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Ski touring in the Pyrenees, Andorra

Venture into the heart of the Pyrenees, where hidden gems await discovery amidst breathtaking scenery. Embark on an unforgettable ski touring adventure guided by Pascal, a certified expert from MTB Adventures, and tailor your experience to your skill level with a range of meticulously crafted itineraries. Conquer iconic peaks, revel in panoramic vistas that stretch across the Pyrenees, and immerse yourself in the tranquility of the backcountry.

Private

Pyrenees

3 Days

Jan - Apr

Fit

Intermediate


Highlights

Uncover hidden gems nestled amidst the summits of Andorra's iconic peaks.

Glide through snow-covered landscapes

Master avalanche safety through a hands-on DVA workshop.

Description

Venture off the beaten path and discover hidden gems nestled amidst the summits of Andorra's iconic peaks!

Situated on the southern slope of the Pyrenees, with an average altitude of 2000 meters, you can expect to encounter high-quality snow and abundant sunshine, except during snowy days.

Choose your adventure from a range of itineraries carefully curated based on prevailing snow conditions, ensuring an experience tailored to your preferences and skill level.

Warm up with an invigorating trek through the Sorteny valley. Embark on a scenic ascent from the Ransol valley, navigating towards the majestic La Serrera Peak, reaching an elevation of 2914 meters (9,560 feet) ski touring expedition through the picturesque Maia valleys. Glide through snow-covered landscapes, surrounded by breathtaking peaks and serene valleys.

Conclude your journey with a scenic ascent of Pic Maia. Enjoy panoramic views that encompass the enchanting surroundings, bidding farewell to the Pyrenees with a heart full of memories

Receive personalized feedback and guidance from experienced instructors to refine your ski touring technique, enhancing your ability to navigate the terrain with confidence. Furthermore, you'll be able to master avalanche safety through a hands-on DVA workshop, equipping yourselves with the knowledge and skills to navigate the backcountry with preparedness and confidence.

Secure your place today and embark on an unforgettable ski touring adventure in the heart of the Pyrenees!

Price includes

- Guiding fee

Price details

Please note that the following expenses are not included in the price :

-Rental equipment

-Insurance

-Personal expenses

-Transportation

-Program modifications: If you request significant modifications to the program, you may be charged additional fees. Any such modifications will require your prior agreement


Itinerary

Day 1: Warm up in Sorteny valley

Gather at the COULOIR MOUNTAIN STORE for equipment rental (if needed) and a briefing around 10:30 a.m. Begin with a warm-up in the picturesque Sorteny valley before setting out on your chosen itinerary, depending on the snow conditions. Receive technical corrections for ski touring and participate in a DVA (Digital Voice Assistant) workshop to enhance your skills.

Day 2: La Serrera Peak ascent

Commence your ice climbing adventure with a scenic departure from the Ransol valley. Ascend towards the majestic La Serrera Peak, reaching an elevation of 2914 meters, if weather and snow conditions permit.

Day 3: Ski Touring in Pic Maia

As your adventure draws to a close, ascend to the summit of Pic Maia, reaching an elevation of 2625 meters. Enjoy panoramic views that encompass the enchanting surroundings, bidding farewell to the Pyrenees with a heart full of memories and a renewed appreciation for the beauty of nature.

 

About the guide

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Pascal

5.00

(1)

Mountain Leader

Hiking guide, Mountainbike guide and Ski Intructor from Andorra.

I know really well the mountain and history of the country. In winter I guide snowshoeing programs, and in summer hiking and MTB trips in the Pyrenees.

Languages

French | English | Catalan

Certificates

UIMLA

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What people are saying about Pascal

Ellen

5.00

Explore share lower, because system was repeating the messages few times, it was "annoying". I suppose its the communication system. Eveything else very good


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