Massif Chambeyron north face
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Queyras and Haute Ubaye in South Alps

Touring hike in France
Duration: 6 days
from 470 €
* for 6 or 7 participants (499 € for 5 participants, 587 € for 4 participants)
Technical level required:
Physical level required:

Minimal level : sports walker, already introduced in off path and to technical walking
Walking time : approximately 7.00 h / day
Heigh variation : from 1000m to 1300m + / day
Luggage porterage : the participants will have to carry their entire affairs necessary for the trek, + water foods of races and picnic.
Have good one physical conditions, and the experience of the ride on several days.

Coaching:

Name : OTTOBON LAURENT 
Diploma : Mountain guide
Mobile phone : 0033 6 08 89 65 46
E-mail : laurentottobon@gmail.com

Sun September 10th 2017 to Fri September 15th 2017
Availability: 7
Nb de personnes6 - 751 - 4
Prix470,00 €499,00 €587,00 €

A sports and wild itinerant trek in the regional Park of Queyras and massif of Chambeyron in Haute Ubaye.

To live this very different experience, the group will consist at the most of 7 people + the managerial employee, in an approach of practice of the ride in mountain of formerly, without help of outside porterage.

Group size

Required minimum number:  5 participants
Required maximum number: 7  participants
Maximum number of groups: 1 

Accommodation type

Refuges and Holiday cottages, at 5 nights.

On Sunday - Refuge kept of the Bass Kicked Dormitory of 10 and 4 places, individual beds stacked with braid, toilets and 2 hot showers.
Possibility picnics (11 €)

On Monday - Holiday cottage The Wandering entertainers - Ceillac Dortoirs 4/5 places, supplied cover, showers, toilets.
Possibility picnics 

On Tuesday- Holiday cottage The Salt-tax collectors - saint Véran Dortoirs 6 places, sanitary on the landing, the supplied cover.

On Wednesday - Refuge CAF kept of Maljasset Petits dormitories, supplied covers, showers, free Wi Fi.

On Thursday - Refuge CAF kept of Chambeyron Dortoirs supplied covers. No showers, but a lake is close by …

Restoration

Half board in refuge or Holiday cottages, except drinks. Midday picnic chargeable to every participant, possibility of regular provisioning in the course of trek.
Every participant will have to carry all the necessary affairs for the trek) (picnic, water and food of race)

On Sunday - Refuge guarded by the Bass Kicked 
Dinner in the refuge (except drinks) + have breakfast of the next day morning.
The refuge can prepare a picnic for the next day (11 € at the expense of every participant) for midday. Possibility for each of to get ready to it before coach at the beginning of trek. It is what I shall make personally.

On Monday - Holiday cottage The Wandering entertainers - Ceillac
Dinner in the holiday cottage (except drinks) + have breakfast of the next day morning.
There are businesses in the village to plan the picnic of Tuesday midday + provisioning food of race
The holiday cottage can also prepare a picnic (approximately 10 € at the expense of every participant) for midday.

On Tuesday - Holiday cottage  The Salt-tax collectors - saint Véran 39.50
Dinner in the holiday cottage (except drinks) + have breakfast of the next day morning.
There is a trade in the village to plan the picnic of Tuesday midday (and the other days, but attention on the weight) + provisioning food of race.
The holiday cottage can also prepare a picnic (at the expense of every participant, 9.50 €) for midday.

On Wednesday, - Refuge CAF guarded by Maljasset
Dinner in the refuge (except drinks) + have breakfast of the next day morning.
The refuge can prepare a picnic (approximately 10 € at the expense of every participant) for midday.

On Thursday - Refuge CAF guarded by Chambeyron
Dinner in the refuge (except drinks) + have breakfast of the next day morning.

The refuge can prepare a picnic (approximately 11€ at the expense of every participant) for midday.

Transportation

Mini bus or equivalent, during the transfer Guillestre / towards Refuge of the Bass Kicked and return the last day.

Formalities

Police formalities : compulsory ID card with date of validity.

Sanitary formalities : Warn your guide of any medical risk. To realize this stay in the best conditions, we advise you to make beforehand a medical balance sheet with your general practitioner to confirm your capacity for the trekking.

Access to the meeting

By every possible means at your convenience, train or personal vehicle

Cartography and bibliography

Map IGN au 1/25 000 N° 3537 ET, 3637 OT, 3538 ET

Map IGN N° 6 au 1/60 000 Queyras and Ubaye

Dates

Start : sunday the 10th of September 2017 at 16.00 h

End : friday the 15th of September 2017 at 18.00 h

Price

470 € / person for 6 or 7 participants
499 € / person for 5 participants,
Possible departure with 4 participants, for 587 € / person. 

