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Ski touring route Outalays by night

Itinerary for advanced skiers open on the evenings of the night lifts from Le Grand-Bornand Chinaillon. Experience night skiing on a marked itinerary. A new "afterwork" concept in Grand Bornand.

Sport Ski touring route Outalays by night Le Grand-Bornand

About

Departing from Le Grand-Bornand (74450)
Signed walking trail

Ski touring, including on marked itineraries, involves risks. It is recommended to equip yourself accordingly (loaded avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe) and to take all the necessary measures before departure: consultation of avalanche risk and weather forecast, information from professionals, informing a friend or family member of your itinerary, charged cell phone, appropriate clothing...

To adopt the right reflexes in the mountain environment, it is recommended to practice with professionals.

Friends hikers, here are some rules to respect on our ski touring / splitboard itineraries:
- Be sure to check before you leave: the opening times of these itineraries may vary and are linked to the opening times of the ski area. The Outalays night itinerary is only open during the night time ski lifts.
- In case of particular conditions, access to these itineraries may be forbidden from time to time. Please respect the signs in place for your safety.
- Make sure you have the necessary safety equipment: avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe, as well as a means of telecommunication to alert the emergency services.
- Follow the signs, you will find orange markers on the routes.
- It is forbidden to go against the normal flow of skiers during the ascent.
- On the way down, use the open and marked trails of the ski area.
For the descent of the Outalays night itinerary, use only the Abondance trail.
- Be back down at the closing of the ski area (5pm). Access to the ski area is forbidden outside of opening hours.
- There are several levels of difficulty, so don't overestimate your abilities.
- You will find more information in this municipal by-law.

Loop
Total elevation gain : 406m
Vertical drop : 406m

Signs

Lighted beaconing. Climbing markers: orange markers Downhill marking: downhill ski slopes of the ski area The maintenance of the track is done by the users themselves. Headlamp strongly advised.

Map references

Map of the Grand-Bornand slopes. Starting altitude : 1260 m Arrival altitude : 1666 m

Further informations

Non-groomed itinerary

Prices

Free access.

Reception

Languages spoken : French

Advanced level. Bring a headlamp. Itinerary open only on the evenings of the ski lifts, ask for information.

Period of practice

From 17/01 to 04/02/2022, every Saturday between 5 pm and 9.30 pm.

From 05/02 to 06/03/2022, every Thursday and Saturday between 5 pm and 9.30 pm.

From 07/03 to 26/03/2022, every Saturday between 5 pm and 9.30 pm.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

Access

Au pied du télésiège du Charmieux Le Grand-Bornand Chinaillon 74450 Le Grand-Bornand
Departing from : Le Grand-Bornand (74450)
Latitude : 45.973862 - Longitude : 6.457821

Parking at the Outalays.
Departure of the itinerary at the Outalays.

More informations

Information update on 01/02/2022 by Le Grand-Bornand Tourisme