American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Correction
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Correction. On page 278 of A.A.J., 1987, it was omitted that Rüdiger Lang had climbed ...
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Notes
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II Ascent and Tragedy
Gasherbrum II Ascent and Tragedy. There were a number of ascents of Gasherbrum II. An American group climbed the standard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. Our expedition was composed of Mike Collins, Dan Heilig, Rob Hess, Phil Powers and me. We climbed Gasherbrum ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak
Broad Peak. Aside from the Swiss team led by Bruno Honneger and the Catalans led by Josep Estuch, no other ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak
Broad Peak. Our expedition was composed of Francesc Domínguez, Lluis Vandellós, Genis Rodríguez, Manuel Belmonte, Josep Grañ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Chogalisa from the Northwest, Third Ascent
Chogalisa from the Northwest, Third Ascent. Our expedition was composed of Françoise Hénault, Pascal Poizat, Christian LaVergne, Philippe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Nameless Tower, Western Buttress, Trango Towers
Nameless Tower, Western Buttress, Trango Towers. Right after our attempt on the south face of Lhotse, Frenchman Michel Fouquet and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Nameless Tower, Trango Towers, Second Ascent
Nameless Tower, Trango Towers, Second Ascent. A six-man Yugoslav team from Celje, Slovenia, led by Slavko Cankar, climbed the 1200- ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, P 5753, Trango Towers
P 5753, Trango Towers. A Japanese expedition led by Reiji Nonaka ascended P 5753 (18,875 feet). Also on the expedition were the leader’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Latok I Attempt
Latok I Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Remy Martin, Roger Laot and me. We hoped to climb the Lowe ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Latok II Attempt
Latok II Attempt. Because of very bad snow conditions when, seven days after leaving Dassu, Paul de Mengel, Dr. John ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Peaks above the Biafo Glacier
Peaks Above the Biafo Glacier. Matthew Powell, Robert Rider and I of Cambridge University and Bruce Hubbard from St. Andrews ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Kunyang Chhish Tragedy
Kunyang Chhish Tragedy. A Japanese expedition led by Seichi Wada tried unsuccessfully to climb Kunyang Chhish. On July 19 Takumi Onuma ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Rakaposhi Attempt
Rakaposhi Attempt. Twelve climbers from Crna in northern Slovenia attempted to make the second ascent of Rakaposhi’s north ridge, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Rakaposhi Attempt
Rakaposhi Attempt. A Japanese expedition from Meiji University was composed of Munehiko Yamamoto, leader, Atsushi Yamamoto and Hiroshi Ohishi. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Rakaposhi Attempt
Rakaposhi Attempt. We had hoped to make the first ascent of the east ridge of Rakaposhi. In 1985, Austrians led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Traverse from Dassu to Pasu and P 5979
Traverse from Dassu to Pasu and P 5979. In July, Phil Bartlett, Duncan Tunstall and I spent four weeks walking from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Attempt
Batura Attempt. Our expedition set out from Hasanabad for Batura on July 2. We walked for three days through an inhospitable ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, P 5735 and P 6090, Batura Glacier Area
P 5735 and P 6090, Batura Glacier Area. My wife Sue and I enjoyed two weeks in the Batura Glacier area. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Peaks near Pasu
Peaks near Pasu. Although the weather was not particularly good, we did climb some lovely 5000ers. On June 13, Robert Gruber ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988