ALONG THE NADELGRAT
From July to mid September
Nadelgrat is a fantastic crossing in high mountain environment. Probably the unique onethat allows to climb 4 peaks over 4000 meters in one day: Durrenhorn m 4035, Hohbarghorn m 4219, Stecknadelhorn m 4241 and Nadelhorn m 4327.
A great shaggy of 4000 meters tops . The biggest difficulty of the itinerary is its length. The technical difficulties are classic but they must not be underestimated. We will be fully rewarded by the incredible view immersed among rocky spikes and huge glaciers.
TECHNICAL INFO: Nadelgrat is among the classic itinerary of the Alps, perhaps the longest crossing. The hardest thing is to stay focused all along the way, going on endless up and down. The difficulties are always classic with rocky and mixed steps up to the grade III, ice and snow slopes up to 50° . Some steps can be delicate if iced because of its exposure.
The accompaniment of two participants will be decided by the Guide in according to their experience and technical skills.
|AD+ / Fairly 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||900,00 €||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: Transfer to Gasenried in Switzerland, half board to the Hut. Guide’s half board will be shared by participants, injury insurance.