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Chamonix Aiguille Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 7,000'
Location: 45.895, 6.8936 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

North (town) facing aspect of the Chamonix Aiquilles.

Getting There 

Can approach on foot from the Chamonix valley or much easier to take the Aiguille du Midi tram to the Plan de l'Aiguille station or the train up to Montenvers.

Climbing Season



Weather station 13.5 miles from here

15 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',8],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',3],['5.9',1],['5.10',11],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Chamonix Aiguille

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Chamonix Aiguille:
Arête des Papillons   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, Alpine, 820'   Aiguille du Peigne
Lepidopteres    5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, Alpine, 5 pitches, 600'   Aiguille du Peigne
Rebuffat (Southeast Face)   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, Alpine, 8 pitches   Aiguille de Midi
Voie Rébuffat-Baquet   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, Alpine, 11 pitches, 700'   Aiguille de Midi
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Featured Route For Chamonix Aiguille
Rock Climbing Photo: Arete des Papillons as seen from the descent.

Arête des Papillons 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Europe : France : ... : Aiguille du Peigne
Beautiful and very enjoyable ridge traverse, quite aerial in sevral sections. The route follows the ridge that climbs de Aiguille du Peigne, sorting through four different towers on either side. Easiest descent is through the Papillons Coloir, completely dry in the summer, with a couple of rappels....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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