A beautiful goulotte on the North wall of the Grande Rocheuse
16 April 2009
End of march, Philippe Batoux and Didier Jourdain summited the Aiguille Verte from the easthetical iced dihedral of Late to Say I am Sorry.
Start with the second departure of Grands Montets cableway, they quickly climbed the classic Couloir Couturier of the Verte, in very good snow conditions, then traversed to the base of and climbed the beautiful 5 pitches of the goulotte.
They summited Aiguille Verte and descented climbing down the 1000 m of the Couturier Couloir until their ski at the base of the wall.
A long day ended at 9PM in Chamonix