American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, Pakistan, Drifka, Second Ascent
Drifika, Second Ascent. It was reported that in July, Angelo Rusconi, Luciano Gimpa, Simone Rossetti, and Gino Hora (Italy) made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Hushe Valley, Various Ascents
Hushe Valley, Various Ascents. Giuseppe Masdea, Maurizio Garota, Danilo Valsecchi, Corrado Valsecchi and I, all members of the Lecco Group ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Nangma Valley, Various Ascents
Nangma Valley, Various Ascents. A team of six climbers (Mike Turner, Steve Mayers, Elfyn Jones, Di Lampard, Louise Thomas and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Changi Tower North Peak, First Ascent
Changi Tower North Peak, First Ascent. Changi Tower (ca. 5800m) (the actual height of Changi Tower was difficult to assess, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakiston, Changi Tower Main Peak, Excess Baggage
Changi Tower Main Peak, Excess Baggage. Excess Baggage starts directly above Camp I at the base of a four-pitch, left-facing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Charakusa Valley, Various Ascents
Charakusa Valley, Various Ascents. Conrad Anker, Peter Croft, and Galen Rowell spent the month of July climbing five rock spires ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Charakusa Valley, Various Ascents
Charakusa Valley, Various Ascents. An Italian expedition comprising Maurizio Giordani, Luca “Rampikino” Maspes, Mattia Locatelli and Natale Villa were active ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Brakk Zang, Ganyips
Brakk Zang, Ganyips. From June 28 to July 5, Pep Masip and I put up a new route on the southeast face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Diran, Ascent
Diran, Ascent. Adrian Burgess and Rob Ziegler made the first American ascent of Diran (23,838') on July 10. The mountain was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Various Activity
Nanga Parbat, Various Activity. 1998 will be remembered by many for Nanga Parbat’s (8125m) exceptional generosity. Of the six expeditions, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Ascent
Nanga Parbat, Ascent. Our summit day, July 21, saw a multi-national group from three different expeditions depart CIV at about 4 a....
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Caucasus, Mt. Dalar, North Face, and Traverse
Mt. Dalar, North Face, and Traverse. From August 9-13, a team led by V. Ivanov, together with I. Afanasiev, I. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Caucasus, Chegem Valley, Ice Climbing Exploration
Chegem Valley, Ice Climbing Exploration. In February, an ice climbing expedition led by Alexander Kopylov made a reconnaissance of waterfall ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Caucasus, Mt. Donguz-Orun, North Face, Descent by Ski and Snowboard
Mt. Donguz-Orun, North Face, Descent by Ski and Snowboard. Mt. Donguz-Orun (“Mountain over the Lake of Pigs,” 4468m), a spectacular ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Caucasus, Mt. Elbrus, Refuge of 11 Hut Fire
Mt. Elbrus, Refuge of 11 Hut Fire. The Refuge of 11—the famous high-altitude hut on Mount Elbrus—was completely destroyed by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Caucasus, Mt. Erydag, Northwest Face
Mt. Erydag, Northwest Face. A team of the Dagestan Republic Rescue Service, led by V. Sogokon and comprising A. Goriaev ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Tadjikistan, Fanskie Mountains, Various Ascents
Fanskie Mountains, Various Ascents. A lot of famous mountains and good technical routes were climbed in August in the Fanskie ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Tadjikistan, Fanskie Mountains, Note on the Various Climbing Championships of the C.I.S.
