American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, El Mocho, New Route
El Mocho, New Route. It was reported that the Germans Jorn Heller and Robert Jasper climbed a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Torre Valley, Various Ascents
Cerro Torre Valley, Various Ascents. In January, during a four-week stay in Bridwell Camp and thanks to the cooperation of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Adela Sur, New Route, and Traverse of Cerro Nato, Doblando, and Grande
Cerro Adela Sur, New Route, and Traverse of Cerro Nato, Doblado, and Grande. It was reported that the German Robert ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Aguja de la S
Aguja de la S. This formation, although the smallest granite peak in the Fitz Roy area, offers superb climbing on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Aguja Poincenot, South Face
Aguja Poincenot, South Face. It was reported that a four-man team of Andy Maag (Ireland), Makoto Ishibe (Japan), Alexandre Portela (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Fitz Roy, Royal Flush
Fitz Roy, Royal Flush. The climb was done in January/February. I was accompanied by German climbers Bernd Arnold, Jorg ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Fitz Roy, Northwest Buttress
Fitz Roy, Northwest Buttress. Italians Andrea Sarchi, Lorenzo Nadali and Mauro Girardi ascended the northwest buttress of Fitz Roy over ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Fitz Roy Attempt
Fitz Roy Attempt. In February 1994, Waldo Farias and I attempted Fitz Roy. On February 12 we managed to climb the Franco-Argentine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Fitz Roy, Franco-Argentine Route, Second Solo Ascent
Fitz Roy, Franco-Argentine Route, Second Solo Ascent. It was reported that Christoph Hainz ascended this route on December 24. From the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Piergiorgio, Gringos Locos
Piergiorgio, Gringos Locos. On November 16 to 18, and again on December 7 and 8, Italians Maurizio Giordani and Gianluca Maspes climbed Gringos Locos (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Northern Patagonian Icefield Traverse and Various Ascents
Northern Patagonian Icefield Traverse and Various Ascents. Between January 4 and January 27 our expedition, composed of seven members, visited the Northern ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Piramide
Cerro Piramide. It was reported that Germans W. Lolblinger and E. Hass climbed this snow peak on December 5. (High Mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, San Valentin Massif, North Peak
San Valentin Massif, North Peak. It was reported that a Spanish team of Pedro Antonio Ortega, Angel Ortiz, Bruno and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Argentine and Chilean Patagonia, San Lorenzo Ascents
San Lorenzo Ascents. We, a team of three Germans (Sebastian Thallo, Lorem Konastand and I) reached the top of San ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
South America, Tierra Del Fuego, Monte Sarmiento, West Peak
Monte Sarmiento, West Peak. The twin peaks of Monte Sarmiento had been climbed only once before. Italian expeditions made both ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Antarctica, Mount Paget, Fourth Ascent
Mount Paget, Fourth Ascent. It was reported that American Skip Novak, Britain Mark Strafford, Germans Gerhard Schmatz, Martin Anwander and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Antarctica, Mount Epperly, First Ascent
Mount Epperly, First Ascent. Erhard Loretan reportedly made the first ascent of this peak in the Ellsworth Mountains. (High Mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Antarctica, Queen Maud Land, Various Ascents
Queen Maud Land, Various Ascents. Ivar Erik Tollefsen led a Norwegian expedition to Queen Maud Land, one of the most ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Africa, Mount Kenya, Diamond Couloir, Chouinard Variation, Solo
Mount Kenya, Diamond Couloir, Chouinard Variation, Solo. In May, Wade McKoy and I traveled to Mount Kenya, where I wanted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro, Hein Glacier, Snowboard Attempt
Mount Kilimanjaro, Hein Glacier, Snowboard Attempt. Wade McKoy and I climbed to 17,000 feet on the Hein Glacier route, which proved ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Africa, Tanzania, Kilimanjaro
Kilimanjaro. Drew Sparn, age 11, reached the summit of Africa’s Mount Kilimanjaro and shares the title as the youngest person ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Europe, Norway, Trollveggen and Mongejura Enchainment
Trollveggen and Mongejura Enchainment. Last summer in the Romsdal Valley, Robert Casperson and Geir Arne Bore managed to free climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Europe, Norway, Troll Wall, Rimmon Route, First Female Solo Ascent
Troll Wall, Rimmon Route, First Female Solo Ascent. The route I did was the Rimmon Route. It is about 800 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Europe, Norway, 10 Alpine Faces Solo in 15 Days
10 Alpine Faces Solo in 15 Days. Over a 10-day period in April, Frenchman Jean-Christophe Lafaille linked 10 classic alpine faces, climbing solo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Australasia, Irian Jaya,Carstenz Pyramid, South Face Variation
Carstenz Pyramid, South Face Variation. Between November 8 and 10 our party of 10 climbers completed an approximately 25-mile approach to the bottom ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Australasia, Irian Jaya, Carstenz Pyramid, Various Ascents
Carstensz Pyramid, Various Ascents. The main aim was to climb Carstensz and by a new route if possible. After a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Indian Regulations Update
Indian Regulations Update. The UIAA was categorically assured by Mohamad Ashraf, Vice-President of the Indian Mountaineering Federation, at the Flagstaff, ...
