American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Various Activity
Andringitra National Park, Various Activity. The French team of Thierry Giginot and Patrice Glairon-Rappaz spent several weeks repeating quite a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Tsaranoro, Bravo Les Filles
Tsaronoro, Bravo Les Filles. Nancy Feagin, Kath Pyke, Beth Rodden (who had never placed a piece of pro or climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Karambony, Sakay, Tsaranoro, The Zoze Wall, and Other New Routes
Karambony, Sakay, Tsaranoro, The Zoze Wall, and Other New Routes. On July 8, Jim Haden and I arrived in Antananarivo, Madagascar. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Africa, Madagascar, Andringitra National Park, Tsaranoro Atsimo, Southeast Spur, Life in a Fairy Tale
Tsaranoro Atsimo, Southeast Spur, Life in a Fairy Tale. In September, Mark Wilford, Silvia and Craig Luebben and non-climbers Lane ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Russia, Caucasus, Kiukiurtliu, Northwest Face, Lukashvilly Route
Our special thanks to Vladimir Kopylov (http://mountains.tos.ru) of the Russian Mountaineering Federation for his invaluable help on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Russia, Caucasus, Mt. Western Doppah, Northeast Face/Northeast Ridge
Mt. Western Doppah, Northeast Face/Northeast Ridge. From July 21-27, a team from the Moscow mountain club Strannik (“pilgrim”) comprised ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Russia, Caucasus, Mt. Karatash, North Face, New Route
Mt. Karatash, North Face, New Route. Mt. Karatash is situated in the northeast part of the North Chuyskiy crest in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Russia, Caucasus, Mt. Shkhara, North Face, New Route
Mt. Shkhara, North Face, New Route. Mt. Shkhara (5068m) lies in the Besengi region of the Central Caucasus. Valery Shamalo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgysky Alatau, Ala Archa National Park, Korona, North Face of First Tower, Solo Dream
Korona, North Face of First Tower, Solo Dream. From May 6-9, Alexander Ruchkin established the route Solo Dream (Russian grade 5...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgysky Alatau, Ala Archa National Park, Korona, North Face, New Route
Korona, North Face, New Route. The north face of Korona (“the Crown”) Peak (4855m) is a 900-meter wall with no ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Free Korea Peak, North Face Direct, Previously Unreported
From February 23-27, 1997, Alexander Ruchkin and Andrey Puchinin established the North Face Direct route (6A A3 +, 900m) on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgysky Alatau, Ala Archa National Park, Free Korea Peak, North Face, New Route
Free Korea, North Face, New Route. The north face of Svobodnaya Korea (Free Korea Peak, 4740m) holds ice and mixed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgysky Alatau, Ala Archa National Park, Peak Semionova-Tienshanskogo, New Route
Peak Semionova-Tienshanskogo, New Route. Peak Semionova-Tienshanskogo (4875m) is the highest peak of the Kyrgyzskiy Alatau. From July 24-25, Elena Nagovitsina, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Ak-Su North Peak, North Face, New Route, Previously Unreported
From August 4-12, 1996, Alexander Ruchkin and Alexander Odintsov established The Direct North Face (Russian Grade 6B, 5.11 A3+) on the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Various Ascents
Karavashin Region, Various Ascents. After a frustrating visit to the neighboring Lailak region where poor weather stopped us from attempting ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Peak 4810, East Face, New Route
Peak 4810, East Face, New Route. Alexander Pogorelov and Vitaly Polohov from Rostov-on-Don established a new route (6B, 1100m) on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asan, Stars and Stripes Forever, and 4810, West Face
Roxanna Brock and Brian McCray brought home the bronze, placing third in the International Mountaineering Trophy big wall climbing competition. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Slesova, West-Southwest Face, Fiamma d'Oriente
Slesova, West-Southwest Face, Fiamma d’Oriente. Andrea Zanetti, Cristoforo Groaz and Giorgio Pancheri (Italy) opened a 1300-meter route, Fiamma d’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Slesova, Fiamma d'Oriente, Second Ascent
Slesova, Fiamma d’Oriente, Second Ascent. Three weeks after the establishment of the Fiamma d’Oriente by an Italian group (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir-Alai, Karavshin Region, Asan, Forever Yak, Previously Unreported
Asan, Forever Yak, Previously Unreported. In July, 1998, Martin Waldhör and I spotted an obvious dihedral and crack system that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, West Kokshaal-Tau, Kotur Glacier Region, Various Ascents
Kotur Glacier Region, Various Ascents. Guides Pat Littlejohn (U.K.), Alan Delizee (France) and Vladimir Komissarov (Kyrgyzstan), with Dr. Jane ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Pamir/Tien Shan, All Four 7000ers and Khan Tengri in One Season
All Four 7000ers and Khan Tengri in One Season. I departed Italy on July 2 and returned August 28. The following peaks ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
8000ers, Increase of Royalty Fees
8000ers, Increase of Royalty Fees. The Pakistan Ministry of Tourism announced that for the year 2000, the fee for 8000-meter peaks ...
