American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Africa, Morocco, Overview
Morocco, Overview. During 1998, whilst working in Morocco, I took the opportunity to explore the enigmatic pleasures of the Atlas Mountains. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Africa, Mali, Hombori Mountains, Various Ascents
Hombori Mountains, Various Ascents. It was reported that a number of climbs went up on or near Le Main de ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Africa, Mali, The Hand of Fatima, Harmattan Rodeo
The Hand of Fatima, Harmattan Rodeo. For many years, my regular gang of climbing partners—Todd Skinner, Bobby Model, Andy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Africa, Kenya, Point Peter, Northwest Face
Point Peter, Northwest Face. It was reported that on March 15, Ulf Carlsson, Nicolas Ganzin and Ian Howell made the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Tsaranoro Atsimo, Never the Same, and Various Ascents
In September, Italians Rolando Larcher, Marco Stemi, and Erik Svab established the 670-meter route Never the Same (V 5.13c/d ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Tsaranoro Massif, Various Activity
Tsaranoro Massif, Various Activity. Last summer three different teams visited the Tsaranoro Massif in the Andringitra National Park. All the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Mukut Parvat East, First Ascent
Mukut Parvat East, First Ascent. A Korean team made an important and difficult first ascent in July and August when ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Badrinath to Kedarnath, Second Mortal Traverse, and Ascent of Pt. 5758
Badrinath to Kedarnath, Second Mortal Traverse, and Ascent of Pt. 5758. The crossing of the Satopanth Col and across the Markanda ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Thalay Sagar, Attempts and Tragedy
Thalay Sagar, Attempts and Tragedy. From August to October, a Japanese expedition led by Hiroshi Doke reached 6300 meters on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Chandra Parvat, Attempt
Chandra Parvat, Attempt. In 1938, the first Austrian Himalaya Expedition made many ascents in the western Garhwal Himalaya, including the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Swachand, West Face, Attempt
Swachand, West Face, Attempt. Malcolm Bass, Julian Clamp and Simon Yearsley (U.K.) attempted the west face of Swachand (6721m) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Bhagirathi I, West Ridge
Bhagirathi I, West Ridge. The participants were Michael Messner, Harald Riedl, Christian Zenz and me. It was our aim to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Bhagirathi III, West Face, New Route
Bhagirathi III, West Face, New Route. Alexander Odintsov, Igor Potankin, Yuri Koshelenko, Vladimir Kachkov, Andrey Lukin, Ivan Samoilenko, and Lioudmila ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Bhagirathi III, South Face, Les Temps Sauvages, and Other Activity
Bhagirathi III, South Face, Les Temps Sauvages, and Other Activity. The expedition members had various goals. Alain Bruzy (leader), Christian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Meru East Face, Attempt
Meru East Face, Attempt. The original aim of the expedition was to make the first ascent of the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Gorur Dome, First Ascent
Gorur Dome, First Ascent. Prasanta Roy led an expedition that made the first ascent of an unnamed peak (known locally ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Chaturangi Glacier, First Ascents
Chaturangi Glacier, First Ascents. From June to July, Amitabha Roy led a Rocks & Snow Expedition that succeeded in climbing two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Jaonli, Attempt, and Various Ascents
Jaonli, Attempt, and Various Ascents. A British expedition to Jaonli (6632m) failed to climb the peak due to a six-day ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Western Garhwal, Banderpunch West, Ascent
Banderpunch West, Ascent. An Institute of Climbers and Explorers expedition led by Sudipta Mitra made an ascent of Banderpunch West (6302...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Western Garhwal, Trisul I, West Face
Trisul I, West Face. In August and September, a Korean expedition led by Yeon Soo Park made an ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Western Garhwal, Trisul I, Attempt
Trisul I, Attempt. Three years after a previous attempt, Iñaki Ruiz, Jesus Gómez and I returned to try ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Western Garhwal, Changabang, North Face, the Lightning Route
Changabang, North Face, The Lightning Route. Carlos Buhler (U.S.) led a five-member team, four of whom (Andrei Volkov, Andrei ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Leo Pargial, Ascent, and Medical Work
Leo Pargial, Ascent, and Medical Work. Leo Pargial (6791m) in Hangrang (North Kinnaur) was first climbed on August 10, 1933, by a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Leo Pargial and Other Peaks, Various Ascents
Leo Pargial and Other Peaks, Various Ascents. We (Arun Samant, leader; Aloke Surin, Anil Chavan and Ravi Wadaskar) went to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Lahual, Gephang Goh, Attempt
Gephang Goh, Attempt. A British expedition led by Ian Ford attempted Gephang Goh (5870m) in the Lahaul area in July-August, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Lahual, Unnamed Peak, First Ascent
