American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, India—Garhwal, Shri Kailas
Shri Kailas. A team from Bombay set up Base Camp at 4575 meters in the Thelu Nala on September 18. They established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Garhwal, Rock Tower, Kedarnath
Rock Tower, Kedarnath. On August 27, Stefano Righetti and Maurizio Giordani got to the summit of the Rock Tower, a granite ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Garhwal, Sumeru Parbat Attempt, South Ridge, 1989
Sumeru Parbat Attempt, South Ridge, 1989. Geoffrey Degens, Alan King, Richard Sullivan and I made the first ascent of the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Garhwal, Gangotri I
Gangotri I. A team from Brahma Kamal of Calcutta was led by Mrs. Snigdha Datta. On May 26, Ranjan Bose, Suprovat ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Garhwal, Gangotri III
Gangotri III. A nine-member Japanese expedition led by Shizuo Miyake climbed Gangotri III by the north ridge. Makiyo Nishimura, Takashi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Garhwal, Matri
Matri. On September 11, Matri (6721 meters, 22,050 feet) was climbed by Indians Prasad Dhamal and Sher Singh. The 16-member expedition was led ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Garhwal, Pin Parbat
Pin Parbat. Six of the 11-member team from the Indo-Tibetan Border Police climbed this virgin peak (6350 meters, 20,833 feet), which lies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Garhwal,Bandar Punch II
Bandar Punch II. An Indian expedition got to Base Camp from the roadhead at Sukhi and moved over the Sukhi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Garhwal, Trimukhi Parbat East and P 5794
Trimukhi Parbat East and P 5794, Northern Gangotri Region. Our expedition comprised Monesh Devjani and me supported by Pasang Bodh and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Garhwal, Swargarohini I
Swargarohini I. This small but difficult peak has been attracting mountaineers for decades. J.T.M. Gibson and other parties ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Dharamsura, Kulu
Dharamsura, Kulu. A 15-member Indian expedition was led by Swapan Kumar Ghosh. They made several attempts to get to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Dharamsura  
Dharamsura. On June 29, leader Captain Adrian Phillips and Captain A. Ibbotson of the British Army and Indian Chamanlal reached the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Shigrila Attempt, Lahoul
CB 13. This peak (6264 meters, 20,550 feet) was climbed by its north ridge on August 18 by T. Itsumi, T. Yairi and two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Shigri Parbat, Lahoul
Shigrila Attempt, Lahoul. An expedition led by me and composed of Britons Tony and Vicky Cuddy, Neal and Geraldine Goldsmith ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Shigri Parbat, Lahoul. A seven-man Indian team led by Dhiren Pania made the fourth ascent of Shigri Parbat (6526 meters, 21,411 feet) ...
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Club Activities
1991
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Phabrang, P 5920 and Other Peaks, Lahoul
Phabrang, P 5920 and Other Peaks, Lahoul. We were six climbers: Chris Blatter, leader, Charles Bates, Rachael Cox, Joshua Lieberman and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Gangstang
Gangstang. A seven-man expedition of the Japanese Alpine Club, led by Tsuneo Suzuki, climbed Gangstang (6162 meters, 20,215 feet) by its southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Chau Chau Kang Nilda, Southeast Ridge
Chau Chau Kang Nilda, Southeast Ridge. A ten-member expedition from Calcutta was led by Alok Basu. On September 15, Miss Yana ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun and Kun Group
Nun and Kun Group. Each year, there are a number of foreign expeditions which hope to make ascents in this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Eastern Karakoram Saser Kangri
Saser Kangri. A joint Indo-Taiwanese team led by Hukam Singh had eight Indian members, three of them women, and seven ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, India—Eastern Karakoram, Mamostong Kangri and P 6448
Mamostong Kangri and P 6448. A 31-member team of the Border Security Force was led by S.C. Negi. The roadhead ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak)
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak). An expedition of 12 Japanese from Okayama University was led by Haruhisa Kuroda. It repeated the route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I  
Gasherbrum I. Ours was a joint Franco-Pakistani military expedition. The French members were Captain Pierre Lavier, A/C Georges Derycke, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I Ladies' Expedition and the Tragic Broad Peak Reconnaissance
Gasherbrum I Ladies’ Expedition and the Tragic Broad Peak Reconnaissance. Poles Wanda Rutkiewicz and Ewa Pankiewicz completed the first “ladies-only” ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I
