American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Tibet, Everest, Kangshung Face, Second Ascent of Neverest Buttress
Everest, Kangshung Face, Second Ascent of Neverest Buttress. On May 15, three members of our Chilean expedition summited on Mount Everest, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Our 17-member team consisted of Germans, Austrians, Swiss Norbert Joos and South Tirolean Hans Kammerlander. The latter two ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. An expedition of nine Americans and a Canadian led by Daniel Larson attempted the North Col route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Everest Clean-Up
Everest Clean-Up. Our 1992 team consisted of Tom Leech, Pierre Braun- schwig, Steve Kin, Chris Naumann, Kyle Schmierer, Peter Nichol and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Everest, Post-Monsoon Attempts from the North
Everest, Post-Monsoon Attempts from the North. None of the expeditions that attempted Everest via the North Col in the post-monsoon ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Everest, Post-Monsoon Attempt
Everest Post-Monsoon Attempt. Our members were Dr. Howard Chuntz, Stanton Smith, Craig Bishop, Dr. Keith Hooker and I as leader. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Menlungtse, Rolwaling Himal
Menlungtse, Rolwaling Himal. Described by Chris Bonington as “one of the most beautiful and difficult peaks in the Himalaya,” Menlungtse ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu Ascents from the North and Tragedy in the Pre-Monsoon Season
Cho Oyu Ascents from the North and Tragedy in the Pre-Monsoon Season. Climbing Cho Oyu from the west continues to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu Post-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt from the North
Cho Oyu, Post-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt from the North. There were four successful expeditions that climbed Cho Oyu (8201 meters, 26,904 feet) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu, 1991
Cho Oyu, 1991. In addition to the ascents given in AAJ, 1992, an Italian ascent should be noted. On September 28, 1991, Sergio De ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma from the North, Tragedy, Ascent and Attempts, Autumn 1991
Shisha Pangma from the North, Tragedy, Ascent and Attempts, Autumn 1991. At least seven expeditions attempted Shisha Pangma from the northern ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma, Southwest Face, 1991
Shisha Pangma, Southwest Face, 1991. A South Korean expedition led by Oh In-Hwan repeated the British line on the southwest face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma, Central Summit
Shisha Pangma, Central Summit. Our expedition was composed of Eturou Hino, Toyofumi Miyazaki, Masanori Hasimoto and me as leader. Before ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Central from the North, Post-Monsoon
Shisha Pangma Central from the North, Post-Monsoon. Several Spanish groups under the overall leadership of Toni Vives, but acting more ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Central, Southwest Side
Shisha Pangma Central, Southwest Side. On September 29, Spaniards Ernest Bladé, Albert Castellet, Araceli Segarra and Ferrán Latorre repeated the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma, Post-Monsoon
Shisha Pangma, Post-Monsoon. As more and more expeditions are attracted to Shisha Pangma, it seems, strangely enough, to be more ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southwestern China, Syn Qing Feng or Buka Daban
Syn Qing Feng or Buka Daban. The members of our expedition were Toshiaki Sakaue, Takashi Masuda, Kazuyoshi Nakata, Akira Hayashimoto, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, K2 Attempt, 1991
K2 attempt, 1991. After a long approach from Pakistan via Kashgar and Sughet Jangal, we eventually reached the tongue of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, The Crown (Huan Guan Shan) Attempt and Tragedy
The Crown (Huan Guan Shan) Attempt and Tragedy. The 11-member Himalayan Association of Japan to Huan Guan Shan (7295 meters, 23,934 feet) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, CIS—Kirgizia, Khan Tengri, Tien Shan, First Winter Ascent
Khan Tengri, Tien Shan, First Winter Ascent. The most notable event of the 1991-2 winter season in the high Asian ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993