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What’s included

The Chamonix Mountain Festival offers great value for money compared to other mountaineering schools.

What’s included in your Festival booking fee:

  •     Accommodation at UCPA in shared rooms
  •     Breakfast and evening meal
  •     Food to make up your own packed lunch
  •     Chamonix lift pass for 7 days
  •     Access to a specially discounted Mont Blanc tunnel pass
  •     The Glacier Safety Workshop
  •     Access to all CMF events
  •     Free trial of gear*

What’s not included:

  •     Travel to France
  •     Transfers from Geneva Airport to Chamonix

It is only possible to benefit from the heavily discounted Chamonix lift pass in conjunction with booking the accommodation offered by UCPA.

What’s included in the registration fee without lodging and lift pass:

  •     Dinners with all participants at UCPA
  •     Access to a specially discounted Mont Blanc tunnel pass
  •     The Glacier Safety Workshop
  •     Access to all CMF events
  •     Free trial of gear*

*Sample gear that was available for trial at the 2013 Festival:

Beal: Ropes
Tendon: Ropes
Black Diamond: Ice axes, crampons, harnesses, helmets, skis
Arcteryx: Harnesses
Idris: Skis
Mammut: Airbags, Mammut RescYou
ABS: Airbags
JetBoil: Stoves
Pieps: Transceivers
Arva: Transceivers, shovels and probes

Giveaways:
Mule Bars
Mountain House dehydrated food
Mountain Hardwear T-shirts