Cinéastes Peak, 3205 m, crossing the ridge

Pointe des Cinéastes ( 3205m ), classical crossing , Ecrins , France

Very classical crossing, it stays through ages a famous and beautiful ascent, aerial, it follows a bold track.

Located above the Glacier Blanc, this ascent is proposing some exceptional point of view on Pelvoux and Barre des Ecrins peaks.

This is a rock climbing, medium difficulties, that we can do a large part of the summer without axes and crampons. It start at the Glacier Blanc hut ( 2542m), or at the parking of Pré de Madame Carle (1870m).

On the edge, a no compulsory step

 

The first part of the ascent

 

Sight seeing on the Ecrins, one of the reasons to come on top of Cinéastes