Winter time

OFF PISTE Les Arcs - La Plagne

OFF PISTE  Les Arcs - La Plagne
Half day or full day, you're alone or a group of you, the mountain guide will chose the itinerary adapted to your level, your wishes and the snow conditions.
For us to organise your off piste day in the best conditions please contact us by phone or email, a couple of days before your arrival.

Dates: Everyday from December to April. 

The guide may have to change the initial program depending on weather and snow conditions.

Ski Touring Initiation

ski touring - Vanoise

Every week, we offer an introduction to ski touring.

Starting from the lifts in les Arcs, around Grand Col. After an easy run down le Vallon de la Commune, we make our way up on ski-touring skins to la Crete des Lanchettes (2617m, 1h30 climb up). From the top , a beautiful run down to the valley of Peisey.

Ski touring

Ski touring - Guides des Arcs

Here are some ideas of beautiful itineraries :
Le Mont Rosset 2449m : a 900 m ascent on climbing skins before enjoying an incredible run facing the Vanoise summit. For beginners or skiers already introduced to ski touring.
Les Arêtes de Montséti 2573m: starting from the lifts of St Foy, a beautiful run in the small valley of Mercurel, followed by a 2 hours ascent to get to the top of the ridge, and a final run on the west side to the village of Miroir 1200m. For good skiers.

Off piste skiing in Val d'Isère

ski hors piste Val d'Isère  - guides des Arcs

A very a nice itinerary in a remote part of Val d'Isère and a good way to discover ski touring.
We begin our tour at 9am at le Fornet. a small and picturesque village situated at the end of the valley of Val d’Isère. From here we reach the Pisaillas glacier by the ski lift.
Equipped with mountaineering skis, we start with a short ascent, up to the col de l'Ouille Noire 3229m and then a nice downhill awaits us, on the Maurienne side of the mountain. The second climb  (200m. vertical ascent) brings us up to the col des Montets 3185m.

Ski touring - Mont Pourri

Mont Pourri - Savoie

Le Mont Pourri 3779m, is the most famous summit in the Tarentaise valley. It towers over the others and is known for its great view point.