American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Kula Kangri (Künla Kangri)
Kula Kangri (Künla Kangri*). The Kobe University Scientific and Mountaineering Expedition to Tibet consisted of 25 Japanese, i.e. 12 climbers, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Karjiang, Kula Kangri Group
Karjiang, Kula Kangri Group. This peak lies just northeast of Kula Kangri. Under the leadership of Nobuhiro Shingo, six climbers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Anye Maqen Attempt
Anye Maqen Attempt. Late August found our group of eight American climbers, Karl Gerdes, Jerry Tinling, Tony Watkin, John Byrne, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Yulong Shan Attempt
Yulong Shan Attempt. Imposing as it may appear from the Yunnan town of Lijiang, Yulong Shan (Jade Dragon Peak) presents ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Ningchin Kangsha
Ningchin Kangsha. Ningchin Kangsha, which used to be given by G.O. Dyhrenfurth as Nodzin Kangsan with an altitude of 7252 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Nianqintanggula
Nianqintanggula. A 12-person expedition from Tohoku University in Japan was led by Mario Kuzunushi. They left Lhasa on March 25 and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Everest North Face Attempt
Everest North Face Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Todd Bibler, Carlos Buhler, Dana Coffield, Mark Jennings, Douglas Kelley, Andrew Lapkass, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Our expedition hoped to climb Everest by the North Col route without high-altitude porters or artificial oxygen. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Everest Tragedy, North-Col Route
Everest Tragedy, North-Col Route. A Chilean expedition was composed of Claudio Lucero, leader, Rodrigo Jordan, Andrés Marambio, Pedro Bralic, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. During the post-monsoon season, a large climbing and filming party attempted the north ridge of Qomolongma (Everest) via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Everest, Northeast-Ridge Attempt
Everest, Northeast-Ridge Attempt. Base Camp at 17,000 feet was reached on August 7 after a seven-hour drive from Xigar along the Friendship ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Everest, The Hornbein Couloir Direct from Tibet
Everest, The Hornbein Couloir Direct from Tibet. Swiss Erhard Loretan, Nicole Niquille, Jean Troillet, as well as my wife Annie ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Everest Solo Attempt
Everest Solo Attempt. With my support team of Ruth DeCew, Ed Webster and Kristina Kearney, I arrived at Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Everest Hang Gliding
Everest Hang Gliding. We arrived in Base Camp on September 8, but because of confusion with the Chinese and the yak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Changtse
Changtse. A large joint Japanese-Chinese expedition was made up of 17 Japanese, 19 Chinese climbers, five Chinese supporters and three Chinese press ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Cho Aui
Cho Aui. Cho Aui lies on the Tibetan-Nepalese frontier west of Cho Oyu. The leader of this ten-man Himalayan Association ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Shisha Pangma
Shisha Pangma. Two groups of Trekking International were on Shisha Pangma, the first composed of Italians and Spaniards led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, K2, North Ridge Attempt
K2, North Ridge Attempt. Our expedition, sponsored by the American Alpine Club, undertook an ascent of the north ridge of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, P 7167, Kunlun Mountains
P 7167, Kunlun Mountains. Our expedition traveled from Urumqi via Kashgar to the western end of the Kunlun Mountains. Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987
Asia, China, Tuomur or Pik Pobedy Attempt, Tien Shan
Tuomur or Pik Pobedy Attempt, Tien Shan. We hoped to climb Tuomur, which the Soviets call Pik Pobedy, from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1987