Do you have a good workout and want to be more daring? Choose to climb the Castore on touring skis.
The view from up here is admirable; the 4000 of the Alps are all in sight, in a concert of peaks that make you dreaming. You will come down wanting to go up them all. The descent is on perfect slopes and is suitable for good skiers!
UIAGM guide of Monte Rosa, 1 Monterosaski day skipass, technical equipment (harness, crampons), safety kit (spade, Artva and probe).
Ski mountaineering boots (those with dual walk and ski modes), skis with ski touring bindings, skins, crampons, poles, backpack with ski holder.
Layered ski clothing, with practical and light garments to take off or put on according to the environmental conditions.
The items that should not be missing are: light waterproof and breathable outer shell, compressible inner jacket, trousers with integrated gaiter and protective reinforcements on the bottom of the leg, fleece, gloves, underwear with long or short sleeves depending on the temperature.
Must-have items in your backpack: light waterproof and breathable outer shell, packable inner jacket, trousers with gaiters and protective reinforcements on the lower leg, fleece pullover, gloves, underwear with long or short sleeves depending on the temperature.
Artva, shovel and probe.
The ski guides of Monte Rosa accompany up to 3 skiers per guide on the Castore Ridge
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