I love traverses although I haven't done all that many. But the long day (or days) out can be great fun.
Jon's adventure has to be one of the better ones I have seen lately.
The line: 41 Km and 5000m of ascent. Les Contamines to Aiguille du Midi
41 fooking Kms?! 25 miles in the alpine! Chit man..that is a long day's walk by any standard. Good on ya!
The rest of his adventure is here:
Not that Jon would ever admit it but he
Some great stuff Jon! Now stop dicking around and go back to work.....with a rope on next time, will ya :) I would like to see that amazing photography continue!
Jon's real job:
Jon playing on the "wrong" side of the camera during one of his earlier alpine link ups mentioned above.
On the Legarde Direct, © Magnus Kastengren