American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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) ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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, ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Mountains, Charakusa Area, Fathi Brakk, Parhat Brakk and Beatrice, Ascents
Charakusa Area, Fathi Brakk, Parhat Brakk and Beatrice, Ascents. Jimmy Chin, Evan Howe, Brady Robinson and Doug and Jed Workman, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Mountains, King Brakk, Allah's Finger, Ibrahim Peak, First Ascents
King Brakk, Allah ’s Finger, Ibrahim Peak, First Ascents. A team of three Italians and one Swiss carried out a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Mountains, Amin Brakk, West Face, Attempt
Amin Brakk, West Face, Attempt. The team members of the Korean Alpine Club Amin Brakk Expedition were Young Soon Hwang, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Mountains, Amin Brakk, Czech Express
Amin Brakk, Czech Express. Based on the experience of previous groups, we arranged to arrive in the Amin Brakk area ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Mountains, Amin Brakk, West Face, Sol Solet
Amin Brakk, West Face, Sol Solet. Spaniards Sílvia Vidal, Miquel Puigdomènech and Pep Masip traveled to the Pakistan ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Mountains, Changui Tower, East Face, Ludopatía
Changui Tower, East Face, Ludopatía. Fermín Izco, Mikel Zabalza and I left Pamplona on June 18 for Islamabad. Our ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Hispar Muztagh, Pumari Chhish, South Face, Attempt
Pumari Chhish, South Face, Attempt. The south face of Pumari Chhish (7492m) rises 3000 meters from the Jutmal Glacier. This complex ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Spantik-Sosbun Mountains, Snow Lake Area, Cornice and Tarci Peaks
Snow Lake Area, Cornice and Tarci Peaks. Seven members of the Bergamo section of the Club Alpino Italiano spent July 19 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Pakistan, Spantik-Sosbun Mountains, Sosbun Tower, Attempt, and Nameless Peak, Ascent
Sosbun Tower, Attempt, and Nameless Peak, Ascent. Even if they are “veterans” of the Karakoram, few climbers know the name ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Garhwal, Mukut Parvat East, Correction, and First Ascent
Mukut Parvat East, Correction, and First Ascent. The 1998 expedition from South Korea led by Oksun Hong (see 1999 AAJ, p. 355) claimed ...
AAJ
Notes
2000
Asia, India, Garhwal, Arwa Tower, First Ascent and Arwa Spire, First Attempt
Arwa Tower, First Ascent and Arwa Spire, First Attempt. From May 7-14, Britons Mick Fowler and Steve Sustad climbed the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Garhwal, Panch Chuli III, Attempt
Panch Chuli III, Attempt. The virgin Panch Chuli III (6314m) was attempted from May-June by a young IMF team selected ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Garhwal, Shivling, East Ridge, Third Ascent
Shivling, East Ridge, Third Ascent. When my boss, Captain Bolo, asked us to suggest an expedition for the spring, I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Garhwal, Thalay Sagar, High Tension
Thalay Sagar, High Tension. Russian alpinists Alexander Klenov, Alexey Bolotov, Mikhail Davy and Mikhail Pershin established a new route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Garhwal, Dunagiri, North Face, New Route and Attempt, Previously Unreported
Dunagiri, North Face, New Route and Attempt, Previously Unreported. It was reported that in 1998, Spaniards Xabier Guembe and Jon Beloki ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Gya, Second Ascent
Gya, Second Ascent. Gya ( 6794m), at the tri-junction of Himachal, Jammu and Kashmir and Tibet, had received eight expeditions but ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Peak 6553m, Attempt, and Peak 6222m, Ascent
Peak 6553m, Attempt, and Peak 6222m, Ascent. Peak 6553m (a.k.a. Dibiboikri Nala) is an unclimbed peak on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Peak 6118m, Ascent
Peak 6118m, Ascent. Peak 6118m (near Yunan Tso, Baralacha Pass) is an unnamed peak on the Manali-Leh highway and is ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Dhhun, First Ascent
Dhhun, First Ascent. Dhhun (6200m), which means “guardian,” was first climbed in August via the north face by a Japanese ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Miyar Nala, Thunder Peak, East Ridge, Previously Unreported
Thunder Peak, East Ridge, Previously Unreported. In 1998 and 1999, a small Italian expedition visited the Miyar Valley in India. The team ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Kumaon, Burphu Dhura South Peak, Ascent
Burphu Dhura South Peak, Ascent. The IMF expedition to the virgin peak of Bhurphu Dhura (6210m) in Kumaon was led ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, India, Ladakh, Umdung Kangri, West Ridge
Umdung Kangri, West Ridge. Umdung Kangri (6643m) is a high peak seen in the south as one descends from Parang ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Pre-Monsoon in the Nepal Himalaya
Pre-Monsoon in the Nepal Himalaya. Seven climbers died this spring in the Nepalese Himalaya, all during descents from 8000-meter summits. ...
AAJ
Notes
2000
Asia, Nepal, Post-Monsoon in the Nepal Himalaya
Post-Monsoon in the Nepal Himalaya. In the post-monsoon in the Nepal Himalaya, the summer monsoon rains and snowfall continued throughout ...
AAJ
Notes
2000
Asia, Nepal, Trekking Peaks of Nepal, Ascents and Attempts
Trekking Peaks of Nepal, Ascents and Attempts. In an effort to climb all 18 trekking peaks in Nepal as catalogued by ...
AAJ
Notes
2000
Asia, Nepal, Kanjiroba, Ascent
Kanjiroba, Ascent. It was reported that Britons Richard Bull, Neil Cooper, Andy Hawes, Mal Lewis, Andy Lind, Josie Poole, Ben ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Kangtokla, First Official Ascent
Kangtokla, First Official Ascent. Kangtokla (6294m) was one of the ten peaks opened to foreign expeditions in 1998. Miguel Angel Videl ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Raksha Urai, Attempt
Raksha Urai, Attempt. Hubert Fitzwallner led an Austro-German expedition that on October 20 reached a high point of just under 6000 meters ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Himlung, Attempt
Himlung, Attempt. The members of the expedition were Götz Wiegand (leader), Frank Meutzner, Olaf Zill, Matthias Braun, Tilo Bä...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu and Dhaulagiri, Ascents
Manaslu and Dhaulagiri, Ascents. Ed Viesturs and his Finnish partner, Veikka Gustafsson, surmounted Manaslu (8163m) and then Dhaulagiri I (8167m), ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000