American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Argentina, Cerro Barauca
Cerro Barauca. A large group of anthropologists, glaciologists and mountaineers from the Universidad Nacional de Cuyo explored the central part ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentina, Tupungato, Southeast Face, 1986
Tupungato, Southeast Face, 1986. Milan Romih and I approached the southeast face of Tupungato via Tupungato village and Fraile in four ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentina, Cerro Lomas Amarillas, South Face and Other Ascents
Cerro Lomas Amarillas, South Face and Other Ascents. Because of its easy access by way of the Vallecito ski resort, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, San Lorenzo Attempt from Chile
San Lorenzo Attempt from Chile. John Hauf, Tom Walter and I went in from the Chilean side, an interesting and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, San Lorenzo, East Ridge
San Lorenzo, East Ridge. Casimiro Ferrari, Danilo Valsecchi, Annibale Borghetti and Maurizio Villa made the sixth ascent of San Lorenzo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre, First Female Ascent
Cerro Torre, First Female Ascent. Italians Maurizio Giordani and Rosanna Manfrini arrived in the early southern spring below Cerro Torre. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre
Cerro Torre. Carlos Buhler and I set up Base Camp in the forest below Cerro Torre at the beginning of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja de la S and St. Exupéry
Aguja de la S and St. Exupéry. After their successful ascent on the fourth try on December 3, 1986 of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja Guillaumet and Gorra Blanca
Aguja Guillaumet and Gorra Blanca. A seven-man, two-woman expedition of the Club Andino Bariloche, with Victor Krajcirick as leader, entered ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Guillaumet and Fitz Roy
Guillaumet and Fitz Roy. At the end of September, Silvia FitzPatrick and I climbed the Aguja Guillaumet by the French ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja Poincenot, Northwest Buttress, 1986
Aguja Poincenot, Northwest Buttress, 1986. Above a prominent pedestal to the left of the 1977 Carrington-Rouse route, the Italian route ascended some 2000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Correction on Aguja Poincenot
Correction on Aguja Poincenot. On pages 212-215 of A.A.J., 1987, it incorrectly states that the climbers reached the summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Paine South Tower, East Face, 1986
Paine South Tower, East Face, 1986. After their ascent of the Central Tower of Paine (A.A.J., 1987, page 216), Elio Orlandi, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Central Tower of Paine, South-Southwest Face, 1986
Central Tower of Paine, South-Southwest Face, 1986. Italians climbed a new route on the south-southwest face of the Central Tower of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Torre Norte del Paine, South Spur, and Torre Sur, North Spur, Winter Ascents
Torre Norte del Paine, South Spur, and Torre Sur, North Spur, Winter Ascents. Luca Leonardi and I left Italy on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Argentine-Chilean Patagonia, Southern Summer Climbing Season in Patagonia, 1987-8
Southern Summer Climbing Season in Patagonia, 1987-8. Just a few days ago (written on February 19, 1988), Sebastián de la Cruz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
South America, Tierra del Fuego, Monte Sarmiento, West Peak, 1986
Monte Sarmiento, West Peak, 1986. Italians finally climbed the west peak of Monte Sarmiento. The east summit (2234 meters, 7730 feet) had been ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Antarctica, Mont Français, Anvers Island, Antarctic Peninsula
Mont Français, Anvers Island, Antarctic Peninsula. After a five-week passage through gales, fickle winds, heavy seas and finally a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Africa, Egypt, Gebel Gharib
Gebel Gharib. Gebel Gharib (1750 meters) is the highest of the northern Red Sea hills and rises a sheer 1500 meters from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Italian Expedition to Tibet and Pakistan to Conduct Further Observations on the Altitude of Mount Everest and K2
Italian Expedition to Tibet and Pakistan to Conduct Further Observations on the Altitude of Mount Everest and K2. (Professor Ardito ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
First Ascents of Routes on Mount Everest, 1963-1987
First Ascents of Routes on Mount Everest, 1963-1987 Compiled by Dee Molenaar Year Date(s) Route Nationality Climbers  1953 5/29 South Col, ...
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Notes
1988
Asia, India—Sikkim, Kabru Dome, Forked Peak and Rathong
Kabru Dome, Forked Peak and Rathong. An Indian Army expedition led by Major K.V. Cherian climbed these three peaks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Sikkim, Chomoyummo, 1986
Chomoyummo, 1986. As preparation for the 1987 Kangchenjunga expedition, the Indian Army Assam Rifles climbed Chomoyummo (6823 meters, 22,368 feet) in northern Sikkim. (The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Sikkim, Kangchenjunga Ascent and Tragedy
Kangchenjunga Ascent and Tragedy. A 62-member team from the Indian Army Assam Rifles, including three women, was led by Major ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Himalayan Fatalities, 1986
Himalayan Fatalities, 1986. I have read with considerable interest the pages devoted to the Himalaya. On the basis of these reports, ...
