Snowshoe walks with A Piuma

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By inviting you in its footsteps, A PIUMA offers to accompany you in a real nature day with the concern of an organization that leaves nothing to chance. Come and spend an exotic and enriching moment by taking advantage of the advice and knowledge of a state-certified mountain guide.

Snowshoe walks near Ajaccio with A Piuma

 

INTRODUCTION TO SNOWSHOEING- FOCE D'ASTRA

 

Brief

This day aims to make you discover the Val d'Ese in winter. This plateau is home to the southernmost station in France. You can take the opportunity to learn about snowshoeing in Corsica alongside a mountain professional.

Sharing and discovery will guide the day without forgetting the comfort of a hot drink in a small mountain refuge.

 

In a few numbers

 

Walking time: 3h00

Duration of the day: 5h00

Distance: 5.6km

Elevation +: 170m

Elevation -: 170m

Cumulative drop: 340m

 

 SPORTS OUTING ON THE HEIGHTS OF ESE - CRETES DE GIOVANNI 

 

Brief

This day aims to overlook the sea with your feet in the snow.

Departing from the Val d'Ese resort (1622m), we suggest you take a route with striking views at an altitude of almost 2000m.

The day will also allow you to appreciate the friendly and authentic setting of a small mountain refuge where it will be good to eat.

 

In a few numbers

Walking time: 4h00
Duration of the day: 6h00
Distance: 9.5km
Elevation+: 4OOm
Elevation-: 380m
Cumulative elevation: 780m
This day requires good physical condition.

 

 

RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT

 

We help you pack your backpack.

 

Prefer a modular and versatile outfit rather than a bulky ski outfit that is difficult to adapt to the different conditions encountered.

 

Feet: Waterproof walking shoes or rigid après-ski boots (unsuitable moon boots): high uppers recommended, a spare pair of socks. (compeed)

Legs: Winter trousers with water-repellent or waterproof membrane recommended.

Trunk: 4 layers

layer 4: windproof waterproof jacket

layer 3: thick fleece or thin down jacket

layer 2: sleeveless fleece or thin fleece

layer 1: long-sleeved thermal t-shirt (x2) recommended (cotton to be avoided)Hands: fleece gloves, ski gloves

Head: hat, scarf, sunglasses

Pharmacy: small pharmacy specific to personal pathologies

Snacks: 1.5l of water minimum, cereal bars and lunch.

Practical: lipstick, hydroalcoholic gel, tissues, sunscreen.

 

 

Location

Val d'Ese,

South Corsica

near Ajaccio (1h30)

 

Attendees

10 max

 

Management

State certified guide

 

Privatization

On demand

 

Further information

- 12 years old: 20€

Lease

Snowshoes / poles / gaiters: €15

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