Tour of Monte Rosa: A Trekker's Guide

By: Hilary Sharp

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Contents INTRODUCTION The region The Monte Rosa massif Glaciers Ancient passes The Walser community The valleys The main towns Wildlife and vegetation When to go Getting there Getting around Accommodation Regional highlights Languages and currencies Emergencies, rescue and insurance Alpine weather Clothing and equipment Maps Glacier travel Planning your trek Using this guide TOUR OF MONTE ROSA Stage 1 Zermatt to Theodulpass Stage 2 Theodulpass to Resy/St Jacques Stage 3 Resy/St Jacques to Gabiet Stage 3A St Jacques to Gabiet via Colle di Pinter Stage 4 Gabiet to Alagna/Pastore Stage 5 Alagna/Pastore to Macugnaga Stage 6 Macugnaga to Saas Fee Stage 7 Saas Fee to Grchen Stage 8 Grchen to Zermatt the Europaweg Stage 8A Grchen to Zermatt valley route Appendix A Route summary table Appendix B Summits of the Monte Rosa massif Appendix C Accommodation Appendix D Useful contacts Appendix E Glossary of useful terms Appendix F Glacier travel and crevasse rescue techniques Appendix G Background reading. Printed Pages: 176.

Title: Tour of Monte Rosa: A Trekker's Guide

Author Name: Hilary Sharp

Categories: Travel & Tourism,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: Cicerone Press Ltd: 2015

ISBN: 1852847301

ISBN 13: 9781852847302

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 901895

Keywords: Tour of Monte Rosa: A Trekker's Guide Hilary Sharp