American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, India–Karakoram, Nomenclature in the Terrong Valley
Nomenclature in the Terong Valley. The following names have been proposed to the Survey of India. Sondhi = a sudden beautiful ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, India–Karakoram, K12, Saltoro Group, 1984
K12, Saltoro Group, 1984. Our Indian Army expedition climbed K12 (7428 meters, 24,371 feet) on October 17, 1984. The summiters were Nb/Sub. N.D. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, K2
K2. We left Dassu on May 7. Our approach march took 13 rather than 11 days because of bad weather. We worked in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, K2
K2. Our 16-member expedition was led by Kazuo Tobita. We reached our provisional Base Camp at 5200 meters on June 10. Then ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak
Broad Peak. A six-man party was organized by the Pakistani Army School of Mountain Warfare and Physical Training which successfully ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Attempt
Broad Peak Attempt. After reaching Base Camp at 4850 meters on August 4, we had five days of snowfall. From August 10 to 14 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Attempt and Tragedy
Broad Peak Attempt and Tragedy. Broad Peak was attempted by Polish women Wanda Rutkiewicz and Barbara Kozlowska and Swiss Sté...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Attempt
Broad Peak Attempt. We were Andreas Müller, Claus Coester, Edi Furrer, Felix Waltert, Armin Krummenacher, Peter Brütsch, Kudi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I, Hidden Peak Attempt, 1984
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Attempt, 1984. An expedition led by Frenchman Pierre Mazeaud had among its members L. Berardini, L. Brandler ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I, Hidden Peak, Attempt and Sia Kangri Ski Ascent
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Attempt and Sia Kangri Ski Ascent. On June 6 Richard Franzl and Franz Breitenbaumer skied up the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I and II
Gasherbrum I and II. Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) and Gasherbrum II have been climbed by teams of Quota 8000, an organization ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I, II and K2
Gasherbrum I, II and K2. We established Base Camp at the foot of the Gasherbrums on June 1. The weather was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I, Northwest Face Solo
Gasherbrum I, Northwest Face Solo. G. Di Federico climbed a new route on the northwest face of Gasherbrum I to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I, Hidden Peak Attempt
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Attempt. We were Dr. Dave Bong, Gary Le Moine, Richard Soaper and Ethan Van Matre, lead ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II, Italian Women's Altitude Record
Gasherbrum II, Italian Women’s Altitude Record. Our expedition, for reasons of permissions, consisted of Gabriel Slovina Ubaldini, Valerio Bruschi, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. Ours was the first commercial French expedition to an 8000er. We had three guides: Michel Vincent, Alberto Re ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II, Parachuting and Hang-Gliding
Gasherbrum II, Parachuting and Hang-Gliding. Among other exploits achieved by French climbers on Gasherbrum II, two impressive records were set. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II, Ski Descent of South Face
Gasherbrum II, Ski Descent of South Face. After the other members of our expedition had to return to France, Pierre ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. Four of our eight members reached the summit of Gasherbrum II. On July 16 François Germain, who is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. On July 31 members of the French expedition led by Louis LePivain reached the summit of Gasherbrum II by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum III, Southwest Ridge Attempt
Gasherbrum III, Southwest Ridge Attempt. Our objective had been the north ridge of Gasherbrum III, which was reconnoitered by Cassin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum VI
Gasherbrum VI. Maria Luisa Ercalani led this expedition about which we were able to obtain no details. On the approach ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum from the Northwest and Broad Peak
Masherbrum from the Northwest and Broad Peak. The Kansai Karakoram Expedition left Skardu and after traveling up the Baltoro Glacier, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum, Northwest Face
Masherbrum, Northwest Face. Our expedition consisted of Michael Larcher, Andreas Orgler, Hans Bärnthaler, Christoph Rimml, Thomas Burtscher and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Attempt and Geological Expedition
Masherbrum Attempt and Geological Expedition. Our expedition spent three months in the Baltoro Karakoram with the dual objectives: to conduct ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Mustagh Tower Correction
Mustagh Tower Correction. The British party that climbed the Mustagh Tower, as reported on page 318 of A.A.J., 1985, made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Attempts
Trango Attempts. Two Japanese expeditions both failed to climb the easternmost of the Trango Towers (5753 meters, 18,875 feet) by its southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Latok II Attempt
Latok II Attempt. A four-man Japanese expedition led by Tomoyasa Yamazaki failed at 6200 meters to climb Latok II.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Ganchen Group
Ganchen Group. Chris Forrest and I reached the Sosbun Glacier on July 30 after a three-day walk from Dasso with five ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Bobisghir
Bobisghir. Our expedition was composed of Yukitoshi Tanikawa, leader, Shinichiro Kasai, Takeshi Oshida, Dr. Shigeki Nakajima and me. After leaving ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Lukpe La Brakk Tragedy
Lukpe La Brakk Tragedy. A six-person group of the South Wales Mountaineering Club came in July to Snow Lake of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Kanjut Sar II
Kanjut Sar II. Our expedition comprised Daria Vezzoli, Ueli Stahel, Richi Ott, Hans Peter Achtnich and me as leader. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Diran Ascent, Nanga Parbat Attempt and Other Peaks near the Karakoram Highway
Diran Ascent, Nanga Parbat Attempt and Other Peaks near the Karakoram Highway. We left Britain on June 18, hoping to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Diran and Rakaposhi Ascents and Tragedy
Diran and Rakaposhi Ascents and Tragedy. There were three groups in this region in July and August, two smaller private ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Diran Attempt
Diran Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Jaume Anglada, Miquel Serrat, Joan Sola, Xevi Robiró R., Xevi Roviró A. Josep Rovira, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Malangutti Sar
Malangutti Sar. On August 12 a Japanese expedition made the first ascent of Malangutti Sar (c. 7025 meters, 23,048 feet). The leader Tadao ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Lupgha Group, Batura Glacier
Lupgha Group, Batura Glacier. On August 19 Steve Goodman, Del and Steve Davis and I flew to Gilgit. The next day ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Serei Porkush, 1984
Serei Porkush, 1984. More details are available on the first ascent of 6872-meter (22,546-foot) Serei Porkush. The peak lies south of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Passu I and II Ascents and Nanga Parbat Attempt
Passu I and II Ascents and Nanga Parbat Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Yoshitoyo Oishi, Katsuto Soejima, Naoya Yamasaki, Koji ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt
Nanga Parbat Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Tony Lewis, leader, Scott Thorbum, Ron Matous, Dr. Mike Young, Rob Gustke ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986