Great climbing over a length unequalled elsewhere in the french Pyrenees at TD+.
LeeWood - AltLd O/S - 28/Aug/11
a long day. still a bit ill from a thouroughly violent stomache bug, the early start and early breakfast weren't appreciated. grim walk in and first few pitches but then matters improved. Until, by about pitch of 8 of 24 when we'd supped the majority of the water and it was absolutely roasting with no shade on any belays. Had to climb most of top half in trainers, shoes hurt too much in the heat. Eventually made it to the summit seriously de-hydrated. A spanish mountaineering type gave us a mouthful of water which tasted of rollies. Then a dense mist/fog rolled in and we lost the trail. However I heard running water and it was pure ecstacy gulping litre after litre after litre - by far the highlight of the day. memorable but long routes just aren't the same..... Good climbing and perfect rock either way. Belier - AltLd O/S - 29/Jul/09 with Ian
epic ian storey - AltLd O/S - 29/Jul/09 with steve ramsden