American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Gorra Blanca, Ascent
Cerro Gorra Blanca, Ascent. Well-known Argentine climbers Jose Luis Fonrouge and Alfredo Rosasco ascended Cerro Gorra Blanca (2907m). The ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Various Activities
Argentine Patagonia, Various Activities. The 1997-98 climbing season in Patagonia began in typical fashion, with frustrated climbers sitting in huts ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Various Ascents
Argentine Patagonia, Various Ascents. On December 31, 1997, thanks to a three-day spell of good weather, Spanish climbers Manel de la Matta ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Slovenian Activity
Argentine Patagonia, Slovenian Activity. On Aguja Guillaumet, Damjan Kocar and Peter Subic climbed the left couloir (V+ 65°, 300m) on February 12. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Saint Exupery, Buscaini Route, Variation
Aguja Saint Exupery, Buscaini Route, Variation. The early part of March, 1997, witnessed a spell of ten days of good weather. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Saint Exupery, Chiaro de Luna, Techada Negro, Attempt, and Shady Wilson Spire, House of Cards
Aguja Saint Exupery, Chiaro de Luna, Techada Negro, Attempt, and Shady Wilson Spire, House of Cards. Chad Gamer and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Aguja Saint Exupery, Condorito
Aguja Saint Exupery, Condorito. Kurt Albert, Bernd Arnold and Edbert Dozenkaff did the first ascent of Condorito (5.12d A2, 400m + 300...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy, West Face Attempt, and Supercanaleta, Ascent
Fitz Roy, West Face Attempt, and Supercanaleta, Ascent. On December 6, 1997, Jack Tackle and I arrived in Chaltén to attempt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Fitz Roy, Various Ascents
Fitz Roy Area, Various Ascents. On February 11, 1998, Rainer Treppter and two partners (all from Germany) summited Fitz Roy via the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Torre Egger and Cerro Standhart, Attempts
Torre Egger and Cerro Standhart, Attempts. Hugo Biarge, Pere Vilarasau and I tried an alpine-style ascent of Badlands on Torre ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Ferrari Route, and Cerro Standhart, Tomahawk and Exocet Routes, First Link-Up
Cerro Torre, Ferrari Route, and Cerro Standhart, Tomahawk and Exocet Routes, First Link- Up. Laurence Monnoyeur and I have been ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
South America, Argentine Patagonia, Cerro Torre, Compressor Route, and Fitz Roy, West Face, Attempt
Cerro Torre, Compressor Route, and Fitz Roy, West Face, Attempt. On February 11, British legal alien Kevin Thaw and I climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Antarctica, Antarctic Peninsula, Lamaire Channel, Various Ascents
Lamaire Channel, Various Ascents. Greg Landreth and Keri Pashuk, with their boat Northanger, were active again in the Antarctic Peninsula, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Antarctica, Queen Maud Land, Various Ascents
Queen Maud Land, Various Ascents. In the 1996-97 season, I was involved with the following ascents. Gordon Wiltsie, Michael Graber, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Various Ascents
Antarctica, Various Ascents. From December 3,1997 to January 19, 1998,I was in Antarctica, providing light service and ground support for scientific and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Various Ascents
Antarctica, Various Ascents. The Norwegian pair of Patrick and Vika Gustaffson spent 17 days exploring the northern part of the Ellsworth ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Mt. Vinson Area, Various Ascents
Mt. Vinson Area, Various Ascents. On January 3, Viki Groselj, Stane Klemenc, Rafko Vodisek (Slovenia) and Stipe Bozic, Josko Bojic (Croatia) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Antarctica, Ellsworth Mountains, Peak Shear, First Ascent, Mt. Tyree, Northeast Couloir, and Mt. Vinson, Tragedy
Peak Shear, First Ascent, Mt. Tyree, Northeast Couloir, and Mt. Vinson, Tragedy. The French High Mountaineering Military Group (GMHM) was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Africa, Kenya, Mt. Kenya, Various Ascents
Mt. Kenya, Various Ascents. In late February, Benny Bach and I spent a month on Mt. Kenya, making ascents of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Africa, Tanzania, Killimanjaro, First Descent, and New Route
Killimanjaro, First Descent, and New Route. On February 10, we left the Impala Hotel for the Umbway route, a drive of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Africa, Tanzania, Killimanjaro, Various Activity
Kilimanjaro, Various Activity. In January, my wife Ann Robertson and I made three complete traverses of Kilimanjaro, taking in six ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Europe, Norway, Hemsedal and Laerdal Valleys, Various Ascents
Hemsedal and Laerdal Valleys, Various Ascents. On March 13, Mark Wilford and I flew to Oslo for an ice climbing adventure. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Europe, Norway, Troll Wall, the Russian Route and Baltica
Troll Wall, the Russian Route and Baltica. During the last quarter century, the most difficult routes on the Troll Wall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Europe, Norway, The Shield, Attempt
The Shield, Attempt. My Norwegian climbing trip this summer was a surprise and a disappointment. First I flew to Oslow ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Europe, Slovakia, High Tatras, Ridge Traverse
High Tatras, Ridge Traverse. In January, Vlado Plulik made a solo traverse of the main ridge of the High Tatras ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Hkakbo Razi, First Ascent
It was reported that Nyama Gyaltsen from Burma and Takashai Ozaki from Japan made the successful first ascent of Hkakbo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Environmental Security Deposit and Environmental Fees for Expeditions
Environmental Security Deposit and Environmental Fees for Expeditions. Col. J. P. Bhagatjee, Director of the Indian Mountaineering Foundation, states that ...
