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Tour of Gran Paradiso Tour of Gran Paradiso

Tour of Gran Paradiso


This tour is considered one of the most beautiful backcountry ski tours of the Alps. Five exciting days with skis on feet!
PHOTOS

PROGRAM

DAY

Difference in altitude: 950 m
Ascent time: 3-4 hours
Meeting point: Aosta, around 11.00 a.m., equipment check and short briefing with the Guide before transfer by car to Val di Cogne-Valnontey

Climb to Sella hut (2.588 m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 950 m
Ascent time: 3-4 hours
Meeting point: Aosta, around 11.00 a.m., equipment check and short briefing with the Guide before transfer by car to Val di Cogne-Valnontey

Climb to Sella hut (2.588 m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 1,400 m
Descent gain: 1,200 m
Ascent/descent time: 7-8 hours

Climbing up the glaciers Lauson and Grand Valley will take us to the top of the Grand Sertz Peak (3,552 m). We will go down along the Valsavarenche side on the slope along the glacier Timorion, crossing the Grand Neyron glacier and then we’ll go up the Col Grand Neyron where is the Sberna bivouac (3,414 m). Descent through the Montandayné glacier to Rifugio Chabod (2,750 m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 1,400 m
Descent gain: 1,200 m
Ascent/descent time: 7-8 hours

Climbing up the glaciers Lauson and Grand Valley will take us to the top of the Grand Sertz Peak (3,552 m). We will go down along the Valsavarenche side on the slope along the glacier Timorion, crossing the Grand Neyron glacier and then we’ll go up the Col Grand Neyron where is the Sberna bivouac (3,414 m). Descent through the Montandayné glacier to Rifugio Chabod (2,750 m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 1,360 m
Descent gain: 1,360 m
Ascent/descent time: 5-6 hours

We will climb to Gran Paradiso (4,061 m) along the glacier Laveciau. Then, we will go down on the Gran Paradiso Glacier to reach the Rifugio Vittorio Emanuele (2,735 m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 1,360 m
Descent gain: 1,360 m
Ascent/descent time: 5-6 hours

We will climb to Gran Paradiso (4,061 m) along the glacier Laveciau. Then, we will go down on the Gran Paradiso Glacier to reach the Rifugio Vittorio Emanuele (2,735 m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 900 m
Descent gain: 1,400 m
Ascent/descent time: 6-7 hours

From the hut we will climb towards the Gran Paradiso pass (3,345 m); once we reach it, we’ll go down along the Noaschetta glacier until the Ivrea bivouac (2,770 m). We climb back to the Becchi pass (2,990 m) and from here down to the Pontese hut (2,200 m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 900 m
Descent gain: 1,400 m
Ascent/descent time: 6-7 hours

From the hut we will climb towards the Gran Paradiso pass (3,345 m); once we reach it, we’ll go down along the Noaschetta glacier until the Ivrea bivouac (2,770 m). We climb back to the Becchi pass (2,990 m) and from here down to the Pontese hut (2,200 m).

DAY

Difference in altitude: 1,100 m
Descent gain: 1,800 m
Ascent/descent time: 6-8 hours

From the Pontese hut, we will climb to the Colle di Teleccio (3,304 m). From here we will follow the Valleille glacier, then the Valleille and continue up to Lillaz (1,617 m) where we will return to the car in Valnontey by public transport or taxi.

DAY

Difference in altitude: 1,100 m
Descent gain: 1,800 m
Ascent/descent time: 6-8 hours

From the Pontese hut, we will climb to the Colle di Teleccio (3,304 m). From here we will follow the Valleille glacier, then the Valleille and continue up to Lillaz (1,617 m) where we will return to the car in Valnontey by public transport or taxi.

DETAILS

DURATION
orologio
5 Days
orologio
TECHNICAL DIFFICULTY
stelle
intermediate
stelle
FITNESS LEVEL
cuori
intermediate
cuori
PERSONS
utente
max 5 per ogni Guida Alpina
utente
PERIOD
calendario
from 01/03 to 31/05
DURATION
TECHNICAL DIFFICULTY
FITNESS LEVEL
PERSONS
PERIOD
5 Days
intermediate
intermediate
max 5 per ogni Guida Alpina
from 01/03 to 31/05
orologio
stelle
cuori
utente
calendario

RATES

1800 € fee per person with 1 participant
900 € fee per person with 2 participants
650 € fee per person with 3 participants
535 € fee per person with 4 participants
450 € fee per person with 5 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
  • the Mountain Guide’s expenses (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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