American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
The Mountaineers
P 5886. On April 29, Canadian Barry Blanchard and I ascended the unclimbed west face of P 5886 (19,312 feet), which lies on the ...
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Club Activities
1992
Asia, Nepal, Pumori
Pumori. A Spanish expedition led by Josu Feijoo climbed Pumori (7161 meters, 23,494 feet) by the southeast face to the east ridge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Post-Monsoon Ascents, Tragedies and Attempts via the Southeast Face to the East Ridge
Pumori, Post-Monsoon Ascents, Tragedies and Attempt via the Southeast Face to the East Ridge. Jean-Noël Roche led six Frenchmen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Winter Attempt
Pumori Winter Attempt. Glenn Rowley led a group of 14 English climbers on the normal southeast face of Pumori. They were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Lobuje East, West Buttress
Lobuje East, West Buttress. A full article on this climb appears earlier in this Journal.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Lobjue East
Lobuje East. A Japanese expedition from Touhoku University led by Kazu- masa Yamada climbed Lobuje East (6119 meters, 20,075 feet). On March 18, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt, 1990
Ama Dablam Attempt, 1990. I originally intended to try the Lugunak (southeast) Ridge, but since my companions had backed out in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Southwest Ridge, Pre-Monsoon
Ama Dablam, Southwest Ridge, Pre-Monsoon. The southwest ridge of Ama Dablam continues to be the objective of numerous expeditions. In ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. In March and April, Irish climbers comprising Cornelius Moriarty, Ciaran Corrigan, Pat Falvey, Tony Farrell, Mick Murphy and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, northeast Face and Southwest Ridge Attempts
Ama Dablam, Northeast Face and Southwest Ridge Attempts. Our team was made up of Swiss Marie Hiroz, French Laurence Gouault ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Post-Monsoon Southwest Ridge Ascents
Ama Dablam, Post-Monsoon Southwest Ridge Ascents. Swiss Norbert Joos led an international group of six Swiss, a German and a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Winter Ascents
Ama Dablam Winter Ascents. There were two expeditions on the normal southwest ridge of Ama Dablam during the winter climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu from the South, Pre-Monsoon
Cho Oyu from the South, Pre-Monsoon. Cho Oyu (8201 meters, 26,906 feet) continues to be a popular objective, the west side often ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu, East Ridge Ascent and Tragedy
Cho Oyu, East Ridge Ascent and Tragedy. A team of 14 Russians, a Ukrainian and a Bashkir was led by Sergei ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu, West Side from the South, Ascents and Attempts, Post-Monsoon
Cho Oyu, West Side from the South, Ascents and Attempt, Post-Monsoon. On September 29, Russians Vyatcheslav Skripko, leader, Mikhail Mozhayev and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Numbur
Numbur. Helmut Muller and I traveled to Jiri by bus and then made a seven-day approach via Junbesi, Basa Drangka, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Dorje Lhakpa Winter Ascent
Dorje Lhakpa Winter Ascent. A South Korean expedition succeeded in making the seventh ascent of Dorje Lhakpa (6966 meters, 22,854 feet) and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Langtang Lirung, Post-Monsoon Southeast Ridge Attempts
Langtang Lirung, Post-Monsoon Southeast Ridge Attempts. Two expeditions attempted Langtang Lirung (7225 meters, 23,705 feet) by the southeast ridge in the post-monsoon ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. Five Swiss led by Franco Dellatorre tried to climb Manaslu by the northeast face. They reached a high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt
Manaslu Attempt. Our expedition was made up of Frank Nugent, co-leader, Calvin Torrens, Martin Daly, Harry O’Brien, Donie O’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Traverse
Manaslu Traverse. A strong Soviet expedition from the Ukraine with 20 members, 16 of them climbers, was led by Dr. Vladimir Shumikhin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Attempt and Tragedy
Manaslu Attempt and Tragedy. Our expedition attempted to climb Manaslu by the northeast face, the first-ascent route. We were Albert ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Post-Monsoon Northeast Face Ascent and Attempts
Manaslu, Post-Monsoon Northeast Face Ascent and Attempts. An international party of 15 Swiss, an Austrian, an Italian and an American was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, South Face Attempt
Manaslu, South Face Attempt. An American expedition led by Austin Weiss was composed of John Owen, Craig Dobkin, Clyde Soles, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Cheo Himal
Cheo Himal. The previously untrodden summit of Cheo Himal (6820 meters, 22,375 feet), which is north-northwest of Manaslu, was reached on October 13 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Himlung Himal Winter Attempt
Himlung Himal Winter Attempt. British climbers led by Richard Emerson attempted to climb Himlung Himal (7126 meters, 23,379 feet) by a western ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Kang Guru
Kang Guru. Our expedition was composed of Domenico Bidese, Imerio Dal Santo, Paolo Ghitti, Fiorenzo Pagiusco and me as leader. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Bhirikuti First (?) and Second (?) Ascents
Bhrikuti, First (?) and Second (?) Ascents. There had been some question as to whether Bhrikuti (6364 meters, 20,879 feet) in northern Mustang had ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Bhrikuti Winter Attempt
Bhrikuti Winter Attempt. Romolo Nottaris and three other Swiss attempted to make a winter ascent of Bhrikuti by the southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Manang Mountaineering School
Manang Mountaineering School. The 11th course began on August 13. This year there were three Nepalese instructors: Lhakpa Norbu Sherpa, Ang ...
