Beyond the ski lifts, the off-piste adventure tempts you?

Accompanied by our Mountain Guides or our Ski Instructors, you will benefit from a supervision provided by qualified professionals who master perfectly their discipline. They know the valley like the back of their hands. A lot were born and raised here.

The Chamonix Valley is renowned for its "Capital of Skiing" thanks to its paradisiacal environment for off-piste skiing with its powder fields and forgotten valleys. It is also an excellent starting point to discover skiing in the Aosta Valley in Italy.

A little jewel of Chamonix, the mythical Vallée Blanche is one of the must-see off-piste sites in the valley.

Our specialised courses in small groups of 4/6 people maximum will allow you to learn or improve your off-piste technique in skiing or snowboarding.

SESSION OFF SKI / SNOWBOARD - 1 session

You have a level of skiing or snowboarding on the slopes, but you have never tried to ski or board on the powder, you can test this approach with our off-piste session of 3h45. This session can also serve you if you want to review your technique off-piste or do a tester for the Vallee Blanche as we have different levels of groups.

Level required: able to ski/board comfortably on red runs, from 13 years old. New or little experience off piste.
Duration of the course: 1 morning from 9AM to 12:45
Meeting point: at the Domaine du Tour (possibility of changing domain depending on the snow conditions)
Group size: 4 to 6 people per instructor per session (we can not mix skiing and snowboarding in the same session)

Rate :
- 79 € * / person

This price does not include:
- rental of your equipment, you can rent with our partner store SANGLARD.
- lift ticket: Chamonix Le Pass or MBU

 

ALL MOUNTAIN SKI / SNOWBOARD - 3 sessions

We start on the same programme as the off-piste session, but on a training course of 3 sessions.
Price : 225 € * / person

 

MAGIC SPOT SKI / SNOWBOARD - 1 session

If you have a good off-piste level and want to discover the best powder spots in the Chamonix Valley. Our High Mountain guides know the most beautiful corners of the Valley and will take you to the best off piste spot of the moment.
Powder, couloirs, forgotten valleys ... A day you will not forget.

Level required : good level off-piste.
Duration of the course : 1 day from 9AM to 4PM.
Meeting point : we will communicate it the day before according to the snow conditions of the moment.
Group size : 4 to 6 people per instructor. We can mix the 2 practices: ski and snowboard because it is not an off-piste course, but a discovery of itineraries.

Rate :
- 110 € * / person

This price does not include :
- rental of your equipment, you can rent with our partner store SANGLARD.
- lift ticket: Chamonix Le Pass or MBU

CHAMONIX SKI TOUR / SNOWBOARD - 3 sessions

We start on the same principle as the Magic Spot, but on 3 days. You will change the domain every day, you can also make the legendary Vallée Blanche according to the snow conditions.

Rate :
- 310 € * / person

This price does not include :
- rental of your equipment, you can rent with our partner store SANGLARD.
- lift pass: Chamonix Unlimited or MBU (need MBU for the Vallee Blanche)

VALLEE BLANCHE CLINIC

You want to do the legendary Vallée Blanche, a famous off-piste glaciated itinerary in the Chamonix Valley, but you do not know if you have the level, the Vallée Blanche Clinic is for you.

We offer an off piste session with a instructor that will test your level and give you tips to improve it. At the end of this session, the instructor will tell you if you have the level to do this mythical descent or not.

If you have a good off-piste level, you can register directly on La Vallée Blanche, click-here.

Level required : intermediate off piste (lower intermediate available in March)
Duration of the course : 1/2 day from 9AM to 1:45PM.
Meeting point : On the Tour area or Grands Montets.
Group size : 4 to 6 people per instructor. Since this is a ski or snowboard lesson, we can not mix both practices with the same instructor.

Rate :
- 179 € * / person

This price does not include :
- 1/2 day off-piste session and Vallée Blanche day
- rental of your equipment, you can rent with our partner store SANGLARD.
- lift ticket: Chamonix Le Pass YOU NEED MBU FOR THE VALLEE BLANCHE

If you do not have the level to do the Vallée Blanche, we will refund you 100 € on the price to just pay the off-piste session to 79 €.

AVALANCHE SAFETY

A half day to learn to study and recognize the different snow covers, and to assess the potential avalanche risks.

Program :
- search for ARVA
- Use of probe and shovel
- emergency organisation
- knowledge of the snowpack

Level required : good level in off-piste skiing
Group : we can group skiers and snowboarders
Timing : 1/2 day, from 9AM to 12:45 or from 13AM to 4:45PM

Rate : 79 € * / person
The price includes : safety equipment : tranceiver, shovel and probe.
The price does not include :
- the rental of your equipment, you can rent with our partner store SANGLARD.
- lift ticket: Chamonix Le Pass or MBU

 

MOUNTAIN AND GLACIER SAFETY

In order to better understand the many risks related to the mountain environment, and to learn how to use the necessary equipment for your safety and that of others, we offer specific training tailored to your needs.
Indeed, when you ski off-piste, you must equip yourself with a minimim of emergency equipment, such as an ARVA, a shovel and a probe.
In addition, when you are on a glacial terrain, you must provide additional equipment such as crampons, a rope, an ice axe, a shoulder harness, and the equipment essential to the realization of a haul (lifting system based on the multiplying the force to get out, alone, a person from a crevasse), and of course know how to use it!

In the program of this day :
- Search transceiver
- emergency organisation
- recognition of potential risks
- ski evolution in glacial terrain
- crevasse rescue technique.

Level required :
good level in off-piste skiing
Group : from 4 to 6 people, we can group skiers and snowboarders
Timing : day from 9AM to 4PM

Rate : 110 € * / person
The price includes: safety equipment : tranceiver, shovel and probe.
The price does not include:
- the rental of your equipment, you can rent with our partner store SANGLARD.
- lift ticket: Chamonix Le Pass or MBU

 

INITIATION SKI TOURING AND SPLITBOARD

If you want to get away from the crowd of the ski slopes, and you are love with off-piste skiing, start skiing or splitboarding.
Sometimes 30 minutes is enough to reach forgotten valleys, fantastic slopes of fresh snow.
This will allow you to climb to the top of the top of the Grands Montets and experience fresh tracks on the glacier.

Ski Touring and Split Board are available.

Level required : good level in ski / snowboard off piste
Timing : day from 9AM to 4PM
Group : from 4 to 6 people, possibility to mix ski and splitboard.

Rates : 110 € * / person
The price includes : safety equipment : transceiver, shovel and probe.
The price does not include :
- the rental of your equipment, you can rent with our partner store SANGLARD.
- lift ticket : Chamonix Le Pass or MBU

 

PRIVATE GUIDE

You can choose to either learn off piste or improve off-piste techniques.
No matter the weather or the time since the last snowfall, you can trust our experienced mountain guides to offer you an unforgettable day.
Do not just follow in the footsteps of others. Ski or ride with your friends and family.

Level required : good level on slopes and beginners to experienced off piste.

Timing : 1/2 day or day
Meeting point : according to the best snow conditions of the moment.

Rates from 1 to 4 people per guide :
- 9AM to 12:45 : 300 € *
- 1PM to 4:45PM : 250 € *
- 9AM to 4PM : 420 € *

The price includes : safety equipment : tranceiver, shovel and probe.
The price does not include :
- the rental of your equipment, you can rent with our partner store SANGLARD.
- lift ticket : Chamonix Le Pass or MBU

* Winter Rates 2019-2020