Classic climbs

Discover some of Chamonix’s classic alpine climbs with Chamex UIAGM mountain guides. Our selection regroups some of the best classical climbs around Chamonix and the Mont-Blanc range.

This is the perfect option for those who want a taste of alpinism without committing to a big expedition. Perhaps you are short of time but still want to get out into those mountains? Or maybe you are looking for your first experience of mountaineering and alpine climbing? This is our selection of the best classic routes around Chamonix.


Vallee Blanche Traverse

Discover this classic Chamonix alpine glacier route between the Aiguille du Midi in France and Punta Helbronner in Italy.

Cosmiques Ridge

Arete des Cosmiques - climb one of the classic ultimate Chamonix alpine mixed routes. Available year round.


Arête de la Table - Aiguille du Tour

A very nice alpine route at AD- grade, varied climbing in a very scenic environment.