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Wildstrubel Range - 4 days

Wildstrubel Range - 4 days
Physical Level 2  
Technical Level 2  
Category Ski Touring
Number of days : 4
Price : 800€

Above the upper Rhône valley, as an extension of the Bernese Oberland range, the Wildstrubel is composed of beautiful 3 000 meter peaks from where we can admire amazing surroundings. A ski tourer’s paradise with an endless choice of routes and skiable peaks of all difficulties. The area’s profile allows flexibility in the program, which can easily be adapted to snow conditions and group preferences.

Day 1
We drive to Loeche les bains (Leukerbad) in Switzerland and take the cable car of Gemmi. At the top of the lift, we go down to the Dauben lake (2 200m). We ski tour up the Gemmi pick (2 855m): beautiful panorama on the 4000 meters’ peaks of the Valais canton. We ski down a long time to reach the hut Schwarenbach (2 060m).
Vertical gain: 650m / vertical drop: 1000m

Day 2
Continuing up the valley, we ski across to reach the Lammerenhütte (2 501m). Ascent of the Rote Totz (2 848m) and ski down to the hut. (2 501m)
Vertical gain: 800m / verticall drop: 350m

Day 3
Several peaks form the Wildstrubel range, spreading over 3 km, and rising at approximately the same altitude. Following the Wildstrubelgletscher, we ski up and down the Grosstrubel (3 243m). We enjoy a superb panorama over Gruyère and the large Plaine Morte glacier. Night to Lammerenhütte (2 501m).
Vertical gain: 750 m / vertical drop: 750 m

Day 4
Halfway through the Gemmi lift, we ski up and down the Daubenhorn (2 942m). Beautiful panoramic view on the 4000 meters’ peaks of the Valais canton.
Vertical gain: 700m/ vertical drop: 1000 m

This program is a general guideline for the trip. The guide alone can decide and apply changes in the program during the trip, according to weather and terrain conditions, skiers physical condition and skills.

01/03/2018 - 800 € par pers.
15/03/2018 - 800 € par pers.
12/04/2018 - 800 € par pers.
19/04/2018 - 800 € par pers.

Trip Classification:

 

Skiing ability:  See the document skiing technique and physical condition form

Preparing for the trip: One week before the trip, the head-guide will contact you to answer any questions you may have and provide complementary information (i.e. touring gear, clothing, specific equipment etc.).

Guiding policy: The group is composed of 4 to 6 skiers maximum per guide. The Compagnie des Guides de Chamonix's guiding policy is one of the strictest in the mountain guiding business.

Accommodation: In catered mountain huts (nights in dormitories), or comfortable mountain inns. Showers are available on first day.

Equipment:  See the equipment form.

You can rent your equipment through the following links. You will benefit from special prices: Sanglard and Ravanel&Co.

Documentation: ID or valid passport.
Having a repatriation insurance is mandatory.

Cancellation insurance is highly recommended.
We provide optional insurance contracts for  repatriation and trip cancellation for the following countries:

France(exclusively metropolitan and  Monaco) - Western Europe (Germany - Andorra – Austria –Belgium -Denmark-French oversea departments (Guadeloupe – Guyana- Martinique- Mayotte and the  Reunion Island) –  Spain, Finland, France, Gibraltar,  Greece, Ireland, Italy,  Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Norway, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, The Netherlands, Portugal, the United Kingdom, Saint Martin-Sweden and Switzerland.

Dates 2018: Thursday to Sunday.

March 1st to 4th – March 15th to 18th
April 12th to 15th – April 19th to 22nd

Meeting point: 9.00AM in front of the cash desk of Gemmi lift (Loeche les bains/Leukerbad).
(Participants may leave personal belongings in our office until group returns).

2018 Prices:800€ per person (4 skiers minimum).

Included in the package:

- Mountain guiding service,

- Half-board in mountain huts (dinner, breakfast and night),

- Take out lunches and daily snacks,

- Lift access and shuttles during the tour,

- Avalanche transceiver (DVA), shovel, probe and harness rental.

 

Not included:

- Personal drinks,

- Personal technical equipment, personal expenses (bring some extra cash: euros and swiss francs)

- Transfers

We can organize and privatize this ski touring trip for you.

You are your own group (friends, family…)? We propose you a personalized trip; you chose your date of departure
(depending on hut availability).

Number of participant

Price per person

2

1 465,00 €

3

1 080,00 €

4

890,00 €

5

775,00 €

6

700,00 €

Contact: Célia
Phone number: 0033 4 50 53 00 88

MAISON DE LA MONTAGNE

190 place de l'Eglise
F 74400 CHAMONIX

+33 (0)4 50 53 00 88
info@chamonix-guides.com