American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Chile, Chilean Patagonia, Cuerno Norte, Caveman Route
Cuerno Norte, Caveman Route. In the French Valley, Americans Ted Bonetti and Steve Schneider made the second ascent of Caveman, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Chilean Patagonia, Various Ascents
Chilean Patagonia, Various Ascents. Michael Pennings, Scott Lazar, and Cameron Tague reached the south summit of Torre Norte via a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Chilean Patagonia, Cuerno Principale, East Face
Cuerno Principale, East Face. It was reported that a team of young Germans from Neu Elm climbed the previously unattempted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Chilean Patagonia, La Hoja, East Face, New Route
La Hoja, East Face, New Route. In the Pingo valley, the Chilean team of Christian Oberli and Sven Bruchfeld established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Chilean Patagonia, Cerro Cota 2000, The Keyhole Route (a.k.a. Eli's Wet Dream)
Cerro Cota 2000, The Keyhole Route (a.k.a. Eli’s Wet Dream). On December 20, 1996, Eli Helmuth, Gardner Heaton and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Chilean Patagonia, Aleta del Tiburon, Ascent
Aleta del Tiburon, Ascent. In November, 1996, Hugo Mieraga, Jaime Sapunar, Victor Munoz and Cristian Oyarzo, all from Puerto Natales, Chile, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
South America, Chile, Chilean Patagonia, Aleta del Tiburon, West Face
Aleta del Tiburon, West Face. In March, 1997, a Chilean expedition called Amerindia II climbed two variations to the normal route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Antarctica, Mount Foster, First Ascent
Mount Foster, First Ascent. In January, Bruce Dowrick, Dan Mannix, Roger Thompson and Greg Langreth made the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Antarctica, Solo Unsupported Continental Crossing
Solo Unsupported Continental Crossing. It was reported that Borge Ousland departed Antarctica’s Berkner Island in the Weddell Sea on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Antarctica, Mount Vinson, New Route
Mount Vinson, New Route. Slovenian alpinists Groselj, Klemenc, Voduake, and Stipe Boi from Croatia climbed a new route on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Antarctica, Mount Viets and 4811, Ascents
Mount Viets and 4811, Ascents. French alpininsts Erik Decamp and Catherine Destivelle made two first ascents in Antarctica. A full account ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Antarctica, Rondespiret, First Ascent
Rondespiret, First Ascent. The Sÿr-Rondane 1996-97 expedition returned from Antarctica on January 20 after a successful first ascent of Rondespiret (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Antarctica, Rakekniven, First Ascent
Rakekniven, First Ascent. It was reported that Conrad Anker and Alex Lowe climbed an aspect called the Snow Petrol Wall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Antarctica, Mount Scott, Southwest Face
Mount Scott, Southwest Face. It was reported that in 1996, Americans Alex Lowe and Skip Novak, in Antarctica as part of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Antarctica, Cape Renard Tower, Attempt
Cape Renard Tower, Attempt. It was reported that bad weather and lack of time prevented Julian Freeman-Atwood and Crag Jones (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
King Albert Medal of Merit Award
King Albert Medal of Merit Award. The King Albert Memorial Foundation awarded its King Albert Medal of Merit to Dr. ...
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Notes
1997
International Alpine Solidarity Award
International Alpine Solidarity Award. AAC Member Daryl Miller was presented with the Silver Plaque of the International Alpine Solidarity Award ...
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Notes
1997
Asia, India, Sikkim Himalaya, Kirat Chuli (Tent Peak), Attempt
Kirat Chuli (Tent Peak), Attempt. The Sachsischer Bergsteigerbund and the Akademische Sektion Dresden (two local sections of the German Mountaineering ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Sikkim Himalaya, Northern Sikkim, Various Ascents
Northern Sikkim, Various Ascents. Only one expedition gained permission to climb in Sikkim during 1996. After prolonged, extensive and persistent negotiation, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Himalchel Pradesh, Mulkilà IX, North Face
Mulkilà IX, North Face. The Lahul 1995 expedition was organized by the alpinism school Bruno Dodi of the Piacenza department of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Himalchel Pradesh, Miyar Nala Area, Various Ascents
Miyar Nala Area, Various Ascents. In this part of Great Himalayan Range there are a lot of unclimbed and unnamed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Panch Chuli II and Panch Chuli III, Attempt
Panch Chuli II and Panch Chuli III, Attempt. An expedition of the Explorers and Adventurers, Bombay, India, led by Divyesh ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Chandra Parbat and Indradhanush, Attempts
Chandra Parbat and Indradhanush, Attempts. An 11-member Indian team from Dimdoot, Calcutta, led by Debasish Kanji, attempted these peaks in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Trisul, Various Attempts
Trisul, Various Attempts. It was reported that during October three expeditions attempted Trisul (7120 m) from the west via the west ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Changabang, North Face, Attempt
