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Alpine Climbing Extreme

18 km
2.2 km
2.2 km
Low Point
1.7 km
High Point
3.3 km
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This is a popular alpine climbing route which is generally considered to be extreme. It's extremely remote, it features extreme exposure and is typically done between February and April. From a low point of 1.7 km to the maximum altitude of 3.3 km, the route covers 18 km, 2183 vertical metres of ascent and 2181 vertical metres of descent. You'll need bivy kit, crampons and 2 ice axes to complete it safely.


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Long, committing and complex routes with difficult and sustained climbing on rock/ice and challenging route finding throughout. TD upwards.

Extreme Exposure

4 out of 4

The majority of the route is "no fall" terrain.


4 out of 4

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

Best time to visit

between February and April

Equipment required

  • Bivy Kit
  • Crampons
  • 2 Ice Axes