Skill: medium
When: from February to April

Note: The guides of Alagna accompany up to 5 skiers per guide on the glacier

Ski mountaineering is your passion but you can’t stand the altitude?

Monterosaski with a thousand faces: the tour of the plans of Verra – Testa Grigia hill give emotions without taking you too high


1st day
Rendezvous in Alagna at 8 am at the offices of for an equipment check and distribution of technical materials. Off-piste skiing with an introduction to ski touring and return to Alagna for dinner and overnight stay.

2nd day
Ascent with skins to the upper hill of Bettolina 3058 m and descent along the Piani di Verra to Champoluc. Dinner and overnight stay at Refuge Ferraro.

3rd day
Return to Alagna via the Testa Grigia pass


The program could undergo daily changes made by the guide, with the agreement of the participants, taking into account snow and weather conditions.


Alpinists Price per Alpinist
The price includes: A UIAGM guide to accompany you for the 3 days of the tour, 1 half board overnight stay at Refuge Ferraro, 1 half board overnight stay in Alagna, a 3-day Monterosaski ski pass, technical equipment (harness, crampons).
With 1 Alpinist 1.490 €
With 2 Alpinists 950 €
With 3 Alpinists 760 €
With 4 Alpinists 670 €
With 5 Alpinists 580 €

Needed equipment:

Ski mountaineering boots (those with dual walk and ski modes), skis with ski touring bindings, skins, rampants (climbing 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 that will be found.
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.

Artva, shovel and probe.