Snow shoes trekking
Unbound winter landscape is calling you into its arms. Start out on snowshoes towards nature and ascent on various peaks through an open terrain out of the main tourist paths and crowds. We will show you Europe how you do not know it.
Try a trek on fresh powder snow using snow shoes, walking in crampons with an ice axe in your hand on glacier slopes. We will teach you the fundamental principles of behavior on winter mountains and avalanche environment. You'll gain a lot of new knowledge and experience a lot of fun.
|The ridge of the Low Tatras on snowshoes (SK)||12.-14.12.2014||75 €||Available|
|The Jeseník mountains (CZE)||27.12. - 3.1.2015||120 € / day (anytime)||Available|
|The ridge of the Low Tatras on snowshoes (SK)||16.1. - 18.1.2015||100 €||Available|
|The ridge of the Low Tatras on snowshoes (SK)||30.1. - 1.2.2015||100 €||Available|
Moving on snowshoes is not difficult and can be handled at least with a minimal physical condition. The difficulty depends on the elevation of the day, the length of the selected route and current snow conditions. The trekking takes place on avalanche slopes, so you need to be extra focused and follow the principles of moving in the winter terrain.
Moving on snow in open terrain requires special equipment - snowshoes and poles. In case of an avalanche downfall it is necessary to have also an avalanche probe and a shovel. All necessary equipment is already included in the price.
From your own equipment you will only need suitable clothes and footwear. We will move in cold environment with temperature below 0 ° C/ 32 °F. It is necessary to have warm clothing and ankle shoes, caps, gloves, etc. You will receive more information on request by email.
First, you have to tell us about you. We will make a deal about a place to go, what will be the number of participants, confirm the price and you will send us a payment on our account.
We will pick you up at a prearranged location the D-Day. The best starting points are Prague, Brno or Vienna. Nevertheless, we are ready to pick you up anywhere.
There will be an experienced guide during the whole trip with you who will take care of your safety on the rock and entertainment; he will arrange accommodation, transport and everything you need. You will spend most of the day in the mountains.
After the event we will take you back to the place by our common agreement. We will also send you photos from the trip, whether you have something to remember and show to your friends.
- Depending on the weather we can start/go from November till April.
- The length of an event is at least two days so that we can manage to show you everything and properly enjoy it.
- It is possible to combine the event with skiing which is highly recommended
Guiding 120 € / day. The maximum number of clients per guide is 6 persons.
The price of the event itself includes:
- Guiding services of a mountain guide and his necessary expenses,
- Necessary equipment for snow shoes trekking
- Photos from the event.
The price does not include:
- Transportation costs (it will be equally divided by the final number of all participants),
- Accommodation costs,
- and catering.
Total cost of the event will be specified in advance on the basis of your demand.