350m. Second pitch is 6b/c (E2), 10th pitch is 6a/b (E1), the rest is sustained 5+ and 6a (HVS) [Edit, potentially some/all of the route has fallen down/in an unsafe condition- ask at OHM]

Brown/Whillans Jul/1954

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

robgixer 17/Aug AltLd dnf
walts4 ??/2013 -
Hidden 22/Aug/10 AltLd
feilx ?/Jul/05 AltLd
with Dan (welsh)
feilx ?/Jul/05 -
with Dan (welsh)
Robmwatt ??/1988 -
Alan James - UKC and UKH 06/Aug/87 AltLd
with Steve Crowe
Robmwatt ?/Jul/87 AltLd
with Gaz Morgan
John Marsland 11/Aug/86 -

5 hours, Dave led Fissure Brown

with Dave Soles
Hidden ??/1985 -
Falko 01/Aug/82 AltLd O/S

No aid used. Descended a horrible couloir leading off the Fontaine ledges - still wake up in a sweat about this descent.

with Peter Brashaw
mark-abz ?/Aug/81 AltLd
with Mick D
Hidden 31/Jul/81 AltLd
Nevil ?/Sep/80 -
with Steve
Hidden 20/Aug/78 AltLd
Derek Ryden 12/Jul/76 AltLd dnf

Finished at Fontaine Ledges. Not enough water - massively dehydrated. Descent via North ridge.

with Martin Smith
Paul Clarke ?/Aug/74 AltLd O/S
with John Bogg
granitbahn ?/Jul/73 AltLd
mikej ?/Aug/70 AltLd

Done in big mountain boots, taking 5 hours to the F ledges, and with 1 wedge in the F Brown.

with Pete Boardman
uphillnow ??/1967 2nd

Brown/Whillains. Chris lead and I carried a large sack - to Fontaine ledges and abseiled down route

with chris boulton
Hidden ?/Jul/59 Lead
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