The Bernese Oberland is one of the most popular ski touring area in the Alps. Everybody knows about the 4000m peaks around there, very few people (except the locals) go checking out the “wild east” side of this mountain range, say it’s difficult to get in there as you have to skin a lot to reach the two main huts,…
I don’t think there’s something that makes me more satisfied than going out ski touring. During the winter I spend many days on the lifts, with a lot of people rushing around even when they’re on holiday. I spend my days off looking after my girls and wandering around with the skins, to listen to sound of silence of the nature surrounding me. Skinning up, that’s the way I like to stay in shape. I like to climb up to ski down, and I always look for tours with a challenging descent, possibly doing a loop rather skiing down where I climbed up. In the last decade I’ve lived with the skis on for most of the year, April and May as well, when I should go back into rock climbing, but these two are best months for the ski tours I’ve dreamed for all winter.
In this page you’ll find some ski touring offers, from day trips in the Dolomites and beyond to the big classic ski touring traverses of the springtime, when the ski touring season is a its best. If you have your own ideas, dream tours and projects do not hesitate to contact me. Together we will make it happen.