American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. On March 31, Jim Quirk and I arrived at the beautiful Mingbo Valley Base Camp. After an abortive attempt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Pre-Monsoon Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy
Ama Dablam, Post-Monsoon Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy. As has been the case in past post-monsoon years, many expeditions head for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Winter Ascents
Ama Dablam Winter Ascents. Five expeditions climbed Ama Dablam by its normal southwest ridge in the last month of 1992. Five ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse South Face, More on Tomo ?esen's 1990 Ascents
Lhotse South Face, More on Tomo Cesen’s 1990 Ascent. When Scott Fischer and I returned to Kathmandu after climbing Lhotse ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Ascents, Attempts and Tragedies via the Western Cwm in the Pre-Monsoon Season
Everest, Ascents, Attempts and Tragedies via the Western Cwm in the Pre-Monsoon Season. The scene on Nepal’s side of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest West Ridge Attempt
Everest West Ridge Attempt. Our British Services Everest Expedition was composed of Majors Bronco Lane, N.G. Williams, C.D. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest Survey
Everest Survey. Vernon Tejas and Skip Horner accompanied Louis Bowen to the summit of Everest on May 12 with the assistance ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Post-Monsoon South Col Ascents and Attempts
Everest, Post-Monsoon South Col Ascents and Attempt. A total of 32 climbers ascended Everest in the post-monsoon season, all via the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Southwest Face Attempt
Everest, Southwest Face Attempt. The huge, steep southwest face of Everest has been successfully scaled by only three expeditions. This ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest
Everest. Our expedition consisted of Americans Robert Hoffman, Kurt Cox, Bradford Bull, Edward DeLean, Philip Perrin, Robert Elias, Karen Stephens, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest
Everest. Our members were Patxi Fernández, Mikel Reparaz, Juan Tomás, José Ramón Zubizarreta, Félix Iñurrategui, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest
Everest. Our international group consisted of Frenchmen Michel Vincent, leader, Jean-Pierre Maurus, Phillipe Arvis, Spanish Basque José Luis Sesma, Mexican ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Skiing Off Mount Everest
Skiing Off Mount Everest. In the pre-monsoon season, German Reinhard Patscheider skied down the normal South Col route on Mount ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Winter Attempt
Everest, Winter Attempt. Ten British climbers and an American under the leadership of Lieutenant Colonel Philip Neame unsuccessfully attempted to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Everest Solo Winter Attempt and Death of a Sherpa, 1993
Everest Solo Winter Attempt and Death of a Sherpa, 1993. Spaniard Fernando Garrido made an unsuccessful solo attempt on the South ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Pre-Monsoon Attempt, Ascent and Tragedy
Pumori Pre-Monsoon Attempt, Ascent and Tragedy. Two Germans and an Austrian led by Christof Drechsel attempted to climb Pumori (7161 meters, 23,494 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Post-Monsoon Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy
Pumori, Post-Monsoon Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy. A number of ascents of Pumori (7161 meters, 23,494 feet) were made in the post-monsoon period, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Winter Attempt
Pumori, Winter Attempt. South Korean Shinji Sasaoka failed to climb the northeast face of Pumori solo. He reached 6700 meters on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Lobuje East and Kwangde Shar, 1990
Lobuje East and Kwangde Shar, 1990. Micha Miller and I climbed Lobuje East on the Bibler-Freer route on the east ridge (5.9, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Kusum Kanguru Tragedies, 1991
Kusum Kanguru Tragedies, 1991. Ulric and Cathy Jessop were married in October, 1991 and decided to spend their honeymoon climbing in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Kusum Kanguru North Face, 1991
Kusum Kanguru, North Face, 1991. In mid May, 1991, I soloed a direct finish to the Curtis-Ball route on the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Kongma Tse, P 5886, Kusum Känguru and Attempt on Kwangde, 1991
Kongma Tse, P 5886, Kusum Känguru and Attempt on Kwangde, 1991. Between October 16 and November 14, 1991,I visited the Khumbu area, joined ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu from the South in the Pre-Monsoon Season
Cho Oyu from the South in the Pre-Monsoon Season. As in past years, the west side of Cho Oyu has ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu, Post-Monsoon Spanish Expeditions
Cho Oyu, Post-Monsoon Spanish Expeditions. Our expedition from Navarra was composed of Dr. José María Artetxe, Alfonso Ballano, Javier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu in Winter, 1993
Cho Oyu in Winter, 1993. An expedition of six Spaniards, a Swiss woman and an Argentine was led by Manuel Gonzá...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Cholatse
Cholatse. Cholatse (6440 meters, 21,129 feet) was successfully climbed by all members by the west rib to the southwest ridge. The summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung Winter Ascent and Tragedy
Langtang Lirung Winter Ascent and Tragedy. Langtang Lirung (7234 meters, 23,734 feet) received its 13th ascent on December 18 when South Korean Kim ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh III Attempt
Ganesh III Attempt. Kim Jong-Min led a group of eight South Koreans who attempted to climb the northeast spur to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Ascent and Tragedy
Manaslu Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition was made up of Italians Marco Bianchi, Giorgio Passino, Christian Kunter, Mario Corradini, Belgian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Ascent of Manaslu North I and Attempt on Manaslu North II
Manaslu, Ascent of Manaslu North I and Attempt on Manaslu North II. An expedition of 11 South Koreans was led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Nepal Alpine Guides Course
Nepal Alpine Guides Course. The Aleš Kunaver School was established in 1979 in Manang in the Peri Himal by our Planinska ...