Gasherbrum I. Our expedition was composed of Kim Byong-Man, Song Yul-Heoun, Ryu Sung-tae, Yoon Sang-Ho, Park Hyeok-Sang, Cha Yong-Suk, Lee ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I Tragedy
Gasherbrum I Tragedy. A Spanish expedition led by Lluís Vandellós had as its other members Josep Grañó, Albert ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I
Gasherbrum I. An expedition of eight Canadians, led by Gilbert Rioux, climbed the Yugoslav route. On August 29, Pierre Bergeron and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Attempt
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Attempt. A small Japanese expedition led by Tamio Hitachi failed to complete the line of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. Again a number of expeditions have climbed Gasherbrum II by the normal route. All the members of a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. A 12-member international expedition was led by Pole Marek Grochowski. There were six Poles, three Germans, an American, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II Attempt
Gasherbrum II Attempt. The members of our expedition were Peter Karla, leader, Gerhard Czipri, Wolfram Cosmus and I. Our ten-day ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. Our group was composed of Chileans Luis García, Fernando Luchsinger, Italo Valle and me as leader. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II Attempt by Andorrans
Gasherbrum II Attempt by Andorrans. The first Andorran expedition to the mountains of Asia had five Andorrans: Gerard Olm, leader, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II Attempt
Gasherbrum II Attempt. A five-member French expedition led by veteran 61-year-old Pierre Mazeaud attempted the standard route on Gasherbrum II ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Chogolisa Attempt
Chogolisa Attempt. An 18-member Italian expedition led by Augusto Zan- otti attemped unsuccessfully to climb Chogolisa. Details are missing.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Foresummit
Broad Peak Foresummit. A four-man Spanish expedition made an ascent to the foresummit of Broad Peak on July 1 after a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Attempt
Broad Peak Attempt. Paul Hoekstra, Paul Lahaye, Nympha Stassen, François Verhoeven and I as leader set up Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak North
Broad Peak North. Our expedition of firemen from Tarragona took twelve days to get to Base Camp at 4900 meters, having ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. We were Doug Dalquist, leader, Greg Collins, Bob Hess, Dan Heilig and I. Except for the few mornings ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
K2 Clean-Up
K2 Clean-Up. Mountain Wilderness, an international group based in Italy, undertook the Free K2 Expedition, which was dedicated not to ...
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Notes
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Mustagh Tower
Mustagh Tower. Our Swedish expedition managed to put two men on the summit of the Mustagh Tower (7273 meters, 23,862 feet) when ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Nuating Peak Attempt
Nuating Peak Attempt. Italians attempted to climb Nuating Peak (5813 meters, 19,072 feet), which rises between Biarchedi and Mitre Peak. Ferruccio Avelli, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Trinity Peak Attempt
Trinity Peak Attempt. Trinity Peak (c. 6800 meters, 22,310 feet) lies at the head of the Chogolisa Glacier, three days’ walk from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Kanjut Sar II
Kanjut Sar II. On July 29, we made the second ascent of Kanjut Sar II (6831 meters, 22,411 feet) by a new route, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, K7 Attempt
K7 Attempt. Bob Wightman, Bob Brewer, Luke Steer and I hoped to make the second ascent of K7 by a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Nameless Tower, Trango Towers
Nameless Tower, Trango Towers. Our five-person international climbing team was composed of Frenchwoman Catherine Destivelle, Swiss Lucien Abbé, and Americans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Great Trango Tower and Nameless Tower
Great Trango Tower and Nameless Tower. Our expedition was made up of Masanori Hoshina, Satoshi Kimoto, Masahiro Kosaka, Takaaki Sasakura, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Great Trango Tower Attempt
Great Trango Tower Attempt. Under the leadership of Antonio Perezgrueso of Spanish Television, Fernando Cobo, Jon Lazcano, Guillermo Banales and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Uli Biaho Tower, South Buttress, 1989
Uli Biaho Tower, South Buttress, 1989. In late May of 1989, Nick Craddock, Paul Rogers, Murray Judge and I arrived at Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram Ski Traverse
Karakoram Ski Traverse. The first Karakoram ski traverse was made by Galen Rowell and his team in 1980. Starting from Khapalu, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991