American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, India—Arunachal Pradesh, Gorichen, Kameng District, 1989
Gorichen, Kameng District, 1989. The team under my command consisted of 20 officers and men from the Assam Rifles and Phurba Sherpa ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Sikkim, Chummakhang East, Northern Sikkim
Chummakhang East, Northern Sikkim. This satellite peak (6050 meters, 19,849 feet) of the 6212-meter main peak of Chummakhang was climbed by an ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Sikkim, Pauhunri, 1989
Pauhunri, 1989. The fifth ascent of Pauhunri (7125 meters, 23,376 feet) was made on November 1, 1989. Base Camp at Chholamo and Camps I and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Southwest Face
Kangchenjunga Southwest Face. We hoped to make the first American ascent of the southwest face of Kangchenjunga. We were Rob ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjanga North Face Attempt
Kangchenjunga North Face Attempt. Our expedition unsuccessfully tried the British route on the north side of Kangchenjunga, which we chose ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Central Attempt
Kangchenjunga Central Attempt. A 13-man Korean expedition led by Cho Sang-Ku tried to climb to the central summit of Kangchenjunga ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu
Makalu’s West Pillar. Kitty Calhoun Grissom’s article on this first female ascent of Makalu appears earlier in this ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, Indonesian Attempt
Makalu, Indonesian Attempt. Our expedition attempted the normal northwest ridge. The climbers were Irawan Ari Muladi, Bambang Setio Reharjo, Tumbur ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu
Makalu. A Spanish expedition led by Joaquim Prunés was composed of Jordi Agulló, Jordi Anglés, Serge Benet, Antoni ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. A French expedition led by Yves Estienne had as members Rémi Roux, Jean-Pierre Viallet, Jean-Pierre Maissent, Jean-Marc ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempt
Makalu Attempt. We were a group of seven climbers organized by the guide service we direct. On September 22, we arrived ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Attempts
Makalu Attempts. Again there were many expeditions to Makalu, mostly on the southeast ridge. Koreans led by Kim Kwan-Jun reached 7200 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Makalu West Pillar, Winter Attempt
Makalu West Pillar, Winter Attempt. A Polish-Belgian expedition to Makalu was led by Krzysztof Wielicki and composed of Anna Czerwinska, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Chamlang
Chamlang. After a 15-day approach march from Jiri, during which Frank Weiner and Barbara Ottl had high-altitude problems and had ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Attempt
Baruntse Attempt. German Hans Eitel unsuccessfully attempted to climb Baruntse by its southeast ridge. He apparently was solo. He reached ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Ascent and Attempt
Baruntse Ascent and Attempt. There were two expeditions on the southeast ridge of Baruntse in the autumn. Six French climbers ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. On April 4, Irishman Brendan Murphy and British Kate Phillips completed the 73rd ascent of Ama Dablam by the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Autumn Ascents and Attempts
Ama Dablam, Autumn Ascents and Attempts. Ama Dablam (6812 meters, 22,349 feet) continues to be very popular. All climbs and attempts in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, New West Face Variant in Winter
Ama Dablam, New West Face Variant in Winter. Glenn Dunmire and I made an alpine-style winter ascent of a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Southwest Ridge in Winter
Ama Dablam, Southwest Ridge in Winter. Ama Dablam was climbed several times by the southwest ridge in December of 1990. A ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Imjatse, Southwest Face, 1989
Imjatse, Southwest Face, 1989. Italian Carlo Stratta and Dawa Lama climbed a new route on the southwest face of Imjatse (Island ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar
Lhotse Shar. A Spanish Catalan expedition was led by Señorita Mercè Macià and composed of Manu Badiola, Antoni Ricart, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse, South Face Direttissima
Lhotse, South Face Direttissima. A 20-member Soviet team led by Aleksander Shevchenko took a different line to the right of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse South Face Attempt
Lhotse South Face Attempt. Christophe Profit and I failed to climb the south face of Lhotse due to high winds. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Nuptse Northwest, 1989
Nuptse Northwest, 1989. [On page 228 of AAJ 1990, we made brief mention of this excellent climb. We now have the report.—Editor.] ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest Climbed by Nepalese
