This company specialise in all things High Mountain for those that are looking for unique challenges, taking their skiing and snowboarding to the next level.
There activities range from off-piste descents of approximately 2000 metres down towards the Vanoise and Maurienne Valleys to Ski Touring and Ice-Climbing.
All their High Mountain Guides have a wealth of experience and are fully qualified to lead groups off-piste. They all speak English as well as a number of other languages so you won't have to worry about any communication barriers.
For experienced skiers looking to do some Freeriding within the Three Valleys, their guides can show you a variety of off-piste routes using the lift system. Prices start from €390 for the day for up to 4 people. If you are looking to go a little further a field Heliski off-piste trips are available on request.
Ski Tourers can also hire a guide to discover remote technical and challenging routes that include the Gébroulaz glacier, Couloir Bonmartin and the west face of the Péclet. The price for a full day with up to 4 people is €450. Avalanche safety kits are included but Ski Touring equipment is not.
The Office de la Montagne also offers a unique Early Morning Tour which is free on Tuesdays and a Ski Touring by Night itinerary which runs for 4 hours between 17:00 - 21:00. It includes one ascent, a picnic stop and one descent with head touches. Prices are €30 per person.
Location: Val Thorens
Level: Intermediate | Advanced
Typical Duration: 1 day
Languages Spoken: English | French | German | Spanish
Activities: Heli-Ski | Ice Climbing | Ski Touring | Skiing | Snowboarding | Telemarking
Event Services: Activities
Guides & Instructors: High Mountain Guides | Ski Guides | Ski-Touring Guides
Lessons: Adult Lessons | Freestyle/Freeride Lessons | Off Piste/Backcountry Lessons | Ski Touring Lessons | Steep Skiing Lessons
Open Seasons: Spring | Winter