Introduction to Ski-Touring

2.5 hour classes designed to get you into ski-touring
30 euros each, max group size 5
Pre-requisite skill level: Happy skiing hard blue runs 
TO BOOK: Please email info@avoriazalpineskischool with your name, phone number and chosen class. You will be emailed a link to provide payment and confirm your place.
What to expect:
  • Touring equipment and how to use it
  • Touring technique
  • Preparation & Forecasting 
  • Mountain safety
  • Route choice
  • Clothing and equipment
  • Skiing technique
Sometimes Avoriaz Alpine Ski School hut, sometimes l'Érigné - we'll confirm when booking.
Normally 9:30-12 & 13-15:30 - dates are announced each Thursday for the following week.
Please note our instructor's schedules are flexible this season - if you cannot attend the times we have suggested, feel free to suggest another date/time to us
What to bring:
  • Touring kit: Boots (don't have to be touring specific but must be compatible with your touring bindings), touring skis, touring bindings and skins. 

  • Mountain safety kit: Transceiver, shovel and probe. (We can provide this if you don't have it) 

  • Clothing: Normal skiing kit is fine especially lightweight stretchy layers, spare layer for the descent, hat and sunglasses for going up. 

  • 1 litre of water and a packed lunch. 

  • A rucksack to fit everything in.

COVID-19 Safety:
Please wear a mask to the meeting point.
Attendees must fill in and bring a COVID disclaimer. 
Please keep your distance from others and wear the mask whenever you are within 2 meters of anyone else. For most of the course social distancing will be easy, allowing you to stand back and breathe freely. 

Tel:+33 (0)4 50 38 34 91

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