American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna I, South Face, Attempt
Annapurna I, South Face, Attempt. Mountaineers from Ekaterinburg, Russia, headed by S. Efimov, tried to climb Annapurna I (8091 m) from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna I, Northwest Ridge, New Route
Annapurna I, Northwest Ridge, New Route. A 10-member expedition (eight Poles, one Ukrainian and one American) led by Michal Kochanczyk, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri I and Annapurna I, Solo Ascents
Dhaulagiri I and Annapurna I, Solo Ascents. For two months, I made a trip into loneliness as I lived in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV, Attempts and Tragedy
Annapurna IV, Attempts and Tragedy. Americans Alex Lowe and Conrad Anker had as their objective the unclimbed southeast pillar of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri I and Annapurna I, Ascents
Dhaulagiri I and Annapurna I, Ascents. A Korean team of four climbing members and an equal number of Sherpas under ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri I, Solo Ascent
Dhaulagiri I, Solo Ascent. The Dutch climber Bart Vos reported he reached the top of the seventh highest mountain in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri I, Ascent
Dhaulagiri I, Ascent. On September 13, an expedition of 13 members from St. Petersburg, Russia, left for the mountains. Ten days later ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Gurja Himal, First Spanish Ascent
Gurja Himal, First Spanish Ascent. From August 25 until October 4 the first Spanish expedition to Gurja Himal (7193 m) in the Dhaulagiri ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Mount Ratnachuli, First Ascent
Mount Ratnachuli, First Ascent. The first mountaineers ever to set foot on Mount Ratnachuli were this autumn's expedition from Japan’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Ascent, and Fourth Person to Climb All 14 8000ers
Manaslu, Ascent, and Fourth Person to Climb All 14 8000ers. On Manaslu, Mexican Carlos Carsolio on May 12 became the fourth person ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, East-Northeast Face, Ascent and Tragedy
Manaslu, East-Northeast Face, Ascent and Tragedy. We (Sergio Martini, Leader; Renzo Benedetti, Luca Campagna, First Group; Abele Blanc, Marco Camandona, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Ascent
Manaslu, Ascent. After her Pumori and Lhotse ascents (see below), Chantai Mauduit flew by helicopter to the foot of Manaslu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, First Tibetan Ascent
Manaslu, First Tibetan Ascent. On May 3 and 4 a band of eight strong Tibetans (led by Samdruk) who spend their lives ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Ascent
Manaslu, Ascent. Italian Sergio Martini on September 27 summited Manaslu, at 8,163 meters the world’s eighth highest mountain, via its standard ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Ascent and Tragedy
Manaslu, Ascent and Tragedy. Japanese Masatsugu Konishi gained the summit of Manaslu on September 30 with two teammates from their party ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Dorje Lhakpa, West Ridge, Attempt
Dorje Lhakpa, West Ridge, Attempt. It was our objective to climb Dorje Lhakpa (6966 m) by the west ridge. Ours was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Dorje Lhakpa, West Ridge
Dorje Lhakpa, West Ridge. It was reported that the west ridge of this peak was climbed on March 15 by a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Pasang Lhamu Chuli, West Ridge
Pasang Lhamu Chuli, West Ridge. Pasang Lhamu Chuli (7351 m), also known as Josamba 1 and Nangpai Gosum 1, was one of five ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Pasang Lhamu Peak, Second Official Ascent
Pasang Lhamu Peak, Second Official Ascent. On April 22, 1993, Pasang Lhamu Sherpa became the first woman of Nepal to climb to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Kwangde Shar, North Face
Kwangde Shar, North Face. The French team of Samuel Beaugey, Christophe Profit, Andre Rhem and Jerome Ruby made an alpine-style ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Lobuje East, West Pillar
Lobuje East, West Pillar. It was reported that Spaniards Manolo Miranda, Carlos Miguel and Eduard Sanchez followed a line to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Northwest Face, The Stane Belak-Srauf Memorial Route
Ama Dablam, Northwest Face, The Stane Belak-Srauf Memorial Route. Vanja Furlan and Tomaz Humar climbed the central part of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, North to South Traverse
Ama Dablam, North to South Traverse. It was reported that a team of climbers summited Ama Dablam via the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, Various Ascents in the Post-Monsoon
Ama Dablam, Various Ascents in the Post-Monsoon. One-fourth of all the expeditions in Nepal in the post-monsoon season went to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Southeast Face, and Other Ascents
Pumori, Southeast Face, and Other Ascents. The Czech Mountaineering Expedition Spring '96 engaged in alpine-style climbing without a Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, East Face, and Lhotse, First Female Ascent
Pumori, East Face, and Lhotse, First Female Ascent*. On April 15, our Pumori team was established in Base Camp at 5300 meters. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Mounts Everest, Lhotse, and Nuptse, "Trilogy" Attempt
Mounts Everest, Lhotse, and Nuptse, “Trilogy” Attempt. A predominantly German expedition had a plan for what they called “a trilogy” ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest in the Pre-Monsoon
Mount Everest in the Pre-Monsoon. Besides the May 10 tragedy on Mount Everest, a number of significant mountaineering accomplishments were achieved. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, From Sweden by Bicycle
Mount Everest, From Sweden by Bicycle. I wanted to climb Everest by my own strength from my home to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, South Col Clean-Up
Mount Everest, South Col Clean-up. A pre-monsoon cleanup effort by 15 Sherpas, headed by Sonam Gyaltsen and organized by the Nepal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Attempted Ski Descent
Mount Everest, Attempted Ski Descent. A six-member Slovenian expedition under the leadership of Viki Groselj attempted an ascent of Everest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Tenth Ascent by an Individual
Mount Everest, Tenth Ascent by an Individual. I started my career as a mountaineer about 15 years ago, spending most of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Avalanche and Tragedy
Mount Everest, Avalanche and Tragedy. On September 21 an avalanche of snow and ice fell very near Nuptse’s north face. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Post-Monsoon
Mount Everest, Post-Monsoon. In the post-monsoon, on the South Col route for Everest, there were three parties: seven South Koreans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, West Face, Attempt
Makalu, West Face, Attempt. I tried to climb solo Makalu’s west face, one of the biggest problems in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Makalu, West Face, Attempt, Ascent, and Tragedy
Makalu, West Face, Attempt, Ascent and Tragedy. A 30-member team that had as its goal an alpine style ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Nepal and Tibet Himalaya, Various Ascents
Nepal and Tibet Himalaya, Various Ascents. In 1996, Anatoli Boukreev made the following ascents: May 10, Mount Everest, by the South Col ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Nepal Himalayas, Various Ascents, and Elizabeth Hawley's Law of Economic Development
Nepal Himalaya, Various Ascents, and Elizabeth Hawley’s Law of Economic Development. This season saw more teams from southeast Asia ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Mount Kabru, Attempt and Tragedy
Mount Kabru, Attempt and Tragedy. The members of the Slovenian expedition to Mount Kumbhakarna East (a.k.a. Jannu East, 7468 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga, North Face
Kangchenjunga, North Face. Kike de Pablo, Juanito Oiarzabal, Alberto Iñurrategi and Félix Iñurrategi arrived at BC on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997