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Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Batura Muztagh, Batura II (7,762m), South Face, Attempt; Probable Second Ascent of Ya Chish, Probable Fourth Ascent of Batokshi
Batura II (7,762m), south face, attempt; probable second ascent of Ya Chish, probable fourth ascent of Batokshi. Batura II is ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Batura Muztagh, Uttar (7,388m), Southeast Pillar, Attempt
Ultar (7,388m), southeast pillar, attempt. Christian Trommsdorff and I met at the beginning of October in Karimabad, Hunza. The earthquake ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Ghujerab Muztagh, "Boe Sar" (ca.5,700m) and "Shah Izat Peak" (ca. 5,700m), First Ascents
“Boe Sar” (ca. 5,700m) and “Shah Izat Peak” (ca. 5,700m), first ascents. These two easy summits are located in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Hispar Muztagh, Shimshal White Horn (ca. 6,400m), Attempt
Shimshal White Horn (ca. 6,400m), attempt. Shimshal White Horn (a.k.a. Ishpardin) is an elegant snow pyramid located to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Panmah Muztagh, Baintha Brakk (a.k.a. the Ogre, 7,285m), Attempts to Repeat the Original British Route and the South Pillar
Baintha Brakk (a.k.a. the Ogre, 7,285m), attempts to repeat the original British Route and the South Pillar. Basque ...
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2006
Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Panmah Muztagh, Latok I, North Ridge, Attempt; Various New Routes on Surrounding Peaks; Repeat of Indian Face Aréte
Latok I, north ridge, attempt; various new routes on surrounding peaks; repeat of Indian Face Arête. Last summer my ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Trango Group,Trango II (6,327m), Southwest Ridge (Severance Ridge), Not to Summit
Trango II (6,327m), southwest ridge (Severance Ridge), not to summit. Trango II is the major snow-capped peak immediately north of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Trango Group,Trango Tower, Southeast Face, The Crux Zone
Trango Tower, southeast face, The Crux Zone. A Korean expedition comprising leader Kim Hyung-Il and members Jang Ki-heon, Jeon Yangjun, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Trango Group,Trango Tower (6251m), South Pillar, Eternal Flame - Pou Brothers Variant
Trango Tower (6,251m), south pillar, Eternal Flame—Pou Brothers Variant. After arriving in base camp on July 11, mountain journalist Jabi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Great Trango, Southwest Face to South Face (Assalam Alaikum), Not to Summit; Hainabrakk East Tower, South Southeast Face (Mystical Denmo); Shipton Spire, East Face to Northeast Ridge, to within 80m of Summit
A joint Czech-Slovak expedition visited the Baltoro from July 26 to August 31. The team comprised eight climbers from Slovakia: Gabo Cmá...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Trango Group, Trango Pulpit, Northeast Face, Azazel
Trango Pulpit, northeast face, Azazel. The spirit of Xaver Bongard is still alive. Grand Voyage remains the ultimate, unrepeated route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Baltor Muztagh - Other, Muztagh Tower, Southeast Ridge (French Route), Attempt; Possible First Ascents of Surrounding Peaks
Muztagh Tower, southeast ridge (French Route), attempt; possible first ascents of surrounding peaks. Our expedition began when I developed an ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Baltor Muztagh - Other, Savoia Kangri, Southeast Face, Attempt
Savoia Kangri, southeast face, attempt. A seven member Japanese expedition led by Koichi Ezaki attempted unclimbed Savoia Kangri (a.k....
