Super Arcelle 4th Feb 2019
Off-Piste Snow and Weather Report 7-13 Feb...

For Savoie and Northern French Alps Fantastic skiing available but many people are taking crazy risks, please read On Monday 4th February we picked up reports of 10 people caught in 4 separate accidental slab avalanches (‘acciden... Read More


On-Line Off-Piste Essentials Talk
On-line Off-Piste Safety Talk

Fresh snow but danger in the Alps! Hi everybody In view of the exciting snowfalls we’ve been receiving, great skiing and the unstable conditions that have resulted (even right next to the piste), I’ve produce... Read More


Avalanche risk 5 on Friday 1st Feb 2019

Meteo France just put the avalanche danger rating up to 5 on North Facing slopes in the Haute Tarentaise and all slopes in other Savoie regions. Here is a translation of their words. This is strong language for the Haute Tarentaise. Th... Read More


Off-Piste Snow and Weather Report 31 Jan-6...

For Savoie and Northern French Alps Great skiing, but watch out for significant avalanche danger over the next few days with significant snowfall expected Low-pressure weather systems remain in charge over the Alps until Sunday deliver... Read More


New Snow, Cold, Great Skiing & High A...

Update for Off-piste Skiing Report Northern French Alps! Cold and snowy for the rest of the week in N French Alps. This means great skiing! The High avalanche danger rating of 4 should continue with the intermittent snow storms adding ... Read More


avalanche danger rating 3
Avalanche Bulletin update 27th Jan

Meteo France are warning that new snow expected tomorrow will fall on a weak layer of old snow and the avalanche risk will rise as the snow falls, especially on North and East Facing slopes Here are their words for Haute Tarentaise. It... Read More


Off-Piste Snow & Weather Report 24 - 31 Jan 2019
Off-Piste Snow and Weather Report 24 ̵...

For Savoie and Northern French Alps Variable weather ahead with a little fresh snowfall Expecting light snow on Sunday and more significant new snow on Wednesday. In the meantime there will be cold temperatures and some sun, some cloud... Read More


Off-Piste Snow & Weather Report for Savoie & N French Alps 17 - 24 Jan
Off-Piste Snow and Weather Report 17-24 Ja...

For Savoie and Northern French Alps Cold temperatures and a little more snowfall With some fresh top-ups of snow (anything between 5 to 40 cm) we’ve been finding some fantastic off-piste conditions over the last few days. There&#... Read More


Henry Schniewind Snowpack update
Snowpack update French Alps 14 January

Real risk of remote triggering, danger rating is now level 4 nearly everywhere Henry explains in this video Recently we have experienced some very cold weather -20C and colder at 2000m. This has rotted the old snow and created a very w... Read More


Off-Piste Snow and Weather Report 10 - 17 January 2019 Savoie & N French Alps
Off-Piste Snow and Weather Report 10 ̵...

For Savoie and Northern French Alps Fresh snow is on its way … but if we get a lot, expect instability above 2500 m The snow is coming. It looks like less stable weather now. But high pressure still dominates until 21st January. ... Read More