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Great British Mountain Days: #1 The Ogwen Triple

Great British Mountain Days: #1 The Ogwen Triple

In the first of our Karrimor-sponsored series, Paul Lewis describes one of his favourite mountain days in North Wales… The idea of linking mountain routes has a prestigious history. In 1987 Frenchman Christophe Profit linked the three classic North Faces of the Alps (the Eiger, Matterhorn and Grandes Jorasses) within 24 hours. In 1995 Frenchman Jean Christophe Lafaille upped the game by making a 16-day solo enchainment of 10 alpine faces. A few weeks ago American Alex Honnold stunned the climbing world by linking the three longest faces in Yosemite (Mt Watkins, El Cap and Half Dome) in a solo climbing … Read more »

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