Matterhorn-Mountain Guide Zermatt

Matterhorn-Mountain Guide Zermatt

Matterhorn with a Mountain Guide Zermatt is for all who like to climb the most beautiful mountain in the world

You would like to climb the most famous mountain in the World. Finding the best way and rope handling are extremely demanding on the Matterhorn. With a serious preparation und the help of a Mountain Guide you will be able to make your dream become true.

It is also possible to have a different preparation or to climb the Matterhorn without a preparation. CHF 1’200.00.

Matterhorn-Mountain Guide Zermatt

Recommended preparation / programme in Zermatt for your Matterhorn Climb:

Day 1: Arrival in Zermatt.
Day 2: Hike by yourself around Gornergrat / Rothorn.
Day 3: Rock climb at Riffelhorn.
Day 4: Pollux
Day 5: Halfe Breithorn traverse.
Day 6: Ascent by yourself to the hornli hut.
Day 7: Climb of the Matterhorn over the Hornli ridge.

Fee:
CHF 3’380.00.

Services:
Mountain Guide for Riffelhorn, Pollux, half Breithorn traverse and Matterhorn Hornli ridge, accommodation in the Hornli hut in a dormitory, breakfast, dinner, without drinks.

Requirements:
On the ascent and descent safe walking and climbing with crampons (also on rocks), great stamina (more than 400 vertical metres per hour / 8 – 9 hours), fit for high altitude, capable to climb degree III.

Remarks:
For safety reasons the guide takes only one client for the Matterhorn climb. With Riffelhorn, Pollux and half Breithorn traverse the Mountain Guide can take 2 clients, without surcharge.

If you prefer to do a different preparation or no preparation for the Matterhorn, this is also possible. Price on request.

Prices and programme are subject to change.

You need the following equipment for the Matterhorn climb:

Compulsory Equipment
Rucksack 25 – 30 litre – Mountaineering boots* – Climbing seat harness* – Helmet* – Head troche* – Crampons 12 points steel, not aluminium, adjusted* – Mountaineering trousers – Waterproof / breathable jacket – Fleece jacket or jumper – 1 pair of gloves – Warm hat – Shirt – Sunglasses with side protection – Sun screen factor >25 – Lip balm factor >15 – Flask or water bottle, about 1 Litre, no camel bag – Food for the climb – Personal medication – Swiss francs – Sleeping bag liner (cotton or silk.

Nice to have
Spare gloves – Pocket knife – Camera (small and light) – Toilette paper – Insurance card – Swiss rail ticket – Foam ear plugs – Tooth brush and paste.

Items with a * can be rented.

Please note
Everything you bring with you, you have to curry it by yourself. Try to be as light as possible.

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