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Baltoro Muztagh, Baltor Muztagh - Other, Broad Peak, Southwest Face
Broad Peak, southwest face. At 11:30 a.m. on July 25 Sergey Samoilov and Denis Urubko from Kazakhstan stepped onto the summit ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Charakusa Valley, Choglisa Glacier: Pk. 5,500m, North Face; Raven's Peak, South Face; Capucin, South Face; Pk. 6,000m, Northwest Face
Chogolisa Glacier: Pk. 5,500m, north face; Raven's Peak, south face; Capucin, south face; Pk. 6,000m, northwest face. Charakusa Glacier: Iqbal’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Charakusa Valley, Central Farol Peak, Probable First Ascent
Central Farol Peak, probable first ascent. At the start of July our German-Swiss Expedition (Cedric Haehlen, Urs Stoecker, Rainer Treppte, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Charakusa Valley, Hassin Peak and the East Peak of Farol, Attempts
Hassin Peak and the East Peak of Farol, attempts. On August 12 Steve Swenson and I, joined by Hans Mitterer from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum Range, Nangma Valley, "Barasa" or "Changi Peak," First Ascent
“Barasa” or “Changi Peak,”first ascent. Tomasz Polok and I established base camp on September 8 at 4,100m on the south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himalaya, Overview
Overview. Forty-six foreign and 47 Indian expeditions climbed in the Indian Himalaya during 2005. These numbers were lower than normal. Among the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, East Karakoram, Siachen Region, Laxmi, Attempt by Northwest Face
Siachen region, Laxmi, attempt by northwest face. A 10-member team from the Indian Navy attempted Laxmi (Lakshmi; 6,850m), a virgin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, East Karakoram, Arganglas Range, "Thongsa Ri" (5,899m), First Ascent, East Ridge, Southeast Face; "Karpo Kangri" Central Summit (ca. 6,525m), First Ascent, South Face Icefall; "Gjungma Kangri" (6,287m), First Ascent, W
Arganglas Range, “Thongsa Ri” (5,899m), first ascent, east ridge, southeast face; “Karpo Kangri” central summit (ca. 6,525m), first ascent, south ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Zanskar, "Peak Giorgio," First Ascent, Amico Gio
“Peak Giorgio,”first ascent, Amico Gio. Our expedition comprised Giuseppe Bonfante, Antonio Valerio Carrota, Silvano Colombo, Andrea Corti, Angelo Gnecchi, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Zanskar, Chhomotang Valley: Chhomotang I, Chhomotang III and Thorchok II, First Ascents; Thorchok I, Second Ascent; Chhomotang II (No Name Peak), Ascent
Chhomotang Valley: Chhomotang I, Chhomotang III and Thorchok II, first ascents; Thorchok I, second ascent; Chhomotang II (No Name Peak), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Miyar Valley, Castle Peak, North-Northwest Wall, 7 D'espases
Castle Peak, north-northwest wall, 7 d’espases. Last year Eloi Callado and I went to India to climb the Neverseen Tower. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Miyar Valley, Paolo's Peak, First Ascent, Via Pallaresa; Paolo's Peak, No Spice!; Pt 5,930m, First Ascent, antiparques; Iris Peak, Tinc Por; and "Brouillard Pillar," Tocati Di Bola, Ocells A Vent
Paolo’s Peak, first ascent, Via Pallaresa; Paolos Peak, No Spice!; Pt 5,930m, first ascent, Anti-parques; Iris Peak, Tine Por; ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Miyar Valley, Buttress 5,650m, First Ascent, Via West Face (Million Indian Stars); Pt 5,750m ("Grandfather Enzo Peak"), South Face-Southeast Ridge
Buttress 5,650m, first ascent, via west face (Million Indian Stars); Pt 5,750m (“Grandfather Enzo Peak”), south face-southeast ridge. In August ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Miyar Valley, "Lotos Peak," First Ascent
“Lotos Peak,”first ascent. Michal Krol, a young mountaineer from southern Poland, and I set off in late August for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Lahaul, Tela 2, Attempt
Tela 2, attempt. A Polish expedition led by 70-year-old Andrez Zoinski and comprising 10 members attempted unclimbed Tela 2 (6,035m) on the Tela ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Lahaul, Sanakdank, Probable First Ascent
Sanakdank, probable first ascent. This peak is situated near Gushal village on the Manali-to-Leh Highway, 7km before Keylong. From Gushal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Lahaul, Koa Rong II, Rare Ascent, West Ridge
Koa Rong II, rare ascent, west ridge. A 12-member team from West Bengal led by Govinda Mondal and employing high-altitude ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Lahaul, Koa Rong V, Rare Ascent, Southeast Ridge
