/ NEWS: Solo in Winter on Piz Badile

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Michael Ryan - on 05 Jan 2007
Italian Fabio Valseschini has made the first solo winter ascent of the Northeast Face of Piz Badile.......one of the legendary “six great north faces” of the Alps.

More in the news... http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/

Michael Ryan - on 05 Jan 2007
In reply to Mick Ryan - UKClimbing.com:

You can read about Malcolm Phelps and friends' summer ascent of the Cassin Route on the North East face of the Piz Badile here at UKClimbing.com.


http://www.ukclimbing.com/articles/page.php?id=236
Bag on 05 Jan 2007 - AAnnecy-157-1-71-175.w90-4.abo.wanadoo.fr
In reply to Mick Ryan - UKClimbing.com: Cheers for the link to Malcolms article...a really good bit of writing...really makes you want to get out there on the route.
SiWood - on 05 Jan 2007
In reply to Mick Ryan - UKClimbing.com:

Just read Malcolms article - good reading

Met these boys at the Sciora hut and followed their progress on the Punta Pioda from the Flatiron ridge. We liked their can do approach ie 20 odd pitch route on the first day out!
Morgan Woods - on 05 Jan 2007
In reply to Mick Ryan - UKClimbing.com:

hey Mick....beat you to it:

http://www.ukclimbing.com/forums/t.php?t=219893&v=1#3231460

though i didn't provide a link.
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Sankey - on 05 Jan 2007
In reply to Morgan Woods:

Descending by helicopter! Its alright for some. Gets rid of the "getting to the top is often the easy part" hassle.

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