The price includes

Elements described above concerning: 

  • The supervision by a qualified guide.
  • The transport of the transfer of Guillestre towards the Refuge of the Bass Kicked and return the last day.
  • The accommodation(hosting) of 5 nights in half board.
The price don't includes

Elements described above concerning:

  • The midday picnic all the days and the food of race
  • The personal insurances: personal civil liability …
  • The individual equipment,
  • Drinks
  • Police formalities and sanitary
  • All which is not mentioned in this document
Payment terms

Deposit of 30 % on registration. Balance in 30 days of the departure. Payments accepted by bank transfer or bank card.

Insurance

Every participant have to be a holder of a civil liability as well as an individual guarantee multirisk with the aim of protecting itself incidents or accidents which can arise before either during the trekking.

If needed, we propose you several formulae of insurances, under the condition that your place of residence is in Europe:

  • ASSISTANCE : repatriation / expenses of help and search in 1 % of the amount of the price,
  • CANCELLATION in 3,5 % of the amount of the price
  • In the case of purchase of both formulae, Assistance + cancellation to 4,5 %, you will be also covered for the interruption of stay. 

General arrangements of Insurance on brochures Europ Assistance.

Reception to Guillestre, check of the equipment and the transfer by mini bus in the direction of the Refuge of the Basse Rua. 
Small walking without made uneven of one hour to get acquainted.

1st Etap : September 11th :

  • Refuge de Basse Rua  1750m   
  • Pic d’Escreins 2680m
  • Bergerie d’Andrevez 2160m
  • Belvédère de la Mourière 2324m
  • Ceillac 1640m

To indicate : 16km, 1200m +, 1200m –

2nd Etap :

  • Ceillac 1640m                           
  • Col du Fromage 2297m
  • Col des Estonques 2651m
  • Tête de la Jacquette 2757m
  • Saint Veran 2050m

To indicate : 16km, 1300m +, 900m –

3rd Etap :

  • Saint Veran 2050m                      
  • Notre Dame de Clausis 2400m
  • Refuge et Lac de la Blanche 2600m
  • Col de la Noire 2955m
  • Maljasset 1910m

To indicate : 23km, 1000 m +, 1000 m -

4th Etap :

  • Maljasset 1910m    
  • Col du Marinet 2787 m
  • Colle de Ciaslaras 2950m – Passage Italie
  • Paso de terre nere 3050m ( Delicate passage with chains)

According to weather report and level of the group, the longer alternative,
But less committed by pass infernetto dell.

  • Col de la Gypière 2927m – Return France
  • Refuge du Chambeyron 2620m

To indicate : 16km, 1300m +, 500 m - or if alternative : 18km, 1400 m +, 600 m -

5th Etap

  • Refuge du Chambeyron 2620m  
  • Pont du Chatelet 1625m
  • Col de Serenne 2674m
  • Refuge de Basse Rua 1750m

To indicate : 20 km, 1100m +, 1900m -

Return on Guillestre with mini bus, dispersal of the group.

It is of course only area code, it will be necessary to us to adapt ourselves to the hazards of the weather report as well as in the conditions of the mountain and the participants. In the last resort, the mid mountain guide remains only judge of the program whom he can modify because of imperatives of safety

Rent equipment

If need to the store " Loutousport " to Guillestre before the schedule of meeting. Information on: www.loutousport.com 

Personal equipment to be planned

Backpack of mountain of 35L.

Rising walking shoe + 1 pair of basket shoes or sandals for evening.

Small personal first-aid kit.

Gourd of at least 1.5L. Fod of race (biscuits, cereal bar)

Telescopic sticks light and solids. Protection of backpack in case of rain.

Headlamp, knife. Sunglasses, sunscreen, and cremates protection for lips.

Pair of shorts, pants of mountain, polar hot, waterproof jacket Gore tex in case of rain, possibly a cape, a pair of small gloves, buff or choker, hat or cap.

Extra affair in underwear and T-shirts, basic and light toilet bag, light towel.

Liner or light sleeping bag, possibly Rolls Quies

Moneyin cash, the CB can not be very useful

 

Optional: twins, camera, telephone.

The complete backpack does not have to exceed 15 % of the weight of the participant, the water, the picnic and food of races, it is important to check this datum before being there.

Not exhaustive list