Passerelle Couloir Helbronner

Aiguille du Midi

Chamonix

Skyway Monte Bianco

This narrow, steep and committing couloir offers extreme skiing right off the bridge.

Freeride Skiing Extreme

Distance
548 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
419 m
Low Point
3 km
High Point
3.4 km
Gradient
47˚
Passerelle Couloir Helbronner Map

A mega classic, narrow and steep, this is a real test piece and gem in the crown that is the Hellbronner. Ski the impressive couloir and join the Toula glacier descent heading back to the mid station.

Difficulty

Extreme

Extreme skiing terrain above 45 degrees. These routes are reserved for experienced experts.

High Exposure (E3)

3 out of 4

In case of a fall, death is highly likely.

Remoteness

4 out of 4

In the high mountains or remote conditions, all individuals must be completely autonomous in every situation.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April

Features

  • Cliffs
  • Glacier

Equipment required

  • Rope
  • Crampons

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