Piolets d'Or - La Grave Base Camp

La Grave Base Camp

Saturday 16 April


Camp 2 - At the Col du Lautaret

• 10 am-6 pm: Galerie de l’Alpe: Exhibition “In the footsteps of Scott and Charcot”, the first Antarctic expeditions… More info.
• 4 pm: “Vertical Ecology” conference


Camp 1 - In Villar d’Arène (Le Vannoir)

• 4 pm: Tea time with mountain comic books.


In La Grave

4:30 pm : Screening at Le Castillan of Super 8 film archives on local life in La Grave, from yesterday to today.
5:30 pm : Literary cafes, meetings with mountain authors and book signings in local cafés :
     - L’Edelweiss : “Freedom climbers“ (Ed. Nevicata) with Bernadette McDonald and Voytek Kurtyka.
     - Les Glaciers : “One day as a tiger“ (Ed. du Mont Blanc) with John Porter and Catherine Destivelle.

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