Rock Climbing In Chamonix

The rock climbing in the Chamonix Valley is amongst the finest in the world. From the famous golden granite cracks and slabs of the Mont Blanc Massif to the lower and sunnier gneiss of the Aiguille Rouges. Not only is the Chamonix Valley referred to as the ‘capital of world climbing’ it is also surrounded by other superb & easily accessed areas in Italy & Switzerland.

Not only does the valley itself contain a great variety of venues of different altitudes & grades, Chamonix is also an excellent base from where to explore the nearby quieter rock climbing areas in the French Aravis, Swiss Rhone Valley and Italian Valle d’Aoste.

Browse our inspiring range of Chamonix rock climbing courses, information packed articles and conditions reports below and get in touch to discuss your climbing aspirations.