American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Pakistan, K7, Attempt
K7 Attempt. Italians F. Arneodo, M. Bozzolan, D. Longata, S. Rossi and D. Sacchetti attempted to climb K7 (6935 meters, 22,753 feet) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Nameless Tower
Trango Nameless Tower. There is a full article earlier in this Journal on the remarkable ascent of this spire, which ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Nameless Tower
Trango Nameless Tower. On August 13, Cho Dukkyu, Cho Chonghwan, So Hoyoung and I completed the ascent of the Slovene route ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Nameless Tower Spanish Attempts
Trango Nameless Tower Spanish Attempts. Spaniards very nearly made ascents of the Nameless Tower but could not quite reach the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Great Trango Tower, East Face, Swiss-American Expedition, Second Ascent to the East Summit
Great Trango Tower, East Face, Swiss-American Expedition, Second Ascent to the East Summit. Our expedition, consisting of Swiss Xaver Bongard, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Great Trango Tower, Basejump
Great Trango Tower, Basejump. Our multinational team consisted of Australians Nie Feteris and me, Britons Leo and Mandy Dickinson, New ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Summary of Trango Ascents
Summary of Trango Ascents. Eight routes have been climbed on the Trango Nameless Tower (6239 meters, 20,470 feet). There have been 13 ascents ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, "Shipton Spire" Attempt
“Shipton Spire” Attempt. On July 24, Andy Selters, Chuck Boyd, Mark Bebie and I set up Base Camp at 14,400 feet on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Ascent of P 5495 and Attempt on P 5956, Sokha Glacier, Baltistan
Ascent of P 5495 and Attempt on P 5956, Sokha Glacier, Baltistan. Our expedition was made up by Chris Howarth, Mick Wringley ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Mango Brakk and Gama Sokha Lumbu
Mango Brakk and Gama Sokha Lumbu. A lightweight British expedition composed of Paul Drew, Jim Hart and Dominic Leggett climbed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Latok Attempt
Latok Attempt. Jeff Lowe and Frenchwoman Catherine Destivelle spent a month and a half attempting to climb the north face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Latok II Attempt
Latok II Attempt. A British expedition led by Edward Howard tried to climb the northwest ridge of Latok II (7145 meters, 23,442 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Latok III Attempt
Latok III Attempt. After losing ten days to lost luggage, Phil Powers and I attempted the unclimbed west face of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Baintha Brakk Attempt
Baintha Brakk Attempt. Baintha Brakk (The Ogre) was attempted by Spanish Catalans Toni Casas, Joan Amils, Elias Coll and Jordi ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Yazghil Dome South Attempt and Tragedy
Yazghil Dome South Attempt and Tragedy. The members of our expedition were Takeshi Hamamoto, Hiroshi Komura, Fumitake Nakamura, Kazuhiko Yagisawa ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Lupgar Sar Tragedy
Lupgar Sar Tragedy. A six-man South Korean expedition to Lupgar Sar was led by Kim Ho-Young. They lost two of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Diran, 1991
Diran, 1991. On page 252 of AAJ, 1992, mention was made of a Spanish expedition to Diran, but details were lacking. The expedition ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, P 5550 and Badshani, above Pasu Glacier
P 5550 and Badshani, above Pasu Glacier. Jonathan Preston and I arrived at the Pasu Glacier on August 9, hoping for a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Bublimotin Attempts
Bublimotin Attempts. Frenchmen Michel Fauquet, Robert Balestra, Marc Guiot and Henri Vincens had hoped to climb the fantastically steep southeast ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Sani Pakkush, 1991
Sani Pakkush, 1991. Our expedition was composed of Arnfried Braun, Hans Jud, Daniel Ketterer, Leo Klimmer and me as leader. On ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993