Mont Blanc 2018
Here are some pictures from an ascent of Mont Blanc in September 2018 with
Full gallery (92 pictures).
GPS logs (.kmz - load into Google Earth).
Sat 08 Sep
Sun 09 Sep
Bus to Le Tour. Walk to Albert Premier Hut (2702m), via chairlift to Col de Balme.
Mon 10 Sep
Over the Col Superior du Tour (3289m) then across the Trient Glacier to the Trient Hut (3170m). Pointe d'Orny (3271m) above the hut.
Tue 11 Sep
Return across the Trient Glacier and over the Col Superior du Tour. Ascend Tete Blanche (3429m). Return past the Albert Premier Hut to Le Tour and Argentiere.
Wed 12 Sep
Bus to Bellevue. Cable car then train to Nid d'Aigle (2372m). Walk to Tete Rousse Hut (3167m).
Thu 13 Sep
Summit day. Across the Grand Couloir, past the Gouter Hut (3815m) and up to the summit (4808m). Return to the Gouter Hut.
Fri 14 Sep
Descend to Tete Rousse Hut then to Nid d'Aigle. Back to Argentiere by train, cable car and bus.
Sat 15 Sep