Intro To Ski Touring

Cost Per Person
£655
Start Date
08/04/2024
End Date
12/04/2024

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 day course.

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 full days, Monday to Friday
Hours Per Day
All day with break for lunch
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
Highly recommended

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.
Hotel/self catering/transfer options: www.tignes.co.uk or Peak Feeling Ski

Hotel suggestions in Tignes Le Lac
Hotel Le Paquis

Hotel Le Refuge
Langley Hotel
Hotel Levanna

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
Ben’s Bus
Mountain Rescue
Snow Drone
Altibus

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