Become a Member

Get access to more than 30 brands, premium video, exclusive content, events, mapping, and more.

Already have an account? Sign In

Become a Member

Get access to more than 30 brands, premium video, exclusive content, events, mapping, and more.

Already have an account? Sign In

Brands

Climbing

Marcel Remy – 94 Years Old and Back to the Summit [Full 24-Minute Version]

Enjoy the new 24-minute-long full version of Marcel Remy climbing the 450 meter tall northwest face of the legendary Miroir de l'Argentine in western Switzerland.

Lock Icon

Unlock this article and unwrap savings this holiday season.

Already have an Outside Account? Sign in

Outside+ Logo

Now 30% Off.
$4.99/month $3.49/month*

Get the one subscription to fuel all your adventures.


  • Map your next adventure with our premium GPS apps: Gaia GPS Premium and Trailforks Pro.
  • Read unlimited digital content from 15+ brands, including Outside Magazine, Triathlete, Ski, Trail Runner, and VeloNews.
  • Watch 600+ hours of endurance challenges, cycling and skiing action, and travel documentaries.
  • Learn from the pros with expert-led online courses.
Join Outside+

*Outside memberships are billed annually. Print subscriptions available to U.S. residents only. You may cancel your membership at anytime, but no refunds will be issued for payments already made. Upon cancellation, you will have access to your membership through the end of your paid year. More Details

In this film from 2017, Swiss climber Marcel Remy is approaching his 95th birthday but still lives for the excitement and fun of life. In August 2017 he climbed the 450 meter northwest face of the world famous Miroir de l’Argentine in western Switzerland—a face he believes he has climbed more than 200 times in his life.

The team take the Voie Normale route for three pitches, then join the Directe route to the summit, with an overall grade of 5a (5.8).


Also Read

Over The Hill Or Still Ascending? An Analysis Of Climbing Performance And Age