Difficulty levels

1 out of 5 Easy

-All ages above 14 years old
-Someone in fair walking condition, able to walk for 2 hours with short breaks at a low pace of 2-3km/hr (1.2-1.8mi/hr)
-Trails generally in good condition, glacier travel on generally very low angle
-Very little elevation gain, max 250m (820ft) over a distance of 2km (1.2mi).

2 out of 5: Easy+

-All ages above 14 years old
-Someone in good walking condition, able to walk for 2-3 hours with short breaks at a low pace of 2-4km/hr (1.2-2.5mi/hr)
-Trails generally in good condition, glacier travel on generally very low angle.

-Very little elevation gain, max 250m (820ft) over a distance of 2km (1.2mi).

3 out of 5 Moderate

-All ages above 16 years.
-Someone in good hiking condition, able to walk for 4 hours at a low or moderate pace of 2-4km/hr (1.2-2.4mi/hr)
-Trails generally in good condition, glacier travel partly on uneven ground.
-Moderate elevation gain +300m (-1000ft) over a 3km (1.8mi) distance

4 out of 5 Difficult

-For all ages above 16 years old.
-For someone in good hiking condition.
-Trails generally in fair conditions, some off the path travel, glacier/snow travel on uneven ground with some challenging sections.
-Pace is adjusted to guest fitness but generally our elevation gain is around 300m/hr (1000ft/hr) with a walking pace of 2-4km/hr (1.2-2.5mi/hr).
-Increased distance. We recommend guests to have the ability to cover 20km a day on rugget trails and snow.

5 out of 5: Hard

-For all ages above 18 years old.
-For someone in very good hiking condition.
-Trails generally in fair conditions, large sections off the path travel, glacier/snow travel on uneven ground with some challenging sections.
-Pace is adjusted to guest fitness but generally our elevation gain is around 300m/hr (1000ft/hr) with a walking pace of 2-4km/hr (1.2-2.5mi/hr).
-Duration – one should feel comfortable to travel for 10-15 hours a day.
-Increased distance. We reccomend guests have the ability to cover 20km (12.5mi) a day on uneven trails and snow.
-Significant increase in elevation.

-Some technical difficulty should be expected.