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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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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 Northern Alps 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   PG13     , Grade V   
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Rock Climbing Photo: View of Mont Blanc at Sunset from the north ridge ...

Goûter Route PG13  Europe : France : ... : Mount Blanc
The route typically starts by taking the Tramway de Mont Blanc (TMP) from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Nid d'Aigle. From here, the climb follows up a rocky path to the Refuge de Tête Rousse. At this point, the route goes toward the Goûter Corridor (also known as the Grand Couloir). This Couloir is perhaps the greatest objective danger of the route as it is often peppered with rockfall. Crossing it early in the morning will help to minimize the risk of rockfall. Conversely, in the evening, t...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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Rock Climbing Photo: Bouldering in Chamonix, photo: Bob Horan Collectio...
Bouldering in Chamonix, photo: Bob Horan Collectio...
Rock Climbing Photo: The Aiguille du Grepon (pointy spire 2nd from left...
The Aiguille du Grepon (pointy spire 2nd from left...
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: Aiguille d'Entreves (3600m) from NW, traverse ...
BETA PHOTO: Aiguille d'Entreves (3600m) from NW, traverse ...
Rock Climbing Photo: W from Combe Maudit to rock peaks with very rough ...
BETA PHOTO: W from Combe Maudit to rock peaks with very rough ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Three peaks route up Mont Blanc, Mont Maudit in th...
Three peaks route up Mont Blanc, Mont Maudit in th...
Rock Climbing Photo: A view from the Aguille du Midi
A view from the Aguille du Midi
Rock Climbing Photo: View from the Aguille du Midi
View from the Aguille du Midi
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbers seen from the Aguille du Midi
Climbers seen from the Aguille du Midi
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: The Mont Blanc Massif from the air.  Lake Geneva i...
The Mont Blanc Massif from the air. Lake Geneva i...
Rock Climbing Photo: Getting closer.
Getting closer.
Rock Climbing Photo: Waiting in line at a crevasse.
Waiting in line at a crevasse.
Rock Climbing Photo: This is a view from the mountaineering museum.
This is a view from the mountaineering museum.

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