Ski touring from Vélan to Chamonix

Duration : 5 days

France, Northern Alps, Italy, Alps, Switzerland

Level : good skier used to raids

from 380 € / p. from 3 to 6 persons

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Description

Go on an original ski touring crossing, away from the crowds of the "haute route".

From Bourg-Saint-Pierre you will go from east to west to finish in Chamonix by skiing, after crossing the Valais, the Aosta valley and the Mont-Blanc massif.

Several options and variants will remain to be defined according to the weather and snow conditions and the hazards met ...

Program

D1: Climb to the Vélan hut.
Departure from Bourg-Saint-Pierre for about 1000 meters of positive elevation.

D2: Crossing to the Grand-Saint-Bernard Hospice.

D3: Crossing to Bonatti refuge in the Italian Val Ferret.

D4: Descent of the Val Ferret to Courmayeur then cable car to Torino refuge.

D5: Day of reserve or descent of the Combe Maudite and of the Vallée Banche.

The price includes

  • Supervision by the mountain guide.
  • The guide's fees.
  • Loan of safety equipment (transceiver, showel, probe).

The price does not include

  • Your equipment adapted to the practice of ski touring.
  • Transport (carpooling possible), shuttles, transfers and skipass.
  • Accommodations (in refuge).
  • Your ski insurance in Europe / Switzerland (2,90€/day).
  • Anything not mentioned in "The price includes".

Accommodation

  • Refuge.
Next departures :

No scheduled departure, but you can contact me to book your dates.

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