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Ascent to Aiguille du Midi-Tram Terminal on 1996-03-12

Climber: Greg Slayden

Others in Party:Ski Trip Group
Date:Tuesday, March 12, 1996
Ascent Type:No Summit Goal
    Motorized Transport to Summit:Tram
Point Reached:Aiguille du Midi - Tram Terminal
    Location:France
    Elevation:12451 ft / 3795 m

Ascent Trip Report

Ski run down the Vallee Blanche.

Perhaps the most famous tram ride in the world terminates at the Aiguille du Midi, in the middle of the glacial splendor of the Mont Blanc massif (1996-03-12).
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Loss:6759 ft / 2060 m
    Grade/Class:1
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Weather:Cold, Extremely Windy
Ascent Statistics
    Start Trailhead:12451 ft / 3795 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:6759 ft / 2060 m
    End Trailhead:Grotte Plle  5692 ft / 1734 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Greg Slayden
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