Three-day mountain hiking course with mountain hikes from Täsch

Description

In this three-day course, you will learn tips and tricks directly on the mountain hike, so that your trip becomes an experience. You’ll learn about tour planning and walking techniques in difficult terrain and what you should be particularly careful about, so that you reach your destination safely, and independently.

Program

  • Tour planning: 3x3 reduction method
  • We practice 1:1 hiking techniques in different terrain
  • Boulder fields, steep grassy slopes, and streams
  • Frozen substrates, old snow fields and fresh snow fields
  • «lf it thunders, the lightning has missed you»
  • Correct behavior in thunderstorms
  • Aluminum rescue blanket: the universal genius
  • "What to do if the rescue helicopter has to fly in?"

Arrival in Täsch or Zermatt: hotel check-in, store luggage
Meeting point: 09.30 hrs or 10 hrs Hotel Täsch / Zermatt
Tour end: around 17 hrs

Day one: Randa - Rötiboden

Meeting point: 10 hrs Hotel Täsch / Zermatt
Distance: 8 km. Ascent: 703m Descent: 675m. Hiking time :3h 30min.

On the legendary Weisshorn hut path, we hike up to the Rötiboden, pass by the high

Stafeln back to Täsch. Here you practice various hiking pole techniques, rocky passages, and steep forest hiking trails.

Day two: Täschalp - Weingartensee

Meeting point: 09.30 hrs Hotel Täsch / Zermatt
Distance: 9.8km. ascent/descent. 1035m. Hiking time: 4h 30min

Taxi ride to Täschalp, hike to the Täschhütte and up to the Weingartensee. We warm up on the comfortable hut trail. At the Täschhütte you can enjoy the impressive panorama of the surrounding 4000m peaks. We use the steep ascent through the Tälli to the Wissgrat to practice the various stick techniques on the ascent. At Weingartensee, we practice orientation in pathless terrain and enjoy the powerful vibrations of this high altitude landscape extensively. We also practice hiking over different surfaces, screes, big stones nad over grassy slopes. We overcome exposed areas. Back on the Täschalp, we will be picked up by the hotel taxi.

Day trhee: Rotenboden - Ze Seewjinen - Zermatt

Meeting point: 09.30 hrs Hotel Täsch / Zermatt
Distance
: 12.5km. Ascent: 181m. Descent: 1392m. Hiking time: 3h 40min.

The hotel taxi takes us to Zermatt, where we take the Gornergratbahn to Rotenboden. Passing the Riffelsee and Riffelberg, we reach Ze Seewjinen, where we make a practice stop before returning to Zermatt. We practice hiking in steep terrain, traversing boulders, grassy slopes, and a mountain stream.

Day 4: lndividual free tour
Charles-Kuonen Suspension bridge -Randa

Meeting point: 09.30 hrs Hotel Täsch / Zermatt
Distance: 10.3km. Ascent: 623m. Descent: 1029m. Hiking time: 5h50min.

We take the hotel taxi to the Täschalpstesse. The panoramic hike takes us past the Edelweissweg to the Charles-Kuonen suspension bridge. On the longest suspension bridge in Europe, we test our head for heights with a view of the Weisshorn vis à vis. We practice hiking on a rock path, over boulders and on a steep forest path with a creek crossing.

lncluded: tour guide, course document
Exclusive: Hotel accommodation in the hotel of your choice, travel expenses, meals and drinks, rental material

*The tours may deviate from the programm.

 

 

More information

Cancellation policy

If the reservation is cancelled, modified or in case of no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged.

Payment policy

The total payment of the reservation is required at the time of booking.

Cookie confirmation

Aufgrund Ihrer Sicherheitseinstellungen müssen Sie bestätigen, dass die eingebundene Seite ein Cookie zur Bereitstellung der Buchungsfunktionalität speichern darf.