American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, India-Garhwal, Chirbas
Chirbas. A 15-man Calcutta expedition led by Indra Nath Mukherjee made the first ascent of Chirbas (6529 meters, 21,420 feet). The trek ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Chandra Parbat
Chandra Parbat. Our team established Base Camp at Vasuki Tal at 16,075 feet on September 17 and Advance Base at 16,800 feet after ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Jogin I and III Ascents; P 6529 Attempt
Jogin I and III Ascents; P 6529 Attempt. A 19-man expedition of the London Metropolitan Police and Scotland Yard was led ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Garhwal, Bandarpunch Group
Bandarpunch Group. An Indian expedition was composed of Dr. S.B.L. Sharma, Ram Chander Bhardwaj, Ashok Kumar Gupta, Chandra ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Himachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Indian Ascents
Himachal Pradesh, Indian Ascents. A team from Dum Dum was led by Pabitra Bhusan Sanyal. The summit of CB53 (6095 meters, 19,995 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Himachal Pradesh, KR6
KR6. Japanese climbers Shoichi Hasegawa and Atuhisa Kasugadani left Patisio to make their Base Camp on August 1 north of KR2 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Himachal Pradesh, Karcha Parbat
Karcha Parbat. Base Camp of the expedition I led was set up on the true right bank of the Karcha ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Himachal Pradesh, P 6036 and P 6150, 1985
P 6036 and P 6150, Miyar Nala, 1985. Scots from Edinburgh University, Peter Smith, leader, Fraser Alexander, Ulric Jessop, Teresa Lee, Alister Matthewson ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Kashmir-Jammu, Climbs in Kashmir-Jammu
Climbs in Kashmir-Jammu. Nun (7135 meters, 23,400 feet) was climbed in July by six of the ten Spaniards who attempted it, including ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Kashmir-Jammu, P 6230, Kishtwar Himal
P 6230, Kishtwar Himal. Bob Reid and I made the first ascent of P 6230, previously known to some as “Kishtwar Weisshorn.” ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Kashmir-Jammu, Sickle Moon, South Face and Southeast Ridge, Brammah Massif, Kishtwar
Sickle Moon, South Face and Southeast Ridge, Brammah Massif, Kishtwar. Our expedition consisted of Corinne Pesenti, Véronique LaPlante, Fé...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Kashmir-Jammu, P 6150, Durung Drung Glacier
P 6150, Durung Drung Glacier. The 12-man Tokyo High School Teacher Expedition was under my leadership. We placed Base Camp on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Eastern Karakoram, Rimo I Attempt, Eastern Karakoram
Rimo I Attempt, Eastern Karakoram. The Indo-Intemational Rimo-Shyok Expedition had three goals. Our plan was to approach Rimo I via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Eastern Karakoram, Saser Kangri Attempt
Saser Kangri Attempt. Our Franco-Indian expedition jointly led by K.C. Mehra and me was never really able to make ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Eastern Karakoram, Saser Kangri III
Saser Kangri III. I was the leader of the 25-man Indo-Tibetan Border Police expedition. We left Leh on April 16 and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, India-Eastern Karakoram, Sia Kangri
Sia Kangri. We have returned from traversing the entire Siachen Glacier and an ascent of Sia Kangri (7422 meters, 24,350 feet). There ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, K2, South-Southwest Ridge Attempt and Tragedy
K2, South-Southwest Ridge Attempt and Tragedy. Our expedition reached Base Camp on May 31 and took its place in line on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
K2 Tragedy: Death of Renato Casarotto
The Italian climber Renato Casarotto was trying to climb solo the long, then still unclimbed south-southwest ridge of K2 with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, K2
K2. After a period of acclimatization, two Basques, Mari Abrego and Josema Casimiro, officially members of Renato Casarotto’s expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Women's Ascents and Tragedy
K2, Women’s Ascents and Tragedy. French climbers Michel Parmentier, Maurice and Liliane Barrard were joined by Pole Wanda Rutkiewicz. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak and K2
Broad Peak and K2. An Italian group, “Quota 8000,” which has a six-year program to climb all fourteen 8000ers, had K2 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak and K2
Broad Peak and K2. This expedition was a semi-commercial undertaking. Most of its members had little more in common than ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Abruzzi Ridge
K2, Abruzzi Ridge. Our expedition had 19 members. An advance party of four accompanied 290 porters and got to Base Camp on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Broad Peak, Gasherbrum II and Southeast Face of K2
Broad Peak, Gasherbrum II and Southeast Face of K2. Our expedition consisted of Viktor Grošelj, leader, Bogdan Bišcak, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Northwest Ridge Attempt
K2, Northwest Ridge Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Alan Rouse, leader, John Barry, Alan and Adrian Burgess, Phil Burke, Brian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak
Broad Peak. Numerous ascents of Broad Peak by the normal route are now being made every year. Some are given ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak, 1985
Broad Peak, 1985. In A.A.J., 1986 on page 277, a portion of the account written by Sadao Tambe was omitted, telling ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) and Tragedy
Gashebrum I (Hidden Peak) and Tragedy. Every expedition set up its Base Camp on the Gasherbrum Glacier on the western ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. Among the many groups attempting Gasherbrum II, the French commercial expedition, led by Bernard Muller and Laurence de ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. This mountain is now frequently ascended. Some climbs are noted elsewhere in this journal. See reports by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV Attempt
Gasherbrum IV Attempt. A British expedition consisted of David Lampard, leader, his wife Rhoda, Andrew Atkinson, Alan Phizacklea, Alan Scott, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Chogolisa, Northeast Ridge, and Broad Peak
Chogolisa, Northeast Ridge, and Broad Peak. Our original group, Mari Agrego, Josema Casimiro and I had hoped to climb together, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Chogolisa Traverse
Chogolisa Traverse. From September 10 to 15 our expedition, Liam Elliot, Hamish Irvine, Ulric Jessop, Simon Lamb and I as leader, made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Towers
Trango Towers. Five expeditions climbed on the Trango Towers this season. Three parties attempted a new route on the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Nameless Tower Attempt, Trango Towers
Nameless Tower Attempt, Trango Towers. There were four of us, three Japanese, Noboru Yamada, Kasuhiro Saito and Kenji Yoshida, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Nameless Tower Attempt, Trango Towers
Nameless Tower Attempt, Trango Towers. On July 1 Tom Hargis, Randy Leavitt and I established Base Camp at the foot of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Hushe Karakoram Expedition
Hushe Karakoram Expedition. We spent two months in the Central Karakoram, exploring, climbing and geologising around the Masherbrum, Gondogoro, Chogolisa, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Latok II Attempt
Latok II Attempt. [This peak is the same one attempted by an American expedition in 1978 and British in 1982 by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Braldu Brakk Attempt
Braldu Brakk Attempt. French climbers led by Claude Nizon unsuccessfully attempted to climb Braldu Brakk. Details are missing.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Rakaposhi, Northwest Ridge
Rakaposhi, Northwest Ridge. Our expedition made the second ascent of the northwest ridge, partly by a new route, and the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987