Classic peaks in the Monte Rosa massif
Ascent of Switzerland's highest summit, Dufourspitze 4634m
|Guiding by a mountain guide from Grindelwald,|
4 nights in bunk room with half-board,
|grindelwaldSPORTS mountain guide|
The Monte Rosa massif is a classic alpine ski touring area. It is fascinating to ski amongst these mighty summits and wild glacier terrain. Before we set our aim on the Dufourspitze summit, we take a little detour to the southern slopes for a few warm up and acclimatisation tours.
Meet at Zermatt and ski up to the Monte Rosa hut 2795m.
We cross Ludwigshöhe 4341m and travere to the Italian Mantova hut 3470m.
Ascent of Signalkuppe 4554m, ski descent to Monte Rosa hut at 2795m.
Ascent of Dufourspitze 4634m- the high light of the week.
We cross over the Weisstor pass at 3609m and ski down to Saas Grund. Departure.
Our mountain guide will meet you at the train station in Zermatt at 10.15am.