Top Ski

Tel: 00 33 479 06 14 80 Fax: 00 33 479 06 28 42 email:

Renowned on- and off-piste school for skiing and snowboarding run by Pat Zimmer, teaching and guiding at clearly-defined levels. Pre-booking is easy with online form or by email or fax. Lots of specialised week-long courses during the entire season starting in November, with prices varying from week to week. Instructors speak English. Snowboarding, telemark, heli-skiing and inter-resort tours available. Individuals can join groups. Children, if good skiers, taken from the age of seven. Lessons for moguls, carving, telemarking. Prices unchanged from last year.




Off-piste ski groups (maximum 6 skiers, no snowboarders)

Four levels from introduction to expert

One morning with a group, 9.00–13.00, €65 per person


Full day with a group. 9.00-16.30, €85 per person


Private lessons (2-6 in a group)

On-piste, off-piste, ski touring, snowboarding, telemark

One morning, 9.00–13.00, €280


One afternoon, 14.00- 16.30, €150

Full day, €380


Prices based on 6 in a group

Sainte Foy, from €120 per person

Les Arcs, from €120 per person

La Plagne, from €120 per person

La Rosière, from €130 per person

Tour Tarentaise, off-piste and on-piste, from €110 per person


Prices based on 4 in a group

Ruitor 3400m, Italy, from €380 per person

Val Grisenche, Italy, from €630 per person

Return from Bonneval sur Arc, France, from €280 per person


Junior courses (12-18 years, maximum 6 skiers)
During school holidays, for speed, jumps, snowpark, off piste and freeride
Five mornings, Mon–Fri 9.00–13.00, €300


Snowshoeing (2-8 people in a group)

Morning walk, 9.00–13.00, €40 per person

Afternoon walk, 14.00- 16.30, €30 per person

Full day, 9.00-16.30 (minimum 4, maximum 8 people in a group), €60