Mission Steeps Movie

Looking for something to do today, why not watch a very good and brand new movie about steep skiing. Filmed in Zermatt, Chamonix and Haines,AK and feathering Xavier de Le Rue, Samuel Anthamatten, and Andreas Fransson this film documents the process and challenges that stem from seeking out the world’s most daunting terrain.

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Transceiver Training

Lorne, Graham and Andy headed to Flegere after plans to ski off the Midi were to one side due to a delayed opening. After skiing a couple of laps off the Floria lift, finding a bit of nice snow mixed in with some nasty runts they decided to do a little transceiver practice. This is something […]

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Joel On The Col d’Argentière

After searching Brevent and Flegere for something other than heavy spring snow and knowing that there would be nothing left in the resort area of Grand Montets Joel, John and Francesco came to the conclusion touring was their only option if they wanted fresh tracks. They decided on Col d’Argentiere in the Argentiere basin accessed from […]

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Skiing The Y Couloir

Ben Briggs headed out yesterday on his first tour of the new year with Brendan O’Sullivan and Tom Coney. They grabbed the first lifts in Grand Montets and climbed the Aiguille d’Argentiere before skiing down the Y Couloir and just making it back to the car in the light. For Ben’s more in depth report and conditions […]

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Brevent Conditions

It sounds like much of Chamonix has turned into a mogul field again on the off piste but with no crowds, soft snow and sun there is not too much to complain about. Secret spots and touring will still find you powder, but temperatures are high so stay safe out there! Lorne’s full report from […]

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