American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna
Gangapurna. A Polish expedition led by Wojciech Maslowski climbed Gangapurna by the east ridge, placing four high camps on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna Attempt
Gangapurna Attempt. After the leader, American Scott Woolums, had to drop out sick on the approach march and one Briton ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin, Winter Attempt 1984-5
Annapurna Dakshin, Winter Attempt, 1984-5. Three Japanese, led by Nobuaki Miyano, attempted Annapurna Dakshin (Annapurna South) by its west ridge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin Attempt
Annapurna Dakshin Attempt. An expedition from the Slovenskega Planinskega Drustva Trst (Slovene Mountain Club of Trieste) led by Luciano Cergol ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin Tragedy
Annapurna Dakshin Tragedy. An 11-man Greek expedition had hoped to climb the east face of Annapurna Dakshin (Annapurna South) by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin Tragedy
Annapurna Dakshin Tragedy. A German expedition hoped to climb Annapura Dakshin via the southwest ridge to the south face, a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Nilgiri North Attempt
Nilgiri North Attempt. A pre-monsoon expedition of eight Poles and a West German, led by Zbigniew Mlynarczyk, attempted the first-ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Nilgiri North
Nilgiri North. A Polish women’s expedition came to Nepal rather late in the season and established Base Camp on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Nilgiri South
Nilgiri South. Four Japanese led by Kenji Ohama got to 5900 meters on the unclimbed south face of Nilgiri South on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso Attempt
Tilitso Attempt. Eight Spaniards led by José Luis García wanted to climb the north ridge, the normal route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Winter Ascent, January, 1985, Correction
Dhaulagiri Winter Ascent, January, 1985, Correction. The Poles Czok and Kukuczka climbed the northeast (normal) ridge of Dhaulagiri, not the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, North Face, Pear Route Attempt
Dhaulagiri, North Face (“Pear” Route) Attempt. Our expedition consisted of climbers Mark Hesse, Del Pletcher, Todd Bibler, Catherine Freer and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, East Face in Winter
Dhaulagiri, East Face in Winter. Swiss climbers Erhard Loretan, Jean Troillet, Pierre-Alain Steiner and Pierre Morand began activity on November 21 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt
Dhaulagiri Attempt. Austrian Peter Habeler and German Michael Dacher hoped to climb Dhaulagiri. Due to a heavy snowfall, they abandoned ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, West Face and Southwest Buttress Attempts
Dhaulagiri, West Face and Southwest Buttress Attempts. Our Czechoslovakian expedition had two objectives: to climb a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt and New Route up the East Face
Dhaulagiri Attempt and New Route up the East Face. Marjan Kregar, Andrej Štremfelj, Dr. Iztok Tomazin and I planned to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri II Attempt
Dhaulagiri II Attempt. A four-man Japanese expedition led by Shuichi Torii had hoped to climb the east ridge of Dhaulagiri ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Tukche
Tukche. Our expedition was composed of Kim Hak-Young, Lim Hea-Hoon, Yoon Hong-Kun, Jung Chang-Hyuk, Lee Dong-Hwan, Heo Young-Ho and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Tukche
Tukche. Four Koreans led by Shin Ho-Jim climbed the normal north ridge route of Tukche. Leom Doo-Hee and Yang Jeong-Sawn ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Gurja Himal Ascent and Tragedy
Gurja Himal Ascent and Tragedy. A joint expedition of nine Japanese and three Nepalese climbed Gurja Himal from the Kaphe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Kagmara Attempt, Kanjiroba Himal
Gurja Himal Ascent and Tragedy. Our joint Rumanian-Nepalese expedition, which hoped to climb Gurja Himal by the south face and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Nepal, Saipal Traverse
Kagmara Attempt, Kanjiroba Himal. Netherlanders led by Pieter de Visser attempted to climb Kagmara (5962 meters, 19,560 feet) from the Kagmara La ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Kamet, Probable Ascent and Tragedy, 1984
Saipal Traverse. After having pitched their second high camp on October 5, but not sleeping there, the Spanish expedition, led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Kamet, 1984
Kamet, Probable Ascent and Tragedy, 1984. A 16-man team from Calcutta arrived at Base Camp at Basudhara Tal at 16,800 feet on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Iowa Mountaineers
Kamet, 1984. The Assam Rifles of the Indian Army organized an expedition to mark the beginning of their 150th anniversary celebrations ...
