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Mountaineering & Glacier walks 

It’s time to don your walking boots and follow your guide up to the summit of the Grande Motte glacier at 3550m. It’s the perfect opportunity to discover the incredible joys of mountaineering which will happen at your pace and fitness. Rent some crampons and an ice pick and your guide will take you a level further.
  • Run time: half or full day
  • For age 12 yrs+
  • €89 adult rate
  • Available Tignes only
  • Runs from June to Aug 28th
  • Rent crampons with our Active Reps (extra)
  • Buy a funicular ticket (train to glacier) extra
  • Medium to good hiking fitness

Magical glacier hikes

Take advantage of this magical setting to indulge in hiking, but not just any old hike, but more of an adventure on the Grand Motte glacier.

Supervised by qualified instructors, you’ll learn progression techniques in order to approach the area in complete safety with a harness, crampons and ice pick. A fabulous opportunity to learn more about glacial formation and mountaineering

Adventurous walks to the glacier

In Val d’Isère (a short drive from Tignes) we love the Refuge walk for lunch (1hr 20mins). The Refuge is a small mountain restaurant which our Active Team can help you book in advance. Simply drive to the start point from Tignes (20mis) and start the walk up. After lunch at the refuge (which is an experience in itself!), return back to base or, if you’re keen, continue up to the snow line (1 hr 30 mins). Stunning views guaranteed!

In Tignes, you can walk to the base of the glacier from Val Claret in about 1 hr 30 mins. Or take the funicular railway for direct access to the snow at 3,100m. Hire some crampons or snowshoes (we can help you with that) so you can walk around the snow at the top.

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