Le Petit Cheval/Spontaneity Arête


Intermediate Alpine Climb - Le Petit Cheval/Spontaneity Arête

7 pitches so it's basically a big wall. Comfort scrambling down loose gulleys is a prerequisite for the descent.

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  • Intermediate Rock Climb
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 1,800 ft

TBD by trip participants.

Very good moderate route.  Efficiency is necessary to prevent the day from becoming too long, but the climbing remains moderate throughout.

Registration opens June 17.  Do not be offended if I ignore emails related to this climb sent prior to that date. 

If we have climbed together, or otherwise worked together in a course, you have permission to register yourself for this climb.  If we have not climbed together, please send a note explaining how you know you will be prepared for this climb to obtain leader's permission.


Le Petit Cheval/Spontaneity Arête

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Boots or approach shoes
  • Climbing shoes
  • Helmet
  • Personal climbing gear as necessary, including your belay device and gear sufficient to effect rescue
  • Rock protection, if assigned through pre-trip discussions
  • Rope, if assigned through pre-trip discussions
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