Petit Capucin

East face:Difficulty D Most difficult part: The chimney, 4+/5. Vertical height: 250 meters Equipment: Rope Granite

Elevation (feet): 12,116
Elevation (meters): 3,693
Continent: Europe
Country: France
Range/Region: Savoy Alps
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug
Year first climbed: 16-08-1946
First successful climber(s): Arnoldi/Gagliardone/Gervasutti
Convenient Center: Chamonix/Courmayeur

Thanks to Jeroen Vels for adding this peak.

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Trip Reports

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  • Log #17010 - by Jeroen Vels on Jan 06, 2002
    Very nice rock-climbing. You need a rope to secure yourself during climbing. Also for rapelling on the way down. From the summit you have a very nice view at the Grand Capucin.