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Category: Day skiing
Duration: 1 day
Price from: 120 €


Ski the off-piste itineraries who made the reputation of the Chamonix Mont Blanc Valley. The Mont Blanc Massif lift system, including Aiguille du Midi and Grands Montets allows easy access to a number of different sectors offering powder skiing on glacier in a breathtaking universe. Our mountain professionals know the Mont Blanc Massif like the back of their hands. They will use all their expertise to make you ski the greatest spots of the French Alps. They will also introduce you to the best ski spots in Val d’Aoste - Italy and in Valais - Switzerland. During the winter season, go for proper alpine adventures and make the most of our mountain guides’ and ski instructors’ personalised advice. Whatever you are a group of beginners or advanced skiers, the Compagnie des Guides de Chamonix can find the perfect itinerary for you and make your next winter sports holidays in the Alps unforgettable memories.


The group formula associates people who do not necessarily know each other. It is ideal for people looking for group friendliness and attractive prices.

Together with Ecole de Ski Français - ESF, the Compagnie des Guides de Chamonix proposes a group excursion every day: our Mont-Blanc Ski Discovery. Every day our guides and ski instructors choose a new destination according to the best snow conditions. Level-based groups are established to ensure a homogenous level.

The advantages of Mont Blanc Ski Discovery :
-    Our guides and instructors know the best spots
-    Booking possible until the day before departure
-    Personalised advice to improve your technique
-    Destination chosen last-minute following the best snow conditions
-    A private mini-bus service to bring you on-site

Dates (group booking) : Every day from December to April

Meeting Point (group booking) : 8.45am at the Compagnie des Guides office, 190 Place de l'Eglise

Guiding policy (group booking): Group from 4 to 6 people maximum per mountain guide or ski instructor

Prices 2023 (group booking) :
1 day : 130€ per person
3 days : 360€ per person
No half day off-piste skiing in group booking

This price includes :
- mountain guide or ski instructor services
- safety equipment: Backpack, harness, transceiver, probe and shovel
- the transfer from the Compagnie des Guides office

This price does not include :
- skiing equipment
- lift pass
- lunch

Group : The group is assured with a minimum of 4 people
Maximum 6 people per guide


A private booking is the historical relationship that binds a guide to their clients. It allows you to be either alone or in a group of friends with your guide. Your guide can organize your trip to meet your specific needs. It is undoubtedly the ideal formula to realize your projects because it guarantees you a maximum of comfort.

You can book a private guide online for a full day off piste skiing. Half day can be booked only by phone or email. Do not hesitate to take all the necessary information to be certain that this outing corresponds to your expectations. Your booking with your payment commits you to make this trip on the date you have chosen. You will be refunded in full in case of bad conditions that do not guarantee the necessary security conditions for the exit to take place.

Dates (private guiding) : every day from December to April (depending on snow conditions)

Meeting Point (private guiding) : Your guide will call you the evening before your trip around 6.30pm to organize the meeting time and place

Guiding policy (private guiding) : Group of 1 - 6 people per guide
Children, minimum 12 years old accompanied by a parent

Prices 2023 (private guiding) :
Group from 1 to 2 people : 420€
Group from 3 to 4 people : 440€
Group from 5 to 6 people : 460€

The price includes :
- guiding service
- safety equipment (harness & transceiver)

The price does not include :
- skiing equipment
- lift pass
- transfer
- lunch

Further information

Find in this section, all the information about this activity. For any further information please contact our advisors (contact details above).

Duration : Full day

Location : The activity place is chosen the day before depending on the conditions. Your guide can propose you a remote destination (Cervinia, Gressoney ...) if conditions require it

Ability level : For good skiers or snowboarders on piste. From ESF Class 3 (black piste level) to ESF Class 4 (all terrain, all kind of snow)


We recommend you to pay particular attention to the choice of your equipment. It contributes greatly to the success of your stay. In a general way, it is better to pile up several light coats rather than wear one big clothing. 

- The normal ski gear

A backpack
- Your guide will provide you the necessary safety equipment : avalanche tranceiver and harness.

 - Clothing should be adapted to skiing in altitude in winter. Gloves, socks and hat are essential.

Do not forget : 
- Sunglasses or goggle
- Sunscreen
- Snacks
- Camera
- Water

Partners : There is the possibility to rent your equipment at a preferential price from one of our partner sports shops. Sanglard Sports, Ravanel & CoConcept Pro Shop

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CO2 emitted per person for the activity: 3.5 kg. In order to limit global warming to +2°C by 2100, the COP-21 agreement stipulates that each human should emit no more than 2t of CO2 per year. According to the French Ministry of Ecology, today European citizens emit an average of 11t per year, and American citizens emit an average of 21t annually.

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