American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Thamserku Attempt
Thamserku Attempt. A Spanish expedition was led by José Luis Fernández. The three other members, José Manuel González, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Kangtega Attempt and Ama Dablam Ascent
Kangtega Attempt and Ama Dablam Ascent. German Hans Eitel led a group of ten from Germany, Austria, the United States ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Kangtega and Lobuje East Ascents and Nuptse Attempt
Englishwoman Alison Hargreaves, Americans Henry Kendall, Marc Twight, Tom Frost and I were active in the Khumbu region near Everest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Lobuje West Winter Ascent, 1987
Lobuje West Winter Ascent, 1987. Seldom-attempted Lobuje West was scaled so quickly by a Korean expedition’s advance party that when ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Nuptse, Southeast Buttress Winter Attempt
Nuptse, Southeast Buttress Winter Attempt. Americans Jeff Lowe and Marc Twight did not get quite as high on their buttress ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar Attempt
Lhotse Shar Attempt. We were Beda Fuster, Werner Steininger and I as leader. We got to Base Camp on September 21 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar Tragedy
Lhotse Shar Tragedy. The ten-man Spanish team’s attempt on the south face of Lhotse Shar ended abruptly when on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar Attempt
Lhotse Shar Attempt. Scots Mal Duff and Sandy Allan hoped to make a two-man, alpine-style ascent of the south face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse
Lhotse. A four-man Japanese expedition, led by Masaaki Fukushima, climbed Lhotse by the normal route. They had three climbing Sherpas. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Japanese Everest Attempt
Japanese Everest Attempt. A Japanese expedition failed to climb Everest. The leader, Haruyuki Endo, who had successfully scaled Everest in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Polish-Austrian Everest Attempt
Polish-Austrian Everest Attempt. Poles Tadeusz Karolczak and Aleksander Lwow and Austrian Helmut Putz originally wanted to climb the south pillar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Xavier Murillo, Pierre and Annie Beghin and I were helicoptered to Namche Bazar on September 21. We were at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt and Tragedy
Everest Attempt and Tragedy. I led an international group of 25 to try the normal route on Mount Everest. Aside from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Everest Winter Attempt
Everest Winter Attempt. The six-man Korean expedition which attempted the South Col route on Everest was led by On In-Hwan. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Everest Winter Attempt by Koreans, 1987
Everest Winter Attempt by Koreans, 1987. Another South Korean expedition, led by Park Young-Bae, was attempting a winter ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
A New Map of Mount Everest
A New Map of Mount Everest. For nearly 50 years I have dreamt of making a very detailed map of the ...
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Notes
1987
Asia, Nepal, Pumori East-Ridge Attempt
Pumori East-Ridge Attempt. This two-man Japanese expedition came to an abrupt end on October 6 when the leader, Mikio Mitsuhata, was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, South Face
Pumori, South Face. Base Camp was established on October 7 on the eastern flanks of Kala Pattar. On October 10 we pitched ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Southwest-Ridge Attempt
Pumori Southwest-Ridge Attempt. One member became seriously ill from high altitude and never reached Base Camp. The other four, New ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Ama Dablam, South Face
The members of the expedition were Edin Alikalfic, Mario Bago, Janez Benkovic, Željko Gobec, Branko Pusak and I as leader. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Winter Ascent via East Face
Pumori Winter Ascent via East Face. A Japanese expedition climbed a new route on the east face of Pumori. Hiroshi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Winter Ascent
Pumori Winter Ascent. On November 25 Michael Dimitri and I made Base Camp at Gorak Shep in order to climb Pumori. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Gyachungkang, South Face
Gyachungkang, South Face. Our expedition of ten French and three Nepalese military men climbed Gyachungkang’s previously unclimbed south face. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Gyachungkang, South Face Attempt
Gyachungkang, South Face Attempt. Our expedition Was composed of Basques Antxon Zamabide, F. Garatea, Martín Zebaleta, Kike de Pablo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu, Southwest Buttress
