American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South American, Tierra del Fuego, Tierra del Fuego Climbing and Kayaking
Tierra del Fuego Climbing and Kayaking. From January to March Paul de Mengel and I explored Tierra del Fuego. Starting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Tierra del Fuego, Cordillera Darwin Traverse
Cordillera Darwin Traverse. Eight students of the Universidad Austral of Punta Arenas accomplished in February, 1983 the first complete traverse of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
South American, Tierra del Fuego, Attempt to Get to Antartica
Attempt to get to Antarctica. In December Canadians had hoped to fly to Antarctica to climb the Vinson Massif. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Antartica, South Georgia, Royal Bay and Ross Glacier Area
Royal Bay and Ross Glacier Area, South Georgia. Our team, David Craw, Peter D. Johnstone, Alan J. Knowles and I, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Antartica, English Coast and Eastern Ellsworth Land, 1984-5
English Coast and Eastern Ellsworth Land, 1984-5. On December 11, a seven-person U.S. Geological Survey party, including Pete Rowley, leader, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Bhutan, Jichu Drake or Tsherim Kang Tragedy
Jichu Drake or Tsherim Kang Tragedy. Our 13-man expedition left Italy on August 21. We were flown in a small plane ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Bhutan, Kang Bum
Kang Bum. Japanese climbers placed their Base Camp south of this mountain at 4590 meters on October 18 and Camp I at 4850 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Bhutan, Namshila
Namshila. Thirteen Japanese men and three women led by Shohei Komiya were given permission to climb a 6595-meter peak, Namshila. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Sikkim, Simvo
Simvo. An Indian Army Medical Corps team was led by Major Subhendu Sen. Base Camp was established on the Zemu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Sikkim, Lamo Angdan
Lamo Angdan. Four members of an Indian Army expedition led by Lieutenant Colonel Kuldip Singh climbed Lamo Angdan (5862 meters, 19,233 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Traverse
Kangchenjunga Traverse. Our expedition was organized by Ryutaro Hashimoto and led by Katsuhiko Kano. It had 20 Japanese and three Nepalese ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga North Face Attempt
Kangchenjunga North Face Attempt. Nick Banks, Russell Brice, Bill King and I attempted the Japanese direct line on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, Solo
Kangchenjunga, Solo. I reached the top of Kangchenjunga solo without supplementary oxygen on October 18 after 33 days on the mountain. I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Tragedy
Kangchenjunga Tragedy. Cherie Bremer-Kemp, her husband Dr. Chris Chandler and Nepalese porter Mangal Singh Tamang climbed from 24,000 feet on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Yalung Kang
Yalung Kang. Our plan was to climb both Yalung Kang and Annapurna during the same stay in Nepal. For Yalung ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Yalung Kang, South Face
Yalung Kang, South Face. A Polish team was led by Tadeusz Karolczak. They had no Sherpas and a low-altitude porters’ ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kangbachen Attempt
Kangbachen Attempt. Italian Dante Porta had hoped to climb Kangbachen by its northwest face solo. With several friends, he established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna (Jannu)
Kumbhakarna (Jannu). Our members were Georg Rubin, Res Leibundgut, Christian von Almen, Bruno Rankwiler, Daniel Anker and I as leader. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna, Winter Ascent
Kumbakharna, Winter Ascent. South Koreans led by Kim Ki-Heyg made a successful 1984-85 winter ascent of Kumbhakarna (Jannu). One member ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Makalu West Pillar Attempt
Makalu West Pillar Attempt. We were Dwayne Congdon, Albert Sole, Sharon Wood (recipient of a Vera Watson-Alison Chadwick Onyszkiewicz grant) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Makalu
Makalu. Our members were Enrique de Pablo, Xabier Erro, Martín Zabaleta and I as leader. On April 8 we got ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Makalu West Face
Makalu, West Face. After leaving Kathmandu on August 28, Sergio Petrini, Claudio Regheschi and I reached the Hillary Base Camp on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. Three Spaniards and a Canadian were led by Antonio Luna in an attempt on the normal route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. An Italian expedition of 11 was led by Almo Giambisi. They first wanted to repeat the Czechoslovakian route up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. A seven-member South Korean expedition led by Kim Byung-Joon hoped to complete a route up the west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse
