|Difficulty:||Basic Snow/Ice Climb|
|Best months for climbing:||Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Year first climbed:||1865|
|First successful climber(s):||Edward Whymper, Christian Almer, Franz Biener|
|Nearest major airport:||Chamonix, France|
|Convenient Center:||Chamonix, France|
Aiguille Verte, meaning Green Needle, is a an elegant, slender peak contrasting magnificently with its neighboring peaks, the bulky ice mass of Mont Blanc and the rock bastion of the Grandes Jorasses.