Holiday on Ice (Y branche de droite)** WI3
[Stephen leading the last pitch, 2 kb]Equal quality variation to the left branch, separates at the end of the common first pitch - usually quiter than the left branch

Photo: Stephen leading the last pitch © pelvoux

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Fentonio - 2nd O/S - 22/Feb/14 with John Shedwick, Frazer Burley, Ben Brady

rfdl100 - 2nd O/S - 02/Feb/14 with Hayley Osborn, Stu Barclay

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 17/Jan/14

tarasanthi - Lead - Jan/14 with Andrzej Kierzek

Lead the 2nd pitch after the snow gully walk
pelvoux - AltLd O/S - 15/Feb/13 with Stephen

Hidden - AltLd - 15/Feb/13

What a way to spend Valentines day!
Ronan O Keeffe - AltLd O/S - 14/Feb/13 with Sean Martin

jshields - AltLd - 21/Jan/13 with Paul Headland

cmtoombs - 2nd - 18/Jan/13 with Gregoire Sauget, Chris Francis

Jbw - AltLd O/S - 12/Jan/13

Lots of water running under ice, but climb in ok condition. Pretty easy
oliverk - AltLd O/S - 04/Jan/13 with Marty

keithlambley - AltLd - 27/Dec/12 with Howard T, Kate R

Hidden - 02/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead - 29/Feb/12

Sebastien Gastaud - AltLd O/S - 02/Feb/12

Hidden - Lead - 31/Jan/12

Climbed with the guide Murray Hamilton. I lead all pitches.
andrzej kierzek - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/12 with Tara

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Jan/12

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 05/Jan/12

sneaks - AltLd O/S - 05/Jan/12 with janey

Drew M - AltLd O/S - 31/Dec/11 with Fabian

second climb with stephan of the day and 3rd day ice climbing :)
andymil13 - 2nd rpt - 23/Feb/11

Hidden - AltLd - 23/Jan/11

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Dec/10

We ended up at the fork point to Left branch (branche de gauche) during our descent from Sombre Hero (apparently we went off-route in the descent), so decided to climb this. Therefore the first one-thirds of this route was not climbed on this day (but was on the previous day). Graeme lead the first 2 pitches (from the fork) and I lead the last pitch. Although the given grade of this route is the same as the Left-branch (3+ in Alpine Club guidebook), we found this route is significantly harder.
masa-alpin - AltLd O/S - 10/Feb/10 with Graeme B

joined from the fork after walking off sombre heros. alt lead on this. harder than the left hand branch but good value (and a lot quieter then the left)
gb83 - AltLd O/S - 10/Feb/10 with masa

Hidden - AltLd - Feb/10

After doing Easy Rider. Climbs are busy first thing nd then get quiet from lunchtime onwards!!
Pete Nugent - 2nd - 24/Jan/10 with Dave Ryder, Mark "Sparky" Adams

Lovely climb, Finished last pitch to the right.
Kingsjester - 2nd - 11/Jan/10 with Murray Hamilton, G. Tuson

Gav1981 - 11/Jan/10 with Murray Hamilton, Adele Greenway

2nd time climbing first was a while back
Ollie B - AltLd - 07/Jan/10 with N. Weston

sharpie530 - AltLd O/S - 06/Jan/10 with D. Smith

al99 - AltLd O/S - 31/Dec/09 with Martina Zandonella

martinazando - AltLd - 31/Dec/09 with Al Benson

Hit on the chin by falling ice. Needed three stitches, finished the climb though.
jh5638 - Lead O/S - 28/Dec/09 with Rich lovelady

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 09/Feb/09

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - AltLd - Jan/09 with Martin Wright

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 06/Feb/08

Always quiter than the branche guache
mart rich - AltLd β - 03/Feb/08 with Steve Moody, Steve Cox

Moodo - AltLd O/S - 03/Feb/08 with Mart rich

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 02/Feb/08

Came back down to the junction and did the right version....very much similar grade and character.
Morgan Woods - AltLd O/S - 09/Jan/08 with Rob

Rob84 - AltLd O/S - Jan/08 with Morgan Woods

Stone Muppet - 2008

Well, just lovely - a great intro to multipitch ice. Never difficult but satisfying
mart rich - AltLd O/S - 26/Feb/07 with Steve Moody

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Feb/07

Hidden - 09/Jan/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Jan/07

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jan/07

AG - 2005

smithaldo - AltLd O/S - Feb/04 with Clegg

Paul Figg - AltLd - Feb/04

Good lunch at Hotel La Cascade - near ski lifts.
Pete Nugent - AltLd - 30/Dec/02 with Vic Odell (CC)

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