American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Results

518 Records

Title Publication Year
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...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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. ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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.
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, P 19,200 Between Bualtar and Barpu Glaciers
P 19,200 Between Bualtar and Barpu Glaciers. Our expedition was composed of Colonel Richard H. Hardie, Captain John James F. Farquharson, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Diran Attempt and Tragedy
Diran Attempt and Tragedy. Seven Japanese led by Y. Yaezu had hoped to climb Diran (7257 meters, 23,810 feet) by its north ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Yakshin Gardin Sar
Yakshin Gardin Sar. Iñaki Aldaya, Alfredo Zabalza, Tomás Miguel and I left Pasu on June 6. We reached Base ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Shani, Naltar Valley
Shani, Naltar Valley. Guy Muhlemann and I, members of our Scots expedition, on August 14 reached the summit of Shani (5800 meters, 19,029 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Chiring Attempt and Tragedy
Chiring Attempt and Tragedy. A Japanese expedition led by T. Shigetani established Base Camp at 4460 meters on the Chiring Glacier ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Shimshal Valley Climbs and Tragedy
Shimshal Valley Climbs and Tragedy. Six Irish Mountaineers, Margaret Magennis, Dawson Stelfox, John Armstrong, Willie Brown-Kerr, Jenny Clark and I, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Lupghar Sar East Attempt
Lupghar Sar East Attempt. We went from the Shimshal River to the Momhil Glacier, hoping to try the east ridge ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, P 6931 and P 6572, Batura Glacier
P 6931 and P 6572, Batura Glacier. [P 6931 lies at the head of the Batura Glacier four kilometers northeast of Kampire Dior. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Batura I and Haramosh Attempts
Batura I and Haramosh Attempts. There were two unsuccessful Polish expeditions, one to Batura I led by Jerzy Tillak and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Maidon Sar, Batura Group, 1985
Maidon Sar, Batura Group, 1985. From Karimabad, Kike de Pablos and I first ascended with two porters the Ultar Gorge, hoping ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Sangemar Mar, Southwest Face Attempt
Sangemar Mar, Southwest Face Attempt. Our Belgian expedition to Sangemar Mar (“The Shining Mountain”) had as members, Jean-Claude LeGros, Marcel ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Ultar II Attempts
Ultar II Attempts. Our expedition consisted of Japanese Masahiko Fujimori, Masaaki Mori, Satoru Miyashita, Kazuo Kishi, Shigeo Furuhata, Ken Takahashi, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face
Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face. Our original objective was a new route on Nanga Parbat, the route attempted by Mummery on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat
Nanga Parbat. Our Benelux expedition had as members Belgians Jan Vanhees, Lut Vivijs and Pascale Noel (the latter two are ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat
Nanga Parbat. After a four-day approach, on June 20 Italians Sergio Martini, Fausto De Stefani, Almo Giambisi and Carlo Claus got ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat and Rakaposhi Attempts
Nanga Parbat and Rakaposhi Attempts. A Japanese expedition led by Seishi Wada failed to climb the Rupal Face of Nanga ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt
Nanga Parbat Attempt. A seven-member Polish party, led by Kazimierz Malczyk, set up Base Camp on August 4 below the 1962 Diamir ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Mazeno Peak Attempt on Northwest Face
Mazeno Peak Attempt on Northwest Face. José Luis Zuloaga, Kike de Pablo and I attempted a new route on Mazeno ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich Mir Attempts
Tirich Mir Attempts. This season’s unusually poor weather and associated dangerous conditions in northwest Pakistan also affected Tirich Mir (7708 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Gyala Peri
Gyala Peri. In 1985 the Himalayan Association of Japan sent two men to reconnoiter Gyala Peri, which lies just north of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1987