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Mount Blanc Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 15,781'
Location: 45.8336, 6.865 View Map  Incorrect?
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Awesome sunrise, the Matterhorn is in the backgrou...

Description 

Officially: the tallest point in the Alps & western Europe @ 4,810 m (15,781 ft). Its summit lies in either France or Italy, depending on who you ask.

Getting There 

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Climbing Season

For the France area.

Weather station 9.4 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['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 Mount Blanc

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Mount Blanc:
Goûter Route   Easy Snow PG13     Snow, Grade V   
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Featured Route For Mount Blanc
Rock Climbing Photo: the minaret is the central formation

eperon sud est 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  Europe : France : Mount Blanc
magnificant line put up by Rebuffat in the mid 60s on Le Minaret, everything slogging offwidth chimney to an airy roof and everything inbetween. Impeccable sculpted granite eats up gear wherever you feel like placing it.The rappel line can be done off of either versant satanique or metal rasta, the two adjacent routes, we went down metal rasta and found it pretty hard to follow, make sure you do your homework on the rap line or end up spending a few hours rigging off of flakes and old pitons lik...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

Photos of Mount Blanc Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Bouldering in Chamonix, photo: Bob Horan Collectio...
Bouldering in Chamonix, photo: Bob Horan Collectio...
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbers seen from the Aguille du Midi
Climbers seen from the Aguille du Midi
Rock Climbing Photo: This is a view from the mountaineering museum.
This is a view from the mountaineering museum.
Rock Climbing Photo: Waiting in line at a crevasse.
Waiting in line at a crevasse.
Rock Climbing Photo: A view from the Aguille du Midi
A view from the Aguille du Midi
Rock Climbing Photo: Getting closer.
Getting closer.
Rock Climbing Photo: The Aiguille du Grepon (pointy spire 2nd from left...
The Aiguille du Grepon (pointy spire 2nd from left...
Rock Climbing Photo: The Mont Blanc Massif from the air.  Lake Geneva i...
The Mont Blanc Massif from the air. Lake Geneva i...
Rock Climbing Photo: From the Aguille du Midi
From the Aguille du Midi
Rock Climbing Photo: The gnarly North side of Mont Blanc.
The gnarly North side of Mont Blanc.
Rock Climbing Photo: View from the Aguille du Midi
View from the Aguille du Midi
Rock Climbing Photo: North of Mont Blanc lie the awesome walls of Mont ...
North of Mont Blanc lie the awesome walls of Mont ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Three peaks route up Mont Blanc, Mont Maudit in th...
Three peaks route up Mont Blanc, Mont Maudit in th...

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