Ventre a terre*** TD+
[3rd of 9 abseils, still 1000ft above glacier., 2 kb]400m, 13 pitches. Fantastic route on superb clean granite, starts off the glacier at 3100m. Several f6a pitches. Trad rack is needed to supliment bolts, main difficulties are pitches 1, 5,6,7 and last. Final pitch(5c) has 1 bolt and 1 peg in 50m.
9 abseils down.
Guidebook time 7 hours.
Approach from Sele hut or Sele winter hut

Photo: 3rd of 9 abseils, still 1000ft above glacier. © Andrew Sloan
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This climb is in 4 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

glenngordon - AltLd O/S - 10/Sep/11 with bomber harris

Awesome route, best Alpine rock route I've done so far. Stayed in Sele winter hut night before and walked back to Ailefroide after completing route. 17 hour day, just over seven hours on the route.
Martin Haworth - AltLd O/S - 09/Sep/11 with Andy

Tremendous route, best high alpine technical route I've done; pitches 1,3,5,6,7,and 8 all superb (not including initial aid pitch).Led pitches 2,4,6,8 and 10.
Andrew Sloan - AltLd O/S - 09/Sep/11

Bruce Kerr - Lead - 04/Aug/91 with Lyn Benjamin

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