Cost: £3,310
Ratio (Clients:Guides): 2:1
Estimated Hut and Cable car costs: CHF450 (+ cable cars depending on climbing objectives)
Dates available: 29th June - 13th July 2019, 13th July - 27th July 2019, 27th July - 10th August 2019, 10th August - 24th August 2019

A challenging Technical Mountaineering Course tackling some of the great ridge and face routes on the harder Swiss and Chamonix peaks at AD or D standard. This advanced climbing course is designed for those with prior alpine experience or regular rock climbing and winter mountaineering (to UK Severe/VS and Scottish winter grade III).

Climbing the Tour Ronde North FaceMatterhorn view from Dent Blanche summit

According to conditions we can climb a variety of routes, for example:

Mixed and Rock: climb classic technical routes at AD and D standard such as the Breithorn Traverse, Dent du Géant and Rochefort Ridge, Dent Blanche, Weisshorn and Zinal Rothorn plus superb training routes on the Arolla peaks and rock climbs on some of Switzerland's finest crags.

North Faces: climb snow and ice routes such as the Pigne d'Arolla, Tour Ronde, Lenspitze, or Ober Gabelhorn N Faces, or the Grand Combin, Nadelgrat or Rochefort traverses.

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For information on accommodation and what's included in our Technical Mountaineering Course prices click here.