Guidebook

Mammut Alpine School: Silvretta Crossing

A guided tour across the majestic Silvretta Alps, organized by Mammut Alpine School.

Description

Over a period of four days, you will cross the scenic Silvretta Alps from Guarda in Lower Engadine to Klosters in the Prättigau. Around the Piz Buin, the tour will take you over the border into the Austrian Tyrol, to Vorarlberg and back to Switzerland and the canton of Grisons.

Technique
intermediate
Piste: very confident on skis; Powder snow: solid prior experience; Terrain: mostly steep terrain, narrow couloirs; Alpine technique (for ski touring): solid touring experience or completed training course

Condition

intermediate
Duration from 5 to 7 hours, up to approx. 1,200 vertical meters, approx. 300 vertical meters per hour. High level of fitness for all-day skiing

Group
3-6 participants per mountain guide

Meeting place
12.00 a.m. Train station Guarda (train arrival 12.01 a.m. Guarda)

Departure
Approx. 15.00 p.m. Klosters

For more information: https://www.mammutalpineschool.com/en/skitour-silvretta-durchquerung/?cache-refresh=1

Day 1: Silvretta Crossing

Day 1: Silvretta Crossing

3 - 4 hrs
6.3 km
599 m
55 m
32 °
Starting in Guarda, the beginning of a 4 day tour crossing the scenic Silvretta Alps.
Moderate
Private
Day 2: Silvretta Crossing

Day 2: Silvretta Crossing

4 - 5 hrs
8.4 km
961 m
1,064 m
43 °
The second day of a 4 day adventure crossing the scenic Silvretta Alps.
Moderate
Private
Day 3: Silvretta Crossing

Day 3: Silvretta Crossing

3 - 4 hrs
7.5 km
837 m
551 m
30 °
Day 3 of the 4-day ski tour crossing the scenic Silvretta Alps from Guarda in Lower Engadine to Klosters in the Prättigau.
Difficult
Private
Day 4: Silvretta Crossing

Day 4: Silvretta Crossing

Vorarlberg
6 - 7 hrs
18.4 km
916 m
2,058 m
28 °
The last part of the 4 day crossing of the scenic Silvretta Alps from Guarda in Lower Engadine to Klosters in the Prättigau.
Moderate
Private