American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Pakistan, K2, Northwest Ridge Attempt
K2, Northwest Ridge Attempt. Matt Culberson, Lyle Dean, Larry Hall, Ron Johnson, Dr. Allen McPherson, Jay Shotwell and I arrived ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Ascent and Tragedy
K2, Ascent and Tragedy. In late May, the American team of Rob Slater, Scott Johnston, Jack Roberts, Richard Celsi and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Ascent and Tragedy
K2, Ascent and Tragedy. A seven-member Spanish expedition led by Jose Garces attempted K2 by the south-southeast spur. The account ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Attempts and Tragedy
K2, Attempts and Tragedy. Seven Spanish Catalans led by Josep Aced reached 8300 meters on the Abruzzi route. During the descent, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak, Attempts and Tragedy
Broad Peak, Attempts and Tragedy. A Ukranian expedition was led by Vadim Sviridenko in memory of three companions who died ...
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1996
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak, Attempts, Ascents, and Tragedy
Broad Peak, Attempts, Ascents, and Tragedy. It was reported that 28 people reached the Main Summit of Broad Peak (8047 meters) this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak, Traverse of North, Central and Main Summits
Broad Peak, Traverse of North, Central and Main Summits. It was reported that Toru Hattori, Toshiyuki Kitamura and Masafumi completed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I, Ascent and Ski Descent
Gasherbrum I, Ascent and Ski Descent. The aim of the expedition was to ski from the summit of Gasherbrum I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Hidden Peak (Gasherbrum I) Attempt
Hidden Peak (Gasherbrum I) Attempt. Our team on Hidden Peak included Georgie Powers, Carlos Buhler, Mark Newcomb, Marc Appling, Greg ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I Attempts
Gasherbrum I Attempts. Eight Tibetan climbers under the leadership of Samdruk (who had climbed Everest in 1975), having succeeded on Gasherbrum ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. It was reported that seven teams attempted Gasherbrum II this year, all by the Austrian Route. Three were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II
Gasherbrum II. Charlotte Fox became the first American woman to climb Gasherbrum II, summitting in August via the southwest ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II Attempts
Gasherbrum II Attempts. Five Austrians led by Helmut Gaubmann failed at 7400 meters when Norbert Fischbacher contracted cerebral edema. He was ...
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1996
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV, West Face Solo Attempt and Tragedy
Gasherbrum IV, West Face Solo Attempt and Tragedy. Slavko Sveticic died while attempting to climb solo the west face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV Attempt
Gosherbrum IV Attempt. It was reported that the South Korean team referred to above reached a height of 6400 meters before ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Chogolisa Attempt
Chogolisa Attempt. On August 5, my partner Andrew Brash (Canada) and I reached Chogolisa Base Camp on the Baltoro Glacier. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Nameless Tower, The Book of Shadows
Trango Nameless Tower, The Book of Shadows. Eric Brand, Jared Ogden, Willie Benegas, and Kevin Starr completed a new route, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Nameless Tower, Insumisioa
Trango Nameless Tower, Insumisioa. It was reported that the Spainish team of Fermín Izco, Mikel Zabalza, and Antonio Aquerreta ...
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1996
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Nameless Tower, Attempt and Ascent
Trango Nameless Tower, Attempt and Ascent. Paul Pritchard, Noel Craine, Adam Wainwright and Andy Cave traveled by jeep to arrive ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Nameless Tower, Slovene Route
Trango Nameless Tower, Slovene Route Attempt. Celia Bull, Donna Claridge, Kate Phillips, and “Grandma” Geraldine Westrupp attempted to make an ...
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1996
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Nameless Tower, Slovene Route Attempt
Trango Nameless Tower, Slovene Route. It was reported that the Spanish team of Txuma Ruiz and Julián Beraza repeated ...
