American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Pakistan, Kohe Shkhawr
Kohe Shkhawr. Our expedition was composed of Giacomo Bornancini, Francesco Cappellari, Elena Guabello, Luca Proto, Gabriele Masiero, Fiorenza Testa, Dr. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Istor-O-Nal North Attempt
Istor-O-Nal North Attempt. We had hoped to climb Istor-O-Nal North (7373 meters, 24,190 feet) by the Lapuch route. The members were Germans ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt via the Mazeno Ridge
Nanga Parbat Attempt via the Mazeno Ridge. The west ridge of Nanga Parbat is about eight miles long from the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt, 1991
Nanga Parbat Attempt, 1991. In AAJ, 1992, we made a brief mention of an unsuccessful Japanese expedition to Nanga Parbat. The Iwa ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt on Rupal Face
Nanga Parbat Attempt on Rupal Face. A strong South Korean expedition led by Hong Seon-Yoon set up Camps I and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt from the Rupal Flank via Rakhiot Peak
Nanga Parbat Attempt from the Rupal Flank via Rakhiot Peak. A ten-member British commercial expedition was guided by Jonathan Tinker ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face
Nanga Purbat, Diamir Face. Czechs Josef Rakoncaj, leader, Josef Nežerka, Michal Bruner, Martin Kejr, Miroslav Mžourek and German ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face, Polish-American Expedition
Nanga Purbat, Diamir Face, Polish-American Expedition. Our team was made up of Poles Piotr Pustelnik, leader, Józef Gozdzik, Marek ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Kinshofer Route, Diamir Flank
Nanga Parbat, Kinshofer Route, Diamir Flank. Two South Korean expeditions combined their efforts. The four-man Gwangju Wooam expedition led by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Kinshofer Route, Diamir Face
Nanga Parbat, Kinshofer Route, Diamir Face. A Swiss group from Bern led by Martin Fischer managed to climb the Kinshofer ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempts on the Kinshofer Route, Diamir Flank
Nanga Parbat Attempts on the Kinshofer Route, Diamir Flank. Aside from the expeditions noted above, there were four expeditions that ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Winter Attempt, 1992-3
Nanga Parbat Winter Attempt, 1992-3. Our team was composed of climbers Mlle Monique Loscos and me, four trekkers and liaison ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southeastern China, Kang Karpo and Meili Ranges
Kang Karpo and Meili Ranges. In October, Nicholas Clinch, Peter Davis, Gary Driggs, Brian and Diane Okonek, Peter Schoening and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southeastern China, Siguniang, Sichuan
Siguniang, Sichuan. Japanese led by Chiharu Yoshimura climbed Siguniang (6250 meters, 20,506 feet) by its south face. They established Base Camp at 3500 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southeastern China, Roh-Weht Attempt, Konka Lehsumgongba Range, Sichuan
Roh-Weht Attempt, Konka Lehsumgongba Range, Sichuan. On May 6, Steve Thomson and I came within three rope-lengths of the summit of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southeastern China, Anyemaqin Attempt
Anyemaqin Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Nobumi Nakazawa, Nobuo Matsumoto, Kuniharu Okawa, Akihito Tujino, Tatsushi Aono and me as ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southeastern China, Xao Xuebao Ding, 1991
Xao Xuebao Ding, 1991. On page 270 of AAJ, 1992, we reported on the first ascent of Xuebao Ding in Sichuan but failed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Namcha Barwa
Namcha Barwa. Japanese and Chinese climbers reconnoitered Namcha Barwa, the world’s highest unclimbed peak, in November and December, 1990 and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Ningchin Kangsha
Ningchin Kangsha. This 7223-meter (23,698-foot) peak lies southwest of Lhasa. It was attempted via its southwest ridge by Japanese in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Changsanglamu
Changsanglamu. Changsanglamu (6324 meters, 20,748 feet) rises south of the Shigatse-Lhasa road between Kado La and Langkarzu. A beautiful lake lies 40 minutes ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993