Mountaineering in Gran Paradiso, Mountain Guide in Cogne

Can't decide what Alpine route to climb, or is this your first time touring the Cogne Valley and you want your mountaineering experience in the mountains of the Gran Paradiso Alps to be a memorable one?

Then let us guide you! Reserve a Powrock mountain guide and let the guide show you the way!
Enjoy a unique experience exploring the spectacular high-altitude environments of the peaks surrounding Cogne Valley.

Reserve your mountain guide in Cogne for a mountaineering experience

Reserve your mountain guide in Cogne for an Alpine tour in the Gran Paradiso. The guide will advise you and guide you safely and securely, tied to his rope, along one of the high-altitude routes among the famous Alpine peaks of the Gran Paradiso Alps, such as:

  • Punta Nera and Bianca della Grivola (3600)
  • Gran Sertz (3552)
  • Herbetet (3778)
  • Montandayné (3838)
  • Punta di Ceresole (3777)
  • Gli Apostoli (3600m)
  • Torre di Lavina (3308)
  • Tersiva (3513)
  • Monte Emilius (3556m)

You will climb classical and normal Alpine routes that will challenge your mountaineering skills. Your ascent will take you across glaciers and up snow-covered walls and couloirs, you will climb rock and ice walls and trek along sharp ridges and cornices towards the summit, from which you will admire views of incomparable beauty over the entire range of the Alps.

Daily mountain guide price for an high-altitude mountaineering experience

€ 390 - Price up to 1 persons

€ 440 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 490 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 540 - Price up to 4 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide in Cogne

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Start of Funivie Gran Paradiso (ticket office)
    Via Laydetre, 29
    11012 Cogne AO
  • Meeting time 7.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 45°36'19.3"N 7°21'26.7"E
  • Transfer The transfer from the meeting point to the location of the excursion will take place using the guide's vehicle and/or your own.

What to bring

  • Crampons
  • Mountaineering ax
  • Climbing helmet
  • Climbing harness
  • Descender
  • Carabiners
  • Mountain boots
  • Water bottle
  • Snacks
  • Technical apparel
  • Change of clothing
  • Backpack

What you need to know

  • Mountaineering The reservation for this experience is for a day of high-altitude mountaineering with a mountain guide.
  • Activity level The grade of difficulty of this activity shall be determined in agreement with the guide, who reserves the right to choose the itinerary on the basis of the participant/s experience, capacity and level of training and fitness.
  • Participants Anyone over the age of 18, with any level of training and fitness, can participate in this experience.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Guide price The price shown is for one day with the mountain guide and 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.
  • Flexible terms of cancellation The terms of cancellation and change for this experience are flexible. Please view the terms.

How to reserve your mountain guide

To reserve a mountain guide in Cogne for an Alpine Tour in Gran Paradiso, 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 Alpine 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.