St. Anton & Lech Zürs: Ski Touring Guiding in the Arlberg

Ski touring has long been popular amongst locals escaping the resort into the winter wilderness, however in recent years it has grown in popularity as visitors search out the untracked exhilarating powder descents far from the lifts. The vast mountain ranges of the Arlberg provide an almost endless choice of tours.

PISTE TO POWDER – SKI TOURING SILVRETTA

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Piste To Powder – Paul leaves company

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PISTE TO POWDER – SKI TOURING TRIPS

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OFF PISTE SKIING – epic start

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OFF PISTE GUIDING – avalanche training sessions

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You’d like to refresh your mountain & safety skills?

Our avalanche training courses will equip you with all the knowledge and practical skills to know what to do in the worst case scenario
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This intensive half day course will be a mix of theory and practical skills on the mountain with one of our trained UIAGM mountain guides. We will simulate a burial so that you can put everything into practice.

Cost 80 euros

(minimum of 4 for the course to run)

We will cover:

  • how avalanches form and how they release
  • Avalanche avoidance: how to identify Avalanche terrain and potential triggers
  • Using information and resources and how to read an avalanche bulletin
  • Correct use of safety equipment: transceiver, shovel and probe
  • What to do if you are caught – rescue procedure
  • Practical: Companion search in single and multiple burial scenario

Meet in Anton Cafe, course runs from 9am-12pm

All levels.

Sign Up here for an Avalanche workshop

SKI TOURING – the essential kit list

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Ski touring in the Arlberg

What do I need for ski touring in St. Anton, Lech Zürs, Alrberg ? What should be in my touring rucksack?

We have compiled an easy check list for what to pack for a one or more nights hut tour!

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