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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

14 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',7],['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',10],['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
Voie Rébuffat-Baquet   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, Alpine, 11 pitches, 700'   Aiguille de Midi
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Lepidopteres 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Europe : France : ... : Aiguille du Peigne
P1: Short pitch of easy slabs, a few bolts, 5-easyP2: More slab with intermittent cracks, 5.7P3: Cracks and corners, 5.8P4: More cracks and corners, 5.8+P5: Cracks and flakes till you gain the ridge, 5.7...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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