METROPHOBIA

Thursday16April

METROPHOBIA

Antoine Moineville & Hugo Clouzeau

A team of French/Swiss mountaineers set off on a 170km kayak journey to discover one of the largest “bigwalls” in Greenland: the west face of the Tommelfinger. On arrival they discover a yet unclimbed 2000m high cliff face and their path is blocked by a threatening pinnacle of ice. Far from civilization they decide to follow their instinct and set off on their adventure. They open up the Metrophobia route in only seven days with very little equipment and in fantastic conditions. They then set off home aboard their kayaks and head towards the climax of their adventure…