American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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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Climbs And Expeditions
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
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV Attempt
Annapurna IV Attempt. A 13-member British team hoped to climb Annapurna IV (7525 meters, 24,688 feet) by the northwest ridge. They had ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Climbed by Tibetans
Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Climbed by Tibetans. On standard routes were the first Tibetans and first of any Chinese, on a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South Face Attempt and Near Tragedy
Annapurna South Face Attempt and Near Tragedy. Franc Knez and Slavko Sveticic attempted to complete the route on the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna North Face Attempts
Annapurna North Face Attempts. There were two unsuccessful attempts to climb Annapurna by the usual north-face route. Nine Spanish Catalans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Khangsar Kang (Roc Noir) Attempt
Khangsar Kang (Roc Noir) Attempt. Seven Koreans led by Yang Wha-Souk attempted to climb Khangsar Kang (7485 meters, 24,557 feet) by its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso Attempt
Tilitso Attempt. Eleven Greeks under the leadership of Stratos Paraskevaides attempted to climb Tilitso by its northeast spur and north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt
Dhaulagiri Attempt. Eight Australians, two New Zealanders and a Briton, led by Australian Zac Zaharias, had hoped to climb the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Direct North Face
Dhaulagiri Direct North Face. Rick Allen describes in a full article earlier in the Journal his experiences with a Russian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri in the Post-Monsoon
Dhaulagiri in the Post-Monsoon. There were six expeditions to Dhaulagiri, all on the normal northeast ridge. The expeditions are listed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Tragedy
Dhaulagiri Tragedy. On October 6, the well-known New Zealander Gary Ball died from high-altitude sickness on Dhaulagiri. He was 40 years old. ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Asia, Nepal, Churen Himal Attempt
Churen Himal Attempt. An expedition of nine Italians led by Adriano Favre attempted to climb Churen Himal (7371 meters, 24,183 feet) by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, Tripura Hiunchuli II
Tripura Hiunchuli II. The members of our expedition were Mariano Diaz, Vincent Devlamynck, Francis Parrot, Olivier Pohl, Michel Lentz, Juany ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Nepal, P 6455, Palchung Hamga Himal
P 6455, Palchung Hamga Himal. We had received permission to climb Kanjiroba by its northern side. However, because of the difficulty ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nanda Devi
Nanda Devi. After many years of closure to allow the Nanda Devi Sanctuary to recover its more pristine state, an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nanda Devi East
Nanda Devi East. A team from the Indian Border Security Force, led by S.C. Negi, approached via the Milam ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Panwali Dwar
Panwali Dwar. On October 3, George Healey, Winky O’Neale and I made the third ascent of Panwali Dwar (6663 meters, 21,860 feet), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kamet
Kamet. Kamet (7756 meters, 25,447 feet) was climbed by an Indian Army Armored Corps team led by Captain S.P. Malik. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Chaukhamba II Tragedy
Chaukhamba II Tragedy. An Italian expedition hoped to climb Chaukhamba II (7077 meters, 23,220 feet). The group, led by Mauro Farina, was ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nilkantha
Nilkantha. A 37-member multinational army expedition was led by Indian Lieutenant Colonel H.S. Chauhan. There were 25 Indians and three ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nilkantha Tragedy
Nilkanta Tragedy. On September 30, six members of the Japanese expedition of Obihiro Bisutari Club of Hokkiado died on the northeast ...
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Accident Reports
1994