A classic snow route and now a modern classic ski descent

Ticklists: Rebuffat's 100 Finest Routes in the Mont Blanc Massif.


ClimberDateStyle
ndraper1 04/May Solo

Skied from 100-150m below the summit as it was getting pretty warm. Nice pow pow.

with Mike
Hidden 18/Mar Solo O/S
DaveThexton 18/Mar AltLd

Descent after Swiss route. Felt very long.....

with josh
Hidden 18/Mar Solo
Hidden 09/Mar/15 Solo
fulton333 ?/Apr/14 -

ski

Hidden 30/Mar/14 -
jcw ??/2014 -
Hidden 24/Apr/13 Solo
Alasdair Fulton 24/Apr/13 Solo

For the ski. Which, is, well, awesome!

andyinglis 24/Apr/13 Solo

Boot-pack up, then ski down. Fantastic spring snow conditions after the initial steep, firm ~100m.

andyinglis 23/Apr/13 Solo

Boot-packed up to the col and skied from 50m below the col (right hand line) due to hard and variable snow. Nice powder lower down.

with Ross Hewitt and Michele, Sandy Simpson
Tobias at Home ??/2013 -
walts4 ??/2013 -
Ben Briggs 31/Dec/12 Solo

Solo ski mission, 3hr30min from getting out of lift to top of col. Deep powder for whole descent.

Hidden 13/Oct/11 -
Hidden 15/Apr/11 Solo
Dave Searle ?/Mar/11 -

climbed and skied

stuart34 09/Oct/10 AltLd O/S

Moved together

with Kim Ladiges
Ben Briggs ?/Apr/10 Solo O/S

Climbed and skied back down.

with Brendan
Guy Wilson ??/2010 -
Hidden 30/Aug/08 Solo
hamish2016 ?/Jul/08 AltLd

Backed off at 2/3rds height due to dodgy snow conditions.

with chris burn
Tobias at Home ??/2008 AltLd O/S
Hidden 19/Sep/03 Solo O/S
nickdonohue 19/Apr/03 -

moving together; done in descent

with Mark McCarthy
stokesrees ?/Sep/97 -
with Ryan Brown
crossleysm 02/Apr/95 -

In descent

Pete_Frost ?/Jul/92 AltLd O/S

Slope used to avalanche at 10:00 most mornings in the summer sun. Just got off in time after assisting my altitude-sick partner to descent faster than he really wanted to....

with Chris Tym
Hidden ?/Aug/86 AltLd
Gerard DANTEC ?/Jul/84 Lead
with Daniel KILLIAN
Hidden 15/Jul/81 Solo
Hidden 15/Jul/81 Solo
Nigel Bond 22/Aug/78 AltLd dnf
with Tony Cuddy, Martin Crosby
uphillnow ?/Jul/78 Solo

In a group of four including Al Bennet.. Warm up route

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