American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Results

483 Records

Title Publication Year
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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. ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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. ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling Attempts
Shivling Attempts. During the spring Calvin Torrans, Edward Cooper, Alan Currans and I attempted two routes on Shivling. We first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling West, Southeast Ridge
Shivling West, Southeast Ridge. Jim Fotheringham and I arrived at Tapovan at 14,050 feet on September 4. The next week was spent ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Meru North, Women's Expedition Attempt
Meru North, Women’s Expedition Attempt. Our women’s expedition, accompanied by a female Indian liaison officer, consisted of Nadia ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Meru North
Meru North. An all-woman Polish expedition was led by Danuta Wach. They made the first women’s ascent, following the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Thalay Sagar, Northeast Buttress
Thalay Sagar, Northeast Buttress. A seven-man Polish-Norwegian team set up Base Camp at 4700 meters on August 1. Two members dropped out ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Thalay Sagar, Attempt on the North Face
Thalay Sagar, Attempt on the North Face. Dr. X. Bigard, H. Giot, H. Sachetat, P. Royer, D. Seguier, J.P. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Garhwal, Ascents in the Gangotri Region
Ascents in the Gangotri Region. Many expeditions are now repeating previously ascended climbs in the Gangotri region, particularly in Kedarnath ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Lingti and Shilla Valleys, Spiti
Lingti and Shilla Valleys, Spiti. To celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Mountaineers of Bombay, Zerksis Boga, Arun Samant, Muslim ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Mulkila 6 (M6), North Face, Lahul
Mulkila 6 (M6), North Face, Lahul. Our Franco-Swiss expedition consisted of Jean-Jacques Asper, O. Paulin and me. After a seven-day approach, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Koa Rong Peaks
Koa Rong Peaks. Koa Rong 3 (6157 meters, 20,200 feet) was climbed by Indian women Bani Bose and Smirti Bhattacharjee and Sherpas Dawa ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Miyar Nalla, Lahul
Miyar Nalla, Lahul. Susan Brener, Barry Owen and I were in the Miyar Nalla area in September. After three days’ ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Shri Kailas
Shri Kailas. Bharat S. Manghre and Aniket D. Bal attempted to climb Shri Kailas on May 31 but took a bad ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Devachan
Devachan. Devachan (6187 meters, 20,300 feet) was climbed on June 2 by a 39-member team from the Indian National Cadet Corps. On the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Gangstang
Gangstang. A 13-member team from Calcutta led by Bishnu Prasad Roy climbed Gangstang (6163 meters, 20,218 feet), reaching the summit on August 15. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Cathedral
Cathedral. Six of eight Japanese led by Keishi Saito reached the summit of Cathedral (6400 meters, 20,998 feet) by the north ridge ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Ascents in Himachal Pradesh
Ascents in Himachal Pradesh. A 15-member Indian team led by Sudhir Mehta climbed Kala Nag (Black Peak) in the Bandar ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Jammu and Kashmir, Arjuna, Kishtwar Himal
Arjuna, Kishtwar Himal. A 7-man Polish expedition led by Bogumil Slana finally made the first ascent of Arjuna, which has ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Jammu and Kashmir, Kishtwar Shivling
Kishtwar Shivling. Dick Renshaw and I made the first ascent of Kishtwar Shivling (c. 6000 meters, 19,685 feet). This beautiful and difficult ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Jammu and Kashmir, Brammah II
Brammah II, Kishtwar. Brammah II (6425 meters, 21,080 feet) was climbed by Indians led by Bibhas Das in June.
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Jammu and Kashmir, Nun, Kun and Pinnacle Peak
Nun, Kun and Pinnacle Peak. Many expeditions now visit Nun (7135 meters, 23,410 feet) and Kun (7077 meters, 23,220 feet). Among the successful ones ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, India—Jammu and Kashmir, The Position of Saltoro Kangri and Sia Kangri
The Position of Saltoro Kangri and Sia Kangri. The Editor has received a communication from Colonel Narindar Kumar, leader of ...
AAJ
Notes
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Winter in the Karakoram
Winter in the Karakoram. In February, Andrzej Zawada made a reconnaissance into the heart of the Karakoram. Accompanied by the ...
AAJ
Notes
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Hidden Peak from Southwest and Gasherbrum II Attempt
Hidden Peak from Southwest and Gasherbrum II Attempt. Our group was made up of Javier Escartín, leader, Victor Arnal, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherburm II, Gasherbrum I ( Hidden Peak) and Broad Peak
Gasherbrum II, Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) and Broad Peak. We arrived at Base Camp at the foot of Gasherbrum II ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV, West Face and Northwest Ridge Attempts
Gasherbrum IV, West Face and Northwest Ridge Attempts. In the spring and early summer, eight Americans attempted Gasherbrum IV (7925 meters, 26,000 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Chogolisa, Northwest Spur
Chogolisa, Northwest Spur. In mid-May Adi Fischer, Hubert Wendlinger, Ludwig Nüssl, Georg Aicher, Heinz Fischer and I as leader ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak North, First Ascent, Solo
Broad Peak North, First Ascent, Solo. My wife Goretta and I left Skardu with 32 porters on May 12. After only four ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Tragedy
Broad Peak Tragedy. We reached Base Camp at the foot of Broad Peak on May 7. We gave up our original ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Attempt and Ascent of P 6393
Broad Peak Attempt and Ascent of P 6393. Gerard van Sprang, liaison officer Haider Ali Khan and I arrived at Base ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak, Women's Expedition
Broad Peak, Women’s Expedition. Anna Czerwinska* and Krystyna Palmowska* were the entire Polish women’s expedition to Broad Peak. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Ascent and Tragedy and Attempts on K2
Broad Peak Ascent and Tragedy and Attempts on K2. After various reconnaissances on and around K2 by some members of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. The Navarra K2 Expedition was composed of Mari Abrego, Dr. Javier Garayoa, José Manuel Casimiro, José María ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Angelus
Angelus. The neighboring peak to K2, the Angelus (6885 meters, 22,589 feet), was climbed for the first time by Michel Afanassieff and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum
Masherbrum. A five-man Japanese expedition led by Tateshi Sudo made the second ascent of Masherbrum (7821 meters, 25,660 feet) by the south ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Towers, South Face of the Chateau
Trango Towers, South Face of the Chateau. Erik Decamp, Robert Wainer and I made the ascent of the south face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Tower Attempts
Trango Tower Attempts. We were Ray Button, Geoff Gabites, Ian Jowett and I as leader. Our objective was the Nameless ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Mustagh Tower Attempt
Mustagh Tower Attempt. The Fantasy Ridge Mustagh Tower Expedition arrived at Base Camp at 14,000 feet on the Baltoro Glacier on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Baintha Brakk (Ogre), South Pillar Attempt
Baintha Brakk (Ogre), South Pillar Attempt. From May 18 to 23 we made our approach to Base Camp at 15,750 feet on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Baintha Brakk II
Baintha Brakk II. A Korean expedition led by Yon Sae-Pyo made the first ascent of Baintha Brakk II (6960 meters, 22,835 feet) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Disteghil Sar South, Disteghil Sar East and Yazghil Dome North
Disteghil Sar South, Disteghil Sar East and Yazghil Dome North. My 14th expedition set off from Nagar on July 3 with 81 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1984