Shred Safe makes The Essentials talk free for one week
Shred Safe makes The Essentials talk free for one week

  Mountain safety is no joke. Shred Safe aims to maximize your fun and minimize your risks by offering free avalanche training and mountain safety courses. Shred Safe have worked with HAT so you can watch Ride Hard Ride Safe – The Essentials online for FREE.  You must sign up on this page before April 1st Ride Hard ! Ride Safe – The Essentials introduces you to the principles of how to stay safe and find the best snow when you go […]... Read More


Off Piste Snow and Weather: 23 - 29 March
Off Piste Snow & Weather: 23 – 29 March Savoie ...

Variable off piste conditions for the week ahead, with fresh snow for some! Off-piste snow report: 23 – 29 March for Savoie & Northern French Alps Following a week of spring off piste snow conditions, it looks as if we’re due for a mixed bag of weather in the week ahead, with possible significant amounts of snowfall in areas near the French/Italian border, such as Val d’Isere, Bonneval and Val Cenis. In the last week or so, the snowpack has been melting... Read More


Off Piste Snow and Weather: 16 - 22 March
Off Piste Snow and Weather: 16 – 22 March

Very mild temperatures. Cloudy weekend with possible very light sprinklings of snow at high altitude. Off-piste snow report for 16 – 22 March for Savoie & Northern French Alps With recent very mild temperatures the thick layer of recent snow has stabilised remarkably quickly. Spring conditions are currently here. Surface snow is humidified at altitudes below 2700 m on colder NE to NW facing slopes, and below even higher altitudes on the sunnier E to S to W facing ... Read More


Check out our on-line info & training!
Check out our on-line info & training!

Not able to attend a talk or course? Check out our on-line info & training!   Thank you to everyone who is interested in a talk and/or an on snow course. Our courses and talks are almost completely full until this coming autumn. We’ll be posting our 2017-18 schedule in the near future! In the mean time, we have some excellent on-line courses with great images and videos. Many are free – some you can check out multiple times for a small […]... Read More


Off Piste Snow and Weather: 9 - 15 March
Off Piste Snow and Weather: 9 – 15 March

Much milder for the next few days. Maybe more snow showers from Sunday. Off-piste snow report for 9 – 15 March for Savoie & Northern French Alps This week it’s just kept on and on snowing. There is now a thick layer of recent snow (100 cm +) all over the mountain, lying on top of the older snow. This has been of fantastic quality in the last few days. We’ve been taking it super-cautiously, sticking to low slope angles (below 30°) and not […]... Read More