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Asia, Pakistan, Hindu Kush, Karambar Region, Various Ascents
Karambar Region, Various Ascents. The Montecchio Maggiore section of the Club Alpino Italiano spent from July 22 to August 27 in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Western Karakoram, Rakaposhi, First Iranian Ascent
Rakaposhi, First Iranian Ascent. With only a few previous expeditions from Iran, and as our first experience to the Himalayan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Western Karakoram, Spantik, Ascents
Spantik, Ascents. Frenchman Daniel Petraud climbed Spantik (7027m) twice, the first time on August 15 with three other climbers. He then ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Western Karakoram, Bolocho I, Bolocho V, and Bolocho VI, First Ascents
Bolocho I, Bolocho V, and Bolocho VI, First Ascents. The British team of Stuart Muir and Dave Wilkinson were reported ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Western Karakoram, Ruwiduri Sar, Zarsanic I, First Ascents
Ruwiduri Sar, Zarsanic 1, First Ascents. It was reported that Annabelle Barker, Pru Cartwright, Margaret Clennett, Sally MacIntyre and Sue Williscroft ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Western Karakoram, Malubiting West, Ascent
Malubiting West, Ascent. On July 29, Matthias Dischinger (28) from Lorrach, Germany, Roland Brandli (35) from Zurich, Switzerland, Ruedi Karrer (38) from Zurich, Switzerland, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Laila Peak, First Ascent
Laila Peak, First Ascent. Our German team of five made the first ascent of Laila Peak (5971m) in the Rupal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Nanga Parbat, First American Ascent
Nanga Parbat, First American Ascent. Carlos Buhler became the first native-born American to climb Nanga Parbat when he ascended the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Nanga Parbat, Various Ascents
Nanga Parbat, Various Ascents. It was reported that a number of teams made successful ascents of Nanga Parbat in 1997. A ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Choktoi Glacier Area, Various Ascents
Choktoi Glacier Area, Various Ascents. It was reported that a British expedition of Alex Franklin, Will Garrett, Fiona Hatchell, Colin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Baintha Brakk, Attempts
Baintha Brakk, Attempts. It was reported that Germans Jan Mersch and Jochen Hasse attempted the South Pillar on Baintha Brakk (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, HAR Pinnacle, First Ascent, and Latok I, Attempt
HAR Pinnacle, First Ascent, and Latok I, Attempt. Our expedition consisted of John Bouchard, Barry Rugo, Tom Nonis, and me. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Latok II, West Face and Northwest Ridge, Ascents and Other Activity
Latok II, West Face and Northwest Ridge, Ascents, and Other Activity. A mostly German expedition of Alex and Thomas Huber, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, The Latok Group, Clarification
The Latok Group, Clarification. The 1997 ascents of Latok II have allowed us to clarify the naming of the three peaks ...
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Notes
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Shipton Spire, Ship of Fools
Shipton Spire, Ship of Fools. Mark Synnott and Jared Ogden established a new route on the east face of Shipton ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Hainablak, Ascent
hHainablak, Ascent. Hainablak is the prominent granite aiguille named by Ardito Desio in 1929 during his exploratory reconnaissance up the Baltoro ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Great Trango Tower, New Route
Great Trango Tower, New Route. It was reported that the Korean team of Kim Hyung-Jin, Lee Sang-Co, Choi Seoung-Chul and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Nameless Tower, Yugoslav Route
Nameless Tower, Yugoslav Route. The Scandinavian Trango Expedition (Jan Stenstrom, leader; Magnus Nilsson, Jon Haukassveen, Torbjom Ohlén, Fredrik Schlyter, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Nameless Tower, North Face, New Route
Nameless Tower, North Face, New Route. Our ten-week expedition to Pakistan was successful in establishing a new big-wall route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Skilbrum, Ascent and Tragedy
Skilbrum, Ascent and Tragedy. A 17-member Japanese expedition made the second ascent of Skilbrum (7360m) via either the original Southwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, K2, West Face, Variation
K2, West Face, Variation. In 1994, the Tokai Branch of the Japanese Alpine Club started its exploration of new routes to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, K2, South-Southeast Spur, Attempt
K2, South-Southeast Spur, Attempt. A seven-member Basque team led by Ramon Agirre (38) reached 7000 meters on the south-southeast spur but were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Broad Peak, South-Southeast Ridge, Attempts
Broad Peak, South-Southeast Ridge, Attempts. It was reported that two teams attempted Broad Peak by its south-southeast ridge this year. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Broad Peak, Attempts and Tragedy
Broad Peak, Attempts and Tragedy. A number of climbers were reported to have reached Broad Peak’s foresummit this year, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Gasherbrum I, Gasherbrum II, and Broad Peak, Ascents
Gasherbrum I, Gasherbrum II, and Broad Peak, Ascents. A strong 20-member Japanese Gunma Mountaineering Association team and an equally strong ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Gasherbrum II, First Iranian Ascent