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Notes
1996
Asia, India, Spiti (Himachal Pradesh), Gyagar, Southwest Ridge
Gyagar, Southwest Ridge. An expedition of the Dogra Regiment, Indian Army, led by Lt Col. Haripal Singh Dhillon, climbed to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Spiti (Himachal Pradesh), Kang Yassay, West Peak
Kang Yassay, West Peak. The expedition (Mike Ratty, leader, Trevor Willis, John Shelley, John Lovett and Nick Fellowes) had planned ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Assam Himalaya, Nyegi Kangsang, East-Northeast Ridge
Nyegi Kangsang, East-Northeast Ridge. An Indian Mountaineering Foundation expedition led by Col. M.P. Yadav climbed to the summit of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Sikkim Himalaya, Kirat Chuli (Tent Peak) Attempts
Kirat Chuli (Tent Peak) Attempts. An Austrian expedition led by Kurt Elbl operated in Sikkim from April 24 to May 25. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Sikkim Himalaya, Siniolchu Ascent
Siniolchu Ascent. A Japanese expedition led by Dr. Masafumi Katayama summitted Siniolchu (6887 meters) on May 21 by the north ridge. Summitters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Sikkim Himalaya, Siniolchu Attempt
Siniolchu Attempt. Josef Friedhuber led an Austrian expedition that attempted the north ridge of this beautiful peak on Zemu glacier. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Nanda Kot, South Face
Nanda Kot, South Face. A guided British expedition made the first ascent of the south face, approaching from the Pindari ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Chaukhamba II, Chaukhamba I, and Unnamed Peak, First Ascents
Chaukhamba II, Chaukhamba I, and Unnamed Peak, First Ascents. An expedition mounted by the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering, Uttarkashi, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Chaukhamba I Attempt
Chaukhamba I Attempt. During September and October 1995, a British team consisting of Steve Adderley, Malcolm Bass, Julian Clamp, Paul Monico ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Chaukhamba II Attempt
Chaukhamba II Attempt. A Korean expedition led by Jai Young Jeon attempted the northeast ridge of Chaukhamba II, situated at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Mana Northwest, Southwest Ridge
Mana Northwest, Southwest Ridge. An Indo-Japanese Expedition (Indo-Tibet Border Police and Himalayan Association of Japan), led by S. D. Sharma ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Mana, Northwest Ridge
Mana, Northwest Ridge. An Indo-Tibet Border Police team, led by Mohinder Singh, started on the August 12 for Mana (7272 meters). Basecamp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Kamet Ascent and Tragedy
Kamet Ascent and Tragedy. A Gorkha Regiment team of the Indian Army, led by Major H.S. Sahi, climbed the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Kamet and Abi Gamin Ascents
Kamet and Abi Gamin Ascents. A Jat Regiment expedition of the Indian Army led by Major Sonam Thapa reached the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Trisul I Attempt
Trisul I Attempt. A Spanish expedition, led by L. Juan Esteben and composed of nine members, attempted the west face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Trisul I Attempt
Trisul I Attempt. An Indian expedition from Bengal led by Samir Sengupta attempted the western approaches of this peak (7120 meters) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Tirsuli West Attempt
Tirsuli West Attempt. Roger Payne and Julie Ann Clyma attempted this last 7000-meter virgin peak (7035 meters) in the Kumaon via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Nanda Devi East Attempt and Tragedy
Nanda Devi East Attempt and Tragedy. A 12-member Czech team hoped to climb this peak via the Polish 1939 route, over ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal Himalaya, Saptasring, Northeast Ridge Attempt
Saptasring, Northeast Ridge Attempt. It was reported that a British expedition led by Andrew Blett reached a height of 5400 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, East Karakoram, Saser Kangri 1 Attempt and Tragedy
Saser Kangri 1 Attempt and Tragedy. S.C. Nej led a 44-member Indian Border Security Force team that attempted this peak (7672 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Mana Parbat II Ascent
Mana Parbat II Ascent. The Mana Parbat group of peaks (four in all, all above 6700 meters) lies on the Kalindi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Bhrigupanth Ascent
Bhrigupanth Ascent. We arrived in Gangotri on September 9. After last-minute arrangements for portering we entered the Kedar Ganga, establishing Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Bhagirathi IV Attempt
Bhagirathi IV Attempt. It was reported that Steve Quinlan went to attempt the unclimbed west face of Bhagirathi IV, but ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996