Tedesco Couloir

Aiguille du Midi

Chamonix

Skyway Monte Bianco

Another short but steep couloir leading to the Toula Glacier.

Freeride Skiing Extreme

Distance
270 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
161 m
Low Point
3.2 km
High Point
3.4 km
Gradient
46˚
Tedesco Couloir Map

Steep and committing skiing for experts only, this short, steep couloir leads to the Toula Glacier. It lies further left again than the Scala couloir and takes you directly to the glacier below but be warned, it skis beautifully yet is prone to windloading and avalanches.

Difficulty

Extreme

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

Medium Exposure (E2)

2 out of 4

As well as the slope itself, there are some obstacles (such as rock outcrops) which could aggravate injury.

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

Features

  • Cliffs
  • Glacier
  • Walk Required

Equipment required

  • Rope

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