American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, India—Garhwal, Trimukhi Parbat
Trimukhi Parbat. A 12-member Indian Army team, led by Major Bhajan Singh Bisht, approached the Jadhganga valley via Uttarkashi and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, P 6504 (Rajiv)
P 6504 (Rajiv). A 23-member team, including 15 climbers from the Rajiv Gandhi Memorial Athanium Club of Madras, was led by R. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi I Attempt and Bhagirathi II Ascent
Bhagirathi I Attempt and Bhagirathi II Ascent. A Japanese expedition led by Kazuo Yamamoto reached 6100 meters on the west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi III
Bhagirathi III. On August 28, New Zealander Kynan Bazely and Australians Vera Wong and I as leader arrived at Nandanban Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Bhagirathi IV Attempt
Bhagirathi IV Attempt. Slovenes Matjaž Jamnik and Silvo Karo hoped to climb the west face of Bhagirathi IV. Unfortunately, during ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Yogishwar Attempt and Ascent of Saife
Yogishwar Attempt and Ascent of Saife. A 5-man Spanish team led by Fernando Navarro approached from the Shyamvarna Glacier and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Chaturangi III Attempt
Chaturangi III Attempt. Britons A.S. Miller and R. Wright established Camp I on Chaturangi III (6304 meters, 20,683 feet) and on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Indian Ascents and Attempts in Garhwal
Indian Ascents and Attempts in Garhwal. Two Indian expeditions successfully climbed Gangotri I (6672 meters, 21,890 feet). The leaders were Dr. Anjan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kedar Dome Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy
Kedar Dome Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy. Kedar Dome (6831 meters, 22,410 feet) was the scene of several ascents and a number of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kedar Dome Ski Attempt; A Female Liaison Officer
Kedar Dome Ski Attempt; A Female Liaison Officer. I led a four-man party from the Alpine Ski Club, all of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Kedarnath
Kedarnath. A 9-member team from Switzerland led by Christophe Peretti failed to climb Kedarnath (6940 meters, 22,770 feet) at the end of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling Ascent and Attempts
Shivling Ascent and Attempts. A 6-member Indian expedition led by H.C. Chokshi climbed Shivling (6543 meters, 21,467 feet) in early June. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Shivling and Bhagirathi III Attempts
Shivling and Bhagirathi III Attempts. Fabrizio Defrancesco, Stefano Nicolussi and I hoped to climb the Indo-Tibetan Border Police route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Meru North and Shivling II
Meru North and Shivling II. German Bahillo, Juan Carlos Bahillo, Simón Elias and I arrived at Base Camp at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempts
Thalay Sagar Attempts. Five expeditions attempted unsuccessfully to climb Thalay Sagar (6904 meters, 22,650 feet) in 1994. The attempt of three Italians led ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Thalay Sagar, North Face Attempt
From June 18 to 25, Enrico Rosso, Alessandro Vanetti and I climbed alpine-style the first 1000 meters of a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Thalay Sagar Attempt
Thalay Sagar Attempt. Todd McDougall and I attempted the northeast buttress of Thalay Sagar alpine-style. After arriving at Kedar Tal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Garhwal, Jaonli
Jaonli. A joint Mongolian-Indian expedition was led by Radnabazarin Zorig and Mohindar Singh. There were 13 Mongolians. The team reached Jaonli ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Rangrik Rang, Kinnaur
Rangrik Rang, Kinnaur. Little was known about the objective of our Indo-British expedition. No photographs were available, no eye-witness reports. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Manirang, Saponang and Ghunsarang, Spiti
Manirang, Saponang and Ghunsarang, Spiti. The second phase of the Indo-British expedition was equally successful, with the third ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995