Ski mountaineering courses-Massif des Aravis

The objective of this internship is to learn the fundamentals of ski mountaineering: knowing how to use crampons, ice axes and rope to ensure ski mountaineering and to be safe. Between edges and corridors you will refine your technique and your knowledge on the subject during 3 days rich in exchange and feedback. The Aravis training ground of the big names of the discipline we will offer in an incredible playground to evolve on educational and alpine routes.
Massif des Aravis
3 days
Next training : June 2, 2023
Price per participant based on 4 participants3 daysInformation at +33 450 57 82 59
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Theoretical briefing: Find the right slope, the right orientation / Choose your route and schedule / The equipment to provide / The steep turn: pedaling jumped, other technical turns / The importance of sticks.

Skidding on a steep slope.
Master and adapt your speed.
Know your limits and know how to give up.
Put on the skis, take off the skis and put the crampons on a steep slope.
Protect yourself and be safe
Cross a ledge or a snowy slope.
Make sure with a steep ice axe


Theoretical Briefing: Choice of slope, orientation, schedule.
The material to provide.
Make anchorages and relays: Lunula, dead body, ejectable ice ax ....
Install a reminder
Abseil ski on foot
Technical insurance on the descent with the rope.
Counter-insurance of a skier, slope test.
Stop a fall
Turn around and climb


Preparation of the race
Slope of application of approximately 200 to 300 m
ascent and descent in autonomy

Good to know about the training
Ski mountaineering courses-Massif des Aravis

The price includes
- Supervision by a mountain guide
- The avalanche safety equipment loan (DVA + SHOVEL + PROBE) possibly.
The price doesn't include
-Ski lift
- Transportation
- Accommodation (unless requested by you)
- Restoration (Except of your request)
- The insurance
- Personal equipment
- Other necessary subjections ..
Required level on ski
Level 4 EXPERT: I regularly practice ski touring or off-piste skiing (More than 30 days / year) and I am able to go down everywhere.
I ski often. I ski in the snow, on the frozen snow with ease whatever the slope up to 40 °, I perfectly control my speed, skidding. I have already ski touring or off-piste on elevations of more than 1000m to 1200m.
Required physical level
Level 4 EXPERT: I practice the sport regularly in all its forms, I am able to make long efforts of 6h to 8h and to walk 1500m of ascent in mountain and high-mountain
Massif and periode
Date: On request according to the massif.

Aravis-Bauges: January to March
Mont Blanc and Oisans: March to June
Mont-Rose: March May

Activities guides Ski mountaineering courses-Massif des Aravis

Jérémy Janody
Rock climbing
Ski Touring
Via Ferrata
Ice Climbing
Team Bulding
Security training
Ski Freeride
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