American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
The Mountaineers
Annapurna Dakshin. Six Japanese led by Yoshio Matsunaga climbed Annapurna Dakshin (South) by the southwest ridge. They established Base Camp ...
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Club Activities
1992
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso, Post-Monsoon
Tilitso, Post-Monsoon. There were two successful expeditions to Tilitso (7134 meters, 23,406 feet) in the post-monsoon season. Fourteen Swiss and a Pole ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Tukuche and Dhampus Ascents
Tukuche and Dhampus Ascents. A French expedition led by Jean Moatti made the 16th authorized ascent of Tukuche (6920 meters, 22,703 feet). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, West Face
Dhaulagiri, West Face. Our team from Kazakhstan sent ten members to the summit of Dhaulagiri by a difficult new route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri
Dhaulagiri. On May 14, a nine-member Danish team managed to place their leader Søren Smid on the summit of Dhaulagiri ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, Post-Monsoon Northeast Ridge Ascents and Attempts
Dhaulagiri, Post-Monsoon Northeast Ridge Ascents and Attempts. A party of five Spaniards to the normal northeast ridge was led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Putha Hiunchuli Attempt
Putha Hiunchuli Attempt. German Heinrich Buhr and two Sherpas made an attempt on Putha Hiunchuli (7246 meters, 23,773 feet), hoping to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Kanjeralwa Attempt
Kanjeralwa Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Frenchmen Olivier Besson, leader, Guy Cousteix, Lukie Laurent and me from Spain. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Tripura Hiunchuli (Hanging Glacier Peak IV), Kanjiroba Himal
Tripura Hiunchuli IV (Hanging Glacier Peak IV), Kanjiroba Himal. After flying to Baglung, an international group led by Doug Scott ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Nepal, Api, Northwest Ridge
Api, Northwest Ridge. An expedition of five South Koreans was led by Lee Thea-Yeon. On May 27, Son Dong-Su, Pemba Tshering ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Panch Chuli II
Panch Chuli II. An Indian army expedition from the Gorkha Rifles made the second ascent of the peak, 18 years after ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Panch Chuli II
Panch Chuli II. A 24-man expedition of the Indian Army Kumaon and Naga Regiments was led by Lieutenant Suraj Bhan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Bamba Dhura
Bamba Dhura. An Indo-Tibetan Border Police team led by Assistant Commandant Mahendra Singh climbed Bamba Dhura (6334 meters, 20,780 feet) in early ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Hardeol and Tirsuli
Hardeol and Tirsuli. A 43-member team from the Indian Border Security Force was led by S.C. Negi. On September 24, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Nanda Kot Attempt
Nanda Kot Attempt. We were Ajoy Mondal, Nishi Kanta Sen, Rakhal Ghosh, Naresh Rai, Amitabha Bhattacharya, Gopal Chakraborty, Dr. Amit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Nandu Devi East
Nanda Devi East. The expedition which I led to Nanda Devi East was composed of 14 Indians and 14 Ukrainians. Because of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Panwali Dwar
Panwali Dwar. An Indian group from Bombay’s Pinnacle Club, led by P.B. Bodhane, made the second ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Bauljuri
Bauljuri. On October 1, Lynne Wolfe, co-leader with me, William Porteous, Eric Hagerman, William Boerigter, Gordon Wilson, David Stevens, Chris Hovard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Bauljuri
Baljauri. An Indian expedition of ten was led by Basanta Singha Roy. On September 24, the leader reached the summit (5922 meters, 19,429 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Maiktoli, 1990
Maiktoli, 1990. An Indian team led by Colonel J.C. Joshi ascended the Sundardunga valley and Dungia Dhong and set up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992