570m. This is the classic route on the east face with sustained climbing of medium difficulty. It is arguably one of the finest routes of its class in the Aiguilles.

Ticklists: Rebuffat's 100 Finest Routes in the Mont Blanc Massif, Top quality Alps under 4000m.

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with Virgil Scott
Kyuzo ?/Jul/06 AltLd O/S
with Hal Watts, Bernard Lam, Markus Roggen
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Derek Ryden 28/Jul/75 AltLd O/S

Classic Brits first route in Chamonix, late finishing, electric storm, struck by lightening, bivouac, survived somewhat the wiser. Apparently it's known as "Le doirtoir des Anglais"!

with Mike Hunt, Bob Goofy, Dean Caloutas
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