Attelas - Secret Spot

Verbier

A secret spot that's not so secret anymore but still a classic. One of the Attelas couloirs offering easily accessible adventure and steep skiing but not to be underestimated.

Freeride Skiing Severe

Distance
1.3 km
Ascent
0 m
Descent
657 m
Low Point
2 km
High Point
2.7 km
Gradient
46˚
VIEW ON MAP
Attelas - Secret Spot Map

Description

From Les Attelas follow the ridge to the NNW. Before you get to the Col du Creblet (take care accessing the line - see the line on the map) head straight down the couloir and as it start to open out you head back to rejoin either the blue Etierces piste or continue down to Carrefour.

Difficulty

Severe

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

High Exposure (E3)

3 out of 4

In case of a fall, death is highly likely.

Remoteness

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Similar routes nearby

Guidebooks in this area