Gasherbrum II, First Iranian Ascent. Gasherbrum II was the first 8000-meter peak organized and climbed independently by Iranians. The ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Gasherbrum IV, Northwest Ridge Attempt
Gasherbrum IV, Northwest Ridge, Attempt. It was reported that the Basques Jon Lazkhano, Kiki de Pablo, José Carlos Tamayo and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Pakistan, Central Karakoram, Beatrice, Southeast Face, New Routes
Beatrice, Southeast Face, New Routes. It was reported that from the end of August to mid-September, a British team put ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Russia, Caucasus, Mt. Shkelda, New Route in Winter
Mt. Shkelda, New Route in Winter. Shkelda is a well-known mountain in the Caucasus. Its “Majesty Fence” consists of five ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Russia, Caucasus, Kiukiurtliu, Lukashbili Route
Kiukiurtliu, Lukashbili Route. Climbers from Dagistan chose Kiukiurtliu, a mountain located on the southeastern spur of Mt. Elbrus (4.5 kilometers from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Russia, Caucasus, Suganbashi, East Face
Suganbashi, East Face. Sixth place in the Russian Climbing Championships was the team from North Osetin (S. Egorini, leader, I. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Tadjikistan, Muzcol Area, Various Ascents
Muzcol Area, Various Ascents. It was reported that the British-based company, EWP, led two trips into the Muzcol, a group ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Lailak Region, Rocky Ak-Su, North Face, Various Ascents
Rocky Ak-Su, North Face, Various Ascents. Out of the six teams that entered the Technical Class of the Russian Mountaineering ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Lailak Region, The Peaks of the Lailak Ak-Su Valley
The Peaks of the Lailak Ak-Su Valley. While there has been a recent surge in publicity about the Karavshin Ak-Su ...
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Notes
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Kara-Su and Ak-Su Valleys, Various Ascents
Kara-Su andAk-Su Valleys, Various Ascents. (The following account is a combination of three individual notes by Doug Byerly, Stephanie Davis*, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Various Ascents
Karavshin Region, Various Ascents. It was reported that the British team of Paul Pritchard, Dave Green, Johnny Dawes and Noel ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Slesova Peak, Moroz Route, Ascent
Slesova Peak, Moroz Route, Ascent. In the Russian Mountaineering Championships, third place was taken by the Moscow team “Treksport” (S. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgyzsky Alatau, Ala Archa National Park, Peak Free Korea, Variation
Peak Free Korea, Variation. Two summits caught Bernard’s and my attention: Mt. Korona (4860m) and Mt. Svobodnaya Korea (4740m). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgyzsky Alatau, Ala Archa National Park, Box Peak, New Route
Box Peak, New Route. In July, Misha Michailava, Andrei Molatov, Dmitry Jumakov, Valerie Fedem and Alexandar Chernov ascended a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgyzsky Alatau, West Kokshaal-Tau, Dankova Group, Various Ascents
Dankova Group, Various Ascents. It was reported that a 1996 expedition to the eastern end of the West Kokshaal-Tau resulted in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
West Kokshaal-Tau, Various Ascents
I traveled to Kyrgyzstan in August, beginning my trip once again in Ala Archa National Park outside Bishkek, the capital . ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kazakhstan, Tien Shan, Peak Pobeda, Zhuravleva Route
Peak Pobeda, Zhuravleva Route. First place in the High Altitude Class of the Russian Climbing Competitions was taken by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kazakhstan, Tien Shan, Peak Pobeda, Ski Descent, Attempt
Peak Pobeda, Ski Descent, Attempt. “Mt. Victory” (pronounced po-byeh-da in Russian) was the last major peak in the Soviet Union ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kazakhstan, Tien Shan, Peak Nazarbaev, Mass Ascent
Peak Nazarbaev, Mass Ascent. On July 6, our party of about 300 made the first ascent of Peak Nazarbaev (4376m) in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Russia, Siberia, Altai Mountains, Northern Chuisky Range, Maashey, Northern Wall, Bydonov Route
Maashey, Northwest Wall, Bydonov Route. The Rubtsov Mountain Club (D. Sergeev, leader, E. Vinnikov, A. Drakie) made an ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Russia, Siberia, Altai Mountains, Northern Chuisky Range, Maashey Valley, Various Ascents
Maashey Valley, Various Ascents. The Altai mountains straddle the border area of Russia, Kazakhstan, Mongolia and China. Much of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Tibet, Loinbo Kangri, Ascent, and Qungmo Kangri, Ascent
Loinbo Kangri, Ascent, and Qungmo Kangri, Ascent. It was reported that a joint Chinese-Korean expedition managed to make the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Tibet, Jumo Ganker, Attempt
Jumo Ganker, Attempt. It was reported that Huw Davies and John Town (U.K.) attempted Jomo Ganker (7048m) in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Tibet, Sepu Kangri, Attempt
Sepu Kangri, Attempt. There is a range of mountains in Tibet comparable in length to the entire Swiss Alps that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998
Asia, Tibet, Shishapangma, Attempt
Shishapangma, Attempt. The main goal of the Slovenian Shishapangma 1997 autumn expedition was to climb the British route on the Shishapangma’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1998