The routes listed below are some routes recently guided with some great clients of mine. We obtained 6 4000m summits in two and a half weeks. It was an excellent tour.
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Aiguille d' Argentiere, 3901m
This is a good warm up climb with the best views of the Mount Blanc massif. Approach is via the Argentiere glacier to Argentiere Hut. The climb from the hut is about a 10 hour round trip snow climbing to the summit
Mount Blanc, 4810m
The highest peak in Europe. A fantastic tour! The route that is easiest and most popular is via the new Gouter Hut. From Les Houche follow cable car and train toward Tete Rousse. From the end of the scenic rail. Hike up to Tete Rousse Hut for the evening. An early start is required for Blanc to the summit. Easy rock to start then mainly snow lead you to Europe's highest summit. After our summit we then stay at Gouter hut (3817m) for the night. The newest, most modern and scenic hut hands down in the perhaps the world!
The feared Eiger North face. We won't be climbing that. You can sample the easier sides of the Eiger. Either Mittellegi ridge or South ridge. Both easy 5th class. The Mittellegi is the more popular route starting from the Mittellegi Hut, climbing the mountain and stopping at the Monchsjoch Hut for another evening. From Monch Hut we then hike a short distance to the Top Of Europe Train station, and descent through the Eiger. Incredible!
The monch stands high behind the Monchsjoch hut. Easily reached by the Top of Europe Train. From the hut, it is roughly 4-6 hours to the summit of Monch via the normal route.
The jungfrau is the highest of the three major peaks behind Grindelwald. The normal route is a long, yet easier snow climb. Also accessed from the Monchsjoch hut.
One of the last great alpine peaks of the region to be climbed. It's first ascent marked the end of the Golden Era of alpinism in europe. Matterhorn is climbed from the famous Swiss town of Zermatt. At the base of the ridge it is best to stay at the Hornli Hut for the night prior and after the climb. It is a grand ridge of exposed easy climbing. One of the best!
Monte Rosa, 4634m
The highest peak in Switzerland. Second highest in the Alps and Western Europe. the summit is also known as the Dufourspitze. The ascent up the Monte Rosa is reached from Zermatt up the Gorner glacier. 3 days required for this ascent with two nights at Monte rosa Hut.
A good option for warm up of Matterhorn or if the Matterhorn is not in condition. There are many different options. i would suggest or recommend the traverse. Which climbs over snow, mixed and ice for several km's at an easier technical grade.
The Weisshorn is one the major peaks in the alps. Located in Switzerland. It overtops the Matterhorn by nearly 30 meters The Weisshorn is lesser in popularity to Matterhorn. Yet still a stunning peak in the Valais
Dent du Geant, 4013m
From Courmayer Italy we head up to the Torino Hut via tram. After an evening at the hut, the climb starts a short distance away. A variety of climbing is encountered. Snow, ice and rock. The rock consisting of an excellent granite gendarme. With incredible views of Mount Blanc, the massif and the Grand Jorasse.
Tour Ronde, 3792m
From Torino Hut, Tour Ronde is an easy rock and ice climb with a few minor difficulties. A good warm up, acclimatization route for Mount Blanc.