American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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536 Records

Title Publication Year
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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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.] ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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) ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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; ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu, Autumn Ascents and Attempt
Cho Oyu, Autumn Ascents and Attempt. Cho Oyu is a very popular climb. It is ascended mostly by the west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu Winter Attempt
Cho Oyu Winter Attempt. South Tirolean Kurt Walde was hoping to make a solo climb of Cho Oyu by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Numbur
Numbur. Isao Fukushima led a team of eight Japanese who climbed the southwest ridge of Numbur. On October 18, Takashi Masuda, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Dorje Lhakpa Attempt
Dorje Lhakpa Attempt. Four Swiss and an Austrian led by Rolf Haas attempted to climb Dorje Lhakpa by its west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Gangchenpo, Jugal Himal
Gangchenpo, Jugal Himal. An all-Nepalese expedition from the Nepal Police Force led by Narayan Chand Thakuri made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung Attempt and Ganja La Chuli Ascent
Langtang Lirung Attempt and Ganja La Chuli Ascent. Our expedition consisted of Marc Chauvin, Henry Kendall, Jeff Pheasant, Nick Yardley, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung Attempt  
Langtang Lirung Attempt. French led by Serge Bazin attempted to climb Langtang Lirung (7234 meters, 23,734 feet) by its southeast ridge but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Ri Attempt
Langtang Ri Attempt.Peter Konzert and two other Austrians tried to climb Langtang Ri (7205 meters, 23,638 feet) by the southwest ridge, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Paldor and Other Peaks, Ganesh Himal, 1986
Paldor and Other Peaks, Ganesh Himal, 1986. Gareth Yardley, David O’Dowd and I made these climbs in the post-monsoon period ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Hourglass Route
Manaslu, Hourglass Route. The climbing members of our expedition were Papa Walter, Luigi Visentin and I. We left Kathmandu on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Tragedy
Manaslu Tragedy. Our climbing members were Nancy Jackson, John Petroske, Dr. Charles Schertz, Steve Stockmyer, Howard Weaver, Canadian Dr. John ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. Our objective had been to climb the normal northeast face of Manaslu and then I was to make ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Manalsu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. Six Spaniards led by Juan Fernando Azcona tried to climb Manaslu by its northeast face. They got to 6400 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu East Face Tragedy
Manaslu East Face Tragedy. We arrived at Base Camp at 4300 meters on September 26 and spent five days reconnoitering, hoping to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. Ron Rutland led six British climbers on an unsuccessful attempt to climb the northeast face of Manaslu. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Solo Winter Attempt, 1991
Manaslu Solo Winter Attempt, 1991. Frenchman Eric Monier attempted to climb the normal route on Manaslu in winter. He reached 7950 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Himalchuli West, Winter Ascent
Himalchuli West, Winter Ascent. An expedition of six Koreans was led by Park Dong-Seol. They climbed the southwest ridge. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Cheo Himal Attempt and Tragedy
Cheo Himal Attempt and Tragedy. There was an attempt on an unclimbed mountain, a British try on Cheo Himal (6820 meters, 22,375 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II Attempt
Annapurna II Attempt. An American group of six led by Steven Brimmer attempted to climb the north face of Annapurna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV Attempts
Annapurna IV Attempts. Two French expeditions were unable to reach the summit of Annapurna IV (7525 meters, 24,688 feet). A group of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991