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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
Asia, Nepal, Pyramid Peak, Attempt
Pyramid Peak, Attempt. The Australian Pyramid Peak Expedition consisted of seven climbers (Darren Miller, leader; James Serie, Gavin Dunmall, Nicola ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Shakhaur, West Ridge
Shakhaur, West Ridge. The goal of the expedition was to climb Shakhaur (7116 m) by a new, safe route from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Mount Buni-Zom, North Ridge, Attempt
Mount Buni-Zom, North Ridge, Attempt. Our Academic Alpine Club of Hokkaido Buni-Zom Peak Expedition, 1995, was composed of Kiyokatsu Saito, leader, ...
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1997
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich Mir, Ascent
Tirich Mir, Ascent. The Japan Hindu-Kush Expedition-1995 succeeded in climbing Tirich Mir (7706 m) on July 7, 1995. The team was led by ...
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1997
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich Mir, North-Northwest Face, Attempt
Tirich Mir, North-Northwest Face, Attempt. A seven-member Spanish Tirich Mir expedition led by Carlos Soria Fontan (56) made an unsuccessful attempt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich Mir West I, Attempt
Tirich Mir West I, Attempt. We wanted to open a new line on the south face of Tirich Mir West ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Tirich Mir, Ascent
Tirich Mir, Ascent. It was reported that the French team of Pierre Bouchard and Lionel Boucher made the first French ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Kuti Dorkush, South Ridge
Kuti Dorkush, South Ridge. Annabelle Barker, Mary Twomey, Janet Vince and I established a fantastic base camp on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Istoronal, Southwest Ridge, Ascent
Istoronal, Southwest Ridge, Ascent. Four Austrian climbers led by Doctor Roland Maruna recorded the third and fourth ascents of Istoronal (7380 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Pute Towers, Various Ascents
Pute Towers, Various Ascents. It was reported that Tom Goodwin and Pete Scott (N.Z.), Johan Gouws (South Africa) and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Ultar Sar, First Ascent
Ultar Sar, First Ascent. The most significant achievement of the last Karakoram season was the first ascent of the difficult ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Ultar Sar, South Ridge, Attempt
Ultar Sar, South Ridge, Attempt. A Pakistan-Korean joint expedition to Ultar Sar (7388 m) failed on an attempt on the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Ultar Sar, Attempt
Ultar Sar, Attempt. Masami Hasegawa, whose husband Tsuneo Hasegawa died on Ultar Sar in an avalanche in 1991, attempted the 7388-meter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Bublimotin (a.k.a. Lady's Finger), Southwest Face
Bublimotin (a.k.a. Lady's Finger), Southwest Face. Members Yasushi Yamanoi (leader), Daisaku Nakagaki, and Taeko Nagao arrived at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Rakaposhi, Northwest Ridge
Rakaposhi, Northwest Ridge. As part of a six-man Colombian expedition, Anibal Pirvada climbed Rakaposhi (7788 m), summiting August 3, after climbing the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Diran Peak, South Face, Attempt and Ascent
Diran Peak, South Face, Attempt and Ascent. Shigero Aoki led a 15-member team that attempted the south face of Diran ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Disteghil Sar, Attempt and Tragedy
Disteghil Sar, Attempt and Tragedy. It was reported that two Britons and a New Zealander died in an avalanche high ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Amin Brakk, West Face, Attempt
Amin Brakk, West Face, Attempt*. The expedition was composed of Jose Carlos Tamayo, Adolfo Madinabeita and Jon Lazkano. We established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Makrong Chhish, East Ridge
Makrong Chhish, East Ridge, Attempt. It was reported that Stephen Sustad and Simon Yates made two attempts on the east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Chukutan Peak, First Ascent
Chukutan Peak, First Ascent. It was reported that Spaniards J. Bañales, I. Peribañez, C. Reima, L. Tejada, M. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Redakh Brakk, and Other Ascents
Redakh Brakk, and Other Ascents. During the Haramosh II Expedition in 1995, we could not help noticing a prominent unknown mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, North Face, New Route
Nanga Parbat, North Face, New Route. Since Herman Buhl climbed Nanga Parbat (8125 m) for the first time in 1953, only one ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Kinschoffer Route, Attempt
Nanga Parbat, Kinschojfer Route, Attempt. In 1995, Arnold Zukuta, Chris Kettles and I undertook an expedition to Nanga Parbat to explore ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Kinshofer Route, Solo Ascent, and Fifth Man to Climb all 14 8000ers
Nanga Parbat, Kinshofer Route, Solo Ascent, and Fifth Man to Climb all 14 8000ers. It was reported that Krzysztof Wielicki “led” ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Winter Attempt
Nanga Parbat, Winter Attempt. The aim of the expedition was to make a small, lightweight ascent of Nanga Parbat (8125 m) ...
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1997
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Attempt and Tragedy
Nanga Parbat, Attempt and Tragedy. From May 10 to July 5, Razvan Petcu (leader), Mihai Gioroianu, Mariuo Gane, Bodgan Pintilie and Gabriel ...
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1997
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Winter Attempt
Nanga Parbat, Winter Attempt. A Polish expedition attempting Nanga Parbat (8125 m) in winter via the Diamir Face returned after being ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, P. 5400m, Ascent
P. 5400m, Ascent. It was reported that a five-man German team (Markus Aigneherr, Martin Grziwarsch, Bernd Illguth, Christian Schultes and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Ogre's Thumb, South Face
Ogre’s Thumb, South Face. It was reported that Italians Maurizio Giordani and Mauro Fonz, with D. Jonathan Hall, made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Baintha Brakk, Southeast Ridge, and Latok I, North Ridge, Attempts
Baintha Brakk, Southeast Ridge, and Latok I, North Ridge, Attempts. During July and August, nine climbers performing as two teams ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Trango Nameless Tower, South Face, First Japanese Ascent
Trango Nameless Tower, South Face, First Japanese Ascent. Three Japanese recorded the first Japanese ascent of Trango Tower (6239 m) via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Shipton Spire, East Face
Shipton Spire, East Face. Charles Boyd, Greg Child, Greg Collum, and I arrived in Islamabad the first week of June. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Mustagh Tower, Northwest Ridge, Attempt
Mustagh Tower, Northwest Ridge, Attempt. This summer a team of four attempted the Northwest Ridge of Mustagh Tower and reached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Lobsang Spire, Attempt
Lobsang Spire, Attempt. Two hundred meters of hard technical climbing denied a multinational group of young climbers the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum I, Southeast Face, Attempt
Masherbrum I, Southeast Face, Attempt. A Russian-American expedition led by Dr. Lev Ioffe (who resides in the U.S.) on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum I, East-Southeast Ridge, Attempt
Masherbrum I, East-Southeast Ridge, Attempt. It was reported that Peter Cole led a four-man American team (Cole, Gary Kuehn, Erik ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum II, Ascent
Masherbrum II, Ascent. It was reported that a Pakistan Army expedition that had wanted to climb Masherbrum I turned their ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, K2, South-Southeast Spur
K2, South-Southeast Spur, First Chilean Ascent. We departed for Pakistan on May 24, after more than one year of programming and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, K2, South-Southeast Ridge, Ascent
K2, South-Southeast Ridge, Ascent. A Japanese expedition led by Yamamoto Atushi (33) put 12 members on the summit of K2 and recorded ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Ascent and Tragedy
K2, Ascent and Tragedy. Italian climber Lorenzo Mazzoleni, 30, died on July 29 in a fall from the Shoulder (8000 m) after having ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997