This climb is in 10 logbooks, and on 17 wishlists.
Hidden - AltLd - 16/Aug/11
Did the rock but ice sections was not in condition, abd off and benighted on the glacier, rock was very good. Disappointed we did not finish it off.
Sam Simpson - AltLd dnf - Aug/11 with Calum
Hidden - AltLd dnf - 04/Sep/10
Abbed of Breche, ran out of gas! Only bought enough for a single bivi, massive oversight. Superb route thou, wish i got to use the mixed gear we lugged up the direct start!
Matt Bennett - AltLd dnf - 02/Sep/10 with Alalister Gurney
Ally Baba - AltLd O/S - 27/Aug/10 with Kim
Pete Graham - AltLd - Aug/10 with Howard Lawledge
Hidden - 28/Jul/10
Hidden - AltLd - 22/Sep/09
Start at Argentiere Refuge.
600 m of rock climbing up to 5b french.
Bivac at the "castle".
600 m ice and snow and mixed the next day up to 80 degrees angle. Followed by appr. 10 abseils 100 m to the right of the exit of route. Followed by downclimbing steep snowgully and a complicated glacier crossing to the Couvercle hut.
michaelja - AltLd O/S - Jul/99
mark-abz - AltLd - Aug/81 with Walter P
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Dino Dave, tscoobydoo, benclimbing, Hidden, SteveJCox, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, stuart34, Hidden, Hidden, punj, joe larner