W Ridge PD+
[On the left Aiguille du Chardonnet on the right middle station of the Aiguille des Grands Montets cable car., 2 kb]The standard descent route.

Photo: On the left Aiguille du Chardonnet on the right middle station of the Aiguille des Grands Montets cable car. © filo
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This climb is in 29 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Hidden - 29/Oct/14

In Decent
Dougbart - 29/Oct/14 with Iain

Hidden - 08/Oct/14

Hidden - 22/Aug/14

Hidden - Lead - 06/Jul/14

Hidden - AltLd - 05/Aug/13

Ski descent of west couloir direct after climbing S couloir. no rappels.
Ben Briggs - Solo - 07/May/12 with Tom, Brendan

mark-abz - 01/Aug/10 with Alex

Hidden - Lead - Mar/10

In descent after the Forbes arete...
Gav Parker - 14/Jul/09

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 02/Jul/09

In descent.
Somerset swede basher - AltLd O/S - 02/Jul/09 with Dan Wicks and George Taylor

In descent
Glyn - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/09 with David Fountain

In descent after forbes arete
davefount - AltLd O/S - Jul/09 with Glyn

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 16/Jul/08

Hidden - 2nd - Jun/08

Thunderstorm hit just as we were starting the abseil into the gully (3x25m abs not 2 as stated in the guide) - not nice. Difficult navigation off the Col through heavily crevassed terrain. Abseil tat at base of descent gully but late in the season looks best not to head this way as it leads into ice cliffs and seracs.
Peter Metcalfe - 17/Sep/07 with Sophia

In descent
Rob84 - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/07 with Stephen Bond and MBC Steve

In descent after the Forbes Arete. Joined forces with bingo for a long abseil. Nice leap over the rimaye onto the glacier d'epaule.
adamscottthomas - 04/Aug/07 with Chris Sloan

chrissloan84 - 04/Aug/07 with adamscottthomas

Descent route. Poor snow in the avo.
Stuart Johnston - AltLd - 28/Jul/07 with g taylor

PanzerHanzler - 2nd O/S - 26/Jul/06 with Thomas Merkel

lawrenceK - Jul/02

innes - AltLd O/S - Sep/99 with Rich Cross

Hidden - Solo - 1994

Budge - AltLd O/S - 1991 with Richard Teed

Descent after North Spur
Mike C - Solo - 11/Aug/80

Hidden - Aug/80

Hidden - Lead - 17/Aug/74

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