Welcome to Tinderbox Backcountry Ski School, Chamonix

Tinderbox is the Chamonix 'Skiers Lodge' or 'Extremely Canadian' - a backcountry ski school which specialise in backcountry skiing, coaching and guiding.

Tinderbox's founder, Chris Fecher has personally spent over 20 winters skiing Chamonix and nearly 10 in NZ. He is an avalanche pro, a 'Carte Pro' ski teacher and currently works through the Kiwi ski guides program.

Tinderbox holds two K2 Backcountry & Freeride Camps, as well as avalanche courses, touring courses, steep skiing camps as well as catering to pretty much all levels. 

With only an hour's easy transfer from Geneva airport and plenty of fabulous accommodation tht we can arrange for you, Chamonix is deservedly one of the epic freeride destinations.