E’ partly made up of good rock. It is often used in the first outings at the beginning of the season as a training or teaching field for the mixed technique. The crossing from Col d'Entèves to the east and vice versa is very fun and aerial in some places. Easily accessible from Punta Helbronner, it is recommended when the weather is uncertain, you can retrace your steps quickly.


  • Day 1
    The climb takes place in one day, starting from Courmayeur, by cable car from La Palud 1370 Mt. to Punta Hellbronner 3428 Mt. From here you cross the Flambeau hill and descend into French territory and in 1h15 you reach the base of the ridge. It takes 1h30 'to complete the crossing of the ridge. For the return you have to go up to the Flambeau hill. Hours 1 h and 30 minutes.
  • Average times to go / return 5 h
  • Total height difference, uphill + 400 mt.
  • Period from June to September
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The price includes

  • Assistance of the mountain guide, commonly used material.
  • Insurance that covers the emergency intervention in the event of an accident.

The fee does not include

  • Cable car tickets to / from La Palud - Ref. Turin 25 €
  • Anything not specified in the entry The price includes

Technical difficulty


Physical training


  • harness
  • Maximum ice ax 60 cm
  • Classic crampons with anti-cocoon
  • High mountain boots
  • Helmet
  • Telescopic ski pole
  • Harness, ice ax, crampons, ski pole and helmet missing will be provided by the guide.


  • High mountain / glacier sunglasses
  • Sun cream and cocoa butter
  • Cap
  • High mountain gloves
  • Breathable t-shirt
  • Sweet life
  • Windstopper or fleece jacket
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Shoeller mountain pants
  • Mountain socks
  • Leggings


  • Lightweight spare gloves
  • Small personal pharmacy (compeed, aspirin, high protection sunscreen)
  • Waterproof over trousers
  • Camera
  • 1 liter bottle or Thermos
  • Energy bars, dried fruit, chocolate, sandwich
  • Paper towels
  • Sun hat
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