American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, India–Kumaon and Garhwal, Swagarohini I, South Face Attempt
Swagarohini I, South Face Attempt. An Indian team led by Arun Samant attempted the unclimbed south face of Swaragohini. Two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Himuachal Pradesh, Gangchua, Kinnaur
Gangchua, Kinnaur. An Indian army team led by Major R.J.S. Dhillon climbed Gangchua (6288 meters, 20,630 feet) in September. Harish ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Himuachal Pradesh, Sentinel, Devachan, Papsura, Ascents and Tragedy
Sentinel, Devachan, Papsura Ascents and Tragedy. Base Camp was established by 17 New Zealanders on the west bank of the Tos ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Himuachal Pradesh, Kulu Pumori
Kulu Pumori. A training expedition of the Western Himalayan Mountaineering Institute climbed this beautiful peak, which rises above Concordia in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Himuachal Pradesh, Rubal Kang
Rubal Kang. Led by Dilip Kumar Bhattacharya, twelve Bengalis set up Base Camp at 4875 meters at Ratirang on July 30. Seven ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Himuachal Pradesh, Karcha Parbat
Karcha Parbat. An 11-member team from Calcutta was led by Satyajit Kar. They trekked from Batal and set up a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Himuachal Pradesh, Gangstang, South Ridge
Gangstang, South Ridge. Thirteen Bengalis were led by Amulya Sen. Base Camp was at 4490 meters. On August 17, Tushar Deb Tapadar, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Himuachal Pradesh, Mulkila IV
Mulkila IV. A five-member Japanese team was led by Yoshio Kondo. Masahiro Miyamoto and Indian Laxman Singh Rama reached the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Himuachal Pradesh, KR 5
KR 5. A 12-member Indian expedition led by Miss Purnima Dutta climbed KR 5 (6258 meters, 20,532 feet) on July 2. Kamal K. Guha, Editor, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Himuachal Pradesh, Phabrang
Phabrang. A 19-member team from the Indo-Tibetan Border Police was led by Kirpa Ram. On August 12, Company Commander Nirbhai Singh, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kashmir and Jammu, Cerro Kishtwar Attempt
Cerro Kishtwar Attempt. Our team consisted of Andy Perkins, Brendan Murphy, David Cosford, Duncan Hornby, Jeremy Wilson, Kevin Dougherty and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kashmir and Jammu, Hagshu Attempt
Hagshu Attempt. Britons John Barry and John Romo set up their Base Camp on September 12 in bad weather. They attempted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Kashmir and Jammu, Kun and Nun
Kun and Nun. An Italian expedition reached the summit of Kun (7087 meters, 23,252 feet) on August 16. Base Camp and Camps I, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Eastern Karakoram, Chong Kumdan and Other Peaks
Chong Kumdan and Other Peaks. Our expedition consisted of Indians Muslim H. Contractor, Bhupesh Ashar, Vijay Kothari, Dhiren Pania, Ajay ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, India–Eastern Karakoram, Saser Kangri II, West Peak
Saser Kangri II, West Peak. The second ascent of the west peak of Saser Kangri II (7518 meters, 24,766 feet) was made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Pakistan, K2
K2. This remarkable climb made by Pierre Beghin and Christophe Profit, which began on the Pakistani side and continued up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Bernd Arnold, Roland Mattie, Thomas Mügge, Steffen Otto, Dr. Walter Treibel, Thomas ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. Gary Ball and I received permission to climb the Abruzzi Spur of K2 in May due to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Attempt
Masherbrum Attempt. A British expedition led by David Hamilton attempted to climb Masherbrum but apparently was unsuccessful. Details are still ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum II
Masherbrum II. Masherbrum II (c. 7200 meters, 23,622 feet) had previously been climbed only once, by Italians in 1988 on the southeast ridge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992