American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt
Dhaulagiri Attempt. On September 16, Oscar Cardiach and I arrived at Base Camp at 4700 meters below the northeast ridge of Dhaulagiri ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt
Dhaulagiri Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Olivier Besson, Philippe Michaud, Guy Cousleix, Michel Beulné and me. We tried to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Tragedy
Dhaulagiri Tragedy. In December, three men disappeared on Dhaulagiri who were attempting a winter ascent by the normal northeast ridge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Churun Himal, Central Summit
Churen Himal, Central Summit. Our team consisted of Christopher Burt, Henry Chaplin and Roger Pyves and me as leader, as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Gurja Himal Attempt
Gurja Himal Attempt. On October 7, my wife Danielle Fioggiaroli-Gendey, Dr. Dominique Oilier, Jacques Henry, Patrick Huard, Jean-Luc Le Floch and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, Kande Hiunchuli
Kande Hiunchuli. Eight British climbers led by Garry Kennard attempted the north ridge of Kande Hiunchuli (6627 meters, 21,742 feet), but they ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Nepal, P6380, Kanjeralwa Group
P6380, Kanjeralwa Group. Four French climbers were led by Michel Thodoroff. They climbed the north face to the north ridge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Kumaon, Chaudhara
Chaudhara. On June 8, leader S.N. Dhar, Rabin Paul and Lhakpa Tsering Sherpa reached the summit of Chaudhara (6510 meters, 21,360 feet). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nanda Kot
Nanda Kot. An Indian expedition led by Miss Chandra Prabha Aitwal climbed Nanda Kot (6861 meters, 22,510 feet). Details are missing.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nanda Devi East Attempt
Nanda Devi East Attempt. After a lapse of seven years, our joint Indo-Polish expedition was the first to climb on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nanda Ghunti
Nanda Ghunti. A British expedition led by Dr. Ian Teasdale climbed Nanda Ghunti (6309 meters, 20,700 feet) in September. Details are missing.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kamet and Abi Gamin
Kamet and Abi Gamin. The climbers of our expedition were Miss Bachendri Pal, leader, Pritam Bhowmik, Robindra Kumar Bhuyan, Miss ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kamet Attempts
Kamet Attempts. Kamet continues to be the target for many Indian expeditions. In 1989, expeditions led by Manzoor Ahmed and V....
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Abi Gamin, 1988
Abi Gamin, 1988. An Indian expedition led by Bilwanath Ghosh climbed Abi Gamin. Camp V was established at 22,400 feet on September 15, 1988. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Abi Gamin
Abi Gamin. A 20-member team from the Indian Army Armored Corps was led by Lieutenant Colonel B.S. Varma. Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Mukut Parbat Attempt
Mukut Parbat Attempt. I led a Paratroopers expedition to Mukut Parbat (7242 meters, 23,760 feet) on the Indo-Tibetan border. The mountain had ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Mandir Parbat
Mandir Parbat. A 10-member team led by Shankar Biswas was composed of Subrata Banerjee, Debashish Biswas, Sanjoy Das, Dr. Sujit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kedarnath Dome, East Face Attempt
Kedarnath Dome, East Face Attempt. We originally planned to climb a buttress in the middle of the unclimbed east face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Rock Tower near South Face of Kedarnath
Rock Tower near South Face of Kedarnath. Stefano Righetti, leader, Gian Carlo Grassi and I hoped to ascend the unclimbed 6000...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kedarnath South Face Attempt
Kedarnath South Face Attempt. James Garrett, David Pollari, Mel Brown and I spent the month of September envisioning a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kedarnath Dome, To the Top of the East Face
Kedamath Dome, To the Top of the East Face. We believe that the east face of Kedarnath Dome had never ...
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1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth Attempt and Near Tragedy
Satopanth Attempt and Near Tragedy. Our expedition was composed of Michel Chamot, Denis Favre, Guy Bartschi, Jean-Pierre Susini, Patrick Gavard, ...
