American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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497 Records

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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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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
Asia, Tibet, Lhakpari, First Ski Descent
Lhakpari, First Ski Descent. An expedition guided by Andy Broom (Out There Trekking) reached the summit at 11 a.m., September 22, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu, Various Ascents in the Post-Monsoon
Cho Oyu, Various Ascents in the Post-Monsoon. Thirteen teams attempted Cho Oyu, and all were successful via the Standard Route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma
Shisha Pangma. It was reported that five expeditions attempted Shisha Pangma this spring, all by the Standard Route. Only three ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma, Southwest Face, New Route
Shisha Pangma, Southwest Face, New Route. The expedition was made up of Kim Bover, Ramon Estiu, Jordi Bosch “Barraca,” Xavier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Makalu, New Route on Northeast Face
Makalu, New Route on Northeast Face. The Japanese Alpine Club, whose $30,000 peak fee was sponsored by a prominent Japanese newspaper, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Palung Peak, Siguang Peak, Cho Oyu, Attempts and Ascents
Palung Peak, Siguang Peak, Cho Oyu, Attempts and Ascents. Together with my wife Marija I joined the Croatian Cho Oyu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Muztagh Ata and Unnamed Peak Ascents
Muztagh Ata and Unnamed Peak Ascents. The summer of 1994 found me in Kashgar, Xinjiang, on the way to West Tibet. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Mount Elbrus, Lower Dongasorun, North Face Ascent and Descent by Snowboard
Mount Elbrus, Lower Dongasorun, North Face Ascent and Descent by Snowboard. In mid-May our Russian guide Misha (who was along ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Bezingi Wall Traverse Attempt
Bezingi Wall Traverse Attempt. José Bermúdez and Neil Wilson attempted to make an alpine-style traverse of the committing 15 kilometer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Bezingi Wall Traverse Attempt
Bezingi Wall. José Bermúdez and Mark Gray made an alpine-style traverse of the ridge from Dykh-Tau (5198 meters) to Mishirgi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Pik Troglav, Slovene Route
Pik Troglav, Slovene Route. Tomas Jakofcic, Peter Meznar and Blaz Stres climbed the Slovene Route (ED VI 80°), a 1000-meter route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Kayindi Valley, Ascent of Peak 5784 and Kirov Peak Attempt
Ascent of Peak 5784 and Kirov Peak Attempt. Five days after leaving Wales, we establish basecamp on a medial moraine at 3600 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Kayindi Valley, P 5445, Ascent and Tragedy
P 5445, Ascent and Tragedy. It was reported that a British team of Mick Davie and Joanna Newton experienced a tragic ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Kayindi Valley, Ascents of Angel Peak, The Point of Damocles, and Whitehorse Peak
Ascents of Angel Peak, The Point of Damocles, and Whitehorse Peak. The 10-member team of Ken Findlay, Philip Kendon, Ashley ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Karavshin Valley, Ascents in the Karavshin Valley
Ascents in the Karavshin Valley. Eight members of The North Face Climbing Team spent three and a half weeks between ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Karavshin Valley, Ak-Su Valley, Various Ascents
Ak-Su Valley, Various Ascents. It was reported that Pat Littlejohn led a commercial trip to the Ak-Su region, operating a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Karavshin Valley, Ak-Su Valley, Various Ascents
Ak-Su Valley, Various Ascents. An expedition made up of Davide Brambilla, Roberto Colombo, Stefano Elli, Federico Ferrari, Giovanni Isella and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Geoffrey Winthrop Young: Poet, Educator, Mountaineer
Geoffrey Winthrop Young: Poet, Educator, Mountaineer. Alan Hankinson. Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1995. 354 pages, black-and- white photographs. (Distributed in the U.S. ...
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Book Reviews
1996
The Last Hero: Bill Tilman
The Last Hero: Bill Tilman. Tim Madge. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1995. Cloth, 288 pages. $24.95. Bill Tilman’s books are durable steerages through ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Ice World: Techniques and Experiences of Modern Ice Climbing, Waterfall Ice: Jeff Lowe's Climbing Techniques
Ice World: Techniques and Experiences of Modern Ice Climbing. Jeff Lowe. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1996. 256 pages, color photos. $29.95. Waterfall Ice: Jeff ...
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Book Reviews
1996