Welcome to the Backcountry Ski School. Freeride pro, ski patroller and ski teacher Chris Fecher has been off-piste skiing and exploring the Chamonix Valley and beyond for over two decades. If you want to learn to ski tour or pick up the finer points of freeride skiing in a safe and fun environment then Chris Fecher is your man. Book Now to find fresh tracks, fun and adventure. Step away from the ski lifts and into a world of backcountry skiing adventure. Our Backcountry skiing courses open the door to Chamonix's legendary backcountry skiing. Inspiring skiing tours and descents in every direction, Chamonix is the No1 resort for backcountry skiing. Join us for an amazing adventure. Below you can find links to a range of courses available through the Backcounty ski school.
Tinderbox Ski Schools introduction to the fine art of backcountry skiing and a taste of the requirements to safely access and explore skiing in its purist form. This 3 day program… Read More
K2 Skis BC weekend with tinderbox ski school is three days of great skiing, good company, and serious fun. Join us for all things K2 and a whole heap of skiing! Read More
The Backcountry Explorer is our top of the line backcountry skiing course. Our aim is to find the best snow and the best lines possible. We might well need to take a short hike from the lift or ski… Read More
Chamonix is the steep skiing centre of the skiing universe, with classic steep descents to be found in all directions. Our steeps course is a 5 day program taking in some of the classic Chamonix steeps…. Read More