Ski Mountaineering in Cogne, Gran Paradiso, with Mountain Guide

Not sure what ski mountaineering excursion to attempt or is this your first time in the tourist area of Cogne and Gran Paradiso National Park? Do you want your trip to be one you will never forget? Then let us guide you! Reserve a Powrock mountain guide and let him lead the way!

You will enjoy an amazing experience ski mountaineering as you explore the mountains and the routes up of the Gran Paradiso massif.

Reserve your mountain guide in Cogne for a ski mountaineering experience

Reserve your mountain guide in Cogne for an awesome ski mountaineering excursion. He will advise and accompany you safely and securely along one of the many itineraries in Valnontey and Valsavarenche or in other spectacular valleys of the Gran Paradiso National Park, one of the best destination for all the ski mountaineers in the world.

On your ski skins, you will trek across the silence of settings surrounded by mountains as far as the eye can see, below the Alpine peaks of the Gran Paradiso massif: Grivola, Herbetet, Grand Sertz, Punta dell’Inferno, Grand Etret, Denti di Broglio, Becca di Monciair, Tresenta and many others.

You will ski on glaciers, wide-open valleys and spectacular couloirs embedded between rock faces. You will skin up to the summit and then ski down exciting backcountry runs on fantastic slopes of fresh powder or springtime firn.

Daily mountain guide price for a backcountry ski experience

€ 360 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 390 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 440 - 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 8.00 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

  • Skis
  • Ski boots
  • Telescopic poles
  • Skins
  • Ski crampons
  • Crampons
  • Mountaineering ax
  • Avalanche kit
  • Avalanche backpack
  • Climbing harness
  • Carabiners

What you need to know

  • Ski Mountaineering The reservation for this experience is for a day of ski mountaineering with a mountain guide on itineraries with a level of difficulty no greater than 1200 meters elevation gain going up and 40 degrees of the slope.
  • 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 awesome ski mountaineering experience in one of the best backcountry ski area in the world, 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 excursion.
Powrock 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.