6 Day Ski Touring Trip in the Swiss Alps
At 4634m Monte Rosa is the highest mountain in Switzerland and second highest mountain in western Europe. This magnificent mountain is located in the Penine Alps on the border between Italy and Switzerland, where we will climb some of the amazing 4000m peaks of the Monte Rosa massif.
Discover the wild and remote backcountry of the Penine Alps with a fully qualified and experienced Chamex mountain guide. Climb majestic peaks and ski untouched snow. Experience the unique atmosphere of the alpine mountain huts.
On this trip we will climb a number of the 4000m peaks in the Valais; the Monte Rosa, Breithorn, Allalinhorn, Stralhorn and the Alphubel. You will enjoy some amazing off-piste ski descents of up to 1800 vertical meters.
This is an advanced, high-altitude ski touring trip; you will need to be an expert in ski touring and be physically strong and fit. We strongly recommend that you do an acclimatisation tour prior to the trip.
If you are not sure if you have the required level of skiing experience and/or fitness, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We are happy to advise you on choosing the right trip for your level.
This trip is recommended for people with experience of ski mountaineering, the ideal preparation is our ski mountaineering course.
If the weather and/or snow conditions are not favourable for this itinerary, we will find the best solution or plan “B” - another tour of the same level, duration and cost. Safety is our priority and your mountain guide will plan the trip accordingly, to make sure that you have the best possible experience of ski touring in the Alps.