• Mountain Climbing

Stage alpinisme initiation 3 jours - Compagnie des Guides de Chamonix

This 3-day Initiation & Discovery course is the gateway to the world of high mountains. It guarantees a progressive introduction to the exceptional scenery of the Chamonix Valley and Mont-Blanc Massif.

Mountain Climbing Stage alpinisme initiation 3 jours - Compagnie des Guides de Chamonix Chamonix-Mont-Blanc


Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (74400)
Average length : 3 Days
Animals not allowed
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Day 1
Climbing school
Departure from Chamonix for the Gaillands crag. Learn rock climbing techniques: roping, belaying and belaying. Lead climbing or top-roping as you wish.
Equipment required for this day: climbing shoes, harness and helmet.

Day 2
Ice school
First approach or review: learning the various techniques specific to glacier terrain: classic 10-point cramponing, roped progression, belaying...
Equipment required for this day: mountain boots, harness, helmet, crampons and ice axe.

Day 3
Day race
It's time to put what you've learned in the previous days to good use! The destination will be chosen with your guide according to the group's objectives and current mountain conditions. Examples: Pointe Lachenal (3,613m), Traversée de Aiguilles Crochues (2,840m).
Equipment you'll need for the day: your guide will tell you what equipment you'll need, depending on the type of climb you'll be doing.

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    Adult: from 580 €.

    Number of participants : 3 pers. Min. - 4 pers. Max.


    Animals not allowed
    Languages spoken : English, French


    From 01/05 to 31/10/2024, daily.

    Subject to favorable weather.

    Average length : 3 Days



    Maison de la Montagne 190 place de l'Eglise 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
    Start near : Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (74400)

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    Information update on 30/04/2024 by Office de Tourisme de la Vallée de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc