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Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Snow stakes, maybe ice screws, crevasse rescue gear
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty WI3 A2 M2
  Safety Rating R
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5


Find a trail leaving the refugio heading left. Climb up to a prominent snowy ledge which is traversed to the right. Climb up to the ridge when feasible, and follow it to the false Ventimilla summit. Trudge across the huge summit plateau(awful when there is deep snow) to the true highest point.

Submitted by: atg200 on 2001-11-23
Views: 343
Route ID: 8120

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty WI3 A2 M2 AD
  Safety Rating R
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: bige175 on 2003-08-14 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars ecuador nationals

several little single pitch front point climbs...

Added: 2008-12-19

Red Point Red Point ascent by: der_kaiser on 2004-02-22 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

LONG 10 hr. snow slog to the summit and back--6310m!

Added: 2004-02-22