Following the success of their street-view ascent of El Capitan, Big UP Productions, Sender Films, and Google Maps have teamed up again. This time, for an immersive online Mont Blanc experience. The crew enlisted the help of athletes like Ueli Steck, Kilian Jornet, and Catherine Destivelle to create interactive 360 degree panoramas and videos at many of the massif's iconic locations. Explore some of the panoramas below then continue on to Google Maps for the full experience.
Ueli Steck on the south face of Pointe Lachenal.
Ueli Steck climbs a serac near the Triangle Du Tucal
Kilian Jornet works his way up the Aiguille Blanche De Peuterey
Catherine Destivelle climbs the south face of Aiguille du Midi, just a few hundred meters from the Téléphérique de l'aiguille du Midi tram station, which services the highest cable car in the world.
Patrick Gabarrou climbs the Cosmiques Icefall. The abundant number of icefalls and glaciers surrounding Mont Blanc make the region a paradise for ice climbing.
Patrick Gabarrou and Laetitia Roux travel the final summit ridge of Mont Blanc via the Goûter Route, the most popular route to the summit.
Check out the full interactive, multimedia experience at Google Maps: Mont Blanc.