Unnamed Peak, First Ascent. A Polish expedition led by Andrej Zboinski made the first ascent of an unnamed 6130-meter peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Lahual, Stok and Dhampu Peaks, Various Ascents
Stok and Dhampu Peaks, Various Ascents. It was reported that Alberto Urtasun and Patricia Viscarret made the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Ladakh-Rupshu, Thugje, First Ascent
Thugje, First Ascent. A Chukyo Alpine Club (CAC) mountaineering party from Nagoya, Japan, made the first ascent of Thugje (6148m) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Ladakh-Rupshu, Mentok I, Third Ascent
Mentok I, Third Ascent. A Japanese expedition led by Susumu Sasaki made the third ascent of Mentok I (6340m). S. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Ladakh-Rupshu, Siachen Glacier, Exploration
Siachen Glacier, Exploration. We (Harish Kapadia, leader; Vijay Kothari, Cyrus Shroff, Divyesh Muni, Vineeta Muni; Kaivan Mistry; and Captain Ashish ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, India, Ladakh-Rupshu, Bhujang, First Ascent
Bhujang, First Ascent. When the main team of the Indian Siachen Glacier Expedition left for the Indira Col (see above), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Changla, First Ascent
Changla, First Ascent. In the autumn, the west summit of Changla in northwestern Nepal on the border with Tibet was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Saipal East, Attempt
Saipal East, Attempt. Bruno Baumann, a professional adventurer and writer who lives in Munich but is an Austrian citizen, gave ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV, Southwest Pillar, Attempt
Annapurna IV, Southwest Pillar, Attempt. The Czech Mountaineering Federation and Sport Club—Mt. Blanc (Prague) set out in September for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri I, Attempt and Tragedy
Dhaulagiri I, Attempt and Tragedy. Chantai Mauduit and the Sherpa she often climbed with, one of several men named Ang ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri I, Northeast Ridge
Dhaulagiri I, Northeast Ridge. From April 12 to June 10, 14 members of the Slovenian Alpine Club (Tone Škarja, leader; Dr. Damijan Meš...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu, Northwest Face, Attempt
Manaslu, Northwest Face, Attempt. On the great 8163-meter Manaslu, where six expeditions struggled unsuccessfully to scale the standard Northeast Face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, "Bhrikuti," Ascent
“Bhrikuti, ” Ascent. Identifying mountains in remote parts of Nepal is not always easy, as a Spanish post-monsoon expedition to Bhrikuti (6364...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Gyachung Kang, Attempts
Gyachung Kang, Attempts. Two teams went to the 7952-meter Gyachung Kang, which stands on the Nepalese-Tibetan border between Cho Oyu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, All 14 8000-Meter Summits
All 14 8000-Meter Summits. There were successes for three men approaching their goal of summiting all 14 8000-meter mountains, Fausto De Stefani ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Activity on the Nepalese 8000-ers in the Post-Monsoon
Activity on the Nepalese 8000-ers in the Post-Monsoon. This was a poor season on Nepal’s 8000ers, even though all ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, Activity in the Pre-Monsoon Season
Mount Everest, Activity in the Pre-Monsoon Season. The pre-monsoon season saw more people reach the top of Everest than ever ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Mount Everest, North Ridge, Ascent and Tragedy
Mt. Everest, North Ridge, Ascent and Tragedy. On May 17, the husband-and-wife team of Serguei Arsentiev and Francys Distefano-Arsentiev started from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Scientific Expedition
Everest, Scientific Expedition. Wally Berg was on Everest with a special mission: to bolt to bedrock as close as possible ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Everest, South Col/Southeast Ridge, Speed Ascent
Everest, South Col/Southeast Ridge, Speed Ascent. Speed ascents of Mount Everest have rarely been attempted. Now a well-known 35-year-old ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Everest, Ascents in the Post-Monsoon
Everest, Ascents in the Post-Monsoon. In addition to the summits by Kaji Sherpa and Tashi Tshering Sherpa (see above), Norichika ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Lhotse Shar, Ascent
Lhotse Shar, Ascent. On Lhotse Shar, the 8400-meter eastern summit of the Lhotse massif next to Everest, a team of 15 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Pumori, Southwest Ridge
Pumori, Southwest Ridge. The Internet contributed this spring to a new type of awkward situation concerning membership of an expedition. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam in the Post-Monsoon
Ama Dablam in the Post-Monsoon. As the season began, the Nepalese authorities expected 16 teams to come to Ama Dablam (6812m), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Kangtega, Northeast Face, New Route
Kangtega, Northeast Face, New Route. A seven-man French team (Erwan Le Lann, Francois Marsigny, Sebastien Montaz-Rosset, Francois Pallendre, Franck Plenier, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999