American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Nepal, Kasum Kanguru, Northwest Face
Kasum Kanguru, Northwest Face. It was reported that Yannick Graziani and Christian Tromsdörff established a new route, Tendi, on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Kasum Kanguru, East Face
Kasum Kanguru, East Face. In April, Yasushi Yamanoi of Japan soloed a new route on the east face of Kasum ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Tarke Kang, Ski Descent
Tarke Kang, Ski Descent. A small four-member group of Czech mountaineers (Robin Baum, leader, Vladimír Smrž, Vladimir Prieložný, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh Himal, Paldor Peak Group, Attempts
Paldor Peak Group, Attempts. Sabine Krol and I were in the Ganesh Himal from February 12-March 6. Our goal was to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh Himal, Kangchenjunga, Ramtang, And Medical Research
Kangchenjunga, Ramtang, And Medical Research. Base Camp was established at Pangpema at 5100 meters on the north side of Kangchenjunga. Chris ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh Himal, Kangchenjunga, First Female Ascent
Kangchenjunga, First Female Ascent. My husband, Gary Pfisterer, and I led an international expedition to climb the north face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh Himal, Jonsang, Attempt
Jonsang, Attempt. One of the few teams trying something innovative in Nepal last spring was the six-man Irish expedition led ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh Himal, Drohmo and Janak
Drohmo and Janak. On April 13, a small Anglo-American-Nepalese expedition established Base Camp on the summer yak pastures of Lhonak (4650m), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh Himal, Drohmo, First Ascent
Drohmo, First Ascent. Doug Scott and Roger Mear went to a 6855-meter mountain called Drohmo in far eastern Nepal north-northwest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Nepal, Ganesh Himal, Taple Shikhar, First Ascent
Tapie Shikhar, First Ascent. Not far south-southwest of Drohmo is the 6341-meter mountain generally known as Cross Peak (its Nepalese ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Pir Peak, Winter Ascent
Pir Peak, Winter Ascent. The Alpine Club of Pakistan launched its first winter mountaineering expedition to Pir Peak (6363m) in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Sani Pakush, Attempt
Sani Pakush, Attempt. It was reported that Andy Benson, Kenton Cool, Rich Cross and A1 Powell attempted the ca. 2600-meter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak, Attempt and Tragedy
Broad Peak, Attempt and Tragedy. Eric Escoffier and Pascalle Bessieres (F) were last seen on the summit ridge of Broad ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Savoia Kangri, Attempt
Savoia Kangri, Attempt. It was reported that Nick Bullock, Julian Cartwright, Jamie Fisher, Ewan and Ruaridh Pringle, Paul Schweizer and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Gasherbrum I and II, Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy
Gasherbrum I and II, Ascents, Attempts and Tragedy. Our international expedition of 13, led by Peter Guggemos (Germany), successfully saw 11 summiting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Latok I, North Ridge, Attempt, Harpoon, First Ascent, and Other Activity
Latok I, North Ridge, Attempt, Harpoon, First Ascent, and Other Activity. Our expedition consisted of Lyle Dean, John Bouchard, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Latok III, West Face, Attempt
Latok III, West Face, Attempt. In July, Jay Smith, Kitty Calhoun, Steve Quinlan and Ken Sauls attempted an alpine-style ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Shipton Spire, Inshallah
Shipton Spire, Inshallah. In July, Steph Davis, Kennan Harvey, and Seth Shaw established a third route on Shipton Spire (a....
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, A Note on Names of Formations Rising from the Hainablak Glaciers
A Note on Names of Formations Rising from the Hainablak Glaciers. Directed by Greg Child, Bernard Domenech (France) contacted the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Nameless Tower, Eternal Flame, Second Ascent
Nameless Tower, Eternal Flame, Second Ascent. In June and July, Alberto Sepulveda, Jorge Couceiro, Jose Maria Andrés and José ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999