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Chamonix Off Piste Weekend

Chamonix

  • Duration: Long weekend
  • Skiing
  • All Trips
  • Challenging
  • Mid January - March

About this Adventure

The Chamonix valley and the Mont Blanc Massif are justifiably popular for backcountry skiing. The combination of high altitude, reliable snow and stunning mountain scenery makes the region ideal for the adventurous skiers looking to improve their backcountry knowledge. Our off piste ski weekends are guided holidays with the focus on exciting skiing, searching out the best snow and descents. As well as fun skiing, we aim to provide practical mountain awareness and the essentials skills for backcountry skiing

Quick Facts

  • Long weekend trip: Thursday to Sunday
  • Three nights accommodation in Chamonix
  • Fully-qualified UIAGM guide
  • The best off-piste terrain in the Alps
  • Training in ski touring and avalanche awareness

Itinerary

This trip involves travel to high altitudes and to areas where a short notice change of itinerary may be necessary. The details of the itinerary may be altered to suit the particular participants, inclement weather or for any other reason deemed necessary.

Day 1 - Thursday: Fly from UK to Geneva. Transfer to Chamonix: 1 1/2 hours. Arrive in Chamonix and settle in to the accommodation. We meet in the evening to discuss the plan for the weekend

Day 2 - Friday: Exploring the challenging back bowls of Le Tour, followed by descent to Trient. Use of avalanche transceiver and ski safety training will be covered

Day 3 - Saturday: Ski tour in the Aiguilles Rouges. An introduction to skinning, route choice and avalanche awareness followed by a great descent to the village of Le Buet. A short train ride takes us back to Chamonix

Day 3 - Sunday: A day skiing from the Aiguille du Midi, finishing with a descent of the Vallée Blanche. We have the opportunity to follow a number of routes, including a challenging variation or an ascent to an awesome vantage point for an extra descent. Sunday evening: check out; transfer back to Geneva, for flight to UK

Please note: This is only a guide to your itinerary.

Inclusions

  • All guiding fees and expenses.
  • Three nights twin room hotel accommodation
  • Return airport transfers Geneva - Chamonix

Exclusions

  • Equipment hire
  • Personal insurance
  • Evening meals in Chamonix
  • Lunches and beverages
  • Personal insurance
  • Hire of ski equipment
  • Uplift costs
The cost of the weekend ski pass will be approx. €130 per person.

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