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Notes
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, North Face Solo Attempt
Kangchenjunga, North Face Solo Attempt. Frenchman Eric Monier hoped to climb the north face of Kangchenjunga solo. He set out ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga
Kangchenjunga. On October 10, Australians Michael Groom and John Coulton went to the summit of Kangchenjunga by the southwest face in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, North Face Attempt
Kangchenjunga, North Face Attempt. Terry Tremble, Dr. Carol Brand-Maher and I attempted to climb the north face of Kangchenjunga. Dr. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga South Attempt
Kangchenjunga South Attempt. The leader of three Belgians and a Nepalese on the southwest face of Kangchenjunga, Alain Hubert, reached 8000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Winter Ascent, 1988
Kangchenjunga Winter Ascent, 1988. A South Korean expedition led by Jung Sang-Moo made a winter ascent of the southwest face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Yalung Kang Attempt
Yalung Kang Attempt. I had originally hoped to climb Yalung Kang by the normal southeast-face route with a small alpine-style ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna (Jannu) Attempt
Kumbhakarna (Jannu) Attempt. Beverly Boynton*, Randal Harrington, Evan Kaplan, Chuck Schaap, James Springer, Callum MacKay (our only Briton) and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna, North Face
Kumbhakarna, North Face. Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition consisted of Ger Friele, Edmond Öfner, Ferry van Wilgenburg, Rudolf de Koning, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna (Jannu) North Face
Kumbhakarna (Jannu) North Face. Erik Decamp, François Marsigny, Spaniard Juan Tomás and I arrived at Base Camp on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kumbhakarna (Jannu)
Kumbhakarna (Jannu). Our team was made up of Elizabeth Julliard, Marion Gaillard, Gérard Auger, Jean-Robert Grasso, Mario Paffumi, Fré...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. This five-man expedition from the Netherlands hoped to climb the Yugoslavian route on the south face of Makalu. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Swiss Makalu Attempt
Swiss Makalu Attempt. Two of the three team members, Daniel Anker and Martin Fischer, reached their high point of 7600 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Austrian Makalu Attempt
Austrian Makalu Attempt. This five-man Austrian expedition led by Wilfried Studer ended with a permit for the west-pillar route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. The 1987 Franco-American Makalu Expedition consisted of Michel Fauquet, leader; Americans Michael Crosset, Fred Phinney, Barry Rosenbaum, Jay Sieger ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Winter Attempt
Makalu Winter Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Poles Andrzej Machnik, leader, Grzegorz Fliegel, Julian Kobowicz, Wojciech Jedlinski, Zbigniew Terlikowski ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchungste (Makalu II) Attempt
Kangchungtse (Makalu II) Attempt. Swiss climbers Wilma Simonetta and Claudio Righeschi intended to climb the normal route on Kangchungtse. They ...
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1988
Asia, Nepal, Kangchungste (Makalu II) Attempt and Tragedy
Kangchungtse (Makalu II) Attempt and Tragedy. A ten-member French expedition led by Louis Dollo attempted Kangchungtse by the normal south-ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Chamlang East Attempt
Chamlang East Attempt. Jon Deak and I, one of four regular members and founder and life president respectively of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. A French expedition led by André Mathis failed to climb the northeast face and north ridge of Baruntse. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. Nelson Max, Bruce Cox, Dave Karl, Ron Norton, Chip Kamin and I arrived at 15,000 feet at the normal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. The first Greek ascent of any Himalayan or Karakoram peak was achieved on April 17 when Mike Tsoukias, Christos ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam South Ridge Attempt
Ama Dablam South Ridge Attempt. After a 13-day walk-in, we arrived at Base Camp on September 17. Four members succumbed to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, North Ridge Attempt
Ama Dablam, North Ridge Attempt. Steven Davis, Charles “Mick” Holt, Jeffery Alzner and I attempted the north ridge of Ama ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt
Ama Dablam Attempt. A British-American expedition led by Englishman William O’Connor had hoped to climb Ama Dablam’s normal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Bulgarian Ama Dablam Attempt
Bulgarian Ama Dablam Attempt. This Bulgarian expedition led by Venelin Petrov had hoped to climb a new route, the northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988