American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Antarctica, Vinson Massif, 1992
Vinson Massif, 1992. Doug Scott and Sharu Prabhu organized a group that flew to Base Camp on the Branscomb Glacier in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, P 4000, "Mount Kershaw," east of Vinson, and Mount Shinn, 1992
P 4800, “Mount Kershaw, ” east of Vinson, and Mount Shinn, 1992. On December 14, 1992, Sundeep Dhillon and I set up Camp III at 4300 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Vinson Massif, New Route, and Mount Craddock, 1992
Vinson Massif, New Route, and Mount Craddock, 1992. A full article by Jay Smith on an expedition to Antarctica appears earlier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Vinson Variant, 1992
Vinson Variant, 1992. André Hokke and I landed at Patriot Hill on December 11,1992 and flew to the base of the Vinson ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Vinson Massif, New Route
Vinson Massif, New Routes. My wife Jo and I have just returned from the Vinson Massif, where we completed two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Mount Vaughan Attempt, Queen Maud Mountains
Mount Vaughan Attempt, Queen Maud Mountains. From 1928 to 1930, Norman D. Vaughan was a member of Admiral Richard E. Byrd’s ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Antarctica, Renegar Glacier Region, Royal Society Range, 1992
Renegar Glacier Region, Royal Society Range, 1992. A geological research team from the University of Itago spent six weeks in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Europe, Grands Charmoz and Aguille Sans Nom, French Alps
Grands Charmoz and Aguille Sans Nom, French Alps. On October 19 and 20, Mark Twight and Scott Backes climbed a very difficult ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Europe, Climbing in Albania
Climbing in Albania. In the summer of 1993, three climbers, Adriano Marini, Mario Vannuccini and I, and three scientists, Fabio Penati, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Arunachal Pradesh, Gori Chen III
Gori Chen III. We more or less reached our goal, the mountain Gori Chen and the unknown Mönba mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Bhutan, Masagang Attempt
Masagang Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Britons John Lecky, Sean Smith and me and Americans Steve Sustad and Ed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Sikkim, Pathibara (Pyramid) and Pathibara East (Sphynx)
Pathibara (Pyramid) and Pathibara East (Sphynx). Our joint Indo-Japanese expedition climbed these two peaks for the first time from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Sikkim, Kangchenjunga, Indo-Ukrainian Expedition
Kangchenjunga, Indo-Ukrainian Expedition. Our expedition of three Indians and 16 Ukrainians reached the roadhead at Lachen in northern Sikkim on April 8 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Sikkim, Gemmigel II (Twin II) Ascent and Tragedy
Gemmigela II (Twin II) Ascent and Tragedy. From Lachen to Base Camp at Green Lake (4930 meters), it was a strenuous ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Sikkim, Kokthang Attempt
Kokthang Attempt. An Indian team led by Dilip Kolhatkar had the dubious distinction of being the first Indian expedition to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Kanchenjunga Attempt
Kanchenjunga Attempt. Jean Troillet and I set out to climb the world’s third highest peak by the southwest ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Kunbhakarna East Attempt
Kumbhakarna East Attempt. To make the first ascent of the extremely steep east face of Kumbhakarna (Jannu) has been a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, Attempt by West Face and Ascent by Normal Route
Makalu, Attempt by West Face and Ascent by Normal Route. Our expedition was composed of Italians Floriano Castelnuovo, Fabio Iacchini, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Makalu West Face Attempts
Makalu West Face Attempts. The west face of Makalu was also attempted by American Jeff Lowe and French climbers Catherine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Makalu Post-Monsoon Attempts
Makalu Post-Monsoon Attempts. Four expeditions attempted unsuccessfully to climb Makalu (8463 meters, 27,766 feet). Six Australians and a New Zealander led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Kangchungtse (Makalu II) Attempts
Kangchungtse (Makalu II) Attempts. Two French expeditions failed in their attempts to climb Kangchungtse by its south ridge. A party ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse Ascents and Attempts in the Post-Monsoon
Baruntse Ascents and Attempts in the Post-Monsoon. An expedition led by Ralf Dujmovits was composed of six Germans, one Swiss ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Everest in the Pre-Monsoon Season
Everest in the Pre-Monsoon Season. Everest overwhelmingly dominated Nepal’s climbing scene this spring. Half of the 30 expeditions that went ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Pre-Monsoon Summary
Mount Everest, Nepal Pre-Monsoon Summary. 6 Nepalese led by Mrs. Pasang Lhamu Sherpa, Summit reached on April 22 by Mrs. Pasang Lhamu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Everest, First Ascent by a Nepalese Woman and Tragedy
