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Beaufortain 4-day ski touring initiation

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Do you want to learn ski touring in an exceptional environment? Then join Sébastien, IFMGA certified guide, in this 4-day initiation trip in Beaufortain!

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4 Days

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Dec


Description

Join me in this magnificent ski touring trip in the Beaufortain during 4 days. The Beaufortain is a paradise for ski tourers, due in part to its exceptional snow. It is located between the Mont Blanc and Vanoise.

For your comfort, we will sleep every night in the same location, either in a hotel or a lodge. This is the ideal massif to acquire basic ski touring techniques.

Indeed, we will use the convenient lifts of Arêches en Beaufort. We will do nice off-pistes before reaching beautiful summits with amazing views of Mont Blanc.

During this tour you will learn how to: progress in ski touring, use the shovel, probe and transceiver, and assess and manage the risks of the practice.

Departures 2017
– January 20th
– February 17th
– March 4th
– April 14th
And you can also request different dates, from December to April.

Did you find this proposal tempting? Then please contact me and come learn ski touring in all safety! Another great place where you can learn ski touring with me is Chamonix

Itinerary

Day 1: Arêches-Beaufort

Meeting at 10AM in front of the Arêches-Beaufort tourism office. Today you’ll learn the basic techniques for ski touring using the lifts.

Day 2: Lac du Clou - Roche Plane

We go ski touring to the top of Roche Plane, one of the beautiful summits of Beaufortain.
Walking time: 4hs
D +600/-1000m

Day 3: Chalets du Soufflet - Col des Lacs

A beautiful ski touring day in Beaufortain, with a magnificent descent.
Walking time: 3hs
D +350/-1050m

Day 4: Cormet d'Arêches (2109 m)

Today we go ski touring to a beautiful pass in Beaufortain, the Cormet d’Arêches.
End of trip around 4PM.
Walking time: 4-5hs
D +/-900m

 

Details

Accommodation

In a hotel or lodge.

More info

Group size: 4 to 8 people.

I will loan you a harness and a transceiver.

Meeting point

At the Arêche-Beaufort tourism office.

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About the guide

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 1568 Each

Group of 2

EUR 784 Each

Group of 3

EUR 521 Each

Group of 4

EUR 392 Each

Group of 5

EUR 330 Each

Group of 6

EUR 289 Each

Group of 7

EUR 258 Each

Group of 8

EUR 238 Each

Want a different number of travellers?

Price includes

- Guiding fee




 

 

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