Ski Freeride

The supreme discipline of Wintersports!

Anyone who has ever experienced the feeling of an untouched slope, of almost weightless swinging in the snow, always comes back. Whether you're a beginner or freeride freak, our guides will show you untracked slopes or steep couloirs, including the best snow and insider tips!

Freeride Zermatt
Freeriden in Zermatt
Freeride Zermatt

 

Safety & Introduction Session

Whenever you venture into unsecured terrain, you must be in a position to assess the risk of avalanches. Careful planning, the right equipment, behaving in a manner appropriate to the terrain and the experience to recognize potential danger spots are the basic requirements of off-piste safety. This course will equip you with a basic understanding of avalanche equipment, how to use the various gadgets and how to assess the terrain. The course consists of a theory part and freeriding part. You will lunch outdoors (bring your own picnic).

Safety & Introduction Session
Duration:

approx. 5 - 6 hours

Number of participants:

With a private mountain guide:

  • Minimum 1 person
  • Maximum 6 persons

In a group:

  • Minimum 3 persons
  • Maximum 6 persons
Program:
  • 08:15 Meeting point with your mountain guide at the Matterhorn Express station in front of Dorsaz Sport, at level of the gondola station or by arrangement with your guide
  • You will then take the Gondola up to the skiing area
  • Finally you will start your off piste day and learn the necessary freeride basic knowledge
  • 1 hour lunch break
  • Approx. 15:00 End of lessons
  • Afterwards return journey to Zermatt
Requirements:
  • Beginner Freeride: Very good on piste skier

In a group:

  • minimum age 15 years
Rate:

With a private mountain guide:

  • CHF 610.00 for 1-3 persons (CHF 40.00 each additional person)

In a group:

  • From CHF 170.00 per person (Minimum 3 persons)
Extra costs:
  • Ski pass: from CHF 79.00 per day
  • Taxi ride (optional) to the bottom station
  • Lunch
  • Rental eqipment: from CHF 70.00 per day available in a sport shop in Zermatt
  • Avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe, airbag can be picked up at our office for a special rate of CHF 40.00 (per person) from 05:00 p.m. the day before.The rented material must be returned after the course to the office at 05:00 p.m. at the latest.
Execution or cancellation:

Click here for our general terms and conditions

Equipment:

Please find the equipment list here

Insurance:

Insurance is the responsibility of the participant (accident and evacuation insurance)

Important !!

Please contact us 2-3 days in advance by phone or directly in our ZERMATTERS office to ask about the conditions and to discuss the last details.

PRIVATE MOUNTAIN GUIDE from CHF 610.00 for 1-3 persons
In A GROUP (MINIMUM 3 PERSONS) FROM CHF 170.00

 

Guided Freeride Day

Freeriding is best described as skiing on virgin snow in natural terrain away from the marked and patrolled ski slopes. Enjoy a full day off-piste experience with a ZERMATTERS certified mountain guide (International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation/UIAA – International Federation of Mountain Guides Associations/IFMGA). Regardless of the prevailing snow conditions, we offer you a fantastic, unforgettable adventure in the form of couloirs, glacier descents and unknown terrain. Based on your experience and the snow conditions, we will put together your FREERIDE DAY the day before!

Guided Freeride Day
Duration:

approx. 6 hours

Dates:

From 14.12.2020 to 18.04.2021

With a  private mountain guide:

  • Daily possible

In a group:

  • Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Number of participants:

With a private mountain guide:

  • Minimum 1 person
  • Maximum 6 persons

In a group:

  • Minimum 3 persons
  • Maximum 6 persons
Program:
  • 08:15 Meeting point with your mountain guide at the Matterhorn Express station, in front of Dorsaz Sport at the gondola level or by arrangement with your guide
  • You will then take the gondola up to the skiing area
  • Finally you will start you off piste day and enjoy a full day off piste
  • 1 hour lunch break
  • Approx. 15:00 End of lessons
  • Afterwards return journey to Zermatt
Requirements:
  • Whether you are a beginner, advanced or expert at ZERMATTERS you will experience an unforgettable day.

