Private Instructor Group Big Day Out in Chamonix
Tinderbox Ski School offers off-piste and ski touring trips around the Chamonix area. Their qualified mountain guides will privately guide your group through the best terrain the French Alps can offer.
Chamonix is a town located in the French Alps, its famous for its towering peaks and based under the tallest mountain in Europe, Mont Blanc (4,808m). It is one of the oldest ski towns in the world with tourism dating back to 1821 when the first guiding association was established. Since then the town has become a mecca for backcountry enthusiasts and mountaineers, Making Chamonix a centre for progressive mountain culture in Europe.
Tinderbox offers three sperate off piste and touring Glacier itineraries for you to Choose from:
- Skiing the classic Vallee Blanche, 17km of decent from the Aiguille de Midi cable car. Reach and altitude of 3812m before testing your limits down this monumental route
- Skiing the Glacier des Toule, you will cross the border into Italy to experience the best champagne powder with an amazing lunch spot before heading back down the Valley Blanche
- Skiing the Col du Passon, ski touring is essential for this mission, heading over the Argentiere Glacier before climbing up a couloir to reach the summit of Col. You will decent down the fantastic slopes of Glacier de Tour.
Tinderbox Ski School is a team of fully qualified independent ski instructors and mountain guides based in Chamonix. Headed up by Chris Fecher a British K2 Skis, Mountain Hardwear pro freeskier, Ski Patroller an Avalanche Expert. This experience is for the strong intermediate to advanced skier looking to develop their skill set towards off-piste riding.
Going out with a fully qualified local is the best way to experience the mountain, one day may be all you need to acquire the confidence to take to the mountain by yourself.
With a private group you options are limitless, just get in contact to see how we can help you accomplish your off-piste dreams!