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Aguja Guillaumet - East face

29. Pilar del Quinto Sol

190m 6b C2

Aurélien Bessot (FR) - Marcelo Machado (BR), 2/2018.

Description. Climbs five pitches in the rock pilar between the Amy-Vidailhet and the Guillot Conqueugniot. The crux section is a wide crack.
History. The name refers to an old Inca legend and a song of Keny Arkanna, a French-Argentine rapper, known for her anti-globalization stance.

Gear. The first ascensionists suggest double to #4, one 5, TCUs and Stopper.

Approach. Rio Blanco to Paso Superior to Glaciar Piedras Blancas, or via Piedra del Fraile to Piedra Negra to Paso Guillaumet.

Descent. Descend via the Amy-Vidailhet couloir.

Photos (click to enlarge)

Guillaumet east face

Guillaumet east face


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Aguja GuillaumetNorthwest ridge 1. Comesaña-Fonrouge1.1 Rosasco 1.2 Giordani West face2. Polaca20. Anonimo años 8023. Patagonian Werewolfs3. Disfrute la Vida18. Las Vent'uras4. Padrijo21. Tee Pitelka22. Manos al Cielo24. Bossanova5. Rayo de Luz27. Von BürgermeisterSouth ridge6. Travesia Cresta SurCumbre Sur30. Cumbre Sur30.1 Plata o PlomoEast face7. The Gambler19. Let's get Wild8. Beger-Jennings8.1 Courrier du Sud8.2 Terre des Hommes8.3 Klettertren9. Hard Saying not Knowing10. Anker-Piola24. Dirigo11. Eslovena28. ¡Aupa 40!12. Pippo Frasson13. Fowler13.1 So Long Charlie14. Guillot-Conqueugniot14.1 Richard-Simmons29 Pilar del Quinto Sol15. Amy-Vidailhet25. Macleod-MuskettNorth ridge & face16. Brenner-Moschioni16.1 Carlo17. GuillotinaTraverseTravesia Care Bear


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