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1,153

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Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Difficult

Description

[img=210959 big center] G - Combe de la Grande Forclaz[/img] ##Ascent From the Confines take the upward/downward path leading to Bombardellaz to the Marked Stone (1537 m).

From there, on the right, going up under the aiguille Noire de Tardevant until about 1700 m, find the crossing path from Tardevant to Grande Forclaz (water trough, signs). Pass over Grande Forclaz and cross under rocky bars before sinking into the valley. Around 1960 m, at the foot of a steep slope leading to the 2001 m point, go down slightly to the left to reach the bottom of the valley (unhealthy crossing after the 2001 point: rock falls, flows).

Go up the valley to the Passage de la Grande Forclaz. ##Descending By the same route. Below 1700 m, it is possible to descend quite low (1470 m at the end of April) using a clearing.

Fun skiing between the trees.<br/><br/>_This Adventure has been shared under the [Creative Commons Share Alike](https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/) licence._