American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Churen Himal East Peak Attempt
Churen Himal East Peak Attempt. An eight-man Korean expedition led by Do Chang-Ho attempted to climb the east peak of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Nepal, Saipal Attempt
Saipal Attempt. On October 24, Austrians Franz Kröll, Fritz Mross and Ang Chhepal Sherpa reached 6630 meters on the west ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Kumaon, Tharkot, 1986, and Laspa Dhura, 1987
Tharkot, 1986, and Laspa Dhura, 1987. Our two Kumaon expeditions were joint ventures between the Indian Himalaya’s Beckon Club of Calcutta ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Kumaon, Bamba Dhura
Bamba Dhura. Bamba Dhura is so remote and difficult of access that it took us 20 days to have our first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Kumaon, Nanda Kot
Nanda Kot. A joint Indo-Japanese expedition led by Kosuke Ota was composed of seven Japanese and two Indians. On October 17, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Kumaon, Trisul
Trisul. A Spanish expedition led by Jaime Izquierdo made the ascent of Trisul. Details are not yet available.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kamet and Abi Gamin
Kamet and Abi Gamin. An expedition of the Indian Border Security Force was led by Deputy Commander Chhering Ram. Bogged ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kamet and Abi Gamin
Kamet and Abi Gamin. Two Indian expeditions are said to have successfully climbed Kamet and Abi Gamin. The leaders were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Purbi Dunagiri Attempt
Purbi Dunagiri Attempt. Our 12-man expedition established Base Camp on the Bagini Glacier at 4640 meters on August 23. Camps I, II ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Chaukhamba
Chaukhamba. A 38-man team from the Indo-Tibetan Border Police was led by Assistant Commandant Vinod K. Dandona. Despite very deep ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shri Kailas
Shri Kailas. A joint 11-member Indo-French expedition climbed Shri Kailas (6932 meters, 22,742 feet). After leaving Gangotri on June 26, they established Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, P 6210, Chaturangi Massif, Gangotri
P 6210, Chaturangi Massif, Gangotri. The team, consisting of Jayant Tulpule, Bharati Kale, Bipin Raje, Vajaya Gadre, Devendra Rana and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth, Kedarnath and Kedarnath Dome
Satopanth, Kedarnath and Kedarnath Dome. There were successful climbs of Satopanth (7075 meters, 23,212 feet) by Germans, by Italians under the leadership ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, P 6561 Attempt
P 6561 Attempt. Greg Collum, Steve Mascioli and I attempted the first ascent of P 6561 (21,525 feet), which might be called the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi II
Bhagirathi II. A 9-member Indian team led by Narayan Chandra Pramanik climbed Bhagirathi II. They set up two high camps. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi II
Bhagirathi II. We established Base Camp at Nandanban on August 24, Camp I at 16,650 feet on August 30 and Camp II at 19,020 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi II
Bhagirathi II. Japanese climbed Bhagirathi II by its east face. On October 16, leader Yoshiki Yamanaka, Masaki Hayashi, Yoko Mihara, Yuki ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, P 6721
P 6721. A North Irish-English expedition led by Dr. Simon Wheeler made the successful ascent of P 6721 (22,050 feet) above the Swachand ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kharchakund, North Ridge
Kharchakund, North Ridge. Bobby Gilbert, Rob Tresidder, Pete Scott and I made the first ascent alpine-style of the north ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kedarnath Dome
Kedarnath Dome. After installing Base Camp, Camp I and Camp II at 4700, 5700 and 6300 meters on August 11,17 and 20, the following climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bharte Khunta
Bharte Khunta. This peak was climbed on June 19 by a team from Delhi led by C.S. Pande. Kamal K. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bharte Khunta
Bharte Khunta. We set up Base Camp at Topovan on September 18. Once acclimatized and having set up Camp I on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling Attempt
Shivling Attempt. Our expedition was composed of geologists and climbers: Tony Rex, Mike Norry, Paul Metcalf, Nick Groves, Alan Newby, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling Attempt
Shivling Attempt. During the summer of 1987, a Norwegian team composed of Jan Westerby, Thornbjørn Envold, Magnar Osnes and Aril ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling North Face Ascent and West Ridge Tragedy
Shivling North Face Ascent and West Ridge Tragedy. Our joint expedition had 15 Czechoslovakian and three German climbers. From Gangotri we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling, West Ridge and Northeast Face
