Our ski touring trips in Italy, Slovenia, Austria are ideal both for alpine ski touring experts and beginners that are comfortable skiing off piste but want to discover virgin territories and earn their turns.
We explore the majestic mountains in Slovenian, Italian or Austrian Alps to find best backcountry skiing this area has to offer for travellers with differnet ski proficiencies. We ascend through thick forests, climb over barren mountain tops and then ski down long an unspoit slopes with stunning views of nearby peaks.
For multi day trips, we sleep either in local family owned b’n’b in shared rooms in Kranjska Gora area or in different mountain huts. Food is an important part of our experience and we make sure our menu has some of the best local delicacies made from local ingredients.
Our ski touring guides adjust the itinerary based on the skiers proficiency, endurance and weather conditions. Ski tours include 2-4h ascents and up to 1h of backcountry skiing.
Our base is one of the villages near Kranjska Gora. Your arrival airport is Ljubljana.
DAY 1, ARRIVAL
We pick you up at the airpot or at the agreed location in Ljubljana. We stop by the rental shop to get the prearranged gear and then drive to the B&B. If there is time we do a short ascent on day 1 (2h ascent), like Debela Peč (2.15h)
Activity: Debela Peč, 2.15h ascent, 700m altitude difference
Highlights: Debela Peč peak ((2014m)
After breakfast, we get in the car/van and go to Rudno Pole and start the ascent to Veliki Draški Vrh - pyramid like mountain top. At the top we have a short break and then ski down. There is an option to climb nearby peaks Ablanka and Viševnik and ski down the couloirs. When we get back home, after shower we go for dinner in a local family run restaurant for some savoury delicacies.
Included: breakfast, dinner
Highlights: Veliki Draški Vrh (2243m)
Activity: 3- 4 h ascent, 1200m altitude difference
After breakfast we head to village Blatno, where start a more demanding ascent to Kanjevec - one of the highest ascents in the area with a very attractive route: valley, passes and nearby views.
Included: breakfast, dinner
Highlights: Kanjevec (2568m)
Activity: 5h ascent and 1450m altitude difference.
After breakfast we pack our bags, leave our rooms and head to the airport.
We decide on the ski touring destination week before departure to take best advantage of weather conditions.
We pick you up at the airport or at the agreed location in Ljubljana or Zagreb
Drive to one of the Slovenian Alps: Julian, Karavanke or Kamnišk-Savinjske depending on the weather, level of fitness and skiing proficiency.
Start the ascent and climb the targeted peak
Finish and ski/snowboard down. Depending on the route and conditions there is a possibility to do another shorter ascent to nearby hill or couloir.
Return back to Ljubljana/Zagreb