Classic steep line overlooking the beatiful Mer de Glace. Whilst not in the realms of true extreme skiing, it is a very serious run for experienced ski mountaineers only.

Statistics

5 - 6

hrs

486

m

2,875

m

37

max┬░

Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Severe

Description

Reach Punta Helbronner with the Skyway Cable Car.

Once on the glacier ski down having the Dent Du Geant on your right.

You'll reach a short 40 degree couloir, be ready to boot up.

Traverse on the dark side and be ready for an extra step to reach the top of the face.

Enjoy the ski down overlooking the incredible glacier.

Pay attention, despite the face it's open it still very exposed.