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Pointe Adolphe Rey, 3535m

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Summary

One of the many rock spires surrounding Mont Blanc du Tacul.

Description

A sunny granite spire with solid rock.

Access issues

None

Approach

Approach is on glacier from Torino hut (1h) or Aiguille du Midi (2h). Late in season crevasses can be tricky to navigate to arrive at start of climb.

Where to stay

can be climbed from first lift in the morning or starting from Torino hut.

Ethic

bring all your garbage back don't litter on the glacier or the route. It will not be degraded but stay forever.

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1 4a 30m
2 6a 25m
3 5c 25m
4 5b 25m
5 5c 35m
6 5a 35m
7 5b 30m
8 5c 40m

All the belays are equipped with two bolts. If you climb to top of first tower it is possible to abseil down the route. If you continue the easy pitches to summit you need to abseil / down climb south face (bring approach kit).

FA: Toni Busi & Franco Salluard, 1951

FA: Gervasutti & Panei, 1944

FA: Alain Studer & Romain Vogler, 1990

FA: Pascal Étienne, François Louvel & Jean-Jacques Naels, 1985

FA: Bruno Cormier & Romain Vogler, 1988

FA: G. Bettembourg & H. Thivierge, 1975

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