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Africa, Morocco, Atlas Mountains, Taghia, Oujdad peak (2,695 m), Barracuda
Atlas Mountains, Taghia, Oujdad peak (2,695 m), Barracuda. In the remote High Atlas Mountains, the Polish team of Eliza Kubarska, Borek ...
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2005
Africa, Morocco, Atlas Mountains, Taghia, Jbel Tagoujimt N' Tsouaint, Tamdoine
Atlas Mountains, Taghia, Jbel Tagoujimt N’ Tsouaint, Tamdoine. At the end of September the team of three Catalonians (Jordi Jambert ...
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2005
Africa, Morocco, Anti Atlas, Tafraoute, New Routes
Anti Atlas, Tafraoute, new routes. It was a brilliant week of doing new routes on the quartzite around Tafraoute. Our ...
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2005
Africa, Uganda, Rwensori Mountains, Mt. Stanley (Margherita Peak, 5,109m)
Rwenzori Mountains, Mt. Stanley (Margherita Peak, 5,109m), west face, new route. In July, Steve Roach—44-year-old rocket scientist for NASA, ...
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2005
Africa, Kenya, Mt. Kenya, Pt. John, New Rock Routes
Mt. Kenya, Pt. John, new rock routes. December weather is still unstable: sunny warm days can switch with high winds, ...
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2005
Africa, Kenya, Nithi Gorge, Opium of the People
Nithi Gorge, Opium of the People. Alex Fiksman and I climbed a new route in the Nithi Gorge over two ...
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2005
Africa, Kenya, Ndoto Mountains, Poi, Doing A Dirty Eastern Groove
Ndoto Mountains, Poi, Doing A Dirty Eastern Groove. During July of 2003, we climbed a new 17-pitch route up the east ...
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2005
Africa, Kenya, Ndoto Mountains, Poi, Story About Dancing Dogs
Ndoto Mountains, Poi, Story About Dancing Dogs. In 2002 the Slovenian team of Luka Fonda, Stanko Gruden, Matja Jeran, Goran Koren, ...
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2005
Africa, Kenya, Ndoto Mountains, Manamonet, Maximum Miracle Centre
Ndoto Mountains, Manamonet, Maximum Miracle Centre. The British team of Toby Dunn, Alex Jakubowski, and Ben Winston, climbed a virgin ...
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2005
Africa, Madagascar, Tsaranoro Atsimo, Avanà
Tsaranoro Atsimo, Avanà. Between October 1 and 7 Italians Paolo Stoppini, Paolo Tombini, Alberto Zucchetti, and I climbed a new route on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Europe, Scotland, Scottish Winter Season Summary
Scottish winter season summary. Late January 2005. The last vestiges of a pathetic wet snowfall are swept from the hills by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Europe, Norway, Romsdal, Mongejura (1,200m), Southwest Face, El Pinche Borrego
Romsdal, Mongejura (1,200m), southwest face, El Pinche Borrego. In July David Font Ventura, Jordi Cañigueral Vilá, Jordi Servosa Roca, ...
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2005
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Pamir Alai, Karavshin, Yellow Wall, Possible New Route
Yellow Wall, possible new route. Our 21-day expedition to the Karavshin Valley last July was during one of the rainiest ...
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2005
Zaalayskiy Ridge, Exploration, First Ascents and New Routes
On July 22 a team from the UK, including a US citizen now working in Scotland, set off for Kyrgyzstan. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Kyzyl Asker, Second Ascent; New Routes on Great Walls of China, Ochre Wall, Panfilov Ski Division
Guy Robertson and I returned to Kyrgyzstan’s Western Kokshaal-Too in late August, intent on finishing what we had started ...
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2005
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tien Shan, Western Kikshaal Too, Pik Sabor, New Route Attempt and Repeat of North Ridge
Pik Sabor, new route attempt and repeat of north ridge. In 2003 the Groupe Militaire de Haute Montagne suffered a tragic ...
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2005
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tien Shan, Western Kikshaal Too, Pik Yurnos, Second Ascent
Pik Yurnos, second ascent. With help from the Anatoli Boukreev Memorial Fund, Melis Coady and I spent several weeks during ...
