Officially: the tallest point in the Alps & western Europe @ 4,810 m (15,781 ft). Its summit lies in either France or Italy, depending on who you ask.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Mount Blanc:
Goûter Route Easy Snow PG13 Snow, Grade V
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Goûter Route Easy Snow PG13 International : France : Mount Blanc
The route typically starts by taking the Tramway de Mont Blanc (TMP) from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Nid d'Aigle. From here, the climb follows up a rocky path to the Refuge de Tête Rousse. At this point, the route goes toward the Goûter Corridor (also known as the Grand Couloir). This Couloir is perhaps the greatest objective danger of the route as it is often peppered with rockfall. Crossing it early in the morning will help to minimize the risk of rockfall. Conversely, in the evening, the...[more] Browse More Classics in International