Grand Pic de la Lauzière

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Grand Pic de la Lauzière
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Highest point
Elevation 2,829 m (9,281 ft)
Prominence 836 m (2,743 ft) [1]
Coordinates 45°27′33″N06°21′59″E / 45.45917°N 6.36639°E / 45.45917; 6.36639 Coordinates: 45°27′33″N06°21′59″E / 45.45917°N 6.36639°E / 45.45917; 6.36639
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Grand Pic de la Lauzière
Location in France
Location Savoie, France
Parent range Massif de la Lauzière

Grand Pic de la Lauzière is a mountain of Savoie, France. It lies in the Lauzière massif range and has an elevation of 2,829 metres above sea level.

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Massif de la Lauzière is a mountain of Savoie, France. It lies in the Massif de la Vanoise range. It has an elevation of 2,829 metres above sea level.

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  1. "Grand Pic de Lauzière". Retrieved 9 March 2015.