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Mountaineering stage: discovery and learn

stage-alpinismoMini introduction course on mountaineering. This course is for those who want to learn how to move on ice and rock well enough to do easy routes in high mountain.

Duration: 5 consecutive days

Period: From May to October

Where: Chamonix Mont-Blanc, the world capital of alpinism

Minimum level: Beginners that want to learn something new.
Rate: € 590.00/person. The rate does not include the cableway, meals and accommodation.

Participants: 4 persons


Day 1: Learning of the principal techniques of the progression on rock and safety techniques; all this happens at a bolted crag in the outskirts of Chamonix.

Day 2: Ascent on ice at Mer de Glace, in the heart of Monte Bianco; here we learn to move safely on ice and to correctly use the crampons and ice axe.

Day 3: Ascent on rock at Aiguilles Rouges, in front of the massif of Monte Bianco.

Day 4: Arete of Cosmiques (o Tour Ronde).

Day 5: North – East peak of Aiguille de 1’M (o Tour Ronde).

We provide the necessary mountaineering gear; the schedule could be changed due to meteorological conditions.