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South America, Argentina-Chilean Patagonia, Aguja Guillaumet, All-Woman Ascent

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  • Publication Year: 1995

Aguja Guillaumet, All-Woman Ascent. In 1994, Argentines Marcela Antonucci and Patricia Malatesta made the first all-woman ascent of the Argentine route on the northwest spur of the Aguja Guillaumet, which was first climbed in 1965 by José Luis Fonrouge and Carlos Comesaña. It is rated at UIAA V+,A1 difficulty. This same pair had previously made the first all-woman ascent of the peak in the 1991-2 season by one of the 1968 French routes on the east face.

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