There has long been an absence of a really good guide to the Chamonix Alps covering everything from voie normales to North Faces, from alpine rock to valley crags - here, at last, it is!

Stock Code: COR CE532

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The Chamonix guide from Rockfax covers everything from perfect granite rock routes to magnificent alpine ridges; intimidating north faces to valley sport climbing. It's all here, in a single publication, illustrated with some amazing phototopos, superb maps and with excellent detailed route and approach descriptions.
Chamonix is the most famous climbing area in Europe. Nowhere else has as much quality rock, spectacular peaks and varied mountaineering history. For most climbers a trip to Chamonix is an integral part of their climbing and mountaineering career. When there you want to try everything; perfect granite rock routes, magnificent long ridges, intimidating north faces and then also have some valley sport climbing for the ‘rest days’. Or maybe you just want to tick Mont Blanc. All this is now in a single publication with hundreds of routes ranging from short sport ticks to the best multi-day adventures. It is illustrated with some amazing photo-topos, superb maps and with excellent detailed descriptions.
Crags and Major Routes Included:
Le Tour Glacier - Aiguille du Tour, Aiguille Purtscheller, Tete Blanche and Petite Fourche, Aiguille du Chardonnet, Chardonnet North Buttress.
Argentiere Glacier - Aiguille d’Argentiere, Aiguille du Genepi, Fleche Rousse, Mont Dolent, Courtes North Face, Droites Northeast Face, Droites North Face, Aiguille Verte North Face, Grand Montets Ridge, Petite Aiguille Verte, Verte Montets Ridge, Grand
Montets, Pointe de Bayere, Petite Dru North Face.
Talefre Glacier - Aiguille du Moine South Face, La Nonne, Aiguille Verte South Face, Droites South Face, Courtes South Face, Pointe Isabelle.
Grands Jorasses - North Face, South Face.
Envers des Aiguilles - Aiguille du Plan, Pointe des Nantillions, Bec d’Oiseau, Tour Verte, Tour Rouge, Aiguille du Roc, Grepon East Face, Aiguille de la Republique, Pointe 3038 de Trélaporte, Lower Slabs of Envers.
Plan de l’Aiguille - Aiguille de l’M, Petite Charmoz, Grand Charmoz, Blatiere Red Pillar, Peigne Slabs, Papillons Arete, Aiguille du Peigne, Col du Plan, Aiguille du Midi North Face.
Aiguille du Midi - Arête à Laurence, Eperon des Cosmiques, South Face, Northwest Face, Midi-Plan.
Helbronner - Dent du Geant, Aiguille du Rochefort, Aiguille Marbrees, Petite Flambeau, Aiguille de Toule, Aiguille d’Entreves, Tour Ronde, Frontier Ridge, Brenva Spur.
Mont Blanc du Tacul - Arete du Diable, Chandelle and Trident du Tacul, Grand Capucin, Petite Capucin, Pointe Adolpe Rey, Pyramide du Tacul, Gervasutti Pillar, East Face, Pointes Lachenal , Triangle du Tacul, North Face.
Mont Blanc - Trois Monts, Goûter Route, Royal Traverse, Pope Route, Tournette Spur, Frêney Face, Peuterey Integrale.
Tré la Tête - Mont Tondu, Dômes de Miage, Tête Blance.
Brevent - Brevent Crags, Mic et Maousse, South Face, East Face, La Somone and Crakoukass, Jumeaux de Brévent.
Planpraz - Tartiflette and Raclette, Clocher de Planpraz, Clocher-Clochetons, Hotel California.
Index - Aiguille Pourrie, Chapelle de la Glière, Aiguille de L’Index, Aiguille de la Glière, Aiguille du Pouce South Face, Grande Floria, Aiguillette de la Floria, Pointe Gaspard, Aiguilles Crochues, Tour des Crochues, Aiguille du Belvédère.
Valley Crags - Les Cheserys, Aiguillette d’Argentière, Les Mottets, Les Gaillands, Barberine, Geitroz, La Joux, Servoz, Vallorcine.
By Charlie Boscoe and Jack Geldard.
Card cover, 21cm x 15cm, 456 pages.
Due July 2016.
ISBN: 9781873341575.

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