Mountaineering in Bernese alps

Des liens en français sont indiqués dans chaque gros titres ( 3 au total) où une description détaillées des itineraires et de notre parcours est écrite. Les photos sont internationales !


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7 days of mountaineering, 3 summits, 3 x 600m of climb, 6200 D+/-, good week with friends, good beer, snaps and most  of the time good food ! : perfect holyday trip !

Along traditionnal water canals : "bisses" : along the cliff !
Along traditionnal water canals : « bisses » : along the cliff ! ; under our feet on this picture, water flows

 

 

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National fiesta at the Baltschiederklause hut

 

Jägihorn : 3402m through the route « trad io » ( 260m : 5b all the way up ! ; TD- ) and further on the ridge 

 

First summit ascent
First summit ascent

 

Me and JB in the route "trad-io" on Jägihorn
Me and JB in the route « trad-io » on Jägihorn

 

Me at summit of the route "trad io" : 3155m . the ridge is to be done to reach the real summit !
Me at summit of the route « trad io » : 3155m . the ridge is to be done to reach the real summit !

 

On the ridge of Jägihorn
On the ridge of Jägihorn

 

On the ridge
On the ridge, Bietschorn in backgroud ( next day summit)

 

Bietschorn : 3934 m: 600m/ D-

 

We followed the east ridge up and the west ridge down as described here in french in order to reach Bietschhorn hütte.

 

on the glacier with Bietschorn on the right
on the glacier with Bietschorn on the right

 

Arrival to the beginning of the ridge
Arrival to the beginning of the ridge
East ridge of Bietschorn
East ridge of Bietschorn
East ridge
East ridge at dawn

 

 

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Further east , nesthorn (light ray), jägihorn (right)…

 

Climb up bietschhorn under the first ray of light
Climb up Bietschhorn under the first ray of light

 

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Small siesta at 3934m of altitude !!! not every day life moment !

 

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A part of the descent ridge ( west ) : very very long !

 

 

Schreckhorn : 4078m through south pillar ( 630m of climb /D+) :

Nice flowers
Nice flowers

 

Ischmeer glacier

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Nanouk
Nanouk

 

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Mat

 

 

Amazing glacier !
Amazing glacier !

 

 

Schreckhornhütte and Schreckhorn
Schreckhornhütte and Schreckhorn

 

Finsteeraahorn at dawn ! 4200m
Finsteeraahorn at dawn ! 4200m : bernese alps highest summit !

 

South pillar of Schreckhorn
South pillar of Schreckhorn

 

First crux pitches ( V)
First crux pitches ( V)

 

Belaying the crux : V+
Belaying the crux : V+

 

 

Other ropeteam on the traverse Schreckhorn-Lauteraarhorn
Other ropeteam on the traverse Schreckhorn-Lauteraarhorn
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Huge crevasses and our summit

 

Typical swiss dessert : all hut served us the same dish !
Feldschlösschen : the bernese beer !

 

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Typical swiss dessert : all hut served us the same dish !

 

JB and me
JB and me

 

Me taking photographs
Me taking photographs

 

The flowers I was taken on previous pics !
The flowers I was taking on previous pic !

 

Finsteraarhorn in background
Finsteraarhorn in background

 

Amazing colors
Amazing colors

 

 

 

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