Manitua - Grandes Jorasses Third winter ascent

French climbers Perillat, Bohin and Ratel on March 16-19

24 March 2010   On 6\19March Sebastien Bohin, Sebastien Ratel  and Cédric Perillat (GHM - Group Haute Montagne) carried out the third winter ascent of Manitua on Eperon Croz (4110m) –  Grandes Jorasses North face. Cèdric Perillat climbed the crux section on the rock wall without changing an old and useless bolt. Descent on the italian normal route with 6 rappels   The route was solo first ascended by talented Slovenian Slavko Svetičič on 1991: 6c, A3+  1100 m.    The first winter ascent was on 1993 by a Polish team formed by  Stanislas Piecuch, Jacek Fluder, Janusz Golob, and Bogdan Samborski and the third on 2008 by the French Benoît Drouillat and Pascal Ducroz , with the Belgian Vanessa François   ms Source and photos: GHM - kairn
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