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Notes
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV Attempt
Annapurna IV Attempt. Our members were John McMenamin, Heather McComb, Ruth Gemperlein, Jim Tweedie, Base Camp Manager Pat Ballard and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV Attempts
Annapurna IV Attempts. A student from Osaka, Japan, Koichi Sugiyama, with Kami Tshering Sherpa, climbed to 6480 meters via the northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna III, Post-Monsoon Attempts
Annapurna III, Post-Monsoon Attempts. There were two unsuccessful expeditions to Annapurna III (7555 meters, 24,787 feet) after the monsoon. American William Bancroft ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna Attempt
Gangapurna Attempts. There were two unsuccessful expeditions to Gangapuma (7455 meters, 24,457 feet) in the post-monsoon period. Eight Spaniards were led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Gangapurna Winter Attempt
Gangapurna Winter Attempt. Timothy Brill led a group of six Americans, who attempted to climb Gangapurna (7455 meters, 24,457 feet) via the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome) Attempt
Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome) Attempt. Four English climbers led by Keith Foster attempted to climb Tarke Kang (7193 meters, 23,600 feet) by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Khangsar Kang (Roc Noir) Winter Attempt
Khangsar Kang (Roc Noir) Winter Attempt. Seven Koreans led by Lee Dong-Myung were unable to complete the ascent of Khangsar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, Solo Autumn Ascent, 1990
Annapurna, Solo Autumn Ascent, 1990.1 approached Annapurna in May of 1989 but did not make a real attempt to climb the mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, Pre-Monsoon Attempts
Annapurna, Pre-Monsoon Attempts. There were two unsuccessful expeditions that attempted the Dutch route on the north face of Annapurna. Austrian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Tragedy
Annapurna Tragedy. A 14-man South Korean team led by Ko Yong-Chul abandoned its attempt after two members and four Sherpa ...
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Accident Reports
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Attempt
Annapurna Attempt. Our group of ten Americans, mostly professional mountain guides, attempted to climb the north face of Annapurna by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, Northwest Buttress Attempt
Annapurna, Northwest Buttress Attempt. An expedition of six Austrians was led by Hubert Fritzenwallner. On October 13, they reached a high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna North Face, Ascent and Attempts, Post-Monsoon
Annapurna North Face, Ascent and Attempts, Post-Monsoon. A Russian expedition was led by Alexander Glushkovski. They climbed the Dutch Rib ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, West Face Solo Attempt
Annapurna, West Face Solo Attempt. From October 28 to 31, I climbed a new route on the west face of Annapurna solo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, South Face Ascent and Tragedy
Annapurna, South Face Ascent and Tragedy. The 13th ill-fated climber in Nepal in the post-monsoon season was a Belgian, who ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, South Face
Annapurna, South Face. Our international party was composed of Poles Mrs. Jolanta Patynoska, Mrs. Wanda Rutkiewicz. RyszardPawlowski, Bogdan Stefko, Mariusz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South Face
Annapurna South Face. Our expedition hoped to climb a direct route in the center of Annapurna’s south face alpine-style. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin Attempt
Varah Shikhar (Fang) Winter Attempt. South Koreans led by Yu Jae-Hyoung tried to climb the east face to the southeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin, Southeast Ridge Attempt
Annapurna Dakshin Attempt. New Zealander John Madgwick and a companion failed to climb Annapurna Dakshin by its south face. Their ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Dakshin
Annapurna Dakshin, Southeast Ridge Attempt. On October 14, only four days out from Kathmandu, Susan Diprima, Jim Jennings, John Lapkass, Geoff ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992