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Planchette freeride day

Discover one of the most amazing and beautiful off-piste runs of the 3 Valleys: the “Planchette” run which takes place in the Maurienne valley, very close to the Italian border !

We’ll use the lifts to reach La Masse in les Menuires. We’ll then slide (or hike a bit more with your skitouring gear if you hava any) on the Maurienne side down a sunny and wide series of slopes to the Planchette restaurant, lost in the mountains. A typical local meal will await the worthy !

We will make it back by taxi to the Val Thorens lifts for those who wish to keep on skiing. For those who would rather enjoy a magnificent panoramic flight above this amazing part of the french Alps, a helicopter flight to join Méribel is available !

Ski touring gear is recommended but not mandatory, we adapt to whatever skis you will show up with.

Required ski level : black slope, or off-piste experience.

Price : from 250€ per person (taxi) / from 429€ per person (helicopter)

Tecnical datasheetPlanchette UK

Online bookinghttp://www.vanoise-voyages.com/en/vanoise-and-beaufortain/planchette-and-encombres-wildest-valleys-in-3-vallees-ski-area

Meribel indoor climbing wall

One or two hours to discover this fascinating activity with your private mountain guide. Enjoy our 14 meter high indoor climbing wall, for a nice, creative and intense climbing session.

You can climb regardless of your skills, level or age, from beginner to expert. Open every tuesday and thursday 5.30pm-7.30pm.

Winter or summer, a private mountain guide can belay you (which means safely take care of you with a rope) and give you pro-tips in order to improve your skills : 8€ for one run, 65€ for a 10 run card.

Price 1 hour : 70€ for four participants, and 15€ more per additionnal person (limited to 6 people max per guide)

Price 2 hours : 120€ for four participants, and 20€ more per additionnal person (limited to 6 people max per guide)

Overnight in a mountain hut (2 days)

Spend unforgettable night in a secluded mountain hut in the heart of the “3 Vallées” ski resort : take time to enjoy simple things: watching the sun go down in the valley, star gazing, listening to the silence…

We shall begin the day discovering the most beautiful off-piste runs of the 3 Valleys, either directly from Méribel, or Courchevel. The Col du Fruit, Vallées des Avals, Dos de Cret Voland and many others. Then we’ll make a little physical effort to earn a great reward: skiing into the wild away from the crowded ski lifts. We’ll end up in a confortable secluded hut at the end of the afternoon. Little by little the noise and light of the resort fades away, and we remain alone in mountain for the night. An experience you won’t forget !

After a great breakfast in the mountains at our hut, we will hop on our skis to enjoy another freeride day !

You can ski with your normal skis, or with ski touring equipment if you want wish to hike a bit more a bit to enjoy even more this wild resort.

Required ski level: black slope, or off-piste experience.

Price : from 403€ per person.

Tecnical datasheetRefuge Night Experience

Online bookinghttp://www.vanoise-voyages.com/en/vanoise-and-beaufortain/experience-night-in-refuge-best-of-3-vallees

Freeride discovery (3 days)

3 days off-piste skiing with a mountain guide to discover the world’s largest ski resort !

We’ll ski together the most beautiful 3 Vallées off-piste ski runs, between Méribel, Courchevel and Val Thorens : Avals valley, Borgne glacier, Geffriand, Polset pass and many more !

Ski touring is the “queen” of ski activity, wich allows us to be alone in wild spots, or find the best snow conditions ! We advise you bring along skitouring gear if you own it, or rent it in Méribel (easy at our partners’ shops, Prosneiges and Skiset). If you wish not to, we’ll manage with your piste-skis, we’ll just have to hike a bit to reach nices runs in a quiet environment (20 min or more).

Our mountain guide will of course adapt the program to your ski and fitness level.

You will enjoy 3 Vallées ski resort differently, following the path of our expert mountain guides who know the resort like no other.

We hope to see you soon on skis !

Required ski level: from “off pist beginner” (ski slope level=black slope), to expert.

Price : from 607€ per person

Freeride Plus (5 days)

5 amazing days to enjoy the best the 3 Vallées have to offer, and discover another mythical ski resort, Paradiski (La Plagne-Les Arcs)!

Included in the program: several mythical ski runs : Gébroulaz glacier, St André, Encombres valley, Bellecôte North face, and many more.

Ski traineeship for people who want to “eat powder” and discover the other side of 3 Vallées, far away from crowded slopes.

We’ll need ski touring equipment, you can easily rent it in Meribel at our partners’ ski shop Prosneiges and Skiset.

Your mountain guide will make sure your group makes the best of snow conditions, for your biggest pleasure.

Required ski level: advanced to “expert” off piste skier (off-piste experience required),

Price : from 995€/person

 

Tecnical datasheet : Freeride5daysUK

Online booking : http://www.vanoise-voyages.com/en/vanoise-and-beaufortain/5-days-freeride-traineeship-in-3-vallees

3 Valleys Ski guiding day (on slopes)

A wonderful day to discover the world’s biggest ski resort, on groomed slopes only !

