Mt Toubkal 4-day climbing trip

Marc Gallagher, experienced mountain guide and passionate climber, invites you to take part in this 4-day climbing excursion to reach the peak of the great Mt Toukbal in North Africa

 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

4 days

Mountain Range

Atlas

People per Guide

8 people

Trip Level

Easy

Offer Period

Jan, Feb, Mar, Dec

Type of Trip

Not specified

Highlights

 
     

    Are you in the mood for an unforgettable climbing trip? Then join me on this great one to the top of Mt Toubkal, the highest mountain in North Africa!

    We will spend 4 days inside this unique mountain range, enjoying the incredible views it offers to winter sports fans.

    Winter is the best time to climb Mt Toubkal. The experience of standing in the snow at an extremely high altitude is the first amazing memory you’ll take with you. Moreover, from that same spot you will even get to see the vast Sahara Desert.

    The trip lasts 4 days since you will need some time to get used to winter conditions. I will of course provide the necessary training to use crampons and ice axe.

    Whether you have little rock climbing experience or are well acquainted with this sport, you’ll enjoy this expedition! It is perfectly suitable for first time winter mountaineering.

    You just need to be in optimal physical condition to be able to walk in the mountains for four days. The good thing about winter ascents is that the snow helps to cover the tricky parts of the tracks.

    If you are still unsure about your ability to take this trip, I offer an extra training day. During this coaching day, you will practice and apply your climbing skills so as to reach the Mt Toubkal summit successfully.

    So, don’t think twice and come with me on this spectacular 4-day climbing trip to Mt Toubkal. You will have the chance to witness the magnificence of the Atlas Mountains, one of the world’s most fascinating mountain ranges. It will be a great pleasure to guide you on this unique rock climbing trip to North Africa. Contact me now!

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    Price per person

     
    Group of 1
    3384 EUR

    Group of 2
    1692 EUR

    Group of 3
    1128 EUR

    Group of 4
    846 EUR

    Group of 5
    677 EUR

    Group of 6
    564 EUR

    Group of 7
    483 EUR

    Group of 8
    423 EUR

     

    Price includes

     
    • Guiding fee
    • Accommodation
    • Transportation from your hotel/airport (if in area) to the start of the trip and back
    • Luggage transfer during the trip
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
     

    Itinerary

     
    • Day 1From Imlil to the first hut

      We will walk from Imlil toward the Toubkal Massif pass through the Sidi Chamharouch shire. We will arrive at the first refuge at 3200m and spend the night there.

    • Day 2Walk upwards, training day

      We will start ascending until we reach Tizi Ouagane. We will use this day to put into practice your rock climbing skills. You will have the possibility of reaching the summits of Ras and Temizguida at 4000m, depending on the weather conditions.

    • Day 3Jebel Toubkal ascent

      The most awaited day: we will make our winter ascent of Jebel Toubkal. Then, we will return to the refuge to spend the night.

    • Day 4Return to Imlil-Lunch-Taxi to Marrakech

      We will descend back to Imlil for a late lunch. Once you finish, a taxi will be waiting to take you back to Marrakech.

     
     

    Other details

     
    Skill level required

    First time

    Fitness level required

    Fit

    Accommodation

    Mountain refuges

    More info

    Please note that price bands are set in intervals of two people. For bigger group pricing (8+ people) please contact us.

     

    About the Guide

     
     

    I am a certified International Mountain Leader and a Summer Mountain Leader (UK). In addition, I hold a Diploma in Conservation and Wildlife Management.
    Originally from Great Britain, I am now based near Marrakech, in Morocco. Actually, in a Berber town at the foot of the Berber Mountains.
    The love for travel runs in my veins. In the Sahara I lived with nomads. In Siberia I met reindeer herders. In Mongolia I traveled with yurt-dwellers.
    The stunning landscapes and nice people of Morocco have enchanted me, which is why I now live here. My goal is sharing with my clients the exotic beauty that I've discovered here.
    The environment is of extreme importance to me. In particular, I'm interested in geology and birds of prey.
    Besides speaking English and French, I can get by in Berber.
    My work is not limited to this area: I also do the Tour du Mont Blanc trek in the Alps.

     
     


     

     

    What People are Saying about Marc Gallagher

     

    Loved the trip and Marc was fantastic. Would highly recommend
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    Jason Stokes
    Amazing three days spent running in the Atlas Mountains with Marc, a highly professional and super friendly guide. We passed through Berber villages where we stopped off for tea and took in 35-30kms most days in amazing conditions. Can\'t wait for my next trip!
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    Stephen
     

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