This beginner- intermediate learning and training course is a great way to approach and improve basic mountaineering techniques, including roping up, walking with crampons, using an ice-axe , basic knots… We learn and review all the necessary mountain techniques and device to safely venture near the legendary peaks of the Mont Blanc massif. From spring to autumn, in groups of 4 minimum, the glacier of Mer de glace is the perfect place to get familiar to ice.
Due to the constant receding action of glaciers, this activity requires to be available all day.
Taking place on the Mer de Glace or Argentiere glacier depending on the openings and conditions
Price 2018 : 123€ per person. Minimum 4 persons.
- Guiding service
- Lift ticket
Not included :
- Personnal equipment (Mountaineering Boots – Crampons – Ice Axe – Harness - Helmet)
- Pic nic
Price 2018 :
340€ for the guide for one day , maximum 6 persons.
Ticket to access Mer de glace with the Montenvers cog train.
Personal mountaineering equipment.
Take out lunch