Grand Galibier 3228m
05320 La Grave
Practically from the Col du Galibier, mythical pass of the Tour de France, we will leave for the ascent of this wonderful summit. The incredible 360º view will allow us to observe Mont-Blanc, Barre des Écrins and Pic de la Meije..
Meetings with beautiful solitary billy goats and ptarmigan are frequent. Evolutions on and off trail with several aerial passages. A car game is necessary to manage the hike. Long distance
Duration : 9h
Difficulty : difficult
Altitude difference : 750m+ / 1600m-
Topics covered: Fauna, flora, landscape reading, geology
Target audience: All ages (+12/14 years old depending on motivation and hiking experience)
Spoken languages : French, English, Danish.
Material and equipment: >> To be provided by the participants: Backpack of 20-25 liters A pair of hiking shoes with semi-rigid sole and high shaft A pair of hiking poles (loan possible) Classic clothing for mountain and altitude hiking (Gore-Tex or K-way jacket, fleece) Water bottle (Minimum 1liter per person) >> Equipment provided and/or made available (on request and according to our stocks) : Hiking poles Binoculars Hot beverage (tea or coffee), chocolate and digestif at lunchtime
Youth (up to 21 years old) : 45€
Adults : 60€
Groups (10 maximum) : 260€
Family package (2 adults + 2 young people): 180€/45€ per additional person from the same family