Will Sim, Jon Griffith, New Route on Grand Montets Ridge

by Mick Ryan – UKClimbing.com click to enlarge 18 year old Cumbrian-based climber Will Sim and UKClimbing.com´s gear reviewer Jon Griffith climbed a new route on the Grand Montets Ridge of Aiguille Verte last Friday, 26th September. The as yet unamed 450m route takes mixed ground with technical M6 climbing. The next day the pair made a quick ascent of the classic north face route, the Ginat on Les Droites. You can read and see a full illustrated report, with topo, at Jon Griffith´s website: www.alpineexposures.comWill Sim is sponsored by Marmot.