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Strahlhorn from Britannia hut

Spring at the bottom - winter feeling in the hights. Enjoy best ski touring conditions in April/Mai. From April, 23rd the Felskinn cable-car is running daily at 4.30 pm, saturdays also at 7.30 am and bring you up to the Britanniahut.

Strahlhorn - the perfect touring mountain for all well-trained ski mountaineers.

After an overnight stay in the Britannia refuge, the tour can start in the early morning. The mountain guide will accompaigne you over the Allalin glacier until you will arrive at the Adlerpass (3789m) where you can enjoy a first look at the Monte Rosa group. The last ascent to the peak leads over a broad ice field to the summit ridge. Only a few metres to the summit cross left and the spectacular panoramic view over Northern Italy to the Po Valley on clear days will reward you for the hard physical work before.

 

+    Technically easy. Minimum gradients. Prior knowledge with diffrent snow conditions required.

+ +  Good, average athletic fitness.

 

Ascent Descent
1100m in 5hrs 2420 altitude difference to Saas-Almagell*
   
Group tour  
CHF 425 per person incl. overnight stay, dinner and breakfast
cable-car ticket not included (additional 40 CHF)
Private tour  
CHF  980 for 1 person
CHF 1080 for 2 persons
CHF 1295 for 3 persons
CHF 1560 for 4 persons
CHF 1780 for 5 persons
CHF 1850 for 6 persons
incl. overnight stay, dinner and breakfast
cable-car ticket not included (additional 40 CHF)

*Provided that the snow conditions allow it.


Equipment required:

avalanche rescue set (avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe)
climbing harness
touring skis / splitboard with touring bindings and skins
crampons for the skis
evtl. crampons and ice axe

 

Equipment hire:

CHF 15 for climibing harness and avalanche rescue set

Inquire Booking

 


 

 

Route

  1. Saas Fee