3 days of off-piste riding with our UIAGM qualified ski guide around the Chamonix Valley
This course has been designed to take you on the best backcountry runs around Chamonix. Your Chamex mountain guide will choose the best terrain for your level and find you the very best snow conditions in the valley. You have to be an expert rider with a taste for adventure to enjoy this 3 day off-piste experience.
Chamonix has 4 main ski areas; Brevent, Flegere, Les Grand Montets and Le Tour. All of which have fantastic off-piste terrain full of hidden powder stashes, secret couloirs, steep descents and deep snow - our mountain guides will take you to their favourite runs as well as Chamonix classics such as the Pas de Chevre, the ENSA couloir, the Rognon glacier and, of course, the world famous Vallee Blanche.
Depending on weather conditions we might take a trip through the Mont Blanc tunnel to Courmayeur in Italy, where there is excellent off-piste and glacial terrain - as well as excellent pizza and wine...
This group is open to skiers, snowboaders and telemarkers - you must be an experienced off-piste rider, comfortable riding all snow conditions at a good pace.
If you are not confident enough to join this group then have a look at our Chamonix Off-Piste Introduction Course and our Early Season Off-Piste Ski Clinic to brush up on all the essential off-piste skills as well as avalanche awareness and mountain safety.
The Chamex'Plore Off-Piste Course comprises 3 full days of guided off-piste skiing or snowboarding with a qualified and experienced UIAGM Chamex mountain guide. It has been specially designed to show you the very best Chamonix off-piste ski and snowboard runs. It will be a busy, exciting and tiring 3 days and you will need to be a compentent off-piste rider to make the most of it.
Level RequirementsYou must be able to ski safely in all snow conditions on slopes of 30 to 35 degrees You must be capable of skiing parallel and controlling your speed on all types of snow It is essential to have some previous off-piste experience before coming along on this course You should have a reasonable level of fitness
If you think that your standard of skiing is not sufficient then we recommend that you join our Chamonix Off-Piste Introduction Course, which will give you an excellent grounding in the essential off-piste skiing and safety techniques.
Alternatively, you could book a private session with one of our Chamonix Experience Mountain Guides, who will give your personal instruction on i,proving your technique and gaining confidence off-piste.