Cho Oyu, Southwest Buttress. A noteworthy accomplishment was a new route on Cho Oyu climbed by Polish climbers from Zakopane ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu
Cho Oyu. An international expedition was led by the Swiss Stefan Wörner. They followed close after the Poles on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu
Cho Oyu. Cowboys on Cho Oyu consisted of Americans Michael Bacon, Alan Jennings, Charlie Schertz, Ed Yoshida and me as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu
Cho Oyu. Our team consisted of Etsuro Hino, Tateo Yamashita, MissTaeko Noda, Takayushi Kawada, Mrs. Mutsuko Okuma, Tsuyoshi Murakai, Miss ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu Tragedy
Cho Oyu Tragedy. The expedition to Cho Oyu which I led was composed of three Swiss: Pierre-Alain Steiner, Christian Dupré ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Gaurishankar Attempt
Gaurishankar Attempt. After two weeks of bureaucracy in Kathmandu, Iñaki Alvarez, Koldo Tapia, Txema Cámara and I were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Dorje Lhakpa
Dorje Lhakpa. Our joint expedition was composed of Germans Klaus Stark, leader, Mathias Rau, Helmut Müller, Dr. Bernd Meyer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Langsisha Ri
Langsisha Ri. Simon Cox, John Goulstone, Steve Upton, Kirsten Sorenson and I left Kathmandu on March 29 and after seven anxious ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung
Langtang Lirung. Our expedition climbed Langtang Lirung by the southeast ridge, previously ascended by Japanese in 1980 and 1981. We were Fukashi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung Southwest Ridge
Langtang Lirung Southwest Ridge. The eight-man expedition which I led established Base Camp at 4250 meters on September 18 below the previously ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung Attempt
Langtang Lirung Attempt. A Spanish expedition of five led by Miguel Angel Puertas attempted to climb Langtang Lining by its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh I Attempt
Ganesh I Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Micheline Matile, Christian Meier, André Kohler, Michel and Marie-Rose Geissbuhler, Laurent and Christine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh II Attempt
Ganesh II Attempt. A six-man Korean expedition led by Park Jong-Tae hoped to climb Ganesh II by its west ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt and Tragedy
Manaslu Attempt and Tragedy. A 16-person German-Austrian expedition led by Michael Dacher hoped to climb Manaslu by the normal northeast-face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Northeast-Face Attempt
Manaslu Northeast-Face Attempt. A Colombian expedition of nine was led by Carlos Eduardo Gómez. They attempted the normal route. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Southeast-Face Attempt
Manaslu Southeast-Face Attempt. A 10-man expedition from Macedonia, Yugoslavia was led by Jovan Poposki. They attempted the southeast face, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Northeast Face
Manaslu Northeast Face. A light-weight expedition of six Poles and two Mexicans was led by Jerzy Kukuczka. They established Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Himalchuli North Tragedy
Himalchuli North Tragedy. Germans Dr. Wolfgang Weinzierl and Peter Wauer and South Tirolean Günther Einsendle set out for Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Himalchuli
Himalchuli. Our expedition was composed of Hizuru Nakamura, Noriyuki Muraguti, Hiroyuki Suzuki, Kiyoshi Furuno, Itarou Isakawa, Sigeki Imoto and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Himalchuli Winter Attempt and Tragedy
Himalchuli Winter Attempt and Tragedy. A Polish expedition led by Józef Stepien hoped to climb the main peak of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Bhrikuti Attempt
Bhrikuti Attempt. An expedition of nine French, a Nepali, a Sherpa and a Tamang were climbing on the Japanese route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso Tragedy
Tilitso Tragedy. A 16-member German expedition led by Hans Huhn had hoped to climb Tilitso. During the approach to Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, South Face Attempt
Annapurna, South Face Attempt. [The Bulgarian expedition failed to climb Annapurna’s south face by the Polish route in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Attempt
Annapurna Attempt. A five-man Italian expedition led by Giacomo Stefani had hoped to climb a new route on Annapurna, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna
Annapurna. After our ascent of Nanga Parbat, Fausto De Stefani, Almo Giambisi and I headed for Nepal, to climb the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Northwest Ridge Attempt and Tragedy
Annapurna Northwest Ridge Attempt and Tragedy. Our expedition was composed of Jean-Paul Vion, Georges Payot, Godefroy Perroux, François Marsigny, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987