American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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’ ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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) ...
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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 ...
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1984
Asia, Pakistan, Rakaposhi
Rakaposhi. Our objective was to climb the 10-mile-long difficult southwest ridge of Rakaposhi, previously climbed only by Mike Banks and ...
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1984
Asia, Pakistan, Diran
Diran. Our expedition made the third ascent of Diran (also called Minapin) above the Hunza valley in the northwest Karakoram. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Batura and Nanga Parbat
Batura and Nanga Parbat. On May 29 our Austrian expedition began a four-day approach from Aliabad in the Hunza valley over ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Batura IV
Batura IV. An expedition of nine Poles and a German led by Wladylaw Wisz succeeded in making the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asis, Pakistan, Sia Chhish, Batura Group
Sia Chhish, Batura Group. [This peak lies southwest of Hachindar Chhish.—Editor.] Our expedition was composed of Enrico De Luca, ...
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1984
Asia, Pakistan, Koz Sar or P 6885 Attempt
Koz Sar or P 6885 Attempt. A 15-man Japanese expedition led by Keiichi Tsukamoto was given permission to climb Koz Sar (6677 ...
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1984
Asia, Pakistan, Karun Koh Attempt
Karun Koh Attempt. Unclimbed Karun Koh (6977 meters, 22,891 feet) was attempted by German Dr. Karl Hub, Pakistanis Saad Tarek and Sidiqi ...
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1984
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Corrections
Nanga Parbat Corrections. There has been a certain amount of inexact reporting on routes on Nanga Parbat in the last ...
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Notes
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt
Nanga Parbat Attempt. A Japanese expedition of five climbers led by Tadakiyo Sakahara made an attempt to climb the first-ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt
Nanga Parbat Attempt. The French couple, Liliane and Maurice Barrard, did not succeed in getting to the summit of Nanga ...
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1984
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Japanese Tragedies
Nanga Parbat, Japanese Tragedies. Two Japanese expeditions unsuccessfully attempted Nanga Parbat and both lost members. An 11-man expedition to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat
Nanga Parbat. Our expedition consisted of Dr. Christian Brückler, Franz Prasicek, Walter Lösch, Ewald Lidl, Monika Göttinger ...
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1984
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face
Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face. We left Bunar Bridge on June 2 with 155 porters and got to Base Camp at 14,300 feet on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat
Nanga Parbat. Our expedition was composed of Kive de Pablo, Mikel Martinez, I. Alvarez, L. Tapia and me as leader. ...
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1984
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt
Nanga Parbat Attempt. Frenchmen Eric Beaud, Victor Lant and François Marsigny arrived at Base Camp on August 2. From August 13 ...
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1984
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face Attempt
Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Hooman Aprin, Les Ellison, Evelyn Lees and me as leader. After ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Correction
Nanga Parbat Correction. On page 287 of A.A.J., 1983, the line showing the route was drawn a little too far ...
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Notes
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Toshe Peak
Toshe Peak. A German expedition led by Bernd Neubauer climbed Toshe Peak (6600 meters, 21,654 feet) in the late summer. Details are ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich Mir from the South
Tirich Mir from the South. Our expedition had as members Artur Hajzer, Rafal Cholda, Jerzy Mamica, Janusz Mikolajczyk, Ludwik Musiol, ...
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1984
Asia, China, E-Gongga Attempt, 1982
E-Gongga Attempt, 1982. Our team comprised Ivan Day, Roy May, Peter Thompson, Dr. Duncan Gray, Stephen Martin and me as leader. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1984