Off Piste Snow & Weather Report Savoie & N French Alps
Off piste snow report and weather: 25-31 J...

A little more snowfall expected, and sunshine on Sunday/Monday! Off-piste snow report: 25 – 31 Jan for Savoie & Northern French Alps Snow depths above 1800 m are now at record levels in Savoie and the N French Alps – in... Read More


Black Flag Val d'Isere 22 Jan 2018
Raising the black flag again 22nd January ...

Black flag – rating 5 out of 5 – for the third time this season. Speaking with Cédric Bonnevie, directeur of the Val d’Isère Service des Pistes (Piste Patrol). He believes it’s the first time in at least 30 or 40 year... Read More


Henry tells us what to look out for –...

Danger rating of 5 (out of 5) across much of the Alps today. Henry talks about following the resort safety advice. Risks are likely to increase today as the temperature rises bringing rain below 2000m leading to an increase in natural ... Read More


Off Piste Snow and Weather
Off Piste Snow & Weather: 18 – ...

More high winds and snowfall ahead! Off-piste snow report: 18 – 25 Jan for Savoie & Northern French Alps Wild weather continues in the N French Alps, with high winds and plenty more snowfall to come! We could see a brief calm... Read More


Off Piste Snow & Weather: 11 - 17 Jan Savoie / N. French Alps
Off Piste Snow & Weather: 11 – ...

Sunny weather for a few days, followed by more snow from Tuesday onwards! Off-piste snow report: 11 – 17 Jan for Savoie & Northern French Alps It’s been a incredible week in the N French Alps with insane amounts of snow... Read More


Val d'Isere Pisteurs 9th January 2018
Avalanche risk assessment – post sto...

Henry tells about the likely avalanche risk and things to look out for tomorrow and the day after. This includes his observations after skiing today. He discusses why and how the danger rating can drop from a level 5 to a level 3 in ju... Read More


avalanche awareness course three days with Henry
Avalanche and off piste awareness course &...

3 days with Henry Henry does run off-piste and avalanche awareness courses through the season. we call each course “3 days with Henry”.  There is one is happening next week on Tuesday 9th to Thursday 11th January. We have ... Read More


Avalanche Val d'Isere
Avalanches flowing into the resort now

Do follow resort safety advice, road closures and path closures wherever you are in the Savoie, Haute Savoie or Isere regions.  Here is a video of a Val d’Isere avalanche running across footpaths, a car park and approaching a bu... Read More


Off Piste Snow & Weather Report 4 - 10 Jan
Off Piste Snow & Weather: 4 – 1...

Wild, windy, unsettled weather with more snow for the week ahead! Off-piste snow report: 4 – 10 Jan for Savoie & Northern French Alps Weather and snow conditions in the N French Alps have been, and will continue to be, extrem... Read More


Fornet road avalanche Val d'isere
Avalanche danger rating is 5 in Northern F...

When the danger rating is 5, you pay attention to avalanche risk in the town as well as the mountain. This avalanche crossed the road between Val d’Isere and Fornet yesterday.  Read definition here We will issue a more detailed ... Read More