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North-West Ridge PD

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Short gentle snow slope and brief easy rock section passing a towering gendarme en route to the summit.
E. Dufour & H.R. Whitehouse with Henri Copt 16/Aug/1876
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This climb is in 96 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

lanky and weak - 08/Sep/14 with Jason King

Pete23 - Solo - 25/Aug/14

Alex_RhodesUK - AltLd O/S - 31/Jul/14 with Dave Willey, Tal Niv

Ewanski - 20/Jun/14

Hidden - Sep/13

[Cont. From Tete] Left Caroline on ridge and moved together at pace up snow slope to rock scramble. Less snow than last year. Looked at Frobes Arete longingly. Moved together back to Bivi and decided as a group to head back down. Caroline made good pace to cable car station. 3520m PD (I) 120m
justaddpowder - Lead - 15/Aug/13

Hidden - 05/Aug/13

the ant hill mob - 22/Jul/13 with Mike Thomson, Colin Martin

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/13

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 05/Jul/13

With North Face of the Tete Blanche.
Strachan - 05/Jul/13 with Matthew Cripsey

frotveit - Solo - 02/Jul/13

Easy scramble to summit with Steve Tonge . This was up the Petite Fourche.
The Patriot - 24/Jun/13

alexm198 - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/13

rpinto - 15/Jun/13 with Tom Jarv

tsjarvis91 - Solo - 15/Jun/13 with Richard Pinto

muzz44 - Lead O/S - Jun/13 with Ryan, Rob

reima - 25/Apr/13 with Mikko K, Ane

timofy - AltLd O/S - Sep/12

Jim Brownlow - AltLd - 21/Aug/12 with Matt Sparkes

Sietse - 04/Aug/12

JanBella - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/12

Bruce S - 2nd - 13/Jul/12 with Joshua Willett

sjbrook - 09/Jul/12 with PMC

Dave Richards - 09/Jul/12 with Donald Kelly, sjbrook, PMC

On Conville Course
ladymuck - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/12

Steve Woollard - Solo - 03/Jul/12 with Kevin Colclough, Steve Price

JenEvans - 2nd O/S - Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/12

Crossed onto the Trient Glacier via Cold du Midi with the intention to climb Aiguille du Tour. The cloud cover forced us to go back onto Le Tour Glacier through Col Superieur du Tour. As we crossed the weather improved so we aimed at Petit Fourche.
efetunc - AltLd - Jul/12 with Rafal Malczyk

first alpine peak, moved together
Webster - AltLd O/S - 27/Jun/12

jon_ridley - AltLd - 27/Jun/12 with Will Pope, Emily Cropton

becoming-stranger - AltLd O/S - 27/Jun/12 with Emily Cropton, Jon Ridley

Emily Cropton - AltLd - 27/Jun/12 with Jon Ridley

Huw Mithan - AltLd - 27/Jun/12 with Tom Carrick, Mark Madge

Ragingpossum - Solo - 26/Jun/12 with steve carratt, R_W_M, harry kingston

Mike Hood - AltLd - 16/Jun/12

gingerking - Lead O/S - Jun/12 with Tom Mather, Sam Chessell

Hidden - Jun/12

tmather - Jun/12 with George King, Samuel Chessell

ian.ross.bnc - Jun/12

cmars89 - 27/Aug/11 with Pete Duckworth, Sam duckworth

Binder - Solo - 17/Aug/11

Hidden - 12/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/11

jack.williams1 - 15/Jul/11

TimPerkin - AltLd O/S - 12/Jul/11 with Nick King, Derek Buckle

Hidden - 27/Jun/11

jac00 - 18/Jun/11 with Tom

tomtom89 - Jun/11

r_o_b_h2 - Lead O/S - Sep/10 with kyle warlow

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Sep/10

Phil Jennings - AltLd O/S - 20/Aug/10 with Robbie Cammack

allyrocke - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/10 with Katie Main

Hidden - Lead rpt - Aug/10

From Albert Premier hut, via base of Aiguille du Chardonnet.
CWMulcahy - 28/Jul/10

augustus trout - Solo - 27/Jul/10

Guidebook said it was a PD-
Ly-Cilph - AltLd - 15/Jul/10 with Clare A

baldie_chick - AltLd - 15/Jul/10 with kidB

industrialiceman - 04/Jul/10

JYates - 2nd - 01/Jul/10 with conville

After north face of Tete Blanche.
barney800 - 08/Jun/10 with Andy Bottrill

Andy DB - 08/Jun/10 with James B

Hidden - AltLd - Jun/10

Hidden - AltLd - Jun/10

D.Andrew - AltLd - 12/Sep/09

colin fagan - 07/Sep/09

Walked up from Tour village via Albert 1 hut in the morning so this was a post-lunch ascent, with descent via summit of Tete Blanche. Perfect conditions all day. Bivouaced near Albert 1 hut and climbed the Auguille du Tour the next morning
EddieA - Solo O/S - 11/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead - 05/Aug/09

Hidden - 2nd - Aug/09

as part of a link-up with Table couloir, this, and tete blanche e.ridge (6hours hut-to-hut in soft snow)
Ollie B - 09/Jul/09 with J.Monypenny

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/09

Em66 - 03/Jul/09 with Conville

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 03/Jul/09

Phil Jennings - Solo O/S - 03/Jul/09 with Jack Metcalfe

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/09

lazyhopkins - AltLd O/S - 03/Aug/08 with David Thomson; Michael McKensey; Brendan O'Mahoney

Hidden - AltLd - Aug/08

vincentvega - Lead - 18/Jul/08 with mike smith

DavidR - AltLd O/S - 16/Jul/08 with Andy Asaam

m1ke_smith - Jul/08 with Allan Robb

Guided ascent.
Mr. K - AltLd O/S - 18/Jun/08 with Ric Potter, Beth Flatres

kingjam - 2008

Combined this after an ascent of the N face of the Tete Blanche
nickdonohue - Sep/07 with Colin Morrison

ellentaylor - 27/Jul/07 with Adam Thomas

adamscottthomas - Lead - 26/Jul/07 with Ellen Taylor

Hidden - 25/Jul/07

Jamie Light - 25/Jul/07 with Matt Griffin

DaveLeonard - Jul/07

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Jun/07

Moving together, alpine style
Andy Hewison - Sep/06

Watty - 2nd - 29/Jun/06 with Mark & A.Watt

Hidden - 2nd - Aug/05

Descent after generally scrambling up the face a little further around on the west side.
Tubroos! - Aug/03 with Kate Lloyd

Hidden - Lead - Jul/02

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Style of ascent

Soloed9 of 96 (9.4%)
Lead16 of 96 (16.7%)
Followed10 of 96 (10.4%)
Alt Leads24 of 96 (25.0%)
Unknown37 of 96 (38.5%)

'Climbed'69 of 96 (71.9%)
clean O/S26 of 96 (27.1%)
clean rpt1 of 96 (1.0%)