• Mountain Climbing

Initiated Glacier hiking: Éperon des Schistes Ridge

Climb this technical and varied route in one of the most remote corners of the range. Enjoy breathtaking views of the Vanoise Glaciers. Cross over Col des Glières Pass (3159m).
1050 m drop - 4 to 5 hours of ascent
Altitude: 3078m
Departure from Pralognan. Possibility to leave from the Col de la Vanoise refuge (reservation made by us). Ascent to the refuge in autonomy the day before the race.

Mountain Climbing Initiated Glacier hiking: Éperon des Schistes Ridge Pralognan-la-Vanoise


Pralognan-la-Vanoise (73710)
Average length : 7h
Animals not allowed

Experience the exceptional by letting yourself be guided by professionals who will share their know-how and their passion for the high mountains with you! From dawn, you can put your guide's advice into practice and set off, like an experienced mountaineer, to conquer one of the most beautiful peaks in the massif!

Minimum number of participants in a group: 2

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    €230,00 per person as a group.
    Not included in this fee: your overnight stay in the hut, the gear needed for the outing, and rescue/repatriation insurance.
    Possibility of doing this glacier hike as a private engagement: €450.00 (1 to 3 people).


    Animals not allowed
    Languages spoken : French

    This glacier hike is for people who already have some experience, are in good physical condition (endurance), have spent some time in the high mountains, and have used crampons at least once.


    From 01/06 to 30/09, every Wednesday.
    As a group.
    Every day in private engagement.

    Subject to favorable weather.

    Average length : 7h

    • Equipment hire
    • Accompanied


    Bureau des guides de Pralognan-La-Vanoise 69 rue du Grand Couloir 73710 Pralognan-la-Vanoise
    Start near : Pralognan-la-Vanoise (73710)
    Information update on 22/04/2024 by Office de Tourisme de Pralognan-la-Vanoise