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Petit Eiger - WI3

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 4
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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Bernard Poisson & Rodolphe Repentigny, 1957
(Trad) Ice Mixed
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty WI3
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality (Not Rated)
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.50/5


Classic climb in the Laurentians. Originally done with one wooden shafted ice axe, and ten point crampons. Left Facing big corner. 60m single pitch climb. Two variations, one fairly straight up with a slabby start to short vertical sections with good ice usually. The other is easyish mixed (M2-M3?) with some pins for pro and maybe maybe on a good year some stubbies.

Descent Options:

double rap or walk off right.

Submitted by: tallnik on 2006-08-22
Last Modified: 2012-11-14
Views: 582
Route ID: 75114

3 Ascents Recorded

GoRecord an ascent

  Safety Rating G
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: Bulletproof2000 on 2013-12-01 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Early enough?

bottom was thin and semi detached

Added: 2013-12-09

  Difficulty WI3
  Safety Rating G
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: rocknice2 on 1996-12-17 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars An alpine feel

A great route good climbing long steep apraoch to an iced up couloir.

Added: 2007-05-05

Onsight Onsight ascent by: tallnik on 2006-01-25 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

First WI3 lead. Fun... stitched it up to no end.

Witnessed by: Dan the Trumpet Player
Added: 2006-01-25