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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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...
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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), ...
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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...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Cho Polu, First Ascent, Previously Unreported
Cho Polu, First Ascent, Previously Unreported. Spanish mountaineer Nil Bohigas reports that he did very quick solo climbs to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Tangkongma, Southeast/Northeast Ridge
Tangkongma, Southeast/Northeast Ridge. It was reported that Jamie McGuinness (New Zealand) led an international commercial expedition that made perhaps ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri Himal, Jannu, North Face, Attempt
Jannu, North Face, Attempt. We (Fyodorov, Grekov, Mariev, Chabaline, Tukhvatulin, Slepnyov and Raljabov) arrived in Kathmandu September 2 with the goal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Lapche Kang, Attempt, Previously Unreported
Lapche Kang, Attempt, Previously Unreported. The Kyoto Alpine League team, led by Kazunari Aihara and comprised of six members, made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Kabang, Attempt, and Naimona'nyi, New Route
Kabang, Attempt, and Naimona’nyi, New Route. On September 10, Kinichi Yamamori (leader), Masayoshi Matsudate, Yoshihide Higami and Mitsuru Ito left ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Nojin Kansa, Ascent
Nojin Kansa, Ascent. In the spring, Masakazu Okuda led a three-member Japanese expedition that made an ascent along the ridge ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Lungma Ri Area, Various Activity, Previously Unreported
Lungma Ri Area, Various Activity, Previously Unreported. In July-August, 1997, we made a traverse of the Transhimalaya and climbed several 6000-meter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Pholha Khyung, Attempt
Pholha Khyung, Attempt. We departed Kathmandu on August 31 en route to Tibet’s Transhimalaya. Our team was comprised of Britons ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Tangmonja, Attempt, and Machag, First Ascent
It was reported that Britons Derek Buckle, Gary Hill, Alyson Starling, John Town, John Whitely and Rik Wojtaszewski travelled to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Peak 6250, Ascent, and Namlo Karpo, Attempt
Peak 6250, Ascent, and Namlo Karpo, Attempt. New Zealanders Peter Cammell, John Cocks, Cam Falkner, Martin Hunter, John Nankervis and Adrian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest, Kanshung Face
Mount Everest, Kanshung Face. Mrs. Santosh Yadav led an Indian expedition that largely repeated the line up Everest’s east ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest, Mallory and Irvine Research Expedition
Mount Everest, Mallory and Irvine Research Expedition. The 1999 Mallory and Irvine Research Expedition was conducted to search for evidence of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest, Discovery of the Body of George Mallory and Free Attempt of the Second Step
Mount Everest, Discovery of the Body of George Mallory and Free Attempt of the Second Step. [On finding the body ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu, Tichy Route, Self-Supported Women's Ascent
Cho Oyu, Tichy Route, Self-Supported Women ’s Ascent. We were a team of American women friends (Supy Bullard, leader, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Menlungtse, Attempt, and Milarepa, Ascent
Menlungtse, Attempt, and Milarepa, Ascent. We arrived at the upper meadows of the Menlung Valley beneath the north face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Chomo Lönzö, Attempt
Chomo Lönzö, Attempt. The object of the expedition was the first ascent of Chomo Lönzö’s Middle Peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Tibet, Shishapangma, Southwest Face, Attempt and Tragedy
Shishapangma, Southwest Face, Attempt and Tragedy. The idea behind this trip was to go over to the Himalaya with a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, China, East Kanthari, First Ascent
East Kanthari, First Ascent. East Kanthari (6167m) lies on the Tibet-Qinghai (Changtang) Plateau in an area known as the Kokosiri ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, China, Mushishan Group and Karangutagg Valley, First Ascents
Mushishan Group and Karangutagg Valley, First Ascents. It was reported that in August, 1998, a large group of Italian climbers and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, China, Gasherbrum II, Northeast Ridge, Attempt
Gasherbrum II, Northeast Ridge, Attempt. In contrast to the relative ease of access from the west (Pakistan), the east side ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000