This summer so far I have spent two weeks in the Alps. Last month with Paul we climbed the following; La Rechasse in the Vanoise, Aiguille du Goleon in Les Ecrins and Pigne de la Le in the Moiry valley.
This week with Tina, Scott, Steve and Paul I have climbed the following; Pointe de la Gliere (Matterhorn of the Vanoise), Grand Perron Traverse, Voie Princess and the Pyramide Calcaires in the Val Veny.
David and I have had a successful weeks climbing together. We have covered lots of excellent ground on limestone and granite. Routes completed;
- L’Arete a Marion near the Col des Aravis.
- Aiguille d’Entreves Traverse.
- Traverese of the Pyramide Calcaire in the Val Veny.
- The Voie Perroux Brunat on L’ Index above Chamonix.
Tomorrow we are off to La Duchere to look at multi pitch lead climbing skills.