Monchy Mountain


 

Trip Details
Mountain Range: 
Mountain Subrange: 
Attained Summit?: 
Yes
Trip Date: 
Saturday, September 8, 2012
Summit Elevation (m): 
3,210
Summit Elevation (ft): 
10,532
Elevation Gain (m): 
2000
Total Distance (km): 
36.00
Quick 'n Easy Rating: 
Class 4 : you fall, you are almost dead
Difficulty Notes: 

Glacier route includes crevasse issues. Don't minimize these risks and learn how to manage them before attempting this trip. Includes 4th class scrambling up to the glacier.

Map
Trip Report

After finding a summit register on top of Hooge Peak we were re-energized to find another on Monchy. In the words of the original ascent party;

These two summits are really two points on one long ridge and should not be considered two separate summits. Journal reference CAJ 32-16

 


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