American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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497 Records

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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
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Maiktoli Ascent
Maiktoli Ascent. Lavraj Sinh led an Indian team from Almora, Kumaon to the summit (6803 meters) on September 21 via the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Shivling Ascents
Shivling Ascents. It was reported that the husband-and-wife team of Stevie Haston and Laurence Gouault ascended the Original Route of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Panch Chuli IV, First Ascent
Panch Chuli IV, First Ascent. A five-member team led by John Nankervis approached this remote peak in Kumaon from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Ladakh (Rupshu), Shara Shuwa, First Ascent
Shara Shuwa, First Ascent. A Japanese expedition led by Prof. Masato Oki reached the summit (6236 meters) on August 16-17. This ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Ladakh (Rupshu), Mentok I Attempt
Mentok I Attempt. A two-member team from Delhi, India, consisting of Paramjit Singh and Alka Sabharwal, attempted this peak (6340 meters), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Ladakh (Rupshu), Lungser Kangri, Chhamser Kangri, and Lapgo Peaks
Lungser Kangri, Chhamser Kangri, and Lapgo Peaks. An expedition of The Mountaineers led by Harish Kapadia climbed and trekked in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Ladakh (Rupshu), Bhagirathi III, South Buttress
Bhagirathi III, South Buttress. This rock pillar was climbed for the first time in 1982 by two Scots. The climb was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Ladakh (Rupshu), Yogeshwar Attempt and Saife Ascent
Yogeshwar Attempt and Saife Ascent. After an initial attempt on the unclimbed south ridge of Yoseghwar (6617 meters), which was thwarted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, India, Ladakh (Rupshu), Bhagirathi IV Attempt
Bhagirathi IV Attempt. My expedition to India with Silvo Karo was foiled by paperwork. We arrived in Delhi on August 28 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Nepalese Official Jailed for Corruption
Nepalese Official Jailed for Corruption. In recent years there have been stories of official corruption concerning Nepalese permits for Everest ...
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Notes
1996
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Pre-monsoon
Mount Everest, Pre-monsoon. No clients and just one Sherpa summitted from the two commercial expeditions on the Nepalese side. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Attempts, Ascents, and Tragedies in the Post-Monsoon
Mount Everest, Attempts, Ascents, and Tragedies in the Post-Monsoon. This autumn was the first major season (spring or autumn) since ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Resolution of Guiding Violation
Resolution of Guiding Violation. In October 1993, a British adventure travel company, Himalayan Kingdoms, was fined $100,000 by the Nepalese government because ...
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Notes
1996
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, Ascents and Tragedy
Kangchenjunga, Ascents and Tragedy. On October 5, eight men from three teams set out without any bottled oxygen from their last ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, Body of Female Discovered
Kangchenjunga, Body of Female Discovered. Simone Moro led an unsussessful Italian/Polish expedition that attempted the Normal Route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Attempt and Base Camp Cleanup
Kangchenjunga Attempt and Base Camp Cleanup. When I went to Yalung Kang (west summit of Kangchenjunga) in 1987 I was both ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna II, III and IV Attempts
Annapurna II, III and IV Attempts. It was reported that a three-member Serbian expedition led by Slobodan Gejo attempted Annapurna ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna South, New Route in Winter
Annapurna South, New Route in Winter. A five-member Russian team led by Vladimir Bachkirov succeeded on a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna 1, Winter Attempt and Tragedy
Annapurna 1, Winter Attempt and Tragedy. A Korean expedition led by Kim Teuk-Hee formed the season's largest expedition of eight members ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna I, First Ski Descent
Annapurna I, First Ski Descent. On April 29, 17 days after leaving Base Camp, Andrej and Davorin Karnicar left Camp IV on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna I Attempt
Annapurna I Attempt. Jean-Christophe Lafaille went back to the south face of Annapurna I where he had been with Pierre ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Singuchuli, East Face
Singuchuli, East Face. Until our visit, the east face of Singuchuli remained unclimbed. The face is 1450 meters high with an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Dorje Lhakpa, Winter Attempt and Tragedy
Dorje Lhakpa, Winter Attempt and Tragedy. Americans Andy Selters, Kurt Schmierer and Greg Collum and one German attempted the unclimbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri I, Solo Attempt in Winter
Dhaulagiri I, Solo Attempt in Winter. Swiss Franco Dellatorre proposed to make a solo ascent of the standard Northeast Ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri I, Ascents and Tragedy
Dhaulagiri I, Ascents and Tragedy. After completing his ascent of Annapurna I, Carlos Carsolio, a Mexican who has climbed eleven ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Attempts, Ascents and Tragedy
Dhaulagiri Attempts, Ascents and Tragedy. Nine teams attempted Dhaulagiri (8167 meters) this autumn, all via the Northeast Ridge. The climbers came ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Langtang Lirung, Winter Ascent and Attempt
Langtang Lirung, Winter Ascent and Attempt. Two Japanese teams attempted the normal route, the southeast ridge of Langtang Lirung (7234 meters). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, Southeast Face
Makalu, Southeast Face. In October, Dan Mazur, Jonathon Pratt, Alex Nikifarov and Andy Collins completed the first alpine-style ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, Ascents and Tragedy
Makalu, Ascents and Tragedy. Four teams followed the Standard Route, and success came to all of them, but was accompanied ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, Normal Route
Makalu, Normal Route. It was reported that a seven-member Dutch team led by Reinier Zuidhoff reached 6850 meters in the post-monsoon ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Ascent and Tragedy
Manaslu, Ascent and Tragedy. Michael Zunk went to the 8163-meter summit of Manaslu on May 7 with teammates Joerg Bartock and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Nuptse, Southeast Pillar Attempt
Nuptse, Southeast Pillar Attempt. It was reported that Wolfgang Pohl led an eight-member German Alpine Club expedition that reached 7050 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Sita Chuchura Attempt
Sita Chuchura Attempt. It was reported that a three-man Japanese expedition led by Kuniharu Okawa attempted the north ridge of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Pisang Peak Ascent and Tragedy
Pisang Peak Ascent and Tragedy. In autumn a 20-strong Slovenian trekking group made the Annapurna circuit. Four members, all experienced ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu Ascents
Mount Everest, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu Ascents. Kazakhastan climber Anatoli Boukreev made three ascents of 8000-meter peaks in 1995. His story appears ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Lohtse
Lohtse. Five Spanish Basques and one South Korean sent the first Spanish citizens to the top of Lhotse (8516 meters). Two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Baruntse, West Pillar
Baruntse, West Pillar. A team of eleven Russians led by Sergei Efimov crossed an icefall southwest of the summit and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Gimmigela, First Ascent from Nepal
Gimmigela, First Ascent from Nepal. An expedition of 11 Japanese, five Nepalese police, and 12 Sherpas and other Nepalese load carriers, was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, Attempts on Unclimbed Peaks Pasang Lhamu and Cho Polu
Attempts on Unclimbed Peaks Pasang Lhamu and Cho Polu. Plans to make the first ascents of two peaks by any ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Nepal, "Shey Shikhar," Various Ascents
"Shey Shikhar," Various Ascents. In September and October my team explored a remote region of the Kanji Roba Himal in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996