The feeling of skiing off-piste is one of a kind.
Away from the crowded pistes, you will ski in parts of the mountains most people won’t ever see. The excitement of freeskiing will make this adventure a very special experience.

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If you are already a confident skier on red and black groomed pistes, you’re ready to take the next step. This level 1 off-piste course is designed for people without any previous freeride experience.

This 3-morning session course will give you the tools and confidence to skillfully ski whatever the mountain throws at you.

6 people maximum per group

260€ per person

What will you gain from this course?

– Various Freeride techniques to apply to different types of snow and terrains.
– Mountain sense and tactics to keep you safe.

This beginner off-piste course includes:

– 3x Half-days (9 am – 1 pm) of teaching with one of our experienced off-piste instructors.
– Personal skiing video analysis.
– Avalanche safety equipment (transceiver, probe & shovel)
– Any transportation required during the course.

What to bring:

–  Ski equipment. (Ski, boots, bindings, poles, backpack, etc.)
– Off-piste insurance.
– Lift pass.

A typical course program:

Day 1:
Using video analyses and modern teaching technique, your instructor will focus on refining and adapting your on-piste skills to get you ready to venture off-piste. All set? It’s time to duck under the rope and take your first track in powder snow.

Day 2 & 3:
You will explore another Chamonix ski area and learn to overcome the new challenges it brings: Different types of snow (Tracked powder, chop, crud, moguls, crust, slush, hard packed, windblown snow, …) and different terrains like steeper slopes and couloirs.


7th-8th-9th January 2019
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21th-22nd-23rd January 2019
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4th-5th-6th February 2019
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*Looking for other dates? Please contact us.

Interested in the introduction course? get in touch with us.

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