Les Aiguilles d'Arves

  • Aiguilles d'Arves - Hiver
  • Village Saint Jean d'Arves
  • Domaine skiable Saint Jean d'Arves
  • Les Aiguilles d'Arves en hiver
  • Vue sur La Chal - Saint Jean d'Arves
  • Au pied des Aiguilles d'Arves
  • Les aiguilles d'Arves en été
Aiguilles d'Arves - HiverVillage Saint Jean d'ArvesDomaine skiable Saint Jean d'ArvesLes Aiguilles d'Arves en hiverVue sur La Chal - Saint Jean d'ArvesAu pied des Aiguilles d'ArvesLes aiguilles d'Arves en été


An emblematic silhouette in Maurienne.
The Aiguilles d'Arves dominate the Arvan valley. The prettiest trilogy of the Alps according to the british Coolidge who was the first to officially ascent it in 1878.
The highest of needles peaks in 3514 meters, it is the Southern Needle. Others are named the Central Needle (3513m) and the Northern Needle also called The Head of Cat (3 358 m and 3 364 m).

Accessible out the snowy period. Informations about the access and weather forecast : contact the tourist office.

In winter, the site of Le Chalmieu is inevitable to practice the snowshoeing in our Mountains of Arvan-Villards.
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  • Accessibility criteria for people with reduced mobility :
    • Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance
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Les Aiguilles d'Arves
Les Aiguilles d'Arves
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 45.128773
Longitude : 6.337566