Aiguilles Rouges touring

Chilled day skiing fresh powder in the sun today. Can’t really ask for much more. Not many photos as my camera ran out of battery, but I think the two below¬†sum things up pretty well ūüôā Advertisements

Midi laps

Fun day skiing¬†Midi laps in fresh pow with Joel. Had a bit of a mix-up at the end after getting greedy and reckless looking for fresh turns in one of the entry gullies into the Requin exit couloir. After putting in a turn a couple of¬†metres below where everyone else had cut left into the…

Cornes de Loriaz, NNE Couloir

One of the things I love most about ski touring is exploring new areas.¬†If that can be combined with skiing a great line in good conditions then for me skiing doesn’t get¬†much better. By some careful planning and a good dose¬†of luck Joel and I managed to tick all these boxes earlier this week when…

Tour Ronde, Gervasutti Couloir

A few photos from a fun day out skiing the Tour Ronde’s Gervasutti Couloir with Sleigh and Joel. The Gervasutti Couloir comes down the west side of the Tour Ronde. It’s about 300m long and goes at an average angle of 48 degrees.¬†Conditions weren’t perfect, with the bottom and upper sections a bit¬†bare and firm,…

Col de Miage, W Couloir

With a load¬†of snow¬†hitting the Alps over the past couple of weeks, I’ve been keen to get the skis out of storage and get in a good tour. So when Latitude 60 sponsored athlete Joel Evans¬†suggested heading up the¬†Glacier de Miage, I didn’t take¬†much convincing. We set our sights on one of the west couloirs…