IN SESIA VALLEY or OSSOLA VALLEY-

SEASON 2020 - 7th and 8th of December - 21st and 22nd of December - 18th and 19th of January - 22nd and 23th of February

The main purpose of this stage is to give the most important notions in order to be able to practice ski mountaineering safely.

During the stage we will work about the individual off-piste skiing technique, the climbing techniques by skins and the snow science. A great importance will be given to matters relating to security and self-rescue, the most important basis to practice ski mountaineering with conscience and safety.

The program may be modified by the Mountain Guide according to the technical level of the participants or for weather reasons.

Private groups can choose different dates depending on their needs

Travel Program

1stDay

How to use our safety equipment - Artva research and climbing techniques by skins

Meeting whit our Mountain Guide early in the morning in Alagna. Equipment check and distribution of the missing materials we work on preventing avalanches, A.R.V.A. research. In the noon we work on all the climbing techniques by skins. Back to the hotel around 4 p.m. Dinner and overnight. Come back to Alagna around 4 p.m.


2ndDay

Climb an easy itinerary and snow science

Ascent of a ski mountaineering route chosen depending on the medium level reached by the participants. During the day we’ll review all the arguments of yesterday giving a special care to the safety of the drop lines. In the afternoon we’ll work on a snowpack stratigraphy to get to know the best the snow element .Come back to Alagna around 4 p.m.


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Difficulties

F / Easy

Skills required

Good physical shape and good ski technique are required

Duration, Participants and Deadline

Duration Min Max Deadline
2 days 2 5

Equipements

Full ski touring equipment, avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe, harness, ice axe and crampons

Documents

Alpine Club Card is recommended

Prices

5 people160,00 €per person
4 people180,00 €per person
3 people220,00 €per person
2 people300,00 €per person

Rate details

PRICE INCLUDES : Support, assistance and teaching of a U.I.A.G.M. Mountain Guide, all the technical equipment in common use, logistics.

PRICE DOESN’T INCLUDE: Ski pass, half board in the hotel. Guide’s half board will be shared by participants. Injury insurance. Lyskamm4000 can rent the missing technical material (harness, crampons, ice axe, snow beep shovel and probe. € 10,00 per day/person)