Lavancher Couloir

Espace Killy

Tignes and Val d'Isère

Vanoise Massif

A popular, easy to access classic couloir - you'll need to get up early to get first tracks here.

Freeride Skiing Difficult

Distance
1 km
Ascent
0 m
Descent
453 m
Low Point
1.9 km
High Point
2.3 km
Gradient
43˚
Lavancher Couloir Map

Start down Danaides and once on the flat section head further left and enter this exceptionally fun couloir that offers steep skiing away from the crowds.

Difficulty

Difficult

Serious gradient of 30-38 degrees where a real risk of slipping exists.

Medium Exposure (E2)

2 out of 4

As well as the slope itself, there are some obstacles (such as rock outcrops) which could aggravate injury.

Remoteness

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April

Features

  • Trees

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