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Snowshoes glacier hiking

Snowshoes on your feet, discover the glaciers of the "Mer de Glace" and the "Col du Géant" in an original way. 3-day circuit also.

Sporting activities Snowshoes glacier hiking Megève


Megève (74120)
Average length : 1 Days
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The "Mer de Glace" glacier: Discover a glacier in the heart of the Mont-Blanc massif; a day's hike with access by the Montenvers train. A magnificent path unfolds among crevasses, blades of ice and torrents crossing the glacier surface. Accessible to all keen walkers.
The "Col du Géant": Going into Italy through the Mont-Blanc tunnel we take to the heights with the cable car "de la pointe Heilbronner". Return trip either to the "Col des Marbrèes" or the "Col du Géant".
3-day circuit in the heart of the Mont-Blanc massif: Departure from the Aiguille du Midi vertical ascent cable car, crossing the Vallée Blanche, overnight in the Torino refuge. Descent to the Requin refuge, walk across the Leschaux glacier, then return to Chamonix by the Montenvers train. For good walkers.

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    From 17/12 to 24/12/2022
    Fee: 390 €.

    From 25/12/2022 to 01/01/2023
    Fee: 490 €.

    From 02/01 to 10/02/2023
    Fee: 390 €.

    From 11/02 to 26/02/2023
    Fee: 490 €.

    From 27/02 to 30/04/2023
    Fee: 390 €.

    Rates from 1 to 6 people.

    Methods of payment accepted : Bank/credit card, Check, Travellers Cheque, Cash


    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : English, French


    From 17/12/2022 to 30/04/2023, daily.

    Subject to favorable weather.

    Average length : 1 Days

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    • Equipment provided


    76 rue Ambroise Martin 74120 Megève
    Start near : Megève (74120)

    Icefalls of and around Megève

    Information update on 12/09/2022 by Mairie de Megève