Eiger Metanoia video of Thomas Huber, Stephan Siegrist and Roger Schaeli repeat
Winter mountaineering: the video of the first repeat of Metanoia, carried out in December 2016 by Thomas Huber, Stephan Siegrist and Roger Schaeli, 25 years after the first ascent at the hands of Jeff Lowe in 1991.
At the start of January we reported extensively about this feat: 25 years after the epic nine-day first ascent of Metanoia by American alpinist Jeff Lowe, at the end of December 2016 Germany’s Thomas Huber and Switzerland’s Stephan Siegrist and Roger Schaeli made the long-awaited first repeat of this mysterious line up the North Face of the Eiger.
09/01/2017 - Jeff Lowe's Eiger Metanoia finally repeated by Thomas Huber, Stephan Siegrist and Roger Schaeli
From 29 to 30 December 2016 Thomas Huber, Stephan Siegrist and Roger Schaeli scored the long-awaited second ascent of Metanoia, Jeff Lowe’s masterpiece on the North Face of the Eiger. The route was established solo over a period of nine days in winter 1991 by the leading American alpinist and, despite attempts, had been unrepeated. Thomas Huber provides the report.