Join Jon, an IFMGA certified guide, for a week long splitboarding expedition in the amazing Oberland area of the Swiss Alps.
Mar, Apr, May, Jun
For 7 day thrilling days, I would like to guide you through the best parts of Oberland. Everyday on this adventure, I will take you to the top of some of the best, highest, and most famous peaks in the area. Just a few examples of the peaks you will get to climb and descend include the following.
Hinter Fiescherhorn (4,025 m)
Finsteraarhorn (4,274 m)
Wysnollen (3595 m)
Kranzberg (3666 m)
Mittaghorn (3890 m)
I would also like to show you some of the area’s most impressive glaciers, including the Lang glacier and the Anun glacier. Furthermore, throughout this trip, you will be staying in different mountain huts. All of the huts are at high altitudes. Hence giving you a continuous mountain experience that you can enjoy day and night. The huts where you will be staying include the following.
Finsteraarhorn mountain hut (3,048 m)
Mönchsjoch mountain hut (3,650 m)
Konkordia mountain hut (2,850 m)
Hollandia mountain hut (3240 m)
When you consider those peaks, huts and glaciers, along with scenic drives and gondola rides, you know you are in for an experience you will never forget.
This trip is geared toward experienced splitboarders and mountaineers. Participants should also be in good physical condition as well.
Oberland is a paradise for people who want to enjoy the crisp air of the Swiss Alps. And the fun you will have during the various descents will thrill you, even when looking back on it. So send me a request, and let me guide you for 7 glorious days.
I also lead another week long splitboarding tour in Valais as well.
- Guiding fee
Along with the guiding fee, the price also includes group equipment, including transceiver, probe and shovel, ice axe and crampons, harness, 2 safety carabiners and 2 meter tape. However, the price does not include accommodation costs, meal costs, lift costs and transportation costs.
After a brief meet and greet, we will drive from Pirineros to Grindelwald.
Today we will got to Saas-Grund and take a gondola to the Jungfraujoch (3,454m). Afterwards, we will splitboard to Monchsjoch mountain hut (3,650m), where we will spend the night. However, before sleeping in the hut, you will get to ascend and descend the Monch peak (4,099m).
Today we will make our way through a glacier and climb to the Fieschersattel pass (3,923 m). Afterwards, we will splitboard to Hinter Fiescherhorn (4,025 m) and then make our way down to the Finsteraarhorn mountain hut (3,048 m), where we will spend the night.
Today we will climb to the summit of Finsteraarhorn (4,274 m). Afterwards, we will splitboard to the Finsteraarhorn mountain hut (3,048 m), where we will spend the night.
Today we will climb to the summit of Wysnollen (3,595 m) and splitboard down to the Konkordia mountain hut (2,850 m), where we will spend the night.
Today we will climb Mount Kranzberg (3,666m) and splitboard to the Hollandia mountain hut (3,240 m), where we will spend the night.
On the final day, we will splitboard through the Lang glacier and up to the Anun glacier before ascending Mount Mittaghorn (3,890m). Afterwards, we will descend to Blatten and take a bus back to Grindelwald.
Hollandia mountain hut, Konkordia mountain hut, Finsteraarhorn mountain hut, and the Mönchsjoch mountain hut.
Participants should bring the following items with them: complete ski equipment, 40L backpack, thermal underwear, warm jacket, Goretex jacket and pants, hood, gloves and goggles, snacks, sunscreen and lip balm, basic toilet kit, personal first aid kit, thermos, and cash as many mountain huts don't accept credit cards.
UIAGM/IFMGA Mountain Guide from Spain
I’m a mountain guide and alpine ski instructor and trainer.
Since many years ago I enjoy transmitting the enthusiasm that I feel for the mountains, in any of the possible mountain disciplines: alpinism, ski, climbing…
I’ve always had a special interest for sports and teaching sports at all levels, from beginners to complex guiding in all kind of mountain terrain.
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