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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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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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Abruzzi Ridge
K2, Abruzzi Ridge. It was reported that Japanese Masafumi Todaka had planned a solo ascent of the unrepeated Kukuczka-Piotrowski route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, K2, Attempts
K2, Attempts. It was reported that a seven-man group (Rick Allen, Andy Parkin, Mike Smith, Harry Taylor and Brian Tilly, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak, Ascent and Tragedy
Broad Peak, Ascent and Tragedy. Three Korean climbers perished after scaling Broad Peak (8047 m) on July 20. The group leader, Hong ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV, East Face, Attempt
Gasherbrum IV, East Face, Attempt. No protection and avalanches stopped a Korean expedition of the Seoul University Alpine Club at 7400 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I, Ascent
Gasherbrum I, Ascent. Spaniards Txetxu Lete Bernardo, Koke Lasa Berasategui and Luis Miguel Lopez Soriano climbed the Japanese Couloir on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I, Ascent and Tragedy
Gasherbrum I, Ascent and Tragedy. Spanish Climber Manuel Alvarez Diaz (38) perished after successfully scaling Gasherbrum I (8067 m) on July 17. According ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum II, Attempt
Gasherbrum II, Attempt. The seven member New England Expedition Team consisted of Maury McKinney, Brad White, Joe Lenteni, A.J. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I and II
Gasherbrum I and II, Ascents. Alan Hinkes (U.K.) summitted two 8000ers during the 1996 season: Gasherbrum I on July 10 at 10 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I and Gasherbrum II, Enchainment
Gasherbrum I and Gasherbrum II, Enchainment. The French climber and guide Jean-Christophe Lafaille, best known for climbing hard endurance routes, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I and II, Ascents
Gasherbrum I and II, Ascents. It was reported that Iñaki Ochoa (29) of Spain completed ascents of both Gasherbrum I (8065 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Lila Peak, West Face/North Ridge, First Official Ascent
Lila Peak, West Face/North Ridge, First Official Ascent*. Lila Peak (6200 m) in the Gondokoro area of the Pakistan Karakoram ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Pakistan, Paty Peak, South Ridge
Paty Peak, South Ridge. I well accepted the fresh snow that slowed Dean Hernandez and Mathew Sinclair’s approach to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, CIS, Caucasus Ski Traverse
Caucasus Ski Traverse. I made two attempts on the ski traverse of the Caucasus. The first attempt was in 1994, in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Tadjikistan, Pamir-Alai, Muzcol Range, Various Ascents
Muzcol Range, Various Ascents. It was reported that a 13-member EWP expedition traveled to the eastern Pamir of Tadjikistan to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai Mountains, Schurokovo Glacier, Various Ascents
Schurovkovo Glacier, Various Ascents. It was reported that Hugh Nicholson, Peter Crampton, Alison Douglass, Peter Garlick and Paul Hersey (NZ) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Laylak Valley, Pik Alexander Blok, Stairway to Hell
Pik Alexander Blok, Stairway to Hell. In August, we made an ascent of a Russian 6B route on Pik Alexander ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Laylak Valley, Rocky Ak-Su, Various Ascents
Rocky Ak-Su, Various Ascents. It was reported that this peak in the Laylak Valley was climbed from July 12 to August 6, 1995. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Laylak Valley, Alexander Blok Peak, West Face
Alexander Blok Peak, West Face. It was reported that a big team from Central Siberia that included A. Bekasov, V. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Karavshin Region, Ak-Su and Kara-Su Valleys, Various Attempts and Ascents
Ak-Su and Kara-Su Valleys, Various Attempts and Ascents. As part of our Kyrgyzstan itinerary, Brady Van Matre and I traveled ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Karavshin Region, Ak-Su Valley, Various Ascents
Ak-Su Valley, Various Ascents. It was reported that in September, 1995, the French team of P. Caribo, J.P. Calvet and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1997