American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Corrected history on Laila Peak/Toshain II; Schlagintweit Peak (5,971m), first ascent; Mamu Choti (ca 5,730m), possible first ascent; attempts on Toshain I and Peak 6,324m
The story begins with an awkward mistake many years ago: In 1997 my friends and I climbed a beautiful 6,132m peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010
Karim Sar (6,180m), First Ascent.
I first caught sight of Karim Sar in 2007 from the top of a small, previously unclimbed peak between the Baltar ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010
Pumari Chhish East, Attempt; Rasool Sar, First Ascent; “Lunda Sar,” First Ascent of Southwest Face (no summit); Khani Basa Sar, First Ascent.
In the summer of 2009, Eamonn Walsh, Ian Welsted, and I traveled to Pakistan to play in bigger hills than the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010
Denbor Brakk, South Ridge to South Tower
“Not even the American ambassador to Pakistan is getting past these gates. Closed means closed!” These are the words that ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010
Bondid Valley, Rustam Brakk (5,450m), Ali Route
The Bondid Valley extends to the west of Kande village, opposite the well-known Nangma Valley. Mojca Svajger and I visited ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010
Latok IV, New Route to Just Below Northwest Summit
Ondrej Mandula and I climbed a new route on the southwest side of Latok IV (6,456m) in July. We established ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010
Nafees Cap, Naughty Daddies
In August, the four-man team of Adrian Laing and Scott Standen from Australia and Bruce Dowrick and Jon Sedon from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010
K7 West, Southwest Pillar, The Children of Hushe
The Karakoram 2009 Trentina Expedition—Michele Cagol, Fabio Leoni, Elio Orlandi, and I, all over 40 years old—proved to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010
Uli Biaho Tower, Attempt, First Ascent of Lower Northeast Pillar
Basile Petiot, Benoit Monfort, and Mathieu Detrie from France and I (from Belgium) traveled to Pakistan in July, hoping to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010
Broad Peak, Southwest Face, New Route to 6,800m
Our group of 10, with Kiomars Babazadeh as leader and me as climbing leader, started toward Broad Peak on June 23. Our ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010
Gasherbrum VI, Northeast Face, Attempt
As far as we know, there have been only two or three attempts on Gasherbrum VI (7,004m), all via the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010
Trango Tower, Eternal Flame, First Free Ascent
In 1989 Kurt Albert, Wolfgang Güllich, Milan Sykora, and Christoph Stiegler climbed one of the most beautiful routes in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
2010