The twin of the Francesca Couloir which is a very scenic, yet steep couloir.

Statistics

1 - 2

hrs

81

m

1,432

m

42

max┬░

Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Severe

Description

You may require to rappel to access this beautiful committing adventure which has amazing views over the Glacier de Lys.

From Quintino Sella skin up a bit further and traverse the glacier, be careful it's full of seracs.

Continue traversing until you spot a rock ridge on your left, here the slope will get steeper.

Carefully ski down and keep to your right to bypass a first rock bar.

Traverse hard left to reach the ridge, here there is a possibility you need to do a 20m rappel to pass this cliff.

At the bottom of the couloir you cruise into the woods reaching Stafal.