Climbs 25
Rocktype Granite
Altitude 3759m a.s.l
Faces all

Some summer fun on the S-ridge of La Tour Ronde. In the background Brenva face of Mont Blanc. © Kamil Tamiola

Crag features

Rocky ridge with excellent views across to Mont Blanc.

Approach notes

About 90 mins walk-in on snow from the top of the Helbronner cable car (3462m), from Courmayour on the Italian side of the Mont Blanc tunnel.

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More Guidebooks:
Snow, Ice and Mixed (2005)
Mont Blanc Massif Vol. 1 (2002)
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 Southeast Ridge/East Face AD 2 ** 137
2 Southeast Ridge Start AD ** 15
  N Face
4 Bernezat Spur TD- 5b ** 11
5 NE Ridge Direct D+ ** 3
6 North Face D 3 *** 188
Climb name Grade
7 Crampon Fute D 3
8 Decorps-Perroux Couloir (North Couloir) D+ *** 7
  West Face
10 Marshall Spur TD  
11 Cordier Route TD-  
12 Rebuffat Gully TD 4+ ** 24
Climb name Grade
13 Super Mattia TD  
14 West Pillar TD+ **  
15 West Face 1973 Route D+  
16 Gervasutti Couloir AD * 38
17 South-West Ridge AD ** 2

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