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Notes
1993
Asia, Nepal, Himlung Himal, Probable First Ascent
Himlung Himal, Probable First Ascent. Himlung Himal (7126 meters, 23,380 feet) lies northwest of Manaslu near the Tibetan border. This autumn, a 14...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Himlung Himal, Further Details of the Climb
Himlung Himal, Further Details of the Climb. Our expedition was composed of Osamu Hanai, Takeshi Yamaguchi, Minoru Masuda, Akio Koizumi, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Nemjung Attempt
Nemjung Attempt. An expedition of six British climbers led by Peter Hudd also had a permit for Himlung and arrived ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Kang Guru
Kang Guru. A five-man Japanese expedition successfully climbed Kang Guru (6981 meters, 22,904 feet) by the southwest face to the west ridge. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Bhrikuti
Bhrikuti. Bertrand Doligez led a second expedition of ten French climbers to Bhrikuti (6364 meters, 20,879 feet), which completed the third ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV
Annapurna IV. The British Joint Services Expedition consisted of Brian Tilley, Lothar Kuelheim, Mark Samuels, Nick Arding, Dave Evans, Steve ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV, Post-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt
Annapurna IV, Post-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt. There were three successful ascents of Annapurna IV (7525 meters, 24,688 feet) and one unsuccessful one, ...
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1993
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South Face Tragedy
Annapurna South Face Tragedy. One of France’s foremost climbers, Pierre Beghin, and I had hoped to climb a new, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, South Face Attempt
Annapurna, South Face Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Slovenes Viktor Grošelj, Dr. Igor Tekavcic, Filip Bence, Vanja Furlan, ...
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1993
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso Attempt and Tragedy
Tilitso Attempt and Tragedy. Our international expedition under the leadership of Italian Francesco Santon was composed of eleven Italians, two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso Attempt
Tilitso Attempt. Seven South Tiroleans led by Othmar Zingerle attempted to climb Tilitso (7134 meters, 23,406 feet) by the northeast spur and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Ascent and Tragedy
Dhaulagiri Ascent and Tragedy. An expedition of five Russians and five Germans was officially led jointly by Vladimir Musienko and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Tragedy
Dhaulagiri Tragedy. Two Romanian women, Mrs. Taina Coliban and Mrs. Sandita Isaila disappeared on the normal northeast-ridge route of Dhaulagiri. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri, Post-Monsoon Northeast Ridge Attempts
Dhaulagiri, Post-Monsoon Northeast Ridge Attempts. There were five expeditions that attempted to climb the normal northeast ridge of Dhaulagiri, but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri II Attempt
Dhaulagiri II Attempt. A seven-member South Korean expedition led by Ryu Si-Dong hoped to climb Dhaulagiri II (7751 meters, 25,430 feet) by ...
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1993
Asia, Nepal, Putha Hiunchuli Attempt
Putha Hiunchuli Attempt. Two Britons and a Swiss under the leadership of Andrew Kerr attempted to climb Putha Hiunchuli (7246 meters, 23,773 ...
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1993
Asia, Nepal, Sita Chuchura
Sita Chuchura. Our expedition, composed of Guy Hiron, Guy Mattioni, Jean-Louis Guillet, Claude Hameau, Philippe Lataud, Ang Tarke Sherpa and ...
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1993
Asia, Nepal, Tukuche Attempt
Tukuche Attempt. Four Frenchmen led by Georges Derycke attempted to climb Tukuche (6920 meters, 22,703 feet) by its northwest ridge but had ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Tukuche Attempts
Tukuche Attempts. Two post-monsoon expeditions on the northwest ridge of Tukuche (6920 meters, 22,703 feet) were unsuccessful. Seven Britons led by Miss ...
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1993