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Tour of Monviso Tour of Monviso

Tour of Monviso


Great tour to go and see up close the Monviso, the legendary King of Stone! An exciting ski mountaineering outing with 360° views.
PHOTOS

PROGRAM

This route requires a good adaptability because we will spend some of the nights in unattended winter huts and we will need to bring our own food.

DAY

Difference in altitude: 1,300 m
Descent gain: 380 m
Meeting point: meeting in Crissolo (CN) for the equipment check and briefing. Transfer by car to Pian della Regina (Crissolo).

From Pian della Regina (1,714 m), wide slopes and valleys lead to the Colle di Viso. If you wish, you can go on to the top of the Viso Mozzo (3,019 m) and finally go down to the Alpetto hut (2,268  m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 1,300 m
Descent gain: 380 m
Meeting point: meeting in Crissolo (CN) for the equipment check and briefing. Transfer by car to Pian della Regina (Crissolo).

From Pian della Regina (1,714 m), wide slopes and valleys lead to the Colle di Viso. If you wish, you can go on to the top of the Viso Mozzo (3,019 m) and finally go down to the Alpetto hut (2,268  m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 1,100 m
Descent gain: 1,000 m

From the Alpetto hut, wide slopes overlooked by the Monviso (2,727 m) take us first to the Gallarino Pass (2,727 m) and then to the S. Chiaffredo Pass (2,764 m). From here we can climb up to the Malta Peak (2,995 m) or continue down the Valley of the Giargiatte up to the Grange. Here, we continue until we reach the unguarded Vallanta hut (2,450 m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 1,100 m
Descent gain: 1,000 m

From the Alpetto hut, wide slopes overlooked by the Monviso (2,727 m) take us first to the Gallarino Pass (2,727 m) and then to the S. Chiaffredo Pass (2,764 m). From here we can climb up to the Malta Peak (2,995 m) or continue down the Valley of the Giargiatte up to the Grange. Here, we continue until we reach the unguarded Vallanta hut (2,450 m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 600 m
Descent gain: 600 m

We set off towards Colle Losetta before reaching the scenic Losetta Peak (3,054 m). From there we go down to the Refuge du Viso (2,460 m) on French territory where we have dinner and stay the night.

DAY

Difference in altitude: 600 m
Descent gain: 600 m

We set off towards Colle Losetta before reaching the scenic Losetta Peak (3,054 m). From there we go down to the Refuge du Viso (2,460 m) on French territory where we have dinner and stay the night.

DAY

Difference in altitude: 650 m
Descent gain: 1.400 m

From Refuge du Viso we climb to Colle Sellière (2,851 m) where we traverse towards the Luisas Pass (3,019 m) and then climb on the classical and scenic Monte Meidassa (3,105 m). From here with a downhill, we reach the Pian della Regina (1,714 m) where we can enjoy a very good typical meal.

DAY

Difference in altitude: 650 m
Descent gain: 1.400 m

From Refuge du Viso we climb to Colle Sellière (2,851 m) where we traverse towards the Luisas Pass (3,019 m) and then climb on the classical and scenic Monte Meidassa (3,105 m). From here with a downhill, we reach the Pian della Regina (1,714 m) where we can enjoy a very good typical meal.

DETAILS

DURATION
orologio
4 Days
orologio
TECHNICAL DIFFICULTY
stelle
intermediate
stelle
FITNESS LEVEL
cuori
intermediate
cuori
PERSONS
utente
Max 6 for each Mountain Guide
utente
PERIOD
calendario
from 01/03 to 30/04
DURATION
TECHNICAL DIFFICULTY
FITNESS LEVEL
PERSONS
PERIOD
4 Days
intermediate
intermediate
Max 6 for each Mountain Guide
from 01/03 to 30/04
orologio
stelle
cuori
utente
calendario

RATES

1440 € fee per person with 1 participant
720 € fee per person with 2 participants
520 € fee per person with 3 participants
420 € fee per person with 4 participants
360 € fee per person with 5 participants
320 € fee per person with 6 participants
The rate includes
  • the assistance of a UIAGM certified Mountain Guide
  • liability insurance
  • loan of shared safety material

The rate does not include
  • research and rescue insurance with UVGAM coverage (recommended): €12 per person for 7 days
  • the hiring of any personal equipment (avalanche beacon, shovel and probe): €15/day per person while supplies last
  • the hiring of any personal equipment (harness, ice axe, and crampons): €15/day per person while supplies last
  • tickets for lift facilities
  • the Mountain Guide’s expenses (lifts, transfers, meals and accommodation) to be covered by participants
  • transfers, meals and accommodation
  • anything that is not mentioned under "The rate includes"
Notes
  • It is crucial that participants follow all instructions provided by the mountain guides before and during the activities, and that they accept any changes made to the programme in order to guarantee their safety.
  • Fees for lift facilities, transfers and mountain lodges are subject to changes established and applied by the respective owners without any liability attributable to PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides.
  • The rates listed in the “The rate does not include” section are to be considered merely indicative and are therefore subject to changes.
  • PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides reserves the right to change any route or activity programme based on conditions (weather, accessibility, refuge) and participants’ fitness level.
  • The dates indicated for the activities may change due to weather, snow, or soil conditions, etc. In addition, they depend on the date of opening/closing of the lift facilities, which are established seasonally/yearly by the managing entities of the same and, therefore, are not in any way attributable to PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides.
Notes
  • It is crucial that participants follow all instructions provided by the mountain guides before and during the activities, and that they accept any changes made to the programme in order to guarantee their safety.
  • Fees for lift facilities, transfers and mountain lodges are subject to changes established and applied by the respective owners without any liability attributable to PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides.
  • The rates listed in the “The rate does not include” section are to be considered merely indicative and are therefore subject to changes.
  • PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides reserves the right to change any route or activity programme based on conditions (weather, accessibility, refuge) and participants’ fitness level.
  • The dates indicated for the activities may change due to weather, snow, or soil conditions, etc. In addition, they depend on the date of opening/closing of the lift facilities, which are established seasonally/yearly by the managing entities of the same and, therefore, are not in any way attributable to PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides.
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