Backcountry Snowboarding & Splitboarding in Chamonix

Its hard to beat the great feeling of slashing through the powder as you rip down an open face or a tight chute leaving behind a sweet track in the snow. Snowboards were built for riding powder and in the right hands float effortlessly through the soft snow giving you a smile from ear to ear. Its hard to experience this feeling in any other sport.

Let us take you away from the crowds and show you some of Chamonix’s best kept secrets and pockets of goodness. The terrain in Chamonix is literally limitless for the off-piste focused rider with fresh tracks and lines always available for those that seek it.

Choose from 3 different sessions to suit your ability level and experience. We cater for groups of 1-6 people.

Off piste snowboarding intro

These sessions combine the perfect mix of riding skills and backcountry education.

We teach the skills to effortlessly float through powder fluidly off piste, using the slack country progressing through to the true backcountry. You will learn to safely and effectively use a transceiver for search and rescue. Also hoe to choose the best lines avoiding possible hazards. You will leave buzzing and wanting more.

Split boarding intro

Get away from the lifts and reach peaks that others can only dream about. Split boarding has come a long way in snowboarding allowing riders to explore even deeper into the backcountry and get the great feeling of earning their turns.

We will introduce you to the equipment and get you comfortable skinning up the slopes and away from the crowds. We will also teach you avalanche safety skills.

Bespoke off piste / backcountry / split boarding tours

If you already have some backcountry skills and avalanche awareness under your belt then let us take you take you on an adventure.

We use our local knowledge and skills to design a bespoke full or half day around your ability, level and what you would like to explore around the Chamonix valley.

Chamonix has many areas to explore so check with us to find out where the best current conditions are and we can advise you accordingly.

Book a Backcountry or Split Boarding Session

To get the most from these lessons we recommend you be of level 6 or higher on our scale. Check your level here.

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