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Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tien Shan, Ak-Shirak, seven First Ascents, First South-to-North Crossing
Ak-Shirak, seven first ascents, first south-to-north crossing. By daylight the river flood plain of moraine debris stretched away to where ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tien Shan, Karakol Region, Pik Slonenok, North Face; Pik Karakolski, North Face; Dzhigit, North Face
Karakol region, Pik Slonenok, north face; Pik Karakolski, north face; Dzhigit, north face. The Terskey Ala-Too runs for 300km along ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Tengri Tag, Pik Pogrebetskogo, Northwest Face
Pik Pogrebetskogo, northwest face. From August 10-16 the Krasnoyarsk team of Vladimir Arhipov, Sergey Cherezov, Vladimir Gunko, Andrey Litvinov, Alexander ...
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2007
Asia, Tajikistan, Fanskie Mountains, Chimtarga, West Face
Chimtarga, west face. From August 4-7 the four-man team of Gladysheve, Igolkin, Kondrash- ov, and Soldatov (leader) climbed a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Tajikistan, Shakhdara Range, Piks 5.635, Litovskiy North, Karl Marx, Nikoladsye, Ovalnaya, Nikoladsye South, Possible First Ascents and New Routes
Piks 5,635m, Litovskiy North, Karl Marx, Nikoladsye, Ovalnaya, Nikoladsye South, possible first ascents and new routes. The Shakhdara Mountains are ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Overview
Overview. This year 91 applications were received by the Pakistan authorities for permits to climb various peaks. Of these, 78 applicants were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Nanga Parbat Range, Nanga Parbat, Attempted First Winter Ascent
Nanga Parbat, attempted first winter ascent. A strong, primarily Polish expedition failed to make the first winter ascent of any 8,000...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Himalaya, Nanga Parbat Range, Deosai Plains, Ski Crossing
Deosai Plains ski crossing. Thomas Niederlein, Norbert Trommler, and I arrived in Pakistan in mid-March, with plans to circumnavigate Nanga ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Batura Muztagh, Dariyo Sar, First Ascent; Pt. 6,250m, First Ascent
Dariyo Sar, first ascent; Pt. 6,250m, first ascent. Unreported from 2005 are the first ascents of two peaks on the Baltar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Batura Muztagh, Batura II, Attempt, Yashuk Glacier, Nadin Sur, Jehangir Sar, Caboom Sar, and Mamu Sar, First Ascents
Batura II, attempt; Yashuk Glacier, Nadin Sar, Jehangir Sar, Caboom Sar, and Mamu Sar, first ascents. In early summer Markus ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Batura Muztagh, Kampire Dior Grp., Pk. 6,928m, Previously Unreported Attempt
Kampire Dior group, Pk. 6,928m, previously unreported attempt. Pk. 6,928m lies on the main east-west watershed separating the Yashkuk and ...
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2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Muztagh, Shimshal White Horn, Second Complete Ascent
Shimshal White Horn, second complete ascent. Alexandra and Mattias Robl and Markus Tannheimer made an ascent of Shimshal White Horn (6,303...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Shimshal White Horn, Attempt; Madhil Sar, Probable First Ascent; Haigutum East, First Ascent; Khani Basis Sar, Attempt; Gorhil Sar, First Attempt
Peter Thompson and I visited three regions during the summer: Shimshal, Hispar, and Chapursan. In Shimshal we were accompanied by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Muztagh, Shimshal White Horn, History
Shimshal White Horn, history. In 1984 Dick Renshaw and Stephen Venables, taking advantage of new trekking regulations allowing visits with minimal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Hispar Muztagh, Khunyang Chhish, South Ridge, Attempt
Khunyang Chhish, South Ridge, attempt. Kazuo Tobita, 60, returned to the Karakoram to attempt an ascent of Khunyang Chhish (7,852m), a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Khunyang Chhish East, Attempt
Vince Anderson and I had a tough go of it in the Hispar region of Pakistan, mostly due to bad ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Shuijerab Group, Wulio-I-Sar (6,050m), First Ascent
Wulio-I-Sar (6,050m), first ascent. Mathieu Paley, a French professional photographer based in Hong Kong, has spent a considerable amount of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Rakaposhi Range, Garumbar Glacier, Uyumrung Sar, Second Ascent
Garumbar Glacier, UyumrungSar, second ascent. Four friends and I aimed to explore the Garumbar Glacier, the first tributary to the ...
