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Punta Giordani Parete Nord

Monte Rosa

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Ski Touring Extreme

465 m
0 m
393 m
0-1 hrs
Low Point
3.6 km
High Point
4 km
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This is a popular ski touring route which is generally considered to be extreme. It's extremely remote, it features extreme exposure (e4) and is typically done between May and July. From a low point of 3.6 km to the maximum altitude of 4 km, the route covers 465 m, 0 vertical metres of ascent and 393 vertical metres of descent. It's graded 5.2 and Labande grade 6. You'll need rope, skins and crampons to complete it safely.


this is an extreme descent into a very solitary side of the mountain. From the top bypass the cliff with a rope (60m) then follow the steep face till Ghiacciaio delle Piode



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

Extreme Exposure (E4)

4 out of 4

In case of a fall, the skier faces certain death.


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 May and July


  • Cliffs
  • Glacier
  • Walk Required

Equipment required

  • Rope
  • Skins
  • Crampons

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