Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
We use the Mer de Glace as an open air school to review basic mountaineering techniques. Meet our high mountain guide and take the train to Montenvers. We can leave our luggage at our hotel as we will spend the night here later. Descend the Mer de Glace with crampons and perform some technical exercises. Dinner and night at our hotel in Montenvers 1909m or the Couvercle Mountain hut 2687m (if the departure date is before July 1st).
Elevation Gain: +/- 200m (after July 1st), +/- 700m (before July 1st)
Walking on the glacier and climb to the Requin mountain hut. Breakfast and then off to walk on the glacier and then take an exposed trail in an unique setting between the Grandes Jorasses and the Aiguilles de Chamonix. Dinner and night at the Requin hut 2615m.
Ascent/Descent: +800m (approx.)/-200m
Breakfast and depart for the Cosmiques hut. Another beautiful day walking on a glacier with various possibilities depending on the snow conditions and level of the group. Dinner and short night at the Cosmique hut 3613m
Elevation Gain: +1100/-0m
Climb Mont Blanc 4810 by the Trois Monts
Wake up at 1:00 a.m., breakfast and depart to climb Mont Blanc by the Trois Monts: Mont Blanc du Tacul 4248m, le Mont Maudit 4342m and finish with the majestic Mont Blanc at 4810m. It’s the final day, after a long and magnificent walk our goal is the summit of Mont Blanc. We go down to the Aiguille de Midi and take the cable car back to Chamonix. Course is over in the late afternoon.
Chamonix train station
Mountain huts and gites.
You have to hire the package : crampons, ice axe, harnesses, helmets, mountaineering boots. The full package costs 120€
GROUP CONFIRMED WITH A MINIMUM OF 4 PEOPLE
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