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2-day off-piste initiation in Chamonix

If you want to learn off-piste skiing, this 2-day trip in Chamonix and Grands Montets is the perfect choice, with Sébastien, IFMGA certified mountain guide.

Mountain RangeAlps
Duration2 days
Offer periodJan, Feb, Mar, Dec
Type of tripNot specified


When we talk about freeride or off-piste skiing, Chamonix is a place that always comes to mind. During this trip, we will go the the beautiful Grands Montets, a large ski area near Chamonix with extraordinary landscapes.

In particular, this trip is great for beginners in off-piste skiing. An ideal initiation to this fantastic practice!

During this trip, we will cover how to:
– Progress off-piste
– Assess and manage the risks associated with this practice
– Use the transceiver, shovel and probe

Even though the minimum number of participants is 4, don’t hesitate to register if you are alone. I will put groups together.

Next departures 2017
– January: 14/15, 21/22 and 28/29
– February: 4/5, 11/12, 18/19 and 25/26
– March: 4/5, 11/12, 18/19 and 25/26

Please don’t hesitate to contact me if you found this trip interesting. I would love guiding you in the area and teaching you how to enjoy the mountains with off-piste ski!

If you are in Chamonix but would rather learn the basics of ski touring, then check out this trip!



This is an example of off-piste skiing weekend in Chamonix. I reserve the right to modify it at any time depending on the level of the participants and the weather conditions.

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Group size: 4 to 6 people. I will loan you a harness and transceiver.

Meeting point

In Chamonix



Day 1: Grands Montets

We meet at 8:45AM in Chamonix, then transfer to Grands Montets.
Today is an initiation to off-piste skiing in the magnificent Grands Montets (excluding the glacier). This resort is world-famous for its off-piste quality.
I will teach you the techniques to progress off-piste in an exceptional environment.

Day 2: Brevent

We meet again at 8:45AM for the second great ski day.
Today we go to Brevent (just above Chamonix), where we will ski facing the sun and the Mont Blanc: a breathtaking panorama!
The junction with will enable us to evolve in a multitude of different slopes and snow.

About the guide

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IFMGA / UIAGM Mountain Guide -
Sébastien is originally from Toulon. Before he dedicated his time fully to his passion, mountaineering, he has completed a degree in Alpine Geography.
His thirst for adventure took him from countries such as Turkey and Peru to the high mountains of Pakistan .
Since 2000, he work as a Mountain Guide in Chamonix, La Clusaz and all over the world.

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Prices per person

Group of 1

EUR 720 each

Group of 2

EUR 360 each

Group of 3

EUR 240 each

Group of 4

EUR 180 each

Group of 5

EUR 145 each

Group of 6

EUR 120 each

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Price includes

- Guiding fee

Price details

The price does not include the guide´s expenses (accommodation, meals, lift tickets, etc).

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