Riding the cable car from the Plan de l'Aiguille(m...
The closest high mountain to Chamonix. Gorgeous, except for the ski/climbing lift. A bit sad aesthetically, but awesome for ease of access to the Vallee Blanche.
Spend a few euros and take the cable car, or walk 3000 vertical meters.
Weather station 12.4 miles from here
2 Total Routes
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Cosmiques Arête 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
AI2 M4 Mod. Snow Mixed, Ice, Snow, Alpine, 8 pitches, 1000'
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Rebuffat (Southeast Face) 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Europe
: ... : Aiguille du Midi
The ultra-classic moderate rock climb of the Vallee Blanche.Climbs immaculate granite up the sunny southeast face of the Aiguille du Midi, and then a simple 10-meter rappel back to the cable car station.After sampling the best granite in the Sierras and Colorado, I can say that the rock on the Rebuffat route, particularly the lower pitches, is hard to beat....[more] Browse More Classics in International
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