THE BRITISH MONT BLANC

TAKE ON THE CHALLENGE THIS SUMMER!

Ever fancied the challenge of climbing the height of Montt Blanc but feel it's a distant dream? Well, we have a UK based solution for you!

Achieve the 2438m of altitude gain by your own power and might whilst enjoying a spectacular break in Wales with likeminded adventurers and making friends and memories that will last a lifetime.

Be Fearsome in association with Ian McClelland from Turn Wild can help! With our fully qualified and experienced former military and mountain leaders, you're in the right place.

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WHAT IS THE BRITISH MT BLANC?

The BMB challenge is set out over a weekend where you will gain the altitude height of climbing Mt Blanc via the popular Goûter Route.

On Mt Blanc, the Goûter route starts at Nid d’Aigle (alt 2372m) and pauses at The Goûter Refuge before continuing up to the summit of Mt Blanc (alt 4810m). That is a total of 2438m climbed over two days.

The British Mt Blanc Challenge will take you across six peaks with you achieving the same altitude gain over two days. This is also the equivalent of going up Snowdon three times (Pyg track). 

QUICK FACTS

  DURATION          Two days (Sat - Sun)

  DATE                     TBC

  DIFFICULTY         Intermediate

  INSTRUCTION    Mountain Leaders ratio 10:1

  COST                     £165.00 pp

  DISTANCE            34 Kilometers 

  TIME HIKING      15hrs

  TOTAL ASCENT   2434 METRES

ITINERARY 

REQUIREMENTS

HEALTH & FITNESS

The challenge is comparable to climbing Snowdon three times. However, this is not what you will be doing! You have to have a good base level of fitness. Hiking in the hills is the best training. An ability to hike for 10 hours on hilly terrain will do you fine. If you live in the city and are time poor, being able to run 5km is another benchmark. Please contact Be Fearsome if you wish to discuss further. You will need to complete a health questionnaire and be signed off for exercise by a doctor.

EQUIPMENT

You will be sent a kit list of items required for this challenge. Although you do not need a lot of kit and all safety equipment will be carried by our Mountain Leaders, you will still need basic clothing, boots and a small backpack.

WHATS INCLUDED

Professional Event Organisation

Qualified Mountain Leaders 10:1 max ratio

Support vehicle for supplies, withdrawal and emergency

Commemorative British Mt Blanc T-shirt

Help with accommodation and transport

NOT INCLUDED

Travel to Betws-ye-Coed, North Wales ​(drive/car share or train)

Accommodation (available from £35.00pppn locally)

Food and Drinks

Personal clothing and equipment 

Personal insurance (accident, personal loss etc).

We haven't included accommodation allowing you to choose your level of comfort. Please contact us for our recommendations. We will collect you from two locations in Betws-ye-Coed on each morning.

Realistically, you're looking at from an additional £70.00 for accommodation plus your train or preferably a car share and food. 

 

BOOK NOW!

TO BOOK NOW SIMPLY CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO PAY YOUR DEPOSIT AND SECURE YOUR SPACE OR CONTACT US.

          TOTAL PRICE £165.00

 

          £50 DEPOSIT TO SECURE YOUR PLACE

          BALANCE DUE 30 DAYS PRIOR

          DEPOSIT IS NON REFUNDABLE

WHY BE FEARSOME?

Here at Be Fearsome, we believe in the perfect balance of knowledge, experience and passion in order to deliver your ideal outdoor adventure.​

We utilise the skills and experience of our ex-military and mountain leaders and instructors to make each and every event safe and enjoyable.

Our head mountain leader, Tom Frearson, is a former Royal Marines Commando and has over 20 years of experience in the mountains. He completed his first National Three Peaks Challenge when he was just 12 years old.

We deliver a truly bespoke and memorable experience for all ability levels and aspirations, and we're certain we can help you.

 

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