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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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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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Notes
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
Asia, Nepal, Mustang Region, Damodar Himal, Purkhang, First Ascent
Purkhang, first ascent. A large Japanese team and its Sherpas made the first ascent of Purkhang (6,120m), which lies in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Mustang Region, Manang Region, Purkhang, First Ascent
Purkhang, first ascent. In the summer, a Japanese party was successful on Purkhang (6,120m) in Manang district north of a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Mustang Region, Annapurna Himal, Annapurna Central Summit, Ascent
Annapurna Central Summit, ascent. A Russian, Boris Korshunov, whose age has been reported as between 68 and 70. set out from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Mustang Region, Pamari (Lapche Kang) Himal, Lapche Valley, Reconnaissance
Lapche Valley, reconnaissance. In order to find a place that is utterly unknown and to satisfy my curiosity, I decided ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Rolwaling Himal, Chekigo Attempt
Chekigo attempt. Opened in 2002 as a trekking peak, 6,257m Chekigo, which lies east northeast of Beding in the Rolwaling Valley, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Rolwaling Himal, Langmoche Ri (6,811m), Attempt
Langmoche Ri (6,811m), attempt. Langmoche Ri lies northwest of the Khumbu village of Thami. Two Americans, William (“Rusty”) Escapule and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Rolwaling Himal, Tangi Ragi Tau South (Pahamlahaka) Ascents and Possible New Route
Tangi Ragi Tau South (Pahamlahaka) ascents and possible new route. Although they were unable to make any serious attempt on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur Himal, Teng Kang Poche, Ascent of the North West Face (Not to Summit), Edge of Darkness
Teng Kang Poche, ascent of the north west face (not to summit), Edge of Darkness. On October 22 British climbers Nick ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur Himal, Pasang Lhamu Chuli (Jasamba, Cho Aui) (7,351m), Attempt
Pasang Lhamu Chuli (Jasamba, Cho Aui) (7,351m), attempt. A six-member Slovenian team led by Uros Samec went up a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur Himal, Nangpai Gosum I New Route; Dazampa Tse, First Ascent
Nangpai Gosum I new route; Dazampa Tse, first ascent. In the middle of October Slovenian expedition made first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur Himal, Losar Waterfall, One-day Ascent
Losar waterfall, one-day ascent. In February Conrad Anker and I did what may be the first one-day ascent of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur Himal, Ama Dablam, Crowds on Normal Route
Ama Dablam, crowds on normal route. In the view of many, there were too many people on Ama Dablam (6,812m) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur Himal, Everest, North Face, New Route
Everest, north face, new route. Elizabeth Hawley’s account of the Russian new route on the north face of Everest, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur Himal, Everest, 2004 Summary
Everest, 2004 summary. During spring 2003, in the 50th anniversary season of Everest’s first ascent, a record number of men and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur Himal, Everest, Uncommon Events on Standard Routes
Everest, uncommon events on standard routes. In the spring a Greek expedition sent one climbing team to the north side ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur South, Kusum Kanguru (6,367m), South Ridge
Kusum Kanguru (6,367m), south ridge, new route attempt. From the 10th of November until the 21st of November Young Chet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur East - Barun Section, Baruntse North (Khali Himal) (7,057m), North Face, Ciao Patrick
Baruntse North (Khali Himal) (7,057m), north face, Ciao Patrick. It was very, very difficult. We gave it all we had, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur East: Makalu Section, Makalu, Southeast Ridge Integral Attempt
Makalu, southeast ridge integral attempt. In spring a 14-member British Services expedition hoped to climb the south east ridge integral ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Khumbu Region, Mahalangur East: Makalu Section, Makalu, Southeast Ridge Ascent
Makalu, southeast ridge ascent. After they had abandoned their attempt on the northeast ridge from Tibet, reported elsewhere, Frenchmen Yannick ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005
Asia, Nepal, Kangchenjunga Region, Janak Himal, Janak (Outlier Peak) (7,044m), Attempt
Janak (Outlier Peak) (7,044m), attempt. In November two members of a Romanian team led by Constantine Lacatusu were the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2005