Ascent of Pic Vignemale on 2013-07-12
|Date:||Friday, July 12, 2013|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||3298 m / 10823 ft|
Ascent Trip ReportStarted at 5:45am from Refuge de Baysellance, just as it was getting light. Descended around 100 metres before traversing across steep ground to reach the glacier which then climbs around 700 metres, before some final easy-angles scrambling up rock leads to the summit.
I ran most of the way down the glacier and down the trail back to Gavarnie, to reach the town centre 3h55m after leaving the Refuge de Baysellance.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Scramble, Snow Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Crampons|
| Route:||From Refuge de Baysellance|
| Time Up:||1 Hours 30 Minutes|
| Route:||To Gavarnie|
| Time Down:||2 Hours 25 Minutes|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Pyrenees 7 Summits (14 nights total away from roads)|
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