Elevation

14,154 ft / 4,314 m

#16 in Wallis

#17 in Switzerland

Prominence

4,977 ft / 1,517 m

#3 in Wallis

#7 in Switzerland

Summits

2 summits

#57 in Wallis

#111 in Switzerland

Top climbing months

May   100%

Most climbed route

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Highlights

  • The Grand Combin is one of the highest peaks in the Alps and the second most prominent of its range.
  • The Grand Combin is a large glaciated massif consisting of several summits, among which three are above 4000 meters.
  • The normal route starts from the Panossire Hut, which lies on the north side in the Corbassire valley.
  • A particularly dangerous passage has to be traversed on the north flank: Le Corridor, a couloir dominated by continuously falling seracs.

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