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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
Asia, China, Lao Ding Shan and Mt. Desio, First Ascents, and Exploration of the Chinese Karakoram
Lao Ding Shan and Mt. Desio, First Ascents, and Exploration of the Chinese Karakoram. It was an article by Kurt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, China, Gongka Mountains, Mt. Reddomain, First Ascent
Mt. Reddomain, First Ascent. Not a few virgin 6000-meter peaks still remain in Sichuan, China. One photograph, taken by a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Gankarpunzum, Reconnaissance, and Liankang Kangri, First Ascent
When we attended the 40th Celebration of Chinese Mountaineering Association (CMA) in May 1998, in Peking, we inquired about the possibility ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Malaysian Borneo, Sarawak, Batu Lawi, South Face
Batu Lawi, South Face. On March 5, Volker Shoeffl, Scott Morley, photographer Chris Noble, videographers Jim Surrette and Ken Sauls and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Malaysian Borneo, Sabah, Mt. Kinabalu, Low's Gully, East Face, Attempt
Mt. Kinabalu, Low ’s Gully, East Face, Attempt. Climbers Steve Long, Dave Turnbull, Paul Platt and Chris Parkin, with Paul “...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Asia, Malaysian Borneo, Sabah, Mount Kinabalu, West Plateau, Victoria Peak, Southeast Face
Mount Kinabalu, West Plateau, Victoria Peak, Southeast Face. Mount Kinabulu (4095m) in the Kinabalu National Park is the highest peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2000
Tibet's Secret Mountain: the Triumph of Sepu Kangri
Tibet’s Secret Mountain: the Triumph of Sepu Kangri. Chris Bonington and Charles Clarke. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1999. 250 pages. £20.00. This ...
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Book Reviews
2000
Ascent
Ascent. Allen Steck, Steve Roper, and David Harris, editors. Golden, CO: The American Alpine Club Press, 1999. Large format, numerous color ...
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Book Reviews
2000
The Totem Pole—And a Whole New Adventure
The Totem Pole—And a Whole New Adventure. Paul Pritchard. Seattle: Mountaineers Books, 1999. 16-page photo insert. 216 pages. $22.95. 'The Totem Pole, ...
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Book Reviews
2000
A Life on the Edge: Memoirs of Everest and Beyond
A Life on the Edge: Memoirs of Everest and Beyond. Jim Whittaker. Seattle: Mountaineers Books. 24 color photos, 50 black-and-white photos. 272 pages. $24.95. ...
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Book Reviews
2000
Ghosts of Everest: The Search for Mallory & Irvine
Ghosts of Everest: The Search for Mallory & Irvine. Jochen Hemmleb, Larry A. Johnson, Eric R. Simonson, as told to William ...
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Book Reviews
2000
The Lost Explorer: Finding Mallory on Mt. Everest
The Lost Explorer: Finding Mallory on Mt. Everest. Conrad Anker and David Roberts. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1999. 192 pages. $22.00. In 1924, ...
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Book Reviews
2000
Last Climb: The Legendary Everest Expeditions of George Mallory
Last Climb: The Legendary Everest Expeditions of George Mallory. David Breashears and Audrey Salkeld. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1999. ...
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Book Reviews
2000
Life and Death on Mt. Everest: Sherpas and Himalayan Mountaineering
Life and Death on Mt. Everest: Sherpas and Himalayan Mountaineering. Sherry B. Ortner. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1999. 396 pages. $26.95. Life ...
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Book Reviews
2000
30 Years of Climbing Magazine
30 Years of Climbing Magazine. Climbing Magazine. Carbondale, CO: Primedia, 1999. 337 pages. $18.95. The Best of Rock & Ice: An Anthology. Dougald MacDonald, Editor. ...
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Book Reviews
2000
High Exposure: An Enduring Passion for Everest and Other Unforgiving Places
High Exposure: An Enduring Passion for Everest and Other Unforgiving Places. David Breashears. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1999. 16 color photos. 309 ...
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Book Reviews
2000
Summit: Vittorio Sella, Mountaineer and Photographer, The Years 1879-1909
Summit: Vittorio Sella, Mountaineer and Photographer, The Years 1879-1909. Essays by Ansel Adams, David Brower, Greg Child, Paul Kalmes and ...
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Book Reviews
2000
Patagonia: Images of a Wild Land
Patagonia: Images of a Wild Land. David Neilson. Emerald, Australia: Snowgum Press, 1999. Color and black-and-white photos. 96 pages. $37.50. Australian photographer David ...
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Book Reviews
2000
Sherman Exposed: Slightly Censored Climbing Stories
Sherman Exposed: Slightly Censored Climbing Stories. John Sherman. Seattle: Mountaineers Books, 1999. 238 pages. $24.95. Here we have John Sherman’s collected articles—30 ...
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Book Reviews
2000
Close Calls: Climbing Mishaps and Near-Death Experiences
Close Calls: Climbing Mishaps and Near-Death Experiences. John Long. Helena, MT: Falcon Publishing, 1999. 182 pages. $12.95. John Long is a Yosemite hardman ...
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Book Reviews
2000