3 times up Via Ferrata, once down Date Climbed: Jul 5, 2008
First went up alone early morning July 2007. Took my wife up 2/7/08, then went up a 3rd time 2 days later on a solo attempt on Eiger west flank - reaching just over 3600m, before coming down and using the via Ferrata as descent route.
"After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally, you see things as they really are, which is the most horrible thing in the world."
--Oscar Wilde on Absinthe