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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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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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Climbs And Expeditions
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
Asia, India, Miyar Nala, Castle Peak Subsidiary Summits, First Ascents
Castle Peak subsidiary summits, first ascents. Roberto Iannilli and Domenco Perri left Rome on July 27th, spent several stressful days ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Chandra Bhaga Range, CB-14 (6,078m), Plane Wreckage Found
CB-14 (6,078m), plane wreckage found. An Indian (Bengal) team led by Anal Das climbed this peak on 19th of August. ...
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Notes
2005
Asia, India, Chandra Bhaga Range, Khhang Shiling (6,360m), First Ascent
Khhang Shiling (6,360m), first ascent. A three-member team sponsored by The Himalayan Club made the first ascent of Khhang Shiling ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Uttaranchl, New Regulations
Uttaranchal, new regulations. While the world is opening its doors to mountaineers and mountain lovers, the news from the new ...
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Notes
2005
Asia, India, Garhwal, Bhagirathi III (6,454m), Direct Southwest Pillar, Stairway to Heaven
Bhagirathi III (6,454m), direct southwest pillar, Stairway to Heaven. From the summit of Shivling in 1996 I saw the challenge: to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Garhwal, Bhagarathi III, Direct Southwest Pillar, Stairway to Heaven
Bhagarathi III, direct southwest pillar, Stairway to Heaven. In 2000 and 2001 Walter Hölzler attempted the direct southwest Pillar of Bhagarathi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Garhwal, Thalay Sagar (6,904m), Northwest Ridge, Harvest Moom
Thalay Sagar (6,904m), northwest ridge, Harvest Moon. The northwest ridge attracted us because it was an evident line: the buttress ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Garhwal, Satling Sui (5,070m), First Ascent, Jatra; Point Walker (5,260m), New Route
Satling Sui (5,060m), first ascent, Jatra; Point Walker (5,260m), new route. After a three-day approach following the Bhilangna Valley on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Garhwal, Janhkuth, West Face Attempt
Janhkuth, west face attempt. The main goal of the expedition was to make the first ascent of a 6,805m peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Garhwal, Chaukhamba III (6,974m) and IV (6,853m)
Chaukhamba III (6,974m) and IV (6,853m). An Indian expedition (Nehru Institute of Mountaineering) led by Col. Ashok Abbey made the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Garhwal, Saf Minal (6,911m), Northwest Face
Saf Minal (6,911m), northwest face. John Varco (U.S.) and I (UK) made the first ascent of the northwest face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Garhwal, Adi (a.k.a. Chota or Little) Kailash (5,925m), First Ascent; Nikarchu Qilla (The Fortress of Nikarchu, 5,750m), First Ascent
Adi (a.k.a. Chota or Little) Kailash (5,925m), first ascent; Nikarchu Qilla (The Fortress of Nikarchu, 5,750m), first ascent. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, India, Garhwal, Chiring We (6,599m), Second Ascent
Chiring We (6,599m), second ascent. Chiring We is situated at the head of the Kalabaland glacier and is not frequently ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Tingchen Kang (6,010 m), Bureaucratic Problems
Tingchen Kang (6,010 m), bureaucratic problems. An Indian (Bengal) team led by AVM A. K. Bhattacharya and sponsored by the Himalayan ...
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2005
Asia, India, Eastern Arunachal Pradesh, Tsangpo Gorge, Exploration from India
Tsangpo Gorge, exploration from India. Motup Chewang, Wing Cdr. V K Sashindran, and I traveled from the Brahmaputra along the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Travel Update for Nepal, Spring 2005
Travel update for Nepal, spring 2005. Tourism arrivals in Nepal continue to plummet due to increasing violence surrounding the growing Maoist ...
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Notes
2005
Asia, Nepal, Mustang Region, Damodar Himal, Gaugiri, Second Ascent of Southwest Ridge
Gaugiri, second ascent of southwest ridge. On August 27 Austrians Johannes Mihatsch, Anna and Edmund Wirbel, together with Guna Bahadur Tamang ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Mustang Region, Damodar Himal, Peak 6,350m, First Ascent
Peak 6,350m,first ascent. Although he had a permit to climb 6,110m Gaugiri, Kiyoshi Ishii from Japan did not attempt ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Mustang Region, Damodar Himal, Chhiv Himal (6,650m), First Ascent; Saribung (6,328m), Second Ascent, New Route
Chhiv Himal (6,650m), first ascent; Saribung (6,328m), second ascent, new route. Four members of the Japanese Alpine Club, Student Section, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Mustang Region, Damodar Himal, Unnamed Peaks 6,084m (Namy) and 6,130m (Yury), First Ascents
Unnamed peaks 6,084m (Namy) and 6,130m (Yury), first ascents. I got a permit for Gajiang (6,111m), as it attracted me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005