Le Mont-Blanc : A coveted summit, mythical, dream...4810m !

Reaching the top of Mont-Blanc requires a technical preparation but also and mostly, a good acclimation to altitude without which the summi could well remain only a dream. 

Choose the formula that suits you best!

OBJECTIVE MONT BLANC - 5 DAYS

This course is for people with excellent physical condition and who regularly practice sport because we move in altitude and on glacial terrain.
It is strongly recommended to have a prior alpine experience, even if this is not an obligation. 

This course offers you to acquire in a short time the technical knowledge as well as the acclimatization necessary for the realization of your project: preparatory races and adaptation to the altitude, will allow you a smooth acclimatization and you will thus obtain the essential bases for evolve above 4000m altitude.
In an appropriate educational framework, advised and encouraged, you will find the necessary energy to reach the coveted summit.

So you will have to have an excellent physical condition and nature may show you what is most beautiful.

DAY 1 :  Glacier hikes on the Mer de Glace in order to learn crampons and ice axe tecnhiques. Night in Chamonix.
DAY 2 : You will take a little more height by going to cross "La Vallée Blanche" from Aiguille du Midi to 3842m altitude, night in Chamonix.
DAY 3 : Departure for Mont Blanc from Les Houches, by taking the Bellevue cable car and the Mont Blanc train between Col de Voza and Le Nid d'Aigle. You will walk to the refuge of Tête Rousse at 3167m above sea level where you will sleep.
DAY 4 : Ascent to Gouter hut, by the ridge of the Gouter, at an altitude of 3815 m, then climb Mont Blanc via the Bosses ridge on the same day. Night at the refuge of the taste.
DAY 5 : Return to the valley from the hut.

The program can be modified according to the weather conditions.

Price: 1790 € / person on a basis of 2 people.
This rate includes:
- the commitment of the guide
- the 2 nights in the refuges of "Tête Rousse" and " Du Gouter" for you and the guide in half pension.
- The lift pass
This price does not include:
- lunch (picnic)
- Your personal material (see the information at the bottom of the page)

 

 MONT BLANC ASCENT by the normal route - 3 JOURS

For people who already have a good experience in mountaineering, cramponing, good physical condition, but who wish to take their time on the climb by doing it in 3 stages with 2 nights in refuge: Red Head and Snack.

DAY 1: Departure for Mont Blanc from Les Houches, by taking the Bellevue cable car and the Mont Blanc train between Col de Voza and Le Nid d'Aigle. You will walk to the refuge of Tête Rousse at 3167m above sea level where you will sleep.
DAY 2: Climb to the Regue du Goûter, by the ridge of the same name, at 3815 m altitude, then climb to Mont Blanc by the ridge of the Bosses, the same day. Night at the refuge of the taste.
DAY 3: Return to the Valley from the Goûter refuge.

The program can be modified according to the weather conditions.

Price: 1410 € for 1 or 2 people.
This price includes:
- the commitment of the guide.
- safety equipment: helmet, harness and rope.
This price does not include:
- the Bellevue cable car at 18.50 € / person Roundtrip
- Mont Blanc train from Col de Voza to Eagle's Nest at 25 € / person Roundtrip.
- 2 nights in the Tête Rousse and Taste havens for you and the 1/2 board guide.
- Your personal material (see the information at the bottom of the page).

Rates including shelters: 1785 € for one person or 1995 € for 2 people.
This price includes:
- the commitment of the guide.
- 2 nights in the Tête Rousse and Taste havens for you and the 1/2 board guide.
- safety equipment: helmet, harness and rope.
This price does not include:
- the Bellevue cable car at 18.50 € / person Roundtrip.
- Mont Blanc train from Col de Voza to Eagle's Nest at 25 € / person roundtrip.
- Your personal material (see the information at the bottom of the page).

 

ASCENSION DU MONT BLANC par la voie normale - 2 JOURS

For people who already have a good experience in mountaineering, cramponing, good physical condition.

