Duration: 1 day
Free places left
Adventure ID: 09/202103
Meeting point: Unterschächen, 6465
Participants: 1-2 guest
Services: Swiss certified mountain guide, snacks and tea, group material
Ice climbing experience necessary.
Surefootedness and no fear of heights.
Generally fit and able to hike at least 10 hours.
At the meeting point we organize our equipment and hike to the start of the tour. After a short evaluation about the ice conditions, we head straight to the point! We search for a way through ice and snow up to the north face of Gross Ruchen (3138 m).
Approx. 1000 hm are waiting for us, panoramic views are guaranteed!
In spring the descent can be shortened by taking skis.
End of the tour approx. 16:00 hrs.
We will confirm if the tour is taking place per e-mail latest:
if it's a weekend tour 1 day before it begins (from 11:00)
if it's a multi day tour 2 days before it begins (from 17:00)
After the tour:
We'll email you direct links to the photo upload/download and our feedback form
Crampons, if available
2 Ice axes, if available
Helmet, CHF 15.00
2 ice axes, CHF 30.00
Crampons, CHF 20.00
Climbing harness, CHF 20.00
Before the tour:
It is mandatory to read the last information about your tour 1 day before the tour starts (from 11am). We will email you at the mentioned time.
Free places left
Your adventure guide:
Swiss certified mountain guide
Any question left?
Not sure if your skills fulfill the requirements above?
I will be happy to help you!
- This adventure is suitable for people with previous experience who want to climb a north face.
- Depending on the snow situation, we will decide whether the descent will be on foot or by ski.