Changabang, North Face, Attempt. Our expedition, comprising Julie-Ann Clyma, Brendan Murphy, Roger Payne and Andy Perkins, made the first attempt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Rama Hanuman, Southwest Face, First Ascent
Rama Hanuman, Southwest Face, First Ascent. We made an ascent of Rama Hanuman (5860 m), a not very high but technical ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Nanda Devi East, Ascent
Nanda Devi East, Ascent. A four-member Korean expedition, led by Jeong Jeon-Mo summit- ted Nanda Devi East (7434 m) on September 1 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Kumaon and Garhwal, Nar Parbat, Ascent
Nar Parbat, Ascent. It was reported that Kalyan Banik and Susants Gayn from a 12-member Bengal expedition summited Nar Parbat (5885 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Assam Himalaya, Gorichen I, Ascent
Gorichen I, Ascent. An Indian Army Expedition led by Major Anirudh Negi climbed Gorichen I (6858 m) via the same route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Assam Himalaya, Gorichen East, Ascent
Gorichen East, Ascent. An Indian expedition from Calcutta, led by Asit Kr. Paul, summit- ted Gorichen East (6422 m ) on October 18. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Shivling, East Pillar, Second Ascent
Shivling, East Pillar, Second Ascent. Americans Mark Richey and John Bouchard made a rapid second ascent of this often-tried route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Shivling, West Ridge, Various Ascents
Shivling, West Ridge, Various Ascents. It was reported that two teams were successful on Shivling’s west ridge: a four-man ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Bhagirathi III, Southwest Pillar, Attempts
Bhagirathi III, Southwest Pillar, Attempts. It was reported that three teams attempted the southwest pillar of Bhagirathi III (6454 m): a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Bhagirathi IV, Attempt
Bhagirathi IV, Attempt. It was reported that a six-member Spanish team failed the unclimbed, west-facing rock wall rising to Pt. 6173...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Satopanth, Northeast Ridge
Satopanth, Northeast Ridge. The expedition consisted of 12 members with two high altitude porters. We established Base Camp in Vasuki Tal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Bhrigupanth, Southeast Face
Bhrigupanth, Southeast Face. It was reported that Karel Stkora led an eight-man expedition from the Czech Republic that successfully climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Gagotri I, Ascent
Gangotri I, Ascent. A Japanese team led by Yutaka Morizane climbed Gangotri I (6672 m) in the Gangotri area twice via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Chaukhamba II, Northwest Ridge
Chaukhamba II, Northwest Ridge. A nine-member Korean expedition, led by Nam Ki Chang, climbed Chaukhamba II (7068 m), which is situated ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Chaturangi II ("Toledo Peak"), First Ascent
Chaturangi III (“Toledo Peak”), First Ascent. Chaturangi III (6393 m) lies in the Khalipet Bamak in the Gangotri area. A 10-member ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Thalay Sagar, North Face, Attempt
Thalay Sagar, North Face, Attempt. Jay Smith and I arrived at Base Camp on August 28 to climb a new route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Thalay Sagar, Various Attempts
Thalay Sagar, Various Attempts. It was reported that Andrew Linblade (Australia) and Athol Wimp (New Zealand) attempted the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Gangotri, Mana Parbat II, Ascent
Maria Parbat II, Ascent. A ten-member team Korean expedition led by Min Kyu-Chung operated in the area during the months ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Lahul, Spiti and Kinnaur, Dharamsura (White Sail Peak), Ascent
Dharamsura (White Sail Peak), Ascent. A Japanese team led by Zennosuke Sakurazawa climbed Dharamsura (6445 m) by the east face on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Lahul, Spiti and Kinnaur, Dongrimo and Other Peaks in the Losar Valley
Dongrimo and Other Peaks In The Losar Valley, Various Ascents. The twelve-member team of the Rock Climbing School, Calcutta, India, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Kulu Himalaya, Parvati Valley, Various Ascents
Parvati Valley, Various Ascents. The expedition was a joint effort of the Himalayan Club, Mumbai, and The Mountaineers, Seattle. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Kulu Himalaya, Kulu Eiger, North-Northeast Face
Kulu Eiger, North-Northeast Face. Two days before departing for India, I received a fax from the Indian Mountaineering Foundation indicating ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Zanskar/Ladakh, Rupshu-Shara Shuwa, Second Ascent
Rupshu-Shara Shuwa, Second Ascent. It was reported that Annelies Ascharbl and Leo Graf from an Austrian expedition summited Shara Shuwa (6236 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, India, Zanskar/Ladakh, Nun-Kun Massif, White Needle
Nun-Kun Massif White Needle. Cesar Fernandez Perez, Alfonso Vaquero Marin and Gustavo Vazquez Fariña climbed White Needle (6500 m), situated ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Api and Nampa, New Routes, and Bobaye, First Ascent
Api and Nampa, New Routes, and Bobaye, First Ascent. A Slovenian team mounted an expedition to a remote mountain group ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna I, South Face, Attempt and Ascent
Annapurna I, South Face, Attempt and Ascent. On the fifth anniversary of Ukrainian independence, the Ukrainian Federation of Alpinism organized ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997