A short snow climb from the Vignettes hut, usually following a deep piste.

Isler & Gillioz 24/Aug/1866

ClimberDateStyleNotes & Partners
WhipperSnapper 21/Aug Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Aug AltLd dnf
PeteMc 04/Aug -
tom0french 04/Aug -
charlie.wilkinson 24/Mar -

Ski tour overnighting in the Cabane des Vignettes

NickBrown 15/Jul/14 Lead

Very firm fresh snow. We were the only people ascending from the Vignettes.

Susanj21 15/Jul/14 2nd
neal 13/Jul/14 -

From Vignettes hut. first ascent after 5 days of snow, so now track and beautiful clean summit. No crevasse problems. c2.5 hrs trail breaking all the way.

Stuart Mcleod
Hidden 17/Aug/13 -
Hidden 23/Jul/13 Solo
Hidden 19/Jun/13 -
keithlambley 18/Jun/13 -
Kate R
Andrew will wilson ??/2013 -

up and down from arolla in 8hrs,with lunch at vignettes

Andrew will wilson ??/2013 -
neilisou 17/Aug/12 -
Pete Barker 16/Aug/12 2nd O/S
Andy, Lizzie
Hidden 13/Aug/12 -
Darren Axe 13/Aug/12 -

Ascent of SE flank (snow) following bivi at Col des Vignettes. Return to Arolla via Glacier de Piece.

Hidden 13/Aug/12 -
James_L88 10/Jul/12 -
islandlynx ?/Jul/12 -

easy plod from vignette hut. 2.5 hrs up, 40 mins down.

J_Trottet ?/Jul/12 -

Started in Arrolla. Up the glacier de piece, summit at 09.00 and back for lunch.

Erik_M 10/Aug/11 Lead O/S


James Fathers, Claire Tunaley, Sarah Kirton
Hidden ?/Aug/11 -
thomaspomfrett 29/Jul/11 -

JG intro course

Kirsty Marsden
Hidden 12/Jul/11 -
Hidden 10/Sep/10 -
Only a hill 26/Aug/10 -
groovy_nut 26/Aug/10 -
Hidden 11/Aug/10 AltLd
Hidden 22/Jul/10 Lead O/S
jandyd05 20/Jul/10 Lead rpt

Repeat climb to introduce Lew to alpinism. The views are still amazing, ould have stayed there all day - Mont Blanc massif to the west, Matterhoprn, Dent Blanche, Dent d'Herens immediately to the east with Valais alps east behind and Bernese oberland in the distant North east

Lewis Burling
tmather 18/Jul/10 -
Hidden 16/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Tom_Harding ?/Jul/10 Lead dnf
Mat, Gordy
Hidden ?/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/09 -
Hidden 24/Jun/09 AltLd O/S
Mathijs ??/2009 -
andrewb ??/2009 -
Hidden 05/Sep/08 AltLd
agagsgrot 11/Aug/08 Lead

Nice walk. It was misty but no problems finding the top just followed the piste. Second time I've done it - in the mist - so I still don't know what the view is like!

bengillies ?/Jul/08 -
Hidden ??/2008 2nd
Sophie Nunn 20/Sep/07 Lead
James, Andy
oligriffin 16/Aug/07 -
Hidden ?/Jun/07 2nd
Hidden ?/Jun/07 -
FrJ ??/2007 AltLd O/S
Tim Hunting
PondLife 01/Sep/06 -

Superb views af the Matterhorn as well as many other alpine giants. Glacier turned into slush rapidly in the morning sun.

Andreas & Andrea
Hidden ?/Aug/06 2nd
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe 11/Jul/06 AltLd
Paul Stephenson
MD 22/Jul/05 -
jonesieboy ?/Jul/05 -
hamishfrost ?/Jul/05 AltLd
Hidden ?/Sep/04 -
Feeling bold 19/Aug/04 -
Mike (UK), Mike Pescod
Hidden ?/Jul/04 2nd O/S
colinakmc ?/Jul/04 -
Hidden 30/Jun/04 AltLd
Sankey ?/Aug/03 -
Andy B + Phil
Hidden 11/Jul/03 AltLd O/S
Hidden ??/2003 -
Hidden 06/Aug/02 -
reg_measures 11/Jul/02 -
mike.moss ?/Jul/02 AltLd O/S
FrankW 11/Jul/01 AltLd O/S
Mark L
cem ?/Jun/99 -
Jerry Boyd, Gordon Carder
MoWalker3 01/Aug/92 -
Hidden ??/1989 AltLd
Tony Buckley ?/Aug/87 -

In descent

Tim Bateman ?/Jul/87 -
Hidden ?/Aug/83 -
Hidden ??/1983 -
99bolivar ?/Aug/80 Solo


Peter Elliott
Bolt Phobia ?/Mar/80 Lead

Ski ascent - as part of traverse from Modane (Fr.)to Zermatt.

Howard J 09/Jul/75 -
Reading University MC
Hidden 07/Aug/73 -
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