/ NEWS: Stranded Climbers Killed on Droites North Face

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UKC News - on 04 Feb 2013
North Face - Les Droites, 3 kbTwo stranded climbers have died on the Lagarde Couloir on the North Face of the Droites, Chamonix.




The climbers, reportedly Lithuanian, had been stuck on the route in poor weather since last Wednesday, staying 150m from the summit to shelter from the high winds.
The climbers, who had...

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Cameron94 on 04 Feb 2013
In reply to UKC News: Sad to hear this. Is the weather set to improve soon?
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Luca Signorelli - on 04 Feb 2013
In reply to UKC News:

Very sad story. The PGHM tried literally to perform some miracle to reach them.

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