Everest, First Ascent by a Nepalese Woman and Tragedy. The first to climb Everest from Nepal in the pre-monsoon were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Everest Post-Monsoon Ascents and Tragedy and Lhotse
Everest Post-Monsoon Ascents and Tragedy and Lhotse. Aside from the Himalayan Kingdoms Expedition described below, two other groups climbed Everest. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Age Record and Himalayan Kingdoms Expedition
Everest, Age Record and Himalayan Kingdoms Expedition. Our international post-monsoon Himalayan Kingdoms Expedition via the South Col was led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Additional Information on Himalayan Kindoms Expedition
Additional Information on Himalayan Kingdoms Expedition. Sixty-year-old Ramón Blanco had a brush with death during the descent when his ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Southwest Face in Winter
Everest, Southwest Face in Winter. The southwest face of Everest, very seldom successfully scaled in any season, saw its first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Solo Winter Ascent of West Face, 1992
Ama Dablam, Solo Winter Ascent of West Face, 1992. Yasushi Yamanoi’s solo winter ascent of a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Pre-Monsoon Ascent and Attempt
Ama Dablam, Pre-Monsoon Ascent and Attempt. An expedition of 11 Americans and a Briton to Ama Dablam’s southeast ridge was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam in the Post-Monsoon
Ama Dablam in the Post-Monsoon. Ten teams went to Ama Dablam (6812 meters, 22,349 feet), nine of them to the standard southwest-ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Winter Ascents and Attempt
Ama Dablam, Winter Ascents and Attempt. There were four expeditions on Ama Dablam in December of 1993, all on the normal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Kangtega, Northest Buttress
Kangtega, Northeast Buttress. The German Alpine Club (DAV) Training Expedition was led by me. After an 11-day approach from Jiri, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Attempt
Pumori Attempt. Hall Wendel, two Sherpas Indra and Nuru and I made an unsuccessful attempt to climb Pumori by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Ascents, Tragedy and Attempt
Pumori Ascents, Tragedy and Attempt. An expedition led by Briton Henry Todd had 7 British, 4 Polish climbers and one each from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Lobuje Southeast, Southeast Face, 1992
Lobuje Southeast, Southeast Face, 1992. A Korean team led by Kim Jae-Soo made what is probably a new route on the 750...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Cholatse
Cholatse. Our members were Americans Nick Beatty, Chris Breemer, Rob Cassady, Glenn Dunmire, Ed Webster and I, Canadian Andrew Brash ...
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1994
Asia, Nepal, Cholatse Winter Attempt
Cholatse Winter Attempt. Two Australians and a Briton led by Armando Corvini attempted to make a winter ascent of Cholatse. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu from Nepal in the Pre-Monsoon Season
Cho Oyu from Nepal in the Pre-Monsoon Season. There was nothing new or unclimbed about the ascents on Cho Oyu (8201 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu from the South in the Post-Monsoon
Cho Oyu from the South in the Post-Monsoon. By the end of this autumn, a total of some 400 people have ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu Winter Ascent and Tragedy, 1994
Cho Oyu Winter Ascent and Tragedy, 1994. The last of the winter expeditions to get to their Base Camp were two ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Asia, Nepal, Gurkarpo Winter Attempt, Jugal Himal
Gurkarpo Winter Attempt, Jugal Himal. Eight South Koreans led by Chun Young-Ho attempted to climb little-known Gurkarpo (6891 meters, 22,608 feet) by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Ganchenpo Attempt
Ganchenpo Attempt. Six Britons and an Irishman led by Ray Delaney attempted to climb Ganchenpo (7455 meters, 24,459 feet) by its west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Ganchenpo Attempt
Ganchenpo. Our expedition was composed of Hiroyasu Sugita, Yoshichika Segi, Yoshiko Kasho (f), Tsuyoshi Itai, Yasushi Tatsumi, Shuichi Takeda, Yumi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung Winter Attempt
Langtang Lirung Winter Attempt. Eight Japanese led by Kouich Ezaki attempted to climb Langtang Lirung (7234 meters, 27,324 feet) by its southeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu North Attempt
Manaslu North Attempt. Five Frenchmen led by Michel Richard attempted to climb Manaslu North (7157 meters, 23,481 feet) by the northeast face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu
Manaslu. Our expedition was the best and the most successful I have ever been on, not just because we reached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu Ascents, Tragedy and Attempts
Manaslu Ascents, Tragedy and Attempts. An expedition of 11 Italians led by Paolo Paglino managed to put Silvio Modinelli on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Kang Guru
Kang Guru. A Japanese expedition led by Kiyoshi Washizu made the 14th ascent of Kang Guru (6981 meters, 22,904 feet) by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994