American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Winter Attempt and Tragedy
Annapurna Winter Attempt and Tragedy. Eight South Koreans with nine Nepalese were led by Kim Teuk-Hee on the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Hiunchuli Attempt, Annapurna Group
Hiunchuli Attempt, Annapurna Group. Slovenes Bojan Pockar, leader, Tadej Golob and Štefan Mlinaric visited Hiunchuli (6441 meters, 21,133 feet), hoping to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South, Winter Ascent
Annapurna South, Winter Ascent. Nikolai Cherny, Valeri Lobankov, Akhamadulla Minihaev, Vladimir Shataev and I ascended the south face of Annapurna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Tilitso Post-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt
Tilitso Post-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt. Tilitso (7134 meters, 23,405 feet) was successfully climbed by three expeditions in the fall. All were by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Tukuche
Tukuche. A Japanese expedition of four climbed Tukuche (6920 meters, 22,703 feet) by the northwest ridge. On October 7, leader Shingoro Tamai, Miss ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempt
Dhaulagiri Attempt. An experienced climber from the Netherlands, Bart Vos, came to Nepal with a different sort of ambitious project, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Ascents, Attempts and Tragedies in the Post-Monsoon
Dhaulagiri, Ascents, Attemps and Tragedies in the Post-Monsoon. There were eight expeditions in the fall to Dhaulagiri (8167 meters, 26,795 feet), all ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Ascents and Tragedy
Dhaulagiri Ascents and Tragedy. Our international team consisted of Italian Marco Berti, leader, Italian Marco Bianchi, Italian (South Tirolean) Christian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Winter Attempt
Dhaulagiri Winter Attempt. Swiss Franco Dellatorre proposed to make a solo winter attempt on Dhaulagiri’s normal northeast ridge. He ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nanda Devi East
Nanda Devi East. Because of the closure of the Nanda Devi Sanctuary, the only access to Nanda Devi East is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nanda Devi East, Northeast Ridge Attempt and South Ridge Ascent
Nanda Devi East, Northeast Ridge Attempt and South Ridge Ascent. Our attempt on the northeast ridge of Nanda Devi East ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nanda Devi East
Nanda Devi East. Our Catalan expedition was composed of Xavier Laporta, Manel Lobe, Salvador Angles, Josep Antón Alarcón, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Trisul
Trisul. Our four-man expedition ascended the Nandakini River to establish Base Camp at 4300 meters on September 17. We placed Camps I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Lamchir and Nanda Kini
Lamchir and Nanda Kini. Both of these peaks have been climbed by National Outdoor Leadership School courses. Lamchir was first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Abi Gamin, Ascent by a One-Legged Man
Abi Gamin, Ascent by a One-Legged Man. When Baba Manindra Pal was 19, he lost a leg in a railroad accident. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Abi Gamin
Abi Gamin. A 12-member Indian team led by Vasant V. Limaye failed to climb Kamet, but they summited on Abi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Nilgiri Parbat Attempt and Ascent
Nilgiri Parbat Attempt and Ascent. Indians V. Shankar, leader, Vinay Hegde, Vivek Hegde and Dinesh Shertate set up Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Chaukhamba II Attempt
Chaukhamba II Attempt. Koreans Kim Woong-Sik and three others attempted virgin Chaukhamba II (7068 meters, 23,190 feet), approaching for the first time ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Satopanth
Satopanth. There were three successful expeditions to Satopanth (7075 meters, 23,540 feet), which climbed the normal north ridge. These were 6 South Koreans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Chandra Parbat I
Chandra Parbat I. Our Australian team of eight made the first ascent of Chandra Parbat I (6739 meters, 22,110 feet), which lies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995