American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. A 7-member team of the Toyama Sansoh Alpine Club of Japan led by Shigeyoshi Kido climbed Santopanth by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Sri Kailas
Sri Kailas. Nine Indians under the leadership of Basanta Singha Roy set up Base Camp on the Raktvarn Glacier on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi III, Southwest Face, New Route and Repeat of Scottish Route
Bhagirathi III, Southwest Face, New Route and Repeat of Scottish Route. Our expedition reached Base Camp at Nandanban on August 2. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, P 6193, Bhagirathi Group, and Manda II Attempts
P 6193, Bhagirathi Group, and Manda II Attempts. From August 20 to September 30, six Slovenes led by Marko Vrevc attempted two unclimbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling Attempt, Direct North Buttress, Alpine-Style
Shivling Attempt, Direct North Buttress, Alpine-Style. Christoph Hainz and I arrived at Base Camp at 4150 meters below Shivling on May 22. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling, Attempt and Near Tragedy
Shivling, Attempt and Near Tragedy. Our expedition was made up of Surendra Chavan, Moreshwar Kulkarni, Rejesh Patade, Anil Sable, Sanjay ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling Attempt and Tragedy
Shivling Attempt and Tragedy. Our expedition to Shivling ended in tragedy. Mlle Odile Loncle fell 400 meters to her death. It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Meru Shark Fin, East Face Attempt
Meru Shark Fin, East Face Attempt. Britons Paul Pritchard, Johnny Dawes, Noel Craine and I from South Africa tackled the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempt
Thalay Sagar Attempt. A six-man Korean expedition led by Choi Byung- Soo attempted to climb the north face of Thalay ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempt
Thalay Sagar Attempt. Our expedition was made up of Jordi Camprubi, Fredi Puig, Joan Vila, Toti Llobera and me as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Jogin I and III
Jogin I and III. An Indian expedition led by Animesh Bose climbed both of these peaks. Base Camp was set ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Gangotri II
Gangotri II. Indians led by Salil Joshi climbed Gangotri II (6577 meters, 21,513 feet) on May 30. Summiters were A.B. Narajia, Pradip ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Swagarohini I
Swagarohini I. Swargarohini I (6252 meters, 20,512 feet) had been attempted unsuccessfully by fifteen expeditions. An Indian expedition claimed that they reached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Ascents by Indian Expeditions in Himachal Pradesh
Ascents by Indian Expeditions in Himachal Pradesh. Chau Chau Kang Nilda II (6158 meters, 20,204 feet), above Langja village in Spiti, was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Mulkila IV
Mulkila IV. On August 30, an Italian expedition led by Renzo Gemignani climbed Mulkila IV (6517 meters, 21,381 feet). The summit was reached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Ascents of Khamengar and Parahio and Exploration in Kulu, Spiti and Lahul
Ascents of Khamengar and Parahio and Exploration in Kulu, Spiti and Lahul. Our expedition of Kaivan Mistry and me and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, Menthosa
Menthosa. Japanese led by Tsuneo Suzuki climbed Menthosa (6444 meters, 21,140 feet) at the end of August. On August 14, Ishikawa and Ms. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Garhwal, P 6100 and P 5720, Losar Valley
P 6100 and P 5720, Losar Valley. Climbers from Calcutta led by Gopal Roy established Base Camp at 4725 meters on August 23. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Cerro Kishtwar
Our party consisted of Mike Morrison, Mike O’Brien, Stephen Sustad and me as leader. After arriving in Delhi on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Kashmir and Jammu, Brammah II
Brammah II. Eleven Indian Para Commando soldiers climbed Brammah II (6425 meters, 21,080 feet), which had been previously unsuccessfully at tempted by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Kashmir and Jammu, Dzo Jongo
Dzo Jongo. This lovely peak (6120 meters, 20,079 feet), which rises above the Markha valley in Zanskar, was climbed by Germans Frank ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Kashmir and Jammu, Nun
Nun. Two Japanese expeditions were on the west ridge of Nun this year. One, led by Kazuyoshi Kondo, put Takashi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Kashmir and Jammu, Kun Ascent and Attempt
Kun Ascent and Attempt. A French expedition led by Jacques Duevisson climbed Kun by its east ridge in mid August. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Kashmir and Jammu, Exploration of the High-Altitude Desert of Rupshu and Ascent of Mata, Southeast Ladakh
Exploration of the High-Altitude Desert of Rupshu and Ascent of Mata, Southeast Ladakh. Our members were Chetan Bhattacharji, Rajbans Talwar, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Eastern Karakoram, Aq Tash
Aq Task. A joint Indo-Japanese expedition was led by Indian Hukam Singh and me. After arriving at Base Camp at 4800 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, India—Eastern Karakoram, Mamostong Kangi II
Mamostong Kangi II. Our joint Indo-Austrian expedition of twelve made the first ascent of Mamostong Kangri II (7023 meters, 23,042 feet). The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Ascent and Tragedy
K2 Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition was composed of Slovenes Dr. Damijan Meško, Viki Grošelj, Davo Karnicar, Boš...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, K2, via West Ridge
K2, via West Ridge. Our international expedition was led by Englishman Jonathan Pratt and me from the United States. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. Peter Arbic, Troy Kirwan and I arrived at Base Camp on June 20. We wanted to climb the south-southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt, Rescue, Recovery of Bodies of Long-Lost Climbers and Micro-Hydroelectric Project
K2 Attempt, Rescue, Recovery of Bodies of Long-Lost Climbers and Micro-Hydroelectric Project. Our members were my wife Julie-Ann Clyma, Alan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt via the South Spur
K2 Attempt via the South Spur. Our expedition which attempted the south spur of K2 was composed of Jordi Anglé...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Ascent and Tragedy
K2 Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition consisted of Americans Stacy Allison (f), leader, John Petroske, Steve Steckmyer and me and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Ascents by Germans, a Kirghiz, an Australian and Swedes and Deaths on the Descent
K2, Ascents by Germans, a Kirghiz, an Australian and Swedes and Deaths on the Descent. The Northlight Expedition was led ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. Our international team was led by Netherlander Wim Van Harskamp and further comprised Tim Styles, Matt Comesky, Michael ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak
Broad Peak. Two Japanese expeditions successfully climbed Broad Peak by the normal route. Koji Sekine was the leader of one ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak)
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak). A Swiss expedition led by Norbert Joos climbed Gasherbrum I, three climbers getting to the summit. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. An American-Polish-Scottish party climbed Gasherbrum II as appears below. On July 22, a Japanese expedition led by Yasunari Yamashita ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. An American expedition was jointly guided by Roger Gocking and Thor Kieser. In unstable weather, the top was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV Attempt
Gasherbrum IV Attempt. Our team consisted of Andy Perkins, Andy Cave, Kate Phillips, Chris Flewitt, Brendan Murphy and me as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV, Solo East Face Attempt
Gasherbrum IV, Solo East Face Attempt. Having traveled to Base Camp with the Japanese expedition led by Hirofumi Konishi, Yasushi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994