American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. In the post-monsoon 31 climbers attempted Everest from the Western Cwm. All but four climbers were on the permits ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempts
Everest Attempts. The “expedition” organized by Hanns Schell was actually a group of teams. It included the American Snowbird Expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. The Snowbird Everest expedition began with a casual visit to Nepal’s Ministry of Tourism and then a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt
Everest attempt. Raging winds brought progress on our four-man attempt on the south pillar of Everest to a standstill as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Everest
Everest. A Korean expedition led by Hahm Tak-Young successfully climbed Everest by the South Col. Heo Young-Ho and Ang Rita ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Nuptse Attempt
Nuptse Attempt. On October 10, after four bivouacs, the two members, Italians Enrico Rosso and Fabrizio Manoni, reached 6700 meters on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Nuptse Attempt
Nuptse Attempt. Like the Italian team this season, Americans Rob Newsom and his companion wanted to climb the south spur ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Attempt
Pumori Attempt. The two Dutch climbing members, leader Joost Pielage and Bart Jordans, never really got onto the mountain in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, East Face
Pumori, East Face. On October 25, Sherpas Sundare, Ang Dorje and Nima and I got to the top of Pumori. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Japanese Southwest Ridge Ascent
Pumori, Japanese Southwest Ridge Ascent. This large expedition marched up the mountain in true Himalayan style with four camps, 3000 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, German Southwest Ridge Ascent
Pumori, German Southwest Ridge Ascent. All four members reached the summit. On October 24, the successful climbers were leader Jürgen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Ngojumba Kang II
Ngojumba Kang II. The members of our expedition were Edin Alikalfic, Zdenko Anic, Mario Bago, Nives Boršic, Davor Butkovic, Ž...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu Attempt
Cho Oyu Attempt. Matt Baker, Ney Grant, Ron Reno, Kirk Swanson, Dr. Rich Gerhauser and I as leader, accompanied by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu
Cho Oyu. Alejandro Izquierdo, Italo Valle, Rodrigo Mújica and I established Base Camp at 5200 meters on April 3 and Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu, Illegal Ascent
Cho Oyu, Illegal Ascent. Two Polish climbers, Tadeusz Karolczak and Aleksander Lwow, made an unauthorized climb of Cho Oyu, reaching ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Swiss Cho Oyu Attempt
Swiss Cho Oyu Attempt. Leader Norbert Joos, Peter Alig and Louis Deuber were defeated by dangerous snow conditions on this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, German Cho Oyu Attempt
German Cho Oyu Attempt. This four-man expedition dwindled to just one member before arrival at Base Camp; two went to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu, West-Southwest Ridge Attempt
Cho Oyu, West-Southwest Ridge Attempt. Our team was composed of Bill Roos, Wally Berg, Frank Coffey, Dr. Chuck Coffey, Alan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu Solo Winter Ascent, 1988
Cho Oyu Solo Winter Ascent, 1988. Until early this year, only six men had climbed an 8000er alone, none in wintertime. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Ngojumba Kang Winter Ascent, 1988
Ngojumba Kang Winter Ascent, 1988. Under the leadership of Chung Jin-Yang, South Koreans Yu Wang-Yul and Choi Mi-Ho made the third ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Khatang
Khatang. An expedition of 14 Swiss and a Liechtensteiner (Helmut Kindle) was led by Karl Kobler. They climbed the northeast ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Loenpo Gang
Loenpo Gang. Our expedition consisted of Dr. Cho Suk-Phil, Dr. Kwon Hyeon, Hong Woon-Ki, Lee Jeong-Hoon, Kim Soo-Hyeon and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung Winter Ascent, 1988
Langtang Lirung Winter Ascent, 1988. A 12-man Polish expedition led by Wojciech Maslowski made a winter ascent of Langtang Lirung by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Ri
Langtang Ri. Only three expeditions have ever attempted Langtang Ri and all three have been Japanese and successful. All have ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Langshisha Ri Southwest Summit
Langshisha Ri Southwest Summit. Leader Miroslaw Gradzielewski, Anna Bruzdowicz-Dudek and Jolanta Patynowska of a seven-person Polish expedition reached the southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh V
