Difficulty: medium
When: March to April in powder snow and windless conditions

Note: The ski guides of Monte Rosa accompany up to 4 skiers per guide on the Vincent Pyramid

Ski mountaineering Piramyde Vincent is perfect as a first approach to ski un a glacier at 4000 m. It has an incredible view of the eastern side of Monte Rosa. Using the Punta Indren ski lifts we will climb 940 m in altitude x 2000 meters of descent on Gressoney on a route with the sun on your face. Do you dream of skiing in powder snow? From March to April, you can find it here.

Ski mountaineering Trip Programme to Pyramid Vincent

Rendesvouz in Alagna or Gressoney at 8am.Ascent to Punta Indren with the ski lift from where you will start the 940 meter climb with unhooked heels and skins under your skis, on a route which will take you to the summit in 4 and a half hours. Downhill? 2000 m of off-piste skiing with the sun ahead of you.

Cost of Ski mountaineering Piramyde Vincent

Skiers Price per participant
Group Trip: 220 € (groups of maximum 4 participants to save on costs)

The quote includes: one UIAGM guide of Monte Rosa, 1 Monterosaski day skipass, technical equipment (harness, crampons), safety kit (spade, Artva and probe).

with 2 skiers 310 €
with 3 skiers 250 €
with 4 skiers 200 €

Equipment needed:

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.

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