American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, Attempt by the Northwest Spur of "Nameless Peak"
Annapurna, Attempt by the Northwest Spur of “Nameless Peak.” Between Annapurna I and Varah Shikhar (Fang) lies a peak which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna via Khangsar Kang (Roc Noir) Attempt
Annapurna via Khangsar Kang (Roc Noir) Attempt. Eight French and three Nepalese climbers were led by Marc Batard. They hoped ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Winter Ascent: Kukuczka's 13th 8000er, 1987
Annapurna Winter Ascent: Kukuczka’s 13th 8000er, 1987. Jerzy Kukuczka and his fellow Pole Artur Hajzer got to the summit of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II Attempt
Annapurna II Attempt. Our expedition to the west ridge of Annapurna II was composed of Lucy Smith and me, co-leaders, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II Attempt
Annapurna II Attempt. An expedition of six Spanish Basques led by Jesús Bereciartua tried to climb Annapurna II up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna
Gangapurna. Our expedition was made up of two women, Nam Nan-Hee and Jeoung Young-Hee, both of whom went to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna and Annapurna III Attempts
Gangapurna and Annapurna III Attempts. A six-man Korean team led by Kim Jung hoped to ascend Gangapuma’s north face, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna III Attempt and Tragedy
Annapurna III Attempt and Tragedy. An Italian expedition led by Maurizio Maggi was called off immediately after the death of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV
Annapurna IV. A 24-person Nepalese Police expedition led by Mrs. Basundhara Lama climbed Annapurna IV by its normal route, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV
Annapurna IV. We climbed the normal route, the north face and northwest ridge of Annapurna IV. From our 4800-meter Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Varaha Shikhar (Fang) Attempt
Varaha Shikhar (Fang) Attempt. Six Koreans led by Kim Jong-Duk hoped to climb a new route, the east face, on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Kakshin Attempt
Annapurna Dakshin Attempt. The first Yugoslavian women’s Himalayan expedition hoped to climb the southwest ridge of Annapurna Dakshin (Annapurna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri
Dhaulagiri. We climbed Dhaulagiri by the normal northeast ridge. We got to Base Camp at 4650 meters on April 5. There were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt
Dhaulagiri Attempt. Slovene climbers, Stane Belak and Marjan Kregar, were anxious to complete the route unsuccessfully attempted by them and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt and Tragedy
Dhaulagiri Attempt and Tragedy. An Austrian expedition led by Edi Lindenthaler and composed of Josef Inhöger, Erich Unterberger, Hans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri South Face Attempt
Dhaulagiri South Face Attempt. Our 16-member team had 12 Poles, two Canadians and a Pole from both France and Australia. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt
Dhaulagiri Attempt. Five French climbers led by James Merel climbed only to 6100 meters on Dhaulagiri’s normal northeast-ridge route. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Winter Attempt by Spaniards
Dhaulagiri Winter Attempt by Spaniards. The Koreans agreed to share the normal northeast-ridge route with the Spanish Catalans. The highest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Winter Attempt by Koreans
Dhaulagiri Winter Attempt by Koreans. A Korean expedition led by Cho Jung-Sol ended its attempt on the normal northeast ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri II, Ascent and Tragedy
Dhaulagiri II, Ascent and Tragedy. A four-man Korean expedition to the south face and east ridge of Dhaulagiri II was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Tukche
Tukche. A huge Royal Nepalese Army expedition led by Lieutenant Colonel Bhagrinath Narsingh Rana had 71 members of whom 50 went above ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Nepal, Tripura Tumba (Hanging Glacier Peak)
Tripura Tumba (Hanging Glacier Peak). On September 12 Katashi Tokimoto, Shunsuke Kobayakawa, Hiroaki Ioka and I as leader set out from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Kumaon, Suli Top, Eastern Kumaon
Suli Top, Eastern Kumaon. An Indian expedition led by Rama Kant Mahadik successfully climbed Suli Top (6300 meters, 20,670 feet). They ascended ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Nandakhat and Bauljuri
Nandakhat and Bauljuri. After an approach march complicated by heavy rains which had washed out a bridge over the Pindari ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Trisul Attempt from the West
Trisul Attempt from the West. Our members were Santiago Alvarez, Juan José Iglesias, Baldomero Rodríguez and I. Until the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Kamet and Abi Gamin
Kamet and Abi Gamin. An eight-member expedition from Bombay was led by Shrikant Oka. It left the roadhead at Malari ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Gangotri Region, Indian Ascents
Gangotri Region, Indian Ascents. An expedition to Sri Kailas (6932 meters, 22,745 feet) was led by Bijoy Datta. Sachin Karati, Dawle Majkindo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Satopanth Tragedy
Satopanth Tragedy. Indians hoped to climb Satopanth from the north. Dr. Minoo Mehta, Nandu Paghe and a high-altitude porter were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Datopanth, South Face
Satopanth, South Face. The members of our expedition were Marek Glogorowski, Tomasz Kopys, Andrzej Mierzejewski, Krysztof Pilawski, Aleksander Rygier, Michal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. One of the three Altitude Extrême expeditions climbed Satopanth by the normal route with bad weather and difficult ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Gangotri I Ascent and Tragedy
Gangotri I Ascent and Tragedy. A Polish women’s expedition consisted of Ewa Kalinowska, leader, Dr. Danuta Kasiura, Jolanta Patysnowska, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. The Klub Wysokogórski Rzeszów organized an expedition to the Gangotri region led by Jerzy Wala. They climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Kedar Dome
Kedar Dome. A 15-member Polish expedition led by Marek Grochowski hoped to climb two routes on Kedar Dome. Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Shivling Tragedy and Ascent of Soutwest Ridge
Shivling Tragedy and Ascent of Southwest Ridge. After a three-day walk Australians Graeme Hill, Jon Muir, my sister Belgian Vé...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Shivling, Northeast Face
Shivling, Northeast Face. Paolo Bernascone, Fabrizio Manoni and I as leader got to Base Camp on June 3. From June 4 to 12 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Shivling
Shivling. A British Royal Air Force expedition made the second ascent of the southeast ridge of Shivling. The expedition, of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempt
Thalay Sagar Attempt. Kitty Calhoun and I started up the north face of Thalay Sagar on September 18 with seven days’ ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Meru, South Ridge Attempt
Meru, South Ridge Attempt. On July 10 we placed out Base Camp at 4850 meters on the moraine of the Kirti Bamak (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Meru North
Meru North. Our light-weight Indo-Swedish expedition was composed of Swedes Ake Nilsson and Birger Andren and Indians Charu Sharma, Dr. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Meru North Tragedy
Meru North Tragedy. In the post-monsoon season, a three-man Japanese expedition led by Sohei Suzuki had a tragic end to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987