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Les Grandes Jorasses

08/10/2014 10:27
Les Grandes Jorasses 4208m   MacIntyre-Colton  VI6. 1200m 27th September 2014       Due to an unstable summer with cold temperatures and a lot of rainfall many ice gullies  of the big faces in the Mont Blanc massif started to build up early. By the end of summer many...

Winter review 2014

14/05/2014 00:00
Reflections on the  Ice season 2014   It´s spring now, the beginning of May. For me this is the time of transformation, of letting go, of finally ending a chapter and starting a new one: Ending the  winter season and the things  connected to it,  letting all the...

Tyrol

16/02/2014 11:00
A short review of our climbing in Tyrol         We came to Innsbruck mainly to combine our visit of the ISPO in Munich with the normally many ice climbing possibilities around Innsbruck. We stayed at a friends place but in the long days between january 24th and february 13th we...

Trip to Canada

25/12/2013 15:00
Trip to CANADA Winter 2013/14   Reflections about bears, mythical ice lines, mixed climbing and the wild spaces of an ice trip into the canadien Rockies....   For Ice-and Mixed climbing and also for Mountaineering the Rockies are just heaven. Having the possibility to return there made...

RIPTIDE

10/11/2013 00:00
  It is November the 5th and the hour is early.  Some days have past already since our arrival in Canmore, Canada, but it is still early in the season and the ice lines are just about to come in. There is not yet plenty formed but some lines are. Driving along Icefields parkway a couple...

Looking back, looking ahead

02/05/2013 10:22
  Looking back - Looking ahead ...   The winter is over - definitely. Outside it is raining hard - the big melt down has begun. Time to have a look back on our last ice climbing season. It was a long and intense season. Already in November we found in Canada great lines like...

SKITOURING

24/04/2013 12:24
In the moment we do a lot of Skitouring in our home mountainrange. The weather keeps changing drastically,  from sunny warm days to heavy  rain- and snowfalls. Nevertheless are the snow conditions exceptinal good this year and we  improoved our Skitouring time to the Gran Sertz to...

Norway

12/03/2013 09:27
ICE CLIMBING in NORWAY                                                          Norway has been an extraordinary experience. This northern country ...

Austrian ICE

14/02/2013 10:37
10 Days in the Austrian Alps   On Monday 30th of January 2013 we drive direction Innsbruck. My arms are still soar from the “Jedi Minds” i have been working on. A long car drive awaits us, and a changing of worlds: We enter full Highways, the rain reflecting the lights and colours of cars...

Ecrins Climbing

20/01/2013 11:50
  Climbing ECRINS   ICE- RASSEMBLEMENT a l ‘Argentière-la-Bessée     The 10-11-12-13. Januar 2013 was already marked in our calendar in bright red patterns: at this time of the year the french ice climbing community were about to arrange their “Rassemblement” of ice climbers...
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