American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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 ...
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
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, South Face, New Route
Dhaulagiri, South Face, New Route. From October 25-November 3, Slovenian Tomaž Humar soloed The Mobitel Route (VI 5.10d AO M7+, ca. 4000...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Nilgiri South, Attempt
Nilgiri South, Attempt. It was reported that Tadej Golob led a five-member Slovenian expedition that attempted the first ascent of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Annapurna I, North Face, New Route, and All 14 8000ers
Annapurna I, North Face, New Route, and All 14 8000ers. This spring, Juanito Oyarzabal (or Oiarzabal, as it has sometimes been ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Chhukung Ri, South Summit
Chhukung Ri, South Summit. Yoshio Morikubo led an expedition that climbed Chhukung Ri, reaching the South Summit (5550m) on August 16...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Ganchempo, South Face
Ganchempo, South Face. On Ganchempo (or Gang Chhenpo, 6387m), in north central Nepal, a team of six Swiss led by ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Everest in the Pre-Monsoon
Everest in the Pre-Monsoon. This spring, 22 parties attempted to scale Everest from the north, 14 from the south and one from ...
AAJ
Notes
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Mount Everest, Altitude Survey
Mount Everest, Altitude Survey. In the spring of 1999, Boston’s Museum of Science, the National Geographic Society and a number ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Medical Research at High Altitude
Medical Research at High Altitude. The E-3 expedition (Dr. Kenneth Kamler, expedition physician, and Dr. Christian Macedonia, director of medical ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Erkimkang, North Face, and Khatung Kang, Ascents
Erkimkang, North Face, and Khatung Kang, Ascents. In mid-August I went to the Langtang region, north of Kathmandu, where I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Cho Polu, First Official Ascent
Cho Polu, First Official Ascent. Our team was composed of Dieter Rüelker, Guenter Jung, Dr. Olaf Rieck and myself ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2000