American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV  
Annapurna IV. An Indonesian expedition of six was led by Miss Aryati, who completed the 23rd ascent of Annapurna IV (7525 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna III
Annapurna III. A Korean expedition of four was led by Song Pyo-Myung. They climbed the north face to the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna Northwest Face Attempt
Gangapurna Northwest Face Attempt. Our expedition tried to make the second ascent of the 1989 Yugoslav route on the northwest face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome)
Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome). Our expedition was made up of Lee Seok-Ho, Yoon Jong-Ho, Back Jin-Kook, Kim In-Suk and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Attempt
Annapurna Attempt. Six Britons, American Richard Nowack and New Zealander Lester Gray, led by Mal Duff, plus two Sherpas, spent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Autumn Attempts
Annapurna Autumn Attempts. There were two unsuccessful attempts on Annapurna in the post-monsoon season. A Korean expedition of twelve led ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Autumn Attempt
Annapurna Winter Attempt. Darko Berljak led a group of 12 Yugoslavs and Americans in an attempt on Annapurna. Miroslav Sveticic intended ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Winter Attempt
Annapurna Winter Attempt. Jon Patterson, Peter Keane, Maury McKinney, Jeff Montgomery and I hoped to climb the east side of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin Attempt
Annapurna Dakshin Attempt. Frenchman Philippe Berger and a companion tried to climb Annapurna Dakshin by its southwest ridge. They reached 5750 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso Attempts
Tilitso Attempts. Briton Matthew Dower led six climbers on an attempt on the south ridge to the south face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Nilgiri North
Nilgiri North. A Korean expedition led by Kang Han-Chul climbed Nilgiri North (7061 meters, 23,166 feet) by its southeast face. On September 7, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Tukuche
Tukuche. The 15th official ascent of Tukuche (6920 meters, 22,703 feet) was made via the northwest ridge on October 24 by Greek Mrs. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Dhampus
Dhampus. Patrick Monzat led a group of 17 French climbers to Dhampus. On October 29, Monzat, Jacky Guichaoua, Francette Jarry, Roland Lavisse ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Ascent and Tragedy
Dhaulagiri Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition was composed of Germans Michael Dacher, Eduard Bimbacher, Dr. Karl Hub, Wolfgang Kunzendorf, Hans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri East Face
Dhaulagiri East Face. We were Janusz Gniadek, Zbigniew Kacuga, Dariusz Pi?tak and I as leader from Poland and Belgian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Ascent and Tragedy
Dhaulagiri Ascent and Tragedy. October 31 was a tragic day for our small expedition of four members. Lithuanian Dainius Makauskas, having ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Autumn Ascents
Dhaulagiri Autumn Ascents and Attempts. There were a number of expeditions in the post-monsoon season on Dhaulagiri’s northeast ridge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Churen Himal West and Central Summits
Churen Himal West and Central Summits. Churen Himal has three summits, all of which are given with the same altitude, 7371 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Kande Hiunchuli and Patrasi Himal Attempts
Kande Hiunchuli and Patrasi Himal Attempts. Swiss and French led by Patrick Marendaz tried to climb Kande Hiunchuli by its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Nepal, Kagmara Attempt
Kagmara Attempt. Briton Glen Rowley and a companion attempted to climb Kagmara (5960 meters, 19,554 feet) by its north face. They reached 5500 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991