Snowshoeing in Chamonix

Skiing is not the only winter activity possible. Snowshoeing offers superb hikes with stunning view and is definitely an alternative from the sometimes crowded ski piste!!

Price from
250€
Participants
up to 10 pers
Period
From dec to april
Duration
1/2 day or full day

Winter is a though period in the mountains. Nature "sleeps" and become for a few months a world of fragile & ephemeral beauty, with a very particular atmosphere. Snowshoeing give you time and opportunity to discover animals tracks, stunning views with untouched snow! From discovery walks to the summit ascents, snowshoeing is accessible to all and opens up countless opportunities to travel the winter mountains.

Whether you are a beginner or a confirmed athlete, you will share the pleasure of being "up there"! And if some routes require good skills, the most beautiful ones are often accessible to the greatest number of people.

Depending on the conditions, you will discover a summit or Belvedere around Chamonix: Chalet Chailloux or Aiguillette des Houches, Charousse, The Prarion, Alpage de la Loriaz, Mont Truc & the chalets of Miage, Ayères, Posettes...

Depending on the conditions, your Chamonix Mountain Guide will pick the good location to go to. 

The usual program is for day hike is:

- 8.30 am: meeting with your guide either at your hotel / chalet or at any location
- 30 min for a safety briefing and general instruction and then you'll start hiking
- Pic nic lunch at some places (not included)
- Back home around 4pm
 

The usual program is for 1/2 day hike is:


- 8.30 am: meeting with your guide either at your hotel / chalet or at any location
- 30 min for a safety briefing and general instruction and then you'll start hiking
- Back home around 12.30 pm

What's included:

- IML (International Mountain Leader) guide 
- Safety equipment: rope, harness and avalanche transceivers if needed
- Transportation (according to your guide's car capacity)

What's not included:
- Drinks, snacks or pic nic 
- Personal equipment (We can help you to rent your snowshoe)
- Personal insurance (cancellation and repatriation) 
- everthing that is not in the "what's included" section

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