American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu
Cho Oyu. Our six-man British team, after a long and arduous approach from Nepal succeeded in placing a man on ...
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1989
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu Attempt
Cho Oyu Attempt. Swiss Michel Vogler, Norbert Duvoisin and John Kimber failed to climb Cho Oyu from Nepal up the ...
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1989
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu Attempt, 1989
Cho Oyu Attempt, 1989. A Japanese expedition led by Kiyoshi Ishii unsuccessfully attempted a winter ascent of the southeast face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Khatang Attempt
Khatang Attempt. Because of adminstrative difficulties, we were eight days late in arriving at Base Camp above Lumdung Khaka. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Numbur
Numbur. Koreans led by Lee Yeong-Chul made the seventh ascent of Numbur, climbing the southwest ridge to the west ridge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung Attempt
Langtang Lirung Attempt. An unsuccessful attempt on the south ridge of Langtang Lirung was made by eight Polish climbers led ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung Winter Ascent
Langtang Lirung Winter Ascent. The summit of Langtang Lirung (7234 meters, 23,734 feet) was reached for the ninth time when Japanese leader ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh III Attempt
Ganesh III Attempt. Three Britons and an American hoped to climb Ganesh III or Salasungo (7110 meters, 23,326 feet) via the northeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. Our Manaslu climb was planned for immediately after our failed Makalu winter attempt to take advantage of our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, East Ridge
Manaslu, East Ridge. Ursula Huber, BedaFuster, Richard Ott, Barbara Wille, Ueli Stahel, Pierre André Levet and I started our approach ...
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1989
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. An Italian expedition led by Roberto Pe failed to climb Manaslu by its northeast face. On May 1, Pe ...
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1989
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. Two Japanese climbers, including Hirosi Hori, leader, failed to climb Manaslu by its northeast face. They got to 7500 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu
Manaslu. Our expedition was composed of Quito Saler, Josep María Bley, Josep Albert, Josep María Molina, Josep Pujante, ...
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1989
Asia, Nepal, Himlung Himal Attempt
Himlung Himal Attempt. A Japanese expedition led by Hiroyuki Baba attempted to make a winter ascent of Himlung Himal by ...
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1989
Asia, Nepal, Chulu West, South-Southwest Face
Chulu West, South-Southwest Face. Italian Carlo Stratta and Dawa Lama Sherpa made two new routes (one to the summit) on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso Ascent and Tragedy
Tilitso Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition from Moravia, Czechoslovakia was led by Jirí Bobák and I was the climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna III Attempt
Annapurna III Attempt. A seven-man British expedition led by Mal Duff had great difficulties with the terrain on the approach ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South Face
Annapurna South Face. An international climbing team with French sponsorship, L’Esprit d’Equipe, has been assembled for six expeditions ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South Face Ascents and Tragedy
Annapurna South Face Ascents and Tragedy. Our team was composed of Poles Jerzy Kukuczka, Artur Hajzer, Dr. Lech Komiszewski, Ryszard ...
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1989
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Attempt and Tragedy
Annapurna Attempt and Tragedy. An eight-man Japanese team on the normal route on Annapurna was led by Akihiko Mori. In ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1989