In a group:

  • minimum age 15 years
Price:

With a private mountain guide:

  • From CHF 610.00 for 1-3 persons (CHF 40.00 each additional person)

In a group:

  • From CHF 170.00 per person (minimum 3 persons)
Our service:
  • Ski pass: from CHF 79.00 per day
  • Taxi ride (optional) to the bottom station
  • Lunch
  • Rental eqipment: from CHF 70.00 per day available in a sport shop in Zermatt
  • Avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe, airbag can be picked up at our office for a special rate of CHF 40.00 (per person) from 05:00 p.m. the day before.The rented material must be returned after the course to the office at 05:00 p.m. at the latest.
Execution or cancellation:

Click here for our general terms and conditions

Equipment:

Please find the equipment list here

Insurance:

Insurance is the responsibility of the participant (accident and evacuation insurance)

Important !!

Freeriding is no longer advertised by riding in deep snow, best powder snow conditions ... if there is powder, so much the better.

Please contact us 2-3 days in advance by phone or directly in our ZERMATTERS office to ask about the conditions and to discuss the last details.

PRIVATE MOUNTAIN GUIDE from CHF 610.00 for 1-3 Persons
In A GROUP (MINIMUM 3 PERSONS) FROM CHF 170.00

 

Glacier Experience

The fascinating aspects of glaciers take center stage. Far from the busy ski slopes, surrounded by unique Alpine scenery, your ZERMATTERS guide will take you to untouched glacier runs. Depending on the weather and if luck is on your side, you’ll get the opportunity to stand or ski through a glacier cave. Experience the impressive, ever-changing world of glaciers for a day!

Glacier Experience
Duration:
  • Half day: approx. 3 hours
  • Full day: approx. 6 hours
Dates:

From 14.12.2020 to 18.04.2021

With a private mountain guide:

  • Daily

In a group:

  • Every Tuesday and Friday
Number of participants:

With a private mountain guide:

  • Minimum 1 person
  • Maximum 6 persons

In a group:

  • Minimum 3 persons
  • Maximum 6 persons
Program:
  • 08:15 Meeting point with your mountain guide at the Matterhorn Express station, in front of the Dorsaz Sport at the level of the gondola or by arrangement with your guide
  • You will then take the Gondola up to the skiing area
  • Finally you will start your descent on the glacier
Requirements:
  • Whether you are a beginner, advanced or expert at ZERMATTERS you will experience an unforgettable day

In a group:

  • minimum age 15 years
Rates:

With a private mountain guide:

  • From CHF 305.00 for 1-3 persons (CHF 40.00 each additional person) for a half-day
  • From CHF 610.00 for 1-3 persons (CHF 40.00 each additional person) for a full day

In a group:

  • From CHF 115.00 per person (minimum 3 persons) for a half-day
  • From CHF 610.00 per person (minimum 3 persons)for a full day
Our services:
  • Ski pass: from CHF 79.00 per day
  • Taxi ride (optional) to the bottom station
  • Lunch
  • Rental eqipment: from CHF 70.00 per day available in a sport shop in Zermatt
  • Avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe, airbag can be picked up at our office for a special rate of CHF 40.00 (per person) from 05:00 p.m. the day before.The rented material must be returned after the course to the office at 05:00 p.m. at the latest.
Execution or cancellation:

Decision of the definitive execution of the tour 2 days before the start of the tour

Click here for our general terms and conditions

Equipment:

Please find the equipment list here

Insurance:

Insurance is the responsibility of the participant (accident and evacuation insurance)

Important !!

Please contact us 2-3 days in advance by phone or directly in our ZERMATTERS office to ask about the conditions and to discuss the last details.

PRIVATE MOUNTAIN GUIDE from CHF 305.00 for 1-3 persons for a half day
In A GROUP (MINIMUM 3 PERSONS) FROM CHF 170.00 for a half day

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