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Pointe Gaspard

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Pointe Gaspard  


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Elevation: 8,993'
Location: 6.8715, 45.9786 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

One of the lesser peaks in the Aiguilles Rouges, Pointe Gaspard is home to a small collection of moderate bolted alpine climbs.

Getting There 

The most common way to access Pointe Gaspard is to take the Téléphérique de la Flégère and then the Télésiège de l'Index. From l'Index, take the path toward Col des Crochues.

Climbing Season



Weather station 68.3 miles from here

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Voie Gaspard 1er 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Europe : France : ... : Pointe Gaspard
Pitch 1 (5.5): Easy climbing trending leftPitch 2 (5.6): Continue trending left on steep(ish) face climbingPitch 3 (5.8): Head for the top of the ridgePitch 4 (4th class): Slightly exposed 4th class to the next belayPitch 5 (5.8): Interesting slabPitch 6 (5.9): The crux pitch, only one 5.9 move with three bolts close together (becomes 5.7 A0 if you pull on the bolt at the crux)Pitch 7 (5.6): Somewhat broken blocks to the summit.Descent: Down-climb the east ridge along a faintly visible trail. M...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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