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6-day Backcountry Ski Trip in Vermenagna, Piemonte

6-day Backcountry Ski Trip in Vermenagna, Piemonte | Italy

Join IFMGA/UIAGM mountain guide Alessio Cerrino on a 6-day backcountry ski trip to the stunning Vermenagna Valley in Limone, Piemonte.

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Alps

6 Days

Jan - Apr

Fit

Intermediate


Description

Located in the Piedmontese Limone, the Vermenagna Valley is a stunning location that ski enthusiasts visit every year. Set in the beautiful Maritime Alps, there is good reason why! On this 6-day backcountry ski trip in the Vermenagna Valley you will get a chance to explore its wild environments, breathtaking landscapes and some of the best routes in the region!

To begin, on day 1, we will pick you up from either the airport at Torino or the airport at Cuneo. Then, we will take you to the stunning Limone area in Piemonte where we will spend the night. The following day, you will get the chance to practice your skiing in a controlled environment. The pistes at the Riserva Bianca ski resort are world class and will give you the chance to warm up for the days ahead. From then on, we will dive head into backcountry skiing in the region’s Vermenagna, Maira, Gesso and Stura Valleys.  Each day, we will choose a new route depending on snow conditions. Plus, we have over 100 different itineraries to choose from! Of course, we will also take into consideration your preferences and needs.

In terms of experience and fitness level, this trip is of intermediate difficulty. Consequently, we expect some knowledge and good physical conditions, but of course I will be there to guide you on every step of the way.

What else can you expect on this amazing 6-day trip? Of course, stunning wilderness and breathtaking landscapes. Also, you will be able to choose accommodation options to suit your preferences. Additionally, you will always have top quality cuisine available to crown some of the great snow adventures that you will have!

Ready for one of the most exciting trips of your life? Book your place now and join me on this unique 6-day exploration of the beautiful Vermenagna Valley in Piemonte!

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Transportation start and back

- Transport during the trip

Price details

Also included in the price: photoshoot - mini stage avalanche research.

Not included in the price:

hotel and meals - travel cancellation insurance - lifts cost.

Possible to rent: ski mountaineering attacks - skins - ski boots - safety kit - backpack 30 l


Itinerary

Day 1: Airport pickup and transport to Limone

On day 1 of our trip, we will pick you up from either Torino’s Caselle or Cuneo’s Levaldigi airports and transport you to Limone, Piemonte.

Day 2: Free ride in Riserva Bianca

On the second day, you will get a free ski day at the Riserva Bianca ski piste!

Day 3 to 5: Ski touring adventure in Piemonte!

Every day we will explore a different route depending on best snow conditions. Possibilities include several peaks and ridges above 9000 ft.!

Day 6: Farwell

We will transport you back to Torino or Cuneo for you to take your return flight. Otherwise, we also offer to transfer you to a suitable location for you to continue your European journey.

 

Details

More info

Typical local cuisine with a choice of wines. Breakfast: Continental, American with local products. Optional SPA.

Meeting point

Torino or Cuneo Airport

About the guide

Guide profile image

Alessio

Mountain Guide

I was born in 1973
I am a professional Mountain Guide (UIAGM-IFMGA).
I have a great experience in the mountain environment.
I traveled, climbed and skied all over the world (Europe-Africa-South America).
I met people from different cultures who allowed me to grow professionally.
I live in Limone Piemonte, the small village in the Marittime Alps.

Languages

Italian | French | English


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