Grand Combin

Grand Combin

The Meitin ridge isn’t the easiest route of this 4314 m peak, but one of the safest. Also the Combin de Valsorey, 4183 m has to be climbed on the way up. The early autumn days offers more than 12 hours of light in the Alps....
Platé south pillar

Platé south pillar

This limestone 800 meters route is opposite to Aiguille Verte and the Chamonix needles, graded TD-. The approach takes an hour, the descent about 2, walking mostly on a path going quicker than abseiling....
Planpraz Clochetons

Planpraz Clochetons

After a short approach from the gondola, Claire climbed a combination of Hotel California, the 6 top pitches, then the cross between Clocher and Clochetons. Notice the unclassical but funny, tyrolean between 2 bell...
Mont Blanc

Mont Blanc

Eric and David were selected among a team to climb the summit for the 50th birthday of their company. To conclude a serious training, we appreciated dry conditions up to the hut, then well tracked snow on the glacier....