Snowshoeing days at Brunet mountain hut (Valais)

Duration : 3 days

Switzerland

Level : intermediate

from 432 € / p. from 1 to 6 persons

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Description

Discover beautiful winter landscapes with during this long snowshoeing weekend at the Cabane de Brunet.

Have you ever wondered what it’s like wake up in a cozy mountain hut surrounded by snowy peaks, snow covered alpine pastures and pur silence? Imagine waking up in the early hours, all that’s on your list today is to discover this beautiful landscape on snowshoes… A peek out the window reminds you of where you are. You drink your hot coffee while taking in the immensity of the Valais Alps. Are you ready?

What if the dream comes true? Promising an exceptional, authentic adventure, the Brunet mountain hut nestled on the heights of the Val de Bagnes at the foot of the Petit Combin, awaits. This new renovated wood-and-stone chalet is passionately maintained and the perfect location for our snowshoe tour.

Program

Day 1: Martigny – Cabane de Brunet

Wee meet at the train station in Martigny (Switzerland) and drive to the start of our tour in the Val de Bagnes. From here we hike up to the beautiful Brunet hut. After a warm drink we start exploring the nearby winter wonderland and practice searching with the avalanche beacon. Before dinner we plan tomorrows tour. Our host is a great chef and we’ll be treated to a delicious dinner.

  • Night at Cabane de Brunet
Day 2: Possible tour up to Mont Rogneux (3083m) 

Depending on the weather and conditions we enjoy a snow shoeing day on the foot of Grand Combin. There will be enough time to analyse our itinerary as we go. We pick nick in the mountains and get back to the cozy hut for a warm apple cake. 

After a well deserved siesta we plan tomorrows tour and the descent back down to the valley. 

  • Dinner and night at Cabane de Brunet
Day 3: Mountain lake – Martigny

A half day tour before starting the descent back down to the valley. There are many little, frozen alpine lakes to discover and the terrain is perfect for snowshoeing. 

We’ll be back in Martigny around 4pm.

The price includes

  • Supervision by the mountain leader.
  • 2 nights in a double room.
  • Half board.
  • 2 picnics.
  • Transport Martigny - hiking start and back to Martigny.
  • Guide's expenses.
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The price does not include

  • Drinks.
  • Transport to/from Martigny.
  • Personal equipment.

Accommodation

Cabane de Brunet

Next departures :

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

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