This is the ultimate summer trek for lovers of a high alpine environment.
This trek is ideal for experienced glacier trekkers in good physical condition with 5 to 7 hours of walking per day. You must carry all your equipment and belonging on this trek.
We work with established local guides in Chamonix to provide the best value and quality of guiding possible. Your guide will be a licensed French high mountain guide from the Chamonix area and your group will be a combination of hikers of different nationalities.
2012 dates: Every Saturday from June 18 through August 20
Note: Groups are typically put in place every April and May.
GROUP TO JOIN: August 18-25, 2012
Itinerary in Brief
- DAY 1: Arrival
- DAY 2: Trek from the Col de Balme to the Albert 1er Hut
- DAY 3: Trek on the Tour glacier to Champex
- DAY 4: Trek to the Dix Hut
- DAY 5: Trek to the Vignettes Hut
- DAY 6: Trek to the Bertol Hut
- DAY 7: Trek to Zermatt
- DAY 8: Departure
LOCATIONS: France, Switzerland
ACTIVITIES: Mountain Trekking