American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV Attempt
Annapurna IV Attempt. Six Italians and three French climbers led by Renato Moro first attempted the north face and on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna III Attempt
Annapurna III Attempt. Four Koreans led by Ko Kwang-Soo tried to climb the southwest face of Annapurna III. Kyoung Joo-Choi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna Attempt
Gangapurna Attempt. The Tourism Ministry says that a lone Korean, Lee Suk-Woo, and his sirdar climbed to 7100 meters on January 31 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome)
Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome). Josef Oberauer led three Austrians, two Germans and an American on a successful climb of Tarke ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome), North Face
Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome), North Face. Um Gae-Sung and two other Koreans established three camps on the north face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna's West-Northwest Spur, Attempt and Tragedy
Annapurna’s West-Northwest Spur, Attempt and Tragedy. Between Annapurna I and Varah Shikhar (Fang) lies a summit of over 7700 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, Middle Summit, South Face
Annapurna, Middle Summit, South Face. Our expedition was made up of only Nil Bohigas and me, though we had two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, First Ascent of East Ridge and Traverse
Annapurna, First Ascent of East Ridge and Traverse. Our members were Frank Tschirky, leader, Dr. Bruno Durrer, Norbert Joos, Ueli ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Attempt
Annapurna Attempt. Swiss Jean Troillet and Pierre-Alain Steiner attempted a new route on the northwest face of Annapurna to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, Winter Attempt
Annapurna, Winter Attempt. After our success on Yalung Kang, Laurence de la Ferrière and I wanted to climb Annapurna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, Two Winter Attempts
Annapurna, Two Winter Attempts. Japanese led by Kuniaki Yagihara on the south face of Annapurna got to 7200 meters before too ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Varah Shikhar (Fang), West Ridge Attempt
Varah Shikhar (Fang), West Ridge Attempt. On September 13 Scott Fischer, Joe Hladick and I were in Pokhara, ready for our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South, Southeast Face and East Ridge
Annapurna South, Southeast Face and East Ridge. Our Colorado Outward Bound School expedition, composed of Jess Bell, Brown Cannon, Jr., ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South Attempt
Annapurna South Attempt. The 1984-5 winter attempt by Japanese led by Nobuaki Miyano on the south face of Annapurna South ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso Attempt
Tilitso Attempt. This group of 34 French, Spaniards and a Belgian was really more like three trekking parties out to try ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso, Winter Attempt
Tilitso, Winter Attempt. Canadians led by Stephen Adamson failed on the northeast ridge of Tilitso, getting only to 5800 meters. Elizabeth ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Nilgiri South and Annapurna Attempts
Nilgiri South and Annapurna Attempts. An expedition composed of five Japanese, four Slovaks and a Frenchman was led by Shunji ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt
Dhaulagiri Attempt. A North and South Tirolean expedition led by Wolfgang Nairz had hoped to climb Dhaulagiri by the standard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, South Ridge
Dhaulagiri, South Ridge. It was the goal for Jean-Noël Roche and me to climb the south ridge or spur ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, West Face
Dhaulagiri, West Face. Our aim was to make the first ascent of the giant, 14,750-foot-high, west face of Dhaulagiri. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, Winter Ascent
Dhaulagiri, Winter Ascent. Jerzy Kukuczka and Leszek Czok reached the summit of Dhaulagiri by the north face on the 1984-5 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, Winter Attempt
Dhaulagiri, Winter Attempt. A Japanese team of three led by Haruyuki Endo gave up early in their attempt on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri II Attempt
Dhaulagiri II Attempt. A French expedition of four had hoped to make a ski descent of Dhaulagiri II. They say ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Churen Himal West Attempt
Churen Himal West Attempt. Korean Kim Byoung-Hoon and a companion wanted to climb Churen Himal West by the west ridge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Churen Himal West Attempt
Churen Himal West Attempt. A team of four Northern Irishmen attempted Churen Himal West by its southwest face. From Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Putha Hiunchuli
