Olen to Gressoney

Gressoney La Trinité

Monte Rosa

Alagna

A nice slope and never too steep often in good powder!

Freeride Skiing Moderate

Distance
773 m
Ascent
24 m
Descent
181 m
Low Point
2.7 km
High Point
2.9 km
Gradient
32˚
Olen to Gressoney Map

This run starts at the old Guglielmina refuge, now destroyed. You have to walk up towards a big col for about 15 minutes. You fatigue will be well rewarded since you will shred nice powder in a big bowl. Multiple lines are possible since the slope is very wide here.

Difficulty

Moderate

Slopes become slightly steeper at around 25-30 degrees.

Low Exposure (E1)

1 out of 4

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.

Remoteness

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, December

Features

  • Walk Required

Equipment required

  • Skins

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