UKC

350m. New alpine grade: II 2 (70° ice crux).

Patrick Decorps & Godefroy Perroux 01/Dec/1978

Ticklists: Chamonix Winter Ideas.


ClimberDateStyle
Murilo Lessa ?/Jul/16 2nd
Nikolay C.K. Tjøstheim ?/Jul/16 Lead O/S

A beautiful climb. But this must be a winter rute. There is a lot of loose rocks. We encounterd quite some rockfall in the waterfall pitches. Dangerous in summer if there is not a lot of snowfall and ice on rute

with Murilo
Hidden 17/Aug/14 AltLd dnf
V11 23/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Tobias at Home ??/2009 AltLd dnf
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Big Lee 07/Nov/06 AltLd O/S

Great mixed route. Lower pitches were a bit thin on ice so we started to the right. There was some good ice in the middle pitches. Towards the top the snow was a bit powdery. Rather join up with the North Face route we followed the natural line to its top and then did a single abseil into the Gervasutti Couloir. We down-climbed this in darkness and walked back to the Abri Simmonds Hut feeling exhausted.

with Jonathan Brown
David Horwood 30/Aug/02 -
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