Passy Via Ferrata

Thursday, 18th September 2014 by
Anna, Pete, and Ian getting ready for the Passy via ferrata.  Anna and Ian didn't have bone-fide via ferrata shock absorbing lanyards!  :sock:Ian is too busy to write up our little adventure in Passy, just down the valley from Chamonix, so I thought I would post a few photos to remember a fun day out.

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Forbes Arête, Aiguille du Chardonnet

Wednesday, 3rd September 2014 by
A selfie of Laetitia and Pete on the summit of Aiguille du ChardonnetNote to self: If you go up a mountain after too much time spent in the office and too little time spent acclimatising, it’s going to hurt – everywhere!

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Aiguilles Crochues, Voie Ravanel

Thursday, 28th August 2014 by
Laetitia on top of Aiguilles Crochues (2840m)Today it was sunny, so we went rock climbing!

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Summer in Les Contamines … week 1

Friday, 22nd August 2014 by
On the way to the col de la FenêtreThe first week of our holiday in Les Contamines

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MIA Training

Sunday, 10th August 2014 by
Scrambling and short roping skills on the north ridge of TryfanRecently I spent nine days at Plas y Brenin in North Wales on the Mountain Instructor Award (MIA) training course.

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Laetitia and Caroline photo bomb Mum and Dad's anniversary photo.This week we had a big family gathering in Den Haag for my parent’s Golden Wedding Anniversary.

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Gran Paradiso

Thursday, 7th August 2014 by
And here is the very crowded summit ridge!Terry is on the Alpine Club Joint Meet to Cogne in the Aosta valley of Italy…

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Via Ferrata in the Vanoise

Thursday, 31st July 2014 by
Rachel hanging aroundVia Ferrata in the Vanoise

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