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Climbing Aliefroide

Ailefroide is a gem of the French Alps, with its awe-inspiring size and epic views making it a true bucket-list destination in France. Mountain climbing up Ailefroide is a thrilling and challenging expedition.

The mountain of Ailefroide (3,954m) towers high above the countryside of Western France, with its snow-capped peaks and sheer size making for a breath-taking and delightful setting. Mountain climbing up Ailefroide is challenging yet rewarding, and is often regarded as one of the most beautiful climbing spots in France, with the views to match. Take a pick from our selection of mountain climbing trips in Ailefroide, and take on the challenge!

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There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Climbing in Ailefroide

Mountain climbing Ailefroide is tough, thrilling and rewarding, with its high altitude and tricky terrain of rock, ice and snow contributing to this. It is is however a beautiful climb, and its status as the 3rd highest peak in the Dauphine Alps ensures it is a bucket-list item for all serious mountain climbers.


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How to get there

From Grenoble it is a 145km car/bus to Ailefroide

Best time to visit

July-September, when the weather is warmest and at its most manageable


Cool all-year-round, with Winter temperatures plunging to well below freezing

More info about Mountain Climbing in Ailefroide:

Some of the mountain climbing in Ailefroide can be very difficult and demanding, so being in excellent physical shape before undertaking a mountain climbing trip is highly recommended. The weather can sometimes be extremely cold in Ailefroide, so please pack and wear appropriate clothing so as not to get caught out

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