Tignes Hors Piste: Le Guide Complet is a great new guide book to off piste skiing and snowboarding in Tignes.
Tignes is one of the best resorts in the Alps for the adventurous skier or snowboarder. A huge area, some wonderful and varied terrain and an extensive lift system means it's easy to find a whole variety of descents for all ability levels.
Tignes Hors Piste: Le Guide Complet is a new guide book that brings all these routes together in a modern and easy to use format. It has route description in both French and English, along with really awesome images and detailed diagrams and info.
Each route also has a QR code that can be scanned and viewed on a smartphone using various apps, including Google Earth. It's a feature that really elevates the guide to a new level. And yes, a Val d'Isere version is in the pipeline.
All publisher profits from sales of the book go to local Tignes based cancer charity SOLEA.
Authors - Simon Perry, Jordan Tiernan, PG Conrardy & Yannick Ponson.
Check out Tignes Hors Piste: Le Guide Complet at Backcountry Books