Trek Chamonix- Zermat

 

Programme:

Day 1 : (↗ 502m ↘ 0m)  Tour village - chairlift col de Balme (2200m)- Refuge Albert 1er (2702m)  Crampon technic revision on the Tour glacier.

Day 2 : (↗ 586m ↘ 1094m)  Refuge Albert 1er (2702m)- Tour Glacier - col sup du Tour(3288m) - Trient Glacier – Orny Glacier  – Chairlift de la breya (2194m) -  Champex  Village (1466m)

Day 3 : (↗ 1267m ↘ 315m)   Champex (1466m)- Taxi to Mauvoisin Dam (1976m)- Gietroz Glacier  - col de Cheilon (3243m) – Cabane des Dix (2928m)

Day 4 : (↗ 922m ↘ 690m)    Cabane des Dix (2928m)- Pigne d’Arolla ( 3790m)- Cabane des Vignettes (3160m)

Day 5 : (↗ 1259m ↘ 985m)     Cabane des Vignettes (3160m)- Otemma glacier (3037m) -  Col de l’Eveque (3382m) - Arolla Glacier - plan Bertol (2520m) -  Cabane Bertol (3311m)

Day 6 : (↗ 618m ↘ 2107m)      Cabane de Bertol (3311m) – Montminé Glacier (3200m) - Tête blanche (3707m)- Stokji Glacier– Zermat (1600m) - Return taxi to Chamonix

Duration:  6 Days 

DatesMid June to mid August

Participants: 6 maximum

Tarifs: 

1 -2 pers 3 - 4 pers 5 - 6 pers
380 € / day 400 € / day 420 € / day

This price includes guiding fee and supervision and the loan of certain equipment. 

Equipement:

 Technical material        clothes      additionnal equipement
 Rucksack (45l)  mountaineering trousers, leggings, technical base layers  sun glasses
 crampons  fleece jacket a light / a Warm  (or equivalent)  sun cream
 harness  wind jacket  food and beverage
 helmet Technical underwear  first aid kit , toiletries
 Ice axe  gloves  camera
 Mountain boots adapted for crampons  beanie and peaked cap  headlamp
walking poles   an other layer in case...(change of socks, underwear)  sleeping bag liner

supplied by guide

Additional information:

No real technical difficulties but as the trek occurs at altitude, it is necessary to be an experienced walker and have a good physical condition with practising an endurance sport, such as running or cycling.

At any one time, the guide has the right to modify the itinerary, according to the weather conditions and the physical aptitude of the participants

 

 

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