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.

Current information for your winter holiday 2020 / 21

Looking forward to the feel of fresh snow under your skis again, discovering great powder runs with fresh tracks away from the crowds and sharing laughter and fun with our guides? 

Girls Off Piste Camps

St. Anton / Arlberg: Girls Off Piste Technique and Ski Touring Camps

Would you like to share your burning passion for Off Piste skiing with other girls and connect with like-minded women?

Our Piste to Powder Girls Freeride camps are aimed at women who share a passion for the mountains and would like to develop their off piste skills and build confidence in an inspiring and motivational environment.  Led by our expert female UIAGM/IFMGA mountain guides  – by women for women!

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Piste To Powder smiles guaranteed 🙂

Women learn in different ways to men so our courses are optimally geared to train women to enhance your learning  through specific technique training methods. Each day your guide will set fun challenges to improve your skills.  By the end of the course you will have a new found confidence in Off Piste or Ski Touring and be ready for the next challenge!

Our Off Piste Technique and Ski Touring camps run through the season starting in December. These are geared at intermediate/advanced Level 2-3 Off Piste skiers wanting to focus on technique or ski touring skills in preparation for longer tours. All camps have small Group focus – maximum 6 participants. and include free safety equipment, a free Piste to Powder buff and an Avalanche safety briefing or full Avalanche safety course .

Girls Freeride Camps with Geli

Half Day 9-12pm, Off Piste intensive, fun technique training – master the downhill Off Piste!

  • Small group coaching – maximum 6 participants
  • All safety equipment (shovel, probe, transceiver) and safety briefing
  • Requirement Level 2/3 Off piste
  • Price 80 EUR

Dates 17/18th Dec; 19/20th Dec  Book Now

Girls Ski Touring Camps, 22-23rd Dec with Geli

Join for 2 Half Days 9-12pm, you will learn skill touring skills in a confidence boosting  environment

  • Day 1 we will do some exercises to improve your downhill Off Piste technique before we focus on our skinning skills. Here we will learn how to perfect a smooth and safe skinning technique, conserving energy and mastering those all important kick turns! We then put this all into practice on the uphill before an off Piste descent.
  • Day 2 – we will do a relaxed short tour into the stunning Arlberg backcountry
  • Requirement Level 2/3 Off piste, no previous ski touring experience necessary
  • Price 160 EUR Book Now

Girls Ski Touring Skills, 26-27 Jan 2021 with Geli and Petra

2 full Days (9-3.30pm) Ski touring skills training to prepare for a ski touring hut to hut adventure

  • Perfect your kick turns, learn how to read the mountain to choose a safe route up and down
  • Ski technique training to improve your Off Piste downhill skills, Avalanche safety
  • Each day we will do a short tour as well as focus on improving our touring skills
  • Requirement Level 2/3 Off piste, no previous ski touring experience necessary
  • Price 290 EUR Book Now

Girls Silvretta Luxury Ski Touring Camp 26-28th March, 2021

3 Days Ski touring in the spectacular Silvretta – with 2 nights in the luxury Piz Buin Inn on lake Silvretta with Wellness. Each day we leave the hotel for a different ski tour, returning in the afternoon to unwind taking in the incredible views to the Piz Buin

  • Half Board (twin share) accommodation in Piz Buin  – including breakfast and dinner with welcome Prossecco!
  • Avalanche safety course and ski touring skills/downhill technique training
  • Requirement Level 2/3 Off piste, no previous ski touring experience necessary but you should be of reasonable fitness
  • Price 995 EUR (based on 4 or more) single supplement depending on availability
  • Dates: 26-28th March 2021  – led by Geli and Petra – Book Now

 

Our courses are based in the famous resort of St Anton, a freeride mecca with over 200km of Off Piste, however we can taylor courses for Lech if required, mixed camps also run through the season. Beginner L1 Technique training runs most Monday mornings during the season, these are small mixed groups –  book here.

Please note that courses do not include Insurance, lunches and snacks, lift pass, ski equipment, backpack, flights, additional taxis or accomodation. Camps are for skiers only. Boarders can join our Open Groups every Tuesday starting January 5th 2021.

 

Flexible Booking

For peace of mind, we offer free changes and cancellation up to 48 hours prior to the start of course – see our full terms here
If you would like to register for any of our Technique or Ski Touring camps you can simply book here
Or need more info? Call 0664 174 6282 and our friendly team will be happy to help. Seasonnaire/Local discounts apply!

What are you waiting for – get off that plateau, improve your skills and have fun!

 

 

Blog entry by Zoe

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