Chamonix-Valley climbing guide
Well-known routes in the Chamonix Valley.
Below are descriptions of some of the best and most popular routes in the valley.
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Mont Blanc 4810m
One of the most beautiful mountains in the world and the highest mountain in Western Europe. Find information about Typical Agenda, Equipment, Acclimatisation etc.
Mixed Mountaineering routes
a) Albert Premier hut
b) Torino hut
iii) Mont Tondu
i) Tour Ronde
ii) Dent du Géant