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Verbier Freeride Days
Verbier Freeride Days
Verbier Freeride Days
Verbier Freeride Days
Verbier Freeride Days
Verbier Freeride Days
Verbier Freeride Days
Verbier Freeride Days
Verbier Freeride Days
Verbier Freeride Days
Verbier Freeride Days
Verbier Freeride Days
Today 01 December 2019 Event

Verbier Freeride Days

A new event dedicated 100% to the prevention and training for the practis of freeride and ski-touring.
The activities are provided by professionals- mountain guides and ski instructors – and accompanied by Verbier ambassadors.

From beginner level, to the more advanced, to professional... Everyone who takes part in freeride and ski.touring is concerned, from 12 years old.

Meeting point : Médran place. Information stands with presentation of material, skis, snowboards, avalanche equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel), White Risk workshop, Swiss Mountain Training certifications…

Main activities

1. AVALANCHE : LEARN LIFE-SAVING ACTIONS ! -> Simple and multiple transceiver searches. Shovel and probe techniques. How to give the alert properly and give first aid. / 1 day / CHF 100.- per person instead of CHF 160.- with SMT1 certification.

2. LEARN HOW TO MAKE DECISIONS ON-SITE -> Get the right information when preparing an outing and know how to interpret it on-site, 3x3 method that allows risk management. Learn how to bring together pleasure and security! / 2 days / CHF 200.- instead of CHF 320.- with SMT2 certification.

3. FIRST AID- BASIC LEVEL -> Rescue and first aid for avalanche victims. Basic level : open to everyone. / Price: CHF 40.- per person

4. TRAINING FOR 14-17 YEAR OLDS -> Half-day training for youg skiers aged 14-17 years. / Afternoon / Price : CHF 40.- per person.

5. BACKCOUNTRY JUMP SESSION -> Adapt to the ever more ariel trend of freeride and learn about the construction of jumps, demonstration and coaching for all levels. / Activity taking place throughout the day / Free

6. FREERIDE TECHNIQUE -> Half-day devoted to freeride techniques and skiing in non-prepared snow. / Groups of minimum 4 and maximum 6, registration required. / Price : CHF 70.- per person for a half-day.

7. WHITE RISK WORKSHOP -> Get the latest knowledge on snow and avalanches presented by Pierre Huguenin (SLF Valais antenna) / Activity taking place throughout the day / Free


FIRST TRACKS -> Be the first to hit the slopes in the morning, do the first piste with a ski patroller. / Price: CHF 30.- per person.

CAFÉ-CROISSANT -> Served in the morning at the Médran café

AFTER -> Happy hour at Médran Café / from 4pm to 6pm

INFO EVENING: FREERIDE AND THE LAW ->Friday 29th November / Médran conference room / from 6pm / Reserved for pro-riders

FILM-CONFERENCE EVENING -> Saturday 30th November / Verbier cinema / from 7pm / Price : CHF 15.- per person FREE / Films: "121" by Legs Of Steel and "Skiing between" by Yann Rausis

CONTINUED PROFESSIONAL TRAINING -> SSSA and ASGM courses / Reserved for pro-riders

Registration is online until 28th November 5 pm on, then it will be the same day at the Médran Café.



Take part in the activities and win a freeride weekend in Verbier for 2 people! Value : CHF 2000.- (ski pass, guide or ski teacher, hotel…)

With the support of:


Take advantage of attractive rates with Hotel Bristol in Verbier.


Main partners:



1936 Verbier
+41 (0)27 775 25 11
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Verbier Tourist Office
Route de Verbier Station 61
1936 Verbier
+41 27 775 38 88 |
Opening Hours:
From 16.12.2019
Monday to Sunday
8.30 am - 7 pm