American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma, Southwest Face Attempt
Shisha Pangma, Southwest Face Attempt. Catherine Destivelle and I left Kathmandu on August 24 and reached Nyalam the next day. We ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Ascent, Attempts and Tragedies in the Post-Monsoon
Shisha Pangma Ascent, Attempts and Tragedies in the Post-Monsoon. Only one climber reached the highest summit of Shisha Pangma in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Rescue, Ascent to Central Summit and New Route
Shisha Pangma Rescue, Ascent to Central Summit and New Route. Frenchmen Jean-Christophe Lafaille and Dominique Caillat were among the many ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma
Shisha Pangma. Our commercial expedition organized by Himalayan Kingdoms and led by me had 12 clients and three guides. Heavy snowfall ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Central Ascent and Tragedy
Shisha Pangma Central Ascent and Tragedy. Our expedition to Shisha Pangma without supplementary oxygen or Sherpas was composed of Dave ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Attempt on Skis
Shisha Pangma Attempt on Skis. Stephen Koch invited me to join Chuck Armatys, Mike Sinclair, Scott Gould, Kurt Papenfus and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Tibet, Lunpo Kangri Attempt
Lunpo Kangri Attempt. Lunpo Kangri rises to 7095 meters (23,278 feet) some 700 kilometers west of Lhasa. Hiroshi Yashima led an expedition of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, K2 Attempt and Ascent of P 6640
K2 Attempt and Ascent of P 6640. Towards the end of April, Americans Mark Wilford and Brad Johnson, Britons Alan Burgess, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, K2, North Buttress via the Japanese Route, Ascent and Tragedy
K2, North Buttress via the Japanese Route, Ascent and Tragedy. The expedition was composed of Spaniards José Carlos Tamayo, Iñ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, K2 Attempt
K2 Attempt. The object of our expedition was to open a new route on the northwest face of K2. After ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Chiring (Karpo Go), Panmah Mustagh
Ten Japanese under the leadership of Hiroshi Fujii ascended unclimbed Chiring (7090 meters, 23,262 feet), which lies in the Panmah Mustagh on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, Chongtar, Improperly-Disposed-of Garbage by Others
Chongtar, Chinese Karakoram and Improperly-Disposed-of Garbage by Others. On September 8, three of four members of our expedition made the first ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Western China, Yuzhu. Qinghai
Yuzhu. Qinghai. Our expedition was composed of Yoshihide Higami, Kazuo Yamagishi, Kiyo Yamagishi, Anji Moriyama, Hideo Tobe and me as ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Western China, Yushu, Kunlun, Qinghai
Yushu, Kunlun, Qinghai. Yushu (5933 meters, 19,466 feet) is a sacred peak at 35°45'N, 93°41'E on the west side of the Kunlun ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Western China, Kaxkar, Tien Shan
Kaxkar, Tien Shan. Kaxkar (or Kashkar) rises to 6347 meters (20,824 feet) in China 15 kilometers south of Tomur (Pik Pobedy). Our expedition ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, Kliuchevskaya Sopka, Kamchatka
Kliuchevskaya Sopka, Kamchatka. Our expedition consisted of Richard Wojtaszaewki, Alyson Starling, Huw Davies and me. After an ascent of Avacha (2900 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, Cherskiy Mountains
Cherskiy Mountains. Michael Doyle, Simon Inger, John Kentish and I were the first western climbers to visit the Cherskiy Mountains ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, Mongun Taiga, Tuva, Southern Siberia
Mongun Taiga, Tuva, Southern Siberia, 1993. Our expedition’s main objective was to unify the separate disciplines of mountain-biking and mountaineering ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, Borkoldoy Region of the Central Tien Shan, Kirghizstan
Borkoldoy Region of the Central Tien Shan, Kirghizstan. A mountaineering and trekking group of five Russians and six British (Marion ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, Pik Olympia, Tien Shan, Kirghizstan
Pik Olympia, Tien Shan, Kirghizstan. The UIAA (International Union of Alpine Associations), which represents 77 mountaineering associations world-wide, celebrated in 1994 the 100...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1995