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Backcountry Skiing in La Thuile

Escape to one of the birthplaces of European freeride skiing.

Located in the Aosta Valley in the Italian Alps, La Thuile is a small town with some big attractions, namely the ski resort which connects you the awesome freeriding opportunities in the area.

Top backcountry skiing trips | La Thuile:


There are many reasons for choosing Backcountry Skiing in La Thuile

The awesome thing about this area is the variety of terrain. Choose from long downhills in open alpine terrain to huge bowls. This area offers great terrain for beginner off-piste skiers to the more intermediate


Good to know:

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Best time to visit

December through April

How to get there

Fly to Turin or Geneva then drive or transfer to town or take a train and a bus


Winters are cold and snowy here with freezing and below freezing temperatures. The summers are milder but still cool

More info about Backcountry Skiing in La Thuile:

Explore the many awesome freeride possibilities of La Thuile that can be accessed by the lifts. While you’re there, enjoy awesome views of Mont Blanc, the Grand Combin, and the Monterosa Range. You can also access some of the backcountry terrain by hiking up with your skins. Check out the awesome slopes of neighboring Courmayeur and Valgrisenche too

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