Grande Sure

This is the most western peak of Chartreuse which belongs to the so-called French prealps. It may be easily climbed from the east face. West face is a steep limestone cliff tougher to climb. Chartreuse is well-known for its delicious long-life Elixir de la Grande Chartreuse, 70┬░ of alcohol, made by monks from hundreds of moutain flowers.

Elevation (feet): 6,299
Elevation (meters): 1,920
Continent: Europe
Country: France
Range/Region: Dauphine Alps
Latitude: 45.3371
Longitude: 5.7035
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Nearest major airport: Grenoble Saint Geoirs
Convenient Center: Grenoble

Thanks to Jean Bourdariat for adding this peak.

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