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!
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.
Cool all-year-round, with Winter temperatures plunging to well below freezing.
From Grenoble it is a 145km car/bus to Ailefroide.
July-September, when the weather is warmest and at its most manageable.
Stay up-to-date on the best adventures!