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The Soldier's Ridge to Giordani peal (4046 m) and Pyramide Vincent (4215 m)

The Soldier’s Ridge is the perfect ascent for those who want to learn how to deal with a typical high mountain mixed route: snow and ice alternate indeed all along the itinerary. The ridge can be continued after Giordani peak to reach the summit of Pyramide Vincent (4215 m).

7.30 am meeting with the guide in front of the ticket office of the lift in Staffal, check of the equipment and ski lift to Punta Indren (3270 m). Departure to the Lys glacier to reach the summit. The itinerary follows the path towards East which brings to the old ski lift station built on the ridge between the Lys Valley and Valsesia. With a long diagonal, first on a scree and then on the glacier, the route crosses the Bors Glacier till the beginning of the Soldier’s ridge, then lead then to the summit of Giordani Peak (4046 m).
For those who are more trained, it is possible to continue to Pyramide Vincent, traversing first the snowy ridge and then the first rocks of the East – South East ridge of the mountain. The itinerary follows the rocks that must be climbed (III degree maximum) up to the snow-covered summit.

Difficulty: PD+ ascent on glacier followed by a part on rocks (max. III degree) with airy ridges.

Ascent duration from Punta Indren:
Difference in height from Punta Indren: around 800 m for Giordani, around 1000 m for Pyramide Vincent.

Soldier’s Ridge until Giordani: 380 € one person + 80 € for the second person

Maximum number of participants: 2 each Alpine Guide.
Soldier’s Ridge until Pyramide Vincent: 450 € one person + 100 € for the second person
Maximum number of participants: 2 each Alpine Guide.

The rate includes: private guiding fees, rent of axe, crampons and harness.
The rate excludes: ticket of the lifts, lunch for the guide and the client.
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From 1st July 2020  


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