Barre des Ecrins


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Barre des Ecrins

(bär dāzākrăN`), peak, 13,461 ft (4,103 m) high, in the Pelvoux group, SE France, tallest of the Dauphiné Alps.
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Ewan, 19, who was a second-year medical student, was attempting a tricky climb with a companion on the hazardous 13,455ft Barre des Ecrins mountain when he lost his footing.
The pair were heading back down the mountain after taking the wrong route on the notoriously difficult Barre des Ecrins mountain in Grenoble.
The 29-year-old Glaswegian, who has not been named, was attempting a difficult climb with a companion on the Barre des Ecrins on Wednesday.