American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Kanchenjunga Attempt and Tragedy
Kanchenjunga Attempt and Tragedy. The advance party of four members and one support member left Bombay on February 22. At Hille ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga North Face Attempt
Kangchenjunga North Face Attempt. Spanish Basques unsuccessfully attempted to climb Kangchenjunga from the north but were thwarted by bad weather. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, Southwest Face
Kangchenjunga, Southwest Face. A Japanese expedition, led by Masaaki Fukushima, made the 26th ascent of Kangchenjunga, climbing the southwest face. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Yalungkang
Yalungkang. Our Basque expedition entirely from Azpeitia was composed of Pako Uriarte, José Urbieta, Benantxio Irureta, Pello Aranburu, Francisco Javier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu West Buttress, One-Day Solo Ascent
Makalu West Buttress, One-Day Solo Ascent. I spent from April 8 to 25 with Iman Gurung and Onggel Sherpa fixing rope on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Gino Baccanelli, Battistino Bonali, Giuseppe Buila, Giancarlo Domenighini, Giovanni Ducoli, Dr. Sandro Ghitti, Guiglielmo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Germans Michael Dacher, Ralf Dujmovits, Richard Koller, my wife Gaby and me as leader ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Ascent and Tragedy and Kangchungtse
Makalu Ascent and Tragedy and Kangchungtse. The Polish Makalu Expedition consisted of Krystyna Palmowska, Amalia Kaploniak, Jolanta Patynowska, Dr. Ryszard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu. Attempt. We arrived at Base Camp on August 29. The team members were Australian Greg Child, Irishman Terry Mooney, Indians ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt and Kangchungtse Ascent
Makalu Attempt and Kangchungtse Ascent. Our expedition hoped to climb Makalu by the original French route. We were Jordi Agulló, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu
Makalu. Jean Troillet and I twice headed for the west face of Makalu in 1988. In the spring, we had to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. A Spanish expedition under the leadership of Miguel Gomez failed in their attempt to climb the southeast ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse, North Ridge Attempt
Baruntse, North Ridge Attempt. The north ridge of Baruntse has usually been attempted from the more accessible Khumbu region. Climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. An international expedition failed to climb Baruntse by its southeast ridge. On May 10 and 13 Australians Kenneth Baldwin, leader ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. Four West Germans under the leadership of Ulrich Weber were unable to climb Baruntse via the south ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. Our expedition hoped to climb Baruntse by the normal southeast ridge. We established Base Camp, Camps I and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Chamlang East
Chamlang East. Our Netherlands women’s expedition was composed of Dr. Annet Boom, Myra de Rooy, Janka van Leeuwen, Gerda ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Kangtega Attempt
Kangtega Attempt. Akemi Maeda, Hiroyuki Aoki and I left Lukla on April 1 for Base Camp at 4800 meters on the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Kusum Kanguru
Kusum Kanguru. A British expedition climbed Kusum Kanguru (6367 meters, 20,889 feet) via the east face, a new route. On October 23, Nicholas ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Mera Northeast Ridge
Mera Northeast Ridge. Our six-member expedition hoped to climb the north face of Mera. Base Camp was established on September 24 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt and Tragedy
Ama Dablam Attempt and Tragedy. Until April 8, everything was going perfectly. All six members, American Tom Dickey and Canadians Geoff ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt
Ama Dablam Attempt. Geoff Hewitt, Chris Bradshaw, Gareth Walker and I arrived at Base Camp near Mingbo on March 22. In ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Danish Ascent
Ama Dablam, Danish Ascent. Our team of six Danes, led by Caspar Sutton, climbed Ama Dablam by the south ridge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempts
Ama Dablam Attempts. Swiss Ivano Regazzoni, Athos Balestra and Franco Dellatorre attempted the north ridge of Ama Dablam but could ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. Swiss Jakob Reichen, Daniel Oertli and Robert Bosch reached the summit of Ama Dablam on October 23 via the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. A French commercial expedition climbed Ama Dablam by the normal southwest ridge. The summit was reached on December 4 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Shartse Attempt and Tragedy
