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Ab in from double bolt rap station, one 55 meter pitch. Atmospheric postion next to the seracs at the snout of the Argentiere glacier.

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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
Tom Livingstone 7 Mar AltLd rpt
with Holly Rowland
with Holly Rowland
Tom Livingstone 1 Mar Lead O/S
with Joe Brindley, Connor Read
with Joe Brindley, Connor Read
CRead 1 Mar 2nd Escape route from Nightmare Rex
with Tom Livingstone, Joe Brindley
Escape route from Nightmare Rex
with Tom Livingstone, Joe Brindley
l-1808-ml ? Mar -
Hidden 27 Feb -
JoeCoxson 24 Jan Lead O/S Great fun. Skinned up from Lognan, accidentally abseiled into Little Couloir, traversed across and led in one pitch. Could get used to this skiing back down business
Great fun. Skinned up from Lognan, accidentally abseiled into Little Couloir, traversed across and led in one pitch. Could get used to this skiing back down business
lukegorman 24 Jan 2nd O/S
Andy Lagan 15 Jan AltLd O/S
Hidden 11 Jan 2nd O/S
Tim Bevan 11 Jan Lead Great venue, will be back! Mark smashing his first ice. Perhaps my first WI lead?
with markimu
Great venue, will be back! Mark smashing his first ice. Perhaps my first WI lead?
with markimu
Tom Fullen 4 Jan Lead O/S
with Tom
with Tom
Hidden 1 Jan 2nd rpt
Hidden 1 Jan AltLd O/S
George Ponsonby 1 Jan Lead O/S
RedEd 9 Jan, 2019 TR O/S First Ice Climb. Probably 3+ on account of the previous ascents creating steps. I did choose a step route though!
with Adam Wojsa
First Ice Climb. Probably 3+ on account of the previous ascents creating steps. I did choose a step route though!
with Adam Wojsa
Hidden 8 Jan, 2019 Lead rpt
Hidden 8 Jan, 2019 2nd rpt
QuentinSu 19 Dec, 2018 Lead O/S
Wayne.Gaudin u 8 Feb, 2018 2nd O/S
with Will
with Will
YellowFellow 11 Jan, 2018 AltLd O/S Split in two pitches. Climbed the rightmost variant do avoid the ice from other teams. Aerated ice. Very cold because of the wind.
with Ben CJ
Split in two pitches. Climbed the rightmost variant do avoid the ice from other teams. Aerated ice. Very cold because of the wind.
with Ben CJ
DaveThexton 10 Jan, 2018 AltLd O/S
with Joe salter
with Joe salter
Hidden 8 Jan, 2018 Lead rpt
Hidden 8 Jan, 2018 2nd
Petarghh 8 Jan, 2018 2nd
with nv
with nv
Hidden 8 Jan, 2018 -
Rob Royle 11 Mar, 2017 2nd
with Mountain Guide
with Mountain Guide
Hidden 31 Jan, 2017 2nd
Hidden 17 Jan, 2017 Lead rpt
Hidden 15 Jan, 2017 2nd O/S
bencoope 3 Jan, 2017 Lead
Hidden 3 Jan, 2017 2nd
gscw 23 Dec, 2016 Lead A wee bit stepped. Not a bad first route of the season.
with Christian
A wee bit stepped. Not a bad first route of the season.
with Christian
stanleynkk 6 Mar, 2016 2nd
Richard Kendrick 6 Mar, 2016 Lead rpt
Hidden 29 Feb, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 22 Feb, 2016 Lead O/S
stanleynkk 10 Feb, 2016 Lead
Richard Kendrick 10 Feb, 2016 2nd
Jamie Johnston 9 Feb, 2016 TR
with Eric Jamet
with Eric Jamet
Jamie Johnston 9 Feb, 2016 TR
with Eric Jamet
with Eric Jamet
Hidden 18 Jan, 2016 2nd rpt
kbow265 ??, 2016 -
Hidden 15 Feb, 2015 2nd
Hidden 13 Feb, 2015 Lead rpt
jazzyjackson 21 Jan, 2015 - What a beaut situation : )
with JAMES K
What a beaut situation : )
with JAMES K
l21bjd 19 Jan, 2015 2nd
Hidden 1 Jan, 2015 Lead rpt
Hidden 26 Dec, 2014 -
kingjam ? Mar, 2014 2nd guided
with Guide
guided
with Guide
Hidden 12 Feb, 2014 Lead O/S
Gumery ? Jan, 2014 2nd
Grant Fulton ? Jan, 2014 Lead
with Gumery
with Gumery
GraMc 28 Dec, 2013 Solo O/S
Hidden 14 Dec, 2013 TR O/S
jimmatthews 14 Dec, 2013 TR
Hidden 7 Dec, 2013 -
Gumery 7 Dec, 2013 2nd O/S
with Forshaw
with Forshaw
monkeyme2 14 Mar, 2013 2nd
with Ben J
with Ben J
monkeyme2 13 Mar, 2013 TR O/S
with Ben J
with Ben J
monkeyme2 13 Mar, 2013 TR
with Ben J
with Ben J
Jayzen 22 Feb, 2013 2nd
with Fred (IFMGA)
with Fred (IFMGA)
Hidden 16 Dec, 2012 2nd O/S
Rob84 18 Mar, 2012 2nd O/S Cracking route - sustained but never super steep
with Scott Mackenzie, Dunc Robinson, Rob Adie
Cracking route - sustained but never super steep
with Scott Mackenzie, Dunc Robinson, Rob Adie
Charlie Evans 27 Dec, 2011 Lead O/S
with Mike
with Mike
Hidden 11 Dec, 2010 2nd O/S
Rachael Ashdown 28 Feb, 2010 TR Climbed in very cold windy conditions
Climbed in very cold windy conditions
Rachel S 19 Feb, 2008 2nd
with Giles - M le Instructeur
with Giles - M le Instructeur
Robbie H 6 Feb, 2006 Lead rpt
with Helen Baudoux
with Helen Baudoux
Robbie H 5 Feb, 2006 2nd O/S
with Soren Bowadt
with Soren Bowadt
Hidden ? Jan, 2005 AltLd O/S
zero six ??, 2005 AltLd O/S
David Horwood 21 Jan, 2004 -
stokesrees ? Jan, 2001 AltLd
with Jen Olson
with Jen Olson
sdawson1 6 Jan, 1998 TR O/S scared to death
with JB
scared to death
with JB
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Le Grand Bleu

Grade: WI-4 ***
(Rive Droite - Argentiere Glacier)