Our alpine courses are based around some of the inspirational great peaks of the European Alps….Mont Blanc, Matterhorn, Eiger, Gran Paradiso, Monte Rosa, Weissmies, Monte Rosa & Monte Viso. For an even longer & tougher challenge you could try & climb the 3 highest peaks in the Alps, ‘The Mission’ or the 3 most iconic alpine peaks, Mt Blanc, The Matterhorn & The Eiger, ‘Mission Impossible!’ Read on, and prepare to be inspired….
We specialise in French, Swiss & Italian alpine mountain courses usually starting from a base in Chamonix, and provide high quality guiding & training for our series of ascents as per the list below. These programmes start at introductory level and form an inspiring progression in which to explore these great peaks of the Alps, and develop your mountaineering skills, confidence and fitness along the way. This progression can also be combined with our Chamonix based mountaineering courses or private guiding to develop an ideal programme for your next alpine trip.
Monte Viso, ‘The Stone King’. This magnificent rocky pyramid, dwarfs it’s neighbouring peaks of the Cottian Alps high on the (more...)
The Gran Paradiso is the highest mountain entirely within Italy and a constant snowy companion on the southern skyline from (more...)
The Monte Rosa chain forms a magnificent high alpine & glacial massif straddling the Italian & Swiss borders and presents (more...)
The Bishorn is a classic Swiss alpine 4000m peak and its ascent combines a long and beautiful hut walk, from Zinal, (more...)
Whilst, at 4017m the Weissmies only just makes it into the exclusive club of Alpine 4000m peaks, it has many (more...)
A long, tough and brilliant day’s alpine mountaineering on the world’s most iconic mountain. This is…The Matterhorn… There can be (more...)
The colourful history of the Eiger brings this mountain, like few others, in to the popular domain and means it is (more...)
‘The Mission’ tackles the 3 highest mountains in the Alps but ‘Mission Impossible’ challenges you to attempt the Alps 3 (more...)
The Alpine 4000m peaks represent a superb variety of challenges to the mountaineer. From the short, simple snow plod up (more...)
Climbing the three highest peaks in the Alps in one go is a superb mountain challenge. It is also a (more...)