- Sport levelAdvanced
- Spoken languagesFrench, English
- Durationfull day
- Opening seasons:
The Mont Blanc not only offers magnificent views (as the highest peak in Europe), but also has unlimited freeriding opportunities where you have the possibility of skiing on slopes adapted to your level in a spectacular environment.
Your guide will be on-hand at all times providing you with personalised advice and suggestions, helping you improve your backcountry skills.
Over the course of the day you will familiarise yourself with different techniques and learn how to progress in all snow conditions. You will also be told about the backcountry safety regulations and protocols.
Additionally you will learn how to use a transceiver and evaluate the snow and slopes. You'll learn what’s dangerous and what’s not and what could pose a potential threat. "Security is of optimal importance" is a mantra that will be repeated throughout the day.
→ You are automatically refunded for the full activity price
2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are entitled to a 50% refund
3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
→ No refund will be made
During this full day activity you will learn how to freeride, the slope will be chosen depending on your skiing level and weather conditions.
The price varies depending on the number of people booking:
1 - 4 people: €400
1 - 5 people: €450
1 - 6 people: €500
It is imperative to have the utmost control over your techniques and master (at the very least) skiing on intermediate level slopes.Special terms
Any transportation costs incurred when travelling outside of the Chamonix Valley will be billed to the customer.
Meals are not included in the tariff and are the responsibility of the customer.
The guide reserves the right to change/adapt the itinerary depending on the weather and snow conditions and the level of experience of the participants.
Your guide will contact you the evening prior to the activity in order to update you on any weather/snow conditions and will also confirm the meeting point and departure time.
Optional: an ABS backpack may be reserved if required
- Avalanche transceiver
- Meals for you and your guide
- Ski lift pass
- Lip protection
- Bottled water and snacks (cereal bars)
- Warm clothing