Tour Noir

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Tour Noir
Tour Noir from Val Ferret
Highest point
Elevation3,836 m (12,585 ft)
Prominence302 m (991 ft) [1]
Isolation1.5 kilometres (0.93 mi)
Parent peakAiguille d'Argentière
Coordinates45°57′1.1″N 7°2′12.3″E / 45.950306°N 7.036750°E / 45.950306; 7.036750Coordinates: 45°57′1.1″N 7°2′12.3″E / 45.950306°N 7.036750°E / 45.950306; 7.036750
Tour Noir is located in Alps
Tour Noir
Tour Noir
Location in the Alps
LocationValais, Switzerland
Haute-Savoie, France
Parent rangeMont Blanc Massif

The Tour Noir is a mountain in the Mont Blanc massif on the Swiss-French border. It is located between the Aiguille d'Argentière and Mont Dolent.

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  1. ^ Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps. The key col is the Col du Tour Noir (3,534 m).

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