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Asia, Middle East, Iran, Alam Kuh, North Wall, New Route, Second Winter Ascent of the Face and Historical Reporting
Alam Kuh, north wall, new route, second winter ascent of the face, and historical reporting. A joint team comprising members ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Egypt, Red Sea Mountains, an Historical Overview and Recent First Ascents
Red Sea Mountains, an historical overview and recent first ascents. Following the discovery of an old book by G.W. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Mali, Hombori Mountains, New Route
Hombori Mountains, new route. From November 20 to January 14 my brother Michael and I visited the Hand of Fatima in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Madagascar, General Information
General information. For a selection of topo and photo diagrams, look at the two websites, www.madamax.com/camp-catta and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Madagascar, Tsaranoro Be, New Routes
Tsaranoro Be, new routes. The prominent series of corners that form the right side of the Yellow Pillar left of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Madagascar, Lemur Wall, New Route
Lemur Wall, new route. To the right of Pectorine, in the vicinity of the huge broken flake, Swiss climbers, Jurg ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Madagascar, Tsaranoro, Various Climbs and New Routes
Tsaranoro, various climbs and new routes. Dave Kenyon and I arrived at Camp Catta on September 19. Our first three days ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Madagascar, The Sea Cliffs, New Sport Routes
The Sea Cliffs, new sport routes. Michel Piola and Benoit Robert returned to the North Coast for a couple of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Africa, Mozambique, Sitting Chief
Sitting Chief. I was part of a joint Mountain Club of South Africa/British Mountaineering Council expedition to northern Mozambique ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Russia, Central Caucasus, Ushba Region, Overview
Ushba Region, overview. The region of Ushba is the heart of the Caucasus. Baksanskoy ravine is rather wide, limited by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Russia, Western Caucasus, Fisht-Pshekhasu Region, Overview
Fisht-Pshekhasu region, overview. This is a wild region with boundless forests, wild animals, and cave plateaus, just 50 km from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Western Kokshaal-Too, West Komorova Glacier, New Routes
West Komorova Glacier, new routes. During the month of July, Scott Decapio (USA) and I (Canada) traveled to Kyrgyzstan and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Chon-Turasu Valley, Attempt on Koroleva and Ascent of Molodezhnyi
Chon-Turasu Valley, attempt on Koroleva and ascent of Molodezhnyi. In August I climbed with Graham Holden in the Chon-Turasu Valley ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Kyokkiar and Sarybeles Mountains, First Ascents
Kyokkiar and Sarybeles Mountains, first ascents. In August-September John Allen (UK), Peter Berggren (Sweden), Hilda Grooters (Holland), Tim Riley (UK) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan, Free Korea Peak, First Ascents
Free Korea Peak, first ascents. On January 6-7 I climbed a new route, solo, up the center of the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Hindu Raj, Kai Zom, Areri, Kamaro Zum, Ulumeshpati; New Routes, First Ascents and Various Attempts
Kampur, attempt. In August and September Pete Linkroum, Jacob Moore, and I explored the Ishkoman region of the Hindu Raj. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Passu Sar, Attempt
Passu Sar, attempt. Believing it to be still unclimbed and therefore one of the highest unclimbed summits in the Karakoram, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Sub-6000m Peaks (Karakoram and Hindu Raj), Attempts and Ascents of New Routes
Sub-6000m peaks (Karakoram and Hindu Raj), attempts and ascents of new routes. On June 5 the Korean Five Peaks Expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Ogre, Second Ascent and Ogre III, First Ascent
Ogre, second ascent and Ogre III, first ascent. On July 21 the team of Urs Stöcker, Iwan Wolf, and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baintha Brakk, Attempts and Second Ascent
Baintha Brakk, attempts and second ascent. Four expeditions attempted 7285m Baintha Brakk (The Ogre) last summer and although talented groups ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Ogre III, First Ascent
Ogre III, first ascent. Thomas Huber, Urs Stöcker, and Iwan Wolf made the first ascent of Ogre III, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Ogre's Thumb, New Route
Ogre’s Thumb, new route. Italians, Matteo Castelnuovo, Guiseppe Lafranconi, Alberto Marazzi, Simone Pedeferri, and Marco Vago, put up a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Latok III, West Face, Attempt and Tragedy
Latok III, west face, attempt and tragedy. A strong Russian team met with tragedy during their attempt on the unclimbed 2,000...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Central Tower, South Face, First Ascent
Biacherahi Central Tower, south face, first ascent. Voytek Kurtyka (Poland), Taeko Yamanoi, and I (Japan) visited the Choktoi Glacier. Voytek ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Shipton Spire, Inshallah, Third Ascent
Shipton Spire, Inshallah, third ascent. Cecilia Buil, Nan Darkis, and I did the third ascent of Inshallah (1,350 meters: 5.12 and A2) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Shipton Spire, Women and Chalk, First Ascent
Shipton Spire, Women and Chalk, first ascent. Italians Mauro “Bubu” Bole, Mario Cortese, and photographer, Fabio Dandri, put up the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram-Hushe Region, Denbor Brakk, West Face, Dancer in the Dark
Denbor Brakk, west face, Dancer in the Dark. In July Marcin Tomaszewski and I, both from Poland, arrived in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram-Hushe Region, Denbor Brakk, West Face, Against the Grain
Denbor Brakk, west face, Against the Grain. During August I traveled to Pakistan with Damien and Elise Kelly, Jim Martinello, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram-Hushe Region, Drifika and Kapura Attempts
Drifika and Kapura, attempts. A six man Dutch team comprising Fedor Broekhoven, Coenradd Doeser, Wouter Dorigo, Bas Henzing, Martin Jongmans, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram-Hushe Region, Link Sar and Smaller Granite Towers in the Kondus Valley, Attempts
Link Sar and smaller granite towers in the Kondus Valley, attempts. In May-June Steve Larson, George Lowe, Joe Terraveccia, Andy ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Overview
General Overview. Out of approximately 140 expeditions visiting the Indian Himalaya (ca 105 of these coming from local mountaineers), around 60 (19 of which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
The Asia, Indian Mountaineering Federation Foundation, New Appointments
The Indian Mountaineering Foundation, new appointments. During November elections for the President and the Governing Councils of the Indian Mountaineering ...
