American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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470 Records

Title Publication Year
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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. ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
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, ...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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. ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
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 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
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 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, P 6180, Mustang Himal and Source of the Kali Gandaki
P 6180, Mustang Himal and Source of the Kali Gandaki. Austrian Helmut Burisch and I followed up the Kali Gandaki to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Kangdungmar
Kangdungmar. An Italian expedition visited the Kingdom of Mustang and climbed in the Thingar region. Their objective was the highest ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Saipal Attempt
Saipal Attempt. Our members were Frank Evans, Matthew Heffer, John Holland, Caroline Purkhardt, Julia Wood and I as leader. We ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Nepal, Api Attempt
Api Attempt. A five-member British expedition led by Robert Brown was unable to complete the climb of the south face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Bamba Dhura, 1991
Bamba Dhura, 1991. On page 229 of AAJ 1992, mention was made of the first ascent of Bamba Dhura (6334 meters, 20,780 feet) by an ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Uja Tirche Attempt
Uja Tirche Attempt. Bad weather and unseasonably heavy snowfall in July defeated a three-member Bombay expedition led by Vinay Hegde ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Nandabhannar, Nandakhani, Shallang Dhura
Nandabhannar, Nandakhani, Shallang Dhura. There has been considerable interest in a pass in Kumaon first crossed in 1926 by Hugh Ruttledge’...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Bauljuri
Nandabhannar, Nandakhani, Shallang Dhura. There has been considerable interest in a pass in Kumaon first crossed in 1926 by Hugh Ruttledge’...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Panwali Dwar Attempt
Bauljuri. The National Outdoor Leadership School sponsored a mountaineering course which climbed Bauljuri (5922 meters, 19,429 feet). From the roadhead at Song ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Maiktoli Tragedy
Maiktoli Tragedy. An Indian expedition led by Ram Chandra Bharadwaj was mostly inexperienced and badly equipped. They set up Base ...
AAJ
Accident Reports
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Trisul Attempt
Trisul Attempt. American Arthur B. Ferguson led Griff Smith and Robert Wade to the west face of Trisul (7120 meters, 23,360 feet). ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Kamet and Abi Gamin
Kamet and Abi Gamin. This massif is the goal each year of a number of Indian expeditions trying the normal ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Abi Gamin Ascent and Tragedy
Abi Gamin Ascent and Tragedy. An expedition of the Indian Corps of Engineers was led by Captain S.B. Vajramati. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Mana and P 5730
Mana and P 5730. A 19-member Indian Army Ordnance Corps expedition was led by Captain S.P. Malik. They approached from ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Mama Northwest Attempt and Ascent of P 6687
Mana Northwest Attempt and Ascent of P 6687. Unclimbed Mana Northwest (7092 meters, 23,270 feet) lies northwest of Mana and south of Kamet ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Mukut Parbat
Mukut Parbat. An Indian expedition from the Border Security Force led by S.C. Negi made the second ascent of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, P 6940 ("Saraswati")
P 6940 (“Saraswati"). This peak lies on the Indo-Tibetan border, rising from the Saraswati valley near Badrinath. It is near Mana ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Nilkanth Attempt
Nilkanth Attempt. In October, four of us Scots attempted the long, challenging southeast ridge of Nilkanth (6596 meters, 21,640 feet), previously tried ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Chaukhamba
Chaukhamba. Colonel Amit C. Roy of the Corps of Signals, Indian Army, led a successful ascent of Chaukhamba (7138 meters, 23,420 feet) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. Three Indian expeditions climbed Satopanth (7075 meters, 23,212 feet) in the summer of 1992, all following the northwest ridge, the route pioneered ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993