The ski touring area of Courmayeur is one of the most spectacular and evocative of the Alps; the mountains that surround and protect this marvelous village are among the most admired and sought after destinations among mountain lovers. Mont Chetif, with its elevation of 2343 meters, is one of the most attractive peaks of the alpine Paradise that surrounds Courmayeur.

The ski mountaineering excursion to its summit is a very beautiful itinerary that, starting from the ski area of Dolonne, develops within an enchanted and incredibly scenic environment. Crossing evocative woods and overcoming exciting slopes, the hikers will gain a very beautiful and panoramic peak and a descent that offers a super fun and highly satisfying ski ride.

  • Mont Chetif
  • 5 hours
  • Medium difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults and boys

Information about the ski touring in Courmayeur to Mont Chetif

The ski touring in Courmayeur to Mont Chetif starts from the little hamlet of  Dolonne, from the Plan Checrouit cable car station; entering the very beautiful little wood the path starts going up following the summer trail to Mount Mont Chetif. A steep slope, then, leads to a shelf that is overcome passing by a cliff equipped for sports climbing.

A short little valley, then, leads to a stretch through which the hikers will go round some small rock jumps. The climb proceeds marvelous and, getting very close to the summit, a short descend leads to the last hump where the big statue of the Virgin Mary stands. The descent takes place through the climb route; it provides a super fun and rewarding ski ride.

The ski mountaineering excursion to Mont Chetif starts from an elevation of 1198 meters and it reaches a maximum elevation of 2343 meters covering a total 1145 meter height gaon. It is rated as BS (good skier) and the orientation during the descent is variable.

Price for the ski touring in Courmayeur to Mont Chetif

€ 445 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 495 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 550 - Price up to 4 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide in Courmayeur

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Telecabina Dolonne - Courmayeur Mont Blanc Funivie
    Strada Dolonne La, Str. la Villette, 1/B
    11013 Courmayeur, AO
  • Meeting time 8.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 45°47'34.6"N 6°57'47.9"E
  • Transfer There are no transfers from the meeting point to the excursion site.

What to bring

  • Skis
  • Ski boots
  • Telescopic poles
  • Skins
  • Ski crampons
  • Crampons
  • Avalanche kit
  • Avalanche backpack

What you need to know

  • Participants Anyone over the age of 16, with an adequate level of training and fitness, can participate in this experience.
  • Under 18 Minors under the age of 18, if unaccompanied, require a waiver of liability from the parent or guardian of the child, that must be given to the guide before the excursion begins.
  • Equipment Remember to bring the minimum required equipment for the activity. If you do not own the equipment let us know, we will provide it for you, if available or for hire.
  • Reservation The reservation for this experience is individual, with a dedicated mountain guide. It may be reserved for a number of participants no greater than the maximum number allowed.
  • Excursion price The price shown is for the excursion with the dedicated mountain guide and possible transfer using the guide's private vehicle. It is valid for individual reservations for a number of participants that does not exceed the maximum number allowed.
  • Safety The mountain guide may cancel or suspend the excursion or change the itinerary if minimum safety conditions are not guaranteed. Please view the terms.
  • Moderate terms of cancellation The terms of cancellation and change for this experience are moderate. Please view the terms.

How to reserve your mountain guide

To reserve a mountain guide for the ski touring in Courmayeur to Mont Chetif, you must send a request that provides and specifies your contact information, the number of participants and the date/period in which you wish to take the ski touring excursion.
We will respond immediately to confirm the availability of the guide, the deadline, if any, to confirm the option for the reservation, methods of payment, characteristics and organization of the activity.
Once the reservation is confirmed, we will send you the receipt and the presentation voucher with the details of the service, the name of the mountain guide or the mountaineering school, and all the contact information.