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1996
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Nameless Tower, Free Ascent
Trango Nameless Tower, Free Ascent. On September 7, an all-Wyoming Team topped out on the summit of the Nameless Tower (20,500'). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Skilbrum Attempt
Skilbrum Attempt. The only known climb of Skilbrum (7360 meters) was made in 1957 by Marcus Smuck and Fritz Wintersteller, during the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, P 6190 Attempt
P 6190 Attempt. An expedition of five U.S. climbers attempted a first ascent of this beautiful unnamed peak from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum, West Ridge via Northwest Face Attempt
Masherbrum, West Ridge via Northwest Face Attempt. The team consisted of Peter Absolon, David Irwin, Marco Cornacchione, and Gary Wilmot. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum, South Face Attempt
Masherbrum, South Face Attempt. Our expedition endeavored to climb the South Face of Masherbrum (7821 meters), first climbed by a strong ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Anthony's Peak, First Ascent
Anthony's Peak, First Ascent. Chris Howarth, Ian Arnold, Dave Millman and Richard Baines established Advance Base at Karphoro on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Laila Peak, North Face Attempt
Laila Peak, North Face Attempt. It was reported that a seven-member Italian expedition led by Oreste Forno failed in its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Baintha Brakk Ascent
Baintha Brakk Ascent. It was reported that Jean Annequin and Pascal Chataing, both of France, climbed this pillar (c. 6400 meters) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Spantik Ascent and Attempt
Spantik Ascent and Attempt. The French "Allibert" Karakoram expedition 1995 was successful in climbing Spantik (7027 meters) in the Rakaposhi Group. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Latok II Attempt, and Ascents of Ogre Thumb and Spaldang
Latok II Attempt, and Ascents of Ogre Thumb and Spaldang. It was reported that a German expedition powered by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Rakaposhi, Northwest Ridge
Rakaposhi, Northwest Ridge. It was reported that Columbian Anibal Pineda made a solo climb of the northwest ridge of Rakaposhi (7788 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Mazeno Ridge Attempt
Nanga Parbat, Mazeno Ridge Attempt. The 1995 attempt began when all the team assembled in Islamabad on July 17. We were Wojciech ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Haramosh II, Nanga Parbat, Various Attempts
Nanga Parbat, Various Attempts. Three Italians led by Oscar Piazza failed at 6800 meters on the Kinshofer Route. Three Canadians (who ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Haramosh II, First Ascent and Tragedy
Haramosh II, First Ascent and Tragedy. Our trip was run in as lightweight style as possible. The cost was initially ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, P 6400 and P 5900 Ascents, and Bublimotin Attempt
P 6400 and P 5900 Ascents, and Bublimotin Attempt. Americans Lois Remington, Tim Dolan, Doug Lubes, and Scott Burch, after receiving permission ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Pakistan, Istroronal, Southwest Ridge
Istoronal, Southwest Ridge. Reinhold Stauber led a nine-member Austrian expedition on the second ascent of Istoronal (7403 meters) via the southwest ...
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1996
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich Mir, Ascents and Tragedy
Tirich Mir, Ascents and Tragedy. On June 14 the three Japanese members of the "Barbarian Club Tirich Mir Expedition" led by ...
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1996
Bublimotin Attempt
Bublimotin Attempt. Our team consisted of "Ladyfmger" (Bublimotin) veteran Dave Towse (Brit), seasoned alpinists Gavin Jordan (Brit), James Darnell (Southern ...
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1996
Bublimotin Attempts and Ascents
Bublimotin Attempts and Ascents. Five other teams were reported to have attempted Bublimotin (6000 meters) last year. An Australian team of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, China, Tien Shan, P 5445 Attempt and Ascents of Jianshier Feng, P 4348, P 4203 and P 4300
P 5445 Attempt and Ascents of Jianshier Feng, P 4348, P 4203 and P 4300. An Anglo-Irish party of five, Mike Banks, Joss Lynam (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, China, Tien Shan, K2, North Ridge Attempt
K2, North Ridge Attempt. On June 11, Heinz Wohlweind, Hans Stegmeier, Reinhard Vlasich, Elisabeth Vlasich, Peter Kowalzik (leader) and I met ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, China, Tien Shan, Sigunian Shan, Sichuan
Sigunian Shan, Sichuan. In September 1994 I was based out of Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan. From here I made two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest, Ascents and Attempts Durimg the Pre-Monsoon Season
Mount Everest, Ascents and Attempts During the Pre-Monsoon Season. Sixty-seven climbers summitted Everest from the Tibetan side of the mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest, Northeast Ridge
Mount Everest, Northeast Ridge. The Nihon University Mountaineering Club and Alumni Association determined to mount an all-out effort to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest, Ascent by George Mallory
Mount Everest, Ascent by George Mallory. Our team ascended the North Face route. On May 10, our first summit team left ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest, Summer Attempts
Mount Everest, Summer Attempts. While the monsoon weather was dumping large amounts of snow on the mountain, three summer attempts ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest in the Post-Monsoon
Mount Everest in the Post-Monsoon. A small Indian team came to the north side of Everest during the summer and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Lixin and Changste
Lixin and Changste. It was reported that a group of Italians climbed two 7000-meter peaks last spring. Claudio Bastrntaz reached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Lobuche Kang II, First Ascent
Lobuche Kang II, First Ascent. A Swiss party from Neuchatel established Base Camp at 5300 meters. Camp I was above the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996