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Walker Spur*** ED1

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[Bivi on the Walker Spur, 3 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: Six classic alpine North Faces, Rebuffat's 100 Finest Routes in the Mont Blanc Massif.

Photo: Bivi on the Walker Spur © Justin Tracey
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This climb is in 15 logbooks, and on 120 wishlists.

matt perks - 2012

Not sure if I like this alpine climbing much, but a great route nevertheless! Some memorable pitches - the Rebuffat, grey tower and above the red chimney especially. Mostly dry except one icy pitch near the top and a tricky pitch at the start to get around the shrund. Long varied descent into Italy, very glad to reach hut. Classic and memorable....
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 18/Jul/10 with Sam

sgl - AltLd - 18/Jul/10 with chad

Hidden - AltLd - 01/Sep/09

Pete Graham - AltLd - Aug/09 with Malcolm Scott

Excellent route but very long! Bivied on a sloping ledge by the red tower and climbed the final 200m the next morning. Quite icy on the top 400metres.
HamishD - AltLd O/S - 31/Jul/09 with Luke Hunt

Motored up the initial two thirds, which was in dry conditions; the top third was v icy which slowed us down. Cold bivvy above grey towers
lukehunt - AltLd - 31/Jul/09 with Hamish Dunn

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Aug/06

Nick Wallis - AltLd O/S - Jul/06 with Martin Cooper

Justin Tracey - AltLd - Aug/04 with Jimdanson

Hidden - AltLd - Jul/03

jon - Lead - 03/Aug/90 with H

Hidden - AltLd - Aug/84

My second alpine route.
Bob - AltLd - Jul/83 with M. Lynch

Hidden - AltLd - Jul/78

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