Freeride
The 'MYTHICAL WEST'
For lovers of Alpe d'Huez they will tell you that you
MUST ski the Perrins.
Enter a life-size canvas, close to the ice falls which is, without doubt, one of the most beautiful courses in the Grande Massif.
Texte d'introduction & contenu
THE 'MYTHICAL WEST' 
- Takes place in the morning
- 3 hour duration (approx)
- Difficulty Level: 4/5 
You start your adventure at an altitude of 2800m.

At the beginning the route is smooth as you ski towards the lakes of Middle and Fare. Then you will open your eyes wide! The valley on one side and the Grandes Rousses glacier on the other.

The highlight of the show are the cliffs dressed in ice waterfalls.
Your 'MYTHICAL WEST' programme details:
The success of this trip will depend on weather conditions. If conditions require adjustments or suspension of this program we will notify you the day before.
The Morning
  • See you at 9.00am at the ESF Grandes Rousses.
  • Safety is a top priority. A small point before departure is to prepare your route: snow conditions, weather and hire/organisation of your kit.
  • Depart at 9:15am to the ski lifts to reach an altitude of 2800m, either by the Pic Blanc or by the dome of Les Rousses.
  • We follow the slopes towards the lakes of the Middle and the Fare.
  • We arrive at the entrance to the south Perrins corridor. From there a route awaits us in a vast valley surrounded by cliffs and ice cascades.
  • Return by the Vaujany cable car. 
  • Back at 12.00pm at the ESF.
Equipment recommendations:
Mise à disposition
  • Kit de sécurité (sac, pelle, DVA, radio)
A apporter
  • Skis polyvalents
  • Casque
  • Eau
Your questions answered...
How nice are the ice cascades?
The ice cascades are magic.
"This is a place steeped in history since in 1944 and this route allowed the evacuation of the hospital of Huez campaign The magic of the ice cascades gives you a wonderful experience! 
Pascal
ESF Alpe D'Huez
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