# Führung

Introduction to Mountaineering: 2-day hike with ascension of Bishorn (4153m)

26.06.2021 11:00 - 15:30
Zinal, Centre, 3961 Ayer
500.0 CHF
This will be a 2-day introduction to mountaineering in the canton of Valais. We will be hiking up to Tracuit Hut SAC and stay one night there.

The hut lies at a height of 3256m above sea level, at the Tracuit Pass, between Les Diablons and the Tête de Milon in the Pennine Alps.

If you are a very fit hiker and would like to try mountaineering and go up to 4000m+, this is for you!

This trip is led by 2 International Mountain Guides. The group will be split in 2 for the ascension.

Details
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Day 1: We will meet in Zinal in the morning, hike up to Tracuit Hut SAC and do some briefing and exercises for day 2. Night at the hut.

Ascent: 1600m

Day 2: Breakfast at the hut, ascension of the Bishorn (4153m), return to the hut for lunch and descent to Zinal.

Ascent: 900m
Descent: 2500m

How to get there?
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If you are traveling from Zurich by public transport, we recommend you to take the following trains:

- Saturday: 07:02 Zurich HB - 11:03 Zinal centre (via Visp, Sierre and Vissoie)
- Sunday: 15:38 Zinal - 19:28 Zurich HB (via Vissoie, Sierre, Visp and Bern) - depending on what time we return to Zinal

Pricing
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The price for the event is CHF 500.

What does the price include?
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- 2 days of guided hiking/mountaineering with an International Mountain Guide
- 1 night of accommodation at Tracuit Hut SAC
- Dinner on Saturday
- Breakfast and Marschtee on Sunday

What does the price NOT include?
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- Transfers to and from Zinal
- Packed lunches
- Snacks
- Drinks

Kit list
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- Harness
- Crampons
- Poles
- Head torch
- Crampon compatible mountaineering boots
- Glacier glasses
- Hat or cap
- Buff
- Gloves
- Fleece jacket
- Duvet jacket
- Goretex jacket
- Waterproof trekking trousers
- Suncream
- Water
- Snacks
- Packed lunch for Saturday and Sunday
- Sleeping bag liner (blankets provided)
- Pillow case
- Cash for drinks at the hut

Group size
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Minimum number of participants per group: 3
Maximum number of participants per group: 5

Payment terms
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Once registered, please pay a 50% deposit within 7 days. The balance is due by 26 May 2021.

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  • 26.06.2021 11:00 - 15:30
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