Mont Blanc Ascent

Firstly may I just say I absolutely loved the Mont Blanc trip, and when talking to the other climbers who had gone with other agencies, our trip had the best mix of mountain huts, walks and training, so thank you, it really was superb.

J Kamming | United Kingdom

High Pyrenees Explorer

The HRP 'Haute Route Pyrenean' (HRP), is a high-mountain trail, following the French-Spanish frontier across the wildest and most spectacular peaks and passes. The highest passes on the HRP are often snowy even in midsummer, and the going underfoot can be challenging, but the rewards are immeasurable. We offer three stages in consecutive week long trips, with stage three including an ascent of the mighty Pic Aneto (3404m), the highest peak in the Pyrenees. The trip will appeal to experienced alpine walkers who are comfortable carrying a pack over mountainous terrain. At night stay in simple mountain refuges, serving hearty cuisine and brimming with character.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Etsaut
DAYS 2-7 Daily walks of 5-10hrs including a section on the Chemin de la Mature, crossing high passes above 2000m and taking in views of iconic Pyrenean peaks
DAY 8 Trip concludes Luz St-SauveurStage Two #2 Luz-St Sauveur to Bagnères de Luchon -
DAY 1 Arrive Luz-St Sauveur
DAYS 2-7 Daily walks of 6.5-10hrs taking in the spectacular limestone amphitheaters bordering France and Spain, optional ascent of the Pic Gourdon
DAY 8 Trip concludesStage Three #3 Bagnères de Luchon to Cirque du Colomers (Spain)-
DAY 1 Arrive Bagnères de Luchon
DAYS 2-7 Traverse the Encantats National park with its stunning wilderness and pure blue lakes in walks of 5-10hrs, ascend Pic Aneto (3404m) then return to Bagnères de Luchon
DAY 8 Trip concludes

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Trip Code: HRP
Trip Grading: Challenging
Duration:  8 days
Activities:  Inn to Inn Walking
Next Trip:  29 July 2017
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price: £990.00 GBP

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S stage 3 Pic Aneto supplement £110
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