With crampons and ice axes, trek up the snowy Atlas Mountains to North Africa's highest peak

Statistics

Analysing terrain data

1

day +

3,288

m

3,288

m

26

max°

Exposure

Exposure

The exposure grade describes the potential consequences of falling or slipping off the path.

Low Exposure: The path is on completely flat land and potential injury is limited to falling over.

Medium Exposure: The trail contains some obstacles such as outcroppings and rock which could cause injury.

High Exposure: Some trail sections have exposed ledges or steep ascents/descents where falling could cause serious injury.

Extreme Exposure: Some trail sections are extremely exposed where falling will almost certainly result in serious injury or death.

Some trail sections have exposed ledges or steep ascents/descents where falling could cause serious injury.

Description

Base yourself in the heart of the Atlas Mountains as you take on the mighty Mount Toubkal (4167m) in the height of winter.

You’ll spend 2 nights in a mountain refuge and enjoy 3 days of guided winter hiking using crampons and ice axes.

To make it to the summit you’ll overcome the altitude, steep snowy slopes, ice, and high winds.