Rock Climbing in Chamonix
Reports, topo photos, facts, figures and information about Rock Climbing in and around the Chamonix Valley. This includes the famous granite of the Mont Blanc massif (French & Italian sides) the sunny gneiss of the Aiguilles Rouges and the impressive steep limestone cliffs of the Arve Valley. So whether you are looking for high or middle mountain rock or valley 'cragging' Chamonix has lots of great options.
'Les Lépidoptéres', the butterfly collector, named in conjunction with the fine bounding rock ridge on the right - the 'Arete des Paplillons', (Butterfly Ridge). Lépidoptéres provides a brilliant excursion in to north f... more>