Vertical drop: 1 400 m
Technical difficulty: Very serious. Risk of slippping on hardpacked snow.Attention for windslabs on the traverse just before the couloir.
Technical difficulty: Ver serious. The deep connection that lures one to a place like Vallon de la Selle goes beyond anything that modern society has an explanation for. Pointing out Le Rama couloir is what a skier would witness is a run that will romance its visitors into letting go their common ideas and giving into what she (the mountain) offered.
Her steeps intimidate you, but then she softens the blow with a bowl of open velvet corn snow that pulls you back to Earth. Her alpine is pristine so desolate,,,, so vast; you find yourself gawking at her glaciated slopes as they sparkle in the sun. The top part is a wide open bowls that flow on to the valley below into the steep Rama couloir that could require a rappel and good route finding skills. A must.