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Snow Kite at the col du Lautaret with Kite Legende

Since 2006 the SnowKiting school based at the Lautaret pass welcomes you. Beginners and advanced kiters supervised by state qualified instructors who will help you to progress in compliance with our environmental and safety regulations. Come join,you'll have fun!


Snowkiting is a sliding sport towed by a kite, accessible to all, provided that they are in good physical shape and aged 7 years minimum (with parental authorization) and licensed FFVL (offered on site from 7 €) .

During winter, come and learn snowkiting at Col du Lautaret with the 'Kite Legende' school located at the Hôtel les Glaciers, a few meters from one of the best places in the world to learn. Bordering the Ecrins National Park, the Col du Lautaret and its 2057m guarantee good snow cover all winter.

* Additional information :

- Skis or Snowboard? Skiing is the easiest way to start the activity, for reasons of balance and stability. There is however an exceptional case where, in strong winds an excellent kiter on the water, having never skied will be more comfortable in snowboarding.

- Equipment: The school provides all the kite equipment (helmet, radio, harness, kite) you must provide your gliding equipment (ski or snowboard + shoes).

* Little more :
- Kite Legende makes you discover the practice of freeride hiking in snowkiting and offers you the possibility of reaching the summit of the three bishoprics.


Overtures :

Subject to favorable weather.



Snowkite au Col du Lautaret avec Kite Legende - La Grave - © ©KiteLegende

Col du Lautaret
05480 Villar-d'Arêne


Phone : 06 79 20 08 56

Kite Legend School

Spot d'apprentissage du Lautaret - © ©KiteLegende


06 79 20 08 56

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Kite Legend School

Since 2006 the Snow Kiting school based at the Lautaret pass, welcomes you; beginners and advanced kiters, supervised by state qualified instructors;to help you progress in compliance with our environmental and safety regulations.Come join us; you'll have a lot of fun!

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