Join UIAGM aspirant guide Alessandro for some great ice climbing in Cogne, Italy, in the Aosta Valley that can last for one for one or more days.
Jan, Feb, Mar, Dec
Cogne is famous for its fantastic ice climbing. Located in the Aosta Valley of the Italian Alps it is a great place to visit, explore and enjoy. And on this trip, which can last for one or more days if you wish, I would like to take you to the ideal spots based on your skill level and personal preferences.
With variety comes choice. And for this ice climbing trip in Cogne, choice is exactly what you will get to enjoy. There are challenging walls that will push your skills. And there are easier walls that are perfect for those just starting in the world of ice climbing. Either way, Cogne has you covered.
Furthermore, due to the sheer number of amazing ice climbing spots throughout Cogne, our meeting point will be predetermined based on the spot chosen. Moreover, there are is a wide range of great accommodation options to choose from for those who want to enjoy the ice walls for multiple days. Finally, to give yourself a break from the ice climbing, you can also visit the beautiful Gran Paradiso National Park, which is full of amazing views and wildlife.
While this trip is open to people of all ice climbing skill levels, it is important that all participants are in good physical condition.
For anybody who loves ice climbing, Cogne in the Aosta Valley is the place to go. To see why, just send me a request.
Would you like to climb one of the most beautiful mountains in the Italian Alps? Then join me on this 2-day ascent of Castor in the Monte Rosa Massif.
There are comfortable accommodation options in Cogne that I would be happy to recommend to you.
Participants should bring the following items with them: ice ax, crampons, helmet, harness, winter mountain shoes, 30/35L backpack, winter dry cover pants, polartec, padded jacket, goretex jacket, two pairs of warm gloves, mountain hat and buff, sunglasses, lip balm and snacks.
The meeting point will depend on where exactly you would like to ice climb.
I was born in 1981 and live in the Aosta Valley, surrounded by the wonderful peaks of my region.
I started guiding in 2016.
I like all mountain activities: freeride skiing and ice climbing in winter, ski mountaineering in spring, mountaineering in the high mountain in summer and rock climbing whenever possible!
Nov 19, 2021
I had a very good experience booking the hike through Explore-Share. Communication with the team was prompt and clear and the booking process was seamless. The trip itself was also just perfect. Uroš was a fantastic guide, highly skilled and talented. The hike felt safe at all times, even on more exposed routes, thanks to him. He was always up to date on the weather forecast and planned the days around it, checked the conditions on the route ahead of me, if needed, discussed and adapted the routes to my level and always made sure I was safe and comfortable. I highly recommend him, as well as Explore-Share.
Oct 25, 2021
Explore Share is a really usefull website that has a great overview of reviewed guides for a (in our case) hiking/climbing trip. During the booking I got assigned an assistent for Explore Share that helped solve questions that I might have. Great customer service, and I will come back again.
Oct 17, 2021
Explore-share was easy to use and the staff and guide w ere very responsive. The trip descriptions were accurate and the pricing reasonable. I would definitely recommend the site for people looking to do guided hiking.
Oct 13, 2021
Excellent!! Great guide and service. I had a very good experience. Id do it again.
Sep 14, 2021
Guide was very experienced and very patient with us. We learned a lot and he tried to fit in all the knowledge he could in one day, super awesome. A little tough going back and forth to get the trip set up hard to tell if the site is sketchy until you see reviews but all worked out. Ended up with an awesome day with an awesome guide. Overall pretty satisfied and thankful!
Sep 14, 2021
The whole experience was great! The customer service of explore-share was really good. I always got an answer very quick. I would absolutely recommend to use explore-share if you are looking for a great guide in a foreign country. 5 stars!
Sep 10, 2021
What a trip, fantastic guide who picked me up and dropped me off. Would use again.
Aug 25, 2021
It's the 2nd time we have been booking with Explore-Share. The booking was super easy and both Explore-Share and the guide were fast in their responses. We did rafting as a family with 3 kids for the first time in Slovenia. The guide (José) was super nice. He was doing everything he could to make everyone at ease with rafting (he gave clear explanations), have a great team spirit (we were joined by 2 other girls) and have a good time. We had lots of fun and the nature there is so beautiful. Thank you Explore-share and Soca splash for the great afternoon! I would recommend this activity to anyone without a doubt. My kids immediately told me they want to do rafting again soon !"
Aditya Kumar Jha
Aug 2, 2021
Best platform for mountain sports services. Easy to use, great personalised service and support.
Jul 5, 2021
I am very pleased to have booked with this group. All of my mails have been answered in no-time, I felt really safe on the rock and the atmosfere of the whole group helped a lot not to mind about stressing. Will be back for more!
Group of 1
|EUR 413 Each|
Group of 2
|EUR 227 Each|
Want a different number of travellers?
- Guiding fee
The price does not include meals, transportation or ice climbing equipment, including ice ax, crampons, helmet and harness.
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