Shivling, West Ridge and Northeast Face. Boštjan Kekec, Rupar Uroš, Damjan Vidmar, Aco Pepelnik and I got to Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling Attempt and Satopanth North Ridge
Shivling Attempt and Satopanth North Ridge. Our expedition operated in two groups, Andreas Walder, Willi Wehinger, Walter Bell and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Thalay Sagar
Thalay Sagar. Our expedition made the fifth ascent of Thalay Sagar, the second by the first-ascent route on the northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempt
Thalay Sagar Attempt. Paolo Pezzolato and I were driven back from the final part of the south face of Thalay ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhrigupanth, West Buttress
Bhrigupanth, West Buttress. In September, I led an expedition to the Kedar valley of the Gangotri region. From September 18 to 20, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Jogin I
Jogin I. Walt Kaskel, Joseph Mazzotta, Dick Osborn, Dick Painter, Ron Rickman and I as leader began the two-day trek ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bandarpunch Group
Bandarpunch Group. Indian climbers were active in the Bandarpunch group. Kala Nag (6387 meters, 20,956 feet) was climbed by Shyamar Krishna Karag’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Climbs in the Lingti Valley, Spiti
Climbs in the Lingti Valley, Spiti. The Lingti valley lies northeast of Kaza, west of Tibet’s Pare Chu valley ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Chau Chau Kang Nilda
Chau Chau Kang Nilda. Nine climbers from Calcutta set up Base Camp at 5300 meters on June 28. On July 1, Bibhas Das, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Shigri Parbat Ascent and Tragedy
Shigri Parbat Ascent and Tragedy. An 18-man expedition from the Indian Army Corps of Engineers was led by Major M....
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, CB 46, CB 47 and CB 49
CB 46, CB 47 and CB 49. Toru Takahashi, Isao Ogane and I established Base Camp in the Kulti valley at 3600 meters on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Peaks
Peaks in Himachal Pradesh. Snow Cone (6335 meters, 20,456 feet) was ascended by a six-member team from Calcutta. They set up Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun, Kun and White Needle
Nun, Kun and White Needle. Many expeditions now successfully climb the peaks in the Nun and Kun Group. Nun (7135 meters, 23,410 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun
Nun. Two Polish expeditions climbed Nun in 1987. Starting from the Shafat Glacier, they established four camps at 5300, 6150, 6550 and 6800 meters. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun, East Ridge Attempt
Nun, East Ridge Attempt. In September the weather was fine and we climbed a number of peaks in Kashmir. By ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Hagshu Tragedy, 1986
Hagshu Tragedy, 1986. A four-man British team, Stephen Biggs, Ian Kerr, David Woolbridge and Ian Fox, passed a police post on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, India—Eastern Karakoram, Saser Kangri I, West Ridge, and Saser IV
Saser Kangri I, West Ridge, and Saser IV. In 1973, an Indo-Tibetan Border Police team climbed Saser Kangri from the eastern ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. The 1987 season on K2 was markedly different from that of 1986. No successful ascents were made, as opposed to 27 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. Our expedition of French guides consisted of Francis Chaud, Alain Hantz, Titou Sagot, my husband Jean-Jacques Rolland, Dr. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt and Tragedy
K2 Attempt. Swiss Jean Troillet and I arrived at the traditional K2 Base Camp at 5000 meters on June 16. Erhard Loretan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club
K2 Attempt and Tragedy. Our joint expedition was led by Japanese Kenshiro Otaki with Pakistani Sher Khan as deputy. Other ...
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Club Activities
1988
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. A Japanese expedition led by Haruyuki Endo of the High Altitude Research Institute reached 7400 meters on the Abruzzi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, K2, South-Southeast Spur Attempt
K2, South-Southeast Spur Attempt. Jaime Alonso, Txema Cámera, Ramón Portilla, Juanjo Sebastián, Koldo Tapia, Martín Zabaleta, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Winter Attempt, 1988
K2 Winter Attempt, 1988. A winter ascent led by Pole Andrzej Zawada with members from Poland, Britain and Canada failed at 7300 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Attempts and Tragedy
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Attempts and Tragedy. A Pakistani Army expedition was high above the Gasherbrum La, following the Japanese ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988