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Notes
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Hindu Raj, UIAA International Expedition Training Camp
Hindu Raj, UIAA International Expedition Training Camp. The 23 young participants from 13 different countries (and all five continents) of the UIAA ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Hindu Raj, Areri and Chuchubalstering, Various Ascents
Areri and Chuchubalstering, Various Ascents. Also in the Hindu Raj massif (see above) was a group selected from previous members ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Hindu Kush, "Cima Asso," First Ascent
“Cima Asso,” First Ascent. For the third year in a row, the Club Alpino Italiano—Asso supported an expedition to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh, Karambar Glacier Area, Various Asents, Previously Unreported
Karambar Glacier Area, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported. One of the least-visited regions in the Karakoram is the northwestern part of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh, Kutshkulin Sar, Ascent
Kutshkulin Sar, Ascent. In August, a six-man international team visited the Karambar Glacier region of northern Pakistan. We were entirely ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh, Koz Sar, First Ascent
Koz Sar, First Ascent. Ichiro Yamagata led an eight-member team from the Sendai Ichiko Alpine Club of Japan that made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh, Batura I, Attempt and Tragedy
Batura I, Attempt and Tragedy. Atsushi Inenaga led a team in an attempt on Batura I (7785m) via the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Naltar Mountains, Shani Peak, Various Ascents
Shani Peak, Various Ascents. From July 25-September 4, Andreas Amons, Elwin van der Gragt, Benno Netelenbos and Melvin Redeker (the Netherlands) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Naltar Mountains, Pt. 5520m, Dedo De Galupour and Bubulimotin, Ascents
Pt. 5520m, Dedo De Galupour and Bubulimotin, Ascents. It was reported that Spaniards David Larrión and Ager Madariaga made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Hispar Muztagh, Sakar Sar, First Ascent
Sakar Sar, First Ascent. Akira Miyazawa, Makoto Ishikawa, Kanji Kamei and Teruaki Suzuki, along with two high-altitude porters, were in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Rakoposhi-Harimosh Mountains, Shel Chakpa and Barbachen Peak, First Ascents
Shel Chakpa and Barbachen Peak, First Ascents. I had noticed Shel Chakpa (Balti for “white broken rock”) during a 1995 trip ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Rakoposhi-Harimosh Mountains, Panmah Muztagh, Choktoi Glacier Area, Various Ascents
Choktoi Glacier Area, Various Ascents. The team was composed of Luca Maspes, Emanuele Pellizzari, Massimo Sala and Gianni Zappa, plus ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Rakoposhi-Harimosh Mountains, Panmah Muztagh, Biacherahi Tower, Hanispur South and Indian Face Arête, Ascents
Biacherahi Tower, Hanispur South and Indian Face Arête, Ascents. The expedition was comprised of Muir Morton (leader), Tom Bridgeland, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Rakoposhi-Harimosh Mountains, Panmah Muztagh, Ogre, South Buttress, Attempt, and Latok IV, South Summit, Ascent
Ogre, South Buttress, Attempt, and Latok IV, South Summit, Ascent. Alexander Huber, Toni Gutsch and Jan Mersch reached Islamabad on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Rakoposhi-Harimosh Mountains, Panmah Muztagh, Latok IV, Attempt
Latok IV, Attempt. Motomu Omiya and Tsuguo Tsuchida (Japan) attempted the south ridge of Latok IV*. The pair arrived at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Shipton Spire, Ship of Fools
Shipton Spire, Ship of Fools. Anders Lundquist, Mattias Jakobsson, Karl Ljung and I reached Base Camp on June 21. After organizing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Great Trango Tower, Korean Fantasy, Previously Unreported
Great Trango Tower, Korean Fantasy, Previously Unreported. From June 21-August 19, 1997, expedition members Sang-Jo Lee (leader), Youn-Jung Shin (f), Choi Seung-Chol ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Great Trango Tower, Northwest Face, Parallel Worlds
Great Trango Tower, Northwest Face, Parallel Worlds. From July 2-August 1, Alex Lowe, Jared Ogden and Mark Synnott, with Darren Britto, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Great Trango Tower, Northwest Face, Russian Direct
Great Trango Tower, Northwest Face, Russian Direct. Alexander Odintsov, Igor Potankin, Ivan Samoilenko (high-altitude cameraman) and Yuri Koshelenko arrived at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Great Trango Tower, Northwest Face, Lost Butterfly
Great Trango Tower, Northwest Face, Lost Butterfly. Our expedition was planned to be a first ascent of the (presumed) highest ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Trango Pulpit, More Czech, Less Slovak
Trango Pulpit, More Czech, Less Slovak. In July, the Czech/Slovak expedition consisting of Ivo Wondrácek, Tomáš Rinn, Pavel ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Trango Pulpit, Norwegian Trango Pulpit Direct
Trango Pulpit, Norwegian Trango Pulpit Direct. From June 28-August 4 (plus two days of fixing), Robert Caspersen, Gunnar Karlsen, Per Ludvig ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Nameless Tower, Claire de Lune
Nameless Tower, Claire de Lune. Gabriel Besson, Claude-Alain Gaillan, David Maret and I arrived at Base Camp on the Dunge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Nameless Tower, Yugoslavian Route, and Nanga Parbat, Kinshofer Route
Nameless Tower, Yugoslavian Route, and Nanga Parbat, Kinshofer Route. Alberto and Felix Iñurrategi, Jon Lazkano and Jose L. Tamiyo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Gasherbrum IV, Northwest Ridge, Ascent
Gasherbrum IV, Northwest Ridge, Ascent. Jae Soo Kim (expedition leader), Young Tae Kim (climbing leader), and expedition members Oun Bea ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Gasherbrum IV, Southwest Ridge, Attempt
Gasherbrum IV, Southwest Ridge, Attempt. Steve Swenson, Charley Mace, Steve House (U.S.) and Andy DeKlerk (South Africa) made an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Mountains, Charakusa Region, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported
Charakusa Region, Various Ascents, Previously Unreported. Giangi Angeloni, Angelo Carminati and Ennio Spiranelli traveled to the Charakusa Glacier (Hushe Valley) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000