American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
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
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Bhagirathi III
Bhagirathi III. Micha Miller and I climbed Bhagirathi alpine-style by the Scottish route, using no fixed rope, in nine days ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Bhagirathi III Attempt
Bhagirathi III Attempt. Seven Czechs led by Dr. Miroslav Coubal attempted a new route on the rocky west wall of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, P 6193 Attempt
P 6193 Attempt. In late August, a Slovene expedition attempted the west face of shapely P 6193 (20,320 feet), which lies above the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Bhagirathi II
Bhagirathi II. Spaniards Carlos Dávila and Adolfo García climbed Bhagi- rathi II by the east face, arriving at ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Yogeshwar
Yogeshwar. Our team was composed of Steve Adderley, Malcolm Bass, Julian Clamp and me. On October 2, the latter three made ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Sudarshan
Sudarshan. Sudarshan (6507 meters, 21,350 feet) has become a very popular objective particularly for Indian expeditions. An expedition led by Gautam Mukherjee ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Kedar Dome
Kedar Dome. An Indian team climbed Kedar Dome (6831 meters, 22,410 feet) on June 2. Summiters were leader Sachin Karato, Sumanta Talukdar, Samir ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Bharte Khunte Attempt
Bharte Khunte Attempt. An Indian team led by Romesh Bhattacharjee attempted Bharte Kunta (6578 meters, 21,580 feet) from the Gangotri Glacier. They ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Shivling
Shivling. An eight-man commercial French team led by Gilles Buisson and Jean-Pierre Frachon and organized by Atalante completed the first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempt
Thalay Sagar Attempt. Japanese Hiroshi Kawasaki and Kimihiro Kumaga attempted the west ridge of Thalay Sagar in July. They placed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Thalay Sagar from the South and Rudugaira
Thalay Sagar from the South and Rudugaira. Our expedition made a second, and this time successful, attempt by a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempts by Spaniards
Thalay Sagar Attempts by Spaniards. Two Spanish expeditions were unable to complete the ascent of Thalay Sagar (6904 meters, 22,650 feet). On ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Mada III
Manda III. Scot Andy Cunningham, Englishman Richard Mansfield and Irishmen Gary Murray and I arrived on the Bhrigupanth Glacier on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Bhrigu Pathar, 1991
Bhrigu Pathar, 1991. On page 234 of AAJ, 1992, we reported the first ascent of Bhrigu Pathar (6038 meters, 19,810 feet). Less than a month ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Draupadi-Ka-Danda and Jaonli Ascents and Tragedy
Draupadi-Ka-Danda and Jaonli Ascents and Tragedy. A 29-member Japanese team to Draupadi-Ka-Danda and Jaonli was led by Yoshiki Yamanaka. There ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kumaon and Garhwal, Swargarohini Attempts
Swargarohini Attempts. Briton Nicholas Banks and a companion failed on the northern approaches of difficult Swargarohini (6252 meters, 20,512 feet). They established ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Dharamsura Attempt and Ascent
Dharamsura Attempt and Ascent. Two Japanese expeditions approached Dharamsura (6446 meters, 21,150 feet) from different directions. Four climbers led by Zenkosuke Sakurazawa ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, P 6225, above Bara Shigri Glacier, Attempt
P 6225, above Bara Shigri Glacier, Attempt. Britons Christopher Chees- man, leader, James Andrew Winspear and James Richard Mason attempted this ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Chau Chau Kang Nilda
Chau Chau Kang Nilda. Indians Amit Chatterjee, leader, Krishnendu Chat- terjee, Samaresh Saha and Miss Sutapa Sarkar left the roadhead ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, "Neverseen Tower" and Other Peaks, Miyar Valley
“Neverseen Tower” and Other Peaks, Miyar Valley. Italians Massimo Marcheggiani, Leone Di Vincenzo and Alberto Miele completed the first ascent ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993