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Club Activities
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Kamet
Kamet. Our team included B.S. Vasudeva Murthy, B.G. Naganath, M.V. Rajeswari, R.M. Ashavathi, R.K. Anath, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Kamet and Abi Gamin
Kamet and Abi Gamin. An Indian team climbed both of these peaks. They set up Base Camp at 15,500 feet on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Kamet West Face and West Ridge
Kamet, West Face and West Ridge. Our joint Indian Army and French Army expedition climbed a new route on Kamet. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Satopanth, Kedar Dome, Bhagirathi II
Satopanth, Kedar Dome, Bhagirathi II. A Franco-Italian expedition led by two guides, Italian Cesare Cesa Bianchi and me, had 12 members. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
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Bhagirathi II. The expedition of me Siegerland Section of the German Alpine Club (DAV) had ten members. Base Camp was ...
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Club Activities
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bhagirathi II
Bhagirathi II. A seven-man Polish team led by Janusz Baranek hoped to climb the unascended west face of Bhagirathi II (6512 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Bhagirathi III
Bhagirathi III. On June 6 Christian Bouvet, J-F. Lemoine, Guy Mervellec and I completed the third ascent of the Catalan route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempts and Tragedy
Thalay Sagar Attempts and Tragedy. A 3-man Japanese expedition led by Kenji Takagi failed to climb Thalay Sagar by its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Shivling
Shivling. An Indian Army expedition went to Shivling to prepare climbers for their expedition to Mount Everest. This large group ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Shivling
Shivling. A British-American expedition was composed of British Geoffrey Hornby, leader, David Crowther and Colin Foord and Americans Thomas George ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Shivling
Shivling. The German Alpine Club organized a training expedition to Shivling during the autumn. The virgin north face was the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, P 6504 Attempt
P 6504 Attempt. Jerry Hadwin, Neil McAdie, Andy Scrase and I attempted the first ascent of P 6504, which is the western ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, Chandra Parbat
Chandra Parbat. Chandra Parbat II (6728 meters, 22,075 feet) lies between the Suralaya and Sweta Glaciers. This peak was first climbed by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Garhwal, P6131 Ascent and Tragedy
P 6131 Ascent and Tragedy. The well known Indian climber Asit Kumar Moitra led an eight-man team composed of Samir Bhattacharya, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, Dharansura, Angdu Ri
Dharansura, Angdu Ri. A 10-person expedition from Bombay made two ascents in East Kulu. On July 5 A. Ghosh, Miss V. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, Menthosa, Women's Ascent
Menthosa, Women’s Ascent. A four-woman Japanese expedition led by Midori Morishita in August made the first ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Himachal Pradesh, CB 13a
CB 13a. Japanese Takashi Aoka, Masanobu Ohuchi and high-altitude porter Pyarl Lal climbed CB 13a (6240 meters, 20,473 feet) on August 10 from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Kashmir and Jammu, Nun, Kun and Pinnacle Peak
Nun, Kun and Pinnacle Peak. A large number of expeditions now climb in this area. Among the successful parties on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Kashmir and Jammu, Nun Attempt
Nun Attempt. Paul Clark, Ted Kerasote, Larry McDonnell, Doug Rovira and I attempted the Czech ridge of Nun (7135 meters, 23,410 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Kashmir and Jammu, Kanglacha
Kanglacha. All members of a 14-man Japanese expedition led by Yoshio Ogose reached the summit of Kanglacha (6150, 20,177 feet) on August 11, 13 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Kashmir and Jammu, Matho Kangri, Stok Area, Ladakh
Matho Kangri, Stok Area, Ladakh. On July 23 Claude Buhler, Jacques Prillieux, liaison officer C.R. Thakur and I made the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Kashmir and Jammu, Ski Traverse of the Great Himalaya Range from Ladakh to Kashmir
Ski Traverse of the Great Himalaya Range from Ladakh to Kashmir. During March Jay Jensen, Gordon Wiltsie and I made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Karakoram, Saser Kangri II
Saser Kangri II. The joint Indo-Japanese expedition, led by Major Hukam Singh and me, had 13 Indian and five Japanese members. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Karakoram, Rimo IV and Other Peaks, 1984
Rimo IV and Other Peaks, 1984. The 25-man Indian Army Engineer expedition reported on briefly on page 308 of A.A.J., 1985 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Karakoram, Rimo III and Other Peaks in the Terong Basin, Eastern Karakoram
Rimo III and Other Peaks in the Terong Basin, Eastern Karakoram. Our Indo-British expedition was a joint venture between Bombay ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986