Analysing terrain data
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The exposure grade does not take into account objective hazards (stone fall, seracs, etc) but only the consequences of the skier falling.
Low Exposure (E1): Exposure is limited to that of the slope itself. Getting hurt is still likely if the slope is steep and/or the snow is hard.
Medium Exposure (E2): As well as the slope itself, there are some obstacles (such as rock outcrops) which could aggravate injury.
High Exposure (E3): In case of a fall, death is highly likely.
Extreme Exposure (E4): In case of a fall, the skier faces certain death.
Starting from the 1400 m snow front, this route follows the "Pré rouge" route until 2010m altitude and continues on a vertiginous and technical part until 2400m.
Clearly marked path.
Several possible escapes by joining the alpine ski slopes.
Attention technical passage around 2000m altitude, access reserved for experienced hikers.<br/><br/>For more information: <a href="https://skitouring.decathlon.fr" target="_blank">skitouring.decathlon.fr</a>