Day 1 :
From Annecy or Chamonix, road towards the village of Pont. Ascent to the Victor Emmanuel shelter.
D +: 800m-2H30 climb
Departure early in the morning, heading to the summit of Gran Paradiso and back to the valley.
Ascension of Gran Paradiso 4061m
D +: 1330m / D-: 1330m -4H of climb
The strong points:
- A summit of more than 4000 m gateway to ski mountaineering at altitude.
- A spectacular summit ridge
- An Italian welcome at the refuge, warm and friendly
- Slopes accessible on skis for beginner to intermediate skiers.