After meeting at the established meeting point, we will transfer to Cervinia. Afterwards, we will take the cable car to the Plateau Rosa, then we will cross to the foot of Breithorn, which we will climb, depending on conditions. We will spend the night in the Ayas refuge (3,420m).
Today we will leave the refuge and ascend the beautiful Castor mountain. Afterwards, we will descend by the Felik pass to the Quintino Sella refuge (3,585m), where we will spend the night.
Today we will cross the Lyskamm Nose (4,272m) and go up the Felik and Lys glaciers, and may possibly climb the Vincent Pyramid before going to either the Mantova or Gnifetti refuge, depending on availability.
We will leave the refuge and take the Col de Lys before ascending the Punta Gnifetti before returning to the refuge we stayed in the night before.
On the final day of this trip, we will climb to the Vincent Pyramid and then go to the Balmenhorn point to see the statue of the Christ of Summits before descending back to the refuge, then taking the cable car to Gressoney. From there, we will transfer to Cervinia.
17 h Rocky pop hotel at the 'Houches' Chamonix
Guide Ayas refuge, Quintino Sella refuge, Gnifetti or Mantova refuge, depending on availability.
Participants should bring the following items with them: waterproof jacket, gloves, mountaineering pants, light bonnet or buff, glacier glasses, technical underwear, long sleeve and short sleeve, hiking socks, cramponable mountaineering shoes, gaiters, a cloth sleeping bag, water bottle, headlamp with spare battery, backpack 30-40L, personal toiletries and medications and knife.
If you do not own mountaineering equipment it can be rented at the following rates: crampons for 30 Euros, sling for 30 Euros, mountain shoes for 51 Euros, helmet for 21 Euros and an ice axe for 30 Euros. There is also the option to rent all of the items as a complete ALPI pack for 120 Euros.
We enjoy very much discovering and re discovering the most beautiful spots in the world, in the Ecrins mountain range but also all around the planet.
Together with the guides in the team, we will share with you unique moments and an amazing journey. From les Ecrins to Chile, from Morocco to Greenland, from Les Gorges du Verdon to Japan, from Italy to Norway… tons of destinations offering all types of mountain activities, different every season. It makes us so happy when I can share them with my friends and clients.
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