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SUMMer holidays

GlaciEr Hiking CHAMONIX ZERMATT

 

 

 

 

 

 

Duration : 7 days

Departure 2008 :

Programed départure :

- 22nd of June

- 13th of July

- 27th of july

- 17th of august

Départure on request :

all sunday to june till september

Contact us to complete the stays!

Nomber of persons : 8 maximum.

PRICE : contact us for more informations!

Votre séjour à la carte, cet hiver dans un chalet ou un hôtel du Mont Blanc : à Chamonix ou à Megève

 

We propose you to hike glacier during 7 days, all include between Chamonix and Zermatt.

The Chamonix Zermatt glacier hiking 7 days course is a great way to make your first step in the mountaineering world. During this Chamonix Zermatt Haute Route, you will cross some of
the more beautifull part of the Alps .
It's an unforgettable experience .

Sunday

Meeting point at Chamonix train station at 12.30 pm. We will check all your gears before to start this Chamonix Zermatt Haute Route . We will take then the Tour lift to Charamillon pass Following a footpath we will reach "Albert 1er" hut, height 8,865 feet. Night in the hut. The glacier hiking Chamonix Zermatt Haute Route start !
Duration of walking: 3 hours. Length : 4 miles. Difference of level : 2,789 feet up.

Monday

In the early morning we will start walking on the glacier and we will cross the pass of Le Tour, 10,768 feet, on the Swiss border. We will walk on the glacier of Trient, below the " Aiguilles Dorées " At the end of the glacier a path will bring us at the Breya chairlift. Without effort we will arrive in Champex village, 4,724 feet. We will sleep at the Alpine Club lodge,
Duration of walking: 6 hours. Length : 10 miles. Difference of level : 1,902 feet up, 3,596 feet down.

Thuesday

By minibus we will reach the top of Mauvoisin dam, 6,443 feet. Following a path we will arrive at the end of afternoon at the Chanrion hut, 8,077 feet.
Duration of walking: 3 hours and a half. Length : 6 miles. Difference of level : 2,218 feet up, 584 feet down.

Wednesday

Today we will to walk on the Otemma glacier After four hours walking , we will reach the Chermotane pass and then the Vignettes hut, 10,361 feet. It's the first eagle nest of the Chamonix Zermatt Haute Route !
Duration of walking: 6 hours. Length : 9 miles. Difference of level : 2,776 feet up, 492 feet down.

Thursday

Ascent of the Evêque pass (11,128 feet), on the Italian border. Descent of the High Glacier of Arolla to Plans Bertol, 8,530 feet. Then a good footpath goes up, following moraines ridges, till a small glacier, and to the fixed ladders which give you the access to Bertol hut, 10,863 feet, the other eagle nest of your Chamonix Zermatt Haute Route .
Duration of walking: 7 hours. Length : 10 miles. Difference of level : 3,770 feet up, 3,268 feet down.

Friday

Today you will climb the Tête Blanche, 12,218 feet. You will have the best view of Matterhorn, Dent d'Hérens and Dentnorth face Mont-Blanc e. The descent of Stöcki glacier will offer you few jumps over crevasses ! Finally you will path will arrive at the Schönbiel hut, 8,838 feet, the wiew on Matterhorn North face is amazing
Duration of walking: 6 to 7 hours. Length : 9 miles. Difference of level : 1,991 feet up, 4,016 feet down

Saturday

We will go down the Zmuttgletscher moraine. Then a footpath going through many small pastures you will see a lot of small chalets, and you will arrive in the center of Zermatt, facing Matterhorn .

From there, a bus ride will bring us back to Chamonix and to reality, filled with the memory of this beautiful high alpine world, left behind. This the end of the Chamonix Zermatt summer Haute Route !

Duration of walking: 3 to 4 hours. Length : 6 miles. Difference of level : 3,570 feet down.

If you are interested, contact us by e-mail :

info@mont-blanc-luxury.co.uk

 

  SUMMER CORPORATE EVENTS : Chamonix, Megeve, La Clusaz, Annecy Lake | SUMMER ACTIVE HOLIDAYS|
WINTER CORPORATE EVENTS : Chamonix, Megeve, La Clusaz | WINTER ACTIVE HOLIDAYS |

Partner : Mountain Guide Adventure