American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Pakistan, Peaks above Khurdopin Glacier
Peak Above Khurdopin Glacier. Andrew Bradley, Richard Osborne, John DeBank, Paul Simpkin, Tony Briggs, Dr. Luke Hughes-Davis and I journeyed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Momhil Sar Attempt
Momhil Sar Attempt. The members of our expedition were Heiko Irmisch, Rolf Steffens, Roland Köhler and I as leader. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Yazghil Sar
Between August 15 and September 26, a team of six led by me visited the remote Shimshal valley. We successfully made the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Tupopdan
Tupopdan. Our expedition made the first ascent of Tupopdan (or Tlipobdan) in the Markhun valley of the Karun Koh region ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Tlipobdan
Tlipobdan. On June 24, most of our group started the drive to Pakistan. They were Bernhard Juptner, Stefan Oberhauser, Christian Schimanek, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face
Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face. After the successes on Gasherbrum I and II in 1985 and Broad Peak and K2 in 1986, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face
Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face. We established Base Camp at 4200 meters at the foot of the Diamir Face on July 6. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt
Nanga Parbat Attempt. Todd Bibler, Harry Kent, Andy Lapkass and I attempted to climb Nanga Parbat from the Rupal valley. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Southwest Ridge (Kinshofer or Schell Route)
Nanga Parbat, Southwest Ridge (Kinshofer or Schell Route). We set up the following camps: Base Camp, and Camps I, II, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempts
Nanga Parbat Attempts. There were two other expeditions to Nanga Parbat in 1987, both unsuccessful. Spaniards led by Javier Bermejo were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Shahan Dok Attempt, Hindu Raj
Shahan Dok Attempt, Hindu Raj. Saburo Hiroshima, Makoto Nebuka, Fumio Okitsu, Masatoshi Sato, Mitsutaka Kudo and I as leader got ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Pakistan, Istor-o-Nal North I
Istor-o-Nal North I. We climbed Istor-o-Nal North I on the 1967 Lapuch’s Austrian route, which was repeated in 1976 by Naar’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Southeast China, Yulong Shan
Yulong Shan. Phil Peralta-Ramos, John Warfield, Marty Gollery and I as leader and five trekkers headed for China’s Yunnan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Southeast China, Anye Maqin IX
Anye Maqin IX. On September 5, Martin Hampar, Michael and Catherine Pettipher, Ben Williams and I established Base Camp at 4200 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Everest, Hornbein Couloir, Winter Attempt
Everest, Hornbein Couloir, Winter Attempt, 1985-6. An expedition to Mount Everest in the winter of 1985-6 was not reported in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt via the Great Couloir
Everest Attempt via the Great Couloir. Our expedition was composed of Jack Allsup, leader, Ann Smith, Bob East, Bob Allison, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Swedish Everest Attempt
Swedish Everest Attempt. We are still waiting for details about a large Swedish expedition led by Ebbe Wahlund that attempted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Josema Casimiro and I shared the route on the north side of Everest with a large Swedish expedition. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Everest Tragedy
Everest Tragedy. On June 19 Roger Marshall set out with the hope of making a solo ascent of Mount Everest via ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Asia, Tibet, Everest, Hornbein Couloir from the North Face Attempt
Everest, Hornbein Couloir from the North Face Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Luis Fraga, Luis Bárcenas, Juan Agustí...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988