Putha Hiunchuli. Our expedition consisted of Jung Sang-Kun, Yoon Dae-Hyo, Kim Kyung-Nam, Kang Young-Ki and me as leader. We approached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Putha Hiunchuli
Putha Hiunchuli. An eight-man joint Japanese-Nepalese expedition led by Kaneo Nakamura climbed Putha Hiunchuli by the south ridge to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Nepal, Kande Hiunchli Attempt
Kande Hiunchuli Attempt. British climbers Garry Kennard and Mark Adams attempted to reach the northern of the two northeast summits ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Uja Tirche
Uja Tirche. The objective of Ajit Shelat and me was Uja Tirche (6202 meters, 20,348 feet) in eastern Garhwal. It lies on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Kamet
Kamet. An Indian expedition led by Pradyut Chatterjee is said to have made a successful ascent of Kamet, but at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bidhan, Third Ascent
Bidhan, Third Ascent. Bidhan (6520 meters, 21,390 feet) was first climbed by Frank Smyth in 1937 and again by a Calcutta team in 1966. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Satopanth, South Face Attempt and Tragedy, 1983
Satopanth, South Face Attempt and Tragedy, 1983. A Hungarian expedition of seven, led by Peter Dékány, made an attempt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. On April 27 an Austrian expedition set up Base Camp at 4400 meters. They transported their gear on skis without porters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. Germans Viktor Stangassinger, Jürgen Grohall, leader Herbert Streibel, Sherpa Dorje and I reached the summit of Satopanth (7075 meters, 23,212 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Gangotri Region
Gangotri Region. Our four-man team of Dave Cuthbertson, Pat Littlejohn, John Mothersele and me came to attempt the east face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Kedarnath Dome and Bhagirathi II
Kedarnath Dome and Bhagirathi II. Italian Renato Moro organized two successful commercial expeditions to the Gangotri region. In August Moro, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bhagirthi II
Bhagirathi II. A five-man Japanese expedition led by Mineo Kawai climbed Bhagirathi II (6512 meters, 21,365 feet) by its east face. Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bhagirthi III, West Face
Bhagirathi III, West Face. Our team was formed by Juan C. Aldeguer, Sergio Martínez, José L. Moreno and me. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bhagirathi III, West Pillar, Alpine-Style
Bhagirathi III, West Pillar, Alpine-Style. After arriving at Nandanban on September 10, Scott Flavelle and I spent until September 22 acclimatizing. From ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, P 6702
P 6702. After the six-man Japanese expedition led by Kijoji Aizawa had failed to climb the long east ridge of Bhagirathi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Shivling
Shivling. On June 5 Patxo Dávila, José Luis Fernández Bedia, José Carlos Tamayo and I reached the summit of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Shivling
Shivling. After Hans Lanters and I acclimatized by reaching 6350 meters on Kedarnath Dome, we climbed Shivling by its west ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Shivling Ascent and Tragedy
Shivling Ascent and Tragedy. Six Japanese climbers led by Koichi Minami all reached the summit of Shivling by the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bhrigupanth, West Couloir and North Ridge Attempt
Bhrigupanth, West Couloir and North Ridge Attempt. I was able in the pre-monsoon to climb the west couloir in one ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Jogin I, North Ridge, 1983
Jogin I, NorthRidge, 1983. Eight Japanese led by Kaoru Aoyagi established Base Camp at 15,425 feet on Kedar Tal on September 8, 1983, Advance ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, P6166 on the Arwa-Sweta Divide
P6166 on the Arwa-Sweta Divide. A four-member ladies’ team from Calcutta, Munmun Chatterjee, Dola Sirkar, Mousumi Ghosh and Amita Bhattarcharjee, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Gangotri Region, Indian Expeditions
Gangotri Region, Indian Expeditions. A great many Indian expeditions were active in the Gangotri region. An expedition from Jadavpur University ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, P 6309, North of Chaturangi Glacier
P 6309, North of Chaturangi Glacier. We reached Base Camp at Nandanban at 14,500 feet on September 13, set up Advance Base at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Sudarshan Parbat, Southwest Ridge
Sudarshan Parbat, Southwest Ridge. Our expedition was successful in climbing a new route on Sudarshan Parbat, mainly because of good ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Kala Nag
Kala Nag. In June an Indian group from the Doon School climbed Kala Nag. The summit was reached by H. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985