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2005
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tien Shan, Central Borkoldoy, Exploration and Various First Ascents
Central Borkoldoy, exploration and various first ascents. The central area of the Borkoldoy range in southeast Kyrgyzstan is a group ...
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2005
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tien Shan, Borkoldoy, Kuilu Range, First Ascents
Kuilu Range, first ascents. Gaizka Bilbao and Belen Menedez from Spain, with Amando Niño de Rivera (Mexico) and Gerard ...
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2005
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tien Shan, Borkoldoy, Djungart Range, First Recorded Visit and Exploration
Djungart Range, first recorded visit and exploration. After an acclimatization ascent in the Ala Archa, Graham Sutton and I traveled ...
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2005
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tien Shan, Borkoldoy, Khan Tengri, Multiple Deaths
Khan Tengri, mulitiple deaths. Sometimes referred to as one of the most beautiful mountains in the world, 6,995m Khan Tengri ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Peak Fees
Pakistan, peak fees. We are pleased to inform all clients, friends, the mountaineering community and adventure enthusiasts, particularly climbers, that ...
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Notes
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Nanga Parbat Range, Nanga Parbat, Mazeno Ridge, Rupal Face Attempt
Nanga Parbat, Mazeno Ridge, Rupal Face attempt. Steve House (leader), Doug Chabot, Bruce Miller, and I traveled from the Charakusa ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Hindu Raj, Gordoghan Zom III, Buni Zom Mountain
Gordoghan Zom III, Buni Zom Mountain. Nikolas Kroupis and I first went to the Buni Zom range in July 2002 without ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Batura Muztagh, Sakar Sar, Second Ascent
Sakar Sar, second ascent. Kunihiko Sato made a solo ascent of the 6,272m Sakar Sar via the southeast ridge. This ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Mutagh, Hispar Sar, Attempt
Hispar Sar, attempt. On September 17 the British Hispar Sar Expedition 2004 (Andy Parkin and myself) set up a base camp at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Rakaposhi Range, Spantik, Ascent of 1987 British Descent Route
Spantik, ascent of 1987 British Descent Route. A small Japanese expedition climbed 7,028m Spantik from the northwest, repeating the Descent Route ...
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2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Panmah Muztagh, Latok V (6,190m), Attempt
Latok V (6,190m), attempt. Motomu Omiya with two other companions made his fourth attempt on this unclimbed 6,190m summit, which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Trango Group, Shipton Spire, New Routes and  Attempts
Shipton Spire, new routes and attempts. The expedition of the Slovak Mountaineering Union was in Pakistan from July 17 to September 8. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Trango Group, Shipton Spire, New Route Attempt
Shipton Spire, new route attempt. Bulgarians Milkana Ruseva, Dimitar Tzolov, Stanimir Zhelyazkov, and I climbed a variation start to Ship ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Trango Group, Trango Monk, First Ascent; Peak 4,700m (Garda Peak), First Ascent, Karakoram Khush; Nameless Tower, Eternal Flame, Alpine-style Ascent; Rock Routes in Valley
Great Trango Tower; southwest buttress, Azeem Ridge. Josh Wharton’s and my route starts on the lower right of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
New England Section
Trango Monk, first ascent; Peak 4,700m (Garda Peak), first ascent, Karakoram Khush; Nameless Tower, Eternal Flame, alpine-style ascent; rock routes ...