Ganesh V. The first autumn attempt on Ganesh V was successful when Koji Shibuya and Yasuhiro Matsuda and Sherpas Kusang ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. Both Catalan members, Enric Bassas and Francisco Barcelona, with sirdar Nima Dorje Tamang and Gyalgen Sherpa, pitched Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. Only the Poles Krzysztof Pankiewicz and Ludwik Wilczynski did any serious climbing. The expedition leader was the Pole ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu
Manaslu. A 10-member Austrian expedition led by Arthur Haid climbed Manaslu by the normal northeast-face route. On October 7, from Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt and Tragedy
Manaslu Attempt and Tragedy. A 15-member Japanese expedition to the east ridge of Manaslu was led by Seigo Matsushima. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Himlung Himal Attempt
Himlung Himal Attempt. Our party consisted of Steve Tenney, Bob Rosso, Kirk Bachman and me as leader. We had little ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Chulu West, Southwest Face
Chulu West, Southwest Face. On October 14, Dawa Lama Sherpa and I climbed the southwest face of Chulu West by a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II Attempt
Annapurna II Attempt. This two-man Japanese team, Kunihiko Kondo and Kazuo Yamamoto, attempted the south face of Annapurna II with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV Attempt
Annapurna IV Attempt. An expedition of three Swiss, two Germans and an Austrian, led by Austrian Harald Navé, got no ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV, North Ridge Attempt
Annapurna IV, North Ridge Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Curt Hewitt, Bob Wilson, Craig John, Ken Bures, Jean Ellis, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV, Central Rib of the North Face
Annapurna IV, Central Rib of the North Face. Our climbing team consisted of John Collett, Doug Kosty, Tim Schinhofen and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna Attempt
Gangapurna Attempt. An Icelandic expedition of five, led by Gudmundur Petursson, hoped to attempt Gangapurna by its east ridge from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Attempt
Annapurna Attempt. A New Zealand-Australian-American expedition of four was led by New Zealander Robert Hall. They had got no higher ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Attempt and Tragedy
Annapurna Attempt and Tragedy. A ten-man Spanish expedition to the north face of Annapurna was led by Juan Maldonado. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna
Annapurna. The first Spaniards to reach the main summit of Annapurna were two members of this eight-member expedition, leader Josep ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna
Annapurna. Our expedition was composed of Francisco José Pérez, Kaji Sherpa and me. We climbed Annapurna alpine-style by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Winter Attempt
Annapurna Winter Attempt. Two Japanese climbers, Yoshitomi Okura and Masaaki Kukushima, found in their attempt on the French 1950 route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Winter Attempt
Annapurna Winter Attempt. Our Canadian-American expedition was an unsuccessful attempt to make the second winter ascent of Annapurna by a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South Face Ascent and Tragedy
Annapurna South Face Ascent and Tragedy. On December 20, Noboru Yamada, Yasuhira Saito, Teruo Saegusa and Toshiyuki Kobayashi reached the summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Hiunchuli, Southeast Face, Winter Ascent, 1986
Hiunchuli, Southeast Face, Winter Ascent, 1986. Chris Watts and I departed a tea lodge at 10,800 feet on December 3, 1986 and toiled for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin Women's Attempt
Annapurna Dakshin Women s Attempt. Our Yugoslav women’s expedition attempted the nearly five-kilometer-long southwest ridge of Annapurna Dakshin (Annapurna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin Attempt
Annapurna Dakshin Attempt. A French expedition led by Philippe Berger failed to climb the southwest ridge of Annapurna Dakshin (South). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin Winter Attempt
Annapurna Dakshin Winter Attempt. A seven-man Japanese expedition led by Masami Yamagata hoped to climb the south face of Annapurna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso Attempt
Tilitso Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Dr. Josep Barrachina, Francesc Albera, Lluis López, Conrad López and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso Attempt
Tilitso Attempt. Swiss climbers, Bruno Zaugg and Marco Battaglia, climbed for only two days on Tilitso’s northeast spur, carrying ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988