Velan with Horns & Teeth

Velan with Horns & Teeth

The long but secondary watershed (between Conca de By/Menouve-Molline Valleys) from the Tête des Crêtes (3258m, at the extreme left margin or South-southwest) and the rocky pyramid of the La Salliaousa (3322m).

In distance: Quota 3678 meters on Western Ridge (from Colle d'Annibale or Hannibal's Pass, 2992 metres) of Mont Velan (3734m).

To the right or E-SE: the partial superior crest of the important watershed (Italy-By Basin/Switzerland-Valsorey) from the Mont Velan or V'lan" downhill up the V'lan's Horns (Minihorn, Brokenhorn, Western 3620 meters, Eastern Brèche (3610/2 metres about, Mini Central 3610/15 metres around and not much evident, Eastern 3618 meters around), V'lan's Jags (about 3595/90/85/80/70 meters) with just detached to the East the Little Velan's Tooth (about 3530/35 metres), Testa d'Ariondet also Testa de Riondet (by now the both in the shade; 3.485 meters Kurz's Map), Doigt du Velan (3314m) up to the Col des Chamois (3259m) .

September 25th, 2019. Foto by Osvaldo Cardellina
on Nov 28, 2019 11:33 pm
Image Type(s): Scenery
Image ID: 1046951


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