Aiguillette des Posettes Ridge

Chamonix

Balme

Balme (Le Tour)

Mellow ridge action from the Aiguillette des Posettes

Also in Haute-Savoie, France

Freeride Skiing Easy

Distance
1.3 km
Ascent
1 m
Descent
304 m
Low Point
1.9 km
High Point
2.2 km
Gradient
26˚
Aiguillette des Posettes Ridge Map

Easy short freeride line that follows the ridge with great views across the whole resort. Nice isolated section off the back through the trees.

Description

Make sure to keep the height in the latter part as dropping to low ends up with a long hike or steep spooky skiing.

Difficulty

Easy

Wide gentle slopes at around 20 degrees or less.

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

1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, December

Features

  • Trees
  • Cliffs

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