See the mountains through the eyes of locals

Adventures with Zermatters

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Anyone wishing to venture into the high-alpine world above Zermatt who is not a mountaineering professional will need someone at their side they can rely on. Seek and you will find! Zermatters (formerly Alpine Centre Zermatt) is the local partner for arranging mountain guides – but not just any mountain guide. What does Zermatters do? 

  • Hospitality since 1988
  • Several generations of secret tips and insider knowledge
  • Authentic experiences from the local’s perspective
  • Love of the Zermatt homeland
  • Focus on adventure
  • Experts from every discipline


Guided hiking tours

Zermatters's services

Daily hikes

  • Individually programmed “favourite hikes”
  • Glacier hike between Trockener Steg and Schwarzsee
  • Monte Rosa to Theodul Glacier passage
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Two-day hikes and overnight stays in the Monte Rosa hut

Spectacular hike, building and location: the Monte Rosa hut is close to three glaciers. Every day you cover 500 metres of altitude difference in four to five hours. Technically challenging hike (T4).

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Hiking week by Zermatters

The most beautiful places in the Zermatt region in one week – the programme is impressive. Days can be booked separately, with discounts for three or more days.

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guided mountain tours and fixed rope routes

four-thousand-metre peak tours

For all mountaineers who aim high ...

  • easy to medium difficulty tours over two days, for example to the Alphubel or Dom
  • 4'000-metre peak tours to Breithorn, Castor or Pollux
  • 4'000-metre peak tours over two days: to Weisshorn, Dent Blanche, Obergabelhorn or Zinalrothorn

Guided ascents of the Matterhon

Greetings from King Matterhorn! With Zermatters, experienced mountaineers can climb the Matterhorn with their own private guide. Anyone not sure whether they are completely ready to attempt the Matterhorn can book a training tour with the motto “Ready or not”. And for all those who simply cannot get enough of mountaineering there is the “One more climb” package, which offers two other ascents in addition to the Matterhorn.

Guided climbing tours

  • Mammut via ferrata (fixed rope route) at Schweifinen: for beginners and advanced climbers
  • Sport climbing in the Eschbalme area or on Riffelhorn
  • Gorge Adventure fixed rope route: through the roaring Gorner Gorge
  • Climbing and glacier week for children and young people: 5 days for 10 to 18 year olds

For details of climbing tours with ZERMATTERS click here. 

Do you want to experience the mountains the way only the locals normally do? The team at Zermatters are looking forward to sharing their adventures with you 

Phone: +41 27 966 24 66