Climbs 45
Rocktype Granite
Altitude 4810m a.s.l
Faces all

Hulya Vassail on the north ridge of Dôme du Goûter, heading toward Mont Blanc. © Alexandre Buisse

Crag features

The highest peak in western Europe.

Approach notes

Mi Matt G, It might be an idea to put a 'buttress divider' into the routes list to distinguish between the Italian and French sides of Mont Blanc. It seems strange to find The CP Freney and peuterey Integrale listed under Haute Savoie! Jon de Montjoye

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Chamonix

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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1Mont Blanc summit
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summit 325
2Mont Blanc de Courmayeur summit
-
summit 5
3Grand Pilier d'Angle summit
-
summit  
4Aiguille Blanche de Peuterey summit
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summit 2
 Chamonix Side 
6Trois Monts RoutePD+ ***201
7Mont Blanc Traverse, Cosmiques hut to Gouter HutPD ***115
8Corridor Route
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PD *3
9North Ridge of the Dome du GouterAD 18
10Grands Mulets RoutePD 35
 Western Routes 
12Gouter Hut approachPD- 49
13Goûter RoutePD ***450
14Royal TraverseAD+ 2c ***39
 Italian Side 
16Pope RoutePD+ **9
17Tournette SpurAD+ 3b ***32
 Brouillard Face 
19Brouillard RidgeAD+  
20Hyper Couloir *
-
ED1 ***1
 Freney Face 
22Bonatti-Zappelli Direct of Freney
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TD  
23Grand Couloir of the FrêneyTD+  
24Central Pillar of FreneyED1 5c ***68
25Innominata RidgeD+ 3c ***48
 Grand Pilier d'Angle 
27North-East Face (Bonatti-Zappelli Route)ED1  
28Dufour-Frehel Route by Direct FinishED1  
29Direct StartED1 1
30Gabarrou-Long Route
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TD+  
31Cechinel NomineED1 1
32North-East PillarED1  
33East FaceED1  
34Divine ProvidenceED4 9
 Peuterey Ridge 
36Peuterey Ridge
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D+ 1
37Peutérey IntegralED1 ***5
 Aiguille Noire de Peuterey 
39Aiguille Noire de PeutéreyTD+ ***41
40East Ridge (Voie Normale)AD *2
41Ratti-Vittali
-
TD+ 4
 Aiguille Blanche de Peuterey 
43Punnta Gugliermina SW Face GervasuttiTD+ ***4
44East Face
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D **1
 Mont Blanc de Courmayeur 
46North-West RidgePD 2
 Brenva Face 
48Brenva Spur (Gussfeldt Start)D- 3 ***34
49Brenva Original StartD- 3  
50Red Sentinel
-
D+ ***4
51Route Major
-
TD- ***2
52The Pear
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TD *** 
 Mont Blanc Tunnel Area 
54Cascade des FavrandsWI-4+ 1
 Ski Descents 
56Col de la Brenva (Ski Descent)D 1
57Bonatti-Oggioni Route *ED1 ***10
58Directissma *ED3 ***1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.

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