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2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Chogolungma Group, Twin Peak I
Twin Peak I. Previously unreported was a 2005 visit to the Kero-Lungma Glacier by a small British expedition comprising Bill Church, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Panmah Muztagh, Baintha Brakk, Southeast Ridge, Attempt; Choktoi Spire, Probable First Ascent
Baintha Brakk, southeast ridge, attempt; Choktoi Spire, probable first ascent. In early June Paul McSorley and we arrived at a 4,400...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Panmah Muztagh, HAR Pinnacle, Corn Beef Chili Pasta à la Wahab; Pt. 5,500m, G-Strings and Plastic Boots, Not to Summit; Latok I, North Face and North Ridge, Attempts; Sus Galinas
HAR Pinnacle, Corn Beef Chili Pasta à la Wahab; Pt. 5,500m, G-Strings and Plastic Boots, not to summit; Latok I, north ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Panmah Mustagh, Latok I, North Ridge, Attempt; Tony Tower, Releasing Bad Energy
Latok I, north ridge, attempt; Tony Tower, Releasing Bad Energy. Damian and Willie Benegas were again on the Choktoi for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Panmah Mustagh, Latok V, First Ascent; Latok II, South Ridge, First Alpine-Style Ascent
Latok V, first ascent; Latok II, south ridge, first alpine-style ascent. Doug Chabot, Mark Richey, and I arrived at base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Panmah Mustagh, Latok III, Third Ascent
Latok III, third ascent. No doubt influenced by the inclusion of the route in the seminal book, Himalayan Alpine Style, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Mustagh, Uli Biaho and Trango Groups, Uli Biaho Tower, North Face; Hainabrakk East Tower and Shipton Spire, Attempts
Uli Biaho Tower, north face; Hainabrakk East Tower and Shipton Spire, attempts. From July 21 to 23 Slovakians Gabo Cmárik and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Mustagh, Uli Biaho and Trango Groups, Shipton Spire, Women and Chalk, Second Ascent and First to Summit; Trango Tower, Eternal Flame, not to Summit; Trango II, Second Known Ascent; Little Shipton, First Ascent
Shipton Spire, Women and Chalk, second ascent and first to summit; Trango Tower, Eternal Flame, not to summit; Trango II, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Mustagh, Uli Biaho and Trango Groups, Uli Byapjun; Uli Biaho Great Spire, First Ascent; Base Camp Slabs, Piranski zaliv; Trango Tower, Eternal Flame, One-Day Ascent
Uli Byapjun; Uli Biaho Great Spire, first ascent; Base Camp Slabs, Piranski zaliv; Trango Tower, Eternal Flame, one-day ascent. Many ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Mustagh, Uli Biaho and Trango Groups, Trango Tower, Eternal Flame, All-Female Ascent
Trango Tower, Eternal Flame, all-female ascent; Garda Peak, Karakoram Khush, first free ascent. The female part of the Slovenian expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Mustagh, Uli Biaho and Trango Groups, Trango Tower, West Pillar, Second Ascent
Trango Tower, West Pillar, second ascent. A Swiss team comprising Francesco Pellanda, Giovanni Quirici, and Christophe Steck made the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Mustagh, Uli Biaho and Trango Groups, Trango Group, Various New Routes; Tower Northwest of Garda Peak, First Ascent; Trango Tower, Attempts
Trango Group, various new routes; tower northwest of Garda Peak, first ascent; Trango Tower, attempts. Two Polish teams operated separately ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Mustagh, Uli Biaho and Trango Groups, Trango Tower, Free Ascent; Trango Monk, Second Ascent
Trango Tower, free ascent; Trango Monk, second ascent. After an unsuccessful expedition to the Trango group in 2004 with 26-year-old Matevž ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Mustagh—Other, Baltoro Cathedrals, Reflexed Nocturns
Baltoro Cathedrals, Reflexes Nocturns. A large Catalan team comprising Antonio Bayones, Oscar Cadiach, Ramon Canyellas, Elias Coll, Pilar Rossinyol, Albert ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Karakoram, Baltoro Mustagh—Other, Peak 5,607m, Northwest Face, Attempt
Peak 5,607m, northwest face, attempt. Our small expedition arrived at base camp on July 22, hoping to make the first free ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrun Range, Masherbrun, Northeast Face, Attempt
Masherbrum, northeast face, attempt. In late June a strong Russian expedition under the noted leader of the Russian Big Walls ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrun Range, Trinity Peak, Northwests Ridge, Attempt; Chogolisa, Northwest Face of Southwest Ridge, Attempt
Trinity Peak, northwest ridge, attempt; Chogolisa, northwest face of southwest ridge, attempt. Two days after leaving Hushe village on July 16, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Charakusa Valley, Farol Peak, First Ascent
Farol Peak, first ascent. The first ascent of the highest summit of Farol Peak, Farol West (6,370m) was made in 1991 ...
