American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Chile–Central Andes, Volcán San José, First Ski Ascent and Descent, 1984
Volcán San José, First Ski Ascent and Descent, 1984. In October 1984 Miguel Sepúlveda, Alejandro Manfredini, Ludwig Wulf and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Chile–Central Andes, Cerro Arenas, East Face of East Summit
Cerro Arenas, East Face of East Summit. On November 30 Eric Soulié and I made the first ascent of the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Fiz Roy, Argentine Route on Southeast Buttress
Fitz Roy, Argentine Route on Southeast Buttress. Austrians Rudi Mayr and Robert Purtscheller repeated the Argentine route on Fitz Roy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Fitz Roy
Fitz Roy. In a letter to Toncek Arko, Solvenes Bogdan Bišcak, Rado Fabjan and Matevž Lenarcic told of an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Fitz Roy, North Face, 1986
Fitz Roy, North Face, 1986. A report has been received that Italians completed a new route on the north face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Cerro Torre, The First Ten Ascents
Cerro Torre, The First Ten Ascents. Despite the doubts about whether the Cerro Torre was actually ascended in 1959, here in ...
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Notes
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre
Cerro Torre. On January 10 Josef Heinl, Karl Schrag and I began our Patagonian adventure. Although we had hoped to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Winter Ascent
Cerro Torre, Winter Ascent. On June 30 there was almost one meter of snow at Base Camp, but luckily Maurizio Giarolli, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, East Face, 1986
Cerro Torre, East Face, 1986. A nine-man Slovene expedition led by Stane Klemenc has completed what must be one of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Fitz Roy and Other Patagonian Ascents
Cerro Torre, Fitz Roy and Other Patagonian Ascents. Swiss Marco Pedrini climbed the Cerro Torre solo in one day on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Astillado
Cerro Astillado. Armando Aste, Mariano Marisa, Fabrizio Defrancesco and I moved into the mountains of the Hielo Continental from Lago ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Pier Giorgio, West Face
Pier Giorgio, West Face. Italians Renzo Vettori and Mario Manica made an attempt to climb the west face of Pier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Cubo and Cerro Sonntag, Southern Continental Icecap
Cerro Cubo and Cerro Sonntag, Southern Continental Icecap. An expedition to the Continental Icecap was headed by Luciano Pera and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Paine Grande, East Face, 1984
Paine Grande, East Face, 1984. South Africans John and Hilton Davies and Chris Lomax climbed the east face of Paine Grande, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
South America, Argentine–Chilean Patagonia, Southern Pantagonian Icecap, North-South Traverse
Southern Patagonian Icecap, North-South Traverse. Italian Giuliano Giongo made a solo traverse of the Southern Patagonian Icecap (Hielo Continental) from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Antartica, Vinson Masif
Vinson Massif. Our expedition climbed the Vinson Massif on November 19. With this ascent, Canadian Pat Morrow became the second person (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Antartica, Vinson Masif and Mount Shinn, Sentinel Range
Vinson Massif and Mount Shinn, Sentinel Range. On December 13 at 1:30 A.M., Gerry Roach and I reached the summit of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Altitude of Vinson Masif
Altitude of Vinson Massif . The original elevation was established in the early 1960s by using photoalidade techniques based on altimeter ...
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Notes
1986
Climbers on the Highest Point of Each Continent
Climbers on the Highest Point of Each Continent. It seems that reaching the highest point of each of the continents ...
