American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi I, West Ridge
Bhagirathi I, West Ridge. Two separate New Zealand expeditions climbed in the Gangotri region. Geoff Gabites, Mark Gabites, Dave Stephenson ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi III, Southwest Buttress
Bhagirathi III, Southwest Buttress. Our team consisted of (Mr.) Carol McDermott and me. We established Base Camp at Tapovan on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhrigupanth
Bhrigupanth. We climbed Bhrigupanth (6772 meters, 22,220 feet), above the Kedar valley. First, we had hoped to climb Thalay Sagar, but there ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Garhwal, Meru North, East Face, New Routes
Meru North, East Face, New Routes. Three Slovene climbers, Franc Knez, Andreja Hrastnik and her brother Martin, started up the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shrikailash
Shrikailash. Our expedition from Bangalore comprised five men: B.G. Naganath, S. Sudhakar, K.V. Mohan, A.S. Ravindra and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Garhwal, Gangotri II Tragedy
Gangotri II Tragedy. An Indian expedition led by Nabanu Banerjee had hoped to climb Gangotri II. On September 28, three climbers ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Garhwal, Sudarshan Parbat, East Ridge
Sudarshan Parbat, East Ridge. Nobuaki Yamada, Hiroyuki Fujimura, Miss Tomoko Maeda, Kensei Ojima, Shigeo Yoneda and I as leader established ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Garhwal, Jaonli
Jaonli. Leader Chuck Evans, Andrew Pollard and Tim Dickinson of an eight-man British expedition climbed Jaonli (6632 meters, 21,760 feet), reaching the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Manirang I and II, Spiti
Manirang I and II, Spiti. With 40 paratroopers, I ran a training camp plus expedition in Spiti from August to October. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Chau Chau Kang Nilda
Chau Chau Kang Nilda. Our expedition to Chau Chau Kang Nilda (also known as Guan Nelda) had me as leader ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Gangstang, Lahul
Gangstang, Lahul. Our 12-man expedition set up Base Camp on August 1 at 14,000 feet, three kilometers from the head of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Dharamsura, Southwest and Southeast Ridges, Tos Nala, Kulu
Dharamsura, Southwest and Southeast Ridges, Tos Nala, Kulu. Donna McBain, leader, my wife Rachel Cox, Steve Risse and I arrived ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Shiva, Himachal Pradesh
Shiva, Himachal Pradesh. Our Japanese all-women’s expedition climbed Shiva (6142 meters, 20,150 feet). Base Camp was at 4200 meters south of Shiva. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Brammah I, Ski Descent
Brammah I, Ski Descent. Our expedition was composed of Emmanuel Rossi, Dr. Jean-Marie Rossi, Denis Favre, Jean-Pierre Susini, Guy Bartschi, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Chomochior
During September, Roger Everett and I, with our wives Christine Richardson and Dairena Gaffney, visited the Haptal Nalla. We approached ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Kalidaha Peak and Spire
Kalidaha Peak and Spire. I was the leader of an Anglo-American expedition to the Kalidaha Spires. Our Base Camp was ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun and Kun
Nun and Kun. Many ascents of these two high mountains are attempted each year. An Indian expedition was successful on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun Attempt and Tragedy
Nun Attempt and Tragedy. Our expedition had as members Jed Meyer, William Ogbum, Mike Seavers and me as leader. Our ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Kun Ascent and Tragedy
Kun Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition was composed of sixteen members, including four women, two guides and four high-altitude porters. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Hagshu Attempt
Hagshu Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Tadeusz Slupski, leader, Ms. Katarzyna Piróg, doctor, Pawel Józefowicz, Miecyslaw Zabomiak, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Z3, Zanskar
Z3, Zanskar. On July 21, Z3 was climbed by the normal north-northwest face by Italians C. Ratti, R. Gemimiani, A. Marchetti, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, P 6725, Pangong Rang, Ladakh, 1987
P 6725, Pangong Range, Ladakh, 1987. A 20-man team of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police led by Itam Singh put three members on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Eastern Karakoram, Rimo I
Rimo I. Rimo I was first attempted by an Indo-British expedition in 1985 via the southwest spur (AAJ, 1986, pages 261-6, with ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Eastern Karakoram, Mamostong Kangri
Mamostong Kangri. The expedition which I led was composed of 25 members of the Ladakh Scouts. No additional high-altitude porters were ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, India—Eastern Karakoram, Apsarasas, Mamostong and Saser Kangri I and IV
