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Category: Day mountaineering
Duration: Half a day
Price from: 105 €


The Compagnie des Guides de Chamonix makes you enjoy a unique experience in the Mountain Guides’ footstep. In a playful and thrilling route, you will discover verticality: abseiling, zipline and monkey bridge. You will evolve in equipped gorges composed of rocks and ice steps requiring the use of mountaineering equipment: harness, helmet, crampons, ice axe and rope. You will also have to be well balanced to complete this route, which offers dizzying crossings and many unusual passages!
This activity in the Mountain Guides’ footstep is accessible from 12 years old and is aimed to people wishing to enjoy an original adventure. At the heart of the winter mountain, it favors a fun and playful approach that makes it accessible to all.



The group formula associates people who do not necessarily know each other. It is ideal for people looking for group friendliness and attractive prices.

Dates (group booking) : See online booking

Meeting point (group booking) : 9.00am at Buet train station

Guding policy (group booking) : Group of 5 people maximum per guide
Minimum 12 years old accompanied by a parent

Price 2023 (group booking) : 105€ per person based on a minimum of 3 participants

This price includes : 
- mountain guiding services
- technical equipment : crampons, ice axe, helmet & harness

This price does not include :
- high mouintain boots with a rigid sole,
- transfert by Train

Group :  A minimum of 3 people are required to guarantee the trip
Maximum 5 people per guide


A private formula is the historical relationship that binds a mountain leader to their clients. It allows you to be alone or in your own group with your mountain leader who will meet your specific needs. It is undoubtedly the ideal formula realise your projects because it guarentees you a maximum amount of comfort.

Dates (private booking) : See online booking

Meeting point (private booking) : Your guide will call you the evening before your trip around 6.30pm to organize the meeting time and place

Guiding policy (private booking) : Between 1 - 5 people per guide
Minimum 8 years old

Prices 2023 :
Group from 1 to 2 people : 290€
Group from 3 to 4 people : 305€
Group of 5 people : 320€

The price includes :
- mountain guiding services

The price does not include :
- technical equipment
- lift passes
- transfer
- picnic & snack

Further information

In this section, find all the information about this activity. For further information, please contact our advisor.

Duration : half day

Location :  Berard crag site - Vallorcine

Ability level : The choice of a suitable destination is essential for you to fully enjoy your trip. This trip is for people who practice regular physical activity. It does not require any previous mountaineering experience.

Formality : Make sure you have valid repatriation insurance for this activity


We recommend that you take special care in choosing your equipment because it contributes greatly to the success of your trip. As alpine conditions can be highly variable with sudden changes, it can get very cold in altitude, it is preferable to have numerous layers rather than one thick piece of clothing.

- Back pack
- Mountaineering boots with a rigid sole
- Crampons
- Ice axe and Telescopic poles
- Harness
- Helmet
- Gaters if your trousers require them

- Suitable clothing adapted to mountaineering
- Windproof jacket
- A pair of thin gloves
- A pair of warm gloves

- Sunglasses catagory 4
- Suncream
- Gourde at least 1.5L
- Picnic, snacks

Our Rental Partners : You can rent your equipment with our rental shops partners and benefit from special price Sanglard Sports, Ravanel & CoConcept Pro Shop
Our Equipment Partners : Millet, Dynastar, Julbo, Grivel & Monnet

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CO2 emitted per person for the activity: 3 kg. In order to limit global warming to +2°C by 2100, the COP-21 agreement stipulates that each human should emit no more than 2t of CO2 per year. According to the French Ministry of Ecology, today European citizens emit an average of 11t per year, and American citizens emit an average of 21t annually.

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