Splitboarder telemarker and alpine ski touring

Group photo in front of the Dent du Geant

The forecast was for sun with cloud coming in through the afternoon.  There had been a few spots of rain in Chamonix overnight so potential to find some fresh snow high up in the mountains.  Hilary had rented a splitboard from Zero G so we headed up the Aig du … Read on…

So much snow, so much fun


The recent snowfall in Chamonix has opened up a world of possibilities for skiing and snowboarding. We opted to head to Grands Montets where the trees on the lower slopes offer some visibility even when it is dumping snow. Arrived at 0930hrs and the Plan Joran bubble had just opened … Read on…

A picture is worth a thousand words


February has been busy with family groups in the chalet. All keen skiers they have been out the door early and back late to make the most of the snow. The snow has kept really well and recently we have seen fresh arriving which is great for both the piste … Read on…

Freeride World Tour


The Chamonix stage of the FWT this year is on 28th January. With big screens in the town, music and for those that want to see the action take the lift up La Flegere with a set of binoculars. Extreme skiing and snowboarding excitement with international competitors.

Splitboarding course

splitboarding course

3 days of splitboarding with Paul McKeen of Horsemouth Snowboarding in Chamonix. Riding lifts, splitboarding and hiking the valley to find the best snow. Not just the techniques for getting around safely and efficiently but coaching on riding as well from a fully qualified snowboarding instructor.