DAY 1: Departure for Mont Blanc from Les Houches, by taking the Bellevue cable car and the Mont Blanc train between Col de Voza and Le Nid d'Aigle. You will walk to the refuge of Goûter at 3815 m altitude, where you will sleep.
DAY 2: Ascension of Mont Blanc by the ridge of Bosses and return to the Valley (about 5h walk for the climb from the refuge) ..

Price 2019 : 1050 € for 1 to 2 people.
This rate includes:
- the commitment of the guide.
- safety equipment: helmet, harness and rope.
This price does not include:
- the Bellevue cable car at 18.50 € / person Roundtrip.
- Mont Blanc train from Col de Voza to Nid d'Aigle at 25 € / person roundtrip.
- 2 nights in the Tête Rousse and Taste havens for you and the 1/2 board guide.
- Your personal material (see the information at the bottom of the page).

Rates including the 2019 refuges: 1265 € for one person or 1380 € for 2 people.
This rate includes:
- the commitment of the guide.
- 2 nights in the Tête Rousse and Taste havens for you and the 1/2 board guide.
- safety equipment: helmet, harness and rope.
This price does not include:
- the Bellevue cable car at 18.50 € / person Roundtrip.
- Mont Blanc train from Col de Voza to Eagle's Nest at 25 € / person Roundtrip.
- Your personal material (see the information at the bottom of the page).

 

 

MONT BLANC ASCENT by the 3 Monts

The ascent of Mont Blanc can be done from the Aiguille du Midi through the 3 Monts : Mont Blanc of Tacul, Mont Maudit and Mont Blanc.
For people who already have a good experience in mountaineering, tramping, good physical condition.
Our guides ask to know the people already before embarking on this way of the 3 Mountains.

DAY 1 : You will take the Aiguille du Midi cable car at the end of the day with your guide. When you arrive at the top, you will go with your crampons shod at Cosmiques refuge where you will spend the night at 3613 meters altitude
DAY 2: You will get up at dawn to begin your ascent in the night. You will enjoy a magnificent sunrise atop the roof of Europe; The Mont Blanc. You will then go back down the same road to the Aiguille du Midi where you will take the cable car back to Chamonix.

 

Price 2019 : 1050 € for 1 person.
This rate includes:
- the commitment of the guide
- safety equipment: helmet, harness and rope ...
This price does not include:
- the Aiguille du Midi cable car at 63 € / person
- the night at the Cosmiques refuge for you and the half-board guide.
- Your personal material (see the information at the bottom of the page)



NECESSARY EQUIPMENT:
Technical equipment: 45 liter backpack, crampons, telescopic walking sticks, ice axes, mountaineering boots (you can rent this equipment with our partners: SANGLARD and NOMAD LOC (for the backpack)
Clothing: hiking pants, thick fleece jacket or down jacket, thin fleece jacket, wind vester, gloves, balaclava / hat, tights, long-sleeved T-shirt, underwear, socks, spare ...
Complementary material: sunglasses, sunscreen, drink and food, headlamp, meat bag, pharmacy / toilet kit, ski mask.
 

EQUIPMENT PROVIDED BY THE GUIDE:
Security equipment: helmet, shoulder belt, rope, safety equipment.
If you have your equipment, you can bring it.

INFORMATION:
- The ideal period is from June to September
- Three conditions must be met to optimize the chances of success: favorable weather, good physical condition of participants, flexibility in the program (the program presented is the one we will follow if it remains the most favorable to the success of the ascent.)
- Having a guide for 2 people gives us maximum flexibility which greatly increases the chances of winning the summit.
- Climb Mont Blanc requires to be in very good physical condition and to practice a regular physical activity: running, cycling ...
- If despite everything, it is not possible to consider the Mont Blanc during the 5 days of training, we will attempt the ascent of another summit of more than 4000 meters of altitude and you will refund the tariff difference.
- Our priority is your safety, then the achievement of your objectives as well as the quality of the relationship with you and the guide.
- If you fail the ascent, we will not be able to refund you.
- If the weather is unfavorable, the guide will propose another summit, no compensation will be possible.