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Traversing the East Ledges of doom. This photo was taken about halfway through the traverse. The exit comes right before the gendarme. Loose mungy '3rd class' scrambling at its finest.
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Nick Seaman
Mar 6, 2014
Traversing the East Ledges of doom. This photo was taken about halfway through the traverse. The exit comes right before the gendarme. Loose mungy '3rd class' scrambling at its finest.  
I don't think we ever found the preferred route on our descent from the summit, and I remember these ledges well--a couple of hours of very uneasy off-rope scrambling. The exposure was sick-making. Jun 20, 2018

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