ESF La Grave-La Meije
The French Ski School provides individual and group courses for children and adults. They are graduates from the French academy Ski instructors and they will teach you the basics to become an accomplished skier :)
The French ski school from La Grave is ideally located, full South and facing La Meije mountain and its glacier. It offers you the opportunity to progress in skiing, snowboarding, telemark, etc. ... in a huge and amazing setting. Whether you are children or adults, in group or individual, discover through our courses, the pleasure of skiing in Le Chazelet Village ski resort.
The ESF offers for the Christmas holidays, coaching for the day on the ski area of Le Chazelet:
From 10h to 12h: group lessons
From 12h to 12h30: lunch
From 12:30 to 1:45 p.m.: private lessons
13h45 to 14h: pause
From 14h to 16h: group lessons
Cost € 125 / child ( meal and skipass not included)
Registration and information 04-76-79-92-86
From beginner to advanced skiers, alone, with family or friends, come and relax or hurtle down the slopes in ski, snowboard, telemark ... our instructors will accompany you so that your stay is according to your desire.
For the little Ones: the Kinder Garden, starting from 3 years
-Learn While having fun: Your child, accompanied by Piou-Piou, Siflotte, Blanchot and Garolou, will learn ski and snow in a 100% secure environment !
-The ESF ski instructors will teach them the basics of skiing in a fun way and in good spirits.
-We Welcome children from the age of 4 years with the offer 'collective during the week.'
-For The first time or for children aged 3 years, we advise you to do a test half-day kindergarten before enrolling your child for the week. The ticket purchase will be deducted on the card 'week' at the end of this essay.
Training Course 'stars':
-Skiing Alone on the easiest slopes for some, gain ease, improve, refine their technique to others ... but for all: have fun with friends!
-Friday, the awaited moment ! the passing of the stars ' snow flake, 1st, 2nd and 3rd star'!
Training Course 'competition':
-We perfected our style in good humor and friendliness ! Being able to evolve in all snow conditions and terrain (bumps, powder, ...), fight against the stopwatch (slalom) and, of courseat the end of the week , passing tests (bronze star, gold star, arrow, chamois, ....)
- The + : possibilities according ski levels, weather and snow conditions to ski on the spot of the cable car of La Grave at the end of the the week (with additional cost).
-If you wish to confront in stopwatches or improve your technique in stakes, the Competition Training Course are also open to adults!
New !!!!! Training Course 'off piste'
-Good level skiers or snowboarders, discover the great outdoors with us !
-This Course is aimed at audiences aged 14 and older (parental discharge required for minors).
-Level required: Bronze Star-Class 4
-Improvement in all snow conditions, snow studies, DVA use, ...
-Depending on the snow and weather condition , trainees will perform on the spot of La Grave, Le Chazelet, Serre Chevalier or short ski touring.
-Wearing a DVA (Avalanche Victim Research ) and a helmet are REQUIRED and a ' backbone ' deeply advised !
Private lessons: Choose your program!
- Initiation to competition
-Only Family or with friends
-Ski, Snowboard, telemark, backcountry, slalom, ....
-French, English, Italian or Spanish!
Two options are available to you:
-The private lessons (max 4 people)
-The commitments on half day or full day (max 8 people)
From 21/12 to 03/05 between 9 am and 5 pm.
RD 1091 La Grave & Station Village du Chazelet
La Grave & Le Chazelet
05320 La Grave
Phone : 04 76 79 92 86
04 76 79 92 86
Club Piou Piou and ski lessons with the ESF
The ESF will accompany you to make your stay unfolds according to your desires:
For The little Ones : the Garden of Snow.
Collective lessons : everyone at his own rhythm !
Private lessons : a special moment!
04 76 79 92 86
Freeride and Ski touring with the French Ski School
THE ESF of La Grave Villar d' Arène suggests you discovering together with its State-certified instructors, the off-piste domain of the Vallons de La Meije as well as Chancel.
Ski touring also
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The Vallons de la Meije with a French Ski Instructor
Need of new sensations in full nature, desire to exceed your own limits ? Discover Freeride safely without taking any risks.
Your instructor will take you to discover the wonderful spot of the cable car Les Glaciers de la Meije in La Grave
04 76 79 92 86
Test for the 'Fleche' medal & Torchlight descent
Every Thursday of the French Winter holidays :
On the morning : pass the test for the 'Flèche' medal.
At 7pm, the children who attend group lessons with the ESF are invited to ski the slopes of Chazelet at night with a torchlight, in the company of their ski instructors.