Mont Blanc Summit

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Altitude: 4810m | France | Intermediate level | 6 Mountain Days | Guide ratio 1:2


Mont Blanc is the highest mountain in Western Europe, known locally as ‘The Monarch’. This Mont Blanc Summit Course will recap on essential skills whilst undertaking a careful programme of acclimatisation. Over the course of the week we will aim to climb two peaks from Aiguille Rouge (2800m), Petit Fourche (3520m) and Aiguille du Tour (3554m), thus giving you the best possible chance of a successful ascent of Mont Blanc. We offer a choice of either the classic route to Mont Blanc’s summit via the Dôme du Goûter or the traverse of the North-East Ridge via Mont Maudit and Mont Blanc du Tacul, also known as the 3 Monts route. In case of adverse weather conditions, we will attempt alternative peaks to make the most of our time.

If you have no previous Alpine experience, we recommend one of our Alpine Introduction courses in either Chamonix or Arolla. Once you have done an introduction course you can then add on a Mont Blanc summit extension.

The 4 day Mont Blanc summit extension can also be added to any of our Swiss 4000m Peaks courses in Saas Fee, Zermatt or Bernese Oberland.

Trip dossier

Mont Blanc Summit

  • Instruction/guiding (6 mountain days)
  • Guides Expenses
  • Hut accommodation (half board) and valley hotel accommodation on a B&B basis
  • 15% off the RRP on clothing and equipment purchases from Adventure Peaks shop
  • Transport to Course venue
  • Insurance
  • All lunches and valley evening meals
  • Telepheriques (approx £70)
  • Transport during the Course
  • Personal equipment
  • Valley accommodation is booked from the night of your arrival, with guiding starting the following morning. Check out is normally the morning after your Course finishes. This is booked on a twin or double room basis: however single rooms will be provided where there is not a member of the same sex to share with. additional nights in valley hotels can be booked through Adventure Peaks at preferential rates. When in the mountains we use Alpine huts where rooms are normally on a dormitory style basis.

    It is vitally important that you have adequate travel insurance for your trip with Adventure Peaks. We recognise the complexity and variety of choice in the insurance market and know that many of you either have your own preferred insurer or have annual multi trip cover in place already. If this is the case, please ensure that your insurer is aware of your Adventure Peaks itinerary and can agree to cover the activities being undertaken.

    Adventure Peaks do not provide any advice on travel insurance, although it is a requirement of our booking conditions that you have travel insurance which covers the activities which you are likely to be undertaking on your holiday. Cover must include emergency medical, helicopter evacuation, repatriation and rescue expenses.

    It is strongly recommended that suitable cancellation insurance is purchased at the time of booking as all deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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    1 review for Mont Blanc Summit

    1. Rated 5 out of 5


      Adventure Peaks is the real deal. A totally professional company that puts you first, all of the staff are the best at what they do, a clear love of the mountains is at your core, and this is why you get it right. Friendly, professional, straight talking advice. Hannah [our guide] was perfect. We could not have asked for any better, she managed our expectations of what an Alpine guide should be like, from the start, every call, shout, decision she made was on the ball. Her pace while travelling was set to the right rate to allow us to enjoy the trip and take in the views of the Alps, but not too slow…It was clear to see she has the respect of her fellow guides and hut guardians. Her method of instruction during our glacier training was set at the right level, she was quick to iron out bad habits I have picked up, in such a way not to cause offence or embarrassment. She gave sound advice on our future Alpine adventures. Spending time with Hannah has given me the confidence to try things on my own in the Alps, which is what I wanted. Hannah lives up to the reputation of the qualification she holds…inspirational. I had a fantastic experience with you guys.

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    The Initial Deposits for this booking will be :£400 per Person

    Land Only Availability Days Price Book
    26th Jun 2021 - 3rd Jul 2021
    3rd Jul 2021 - 10th Jul 2021
    10th Jul 2021 - 17th Jul 2021
    17th Jul 2021 - 24th Jul 2021
    24th Jul 2021 - 31st Jul 2021
    7th Aug 2021 - 14th Aug 2021
    14th Aug 2021 - 21st Aug 2021
    21st Aug 2021 - 28th Aug 2021
    28th Aug 2021 - 4th Sep 2021
    4th Sep 2021 - 11th Sep 2021