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Heli-Skitour Alphubel 4206m

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This option is definitely the most convenient way to climb the Alphubel. It has the particular advantage of being flexible when lifts and huts are not yet open or have already closed. We fly with the helicopter from Zermatt to the Alphubeljoch 3836m.

From there we climb 400 meters through the steep east couloir with numerous kickturns to the summit. The impressive descent of 2,400 meters over the Fee Glacier to Saas Fee is one of the most beautiful ones in the region.

Best time:  March - May

 

Fitness Level
Skill Level

 

Demanding. Medium gradients. Prior experience in ski touring incl. kick turns on steep slopes required.

Good athletic fitness. Acclimatisation advantageous.

 

Ascent 400m in 2hrs
Descent 2400m

 

 

Group Tour

When      on request
Price CHF 560.- per person (3 - 4 pers.)

 

Private Tour

When      on request
Price CHF 1450.- per tour (1 - 2 pers.)


Helicopter flight and shuttle to Zermatt are included
 

Equipment required:

Avalanche rescue set (avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe)
Climbing harness
Touring skis or splitboard with touring bindings
Skins and ski crampons
Crampons for ski boots
Ice axe
 

Rental equipment:

Item Price (CHF)
Climbing Harness 10.-
Transceiver 10.-
Avalanche Shovel 5.-
Avalanche Probe 5.-
ABS Backpack 10.-
Touring Skis, Skins, Ski Crampons 60.-
Touring Ski Boots 20.-
Crampons 10.-
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