American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Between August 13 and 17 our team arrived at the Rongbuk Base Camp at 17,000 feet, hoping to climb the traditional ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Everest, North Face Attempt
Everest, North Face Attempt. Our team was composed of five women: Stacy Allison, Evelyn Lees, Liz Nichols, Melly Reuling and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Everest Northeast Ridge Attempt
Everest Northeast Ridge Attempt. Our expedition arrived at Base Camp at 5000 meters on September 3. We were British climbers Doug Scott ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. In September, the Iranian, Mischa Saleki, who lives in Germany, reached the North Col of Everest from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Everest Tragedy
Everest Tragedy. The Defense Academy Team led by Takashi Kawakami comprised 10 members. They hoped to climb Everest by the west ...
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Accident Reports
1988
Asia, Tibet, Everest
Everest. A Japanese expedition is attempting Mount Everest from Tibet during the winter, as reported in January of 1988. The leader ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Changtse
Changtse. We were R. Turner, G. Nash, D. Hunter, C. Gordon, J. Smart and I as leader. We established Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Changtse Attempt
Changtse Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Mike Barry, Richard Fry, Sarah Gillam, Leslie Lawrence, Shay Nolan, Donal O’Murchu, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu from Tibet
Cho Oyu from Tibet. Our group from five nations under my leadership placed 13 climbers on the summit of Cho Oyu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu Ascent and Paraglider Descent
Cho Oyu Ascent and Paraglider Descent. After seven Sherpas joined us on August 25, we settled Base Camp that same day ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Menlungtse Attempt
Menlungtse Attempt. Our team was composed of Norwegians Odd Eliassen, Bjørn Myrer-Lund, Torgeir Fosse and Helge Ringdal and Britons ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Labuche Kang Reconnaissance, 1986
Labuche Kang Reconnaissance, 1986. From September 1 to October 5, 1986, a joint Chinese-Japanese expedition made a reconnaissance of Labuche Kang (7367 meters, 24,170 feet). The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Labuche Kung
Labuche Kang. Labuche Kang lies between Cho Oyu and Shishapangma. The joint expedition of the Tibetan Mountaineering Association and the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Attempt
Shisha Pangma Attempt. Our climbing party consisted of Chuck Huss. Ken Nolan, John Pelner, Art Porter and me. We arrived ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma
Shisha Pangma. New Zealanders Steve Bruce and Dick Price reached the summit of Shisha Pangma by the standard route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma and Kukuczka's 14th 8000er
Shisha Pangma and Kukuczka’s 14th 8000er. Polish climber Jerzy Kukuczka became the second person after Reinhold Messner to scale ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma
Shisha Pangma. Our nine-member Hungarian team climbed Shisha Pangma by the original route. We had a difficult journey to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Pungpa Ri Second Ascent and Shisha Pangma Attempt
Pungpa Ri Second Ascent and Shisha Pangma Attempt. Our expedition was a joint civilian and military operation with a 17-member ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Minor Peaks around Shisha Pangma
Minor Peaks around Shisha Pangma. In addition to the attempt on Shisha Pangma described above, we made climbs of other ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988
Asia, Tibet, Dolmalari
Dolmalari. While making two pilgrimage circumabulations of unclimbed Kailas in western Tibet, I made an apparent first ascent of a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1988