American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Asia, India, Western Garhwal, Gangotri, Manda II, Second Ascent and New Route
Manda II, second ascent and new route. The climbing history of the Manda group is surprisingly short. Until 2001 Manda II (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Western Garhwal, Gangotri, Meru North Peak (6450m), Attempt
Meru North Peak (6450m), attempt. During September and October a three-member Japanese expedition led by Hiroyoshi Manome attempted the northeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Western Garhwal, Gangotri, Meru Central, Spring Attempt and Successful Autumn First Ascent
Meru Central, spring attempt and successful autumn first ascent. On his second visit to the Gangotri in 2001, Valeri Babanov from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Western Garhwal, Gangotri, Meru South (6660m), East Face Attempt
Meru South (6660m), east face attempt. On September 17 a six-member Spanish team led by Jordi Corominas established base camp below ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Western Garhwal, Gangotri, Shivling (6543m), First Ski Descent
Shivling (6543m), first ski descent. Emmanuel Ratouis led a three-member team, which reached the summit via the west ridge in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Western Garhwal, Gangotri, Bhagirathi III (6454m), Attempt
Bhagirathi III (6454m), attempt. The four-man German team of Robert Jasper, Walter Hölzler, and Rainer Treppte with cameraman Jochen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Western Garhwal, Gangotri, Chaukhamba I (7138m), Attempts and Tragedy
Chaukhamba I (7138m), attempts and tragedy. In May a 14-member team from Calcutta led by Brijes Dey attempted the north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Central Garhwal, Shri Parvat, Attempt and Bhagat Peak, Ascent
Shri Parvat, attempt and Bhagat Peak, ascent. Rajesh Gadgil’s nine member team from Bombay planned to attempt the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Central Garhwal, Nilkanth, Fourth Ascent
Nilkanth, fourth ascent. The Indian Himalaya offers alpinists unique challenges. Many of these mountain peaks have been discovered slowly due ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Central Garhwal, Nilkanth (6596 m), Attempts
Nilkanth (6596 m), attempts: A seven member Korean expedition led by Ja Eok Gook originally hoped to attempt Dunagiri, which is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Eastern Garhwal, Kamet (7756m), attempts and ascent
Kamet (7756m), attempts and ascent. Jerzy Tillak’s eight-member Polish expedition attempted the unrepeated west ridge. This team of strong ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Eastern Garhwal, Dunagiri, Local Access Problems and an Ascent
Dunagiri, local access problems and an ascent. A Korean expedition had full clearance from Delhi to climb this famous 7066m ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Eastern Garhwal, Kalanka, Attempt
Kalanka, attempt. We arrived in India on August 24 with permission to visit and climb the remote north side of this 6931...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Eastern Garhwal, Lampak II (6181 m), Ascent
Lampak II (6181m), ascent. All seven members of an Indian expedition led by Swaraj Ghosh made the probable third ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Eastern Garhwal, Siruanch Glacier, Shambhu Ka Qilla, First Ascent
Siruanch Glacier, Shambhu Ka Qilla, first ascent. On May 16 six members of a British expedition, Roland Arnison, Angela Benham, Chris ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Eastern Garhwal, Tirsuli West (7035m), Attempt
Tirsuli West (7035m), attempt. In May a seven-member German team led by Ralf Messbacher attempted the west ridge, reaching ca 6320...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Eastern Garhwal, Tirsuli West (7035m), First Ascent
Tirsuli West (7035 m), first ascent. A team from the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering, led by its vice principal, Maj. Kulwant ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Eastern Garhwal, Nanda Ghunti, New Route
Nanda Ghunti, new route. Martin Moran led a six-member British expedition to this 6390m peak. Moran has been a regular ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Eastern Garhwal, Nanda Devi Sanctuary, Investigative Expedition
Nanda Devi Sanctuary, investigative expedition. The president of the Indian Mountaineering Foundation, N Vohra, organized an expedition in June-July 2001 to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002
Asia, India, Eastern Garhwal, Nanda Devi, Ascent and Environmental Clean Up
Nanda Devi, ascent and environmental clean up. In September a 40-member team from the Garhwal Rifles Regiment successfully climbed the 7816...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2002