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2007
Asia, Pakistan, Nangma Valley, Logmun Tower, North Face, Inshallah Mi Primo
Logmun Tower, north face, Inshallah Mi Primo. Logmun Tower stands close to the standard base camp in the Nangma Valley. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Nangma Valley, Longmun Tower, Dirt Box, Previously Unreported
Logmun Tower, Dirt Box, previously unreported. In 2001, before making an attempt on the north ridge of Shingu Charpa, Nils Davis, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Nangma Valley, Shingu Charpa, North Ridge, Attempt
Shingu Charpa, north ridge, attempt. Huge controversy has surrounded the claim by three Ukrainians to have made the coveted first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Nangma Valley, Shingu Charpa, North Ridge, Attempts and Deception
Shingu Charpa, north ridge, attempts and deception. In July, sitting in the gorgeous Nangma Valley base camp, I hacked up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, Pakistan, Nangma Valley, Changi Tower, Attempt
Changi Tower, attempt. Previously unreported from 2005 is the ascent, but not to the summit, of a previously unclimbed line up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, India, Himalaya, Overview
Overview. Climbing activity in the Indian Himalaya has decreased. The number of both foreign and national expeditions was reduced. Fewer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, India, East Karakoram, Junction Peak, Ascent; Singhi Kangri, South Face, Attempt
Junction Peak, ascent; Singhi Kangri, south face, attempt. An Indian Army expedition led by Col Ashok Abbey visited the Siachen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, India, East Karakoram, Plateau Peak, Attempt
Plateau Peak, attempt. A 15-member Indo-Italian expedition attempted unclimbed Plateau Peak (7,310m), which lies southwest of Saser Kangri I (7,672m) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, India, East Karakoram, Kang Yissay, Possible New Route
Kang Yissay, possible new route. It is reported that on July 17 Spanish climber Santiago Sagaste soloed what is believed to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Miyar Valley, Goya Peak, First Ascent
Goya Peak, first ascent. Our small multinational team of Jeremy Frimer (Canada), Sarah Hart (Canada), Michel van der Spek (The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Miyar Valley, Pt. 5,650m, Gateway Ridge, Not to Summit; Jangpar Glacier, Reconnaissance
Pt. 5,650m, Gateway Ridge, not to summit; Jangpar Glacier, reconnaissance. Hanging to the east of the greater Miyar Valley, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Miyar Valley, Tamadonog, Doomed to Miyar; Geruda Peak, First Ascent
Tamadonog, Doomed to Miyar; Geruda Peak, first ascent. The Tharanga, the local population of the lower Miyar Valley, are mainly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Chandra Valley, Pt. 4,600m, Stressful Rain, Attempt
Pt. 4,600m, Stressful Rain, attempt. Gianni Cilia and I planned to visit the Miyar Valley to try the big west-facing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007
Asia, India, Himachal Pradesh, Gangotri, Meru South, West fact/Northwest Ridge to Below Summit, BASE jump off Northeast Face; Meru Central, Second Ascent, West Face/Southeast Ridge
Meru South, west face/northwest ridge to below summit, BASE jump of northeast face; Meru Central, second ascent, west face/...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2007