Ascent of Aiguille du Gouter on 1979-07-15

Climber: Dan Moore

Others in Party:David Thomas
Date:Sunday, July 15, 1979
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Aiguille du Gouter
    Elevation:12674 ft / 3863 m

Ascent Trip Report

One climbs this the first day on the way to the Gouter hut and goes over the modest summit the next on the way to Mt. Blanc. The route generally contours around Dome du Gouter, so we did not deviate to the top of the Dome
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Ascending the Gouter rib to the old Gouter hut (top). Two groups of climbers are visible: one in the center (red packs) and another between them and the hut (1979-07-15). Photo by Dan Moore.
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Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Scramble, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Headlamp, Guide, Hut Camp

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