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Introduction To Ski Touring

Cost Per Person
£445
Start Date
28/11/2022
End Date
02/12/2022

START YOUR JOURNEY INTO THE AMAZING WORLD OF SKI TOURING

An introduction into the incredible world of ski touring. No previous ski touring experience required. Ski touring equipment can be organised locally. Ski touring opens up a whole new world of skiing where you earn your turns. Growing in popularity year on year. Full and half day courses. Please see date for details.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS COURSE

SKIERS WITH ‘FRONT-SIDE’ (LEVEL 4.5) OFF PISTE SKIING EXPERIENCE.  

NO PREVIOUS TOURING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED SEE LEVELS

SKIERS WHO HAVE A GOOD LEVEL OF FITNESS TO SKI OFF PISTE FOLLOWING A MAXIMUM 2 HOUR SKIN

THE ABILITY TO GET UP UNAIDED AFTER A FALL IS ESSENTIAL

Essential Information

Time of Year
Winter
Days Per Week
5 half days, Monday to Friday
Hours Per Day
3 hours
Skiers per group
6, 7, 8 depending on conditions, itinerary and group level
SKI PASSES
Full area pass
Ski Equipment
Touring skis (ideally 90mm plus underfoot), skins and ski crampons are required
Video Analysis
No
OFF PISTE Safety Equipment
Provided by Snoworks
Helmet
Compulsory

ACCOMMODATION/TRANSFER OPTIONS

Course meeting point is in front of Le Maison de Tignes in Tignes Le Lac, we suggest accommodation in Val Claret, Le Lac or Le Lavachet.

Self Catering apartments: contact Ski Encore
Hotel/self catering/transfer options: www.tignes.co.uk or Peak Feeling Ski

Hotel suggestions
Hotel Le Paquis

Hotel Le Refuge
Langley Hotel
Hotel Levanna
Hotel Curling

TRAVEL SUGGESTIONS

By Road – a 9/10 hour drive from Calais.

By Air – fly to Geneva and either book a transfer or hire a car
Transfers Geneva to Tignes
Cool Bus
Bens Bus
Mountain Rescue
Snow Drone

By Rail – closest station is Bourg St Maurice, transfer up to Tignes by local bus or taxi