Set free the “Natural Skier” in you and learn how to ski on all types of snow and terrain. Ski down through pristine snow, go ski touring up to 3,000 m, enjoy secluded heliskiing adventures, discover magical family off-piste trails…
Sainte Foy boasts an exceptional natural setting for anyone who loves exploring the mountains, learning in a peaceful setting, or letting loose in an astounding adventure playground.
For your safety, you should only ever set out into the mountains with a professional guide or instructor.
Ski schools & Mountain guides
advanced courses with esf
franck grand - mountain guide
Frank Grand is a mountain guide who will share with you his different passions: off-piste skiing, mountain skiing, heli-skiing, hiking, raid, or fitness and oxygenation courses.
off piste & héliski with snocool
SainteFoy is renowned the world over for the quality of its off-piste routes, but we mustn't say it. Our guides know the valley like the back of their hand. You will discover the most beautiful slopes and enjoy the best snow.
off-piste course with evolution 2
Good skier able to ski in all conditions in all types of snow avalanche transceiver and rucksack included.
off-piste initiation with the esf
Sainte Foy is a benchmark for off-piste activity; His reputation is well established. In skiing, snowboarding or telemark, there are many itineraries, depending on your level and experience.
off-piste skiing with the esf: the monal
Notice to good skiers wishing to discover the area without going on the slopes, the ESF offers you to discover the heritage of Sainte Foy while skiing. Come and discover the listed village of Le Monal with, as a bonus, a tasting of local products!
raid randonnée with esf - (ski touring)
For ski touring lovers, the ESF offers an tailor made circuit, over one or several days, in the pristine areas of Sainte Foy Tarentaise. Between mountain and wild life, a change of scenery guaranteed.
Off-piste safety equipment included.
tarentaise tours - bureau des guides
Tarentaise Tours offers you outdoor activities, travel and adventure in winter and summer in the Alps and the most beautiful places in the world. Accompanied by UIAGM certified experts, they will make you live original moments on a background of adrenaline and nature.
Independent ski instructors
alex'trem - ski instructor
Alexandre is a state-qualified independent ski instructor with a passion for the mountains and snow sports. He puts his twenty years of experience in the Tarentaise valley at your service to help you discover and ski its most beautiful slopes.e.
ballet malko - ski instructor
He is a child of Sainte Foy, he attended his ski club for many years before passing his monitorat. It was a natural decision to come back and teach in Sainte Foy, his native region which he knows like the back of his hand.
carole gauthier - ski instructor
Enjoy the snowy mountain in complete serenity, individual teaching and guiding, in groups or with the family. All levels, from beginners to advanced, on and off piste.
david delample - ski instructor
David is a qualified instructor with 20 years experience. He offers lessons in all disciplines: skiing, snowboarding, telemark, piste, off-piste, ski touring. And takes care of beginner to off-piste level.
laurent ottobon - ski instructor
I've been in the resort since the beginning and teach skiing to all ages and levels, from beginner to expert. I know every nook and cranny so you can make the most of the best snow and less-frequented off-piste and/or ski touring itineraries.
olivier empereur - ski instructor
Olivier offers ski lessons for all levels, to children and adults alike, with 25 years of experience, on and off-piste.
steven mcdonald - snowboard instructor
Independent Snowboard Instructor. Teaching from beginner to expert carving or freestyle sessions. Off-piste and splitboard tours from day sessions up to week-long camps. Splitboard & safety equipment provided.
Twinn Peaks offers ski and snowboard lessons in Sainte-Foy Tarentaise or in the Haute Tarentaise valley. On piste, off piste, touring or Heliskiing let their bilingual private instructors get you to your peak.