American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Baruntse in the Post-Monsoon
Baruntse in the Post-Monsoon. Baruntse (7129 meters, 23,389 feet) continues to be one of the most popular peaks in Nepal. In the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse
Lhotse. An international expedition was highly successful on the west face of Lhotse. Leader Oskar Kihlborg and Mikael Reuterswärd ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse
Lhotse. After guiding on Everest, Rob Hall and I made a three-day ascent of Lhotse via the normal west-face route. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Attempt of Lhotse-Lhotse Shar Traverse
Attempt of Lhotse-Lhotse Shar Traverse. Jean Troillet and I established ourselves in Everest Base Camp on August 26. It was not ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse in the Post-Monsoon
Lhotse in the Post-Monsoon. All ascents of Lhotse in the autumn were by the normal west-face route from the Western ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse
Lhotse. Our international group of six was led by Pole Ryszard Pawlowksi. We established Base Camp on September 5. From September 7 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Everest in the Pre-Monsoon
Everest in the Pre-Monsoon. Thirty-seven men (no women) climbed Everest this spring from Nepal in a rather straightforward fashion. No ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Everest Ascent and Clean-up
Everest Ascent and Clean-up. In the spring of 1994, The Sagarmatha Environmental Expedition embarked on a unique mission on the world’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
The Mountaineers
Glacial Movement in the Khumbu Icefall. There appears earlier in this Journal an article written by Jack Starmer on the ...
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Club Activities
1995
Asia, Nepal, Everest in the Post-Monsoon Season
Everest in the Post-Monsoon Season. On the standard South Col route on Everest, climbers are somewhat better protected from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, British Mount Everest Medical Expedition
British Mount Everest Medical Expedition. Some 75 people in all were members of our expedition, but only eight were allowed to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Nuptse East, South Buttress Attempt
Nuptse East, South Buttress Attempt. Christophe Moulin, Gérard Vionnet, Patrick Berhault and I hoped to climb Nuptse East in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Southeast Face
Ama Dablam, Southeast Face. Sergei Bogomolov, Dmitri Botov, Sergei Golubtsov and I climbed a new route on Ama Dablam in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam Attempt
Ama Dablam Attempt. An expedition of four Austrians and two Germans was under the leadership of Günther Kerber. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam in the Post-Monsoon
Ama Dablam in the Post-Monsoon. A total of 50 men and women summited Ama Dablam this season. Two expeditions each put 11 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Tawoche and Cholatse
Ama Dablam, Tawoche and Cholatse. An expedition of 11 South Koreans led by Son Moon-Kyu had three objectives. On September 10, Kim ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Winter Ascent, 1995
Ama Dablam, Winter Ascent, 1995. A Japanese expedition of three climbed Ama Dablam by the standard southwest ridge. On January 14, 1995, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Kangtega Attempt
Kangtega Attempt. Four Swiss led by Hans Rauner attempted the southeast face of Kangtega (6779 meters, 22,241 feet). They reached a high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Pre-Monsoon Ascent and Attempt
Pumori Pre-Monsoon Ascent and Attempt. An 11-member Italian expedition was led by Ruggero Zanaini. On April 14, Armando Antola, Franco ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Pumori Post-Monsoon Ascent and Attempts
Pumori Post-Monsoon Ascents and Attempts. There were ten expeditions in the autumn to Pumori (7161 meters, 23,494 feet). All climbed or attempted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Cholatse Attempt
Cholatse Attempt. Seven Germans led by Hans-Jörg Gutzler failed on their attempt to climb Cholatse by the southwest ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu, Southwest Face
Cho Oyu, Southwest Face. The only people to climb Cho Oyu from Nepal in the post-monsoon accomplished a remarkable achievement. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu, Illegal Crossing into Tibet
Cho Oyu, Illegal Crossing into Tibet. A member of an expedition on the Tibetan side of Cho Oyu reports on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu Ascent and Attempt from the South in the Pre-Monsoon
Cho Oyu Ascent and Attempt from the South in the Pre-Monsoon. Malcolm Duff from Scotland led an international group consisting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Cho Oyu from Nepal, Pre-Monsoon
Cho Oyu from Nepal, Pre-Monsoon. We established Base Camp south of the Nangpa La at 5200 meters on April 21. We crossed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Khatang Attempt
