Finally we have some snow forecast to kick off the season 2014 ski season. We have 30cm to 60cm in the forecast over the next couple of days. We spent the weekend looking at the snow on our avalanche safety L1 course and it will be interesting to see how we go from an avalanche safety point of view. There is certainly a fair amount of re-crystalised and surface hoar … Read More
Chamonix is in full winter mode already and all the lifts are now running. We’re in full swing taking bookings for the busy Christmas period and enjoying some of the best early season skiing ever.
Call us now for a chat about the amazing conditions or to make a booking enquiry.
We’re really happy to announce a great new partnership between Tinderbox ski school and Back Country Access (BCA) Well known for producing excellent avalanche safety and backcountry skiing equipment BCA’s famous ‘Tracker’ range of avalanche transivers changed the way we look at avalanche beacons. This leading resource for avalanche safety supports our avalanche awearness program with bomb… Read More
The Tinderbox Ski School team will be down at the London ski show this weekend, come along to the ‘Profeet’ stand to meet some of the crew. Chris Fecher will be on hand to answer any of your technical skiing questions along side Hamish Wolfenden the boot fitting guru! Why not soak up a bit of that skiing vibe and get into the mood for this coming seasonm down at the Earls Court ski show!… Read More
Welcome to the team: New for this winter we have two new additions to the tinderbox ski school team. Olly Rose is a fully qualified BASI ISTD ski teacher with 15-years teaching experience, Olly’s on board to help out with our All Mountain lessons and courses and enjoys teaching skiers of all levels. Russell Braddock a Kiwi mountain guide joins the team, offering his wealth of experience… Read More
Avalanche Awareness courses: New for this coming winter we have two new weekend avalanche safety course’s. The Level-1 ‘Avalanche Awareness’ course is for people new to avalanche safety, looking for a good foundation of avalanche safety skills. The Level-2 ‘Backcountry Avalanche’ course is for people wanting a deeper understanding building on the foundation of the level-1 course. Assess… Read More
Bookings are going really well this season, so first of all a big thankyou to everyone who’s already booked with us this year, and of course a big thanks to everyone in the industry and media out there who have helped us get the message out.
Our first course is sheduled to start on the 20th of December, we’ve very excited as the snow conditions are looking awesome for this time… Read More