Naso del Lyskamm, Canale Sud

Gressoney La Trinité

Monte Rosa

An aesthetic couloir that drop underneath a big serac

Ski Touring Extreme

Distance
1.1 km
Ascent
156 m
Descent
359 m
Duration
0-1 hrs
Low Point
3.7 km
High Point
4.1 km
Gradient
49˚
Naso del Lyskamm, Canale Sud Map

From the big hanging serac located at the top of Passo del Naso, starts a steep couloir that flies into Lys Oriental Glacier. Breathtaking landscape over an ocean of glaciers and seracs.

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

April, May

Features

  • Glacier
  • Walk Required

Equipment required

  • Rope
  • Skins
  • Crampons

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