The weather is changing, the ambient temperature is dropping and the mountain tops are getting white... winter is getting closer! Our Chamonix off-piste ski courses for winter season 2015-2016 are now online.
Our Early Season Ski Clinic is packed with essential winter skills. Get your legs snow-ready and dust off your freeride skills with our expert ski instructors. Refresh your avalanche awareness and crevasse rescue skills with our experienced UIAGM mountain guides. Everything you need for the season, right here.
Our ever popular Off-Piste Introduction Courses and Off-Piste Performance Courses will be running all winter, taking you from off-piste novice to powder-skiing expert right here in the legendary Chamonix backcountry terrain.
Don't miss out on our Chamonix Off-Piste Week, you will ride some of the great Chamonix off-piste runs and our mountain guides will take you to their favourite powder stashes in the Chamonix valley.
Take your freeride skills to the next level with our Steep Skiing Course on the famously steep faces and incredible couloirs of Chamonix - they always fill up quickly so check the availability and book your place right now!
Explore the backcountry on one of our regular Ski Touring Introduction Courses, we'll take you far from the packed pistes and lift queues to discover the untouched snow and peaceful descents of some of our favourite Chamonix ski touring routes. You'll learn how to skin up, kick-turn, use couteaux ski crampons, and much more.
Of course, we will also be offering our fully guided Vallee Blanche Ski Trips on the most mythical off-piste ski run in Europe. A full day out in one of the world's most famous off-piste ski areas, you'll start from the very top of the Aiguille du Midi at 3842m then ski down past stunning seracs, ice falls, crevasses and towering peaks back down to Chamonix. Although experienced off-piste skiers will have an incredible experience, this route is also open to novices thanks to our new Vallée Blanche preparation course. This one day course, usually held at Les Grands Montets, will teach you all the basics of off-piste skiing and get your skills up to scratch so that you will be fully prepared for your descent of the Vallée Blanche. Whether you're an expert or a beginner to off-piste; the Vallée Blanche is a "must do" Chamonix experience - come and join us!
Chamonix Experience is a mountain guide, ski guide and adventure company based in the Chamonix Valley, at the foot of the Mont Blanc Massif.
Chamex offers a wide range of courses and private guiding in Chamonix, Verbier, and Courmayeur. Our activities include off-piste ski clinics, guided ski touring, mountaineering courses, rock climbing, ice climbing and private mountain guiding of all kinds. In our experienced hands, you can also ski the Vallée Blanche or climb Mont Blanc with a mountain guide for a classic Chamonix experience.
We also venture further afield into Switzerland and Italy, guiding clients on ascents of the Matterhorn, Eiger, Gran Paradiso and other 4000m peaks in the Alps. For a real alpine adventure, join Chamex in skiing the Haute Route from Chamonix to Zermatt; a multiday ski tour through some of Europe's most stunning scenery.
Chamex provides exciting and challenging days in the mountains from one day courses to week long expeditions, as well as private guiding for individuals and groups. We can help you get the most out of your Chamonix experience.
Chamonix Experience works in close relationship with over 10 highly qualified UIAGM / IFMGA mountain guides, each with many years of experience guiding worldwide and active climbing. Between them, our team of mountain guides speak a variety of languages including French, English, Spanish and Italian.
Founded by renowned expedition leader Russell Brice, Chamex is now run by Sebastien Rougegre since 2011. Sebastian is a qualified UIAGM IFMGA mountain guide, ski guide and former mountain rescuer in Chamonix (PGHM Chamonix).
At Chamonix Experience our professional approach ensures you receive a quality service and unique mountain expedition. We also offer complete flexibility - if there is something you want to do we can create a bespoke mountain adventure just for you. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or enquiries.
Looking to plan a corporate ski trip in Chamonix or a team building weekend? We can organize everything from the minute you arrive in Chamonix including transport, accommodation, activities and special events. We've worked with a number of prestigious clients who have all been delighted with their experience; contact us to find out more.