Over 2k verticals for one of Cognes best spring snow ski routes

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Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Moderate

Description

Over 2k verticals for one of Cognes best spring snow ski routes. Start from Cretaz (1480M).

Carry the skis up to the PNGP hut del Pousset for 800 verticals.

Now with skis up the slopes to the NE ridge of the Punta Rossa.

The last meters to the summit are often without snow.

Crampons can be very useful then.

Ski down the same route.

If there is snow ski down to Pousset Desot and travers the summer path back to les Ors.