American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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497 Records

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Asia, Pakistan, Baintha Brakk (Ogre) Attempt and Tragedy
Baintha Brakk (Ogre) Attempt and Tragedy. Our expedition hoped to climb the south buttress of Baintha Brakk. We were Swiss ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Bojohaghur II (Ultar) Attempt, 1992
Bojohaghur II (Ultar) Attempt, 1992. A Japanese three-man expedition, led by Toshio Narita, attempted to climb Bojohaghur II, which is also ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Ultar Attempt
Ultar Attempt. After acclimatizing by climbing the neighbor peak Bublimotin from the Hassanabad side, Geir Arne Bore, Jan Ivar BØ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Sani Pakkush Tragedy
Sani Pakkush Tragedy. This 6952-meter (22,808-foot) peak, which lies 15 kilometers northwest of Batura, had been previously climbed by Germans in 1991. ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Malubiting West Attempt
Malubiting West Attempt. Ten Spaniards led by Jaume Campolier failed in their bid to climb Malubiting West. Josep Paytubi, Servei ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Diran Tragedy
Diran Tragedy. The leader Francesc Xavier Socias and José Marmol of a 9-man expedition from Mallorca, Spain were killed in ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Diran
Diran. A British expedition led by Flight Sergeant William Batson of the Mountain Rescue Team of the Royal Air Force ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Koz Sar Attempt
Koz Sar Attempt. Our party consisted of Peter Williams, Declan MacMahan, Steve Richardson, Ivan Wolton and me as leader. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt
Nanga Parbat Attempt. Ours was the first official expedition from what was East Germany to attempt an 8000-meter peak. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat
Nanga Parbat. Five Spaniards climbed Nanga Parbat by the Kinshofer route on the Diamir side. After arriving at Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat
Nanga Parbat. Our Catalan expedition was composed of Jordi Bosch, Pep Permañé, Ramón Estiu, Xavier Robiró, Iñaki Garijo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat's Mazeno Ridge and Accident
Nanga Parbat’s Mazeno Ridge and Accident. Pole Wojciech Kurtyka and I hoped to try the Mazeno Ridge to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Climbed by Bulgarians
Nanga Parbat Climbed by Bulgarians. An expedition of five Bulgarians led by Minko Zankovski climbed the normal route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat
Nanga Parbat. Our expedition was composed of Ichiro Hosoda, Yosuke Kurita, Shinji Chiba, Hideki Omiya, Toshiyuki Kitamura, Yasuhiko Mochizuki, Tsuyoshi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat
Nanga Parbat. Our international expedition was a commercial but not a guided one. We ascended a variation of the Kinshofer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Akher Chioh Attempt and Tragedy, Eastern Hindu Kush
Akher Chioh Attempt and Tragedy, Eastern Hindu Kush. My wife Anita Burkhardt-Fendt, Klaus Cramer, Christine Wieloch, Dr. Klaus Schönwald, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Shayaz, Eastern Hindu Kush
Shayaz, Eastern Hindu Kush. Our expedition was composed of Yoshihisa Tagawa, leader, Jiro Tomonaga, Wataru Kawakami and me (f). We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Gul Lasht Zom, Hindu Kush
Gul Lasht Zorn, Hindu Kush. After the Chogolisa expedition, I teamed up with John Kentish for a short visit to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Pakistan, Darban Zom Attempt, Hindu Kush
Darban Zom Attempt, Hindu Kush. The members of our expedition to Darban Zom (7110 meters, 23,327 feet) were Jürgen Diederichs, Heiki ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, P 6509 Attempt, Kang Karpo Range, Northwest Yunnan
P 6509 Attempt, Kang Karpo Range, Northwest Yünnan. In September and October, Gary Driggs, Henry Everding, Clifford Leight, Klev Schoening, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, Lamo-she, Daxue Shan, Sichuan
Lamo-she, Daxue Shan, Sichuan. About 25 kilometers northeast of Gongga Shan is a group of peaks called the Lamo-she peaks by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, Konk Risumgongba Range
Konka Risumgongba Range. Englishman Brian Smith and I went to this little-known range in April and May. The Konka Risumgongba ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, Anyemaqen
Anyemaqen. Japanese climbers from Yamanashi Prefecture led by Masahiro Saegusa climbed Anyemaqen (6282 meters, 20,610 feet). They established Base Camp and Camps ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, Anyemaqen 5
Anyemaqen 5. Our expedition climbed what we believe was an untrodden summit in the Anyemaqen group, Anyemaqen 5 (6090 meters, 19,981 feet). Six university ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Chomo Lönzo
Chomo Lönzo. A 9-member Japanese expedition of Rikkyo University led by Mitsumasa Ushikubo made the second ascent of Chomo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Dongfang
