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Opening from July 6th to August 31st 2019

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  1. Les Arcs
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  4. Ski touring

Try ski touring for a different way of getting about the mountains!
Ski touring is the way to get up the steep slopes at the heart of the Alpine landscape like a mountaineer. «Seal skins» fitted under the skis for the climb enable you to lift your heel and turn happily!
There’s no need to panic when going downhill. All you have to do is take off the skins, lock the heels and enjoy Alpine skiing as you know it.

As for equipment,

You will need :

A pair of light and above all short touring skis

A pair of the ski touring bindings

A pair of ski touring boots

Self-adhesive seal skins

Hiking equipement such as a ruckack for carrying your skis if necessary, suitable clothing...

Not forgetting: shovel, probe et ARVA for when you venture off the marked pistes


Get away from it all in the countryside at Arc 1800 & Arc 1600’s great Alpine landscape by ski touring on a fully marked piste.



400m Incline

Altitude at the start 1630 m

Altitude at the top 2070 m
Gross ascent 440 m
Distance climbed 2,5 km
The return must be made by the Mont-Blanc blue piste



440m Incline

Altitude at the start 1810 m
at the start of Villards

Altitude at the top 2250 m
Gross ascent 440 m
Distance climbed 2,1 km



400m Incline

Altitude at the start 1650 m
  From Parchey lift

Altitude at the top 2300 m
Gross ascent 650 m
Distance climbed 4 km


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Guides de montagnes

Arc Aventures

Ski, snowboard, runways, guiding. collective/private courses, ski touring, Telemark...

L’Ecole de Ski Internationale Arc Aventures propose, pour enfants et adultes tous niveaux, des cours collectifs et privés, des stages, du guiding : Ski, Snowboard, Hors-piste, Ski de randonnée, Télémark, Handiski, Soirée dîner sous la yourte…Organisation et animation pour séminaires.
Ambiance conviviale et personnalisation de l’enseignement.
Activité outdoor : Randonnée en raquettes pour tous niveaux.
Nos bureaux de vente Arc 1800 :
- Galerie commerciale Les Tournavelles – Front de neige, Village des Villards
Ouvert 7/7jrs de 8h30 à 18h30 et plus selon périodes
- Résidence Odalys Edenarc, Village du Chantel, au sein du magasin Précision Ski
Permanences du Samedi au Jeudi
- Village Club du Soleil, Village de Charmettoger
Permanences du Dimanche au Vendredi
Les points de rassemblement de nos cours :
- Jardin d’enfants, Village Charmettoger à côté de la résidence Pierre&Vacances Belmont
- Départ télécabine Transarc
- Résidence Odalys Edenarc
- Village Club du Soleil
Service commercial ouvert à l’année.

Les Tournavelles, Les Villards Arc 1800 73700 Les Arcs

Opening period

From 15/12 to 27/04.

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