Note on the Various Climbing Championships of the C.I.S. The Russian Mountaineering Federation was established in 1982. Preceding and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kazakhstan, Dzhungaria Ala-Tau, Various Ascents
Dzhungaria Ala-Tau, Various Ascents. It was reported that British guide Nick Parks traveled to the rarely visited Dzhungaria (Dzhungarskiy) Ala-Tau, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kazakhstan, Tien-Shan, Central Tien Shan, Overview
Central Tien Shan, Overview. The weather during the 1998 season in the Central Tien-Shan (Khan-Tengri/Pobeda region), typified by a lot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kazakhstan, Tien-Shan, Development of the Anatoli Boukreev Memorial Fund, and Khan Tengri, Attempt
Development of the Anatoli Boukreev Memorial Fund, and Khan Tengri, Attempt. Anatoli Boukreev was one of the great high-altitude climbers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kazakhstan, Tien-Shan, Khan Tengri, North Face, New Route
Khan Tengri, North Face, New Route. There are 12 existing routes on Khan Tengri (7010m) that lead to the summit from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Laylak and Karavshin Regions, Clarification
Laylak and Karavshin Regions, Clarification. Vladimir Kopylov, co-author with Paola Sicouri of Forbidden Mountains, notes that C.I.S. climbers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Laylak Region, Ak-Su North Peak, North Face, Various Ascents
Ak-Su North Peak, North Face, Various Ascents. The Laylak Ak-Su region is still one of the most attractive climbing regions ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Laylak Region, Ak-Su North Peak, First Winter Ascents
Ak-Su North Peak, First Winter Ascents. The winter season of 1998-’99 saw the first two winter ascents of the enormous ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Laylak Region, Iskander, South Face, New Route
Iskander, South Face, New Route. A. Zhiltsov led a Tatarstan Republic team of N. Akifiev and A. Akhmadiev on a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.),Kyrgyzstan, Laylak Region, Admiralteets, Bashkirov Route
Admiralteets, Bashkirov Route. From July 27-30, M. Mikhaylov (leader), V. Akimov, A. Molotov, A. Puchinin and A. Chernov, all from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Laylak Region, Ortochasma Valley, Exploration, and Ascents in the Karavshin
Ortochasma Valley, Exploration, and Ascents in the Karavshin. On our latest climbing trips we have always tried to visit unpublished ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Karavshin Region, Peak Gorniak, Third Ascent
Peak Gomiak, Third Ascent. Peak Gomiak (5013m) is difficult to get to without a helicopter. It takes two days and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Karavshin Region, Various Ascents
Karavshin Region, Various Ascents. We (Robert Lange, Bettina Boehmer, Mathias Engelien from Germany and Will Stites from the U.S.) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Karavshin Region, Various Ascents
Karavshin Region, Various Ascents. On August 5, Guy Edwards, Hermien Freriksen, Brian Webster, Kevin Christakos and I (Canada) flew from Bishkek, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Karavshin Region, Akshirak and Pamir Alai Ranges, Various Ascents
Akshirak and Pamir Alai Ranges, Various Ascents. In July, Chris Seashore, Carol Petrelli, Blase Reardon and I went to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Karavshin Region, Korzhenievskovo Valley, Various Ascents
Korzhenievskovo Valley, Various Ascents. From July 2 to August 22, Rowland Barker, Steven Carter, Hamish Downer, Mark Stevenson and I visited the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, West Kokshaal-Tau, Kizil Asker Area, Various Ascents
Kizil Asker Area, Various Ascents. In 1997, I traveled with an international team of five to the West Kokshaal-Tau range, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, West Kokshaal-Tau, Kokshaal-Tau, Various Ascents
Kokshaal-Tau, Various Ascents. From July 18-August 26, the united team of Moscow district climbed in the West Kokshaal-Tau. The chief of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, West Kokshaal-Tau, Chonturasu Glacier Area, Various Ascents
Chonturasu Glacier Area, Various Ascents. In September, Pat Littlejohn followed up his 1997 guided expedition to the Chonturasu Glacier at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Tibet, Yebokangal Ri and Porong Ri, Ascents
Yebokangal Ri and Porong Ri, Ascents. We were Reinier Zuidhoff, leader; Hans Van Der Meulen, Wilco Van Rooijen, Cas Van ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Tibet, Nyangla Qen Tangla Shan Range, Sepu Kunglha Karpo Massif, Various Activity
Sepu Kunglha Karpo Massif, Various Activity. The Nyangla Qen Tangla Shan in Eastern Tibet is topped by Sepu Kangri (6950m). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, China, Mustagh Ata, Gasherbrum II, and Other Activity in the Chinese Karakoram
Mustagh Ata, Gasherbrum II, and Other Activity in the Chinese Karakoram. Our expedition was co-led by Daniel Mazur and Jonathan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, China, Mt. Kongur, Attempt
Mt. Kongur, Attempt. Our group this year tried to climb Mt. Kongur (7719m) in the Kashgar Range. The extremely bad ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999