Mont Blanc de Cheilon

Elevation (feet): 12,696
Elevation (meters): 3,870
Continent: Europe
Country: Switzerland
Range/Region: Pennine Alps
Latitude: 45.99314
Longitude: 7.417185
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1865
First successful climber(s): J.J. Weilenmann and J. Fellay
Nearest major airport: Geneva
Convenient Center: Sion

Thanks to Fred Spicker and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Mont Blanc de Cheilon is a large complex peak with many rock and ice ridges. The north facing ridges and north face offer difficult technical routes while most of the other ridges are moderate routes that can be accomplished under snowy conditions.

Thanks to Fred Spicker for this description.