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Club Activities
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Trango Group, Trango Tower, Variation Start to Sun Terrace
Trango Tower, variation start to Sun Terrace. A Korean team more or less repeated a new start to the Sun ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Trango Group, Trango Tower, Attempted Second Ascent, Solo
Trango Tower, attempted second ascent, solo. The highly experienced big wall climber Alfredo Madinabeitia (Norwegian Route on Great Trango, Amin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Muztagh, K2, Various Ascents and Records in the Anniversary Year
K2, various ascents and records in the anniversary year. July 31,2004 marked the 50th Anniversary of the first ascent of 8,611m ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Muztagh, K2, Magic Line, Second Ascent, Death
K2, Magic Line, second ascent, death. On August 16th Oscar Cadiach and Manel de la Matta joined the summit bid ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Muztagh, Gasherbrum III
Gasherbrum III (7,952m), second ascent. On June 17 Alberto Iñurrategi, Jon Beloki, and I arrived at Gasherbrum base camp; we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Charakusa Valley, Chogolisa Glacier Region; Pointed Peak (ca 5,400m), Peak 5,300m; Chogolisa Catedral, Pilastro Kekka (4,500m); Raven's Peak, Chogolisa Shield (ca 5,300m); Various New Routes
Chogolisa Glacier region; Pointed Peak (ca 5,400m), Peak 5,300m; Chogolisa Catedral, Pilastro Kekka (4,500m); Raven’s Peak, Chogolisa Shield (ca 5,300...
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2005
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Charakusa Valley, K7, South Face New Route and Repeat of Japanese Route; Nayser Brakk, Southeast Ridge, Tasty Talking, No More Tasty Talking; Kapura, West Ridge; K7 West, Attempt
K7, south face new route and repeat of Japanese Route; Nayser Brakk, southeast ridge, Tasty Talking, No More Tasty Talking; ...
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2005
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Nangma Valley, Amin Brakk, Partial New Route
Amin Brakk, partial new route. The Russian Extreme Project, comprising climbers Sergey Kovalev, Alexander Lastochkin, Valery Rozov and Arcady Seregin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Nangma Valley, K 5,944m (Korada Peak), First Ascent, Bostjan Arcon Memorial Route; Drifika (6,447m), White River Route; Drifika, Southeast Face Attempt; Valley Rock Route, Autobahn to Amsterdam
K 5,944m (Korada Peak), first ascent, Bostjan Arcon Memorial Route; Drifika (6,447m), White River Route; Drifika, southeast face attempt; valley ...
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2005
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Nangma Valley, Zang Brakk (4,800m), Southwest Face, Hasta la Vista David
Zang Brakk (4,800m), southwest face, Hasta la Vista David. Between August 10 and 13, Silve- stro Stucchi, Anna Lazzarini, Enea Colnago, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Zang Brakk (4,800m), Ali Baba, Ali Baba's Hadsch Variation; Shingu Charpa (Great Tower), Attempt
At the end of June our team of Ines Bozic Skok and Janez Skok (Slovenia), and Hannes Mair and I (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Nangma Valley, Denbor Brakk (4,800m), Southwest Face, Bloody Mary
Denbor Brakk (4,800m), southwest face, Bloody Mary. In July, after a period of bad weather in the valley, Vasek Satava ...
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2005
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Nangma Valley, Changi Tower (5,800m), South Face, Anké Asashe
Changi Tower (5,800m), south face, Anké Asashe. The expedition was completed by Nestor Ayerbe, Oscar Perez, and myself, all from ...
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2005
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Nangma Valley, Roungkhanchan 1 (4,600m), North Wall; Troubles, Cough and Fever
Roungkhanchan 1 (4,600m), north wall; Troubles, Cough and Fever. During August, Marco Zebochin, Stefano Zaleri, and I (all members of GARS— ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Nangma Valley, Shingu Charpa (Great Tower, 5,600m, North Ridge Attempt
Shingu Charpa (Great Tower, 5,600m, north ridge attempt. Dave Edgar and I traveled to the Nangma Valley this past summer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Himalaya, Overview of Foreign Expeditions
Overview of foreign expeditions. There was a marginal increase in the number of foreign expeditions to the Indian Himalaya—40 teams ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Miyar Nala, Miyar Valley, Upper Glacier Exploration and Short New Routes
Miyar Valley, upper glacier exploration and short new routes. A four-strong party from England and Scotland (Graham Little, Jim Lowther, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Miyar Nala, Miyar Valley, Neverseen Tower (5,700m), Mai Blau
Miyar Valley, Neverseen Tower (5,700m), Mai Blau. Eloi Callado and I arrived there at the beginning of September, and after ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005