Chamonix Telemarking

Telemarking, or free-heel skiing, is ever popular in Chamonix.

Telemarking at Le Tour
Telemarking at Le Tour

Whether you’re already an aficionado of this graceful form of skiing, or would just like to give it a try, Otovalo is the place to go. Jeremy runs their telemark hire, sales and servicing department, he’s very enthusiastic and friendly and is highly recommended! You can also hire beautiful wooden telemark skis from here, handmade just a few hundred metres from the chalet by Rabbit on the Roof.
Otovalo, 163, rue Joseph Vallot, Tel +33 (0) 4 50 53 02 17

 

Take a look at this video for some inspirational footage from Chamonix, by Seb Montaz

Talented: Ludo, serial telemarker from sébastien montaz-rosset on Vimeo.