Freeride camp Pitztal
Freeriding in the glaciated high mountains
Freeriding & high-altitude ski touring belong to the supreme disciplines of skiing. Enjoy the magnificent skiing around the highest mountain in Tirol, the Wildspitze at 3770m. The king lines in Pitztal are high alpine freeride runs in steep gutters, which guide us partially over fissured glaciers and exposed ridges into hidden valleys. The terrain offers endless possibilities and the runs are diversified as in nearly no other resort. The untouched slopes and descents can be reached with ski lifts and in short ascents with climbing skins. The high light of this tour is the ascent of Wildspitze with its spectacular descent over the Taschachgletscher.
Program 5 days
Arrival until 05:00 pm at the Hotel Garni Andreas Hofer. Greeting of the participants by the mountain guide and hotel check-in. Going through the program procedure & handing out the safety material, avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe and avalanche backpack.
Current weather and avalanche forecast. Update avalanche awareness, full day of freeriding and practical coaching off piste. Safety measures, slope evaluation, ascending track system, safety relevant measures during powder runs.
Current weather and avalanche forecast. Full day of freeriding and practical coaching for freeride runs on glaciated mountains. In the evening: lecture about weather and avalanches.
Current weather and avalanche forecast. Full day of freeriding on glaciers and practical exercises.
Highlight of the week, the ascent of the Wildspitze at 3.774 m. With the lift uphill, followed by a long descent over the Taschachgletscher. Goodbyes and journey back home around 16:00 pm.
- 5 days organization and guiding by a state certified mountain & ski guide Individual program
- 4 nights with breakfast in a double room
- Rental equipment, avalanche transceiver, probe & shovel
- Glacier equipment, crampons, harness, ice device
- Lift ticket
- Surcharge for single occupancy € 80, - per person
- European travel insurance – on request we can send an offer
- Optional: Freeride ski can be rented on site
- In the ski rental Pitz Rent Tal (here we receive a discount of 20%)
All important information
Freeride level 2-3
A key success factor is a good conditional condition. Ski tour experience is not necessary but beneficial. Climbs with skins up to 800 meters altitude. Good skiing technique off the piste
17.02. - 21.02.2020
23.03. - 27.03.2020
further dates on request
17:00pm at the Hotel Garni Andreas Hofer
4 - 8 people per guide
from € 990, - per person
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Book a summer activity until 31.03.2020 and you get 5 % discount!