Massif de Vanoise

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointLa Grande Casse (3855 m/12,648 ft)
Area1,828 sq km / 706 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent52 km / 32 mi North-South
56 km / 35 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long45° 26' N; 6° 37' E
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Map of Massif de Vanoise
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Graian AlpsLevel 4 (Parent)
         Massif de VanoiseLevel 5

Major Peaks of the Massif de Vanoise

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.La Grande Casse385512,648 
2.Mont Pourri377912,398 
3.La Dent Parrachée369712,129 
4.Aiguille de Péclet356211,686 
5.Pointe de la Sana343611,273 
6.Pointe de l'Echelle342211,227 
7.Sommet de Bellecote341711,211 
8.Aiguille du Fruit304810,000 
9.le Cheval Noir28329291 
10.Grand Pic de la Lauziere28299281 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Massif de Vanoise

La Grande Casse
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Glacier des Grands Couloirs (Flat View) (2006-06-27). Photo by Stephan Tillmanns.
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