American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, M-10 Ascent and Mulkila and M-5 Attempts
M-10 Ascent and Mulkila and M-5 Attempts. A team from Bombay led by Dhiren Pania climbed M-10 (5730 meters, 18,800 feet), which ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Mardi Phabrang and Tupendo I Attempt
Mardi Phabrang and Tupendo I Attempt, Eastern Kishtwar. A seven- member British team led by David Mortimer had hoped to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Hagshu Attempt
Hagshu Attempt. Englishman John Barry has made several unsuccessful attempts to climb Hagshu by a new route, the north face. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun
Nun. A commercial Spanish expedition reached the summit of Nun (7135 meters, 23,410 feet) by the normal route, the northwest ridge. They ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Kun
Kun. Ten members of a French commercial group led by guides J. Dubrus- son, F. Eynac and D. Petraud climbed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Z3, Zanskar
Z3, Zanskar. Italians led by Sergio Maturi completed the seventh ascent of Z3 (6270 meters, 20,570 feet). From Camp II, on August 15, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Eastern Karakoram, Mamostong Kangri
Mamostong Kangri. This high peak continues to attract climbing teams. An Indian ladies’ team, led by Bachendri Pal, climbed the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, India—Eastern Karakoram, Teram Kangri
Teram Kangri. Teram Kangri (7433 meters, 24,485 feet) rises near the junction of the Teram Shehr and the Siachen Glaciers. It was ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I Attempt and Tragedy
Gasherbrum I Attempt and Tragedy. Our international expedition had as members Americans Barbara Shelonzek, Errol Altay, German Gerhard Schnass, Italians ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I Attempt and Tragedy
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Attempts and Ascent. The international team led by Pole Krzysztof Wielicki, the first expedition to Gasherbrum ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II Ascents and Attempts
Gasherbrum II Ascents and Attempts. As has been the case in past years, many climbers have been attracted to Gasherbrum ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV, Northwest Ridge Attempt
Gasherbrum IV, Northwest Ridge Attempt. Tom Dickey, Charlie Fowler, Alex Lowe and I arrived at the Gasherbrum Base Camp on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Ascent and Attempts
Broad Peak Ascent and Attempts. As in previous years, a number of expeditions attempted to climb Broad Peak, mostly by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak
Broad Peak. Our team consisted of David and Diana Dailey, Scott McKee, Nels Niemi, Paul Stevenson and me as leader. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Attempt and Ghondokhoro La
Broad Peak Attempt and Ghondokhoro La. An Himalayan Kingdom expedition was led by Welshman Martin Barnicott with climbing leader Russell ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, K2
K2. A full article on the Russian-American expedition to K2 with additional details about the Mexican-New Zealander-Swedish expedition and Chantai ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Mexican-New Zealander-Swedish Attempt and Tragedy
K2, Mexican-New Zealander-Swedish Attempt and Tragedy. A ten-member international expedition was composed of Mexicans Ricardo Torres, leader, Héctor Ponce ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Swiss Attempt
K2, Swiss Attempt. A Swiss expedition consisting of Peter Schwitter, leader, Beat Ruppen, Norbert Huser, Rupert Ruckstuhl and Frenchwoman Chantai ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Attempt
K2 Attempt. Wojciech Kurtyka and I had hoped to climb a new route on the west side of K2. We ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, P 6940 Attempt and Ascent of Peak Near Skilbrum
P 6940 Attempt and Ascent of Peak Near Skilbrum. A seven-man Japanese team led by Tadakiyo Sakahara had originally been planning ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993