Departure: Go straight on to the Bellevue cable car, then follow the indications and the gently sloping path for the Chalets de l'Are, then follow the path along the glacier on the left. Follow the signs for the Nid d'Aigle. On your right, you dominate in the foreground, the seracs and crevasses of the glacier and in the background the Col du Tricot. You have a nice view on the Bionnassay glacier.
Difference in altitude: +500 m
Height start: 1801m
Altitude of arrival: 2372m
Stroller accessibility: No
Nature of the ground: Earth / Pebbles
Level of the hike: Difficult : You flirt with the high mountain, careful trail sometimes aerial with metal ladders.
Free of charge.
Recommended period *
From 15/06 to 15/09.
Depending of snow conditions.
Access depending on meteorological conditions. For more information, contact the High Mountain Office of Chamonix: +33 (0)4 50 53 22 08. Website : (http://www.chamoniarde.com/). * Depending on weather and snow conditions