The tour comprises a number of separate sections. Please check the winter sports report for the status (open/closed).
Let someone else know that you are doing the tour and if possible never go alone.
Do not leave marked trails and do not go onto glaciers without a mountain guide.
Walking on the ski slopes is prohibited.
Be considerate of other hikers, plants and animals.
Always find out about the local avalanche situation
The altitude and the route mean that good footwear is absolutely essential for this winter hike.