Off-piste Skiing with Mountain Guide in Madesimo

Can't make up your mind where to ski off-piste or is this your first time in the tourist zone of Madesimo and Chiavenna? Do you want to spend a fantastic day skiing in fresh snow? Then let us guide you! Reserve a Powrock mountain guide and let him show you the way!

Enjoy an unforgettable off-piste skiing experience far from the crowds on the pistes.

Reserve your mountain guide in Madesimo

Reserve your mountain guide in Madesimo for an off-piste skiing excursion in Valchiavenna (*). He will advise and accompany you safely and securely down the off-piste runs of the Madesimo ski area.

You will ride comfortably to the summit on the ski-lifts, then ski in total freedom down the line you prefer. You will ski down, far from the crowded pistes on fresh powder snow or the springtime firn, along the following itineraries:

The Canalone
That is certainly the most famous off-piste ski itinerary of Skiarea Valchiavenna. Starting from the Groppera top, go down untill departure of Cima Sole chair lift.

The Camosci
It has in common with "Canalone", the same start and end point . At the beginning you have to stay in height, then go on a fantastic declivity under the Groppera cableways station.

The Angeloga
It is a long itinerary for expert people, with some section to go with skins or carry skis on your shoulders. The itinerary, starting from Groppera top, twist and turn through the Angeloga pass, then to Chiavenna Refuge, and finish in Fraciscio village.

The Antenna
A very nice couloir of 500 meters vertical drop that continue on the Angeloga with simple skiing down to the village.

(*) Valchiavenna tourist area includes: Madesimo, Campodolcino, Chiavenna

Daily mountain guide price

€ 300 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 330 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 360 - Price up to 4 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide in Madesimo

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Skiarea Valchiavenna
    Via per Motta, 6
    23024 Madesimo, SO
  • Meeting time 8.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°26'00.5"N 9°21'27.6"E
  • Transfer The transfer from the meeting point to the location of the excursion will take place using the guide's vehicle and/or your own.

What to bring

  • Freeride skis
  • Freeride ski boots
  • Telescopic poles
  • Crampons
  • Ski helmet
  • Avalanche kit
  • Avalanche backpack

What you need to know

  • Off-piste skiing The reservation for this experience is for a day of off-piste skiing with a mountain guide on itineraries with a level of difficulty no greater than 45 degrees of the slope.
  • Activity level The grade of difficulty of this activity shall be determined in agreement with the guide, who reserves the right to choose the itinerary on the basis of the participant/s experience, capacity and level of training and fitness.
  • Participants Anyone over the age of 16, with any level of training and fitness, can participate in this experience.
  • Under 18 Minors under the age of 18, if unaccompanied, require a waiver of liability from the parent or guardian of the child, that must be given to the guide before the excursion begins.
  • Equipment Remember to bring the minimum required equipment for the activity. If you do not own the equipment let us know, we will provide it for you.
  • Reservation The reservation for this experience is individual, with a dedicated mountain guide. It may be reserved for a number of participants no greater than the maximum number allowed.
  • Guide price The price shown is for one day with the mountain guide and transfer using the guide's private vehicle. It is valid for individual reservations for a number of participants that does not exceed the maximum number allowed.
  • Skipass The excursion requires the skipass, which is not included in the price, and may be purchased at the ski-lift ticket offices in the departure area.
  • Safety The mountain guide may cancel or suspend the excursion or change the itinerary if minimum safety conditions are not guaranteed. Please view the terms.
  • Flexible terms of cancellation The terms of cancellation and change for this experience are flexible. Please view the terms.

How to reserve your mountain guide

To reserve a mountain guide in Madesimo for an amazing off-piste skiing experience in the Valchiavenna ski area, you must send a request that provides and specifies your contact information, the number of participants and the date/period in which you wish to take the excursion.
Powrock will respond immediately to confirm the availability of the guide, the deadline, if any, to confirm the option for the reservation, methods of payment, characteristics and organization of the activity.
Once the reservation is confirmed, we will send you the receipt and the presentation voucher with the details of the service, the name of the mountain guide or the mountaineering school, and all the contact information.