Charlet Ghilini (III,5 500m) North Face Pre de Bar, Argentiere Basin
Rob enjoying being in the superb narrow ice goulotte of the Charlet Ghilini
Steep granite walls of the Pre de Bar North Face all around
This ice is almost as good as Ben Nevis!
Superb ice climbing on the Charlet Ghilini, Argentiere Basin, Chamonix
Eigerwand Like Exposure on the Ice Hose of the Charlet Ghilini
Pre de Bar, Argentiere Basin, Chamonix. Photo Heike Puchan
Is it the North Face of Changabang? No, it's Heike just enjoying brilliant climbing on the Charlet Ghilini
Argentiere Basin, Chamonix
Pschedelic Wall! Heike putting in a good lead on thin ice to access the upper pitches of the Charlet Ghilini
Pre de Bar, Chamonix
The Cascade! Sustained & steep ice but thankfully with various pegs on the right wall
Heike tackles one of the various cruxes on the Charlet Ghilini, Chamonix
The relative sanctity of simple grade V ice above!
More quality ice climbing on the Pre de Bar North Face, Chamonix