Splitboard and snowboard suitable routes in the French Alps (Ligurian Alps, Southern Alps, Provence Alps, Cottian Alps, Dauphiné Alps, Graian Alps (Mont Blanc, 4,810 m) and the Savoy Alps.
Our Splitboarding Reports from France:
The Aiguille du Fruit is one of the most impressive mountains in Courchevel. You can see it from all over the ski-resort and here you can watch a video how it is summited at perfect conditions with a splitboard.
Chamonix: Red wine, huts and inspiring landscapes had been the essence of this unforgettable splitboard touring week at the maybe best known skiing resort of France.
To find a never ridden face down a 4000m peak in the Mont Blanc massif, where pretty much everything has already been skied, is not an easy task. But Julien Pica Herry still kept an eye on a line and last week, together with Davide Capozzi and friends, they headed out to realize their dream.
Steeps-Expert Davide Capozzi scored again, this time with his girlfriend Michelle at the Miage Glacier. Together they did another spectacular first descent.
Last Sunday, 10th of May 2015, Davide Capozzi and Julien "Pica" Herry on Splitboards and Francesco Civra Dano with Ski, opened a new beautiful 50° line down the North Face of Pain de Sucre at Mont Blanc massif, the Voie Originale.
More than 20 years of experience in Backcountry Snowboard Guiding - Chamonix Splitboard Guide Neil McNab gives us deep insights into his daily life and great safety information.