ALONG THE SIGNAL RIDGE
From July to mid September
Cresta Signal is one of the most famous and most challenging ridge in the Monte Rosa massif and the whole Alps; it divides the wild south face from the impressive east one.
Resegotti bivouac, at the base of the ridge, is considered one of the most wild place of the Alps. The ridge promises some good mixed climbing on a spectacular high mountain environment.
TECHNICAL INFO: A very challenging itinerary. The long approach to Resegotti bivouac (more than 2000 meters up) must be addressed only with perfect physical shape. This ridge has maximum difficulties of IV° in rock climbing and ice/snow slopes to 45°. Most of the time you’ll have the crampons on all the way up. The concentration level must be always very high.
The accompaniment of two participants will be decided by the Guide in according to their experience, and technical skills.
|D / Difficult|
|Excellent physical shape, good training and practice in the use of ice axe and crampons are required, Basic rock climbing experience is required|
|High mountain clothing, harness, crampons, ice axe, helmet, head light|
Alpine Club Card is recommended
|1 person||950,00 €||per person|
THE PRICE INCLUDES: Support and assistance of a U.I.A.G.M. Mountain Guide, all the technical equipment in common use, rental of technical equipment if you need (harness, crampons, ice axe, helmet),logistics and reservation to the Hut
THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: Way down Cable car Indren/Alagna and meals at the Resegotti bivouac. Guide’s lift ticket will be shared by participants, injury insurance