Mont Blanc, France
DATE: June 18 - 25
TECHNICAL CLIMBING EXPERIENCE: Medium
FITNESS LEVEL - High
Mont Blanc, FRANCE (4808m)
Join us as we attempt to climb western Europes highest and most iconic peak.
At 4,808m it offers a true test of endurance and a chance to experience some proper mountaineering. The week shall consist of comfortable nights to bond in the Chamonix valley, acclimatisation hikes, high altitude refuges and finally a push to the top of the Alps where if you’ve still got your breath there is a vista that will be sure to take it away.
18th - Arrive in Chamonix, welcome feast in the chalet and a chance to get to know everyone.
19th - Trek up to hut and spend night in a refuge to begin acclimatisation.
20th - Summit 3500m peak and refine crampon / rope / ice axe skills.
21st - Return to chalet to rest up before the big push.
22nd - Trek up to Tete Tousse hut, spend night - 3000m
23rd - Trek up to Gouter hut, spend night - 3800m
24th - Summit Mont Blanc and descend to Nid d'aigle for well earned celebrations.
25th - Return to Chamonix
£2500 + VAT per person
5* chalet accommodation in Chamonix
Mountain refuge stays
3 meals per day. Beer and wine will also be provided to keep the mood celebratory.
£3000 per person
Funds raised will go to the Millimetres to Mountains foundation.
Each fundraising place is part subsidised by the charities so you are asked to try your best to reach the target.
*Limited spaces available