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Category: SKIING DAY TRIPS
Duration: 1 day
Level:
Price from: 75 €

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Away from the ski lifts and into deep and high alpine wilderness, ski touring takes you to untouched ski slopes, filling you with endless satisfaction and a pure sense of freedom.

The Chamonix Valley is known worldwide for its exceptional ski touring routes. We suggest that you go on a voyage throughout the day to discover what Chamonix has to offer. Thanks to the numerous ski lifts, a moderate physical effort will allow you to reach areas offering unforgettable descents.  

On the program: great ski touring in the unique scenery of the Mont Blanc Massif and certainly beautiful tracks! 

These days are intended for skiers with experience in off-piste skiing and wish to discover ski touring or for ski tourers wishing to discover the valley. 

 

GROUP BOOKING

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

Dates 2020 (group session) : On Mondays & Wednesday from the end of December to the end of April

Guiding policy (group session) : Group of 6 people maximum per guide. 
Children, minimum 15 years old accompanied by a parent.
No splitboard allowed for the group session. Please check the private guiding.

Meeting point (group session) : 9.00am in front of the ESF office in les Grands Montets

Price 2020 (group session) : 75€ per person

This price includes :
- Mountain guides fees
- Safety equipment : harness & transceiver

This price does not include :
- Ski touring equipment
- Lift pass
- Transfer
- Pic-nic.

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

PRIVATE BOOKING

The private engagement is a 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 engagement guide online for a half day of ski touring. 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.
 
Ability level : It is essential to choose a destination that is adapted to your level in order for you to get the maximum out of your outing Ski touring is intended for athletes practicing regular physical activity. For skiers who regularly practice off-piste skiing and able to ski in any types of snow. Vertical gain up to 400 meters.

Dates 2020 (private guiding) : Every day from December to May

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

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

Price 2020 (private guiding) : 260€ for the group

This price includes :
- Mountain guides fees
- Safety equipment : harness & transceiver

This price does not include :
- Your ski touring equipment
- Lift passes
- The transfer
- Lunch

 

Further information

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

Duration : Half day morning. 3 to 4 hours in total (times given as an indication) 

Area of activity : Les Grands Montets

Ability level : It is essential to choose a destination that is adapted to your level in order for you to get the maximum out of your outing Ski touring is intended for athletes practicing regular physical activity. For skiers who regularly practice off-piste skiing and able to ski in any types of snow. Vertical gain up to 400 meters.
 

Equipment

We recommend that you take special care in choosing your equipment because it contributes greatly to the success of your trip. Weight is decisive; you must always evaluate the weight / comfort ratio in order to find a good compromise. In general, it is better to stack thin layers rather than having one big garment and it is essential to stay dry in all circumstances.

Equipment
- Backpack
- A pair of skis, mounted with ski-touring bindings and Ski Touring Ski Boots
- Touring skins and « ski crampons » specially adapted for your skis
- Ski poles with a large disc at the bottom
- Safety pack: harness and tranceiver

Clothing
- Ski clothes

Accessories
- 1 pair of good quality UV protection sunglasses (level 4) or google
- Water bottle (at least 1 liters)
- Sunscreen protection
- Snacks

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

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