Mont Blanc Summit | VD Trad climb at Mont Blanc


Ascents

2 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date
Jacques Balmat Solo (Worked) 08 Aug 1786

A major accomplishment, and one that is considered to mark the start of modern alpinism.

Michel-Gabriel Paccard Solo (Worked) 08 Aug 1786

Paccard made several unsuccessful attempts, first in 1783 and then in 1784, before making the successful first ascent.