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Stephan Siegrist

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UIAA Mountain Guide, one of Switzerland 's foremost all-rounders, has climbed up to 8b but recently has concentrated efforts on large mountain routes. Highlights include the following:

2007: "Lightening Strike", Arwa Tower (6352m), Garhwal Himalaya, India, VI M5 5.9 A3 (in demanding mixed terrain) 1000m together with Thomas Senf and Denis Burdet
2006: "Golden Eagle", Aguilla Desmochada, Patagonia - first ascent together with Alexander Huber
2004: NW Ridge of Thalay Sagar (6904m)
2002: Dos Cumbres North-Pillar first ascent in middle of the Patagonian icefield
2001: "The Young Spider" (7a/A2, WI 6, M7), Eiger North Face first ascent together with Ueli Steck.
2000: "La vida es silbar" longest – hardest alpine sports climb on the Eiger North Face
1999: Siegrist made the historical first winter ascent of Cerro Torre, Patagonia together with David and Thomas Ulrich and Gregory Crouch.

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Kishtwar: three Himalayan first ascents by Siegrist, Senf and Abegglen
17.10.2014 by Planetmountain

Kishtwar: three Himalayan first ascents by Siegrist, Senf and Abegglen

In September 2014 Dres Abegglen, Thomas Senf and Stephan Siegrist made the first ascents of the peaks Shiepra 5885m and Kharagosa 5840m in the Kishtwar region of India's Himalaya. Furthermore, at the start of October the trio climbed a new route up Kishtwar Shivling, making what is believed to be only the mountains second ascent.

Cerro Torre climbed in winter by Siegrist, Arnold, Huber and Villavicencio
22.08.2013 by Planetmountain

Cerro Torre climbed in winter by Siegrist, Arnold, Huber and Villavicencio

On 30 July Stephan Siegrist, Dani Arnold, Thomas Huber and Matias Villavicencio succeeded in a rare winter ascent of Cerro Torre, Patagonia.

Cerro Standhardt winter success for Siegrist, Senf and Weber
16.08.2012 by Planetmountain

Cerro Standhardt winter success for Siegrist, Senf and Weber

Stephan Siegrist, Thomas Senf and Ralf Weber have successfully climbed Cerro Stanhardt, the northermost summit of Patagonia's Cerro Torre group, in winter and in alpine style via the classic Exocet route.

Stephan Siegrist and the Matterhorn slackline
25.05.2012 by Planetmountain

Stephan Siegrist and the Matterhorn slackline

Video of Swiss alpinist Stephan Siegrist and the slackline traverse on the Matterhorn (4478m).

Cerro Kishtwar, the video of the route Yoniverse
19.02.2012 by Planetmountain

Cerro Kishtwar, the video of the route Yoniverse

The video of Yoniverse, the route established by David Lama, Stephan Siegrist, Denis Burdet and Rob Frost on Cerro Kishtwar (6155m) in autumn 2011.

Cerro Kishtwar important Himalayan first ascent for David Lama, Stephan Siegrist, Denis Burdet and Rob Frost
30.10.2011 by Planetmountain

Cerro Kishtwar important Himalayan first ascent for David Lama, Stephan Siegrist, Denis Burdet and Rob Frost

David Lama, Stephan Siegrist, Denis Burdet and Rob Frost have established a new route up the NW Face via their Yoniverse to reach the summit of Cerro Kishtwar (6155m), Himalaya. Siegrist and Burdet then ascended the nearby untouched 6040m peak White Saphire.

Golden Eagle, first free ascent in Patagonia
09.03.2011 by Planetmountain

Golden Eagle, first free ascent in Patagonia

Raoul Martinez, Sean Villanueva, Cintia Percivati and have carried out the first free ascent of Golden Eagle (7a/7a+, 700m), established by Alexander Huber and Stephan Siegrist in 2006 on Aguja Desmochada, Patagonia.

Torre Egger Patagonia, first winter ascent by Siegrist, Arnold and Senf
10.08.2010 by Planetmountain

Torre Egger Patagonia, first winter ascent by Siegrist, Arnold and Senf

On 03/08/2010 the alpinists Stephan Siegrist, Dani Arnold and Thomas Senf carried out the4 first winter ascent of Torre Egger (2685m), Patagonia.

