American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Pakistan, Shispare
Shispare. On June 16, Yukiteru Masui, leader, Seiji Watanabe, Tsuyoshi Ozawa, Hitoshi Kokubu, Naoki Satoh and I started from Barut with ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Pasu I, Ski Ascent and Descent
Pasu I, Ski Ascent and Descent. After a 26-hour bus trip up the Karakoram Highway, we took two days to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Kuti Dorkush, Batura Group
Kuti Dorkush, Batura Group. Irishmen Jack Bergin and Mairi Keenleyside climbed virgin Kuti Dorkush (c. 6000 meters). From Gilgit, they continued ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Dirgol Zom
Dirgol Zom. Six Japanese led by Kiyomi Katori are said to have climbed Dirgot Zom (6778 meters, 22,238 feet). No details are ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Illegal Bulgarian Ascent, 1993
Nanga Parbat, Illegal Bulgarian Ascent, 1993. In AAJ, 1994, pages 264-5, the report of a Bulgarian climb of Nanga Parbat was given. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Ascent and Tragedy
Nanga Parbat Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition was originally to be led by Arturo Santolaria, but he was injured in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, P 18,500, above Thalo Glacier, Hindu Raj, Chitral
P 18,500, above Thalo Glacier, Hindu Raj, Chitral. From the roadhead at Balim, Rich Davies, Rob Thomas, Steve Wrigley, Maggie Worth, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Pakistan, Gul Lasht Zom South and Gul Lasht Zom Southeast
Gul Lasht Zom South and Gul Lasht Zom Southeast, Hindu Kush. Our 12-member Italian expedition reached the roadhead at Shogrom ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Afghanistan, Mir Samir Attempt and Ascent of P 5000
Mir Samir Attempt and Ascent of P 5000. After years when it was too dangerous to enter the mountains of Afghanistan, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Southeastern China, Gonga Shan Attempt and Tragedy
Gonga Sham Attempt and Tragedy. On August 25. Hitoshi Watanabe, Takuya Fukuzawa, Sachiko Takada (f), Yasuyuki Watanabe, Yosuke Suzuki, Junji Kudo ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Kula Kangri Region, 1993
Kula Kangri Region, 1993. A seven-member climbing-and-scientific French party, including geologist Arnaud Pêcher, visited the Kula Kangri area in southern ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Kula Kangri, Second Ascent
Kula Kangri, Second Ascent. An Austrian expedition consisting of Gerhard Berger, Anton Dollfuss, Dr. Martin Donner, Kurt Ebner, Helmut Ortner, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Everest from Tibet in the Pre-Monsoon
Everest from Tibet in the Pre-Monsoon. The Nepalese government’s limited number of permits to climb Everest from the south ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Everest Ascents and Tragedy
Everest Ascents and Tragedy. It was a difficult year on the north side of Everest in the spring of 1994, with ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Everest, Kangshung Face Attempt
Everest, Kangshung Face Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Canadian Barry Blanchard, Americans Steve Swenson, Sandy Pitman (f), Alex Lowe ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Everest Summer Attempt
Everest Summer Attempt. Nick Banks and then Iain Peter from the UK led five Britons, a New Zealander, an Australian ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempts and Tragedy in the Post-Monsoon
Everest Attempts and Tragedy in the Post-Monsoon. In September, the monsoon continued till late in the month and brought large ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu from the North in the Pre-Monsoon
Cho Oyu from the North in the Pre-Monsoon. As in other seasons, there were numerous ascents of Cho Oyu by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu from Tibet in the Post-Monsoon
Cho Oyu from Tibet in the Post-Monsoon. Cho Oyu was successfully climbed in the autumn by 35 climbers, bringing the total ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma in the Pre-Monsoon, Mostly to the Lower Central Summit
Shisha Pangma in the Pre-Monsoon, Mostly to the Lower Central Summit. Only one climber, German Jakob Kirschmer, reached the highest ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995