Shartse Attempt and Tragedy. Erick Bourdais, Jean-Marc Perrot and I had hoped to climb Shartse by its south col and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar Attempt
Lhotse Shar Attempt. Spaniards Josema Casimiro, Joaquín Goñi, Jorge Corominas and Mikel Otermin, led by Mari Abrego, failed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar
Lhotse Shar. Lhotse Shar, the east peak of Lhotse, is difficult. Out of 20 expeditions attempting it from 1970 to 1988, only five ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar Attempt
Lhotse Shar Attempt. Three Germans led by Werner Hof tried to climb the southeast ridge of Lhotse Shar. They got ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Nuptse West Summit
Nuptse West Summit. A Korean expedition led by Cho Hyung-Kyu made the first ascent of the west summit of Nuptse (7784 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest
Mount Everest. Our expedition on the south east ridge of Everest consisted of Brian Agnew, Peter Allen, Paul Bayng, Norm ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Everest and Lhotse
Everest and Lhotse. Our 19-member expedition was led by Choi Chang-Min. I was the climbing leader. We prepared the way ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Everest Ascent and Paraglider Descent
Everest Ascent and Paraglider Descent. Our expedition had as members Jean-Marc Boivin, Jean-Pierre Frachon, Michel Metzger, André Georges (Swiss), Gé...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Everest Rapid Ascent
Everest, Rapid Ascent. Frenchman Marc Batard announced that he would undertake climbing Everest in 24 hours round-trip from the south-side Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Everest Ascent and Tragedy
Everest Ascent and Tragedy. A French expedition of Chamonix guides was led by Serge Koenig and composed of Denis Ducroz, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Everest Ascent and Tragedy
Everest Ascent and Tragedy. A Spanish Catalan expedition led by Lluis Belvis was composed of 22 members, including a film crew, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Slovak Lhotse and Everest Ascents and Tragedy
Slovak Lhotse and Everest Ascents and Tragedy. Slovak and New Zealand climbers climbed under the same permission, but it seems ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, New Zealanders on Everest
New Zealanders on Everest. New Zealanders Rob Hall, Gary Ball, Bill Atkinson and Lydia Bradey were nominally part of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt, Tragedy and Winter Ascent of Lhotse
Everest Attempt, Tragedy and Winter Ascent of Lhotse. Our joint Belgian-Polish expedition arrived in Nepal in October. We invited Polish ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempts, 1989
Everest Attempts, 1989. South Koreans led by Park Young-Bae tried to make a winter ascent of the southwest face of Everest ...
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1989
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Ascent and Tragedy
Pumori Ascent and Tragedy. On April 18, Chris Leibundgut and I reached the summit of Pumori after an eight-day alpine-style ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Pumori
Pumori. The leader of our Indonesian expedition was Gunawan and the members were Eddy Djuandi, Sukmoyo, Nandang Syamsudin, Trivoni Sugiarto ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Pumori
Pumori. Several expeditions successfully climbed Pumori in the postmonsoon season. Spaniards led by José Javier Quinones placed Miguel Angel Serrano ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Pumori
Pumori. Our party consisted of American Scott Woolums, Australians Richard Howes, Armando Corvini, Matt Godbold, Ray Vran, Andrew Lock and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Tragedy
Pumori Tragedy. Jon Giersson, Thorsteinn Gudjonsson, Kristinn Runarsson from Iceland and I from Scotland established Base Camp on October 2 at 5300 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Tawoche Attempt
Tawoche Attempt. Mal Duff, Tony Brindle, Adrian Moore and I established Base Camp at 5000 meters at the foot of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Tawoche, East Face in Winter, 1989
Tawoche, East Face in Winter, 1989. Jeff Lowe and John Roskelley made a brilliant and difficult new route on the 4000-foot-high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Gyachung Kang Tragedy
Gyachung Kang Tragedy. Eight Japanese from Fukuoka University and three Nepalese, attempting to climb Gyachung Kang by its southwest buttress, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Gyachung Kang
Gyachung Kang. A Korean expedition was led by Yang Haw-Seok. On October 24, Shin Yeom-Bo, Yeon Hen-Mo, and Sherpas Ang Rinzi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989