Stephan Siegrist frees Magic Mushroom on the Eiger North Face
26.06.2009 by Planetmountain

Stephan Siegrist frees Magic Mushroom on the Eiger North Face

Swiss climber Stephan Siegrist has made the first successful redpoint ascent of "Magic Mushroom" up the North Face of the Eiger. The route had been established in 2007 by Roger Schäli and Christoph Hainz and leads up the 3219 metres high mushroom in 21 pitches and now goes free at 7c+.

Antarctic, new routes for Huber, Siegrist and Richl
04.02.2009 by Planetmountain

Antarctic, new routes for Huber, Siegrist and Richl

Interview with Alexander Huber who together with his brother Thomas, Stephan Siegrist and Max Riechl carried out three first ascents on Holtanna and Ulvetanna, two relatively unknown, remote and beautiful mountains in the Antarctic.

Herbstzeitlose first ascent by Ines Papert and Stephan Siegrist on Mittaghörnli, Switzerland
19.10.2007 by Planetmountain

Herbstzeitlose first ascent by Ines Papert and Stephan Siegrist on Mittaghörnli, Switzerland

On 07/10/2007 Stephan Siegrist and Ines Papert carried out the first free ascent of Herbstzeitlose (max 7c), on the S. Face of the Mittaghörnli (P.ta Signal), Bernese Oberland, Switzerland.

Arwa Tower NE Face first ascent by Siegrist, Senf and Burdet
20.06.2007 by Planetmountain

Arwa Tower NE Face first ascent by Siegrist, Senf and Burdet

On 07/06/2007 Stephan Siegrist, Thomas Senf and Denis Burdet carried out first ascent of Lightning Strike (VI M5 5.9 A3 1000m) up the NE Face of Arwa Tower (6352m), Garhwal Himalaya, India.

'National Geographic' and Cerro Torre, Patagonia
25.03.2000 by Mnet

'National Geographic' and Cerro Torre, Patagonia

National Geographic’s March issue publishes an account of the first winter ascent of Cerro Torre’s west face by Stephan Siegrist, G. Crouch, D. and T. Ulrich.

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GALLERY / Stephan Siegrist
  • Stephan Siegrist durante la prima salita di Shiepra, Kishtwar, Himalaya
  • Stephan Siegrist libera Magic Mushroom 7c+, Eiger
  • Le tre montagne salite da Stephan Siegrist, Dres Abegglen e Thomas Senf: Shiepra 5885m, Kharagosa 5840m e Kishtwar Shivling East Summit 5895m, Kishtwar, Himalaya
  • 07/2013: Stephan Siegrist, Dani Arnold, Thomas Huber e Matias Villavicencio durante la salita invernale del Cerro Torre
  • 07/2013: Stephan Siegrist, Dani Arnold, Thomas Huber e Matias Villavicencio durante la salita invernale del Cerro Torre
  • Cerro Torre, Torre Egger e Cerro Standhardt (2730m) e la via Exocet salita in inverno da Stephan Siegrist, Ralf Weber e Thomas Senf dal 30/7/2012 al 03/08/2012.
  • 07/2013: Stephan Siegrist, Dani Arnold, Thomas Huber e Matias Villavicencio durante la salita invernale del Cerro Torre
  • movimenti delicati per Stephan Siegrist sul sesto tiro di 7b
  • Stephan Siegrist, Dani Arnold & Thomas Senf in cima alla Torre Egger, Patagonia
  • Ralf Weber sale il primo tiro della via Exocet, assicurato da Stephan Siegrist.
  • Stephan Siegrist e Dres Abegglen nel Campo Base a Kishtwar
  • Stephan Siegrist in BASE jump dal Magic Mushroom, Eiger
  • Stephan Siegrist, Ralf Weber e Thomas Senf in cima al Cerro Standhardt dopo la loro salita invernale.
  • Stephan Siegrist libera Magic Mushroom 7c+, Eiger
  • 07/2013: Stephan Siegrist, Dani Arnold, Thomas Huber e Matias Villavicencio durante la salita invernale del Cerro Torre
  • 07/2013: Stephan Siegrist, Dani Arnold, Thomas Huber e Matias Villavicencio durante la salita invernale del Cerro Torre
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