Dongfang. On April 27, Horst Adamek, Josef Wissenberger, Karl Zöll, Jongbu Sherpa and I made the first ascent of Dongfang (7003 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest Traverse from the North in the Pre-Monsoon
Everest Traverse from the North in the Pre-Monsoon. On April 14, two figures were seen from Nepal descending the southeast ridge, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest, Other Pre-monsoon North-Col Ascents and Attempt
Everest, Other Pre-monsoon North-Col Ascents and Attempt. An expedition of eight Chinese and eight Taiwanese was led by Chinese Zeng ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest Summer Attempts
Everest Summer Attempts. The North Col attempt by John Roskelley and me was unsuccessful. Although healthy and well acclimatized, we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Carolyn Gunn and I arrived on August 17 at Kathmandu, where we met the other team member, Tamding Sherpa. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest Ascent and Attempts in the Post-Monsoon
Everest Ascent and Attempts in the Post-Monsoon. Aside from the Out There Trekking Expedition described below, there was only one ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest Ascent and Tragedy
Everest Ascent and Tragedy. There is no restriction on the numbers of members an expedition may have on the Tibetan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest, More on Earlier Chinese Expeditions
Everest, More on Earlier Chinese Expeditions. When the Western mountaineering world reacted with scepticism to Chinese claims in 1960 that their ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Central, Pre-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt
Shisha Pangma Central, Pre-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt. Three ascents were made to the central summit of Shisha Pangma before the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Ascents of Main and Central Summits and Attempts in the Post-Monsoon
Shisha Pangma Ascents of Main and Central Summits and Attempts in the Post-Monsoon. An expedition of 10 Koreans led by Kang ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma, Central Summit
Shisha Pangma, Central Summit. On September 22, Matej Kranjc, leader, Urban Golob, Andrej Karnicar and Iztok Tomazin left Kathmandu for Tibet, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu from the North in the Pre-Monsoon Season
Cho Oyu from the North in the Pre-Monsoon Season. All ascents of Cho Oyu (8201 meters, 26,906 feet) were made by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu and Shisha Pangma, New Routes
Cho Oyu and Shisha Pangma, New Routes. Our expedition was composed of Italian Marco Bianchi, Portuguese João Garcia, Poles ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu from the North in the Post-Monsoon
Cho Oyu from the North in the Post-Monsoon. Although all the climbers of Cho Oyu, with the exception of Krzysztof ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu, Foresummit, and Shisha Pangma, Central Summit
Cho Oyu, Foresummit, and Shisha Pangma, Central Summit. On August 30, Jan Harris, Jim Jennings, Dan Langmade and I arrived at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
K2 Attempt from the North
Spaniard Basques Felix Iñurrategi and Alberto Inurrategi, Joseba Urkia, Fernando Uribesalgo, Jon Ander Loido and Xabier Zuniga attempted to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, K2 Attempt from the North
K2 Attempt from the North. Russians Alexei Klimin, Ms. Elena Glushko, Nikolai Yurakovski and I as leader, Mexican Ricardo Torres ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, The Crown (Huang Guan Feng)
The Crown (Huang Guan Feng). A Japanese Alpine Club expedition of 14 members led by me climbed the Crown (7295 meters, 23,934 feet), 40 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, Yuzhu Feng, Eastern Kunlun, Qinghai
Yuzhu Feng, Eastern Kunlun, Qinghai. Our expedition was composed of Yasuji and Kimio Moriyama, Hiroaki Tokuda, Yasuji Wakita, Yasuo Ota ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, Kok Sel, Xinjiang
Kok Sel, Xinjiang. A 17-member Japanese expedition led by Eiji Kamei climbed for the first time a 6705-meter (21,998-foot) peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, CIS, Khan Tengri, International Speed Climbing Competition, Kirghizstan
Khan Tengri, International Speed Climbing Competition, Kirghizstan. In order to compete, Conrad Anker and I were graciously hosted at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Khan Tengri Tragedy
Khan Tengri Tragedy. On July 23, a number of teams occupied camp in the 6000-meter col between Pik Chapayeva and Khan ...
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Accident Reports
1994
A Second Khan Tengri Tragedy
A Second Khan Tengri Tragedy. A British commercial expedition had three clients led by aspirant guide Peter Potter. At the 4200...
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Accident Reports
1994
Asia, CIS, Fanskiye Gory, Tadzhikistan, 1992
Fanskiye Gory, Tadzhikistan, 1992. On June 16, 1992, Rick and Alison Allen, Sharu Prabhu and our Russian hosts, Sergei Yefimov and Valeri Pershin, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Peaks Above Vanch Valley
Richard Leech, Oliver Shergold, Martin Shelley, Polly Truscott, Punit Khare, Louise Rickard, Rob Haddock, Roy Bannerman and I as leader ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994