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Notes
2002
Asia, India, Kashmir, Nun, Kun, and Kashmir Peaks
Nun, Kun, and Kashmir peaks. Due to the troubles in the state of Kashmir no expeditions were permitted to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, East Karakoram, Singhi Kangri Second Ascent, and Other Peaks on the Siachen Glacier
Singhi Kangri second ascent, and other peaks on the Siachen Glacier. It is reported that an Indian Army expedition, organized ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, East Karakoram, The Arganglas Group, Exploration and First Ascents
The Arganglas Group, exploration and first ascents. During September a joint Indo-American- British expedition explored the previously unvisited Arganglas Group, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Ladakh, Pangong Range, Several Ascents
Pangong Range, several ascents. A young team of soldiers from the crack 8 Mountain Division of the Indian Army made several ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Ladakh, Pangong Range, Chaukula, First Ascent
Chaukula, first ascent. On August 13 Chris Mothersdale and Trevor Willis made the first ascent of Chaukula (6529m) by the southeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Lahaul, Behali Jot North, First Ascent
Behali Jot North, first ascent. On June 13-15 Norifusa Akakura, Akitoshi Hayakawa, Kaori Iguchi, Shujiro Katsuno, Takao Kurumizawa, Shoji Sakamoto, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Lahaul, Gangstang (6162m), Ascents
Gangstang (6162m), ascents. This well-known peak north of the Chandra River was attempted during August by senior citizens from Japan. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Lahaul, Neverseen Tower, Attempts in 1999 and 2001
Neverseen Tower, attempts in 1999 and 2001. After a four-day trek from Karpat in the Miyar Valley, Fidel Casablancas, Enric Nadal, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Lahaul, Unnamed Peak 6184m, Attempt
Unnamed Peak 6184m, attempt. Situated northeast of Phabrang, this unnamed and unclimbed peak was unsuccessfully attempted during July and August ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Lahaul, Baralacha Peak (6111m), Second Ascent
Baralacha Peak (6111 m), second ascent. This peak close to the Baralacha Pass received a second ascent on September 5 by three ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Lahaul, Ramjak, Attempt
Ramjak, attempt. This is a challenging 6318m unclimbed mountain with a sharp icy summit. The peak is located near the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Lahaul, Unnamed Peak (6248 m), First Ascent
Unnamed Peak (6248 m), first ascent. This peak lies southeast of Ramjak on the opposite side of the valley and was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Lahaul, CB 14 (6078m), Attempts
CB 14 (6078m), attempts. During August two expeditions attempted this peak on the South Dakka Glacier. Keiichi Isobe’s three-member Japanese ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Lahaul, Tagme and Sagar, First Ascents
Tagne and Sagar, first ascents. A team of young climbers from Imperial College of London made a highly exploratory visit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Spiti, Chau Chau Kang Nila (6304 m), Ascent
Chau Chau Kang Nila (6304m), ascent. This popular peak in Spiti was climbed by Dipankar Ghosh’s West Bengal expedition, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Western Garhwal, Gangotri, Gangotri I (6672m) Ascent
Gangotri I (6672m) ascent. Although this high peak south of Gangotri Temple has now seen many ascents, one on September 26 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Western Garhwal, Gangotri, Bhrigu Parvat (6041m), Ascent
Bhrigu Parvat (6041m), ascent. A nine-member Indian expedition led by Dr Anjan Chaudhary approached this peak north of Manda via ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Western Garhwal, Gangotri, Manda I (6511m)
Manda I (6511m), ascent. A two-member Korean team attempted this peak via the west face and north ridge, the route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002