4527m. This Mighty five kilometre ridge is a goal to be taken very seriously, particularly as it is notorious for large cornices. The East Summit is 50 metres higher than the West Summit, about a kilometre away with a pronounced col between. A high level traverse of one of the finest ice peaks of the Alps.
(R.Goedeke,The Alpine 4000m Peaks.)

Leslie Stephen, Edward Buxton, Jakob Anderegg and Franz Biner 1864

Jon Ellis 08/Aug AltLd

Gnifetti to Quentino Sella hut in 07h15. Incredible mountain and spectacular day out!

Ewanski 31/Jul -
with Aline D
humptydumpty ??/2015 -


MSchobitz 31/Aug/13 -
with Papa
Nigel R Lewis 14/Aug/13 AltLd

traverse West to East

with Steve Kedward
KeithW 08/Aug/13 Lead O/S

W-E traverse, from Rossi e Volante Hut, over Castor, W summit, ridge, E summit & then all the way back. Very windy all day, but clear & sunny. Stunning views!

with Ken Findlay
jasoncash 17/Aug/11 -
Vincej 13/Aug/10 2nd
with Paolo Intrepido
Jonny M 06/Aug/09 AltLd O/S
GiveHerHelen 06/Aug/09 AltLd O/S
Hidden 28/Aug/08 2nd
HardenClimber ?/Aug/07 -

From the Gnifetti to Kleine Matterhorn over Castor. No big cornices but quite a long way...

Hidden 10/Aug/06 -
Hidden ?/Jul/06 AltLd
Hidden 20/Aug/81 AltLd
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
viriato, Retro Rowan, RyanOsborne, Swampi, ijsbeer, Poco Loco, Sonya Mc, Hidden, Steve33, robdan
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