Traverse East-West*** AD
[Liskamm - Traverse, 3 kb]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

Photo: Liskamm - Traverse © robdan
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This climb is in 12 logbooks, and on 9 wishlists.

MSchobitz - 31/Aug/13 with Papa

traverse West to East
Nigel R Lewis - AltLd - 14/Aug/13 with Steve Kedward

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!
KeithW - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/13 with Ken Findlay

jasoncash - 17/Aug/11 with Andy Cash

Vincej - 2nd - 13/Aug/10 with Paolo Intrepido

Jonny M - AltLd O/S - 06/Aug/09 with Helen Tsai

GiveHerHelen - AltLd O/S - 06/Aug/09 with Jon Moulding

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Aug/08

From the Gnifetti to Kleine Matterhorn over Castor. No big cornices but quite a long way...
HardenClimber - Aug/07

Hidden - 10/Aug/06

Hidden - AltLd - Jul/06

Hidden - AltLd - 20/Aug/81

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Retro Rowan, RyanOsborne, Swampi, ijsbeer, Poco Loco, Sonya Mc, Steve33, robdan
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