LOGISTICS

Date OF Camp 2019

Saturday 6th to Saturday 20th of July 2019
 

REGISTRATION FOR THE Camp

The deadline for registration submission is May 31st.

base CAMP

Rotary-Club hut, Saleinaz sur Praz-de-Fort in the Val Ferret. Google-Map

EQUIPMENT

Please refer to the compulsory equipment list.

SCHEDULE

  • 1st week: basic alpine instructions

  • 2nd week: climbing in Swiss Mont-Blanc area

EXCURSIONS

All high-mountain excursions are under the supervision of licensed mountain guides.
The guides will have the sole responsibility to choose the excursions according to weather conditions and to the aptitudes of the participants.

TRAVEL TO Martigny

Meeting in Martigny for all the participants on July 6th before 5.00 p.m. at the latest. The travel costs to Martigny are not included in the fees for the camp. We recommend the foreign participants to fly to Geneva which is the closest airport to Martigny.

MEETING POINT IN MartignY

Café bar "Le Terminus", in front of the train station. The travel costs to Martigny are not included in the fees for the camp.

From Martigny you will be transported to the lodge by car.

train TIMETABLE

You can view the timetable for the trains from Geneva airport at the following website address:

http://www.sbb.ch/en/

END OF Camp

On Saturday, Martigny railway station in the morning.

FAMILY DAY

The second Sunday of july from 09.30 (in any weather conditions)
Rotary Club hut, Saleinaz


At the start of the village Praz-de-Fort you will find the signage which will take you to the lodge. Cars can be parked in the forest along the road before arriving at camp.

(Home made pastries are always greatly appreciated!)

phone NUMBERS

Cabane d'Orny (2nd week): +41 (0) 27 783 18 87
Cabane du Trient: +41 (0) 27 783 14 38

INSURANCE

Foreign participants are insured directly by the R.C. Martigny through: ACE European Group Limited and Air-Glaciers in Sion.

FinancIal CONTRIBUTION

Each participant is required to pay CHF 1200.- before May 31st

  • Banque Cantonale du Valais, Av. de la Gare 20, 1920 Martigny, Switzerland

  • Rotary-Club Martigny bank account

  • IBAN : CH09 0076 5001 0236 5270 6 

  • Swift : BCVSCH2LXXX 

 

Don't forget to bring some pocket money !

PLEASE TAKE A VALID Passport oR IDENTITY CARD

EQUIPMENT

It is imperative to be well equipped for your mountain expeditions. You will find below the list of the required equipment needed for your safety.

It is very important to have good mountain shoes with VIBRAM soles, for climbing and walking on snow and ice with crampons. It is not necessary to buy them because these shoes can be rented in Martigny with the help of guides.

IMPORTANT !

There is the possibility to rent soft climbing shoes. Please give shoe size with your registration.

  • Sleeping bag

  • Mountain trousers for climbing

  • Track suit + slippers

  • Down jacket or «Goretex» jacket

  • Toiletries, handkerchiefs

  • Mountain backpack            (minimum 30L)

  • Sun screen and lipbalm

  • Gaiters

  • Enough underwear

  • Rain jacket

  • Head light, pocket lamp and spare batteries

  • Gloves or mittens

  • Sunglasses for glaciers

  • Warm beanie and baseball cap

  • Pencil, pen, paper

  • Bathing suit + towel

  • Thermos bottle or gourd

  • Sweather or polar fleece

  • Pocket knife

  • Thermal underwear

  • Socks and slippers

Participants having the following material, can bring it along:

  • Baldric, climbing-iron, ice-axe, any other alpine material, helmet, soft climbing shoes.

  • Camera

  • Member-card of Alpine clubs such as SAC/CAS/OAV/DAV/CAF

Contact
contacts
inscription
registration
formulaire d'inscription
registration form

ROTARY CLUB MARTIGNY

Case postale 890

1920 Martigny

Suisse - Switzerland

Rotary Youth Exchange
Association Switzerland/Liechtenstein
Gustav Zeiler-Ring 10
CH-5600 Lenzburg 

Switzerland

Tel. +41 56 426 50 58
Fax +41 56 426 79 91
camps@rotaryswissyep.ch

ORGANISATION
Organization

Rotarien Paul Gay-Crosier

​​Le Peuty 14 
1929 Trient

Suisse - Switzerland

Tél. +41 79 213 04 58

pgaycrosier@gmail.com

Directeur
technique
du camp
technical
director
for the camp

Jean-François OSENDA
(Guide de montagne - Mountain guide)
Morèces 53
1943 Praz-de-Fort

Suisse - Switzerland
 

Tél. +41 79 410 56 32

Camp Rotary SMAC
Case Postale 890
1920 Martigny

Suisse - Switzerland

Adresse Postale du camp
postal address
Téléphone
phone number

Chef de Camp
Tél. +41 79 213 04 58

informations
general enquiries
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