American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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 ...
AAJ
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. ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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. ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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. ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Ascents, Attempts and Tragedies
Broad Peak Ascents, Attempts and Tragedies. There were eleven expeditions this year on Broad Peak, on the normal route with ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak Attempt and Garbage Clean-Up
Broad Peak Attempt and Garbage Clean-Up. I returned to Pakistan with a double objective: to remove as much garbage as ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I
Gasherbrum I. Our expedition was composed of Giorgio Nicolodi, Gino Valle, Fausto De Stefani, Sergio De Leo and me as ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak)
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak). Our commercial expedition led by Briton Jonathan Pratt and me from the United States consisted of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I
Gasherbrum I. A Japanese expedition led by Naoyuki Saeki hoped to climb a new route on the north face of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II Ascents and Attempts
Gasherbrum II Ascents and Attempts. An international expedition climbed Gasherbrum II. On August 1, Americans Tom Hargis, leader, John Giban, Charlotte ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum III Attempt
Gasherbrum III attempt. All members of our expedition are serving in the British Army. They were Peter Lawes, Mark Skelton, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Chogolisa Attempt
Chogolisa Attempt. A Spanish expedition led by Mariano López failed to climb the route on Chogolisa on which Hermann ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Attempts
Trango Attempts. A 5-man Japanese expedition led by Tomoyuki Watanabe attempted a new route on the Great Trango Tower to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Uli Biaho, Attempt and Near Disaster
Uli Biaho, Attempt and Near Disaster. A Spanish Catalan expedition led by Oscar Cadiach and composed of Enric Dalmau, Joan ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Latok Attempt
Latok Attempt. Benden Murphy and I made two alpine-style attempts on the Lowe route on Latok’s north ridge between ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Garumbar Glacier, Hispar Region
Garumbar Glacier, Hispar Region. British climbers Dave Wilkinson, Tony Park, Bill Church and Brian Davison visited the Hispar region of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Laila Attempt
Laila Attempt. Kenzo Yamada, Yasuhiro Ohta, Kiyoshi Harada, Emiko Abe, Michio Noguchi, Masahiko Onda, Takashi Masude and I as leader ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Diran, Ascent and Attempts
Diran, Ascent and Attempts. Diran (7257 meters, 23,810 feet) was attempted by six expeditions in 1994. All, except for an expedition of 10 Koreans ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Diran, North Ridge
Diran, North Ridge. Our 11-man expedition placed Base Camp on the Minipin Glacier at 3400 meters on June 11. We crossed the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Diran Tragedy, 1993
Diran Tragedy, 1993. On page 262 of AAJ, 1993, reference was made to the death of Spaniards Francesc Xavier Socias and José Carlos ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Lupghar Sar East Attempt and Ascents of Dut Sar and Chikkorin Sar, 1993
Lupghar Sar East Attempt and Ascents of Dut Sar and Chikkorin Sar, 1993. Piercarlo Poletti, his wife Daniela Vanzini, Dino Cazzaniga, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Momhil Sar Attempt
Momhil Sar Attempt. The members of our Catalan expedition were Dr. Pep Cañellas, Albert Cornelias, Xavier Font, Dani Ramí...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Ultar Attempt
Ultar Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Britons Caradoc Jones, Stephen Reid and me and American Ed Webster. Ultar (7388 meters, 24,240 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Ultar Attempt and Tragedy
Ultar Attempt and Tragedy. A 5-member Japanese expedition led by Ken Takahashi tried to climb the entire south ridge of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995