Climbs 44
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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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1Mont Blanc summit
summit 317
2Mont Blanc de Courmayeur summit
summit 5
3Grand Pilier d'Angle summit
4Aiguille Blanche de Peuterey summit
summit 2
 Chamonix Side 
6Trois Monts RoutePD+ ***199
7Mont Blanc Traverse, Cosmiques hut to Gouter HutPD ***115
8Corridor Route
PD *3
9North Ridge of the Dome du GouterAD 16
10Grands Mulets RoutePD 34
 Western Routes 
12Gouter Hut approachPD- 49
13Goûter RoutePD ***444
14Royal TraverseAD+ 2c ***39
 Italian Side 
16Pope RoutePD+ **9
17Tournette SpurAD+ 3b ***32
 Brouillard Face 
19Brouillard RidgeAD+  
 Freney Face 
21Bonatti-Zappelli Direct of Freney
22Grand Couloir of the FrêneyTD+  
23Central Pillar of FreneyED1 5c ***68
24Innominata RidgeD+ 3c ***48
 Grand Pilier d'Angle 
26North-East Face (Bonatti-Zappelli Route)ED1  
27Dufour-Frehel Route by Direct FinishED1  
28Direct StartED1 1
29Gabarrou-Long Route
30Cechinel NomineED1 1
31North-East PillarED1  
32East FaceED1  
33Divine ProvidenceED4 9
 Peuterey Ridge 
35Peuterey Ridge
D+ 1
36Peutérey IntegralED1 ***5
 Aiguille Noire de Peuterey 
38Aiguille Noire de PeutéreyTD+ ***41
39East Ridge (Voie Normale)AD *2
TD+ 4
 Aiguille Blanche de Peuterey 
42Punnta Gugliermina SW Face GervasuttiTD+ ***4
43East Face
D **1
 Mont Blanc de Courmayeur 
45North-West RidgePD 2
 Brenva Face 
47Brenva Spur (Gussfeldt Start)D- 3 ***34
48Brenva Original StartD- 3  
49Red Sentinel
D+ ***4
50Route Major
TD- ***2
51The Pear
TD *** 
 Mont Blanc Tunnel Area 
53Cascade des FavrandsWI-4+ 1
 Ski Descents 
55Col de la Brenva (Ski Descent)D 1
56Bonatti-Oggioni Route *ED1 ***10
57Directissma *ED3 ***1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.

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