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Notes
1998
Asia, India, Garhwal - Kumaon, Srikanta, All-Women's Ascent
Srikanta, All-Women’s Ascent. A 12-members all-women’s expedition from Uttarkashi, India, led by Chandra Prabha Aitwal, approached Srikanta (6133m) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, India, Garhwal - Kumaon, Shivling, Attempt
Shivling, Attempt. Satyendra Rana led a five-member Himalayan Alpine Adventure Club from Delhi to Shivling (6543m). Continuous rockfall on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, India, Garhwal - Kumaon, Suitilla, Attempt
Suitilla, Attempt. A five-member Sahyagiri Trekkers expedition from Mumbai, led by Makarand Pendse, attempted Suitilla (6373m), an unclimbed peak in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, India, Lahaul-Spiti, Fluted Peak, Ascent
Fluted Peak, Ascent. K. P. Mitra led a ten-member expedition from Bengal, India, to Fluted Peak (6122 m), climbing it on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, India, Lahaul-Spiti, Peak 6100m, Ascent
Peak 6100m, Ascent. A seven-member expedition from Bengal, India, led by Himadri Shekhar Bose, climbed an unnamed peak of 6100 meters ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, India, Lahaul-Spiti, Traverse of the Himalaya
Traverse of the Himalaya. Bachendri Pal (the first Indian woman to climb Everest and a member of the Indian Mountaineering ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, India, Lahaul-Spiti, Winter Traverse of the Indian Himalaya
Winter Traverse of the Indian Himalaya. From January 27 to February 21, Susie Patterson and Ned Gillette went from Leh to Zanskar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Newly Opened Peaks in the Nepal Himalaya
Newly Opened Peaks in the Nepal Himalaya. The Ministry of Tourism has opened 19 of the less popular Expeditions Peaks to ...
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Notes
1998
Asia, Nepal, Nemjung
Nemjung. It was reported that a nine-man French team led by Jean Paul Bouquier reached 6410 meters on the west ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Raksha Urai Massif, First Attempt
Raksha Urai Massif, First Attempt. In far western Nepal, a team of 14 Austrians had some difficulty getting through a very ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna, Attempt and Tragedy
Annapurna, Attempt and Tragedy. On December 2, Anatoli Boukreev and I, accompanied by the alpinist and videographer Dimitri Sobolev, flew by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri VII, North-Northeast Face
Dhaulagiri VII, North-Northeast Face. (This first-hand account supplements the notes written on page 304 by Elizabeth Hawley in last year’s ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Tukuche, Ascent and Attempts
Tukuche, Ascent and Attempts. It was reported that three teams attempted Tukuche (6920m) in the pre-monsoon. Bart Vos (NL) made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Various Winter Ascents
Nepal, Various Winter Ascents. In the winter of 1996-97, only four expeditions came to Nepal, one each on Ama Dablam, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Ascents and Tragedies
Manaslu, Ascents and Tragedies. Peter Sperka, an experienced mountaineer and ski alpinist from the High Tatras, organized the Slovak expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, First American Ascent, and Last 8000er to be Climbed by an American
Manaslu, First American Ascent, and Last 8000er to be Climbed by an American. On September 11, on Manaslu’s standard Northeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Kwangde Shar, Northeast Spur, Attempt
Kwangde Shar, Northeast Spur, Attempt. It was reported that a British team led by Phil Wicken had hoped to make ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam, West Ridge
Ama Dablam, West Ridge. Second place in the High Altitude Class of the Russian Climbing Competitions went to the team ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Various Activity in the Post-Monsoon Season
Nepalese Himalaya, Various Activity in the Post-Monsoon Season. On Ama Dablam, 72 climbers from all but one of 12 teams summitted via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Attempt and Tragedy
Pumori, Attempt and Tragedy. Along with the Czech trekkers, the Czech Trekking Expedition CK Montana consisted of four Slovaks: Dusan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Everest in the Pre-Monsoon
Everest in the Pre-Monsoon. On Everest this spring there fortunately was no such dramatic disaster as the fatal storm of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Various Activity in the Pre-Monsoon
Nepal, Various Activity in the Pre-Monsoon. Britain’s Alan Hinkes arrived in Kathmandu at the end of March with a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest Group, Attempted Traverse
Mount Everest Group, Attempted Traverse. A program similar to Reinhard Patscheider’s (see Tibet) was Anatoli Boukreev’s more elaborate ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998