Everest Climbed by Nepalese. A 24-man expedition of the Royal Nepalese Army was led by Lieutenant Colonel Chetra Bahadur Gurung. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Belgian Karl Huyberechts attempted to climb the South Col route on Everest solo. He got to 8500 meters on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest, New Zealand International Ascent
Everest, New Zealand International Ascent. Our expedition was composed of New Zealanders Gary Ball, Peter Hillary and I as leader, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest, from Sea Level to the Summit
Everest, from Sea Level to the Summit. My objective was to make the first real ascent of Everest from sea ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest, West Ridge Attempt
Everest, West Ridge Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Miss Ursula Huber, Richi Ott, Werner Steiniger, Thomas Pfenniger, Robert Bosch ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest
Everest. Of our commercial expedition, Americans Alex Lowe, Martyn William and I, Canadian Dan Culver and Soviet Aleksei Krasnokutsky were ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest
Everest. Laurence de la Ferrière organized a large and successful commercial expedition to Mount Everest, which climbed the South ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest, First Ascent by a French Woman
Everest, First Ascent by a French Woman. This expedition was intitiated by Marc Batard, who hoped to climb Everest by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt and Tragedy
Everest Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition had eleven Korean members and three Japanese. I was general leader and Korean Roh ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Annie Beghin and Véronique Périllat had hoped to climb the South Col route on Everest as ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest, First Ascent by a Married Couple and First Yugoslav Woman
Everest, First Ascent by a Married Couple and First Yugoslav Woman. Ours was a joint expedition of the Trieste (Italy) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Cécile Pelaudeix, Charles Moray, Jean-Michel Asselin, Michel Bordet, Guy Martin, Eric Dutrievoz, Jean-Paul ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest Southwest Face Attempt
Everest Southwest Face Attempt. After grave porter problems at Jiri, on August 24 we set up Base Camp. We cooperated with ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Everest Southwest Face Attempt
Everest Southwest Face Attempt. A Korean expedition led by Park Young-Bae had hoped to climb Everest via the southwest face. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Everest Map, Second Edition
Everest Map, Second Edition. A second edition of the National Geographic map of Mount Everest, 1:50,000, will appear in June. It ...
AAJ
Notes
1991
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Winter Attempt
Pumori, Winter Attempt. Our expedition was made up of Werner Stricker, Stefan Plangger, Andreas Wellenzohn, Johann Zoderer and me as ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Pre-Monsoon Attempts
Pumori Pre-Monsoon Attempts. A Japanese expedition reached 6400 meters on Pumori via the southeast face to the east ridge on March 28, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Northwest Ridge Attempt and Near Tragedy
Pumori, Northwest Ridge Attempt and Near Tragedy. Gil McCormick, Jim Nowak and I made the first ever attempt on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Ascents and Attempts in the Autumn
Pumori Ascents and Attempts in the Autumn. Pumori (7161 meters, 23,494 feet) was the scene of many expeditions in the post-monsoon season. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Ascents and Traverse
Pumori Ascents and Traverse. A notable success was scored by American Andy Lapkass, who climbed Pumori (7161 meters, 23,494 feet) three times; ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Lobuje East, East Face
Lobuje East, East Face. In September, Czechoslovaks Miroslav and Michal Coubal climbed a possibly new route in the center of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Tawoche Northeast Buttress Attempt
Tawoche Northeast Buttress Attempt. Robin Molinatti, Pierre Fermin, Stephan Garczinski and I as leader hoped in the post-monsoon season to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Tawoche 
Tawoche. German Jürgen Knappe led a four-man expedition which made the ninth ascent of Tawoche (6501 meters, 21,329 feet). On October 26, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Gyachung Kang Attempt
Gyachung Kang Attempt. Nine Britons, most of them in the army, and nine Nepalese, including two Gurkhas, were led by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Kangchung, 1989
Kangchung, 1989. In April and May, 1989, Caroline Albright, David Kennison, Paul Gardner, Donald Cook, Bob Chereck, John Landers, David Landers and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1991