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South-East Ridge** F

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[Early morning walk up Castor, Swiss Alps 2006, 2 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.
W. Mathews, F.W.Jacomb, M.Croz 23/Aug/1861

Photo: Early morning walk up Castor, Swiss Alps 2006 © matthias13
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 32 logbooks, and on 6 wishlists.

In descent to Quintino Sella hut
Ross.Cooper - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/14 with Pete Jarrett

doyle12 - 14/Aug/14

Simnel - AltLd - 05/Jul/14 with Andy L, Rog B, steve r

LucyG - 2014

jandyd05 - AltLd O/S - 19/Aug/13 with Giles Ruck

Nigel R Lewis - AltLd - 14/Aug/13 with Steve Kedward

On ski
jcw - 2013

PondLife - 14/Aug/12

Avinash1 - 2nd - 2012

Mr Fuller - AltLd O/S - 05/Aug/11 with Doug Pye

Descent Route to Quintino Sella Hut
wildrover220 - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/11 with Ali Dixon

From Quintino Sella hut with Pat and Alan. I'm not sure why this is given PD here - it is listed as F+ in Moran's 4000m peaks, and that felt about right. Maybe the narrow ridge to the summit justifies the grade?
jonesieboy - Jul/11

GermanAlex - Sep/10

Jonny M - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/09 with Helen Tsai

GiveHerHelen - 2nd O/S - 05/Aug/09 with Jon Moulding

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/09

Poco Loco - Lead - 09/Aug/08 with Richard Roberts, Guy Pomeroy, Sonica Rua

In descent, then back up again to return to the hut. Knackeration!
Only a hill - Lead - 06/Aug/08 with James Roddie

Andy Clarke - Lead - 06/Aug/08 with RobD

featuresforfeet - 04/Aug/08 with Laura

jsw1 - 2nd O/S - Aug/08 with Jo Medcalf, Sarah Medcalf

JamesRoddie - Aug/08 with Alex Roddie

munnsy - 28/Aug/07

Spaghetti tour. Descent route to Rif Quintino Sella
johnjb - 09/Aug/06

Hidden - AltLd - Jul/06

matthias13 - Jul/06 with Danny & Mike Parker

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Jul/05

colinakmc - Jul/04

From Val D'Ayas Hut
djdavies - 2nd - 18/Aug/99

Hidden - AltLd - Jul/93

colinthrelfall - 1992

Ski ascent
Bolt Phobia - Lead - Mar/81

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
a13x, Hidden, Graham C, Steve33, Hidden, vincentvega

Voting
Total votes cast 7
hard PD0 of 4
PD2 of 4
easy PD0 of 4
hard PD-2 of 4
PD-0 of 4
easy PD-0 of 4
hard F+0 of 4
F+0 of 4
easy F+0 of 4
hard F0 of 4
F0 of 4
easy F0 of 4
3 Stars0 of 3
2 Stars3 of 3
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Style of ascent

Lead7 of 32 (21.9%)
Followed6 of 32 (18.8%)
Alt Leads6 of 32 (18.8%)
Unknown13 of 32 (40.6%)

'Climbed'25 of 32 (78.1%)
clean O/S7 of 32 (21.9%)