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Écrins
Ski touring route

Col du Bal

ski grade

3.2 E1 F

Dec - April

1045M

Ascent

1045M

Decent

35°

Gradient

2702M

High Point

1704

Low Point

North

Slope Aspect

7.5KM

Distance Up

6.2KM

Distance Down

North

Slope Aspect

3437 ET

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How to use the ski touring guides

Description

From the parking cross the road on the bend and follow the path, it quickly crosses a piste and then continues flat in a NW direction.  Cross a metal gantry and continue until you reach the valley of Narreyroux, here turn SW and follow the valley floor, after some steeper steeps turn north and climb to the col de bal,from the col it is possible to follow the ridge west for a few hundred meters this gives access to some steeper lines (scout on the way in) please note this route can be accessed from Puy St Vincent ski station so it can get busy.

Descent

From the col follow your tacks back down.

Recommended kit
Millet - EXTREME RUTOR ALPHA COMPO HOODIE

3437 ET

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