Tufs fingers

Espace Killy

Tignes and Val d'Isère

Vanoise Massif

Steep narrow couloirs that are easily accessed and offer fun yet serious skiing.

Freeride Skiing Severe

Distance
1.2 km
Ascent
17 m
Descent
382 m
Low Point
2.1 km
High Point
2.5 km
Gradient
47˚
Tufs fingers Map

From the Henri piste head off right after not too long to access the top of the couloirs. There are two options from here offering steep skiing that should not be undertaken lightly.

Difficulty

Severe

Steep skiing at 38-45 degrees. This requires very good technique and the risk of falling has serious consequences.

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

3 out of 4

Little chance of being seen or helped in case of an accident.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April

Features

  • Cliffs

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