Koa Rong V, rare ascent, southeast ridge. A 10-member expedition from West Bengal led by Biplab Sengupta made a relatively ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Kullu, Kullu Eiger, Second Ascent, New Route, West Face to South Face
Kullu Eiger, second ascent, new route, west face to south face. In the autumn Oscar Pérez and I went ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Spiti, Upper Pare Chu Valley, Pks. 6,206 and 6,080m, First Ascents; Dhhun, Second Ascent
Upper Pare Chu Valley, Pks. 6,206 and 6,080m, first ascents; Dhhun, second ascent. Our expedition from the Tokai section of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Spiti, A Review of the Mountains Near the Head of the Pare Chu
A review of the mountains near the head of the Pare Chu. The Pare Chu lies northeast of the Spiti ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Kinnaur, Pts 6,132m and 6,154m, First Ascents
Pts 6,132m and 6,154m, first ascents. These previously unclimbed mountains are situated at the head of the Armasong Nala, which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Gangotri, Meru Central (Shark's Fin), East Face, Attempt
Meru Central (Shark’s Fin), east face, attempt. The Korea Meru Peak Expedition comprised Kim Sae-jung and Cho U-ryeong from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Gangotri, Shivling (6,543m), North Face and Northwest Ridge
Shivling (6,543m), north face and northwest ridge. Well-acclimatized after their second ascent of Muztagh Ata’s southeast ridge, reported elsewhere ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Kamet, Normal Route, Ascent
Kamet, Normal Route, ascent. In the autumn Sue Nott and I spent seven weeks on an expedition to Kamet. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Central Garhwal, Pk. 6,123m, First Ascent, East Ridge; Bidhan Parat, Ascent, Southeast Face
Pk. 6,123m, first ascent, east ridge; Bidhan Parvat, ascent, southeast face. A 10-member expedition from Kolkata, led by Amitava Roy, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Eastern Garhwal, Changabang (6,864m), North Face Attempt
Changabang (6,864m), north face attempt. The Korean Changabang North Face Expedition was led by Chung Seong-kwon and had as members ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Eastern Garhwal, Changabang, West Face, Boardman-Tasker, Attempt
Changabang, west face, Boardman-Tasker Route, attempt. The boulders basked in the sun, 9½km of them, wave after wave of rock ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Kumaun, Changabang, north face, attempt
Changabang, north face, attempt. Andreas Amons, Cas van de Gevel, Melvin Redeker, and I tried to climb 6,864m Changabang by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Kumaun, Nanda Devi East, East Face, Attempt
Nanda Devi East, east face, attempt. Marco Dalla Longa led a 12-member Italian expedition to attempt the first ascent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Kumaun, Nanda Kot, East Ridge, Attempt; Nanda Devi East, South Ridge, Attempt
Nanda Kot, east ridge, attempt: Nanda Devi East, south ridge, attempt. Our approach to the Nanda Devi region began on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Western Sikkim, Lama Lamani North, First Ascent, Northwest Flank and West Ridge; Tinchen Kang, Third Ascent
Western Sikkim, Lama Lamani North, first ascent, northwest flank and west ridge; Tinchen Kang, third ascent. In a 20-day round ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Northern Sikkim, Chomoyummo, Attempt and Accident
Northern Sikkim, Chomoyummo, attempt and accident. In September the Indian Mountaineering Foundation (IMF) organized a high-profile expedition to Chomoyummo (6,829m) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Northern Sikkim, Kangchengyao (6,889m), Ascent from North
Northern Sikkim, Kangchengyao (6,889m), ascent from north. It is reported that a 14-member team from the Black Cat Division of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
India, Himachal Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Search for Old Pilgrimage Route to Takpa Siri
Search for old pilgrimage route to Takpa Siri. In remote and rarely visited Arunachal Pradesh, much remains to be explored. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Himal, Annapurna, 14th for Viesturs, Accident
Annapurna, 14th for Viesturs, accident. The well-known American mountaineer Ed Viesturs went to Cho Oyu to acclimatize and then quickly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006
Asia, Nepal, Annapurna Himal, Kutang Himal, Swelokan, South Face and Northwest Ridge Attempts
Swelokan, south face and northwest ridge attempts. A small Japanese team became the first climbers to attempt the remote 6,180m ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2006