Apsarasas, Mamostong and Saser Kangri I and IV. Three Indian expeditions to the Eastern Karakoram have been successful, but we ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. On May 10, Pete Athans, Steve Matous, Andrew Lapkass, my brother Alan and I arrived in Islamabad. Athans and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, K2, South-Southwest Buttress Attempt
K2, South-Southwest Buttress Attempt. Our objective was the south- southwest buttress of K2, first climbed by Poles in 1986. We were ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. New Zealanders Gary Ball, Lydia Bradey, Bill Atkinson and Robert Hall attempted to climb K2 up the Abruzzi ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt and Borad Peak Ascent
K2 Attempt and Broad Peak Ascent. On July 16, Oscar Cadiach, Gabriel Gutiérrez, Xavier Pérez, Anton Ricard, Jaume Torm, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy
Broad Peak ascents, attempts and tragedy. A Japanese team led by Kunimitsu Sakai reached the summit of Broad Peak by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I and II
Gasherbrum I and II. A Czechoslovakian expedition led by Robert Gálfy succeeded in climbing both of these peaks. Gá...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Attempt
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Attempt. We began with the normal hassles with airlines, Pakistani bureaucrats and Balti porters. We were ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II Ascent and Tragedy
Gasherbrum II Ascent and Tragedy. The expedition in which I took part was a commercial one of 14 members organized by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II Attempt and Tragedy
Gasherbrum II Attempt and Tragedy. Our expedition was not the only one to experience tragedy in the Gasherbrum group. A ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II, a Third 8000er by a Woman
Gasherbrum II, a Third 8000er by a Woman. On July 13, after 11 days of trekking from Dassu, Lut Vivijs, Ingrid Baeyens, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV, South Ridge Attempt
Gasherbrum IV, South Ridge Attempt. We were Geoff Hibbert, Phil Thornhill, Martin Hind, Pakistani liaison officer Rozi Ali and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Biale Attempt
Biale Attempt. Our expedition comprised Mark Miller, Sean Smith, Simon Yates, Nick Groves, Maryrose Fowlie, liaison officer Naveed Gaznavi and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Far West
Masherbrum Far West. A ten-man Italian expedition led by Augusto Zanotti climbed the most westerly peak of 7200 meters (23,622 feet) of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Towers
Trango Towers. Our expedition was composed of Abdel Amar, Mauro Mabboni, Pierre Montiglio, Olivier Soulié and me. On May 19 and 20, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Nameless Tower of Trango Attempt
Nameless Tower of Trango Attempt. Hisao Onami, Izuru Okada, Yasushi Sato, Masahiro Ishiguro and I reached Base Camp at 4150 meters ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Nameless Tower, Trango Towers
Nameless Tower, Trango Towers. Our expedition was composed of East German Berndt Arnold and West Germans Kurt Albert, Wolfgang Gü...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Great Trango Tower Attempt
Great Trango Tower Attempt. On May 27, Doug Dean and I left Base Camp directly across the Baltoro Glacier from the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Uli Biaho Tower, South Face, and Solo on the Great Trango Tower
Uli Biaho Tower, South Face, and Solo on the Great Trango Tower. Our group consisted of Rosanna Manfrini, Maurizio Venzo, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Charakusa Spires, 1987 and 1988
Charakusa Spires, 1987 and 1988. The five glacier systems leading up from the head of the Hushe Valley offer remarkably easy access ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Spantik
Spantik. Our expedition of the German Alpine Club’s Summit Club climbed the southeast ridge of Spantik (7027 meters, 23,055 feet), which ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Haramosh Southwest Face
Haramosh Southwest Face. Our expedition was composed of Janusz Baranek, leader, Mieczystaw Jarosz, Mirosiaw Konewka, Kazimierz Malczyk, Andrzej Mostek, Jan ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Sosbun Spires Attempt and P 5890 Ascent
Sosbun Spires Attempt and P 5890 Ascent. Heinz Zak, Toni Ponholzer, Dietmar Sinnhuber, Rudi Sailer, Michael Larcher, Hans Ganzberger and I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Sosbun Spire
Sosbun Spire. In 1986, Poles led by Janusz Skorek reconnoitered the little known Sosbun valley, west of the Biafo Glacier. This ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Uzun Brakk Peaks
Uzun Brakk Peaks. Our expedition was to train young German climbers in the high mountains. Base Camp was placed on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989
Asia, Pakistan, Baintha Brakk (Ogre) Attempt
Baintha Brakk (Ogre) Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Herbert Jans, Reiner Pickl, Christoph Kruis, Christoph Krah, Kalus-Peter Popall and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1989