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[The first hard pitch., 3 kb]180m. Beautiful climb in an awesome position. 180m at V and A1. All free at f7a'ish with very good pro. All aid pitches can be done with in-situ pegs, though a few extra pieces can be handy. (nut 8 and friends 2.5 and 0 help keep the pants clean). Make sure you exit left and up from the 2 belay before traversing right(or 1st if you skip the big ledge belay at 20m) The first ascent was the first time pegs and aid where used methodically to climb.
Burgasser / Leitz 28/Jul/1935

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Photo: The first hard pitch. © Mr Lopez
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This climb is in 6 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

jcw - 2013

Hidden - 2012

After a long walk from the Cosmiques Hut in the morning. Ace climbing, shame about all the people.
Adam Booth - AltLd O/S - 28/Aug/11 with Steve Seale

Hidden - AltLd - 01/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead - 09/Sep/08

Hidden - AltLd - Jul/98

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