Val Thorens off-piste skiing
Vallon du Lou and Vallon Polset, two off piste freeride itineraries introduced by Mountain Guide Paolo Tombini.
Val Thorens is located in the French region of Savoia and forms part of the famous ski resort "Trois Vallees". With more than 600km of pistes, this is hailed as the biggest ski resorts in the world and the vast area offers outstanding descents for freeriders of all ability levels. Here are two descents, one mid grade, the other advanced.
How to reach Val Thorens
From Italy drive through the Freyus tunnel, reach Modane, exit the motorway and take the RD1006 highway to reach Orelle (10 km). Park at the cable car.
Map IGN 3534 OT "Les Trois Vallees Modane"
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