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Notes
1986
Asia, USSR, Caucasus, 1984
Caucasus, 1984. David Broadhead and I spent three weeks in the Baksan valley of the central Caucasus in the summer of 1984. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Bhutan, Jichu Drake, 1984
Jichu Drake, 1984. Our party consisted of Ataru Deguchi, Noboru Sudo, Keiichi Sudo, Masahiko Chigara, Takuo Kikuchi, Kenzo Shinmazu, Moriya Hara, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Bhutan, Kankar Pünzum Attempt
Kankar Pünzum Attempt. Although the Bhutanese government had granted a permit for the southeast or east ridge of Kankar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Bhutan, Kankar Pünzum Attempt
Kankar Pünzum Attempt. The Himalayan Association of Japan expedition was composed of Michifumi Ohuchi, leader, Yoshio Ogata, climbing leader, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Bhutan, Masang Kang
Masang Kang. The Kyoto University expedition of 16 members was led by Ryohei Hori. On August 30 they left Thimpu and got ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India, Kabru Dome
Kabru Dome. Our joint Franco-Indian Army expedition led by Colonel Bal- want Sandhu and me had as its objective training ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Yalung Kang from the North and Tragedy
Yalung Kang from the North and Tragedy. Our Slovene expedition had as its objective the first ascent of Yalung Kang ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, North Face Attempt
Kangchenjunga, North Face Attempt. We arrived at Base Camp at Pangpema on April 6 after a 13-day trek. The team consisted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Central Attempt
Kangchenjunga Central Attempt. Spaniard Juan Cruz Colinas, Gopal Gu- rung and Ang Tshering Sherpa reached 6200 meters from October 9 to 12, but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, First Winter Ascent and Tragedy, 1986
Kangchenjunga, First Winter Ascent and Tragedy, 1986. A 17-man Polish expedition led by Andrzej Machnik made the first winter ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna, Winer Ascent, 1984
Kumbhakarna, Winter Ascent, 1984. More details are available on the Korean winter ascent of Kumbhakarna (Jannu). This was the first Korean ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kirat Chuli Attempt
Kirat Chuli Attempt. A joint British-Nepalese Army expedition was led by Major Michael Kefford and Major Gaurav S.J.B. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Ohmi Kangri
Ohmi Kangri. Our Swiss expedition managed to make the first ascent of the main peak of Ohmi Kangri in northeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Confusion Between Ohmi Kangri and Nupchu
Confusion Between Ohmi Kangri and Nupchu. In 1949 a Swiss expedition made an attempt on a peak, which they called Nupchu. ...
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Notes
1986
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. Accompanying us were Georges Narbaud and Erich Beaud. We established Base Camp on April 12 on the Chago Glacier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Makalu
Makalu. Our members were Fausto De Stefani, Fabio Stedile, Almo Giam- bisi, Spaniard Juanju José San Sebastián and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Winter Attempt
Makalu Winter Attempt. Our expedition was made up of Keizo Nakano, Akitsugu Nishimura, Toyuru Akimoto, Osamu Nagashima, Hiroshi Takagi, Michiko ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Winter Attempt
Makalu Winter Attempt. Reinhold Messner and Hans Kammerlander tried to make the first winter ascent of the world’s fifth ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kangchungtse (Makalu II)
Kangchungtse (Makalu II). A French expedition climbed the normal route, the west face to the south ridge, with four high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kangchungtse Ascent and Tragedy
Kangchungtse Ascent and Tragedy. The autumn of 1985 was characterized by long spells of very bad weather. During the approach march ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kangchungtse Tragedy
Kangchungtse Tragedy. Nobody knows if this French expedition put anyone on the summit of Kangchungtse or Makalu II or not. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse
Kangchungtse Tragedy. Nobody knows if this French expedition put anyone on the summit of Kangchungtse or Makalu II or not. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, North Ridge
Baruntse. I joined the German Alpine Club expedition led by Hermann Tauber, which climbed Baruntse by the southeast ridge. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Cholatse, Tawoche, Ama Dablam and Tragedy on Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam, North Ridge. Our expedition was composed of Casimiro Ferrari, leader, Bruno Lambardini, Giuliano Maresi, Mario Panzeri, Daniele Valsecchi, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Iowa Mountaineers
Cholatse, Tawoche, Ama Dablam and Tragedy on Ama Dablam. A Japanese expedition led by Naoe Sakashita had a very ambitious ...
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Club Activities
1986
Asia, Nepal, Tawoche Winter Ascent and Tragedy
Tawoche Winter Ascent and Tragedy, 1986. This joint expedition was led by Korean Oh In-Hwan. They climbed the southeast face to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Southwest Ridge
Ama Dablam, Southwest Ridge. An international expedition was led by Renato Moro with the help of two guides Franco Girodo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Winter Attempt
Ama Dablam, Winter Attempt. A five-man team from New Zealand led by Geoffrey Gabites, set up Base Camp and Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Northeast Face
Ama Dablam Northeast Face. In early December Carlos Buhler and I made the first ascent of the northeast face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kangtega in Winter
Kangtega in Winter. Kangtega (6779 meters, 22,241 feet) was climbed in the winter for the first time. Ten South Koreans led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Thamserku, West Ridge
Thamserku, West Ridge. Our expedition made a new route on Thamserku’s west ridge. We had Camps I and II ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986