Cost: £2,400
Ratio (Clients:Guides): 1:1/2:1
Estimated Hut and Cable car costs: dependent on activities
Dates available: Contact us for more details.

This is a private trip for 3 weeks from 4 to 25 August (4th and 25th being arrival and departure days).

The cost is £6915 in total with a non-refundable deposit of £2400 payable upon booking and the balance of £4515 payable by 15 July by bank transfer to:

Frost Guiding Courses Limited
Account number: 20385417
Sort Code: 20-33-96
IBAN: GB70 BARC 2033 9620 3854 17
Barclays Bank plc, 83 Argyll Street, Glasgow

The total cost of £6915 includes:

  • 12 days of 1:1 private guiding from 5 to 10 August and from 19 to 24 August
  • 6 days of 2:1 guiding in the Arolla valley on our Alpine Progression course from 12 to 17 August
  • All guides expenses for the Alpine Progression course
  • Guides hut expenses for up to 6 nights in total for the two weeks of private guiding
  • Transport between Evolene and all climbing venues
  • Equipment hire for 3 weeks (helmet, harness, ice axe and crampons)
  • Valley food and accommodation in our Evolene chalet from Saturday 4 August to Friday 24 August (inclusive) - excluding cost of dinner in local restaurant on Friday nights
  • Single room supplement for weeks 4 to 11 August and 18 to 25 August (the middle week will be in a shared room)

Costs to be met by the client include:

  • Travel to and from Evolene from UK
  • Rescue and travel insurance (e.g. BMC Alpine and Ski policy)
  • Clients own hut expenses
  • Additional hut nights for the guide on the private guiding weeks if these exceed 6 nights in total
  • Lift, tunnel and parking expenses (is any) for client and guide on the 2 private guiding weeks
  • CHF100 supplement for guides Hornli hut cost if attempting the Matterhorn
  • Besso Alpine Mountaineering