• Trip duration
    4 days
  • Trip level
    Intermediate
  • Max people per guide
    2 people
  • Mountain range
    Alps
  • Best period
    Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep

Description

Join me in this 4 days mountaineering course in the Alps, around Mont Blanc area, to strengthen your skills and acquire new knowledge and techniques. And all these surrounded by a fantastic environment!

This course takes you beyond elementary alpine skills. It fits for people who want to learn how to move safely in the mountain doing some awesome climbing near Mont Blanc.

Knots, abseiling, belaying, crampons technique, rock climbing, orienteering, weather, snow and avalanches are some of the topics we see during this four full days mountaineering course. We combine instruction with ascents of peaks.

Proposed Itinerary:

Day 1: Equipment check, approach to a refuge in altitude with via Ferrata or cable car. Basic knots, anchors, safety system, abseiling, rope work. Overnight in refuge.

Day 2: Rock climbing technique, how to belay. Basics of orienteering, weather, navigation and route selection, rescue maneuver. Overnight in refuge.

Day 3: Mixte route ascent to Aiguille d’Entreves or Aiguille Croux or Aiguille Marbree. Crampons technique. Overnight in Courmayeur.

Day 4: Cable car up to Helbronner or Aiguille du Midi station and mixte route climbing – Arête des Cosmiques traverse (AD-) or Aiguille Entreves (PD+).

Prices: € 1.400 1 person
€ 850 2 people

Price includes: Guide fee, equipment missing (crampons, ice axe, harness, helmet).
Price doesn’t include: Transfer, full board in the refuge (of the guide too), drinks, cable car.

Please contact me if you are interested in doing this mountaineering course and do some climbing near Mont Blanc, so we can start organizing your trip!

Price per person

1 Person1400EUR
Group of 2850EUR

Price includes

  • Guiding fee
  • Group equipment