American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Baltoro Muztagh, Unnamed Peak, First Ascent
Unnamed Peak, First Ascent. It was reported that on June 14, prior to his second (again unsuccessful) attempt to ski K2, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Masherbrun Mountains, Honboro Peak and Chogolisa, Attempts, and Daare Peak, Ascent
Honboro Peak and Chogolisa, Attempts, and Daare Peak, Ascent. We arrived in Hushe on June 19 and established Base Camp two ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Masherbrun Mountains, Shingu Charpa, First Ascent
Shingu Charpa, First Ascent. It was reported that Shin Dong-Chul, Bang Jung-Ho and Hwang Young-Soon, all of whom were part ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Masherbrun Mountains, Dhiang (a.d.a. Kampur), First Ascent
Dhiang (a.k.a. Kampur), First Ascent. Our group in the Nangma Valley was made up of Andrei Volkov, Andrei ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Masherbrun Mountains, Chiantar Glacier Area, Exploration
Chiantar Glacier Area, Exploration. From the virgin summits reached during the course of the 1997 Karambar expedition (see AAJ 1998, p. 315), an ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Masherbrun Mountains, Ibrahim Brakk, Free Kashmir
Ibrahim Brakk, Free Kashmir. Todd Offenbacher, Nils Davis, Sean Isaac, and friends Sean and Shelly Huisman and Hermein Freriksen, arrived ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Masherbrun Mountains, Brakk Zang, South Face Ascents
Brakk Zang, South Face, Ascents. It was reported that a Korean expedition was responsible for two new lines on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Masherbrun Mountains, Amin Brakk, New Route
Amin Brakk, New Route. Juan Miranda and I arrived in Islamabad on June 3 with the intention of climbing a new ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Range, Saltoro Mountains, Tahir Tower, First Ascent, and Exploration of Kondus Valley
Saltoro Mountains Tahir Tower, First Ascent, and Exploration of the Kondus Valley. During the months of June and July, Dave ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Garhwal, Nilkanth, West Ridge, New Route
India Garhwal Nilkanth, West Ridge, New Route. Between May 28 and June 3, a guided British expedition led by Martin Moran made ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Garhwal, Nilkanth, West Ridge, New Route
Pt. 5919m and Pt. 5447m, First Ascents. Between May 18 and June 1, a British party explored the unclimbed Panpatia range of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Garhwal, Abi Gamin and Mukut Parvat East, Ascents
Abi Gamin and Mukut Parvat East, Ascents. A 15-member Korean expedition led by Nam-il Kim made ascents of Abi Gamin (7355...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Garhwal, Arwa Spire, East Summit, First Ascent
Arwa Spire, East Summit, First Ascent. In October, a British expedition led by Kenton Cool made the first ascent of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Garhwal, Shivling, Direct North Ridge
Shivling, Direct North Ridge. A two-member team comprising Thomas and Alexander Huber were in the Garhwal to climb a direct ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Garhwal, Peak 5242m, First Ascent
Peak 5242m, First Ascent. A 16-member Indian expedition led by Pradeep Kr. Kar intended to attempt the virgin peak Panch ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Garhwal, Kumaun, Burphu Dhura, South Summit, Second Ascent, and Main Summit
Kumaun Burphu Dhura, South Summit, Second Ascent, and Main Summit, First Ascent. The Indian Mountaineering Foundation, which had organized one ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Garhwal, Himachal Pradesh, Khangla Tarbo I, First Ascent
Himachal Pradesh Khangla Tarbo I, First Ascent. An Irish expedition led by 65-year-old Patrick O’Leary, who is one of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Garhwal, Himachal Pradesh, South Parbati, Southwest Ridge, Attempt
South Parbati, Southwest Ridge, Attempt. Martin Chester, Iain Peter, and I flew to Delhi on September 12, left Delhi on September 15, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Garhwal, Himachal Pradesh, Peaks 6222m and 6140m, Ascents
Peaks 6222m and 6140m, Ascents. A 12-member Japanese expedition led by Takako Kato climbed two unnamed peaks of 6222 and 6140 meters ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Garhwal, Himachal Pradesh, Peak 6250M, Ascent
Peak 6250m, Ascent. A British expedition led by Graham Boswell climbed an unnamed 6250- meter peak in August. This peak ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, Lahaul, Peak 6111m. Ascent
Peak 6111m, Ascent. An Indian expedition led by Jyotrimay Dutta made an ascent of Peak 6111m in August. This peak ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, India, East Karakoram, Rimo IV and Migpa, Ascents and Tragedy
Rimo IV and Migpa, Ascents and Tragedy. An Indo-French Expedition went to the East Karakoram in July and August. Expedition ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Nepal, Bureaucratic Developments
Nepal, Bureaucratic Developments. The Nepal Mountaineering Association has recommended that 15 new peaks be opened for climbing. Approval has been obtained ...
