350m. New alpine grade: II 4 (80 ice crux). Ice climb made more interesting when in mixed conditions

Robert Mazars & Gaston Rebuffat 31/Jul/1967

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Big Lee 26/Mar AltLd O/S

Second pitch was totally dry. The pitch felt like V,6 on second. Climbed four pitches then ab'ed from where the route broadened into the wide couloir. Continuing to the summit didn't look much fun, as the cloud had dropped right down.

robgixer 26/Mar AltLd
Hidden ?/Dec/14 Lead dnf
Hidden 29/Sep/14 AltLd
Hidden 29/Sep/14 AltLd
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DigitalSteak 08/Sep/14 AltLd dnf

First crux has fallen down leaving very loose, terrible quality rock. We ran away.

Stuart Johnston 05/Sep/14 AltLd O/S

Dry but lots of fun. Just made it from first bin to last from torino hut.

with Stephan, Misha Gopaul
Sam Simpson 03/Sep/14 AltLd O/S

Good Outing mostly easy neve, few ice steps, and nice cruisy mixed section. Slog back up to the midi has not got easier!

Hidden 03/Sep/14 AltLd O/S
steve_gibbs 01/Sep/14 2nd dnf
with Al Docherty
Hidden ?/Sep/14 Lead
Hidden 24/Aug/14 AltLd O/S
Hidden 21/Aug/14 AltLd dog
Hidden ?/Aug/14 AltLd
John Carney 14/Dec/13 -

Gully quite dry, did a variation with short sectons at M5/M6. High winds and cloud - plenty of stonefall and other debris during climb and descent.

with Adam George
frost 22/Mar/13 AltLd

mixed all the way.rapped back to the skis from the top of the gully.

with M Thomas, D Almond
James Thacker ??/2013 -
Hidden 16/Jul/08 Lead
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