American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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517 Records

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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
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bandarpunch I
Bandarpunch I. An Indian expedition led by Aniruddha Das successfully climbed Bandarpunch I (6387 meters, 20,955 feet) in August. Details are lacking.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bandarpunch II West and Kala Nag
Bandarpunch II West and Kala Nag. The Ruinsara Youth Expedition was organized to train young climbers between the ages of 16 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, Peaks in Lahul
Peaks in Lahul. There was much climbing activity in Lahul. Mulkila 5 (6370 meters, 20,900 feet) was climbed in September by Indians G....
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, Koa Rong 2
Koa Rong 2. This virgin peak in Lahul was climbed by a Polish team. Andrzej Zboinski, leader, and Ryzsard Wrona reached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, CB 31
CB 31. All 16 members of a Japanese expedition led by Heihachi Nomura climbed CB31. From Base Camp on the Samundar Tapu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, CB54
CB54. Our expedition, comprising my wife Lizzie, my brother Peter, Adam Brown, Jim Shilling and me, set out on August 22. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, Phabrang
Phabrang. In June a nine-man Indian expedition climbed Phabrang (6172 meters, 20,250 feet). Leader Y.K. Puri, P.D. Dandriyal and high-altitude ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, Guan Nelda I and II
Guan Nelda I and II. An Indian expedition led by Bishnu Prasad Roy in August climbed Guan Nelda I (6303 meters, 20,680 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Jammu and Kashmir, Mardi Phabrang Attempt, Southest Kishtwar Himalaya
Mardi Phabrang Attempt, Southeast Kishtwar Himalaya. In late August, Mark Miller, Sean Smith, Tom Curtiss and I visited the Kaban ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Jammu and Kashmir, Nun-Kun Group
Nun-Kun Group. A number of the peaks in the Nun-Kun group were successfully climbed. Nun (7135 meters, 23,410 feet) was ascended by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Jammu and Kashmir, Z8
Z8. Our expedition consisted of five climbers, Irish Jo Hastings, Donal O’Murchu and me, Scot Gordon Simpson, Indian liaison ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Jammu and Kashmir, P 6000 and Z3, Durung Drung Glacier
P 6000 and Z3, Durung Drung Glacier. A Japanese expedition of ten men and one woman ascended the Durung Drung Glacier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Jammu and Kashmir, Kang Yisay
Kang Yisay. Kang Yisay (6400 meters, 20,998 feet) was climbed in August by Norwegian Olav Basen and T. Stromgren and in September ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Karakoram, Mamostong
Mamostong. Five climbers from Japan and eight from India left Leh by truck, crossed the Khardung La and arrived after ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Karakoram, Rimo Group
Rimo Group. An expedition of 25 Indian Army Engineers was led by Captain K.S. Sooch. From August 11 to 13 they divided ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, India–Karakoram, P 7428, Saltoro Group
P 7428, Saltoro Group. An Indian Army expedition of 54 members was led by Colonel Prem Chand. They established two camps on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Pakistan, Chogolisa from the Northwest and Broad Peak
Chogolisa from the Northwest and Broad Peak. Our group, Louis Deuber, Swiss, Richard Franzl and Harald Navé, Austrians, and my ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Pakistan, Chogolisa Southwest Face Ascent and Tragedy
Chogolisa Southwest Face Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition was composed of Mlle Brigitte Aucher, Lionel Desrivières, Philippe Dubois, Phillippe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Pakistan, K7, First Ascent
K7, First Ascent. After many previous unsuccessful expeditions, a Japanese expedition led by Toichiro Nagata finally managed to climb the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985
Asia, Pakistan, Kondus
Kondus. Our expedition was not very ambitious since we chose the easiest route on Kondus: the northern slope. Kondus lies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1985