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AOSTA's VALLEY SUMMITS MOUNT VELAN S-SE and E-SE FACES ON the ROCKS

 
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<font color=red><B>AOSTA\'s</font> VALLEY <font color=green>SUMMITS MOUNT VELAN</font> <font color=blue>S-SE and E-SE FACES</FONT><font color=red> ON the ROCKS</FONT></B>
MOUNT VELAN (3734 m)

S-SE and E-SE FACES of ALL SUMMITS

ON the ROCKS

* From left (West) ALL Rocky ROUTES
:

1779, Aug. 31th: West Crest or Hannibal's Crest:
Abbot Gr.'s St. Bernard and Naturalist Laurent-Joseph Murith and the Hunter Genoud
in superior third of crest (IN LEFT OF B14)- ), after initial ascent on W-NW Slope of crest in
FIRST ABSOLUTE ASCENT of MOUNT VELAN.

1826, on Summer ; Abbots D'Allèves and Marquis in descent integral to Hannibal's Pass.

1997, Jul. 27th: SW Ridge (amongst b15)- and 1973/c1bis)- routes;
Osvaldo Cardellina, lone, in desc. from Mount Velan/Quota 3650m c. to Faceballa's Pass.

1997, Jul. 25th: S-SE Face, by Western Horn South Pillar or "Hourglass Pillar" ;
Osvaldo Cardellina, lone and descent integral, by Western Narrow Couloir (c2)- ).

1998, Sep. 27th: S-SE Face, by Eastern Horn South Pillar;
Osvaldo Cardellina, lone and descent integral, by Western Great Couloir (c1)- ).

1920, Jun. 28th: S-SE Face, by Velan's Jags South Central Pillar c2/a (partial in inferior part, crossing toward Central Great Couloir (c3)- and Eastern Horn South Pillar) to Eastern Horns' Brèche;
Antonio Frisoni, Cesare Negri, Luigi Vavassori and Carlo Virando.

1916, Jul. 25th: of Ariondet's Head E-SE Face, by E-SE Great Crest c5)- route;
Mario Borelli and Nunzia Borelli, with traverse to Ariondet's "Carving".

1912, Oct. 17th:Mount Capucin SE Face, between c5)- , c6)- routes;
Abbot Joseph Maria Henry and mountain's guide Théodhule Forclaz.

1939, Aug. 17th: Mount Cordine SE Face, between c6)- , c6bis)- routes;
Giovanni Soncelli and Paride Tagliabue

** In high contra the sky:

1826, on Summer: NE Crest; The Abbots Great's Saint Bernard D'Allèves and Marquis,
in superior part from Western Velan's Horns to Icy Cup Summit.

1976, Jul. 15th: NE Crest Osvaldo Cardellina, Luigi Gadin and Faustin Savoye, in integral descent from Icy Cup Summit to Valsorey's Pass and Velan's Finger or Jag second absolute ascent, by Osvaldo Cardellina, lone.

*** In purple Pass, Saddles, Brèches and "Carvings" :

1)- Faceballa's Pass (3239m);
2)- Faceballa's Saddle (3280m);
3)- (3640m c.);
4)- Western Triple Brèche (3628/30, 3608, 3605m c.);
5)- Eatstern Brèche (3610/2m c.);
6)- Jags's Brèche (3557m c.);
7)- Ariondet's "Carving"(3480m c.);
8)- Capucin's Pass (3376m);
9)- Southwestern Chamois's Pass (3259m):
10)- Southeastern Chamois's Pass; (3420m c.)

Picture

by

Antonio GIANI

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Object Title: AOSTA's VALLEY SUMMITS MOUNT VELAN S-SE and E-SE FACES ON the ROCKS

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