Barre des Écrins, France

Prominence: 2044 m, 6706 ft

Elevation: 4102 meters, 13,458 feet

True Isolation: 107.3 km, 66.67 mi
SubpeaksPic Lory (4088 m/13,412 ft)
Barre des Écrins-Dôme de Neige (4015 m/13,173 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 55' 19'' N, 6° 21' 34'' E
44.921988, 6.359465 (Dec Deg)
291603 E 4977676 N, Zone 32 (UTM)
State/ProvinceProvence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur (Highest Point)
County/Second Level RegionHautes-Alpes (Highest Point)

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     Alpine Peaks with 2000 meters of Prominence (Rank #12)
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     France Peaks with 600 meters of Prominence (Rank #3)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 27
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 22)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-07-13 by Petter Bjørstad (Unsuccessful)
     2009-08-16 by Keith Anderson
     2013-07-27 by Matthias Fieles

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Barre des Ecrins from Dome de Neige des Écrins (2018-08-14). Photo by Ondrej Trocak.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2044 m/6706 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2044 m/6706 ft
  Key Col: Col du Lautaret    2058 m/6752 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 107.3 km/66.67 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 45.82, 6.8625
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pic Luigi Amadeo  (NNE)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Alps
Range3: Western Alps
Range4: Dauphine Alps (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsRhone
Gulf of Lion
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Parc national des Écrins (Highest Point)
First AscentJune 24, 1864
    Almer, Christian
    Croz, Michel
    Moore, Adolphus Warburton
    Walker, Horace
    Whymper, Edward (United Kingdom)
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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