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Ski touring around Gran Paradiso

Hut to hut backcountry skiing tour in the Gran Paradiso National Park, looking for wild places and powder snow, with Andrea, local IFMGA mountain guide.

Mountain RangeAlps
Duration3 days
Offer periodMar, Apr, May
Type of tripNot specified

Description

The Gran Paradiso National Park in the Aosta Valley is a wonderful area for the ones in search of beautiful natural places, quietness and great spots for ski touring.

I like very much bringing my clients and friends there because:
– It’s a unique spot (especially la Vallée de Rhemes) for ski touring amateurs. During spring time, no helicopters are allowed;
– We stay in charming and very welcoming refuges like Rifugio Benevolo. Mathieu and Micol, two mountain fanatics, manage the refuge;
– There are several itineraries that we can adapt according to the ski level of the participants.

It is also the place where I come from. Therefore, I’m always very glad to guide here and let my clients discover this marvellous valley.

A few of the places where we might go are: Granta Parei, Pointe Calabre, Tsanteleina, Galicia, col Bassac Deré

I propose here a 3-day program, but we can of course adapt the duration based on your availability.

If you want to join me in this adventure, please contact me. I will be happy to explain everything you need to know. Do you prefer exploring the area during the summer? Then have a look at this hiking around the Gran Paradiso trip!

Accommodation

In mountain refuges

More info

- If you are more than 6 people, I will ask a friend guide to join us. - We can use my van for inland transportation.

Meeting point

In Arvier or Rhemes. If you come by plane the easiest solution is to land in Turin or Milan (or even Geneva).

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Itinerary

Day 1: La Pointe Gran Vaudala

Going up to La Pointe Gran Vaudala and then ski down to Rifugio Benevolo.

Day 2: La Galicia

Going up to La Galicia and then ski down to Rifugio Benevolo.

Day 3: La Pointe Calabre or Granta Parei

Going up to La Pointe Calabre or Granta Parei (depending on the level of skiers) and then back to the cars.


About the guide

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I was born in 1986. I live in Arvier and I'm a mountain guide since 2013. I'm a member the Union Aosta Valley High Mountain Guides and the guiding Alpine Valgrisenche. I'm also a mountain bike instructor recognized by the Italian Cycling Federation since 2004. I have the ISTA certificate since 2015. Please get in touch with me if you want to enjoy the Alps during the summer or winter. It will be my great pleasure to let you discover all the great spots, especially if you come to Italy.


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Prices per person

Group of 1

EUR 1361 each

Group of 2

EUR 702 each

Group of 3

EUR 485 each

Group of 4

EUR 403 each

Group of 5

EUR 361 each

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Price includes

• Guiding fee


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