The twins Castor and Pollux are both accessible as a day trip from Klein Matterhorn. The "smaller twin" offers you a varied ascent in snow, ice and rock, as well as easy rock climbing with the help of metal chains attached to the rock. The climb takes approx. 5-6 hours from Klein Matterhorn and back and requires good acclimatisation as well as good physical condition.
Agency fee incl. VAT, guiding by mountain guide and Certificate (cable car tickets are not included in the price),
Size of group
Pollux: 2 to 3 people per guide,
Good climbing boots suitable for use with crampons, climbing harness, crampons, 1 ski or hiking pole, gaiters, warm weather-proof clothes (sweater, jacket, long johns), warm gloves and mittens, a warm hat, a hat for protection from the sun, sunglasses, high factor sun screen, a thermos flask (for warm drinks, approx. 1 lt. capacity), packed lunch (refreshments: high-energy food such as chocolate, dried fruit, glucose, etc.), a pocket knife, rucksack.