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Godoy achieved the first winter ascent through the Normal Route. There are specific rock climbing shoes that will give you the right grip especially on slippery surfaces. I have returned to classic one on one 19th century guiding with the modern tools and know-how of today. Day 3: Climbing on natural gear, placing cams, nuts and building belays – traverse of the Aiguille du Croushes. Alternatively you can just leave it be - it will drop off by itself once it is fully engorged.

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Publisher: Mountaineers Books; 1 edition (May 2003)

ISBN: 0898868661

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