AAJ
Notes
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Upper Dolpo, Gautam Himal and Palchung Hamga Himal, Exploration, Previously Unreported
Gautam Himal and Palchung Hamga Himal, Exploration, Previously Unreported. One goal of our 1999 journey to Dolpo was to reveal the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Upper Dolpo, Changwatang and Nalakankar, First Ascents, and Exploration of the Chandi, Nalakankar and Takphu Himal
Changwatang and Nalakankar, First Ascents, and Exploration of the Chandi, Nalakankar and Takphu Himal. We were granted climbing permission for ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Jongsang Peak, South Summit I, New Route and Tragedy
Jongsang Peak, South Summit I, New Route and Tragedy. The expedition, organized by the Alpine Association of Slovenia (PZS), had ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Annapurna, North Face, Reconnaissance
Annapurna, North Face, Reconnaissance. Four expeditions went to the north face of Annapurna I last spring and encountered constant and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Nilgiri Northeast, South Ridge, Asceng
Nilgiri Northeast, South Ridge, Ascent. On, April 5, the Groupe Militaire de Haute Montagne left for Nepal, returning to the Himalaya ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Annapurna III, South Ridge, Attempt
Annapurna III, South Ridge, Attempt. Six years after our first try on Annapurna III (7555m), we were back again. In 1994, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Manaslu, Northeast Face, First Solo Ascent
Manaslu, Northeast Face, First Solo Ascent. I left France on April 10. I diligently prepared my equipment in Kathmandu from the 11...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Mt. Everest in the Pre-Monsoon
Mt. Everest in the Pre-Monsoon. An unprecedented total number of teams, 57, managed to send an unprecedented number of people, 133, to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Everest, First Complete Ski Descent
Everest, First Complete Ski Descent. In the post-monsoon, Slovenian Davo Karnicar was the first person ever to descend by skis ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Ama Dablam, Possible Variation and Traverse
Ama Dablam, Possible Variation and Traverse. Ama Dablam (6812m) attracted 12 expeditions in the spring, 11 of which attempted the standard Southwest ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Kangtega, North Face, New Route
Kangtega, North Face, New Route. From May 20-28, Valeri Babanov established a new line on the north face of Kangtega (6799...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Lobuje East, East Face Couloir, Ascent and Observations
Lobuje East, East Face Couloir, Ascent and Observations. Andy Gresh and Steve Su climbed Lobuje East via the East Face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Kusum Kanguru, Southwest Buttress/Ridge, Variation
Buttress/Ridge, Variation. After alpine- style ascents of Cholatse and Lobuje East, Fredrick Wilkinson and I, both 20, descended to Thado ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Mera Peak Group, Ascent
Merci Peak Group, Ascent. In October, Michal Brunner, Jiri Svejda and I climbed the 1200- meter west face of a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, "Real" Mera Peak, Attempt
“Real” Mera Peak, Attempt. In the 22 years that the trekking-peak system has been in use in Nepal, the highest of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Peak 6571m, West Face
Peak 6571m, West Face. Peak 6571m in the Khumbu region lies six kilometers south of Ama Dablam and five kilometers ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Ganesh VI, First Ascent
Ganesh VI, First Ascent. Two members of a six-man Japanese team made what they believe was the first ascent of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Danga II, First Ascent
Danga II, First Ascent. We set out from the airstrip at Suketar, some 60 kilometers southwest of Danga, on April 18. There ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Nepal, Western Nepal, Janak Himal, Jannu, Wall of Shadows, Ascent
Jannu, Wall of Shadows, Ascent. Athol Whimp and Andrew Lindblade made a rare alpine- style ascent of the north face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Tibet, Traverse of the Trans-Himalaya and Various Ascents
Traverse of the Trans-Himalaya and Various Ascents, Previously Unreported. Over seven weeks in the summer of 1996, Irene Oehninger and I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Tibet, Targo Ri, First Ascent
Targo Ri, First Ascent. In October, Richard Cowper, Julian Freeman-Attwood and I made the first ascent of Targo Ri (ca. 6550...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Tibet, Mt. Joijin Kangsa, Ascent
Mt. Noijin Kangsa, Ascent. The Japan Teacher’s Party 2000 Noijin Kangsa expedition consisted of one person, Tadakiyo Sakahara. The goal ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Tibet, MT. Chung Sang, Probable First Ascent
Mt. Chung Sang, Probable First Ascent. On September 2, Geoff Hornby, Susie Sammut and Simon Hall made the probable first ascent ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Tibet, Shishapangma, West Summit, New Route
Shishapangma, West Summit, New Route. Eduard Sánchez and I left Kathmandu on October 4, headed for the Langtang Valley. Accompanied ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu and Shishapangma, Ascents
Cho Oyu and Shishapangma, Ascents. In August, I traveled to Tibet with three other friends from Telluride, Colorado: Andrew Sawyer, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, Tibet, Exploration of Unclimbed Peaks in Tibet, and Mt. Zhemazhenyon, First Ascent
Exploration of Unclimbed Peaks in Tibet, and Mt. Zhemazhenyon, First Ascent. From summer to autumn of the last year of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001
Asia, China, Tien Shan, Kokshaal-Tau, Attempts and Exploration
Kokshaal-Tau, Attempts and Exploration. I’d first learned of this area of China’s Tien Shan/Kokshaal-Tau range from a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
2001