, Motomu Omiya and Hiroto Hisamatsu set up Base Camp at Nandanban at 14,700 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. Three Japanese made Base Camp at Nandanban on September 13, Advance Base at 16,750 feet, Camps I and II at 19,300 and 21,325 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kedarnath Dome
Kedarnath Dome. Our group was made up of Italian, French and Swiss climbers. We aimed to climb Kedarnath Dome on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kharchakund, Northeast Face
Kharchakund, Northeast Face. After a three-day approach, we set up camp at the foot of Kharchakund’s north ridge. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi I, West Ridge Ascent and Tragedy
Bhagirathi I, West Ridge Ascent and Tragedy. From August 16 to 23 Charlie Heard, John Mothersele and I made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984