American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Sesar Rang
Sesar Rang. This lovely peak is on the divide between the Tirung Gad and Gyamithang Gad in eastern Kinnaur. It ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Num Themga and Other Peaks, Losar Valley, Western Spiti
Num Themga and Other Peaks, Losar Valley, Western Spiti. The aim of “Spiti Adventure— 1994” was to climb in the Losar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Chau Chau Kang Nilda, Spiti, Ascent and Tragedy
Chau Chau Kang Nilda, Spiti, Ascent and Tragedy. Shyamal Kumar Banerjee led an expedition of seven which climbed Chau Chau ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Kulu Pumori
Kulu Pumori. Shib Shankar Das led an Indian expedition which climbed Kulu Pumori (6553 meters, 21,500 feet). This beautiful pyramid stands in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Shigri Parbat
Shigri Parbat. A British expedition led by Adrian Lagnado climbed Shigri Parbat (6526 meters, 21,410 feet) on the Lahul-Spiti divide. They approached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, P 5680, Pyramid Peak and P 5988, Parvati Valley, Kulu
P 5680, Pyramid Peak and P 5988, Parvati Valley, Kulu. A 5-man British expedition led by Oliver Shergold climbed several interesting peaks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Fluted Peak, Karcha Nala
Fluted Peak, Karcha Nala. K.V. Mohan led an expedition to this peak (6159 meters, 20,207 feet). Mohan reached the summit on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Karcha Parbat
Karcha Parbat. An Indian expedition led by Narayan Chandra Paramanick climbed Karcha Parbat (6270 meters, 20,571 feet) on August 28. The summiters were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Gangstang, Lahul
Gongstang, Lahul. An expedition led by Ashim Kumar Gosh Chowdhary approached Gangstang (6162 meters, 20,216 feet) via the Nisang valley. Four members ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, Ascents in the CB Group
Ascents in the CB Group. Seven Japanese led by Kazuo Oku climbed CB-13 (6264 meters, 20,550 feet) via the north ridge. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Himachal Pradesh, KR-7 and KR-8, Lahul
KR-7 and KR-8, Lahul. Two parties operated in the Koa Rong valley, both of which succeeded in climbing hitherto unclimbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Hagshu Attempts
Hagshu Attempts. The usual approaches to the Kishtwar area have been restricted, forcing a long route via Lahul or Zanskar. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Kun
Kun. A Spanish expedition led by Francisco Javier Lapresa climbed Kun (7077 meters, 23,220 feet) by its east ridge on August 21. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun Attempts
Nun Attempts. There were two unsuccessful expeditions to Nun (7135 meters, 23,410 feet) in 1994. French climbers led by Jean Bordes attempted the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Nun, 1993, Mysterious Disappearance
Nun, 1993, Mysterious Disappearance. On August 22, 1993, after establishing Camp II on Nun, we returned to Base Camp. On the way we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, India—Kashmir and Jammu, Winter Trek along the Zanskar River to Leh, Ladakh
Winter Trek along the Zanskar River to Leh, Ladakh. An Indo-British party co-led by Indian Mandip Singh Soin and Briton ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy
K2 Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy. A large number of expeditions was active this year on K2. An expedition of Spanish ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Attempt from the West and Ascent from the South
K2, Attempt from the West and Ascent from the South. Poles Wojciech Kurtyka, Krzysztof Wielicki and I spent three and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Amical Alpin Expedition and the Death of Steve Untch
K2, Amical Alpin Expedition and the Death of Steve Untch. Our international expedition included New Zealander Rob Hall. Finn Veikka ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, K2 Ascent and Tragedy
K2 Ascent and Tragedy. In order to acclimatize our members before attempting K2, we established a training camp near Nanga ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995