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Whatever aspect of your riding you want to improve one to one private lessons are the quickest way for you to learn and to progress. From complete beginner looking to learn the basics of snowboarding to advanced riders who want to polish up their technique or focus on a specific aspect of their riding, individual one to one private lessons allow you to dictate the pace and content of your lessons.

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Technical Courses & Camps
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Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced snowboarder you will see significant developments in your riding throughout the week on one of our technical camps and courses.

Technical Course & Camp Overview

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Our Technical camps and courses are run throughout the winter season and are a great way to meet people, make new friends and develop your snowboarding. If you are not sure if this is for you then why not give us a call or send us an email and we can discuss what will work for you.

Freestyle Courses & Camps
Freestyle Lesson, Course or Camp?

Progressing your freestyle riding never stops! From a 2 hr lesson to focus on specific tricks through to a full week of coaching, our instructors will work with you to advance all aspects of your Freestyle riding.

Freestyle Course & Camp Overview

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Avoriaz is considered a hub of European snowboarding and has 5 snowparks including the Burton Stash and a superpipe. There are a further 8 parks across the rest of the Portes du Soleil.

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+33 (0)4 50 84 13 88

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The Woods Snowboard Shop
132 Rue du Bourg
74110 Morzine
France

 

Kids Snowboard Lessons
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At MINT Snowboarding we have been teaching kids aged from 3 years old to snowboard for over 12 years. We aim to create a fun and engaging environment for your kids to learn to snowboard. From complete beginner to fully fledged little ripper, our private and group lessons are the perfect way for you kids to learn to ride.

Kids Overview

Backcountry Courses & Camps
Backcountry Guiding
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If you want to get off-piste and hike or splitboard tour into the backcountry to ride epic powder lines then you should be riding with us.

We have a huge choice of backcountry off-piste adventures in the Portes Du Soleil, the Grande Massif and Chamonix for you to choose from. 

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MINT Snowboarding since 2006. World Snow Award Winners in 2016 & 2017!

LA GRAVE – A BACKCOUNTRY MECCA

 

A resort for the serious rider, with kilometers of  lift accessed challenging backcountry terrain, where else for MINT Snowboarding’s Advanced Backcountry Course in 2020!

At 1475m with a summit height of 3568m, the isolated village of La Grave is a place of many wonders, a serious big mountain environment where a powder day and fresh lines last a week. Here you are more likely to see an Ibex than another person!

For the locals, La Grave is the place they escape too in order to avoid the queues. Having heard stories about its epic lines and snow those in the know would ski tour over from Les Deux Alpes before the lifts were built.

With only 2 lifts, and just a couple of secured un-pisted runs on the Glacier de la Girose, it offers nothing for beginner or intermediate riders but everything and more for the advanced experienced snowboarder who’s ready for some big mountain adventures. It is a true expert only resort. Think steep couloirs, exposed lines and more drops than you can shake a stick at. 

 

La Grave Telecabine

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The quaint and traditional town is sleepy in comparison to other resorts, the apres scene tends to be tales of the days adventures told over a cold beer. After a day of extreme snowboarding there’s no need for more, just an early night to recover and prepare for another huge day ahead is all you need!!

 

La Grave Snowboard

La Grave town. Photo: Oisans.com

 

Without a doubt, La Grave is best experienced with a mountain guide to get the most out of the area and stay safe. On the Advanced Backcountry Course our IFMGA Mountain Guide David will take you to ride classic lines on the steep and long descents throughout this freeriding paradise. Expect an adrenalin fueled week of the ultimate backcountry adventures in the alps!

 

Advanced Backcountry Course – La Grave

📅 Dates: 9th – 16th February 2020

➡️ Included:
– 7 nights hotel accommodation 
– 5 full days of snowboard guiding 
– Avalanche & mountain safety training
 
➡️ Not included:
– Travel to La Grave
– Ski pass
– Personal insurance
– Snowboarding equipment 

🔗 Full details: Advanced Backcountry Course, La Grave

 

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