Pigne D'Arolla

Elevation (feet): 12,454
Elevation (meters): 3,796
Continent: Europe
Country: Switzerland
Range/Region: Pennine Alps
Latitude: 45.991354
Longitude: 7.455236
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug
Nearest major airport: Bern
Convenient Center: Arolla

Thanks to Olivier Leirs and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Normally you start at the 'Cabane de Vignettes'. From there it's an easy glacier-walk to the summit. Pay attention to the crevasses under the summit! In normal conditions you have to walk 2 to 3 hours to reach the summit. You might need crampons, especially later in the season.

Thanks to Olivier Leirs for this description.