Alpine Private Guiding (2:1)

Cost: £1,725
Ratio (Clients:Guides): 2:1
Estimated Hut and Cable car costs: CHF220 (+ cable cars depending on climbing objectives)
Dates available: 13th June - 20th June 2020, 20th June - 27th June 2020, 27th June - 4th July 2020, 4th July - 11th July 2020, 11th July - 18th July 2020, 18th July - 25th July 2020, 25th July - 1st August 2020, 1st August - 8th August 2020, 8th August - 15th August 2020, 15th August - 22nd August 2020, 22nd August - 29th August 2020, 29th August - 5th September 2020, 5th September - 12th September 2020, 12th September - 19th September 2020

Our Mountain Guides will work with you to set an itinerary for the week and guide you safely on your chosen climbs while you enjoy the friendly atmosphere of our alpine chalet, warm hospitality and home cooking on your nights in the valley.

Climb in the Val d'Herens, Saas Tal, Zermatt, Oberland, Chamonix or Aosta areas on routes of your choice. Please give us an idea of what you'd like to do on your booking form (using the "Previous experience and requirements" box).

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Potential objectives are plentiful. Ideas include: Mont Blanc, the Dent Blanche, Zinal Rothorn, Gran Paradiso, Douves Blanches Arete or traverses of the Eveque or Mont Blanc de Cheilon.

To book this week you should book as a group of 2 to share your guide on a 2:1 ratio (a 1:1 option is offered here).

The price includes:

  • 6 days guiding with your own dedicated guide (for a group of 2)
  • fully catered valley accommodation in Evolene for up to 7 nights as per our other Alpine Courses* (see general info page for details)
  • guides hut and travel expenses for up to 3 nights in huts (excluding cable cars, trains and tunnels)

*There is a CHF100 per person per night supplement in mid June and mid September for extra hotel costs if a minimum of 3 nights is not spent in huts (ie the supplement is up to 2 nights at CHF100 per person half board).

Single supplements and double rooms for valley accommodation can be reserved (subject to availability).

Cable cars/tunnels/trains are not included in the price or estimated costs as these will vary depending upon what you choose to do. You can pay these expenses in cash if/as they arise, together with the guides cost of a 4th or 5th hut night should that be required.

What our clients say:

"Our guide adapted to our needs and wants and yet pushed us to achieve beyond our comfort zone" Sue, Sept 2018

"We had a brilliant time with James. James is great company, an outstanding guide and we appreciated the way in which he approached what was a challenging week in terms of the high temperatures. Thanks for arranging for us to have him as our guide." Steve & Ian, 2015

Private guiding is also available on a "guiding only" basis (without valley accommodation). Please contact us for a quote ([email protected]).