Baruntse. A commercial expedition of the German Alpine Club’s Mountain and Ski School of 16 climbers was led by Gü...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Shartse II
Shartse II. Our joint Korean-Nepalese expedition was composed of Koreans Yoon Dae-Pyo, Kwak Hyo-Kyun, Park Byung-Won, Hu Jung-Sik, Hong Ok- ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar, Southwest Face
Lhotse Shar, Southwest Face. Our expedition, originally planned for 1983, managed to make a new route on Lhotse Shar, the southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar Attempt
Lhotse Shar Attempt. A five-person Spanish team attempted Lhotse Shar by its southeast ridge, the normal route. They established four ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar Attempt
Lhotse Shar Attempt. On August 28 Base Camp was set up on the west bank of the Imja Glacier, beneath the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Everest West Ridge and Traverse
Everest West Ridge and Traverse. The Bulgarian Everest Expedition was organized to honor the 40th anniversary of the Bulgarian socialist ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Everest
Everest. After the brilliant success in 1965, India waited 19 years to put a woman on top of Everest. A seasoned team ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, First Sagarmatha Preservation Expedition
First Sagarmatha Preservation Expedition. The First Sagarmatha Preservation Expedition, a unique environmental project to remove the debris of previous mountaineering ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Nepal Police Everest Clean-Up Expedition
Nepal Police Everest “Clean-Up” Expedition. This expedition (First Sagarmatha Preservation Expedition) was certainly a most controversial expedition and has caused ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Everest
Everest. An expedition of eight Netherlanders was led by Herman Plugge. They set up Base Camp on August 31 but claim ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Ascent and Tragedy
Mount Everest, Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition was organized by the Slovak Geographical Society of the Slovak Academy of Sciences ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt and Tragedy
Everest Attempt and Tragedy. Peter Hillary led an expedition of two New Zealanders and four Australians on an attempt on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Winter Attempts
Everest, Winter Attempts. A team of six French and two Belgian climbers led by Eric Dossin attempted to climb the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Additional Articles from the 1981 American Medical Research Expedition to Everest
Additional Articles from the 1981 American Medical Research Expedition to Everest. Blume, F.D., S.J. Boyer, L.E. Braverman, A. ...
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Notes
1985
Asia, Nepal, Nuptse Northwest Summit, Northwest Ridge
Nuptse Northwest Summit, Northwest Ridge. A French expedition led by Raymond Renaud climbed Nuptse Northwest (7720 meters, 25,328 feet) by the northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Southeast Face to Northeast Ridge
Pumori, Southeast Face to Northeast Ridge. Our multi-national team of friends consisted of Australian Geoffrey Bartram, Englishman Chris Curry, Americans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Attempt
Pumori Attempt. Six climbers of Korean ancestry, although two are American citizens and one a Canadian, were led by Kim ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Ascent and Tragedy
Pumori Ascent and Tragedy. Dan Fox, Rich Pierce, Richard Wilson, Kevin Murray, John Taylor and I wanted to make the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Lobuje East
Lobuje East. We reached our high camp of 17,000 feet on April 19. On the 20th I soloed P 5551 (18,212 feet), which lies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Lobuje East
Lobuje East. Our French and Swiss expedition was composed of Denise Hembise, Samyr Lazizi, Bernard Nief, Franco¸is Ryter, Serge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Lobuje West
Lobuje West. Yuji Kamakura, Yoshihiro Taguchi, Mrs. Akiko Kanazawa, Miss Keiko Nishihira, Dr. Ken Kanazawa and I settled Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Cholatse, North Face, and Lubuje East, East Ridge
Catherine Freer, Renny Jackson, Sandy Stewart and I arrived at Base Camp at Tsholo at 4665 meters on October 14. We spent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Tawoche Attempt
Tawoche Attempt. John Roskelley, Naoe Sakashita and I climbed to 18,000 feet to observe Tawoche’s east face. Alternating warmth and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt
Ama Dablam Attempt. The following participated in our expedition: Ted Brittsan, Ben De Han, Carl Root, Barbara Rumer, Michael Trotter, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt
Ama Dablam Attempt. A five-man French team led by Michel Pelle reached 19,000 feet on April 5, four days after having reached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985