Alpine Private Guiding (2:1)

Cost: £1,675
Ratio (Clients:Guides): 2:1
Estimated Hut and Cable car costs: CHF220 (+ cable cars depending on climbing objectives)
Dates available: 15th June - 22nd June 2019 [ Full ], 29th June - 6th July 2019 [ Full ], 6th July - 13th July 2019 [ Full ], 13th July - 20th July 2019 [ Full ], 20th July - 27th July 2019 [ Full ], 27th July - 3rd August 2019 [ Full ], 3rd August - 10th August 2019, 10th August - 17th August 2019 [ Full ], 17th August - 24th August 2019 [ Full ], 31st August - 7th September 2019 [ Full ], 14th September - 21st September 2019

Our Mountain Guides will work with you to set an itinerary for the week and guide you safely on your chosen climbs while you enjoy the friendly atmosphere of our alpine chalet, warm hospitality and home cooking on your nights in the valley.

Climb in the Val d'Herens, Saas Tal, Zermatt, Oberland, Chamonix or Aosta areas on routes of your choice. Please give us an idea of what you'd like to do on your booking form (using the "Previous experience and requirements" box).

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Potential objectives are plentiful. Ideas include: Mont Blanc, the Dent Blanche, Zinal Rothorn, Gran Paradiso, Douves Blanches Arete or traverses of the Eveque or Mont Blanc de Cheilon.

To book this week you should book as a group of 2 to share your guide on a 2:1 ratio (a 1:1 option is offered here).

The price includes:

  • 6 days guiding with your own dedicated guide (for a group of 2)
  • fully catered valley accommodation in Evolene for up to 7 nights as per our other Alpine Courses* (see general info page for details)
  • guides hut and travel expenses for up to 3 nights in huts (excluding cable cars, trains and tunnels)

*There is a CHF100 per person per night supplement in mid June and mid September for extra hotel costs if a minimum of 3 nights is not spent in huts (ie the supplement is up to 2 nights at CHF100 per person half board).

Single supplements and double rooms for valley accommodation can be reserved (subject to availability).

Cable cars/tunnels/trains are not included in the price or estimated costs as these will vary depending upon what you choose to do. You can pay these expenses in cash if/as they arise, together with the guides cost of a 4th or 5th hut night should that be required.

What our clients say:

"Our guide adapted to our needs and wants and yet pushed us to achieve beyond our comfort zone" Sue, Sept 2018

"We had a brilliant time with James. James is great company, an outstanding guide and we appreciated the way in which he approached what was a challenging week in terms of the high temperatures. Thanks for arranging for us to have him as our guide." Steve & Ian, 2015

Private guiding is also available on a "guiding only" basis (without valley accommodation). Please contact us for a quote (