Weekend snowshoeing and igloo Pyrenees France

Trip Code : Raq 01

Trip activity

Guided mountain journey

Location

Pyrennees - Aspe valley - France

Duration

2 days

Trip grading

Sportive

Departures

Daily from december to March

Capacity

Minimum 2 people

Price per person

  • 2 days - 1 night : 159 €

Including services

  • 1 overnight with breakfast in Igloo
  • 1 dinner and 2 picnic lunches
  • 1 snowshoeing guide
  • Snowshoes, poles, avalanche transceiver
  • 1 mattress (duvet on request)

Extra charges

Tour description

For nature lovers, the discovery of winter mountain magic. Snowshoeing is certainly the mode best suited to move easily travel on snow. Framed by a mountain professional, you will love the fun aspect of this activity. You test safely “small jumps” and long slides on steep slopes. Program in preparation for a night in altitude: Introduction to the igloo building using the Eskimo technique. “Fondue” or other party in a hut nearby. Atmosphere “mountain” friendly. Igloo night for the more adventurous … An unforgettable experience!

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival and departure for the summit - Building Igloo

You will be greeted around 10:00 by your professional guide of the mountain before a minibus transfer to the starting point of your hike. After you have equipped your equipment ( snowshoes, poles , beacons etc. . ) , You will be driven to the starting point of your hike. Various sites of the upper valley of Aspe be possible.
Your ascent punctuated by a snack break, very informative commentary on wildlife and flora winter . You will pass through forest and snowy plateaus to reach your place of " camp" near a shepherd's hut .
In the afternoon , you can try your hand at building Igloo and will leave if you want, and after completing it for an evening stroll around and why not to the Spanish border !
End your day with an evening of friendly fireside and savor a hot meal deserved a good Pyrenean fondue or another local specialty .

Day 2 : Just fun

After a good breakfast, you continue your trek through the vast expanses of snowy white circus ... before descending towards the valley. Real cakewalk , punctuated by pauses , a picnic , slides of all kinds, wild races before reaching the woods nearby announcing the end of the hike. Back in the valley to 16h - 17h.

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