Attelas - James Blunt Variant

Verbier

Some steeper options from the classic James Blunt

Freeride Skiing Severe

Distance
904 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
465 m
Low Point
2 km
High Point
2.5 km
Gradient
51˚
Attelas - James Blunt Variant Map

Two slightly steeper options from the classic James Blunt line under the Attelas chair lift with a bit more skiing to join the Etierces or other pistes down to Carrefour. From the narrowest point in the gully, head diagnonally right to join two narrow lines between the rocks.

Difficulty

Severe

Steep skiing at 38-45 degrees. This requires very good technique and the risk of falling has serious consequences.

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

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

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