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1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth Attempt
Satopanth Attempt. Koldo Aldaz, Juanito Cebriain and I set up Base Camp on Vasuki Tal at 4950 meters and Camp I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. Our team was made up of Gabriel Denamur, Mirosiaw Bukowski, Tomasz Samson, Dr. Tomasz Juda, Jadwiga Skawinska, Kazimierz Wszoiek, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. Our group of nine Austrians and a Swiss had first hoped to climb Satopanth (7075 meters, 23,212 feet) by its northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Karchakund
Karchakund. Our expedition consisted of Daniele Turrini, Amaldo Colombo, Luigi Gallo, Anna Rosa Guzzetti, Luigi Mascherini and me as leader. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi I, North Ridge
Bhagirathi I, North Ridge. Our expedition was composed of Toshifumi Sakae, Mikiei Otake, Kenichi Saito, Miss Yuki Sato, Miss Noriko ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi III, Southwest Face
Bhagirathi III, Southwest Face. Our three-man expedition climbed the Allen Fyffe route on Bhagirathi III. We got to Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Meru Attempt and Bhagirathi II Ascent
Meru Attempt and Bhagirathi II Ascent. After a British group failed to climb the east ridge of Meru, Andrew MacNae ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, P 6702 or Vasuki Parbat South, 1988
P6702 or VasukiParbatSouth, 1988. Italians Massimo Marchegianni, Tiziano Cantalamessa and Marcello Ceci made the first ascent of P 6702 (21,988 feet), which lies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, P 6352, Seta Glacier, 1988
P6352, Seta Glacier, 1988. On June 9, 1988, Mukul Mukhopadhay, Dilip Chakrabarty and I made the first ascent of P 6352 (20,840 feet) at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling West Summit
Shivling West Summit. After establishing Base Camp at Tapovan on September 1, Dan Jenkins, Austin Weiss and I lazed about for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling
Shivling. Germans Hans Raumer, leader, Dirk von Massenbach and Jimmy Rudolf reached Tapovan on October 9. They set up a camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, "P 6400" (P 5969)
“P 6400*” (P5969). Tapovan is a normally a beautiful Base Camp with grass and water. After we arrived on May 2, unusually ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhriguparth
Bhrigupanth. An Indian team climbed this peak (6772 meters, 22,218 feet) by the northwest face and attempted the north ridge. They established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempt
Thalay Sagar Attempt. Japanese Akira Kiuchi, Ken Kodachi and high-altitude porter Barubiru attempted to climb the west ridge of Thalay ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempts
Thalay Sagar Attempts. Difficult Thalay Sagar (6904 meters, 22,661 feet) was unsuccessfully attempted in 1989. Japanese Akira Kiuchi and a companion failed at 6200 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Jaonli Attempt from the South
Jaonli Attempt from the South. Although Jaonli (6632 meters, 21,760 feet) has been climbed several times from the Jaonli Bamak on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Garhwal, Gangotri Climbs
Gangotri Climbs. Two members of a team from Bombay led by Uday Kolwankar climbed Gangotri I (6672 meters, 21,890 feet) in July. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh Climbs by Indians, 1988
Himachal Pradesh Climbs by Indians, 1988. Menthosa (6444 meters, 21,140 feet) was climbed on July 30, 1988 by leader Soumitra Ganguly and Chinmoy Pal. Kulu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Peaks in Himachal Pradesh
Peaks in Himachal Pradesh. Indian climbers continued to make many ascents. Mulkila 4 (M4) was climbed by an expedition from Calcutta ...
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1990
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Kulu Pumori and Shigri Parbat
Kulu Pumori and Shigri Parbat. A 44-man expedition from the Indian Border Security Force climbed both of these peaks. Three ...
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1990
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Gyagar, Spiti
Gyagar, Spiti. We made the first ascent of remote Gyagar (6400 meters, 20,998 feet), which lies near the junction of Tibet, Ladakh ...
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1990
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Phabrang
Phabrang. A four-member Japanese group led by Shiro Sekimoto climbed Phabrang (6172 meters, 20,250 feet) twice by different routes. On August 8, all ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Indrasan from the North
Indrasan from the North. After bicycling from Simla to Manali, our approach began on May 8. The conditions for the porters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, CB 13
CB 13. A Japanese expedition with 11 climbers led by Isao Minami put two teams on the summit of CB 13 (6264 meters, 20,223 feet) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun and Kun
Nun and Kun, 1988. A 95-member team from the Indian Army was led by Lieutenant Colonel H.S. Mann. Nun was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun
Nun. Our expedition consisted of Austrians Willi Wehinger, Walter Bell, Kurt Kirchler, Götz Mayr and me as leader and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun Attempts
Nun Attempts. A number of expeditions to Nun this year failed to reach the summit. These included Netherlanders led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun
Nun. Spanish Basques made the ascent of Nun by the northwest face. After establishing three high camps, leader Juan Manuel ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1990