American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Trisul Attempts and Tragedy
Trisul Attempts and Tragedy. An 8-member Polish expedition led by Michal Kochanczak attempted to climb Trisul (7120 meters, 23,360 meters) from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Tribhuj
Tribhuj. This small but fine peak, southwest of Trisul, was climbed by Britons Andrew Brett and Alexander Laird. They followed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Abi Gamin Ascent and Kamet Attempt
Abi Gamin Ascent and Kamet Attempt. Our team consisted of Miss Maharookh Gowadia, Miss Medha Bapat, Dr. Suneel Vartak, Jitendra ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Abi Gamin, Women's Expedition
Abi Gamin, Women’s Expedition. The 19-member, all-women, pre-Everest expedition was led by Bachendri Pal and Rita Marwah. Fourteen women ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Rataban
Rataban. A team from Calcutta led by Kala Chand Chatterjee approached the peak from the Valley of Flowers. On August 19, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. The members of our expedition were Santiago Arribas Pérez, leader, Dr. César Alfaro, Santiago Gómez, Francisco ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Bhagirathi II
Bhagirathi II. A 26-member team from the Indian Special Frontier Force was led by Colonel H.B.S. Phokela. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Bhagirathi II
Bhagirathi II. A Spanish expedition of eight was led by Conrad López. On June 12, López, Josep Lluis Sasot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Kedarnath, North Face Ascent and Tragedy
Kedarnath, North Face Ascent and Tragedy. A joint Indo-Australian military expedition climbed Kedarnath (6940 meters, 22,770 feet) by a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Kedar Dome
Kedar Dome. A 13-member Indian team was led by Babban Prasad Singh. On September 7, four members and three high-altitude porters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Dudh Ganga, 1989
Dudh Ganga, 1989. From Kedamath village, Dave Pollari and I carried heavy loads over a high pass to Vasuni Tal to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Shivling
Shivling. A three-man Norwegian expedition was led by Ole Haltvik. On September 12, the leader and Jore Keokk completed the ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Bhrigupath Attempt and Bhrigu Panthar
Bhrigupath Attempt and Bhrigu Pathar. Britons Kevin O’Neale, Martin Welch, Ian Drigg and I were active in the Gangotri ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Thalay Sagar, North Face
Thalay Sagar, North Face. Berecz Gábor, Dékàny Peter, Kiszely György, Szikdzai Attila and I placed Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attemp
Thalay Sagar Attempt. A Japanese expedition led by Akira Kiuchi reached 6200 meters. Two members suffered from sickness and rockfall threatened. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Shayamvarn and Yogeshwar
Matri. Thirteen climbers from Durgapur were led by Swapan Kumar Ghosh. They set up Base Camp near the snout of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
The Mountaineers
Shyamvarn and Yogeshwar. An Indian team from Bombay was led by Ramakant Mahadik. On June 20, seven completed the second ascent ...
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Club Activities
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Jogin I and II
Jogin I and II. A Japanese expedition climbed Jogin I (6465 meters, 21,210 feet) on August 19 when leader Jushichiro Otsubo, Mrs. Yachiyo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Jaonli Attempt
Jaonli Attempt. From September 14 to November 6, we attempted the unclimbed east side of Jaonli (6632 meters, 21,760 feet). British members were Richard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Kalanag
Kalanag. Despite the fact that Kalanag was first climbed in 1957 and that there have been numerous ascents since, our group ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992