You wish to discover the famous “3 Vallées” ski resort ? However, you don’t really want to spend your day checking the slope-map every minute ? Nor wonder where you are ? Let us guide you to the nicest slopes of the resort, enjoy skiing and the scenery, we take care of the rest !

Program : discovery of Meribel, Courchevel and Val Thorens ski resorts by the slopes, with lunch in a restaurant we selected for you.

Required ski level: feel confortable on red slopes

Price : from 199€ per person

 

Tecnical datasheet : Ski guiding UK

Online bookinghttp://www.vanoise-voyages.com/fr/vanoise-et-beaufortain/ski-guiding-decouverte-3-vallees

Family

Enjoy family time and off-piste skiing with a mountain guide, a great day !

Méribel mountain guides will be happy to introduce you to off-piste skiing and ski touring with your children: Vallon du Lou, Béranger, Dos de Crest Voland, les Avals and many more.

We’ll take it easy and enjoy a cool day to the rythm of your family ! Learn off-piste skiing tips and safety behavior in a good mood, enjoy wilderness, and taste the pleasure of powder: what else ?

If the weather is nice we’ll have a picnic for lunch in nice and wild spot, or enjoy a warm meal in a restaurant if you prefer.

Join us and have a great time with your kids !

Required ski level/age: 12 years old and/or black slope skiing.

Cul du Nant Paradiski

One of the most beautiful runs of Vanoise with no less than 1800m of elevation loss !

We leave Méribel together to reach Champagny en Vanoise, a 20mn taxi or car ride. Then we take Champagny’s lifts to reach the top of Paradiski, the famous glacier area above 3000m.

We put the skis on the backpack and walk about 30mn. We’re ready to enjoy this great ski run !

We ride numerous slopes in several valleys, there are many options to chose our line. The scenery is breathtaking as we face the most famous peaks of Vanoise (Grande Casse, Grand Bec, Grande Motte, Epena, and many more…)

A day of fun !

We end up on the cross country ski tracks of Champagny le Haut , where we have to push a bit on poles to reach the taxi.

Time to relax now, off to a restaurant in Champagny !

Required ski level : advanced to “expert” off piste skier (off piste experience required),

Price : from 322€/pax.

Tecnical datasheet : Cul du Nant UK

Online booking : http://www.vanoise-voyages.com/en/vanoise-and-beaufortain/off-piste-skiing-the-bottom-of-nant

 

Introduction to snow safety (2 hours)

A condensed training where we introduce you to the necessary safety gear related to off-piste skiing and ski touring. We also deal with sending the alert, as well as an avalanche-search procedure with the individual safety pack (transceiver-shovel-probe).

The main goals of this course:

Your professional mountain guide will introduce you to the appropriate behavior in case of an avalanche: presentation of the safety pack (transceiver-shovel-probe), what to do, when to do it, and how to do it.

A short scenario and research practice will help you learn to deal with this situation and use the gear you should always have when you go off piste.

General information:
Booking is mandatory, every Tuesday (or other day on request).

Session from 5 pm till 7 pm.
Supplied gear (beacon-shovel-probe)
Plan warm shoes and warm clothes
Meeting point: Meribel mountain guide’s office  (“Parc Olympique” of “La Chaudanne”)
Public: children starting 13 years old and adults
Price: 40€ per person if 3 people, or 60€/pers if 2 people.
Min / maxi of participants: 3/8.
Day : every Tuesday or other day on request

Contact:

(3pm to 7 pm from sunday to friday)

+33 6 43 89 72 91

Snow safety course (1 day)

The professional mountain guides of the Méribel Mountain Guide Office offer you an original day to get to understand the snow-covered coat, the avalanche mechanism and the related rescue techniques.

If you like mountains in the winter in general and freeriding in particular, this offer is made for you !

This training day with one of our mountain guides will help you ski more safely when you’re out there on your own.

The program:

We will ski together in the Meribel valley, and explain how to ski safely in a group while going off piste. You will be introduced to the safety pack (beacon-shovel-probe), its use, but also to the structure of the snow coat through a snow profile analysis.

This activity takes place every wednesday from 27/12 to 18/04; Booking necessary

General information :

Session from 9am to 4 pm.

Meeting at 9amin front of the “Saulire Express” lift at Meribel Chaudanne.

Gear: bring your ski gear, your security pack if you have one, a 30L backpack. Lunch will be either picnic or restaurant, to be determined with your guide.

Supplied gear: beacon-shovel-probe

Age: from 13 years old

Price: 105€/pers from 4 people on, or 140€/pers if 3 people.

Mini/max people: 4/8

Day : every Wednesday or other day on request

Ski level required : red/black slope.

Contact:

(3pm to 7pm from sunday to friday)

+33 6 43 89 72 91