Khatang Attempt. Our 6-man, 3-woman expedition, which I led, attempted to ascend Khatang’s (6782 meters, 22,250 feet) northeast ridge, by which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Dorje Lhakpa
Dorje Lhakpa. A 3-man Japanese expedition to Dorje Lhakpa (6966 meters, 22,854 feet) completed the 9th ascent of the peak on October 13 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Dorje Lhakpa, Winter Attempt and Tragedy
Dorje Lhakpa, Winter Attempt and Tragedy. Before this season, all climbs on Dorje Lhakpa (6966 meters, 22,854 feet) had been made on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Urkinmang
Urkinmang, Jugal Himal. An expedition of five Japanese and three Sherpas made a new route and fifth ascent of Urkinmang (6151 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Langshisha Ri, West-Northwest Face
I made a solo, alpine-style, first ascent of the west-northwest face of Langshisha Ri (6427 meters, 21,086 feet) and the first traverse ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung
Langtang Lining. An expedition of four Spanish Catalans climbed Lang- tang Lirung (7234, 23,734 feet) by the southwest face. On October 7, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung, Winter Ascent
Langtang Lirung, Winter Ascent. Two Japanese teams went to the normal southeast ridge of Langtang Lining (7234 meters, 23,734 feet). Our group ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung, Winter Attempt
Langtang Lirung, Winter Attempt. Another team of three Japanese and one Nepalese, led by Ichiro Hosoda, arrived at their 4200-meter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh V
Ganesh V. An expedition of 7 Slovenes led by Stane Belak established Base Camp and Camps I and II at 4150, 5150 and 6000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Chamar Attempt
Chamar Attempt. An expedition of ten Englishmen and an American led by Robert Brown hoped to climb Chamar, Shringi Himal (7187 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu
Manaslu. An expedition of four Swiss, two Netherlanders and a Frenchwoman was led by Swiss André Georges. On October 19, Georges ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Gyajikang
Gyajikang. Gyajikang (7038 meters, 23,091 feet) lies northwest of Manaslu. Our expedition of ten Japanese and five Nepalese policemen, plus Nepali high-altitude ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Singuchuli Attempt
Singuchuli Attempt. Slovenes Tadej Golob and Žiga Petric wanted to make an attempt on Hiunchuli, but because there was nearly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Himal Chuli Attempt
Himal Chuli Attempt. An expedition of five South Koreans led by Jeong Deuk-Chai failed on October 4 at 7450 meters to complete ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Nemjung Attempt
Nemjung Attempt. Brian Ottewell, Dave McCarthy, Ray Harris and I attempted Nemjung (7140 meters, 23,425 feet) by its south face and west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Kang Guru
Kang Guru. Led by Jean-Pierre Frachon, four Frenchmen completed the 16th ascent of Kang Guru (6981 meters, 22,904 feet). They climbed the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Pisang Tragedy, Annapurna Himal
Pisang Tragedy, Annapurna Himal. Nepal’s second-worst climbing disaster occurred on Pisang (6091 meters, 19,904 feet), a trekking peak. On November 13, nine ...
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Accident Reports
1995
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV Attempts
Annapurna IV Attempts. There were two unsuccessful attempts on Annapurna IV this autumn, both on the northwest ridge. An expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna III Attempt and Tragedy
Annapurna III Attempt and Tragedy. A Slovene expedition led by Boris Strmšek attempted a new route on the southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna III Attempt
Annapurna III Attempt. Four Spaniards led by César Gregorio attempted to climb Annapurna III by its southwest face. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Tharpu Chuli (Tent Peak) Ascent and Tragedy
Tharpu Chuli (Tent Peak) Ascent and Tragedy. Japanese Kentaro Yamao and partner climbed Tharpu Chuli (5663 meters, 18,580 feet) on May 2, but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Tarke Kang
Tarke Kang. On October 15, Sepp Hirtreiter, Rolf Thorenz, Andi Kern, Bernhard Hron, Alban Griesmair, Christoph Markowski and I got to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Summer Attempt
Annapurna Summer Attempt. A Japanese expedition of five led by Ichiro Hosoda attempted to climb Annapurna’s north face by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, South Face
Annapurna South Face. Bae Hyun-Chul, Kang Duk-Moon, Im Jong-Bum, Hwang Dong-Jin, Hong Jea-Ki, Lee Soo-Ho, Kim In-Ki, Kim Jae-Suck, Jung ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, South Face Attempt
Annapurna, South Face Attempt. Catherine Destivelle and I were accompanied by photographer Pascal Tournaire. We hoped to climb a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995