ESF Les Rousses
ESF Les Rousses
ESF Les Rousses
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Ski passes/ Equipment

Do not forget anything for your stay

Ski passes

Ski pass for alpine skiing and access badge for cross-country skiing are NOT INCLUDED in the prices of ESF Les Rousses. You can book your ski pass before hand on Les Rousses resort website, or simply buy them on site, at the foot of slopes or at the tourism offices of the resort.
  • If you have chosen nordic ski:
Every participants, at any level (from kindergarten) should have a access badge to the slopes.

  • If you have chosen alpine skiing:
The list below will detail everything the skier needs depending on the level.

Piou-piou: no ski pass - no ski poles
Ourson: no ski pass on the first day, then Pass’ Premières Glisses when the instructor sees your child is ready - no ski poles
Flocon: on the first day Pass’ Premières Glisses then Pass’ Station when the instructor sees your child is ready - no ski poles Beginners + 7 years old (Flocon “I have never skied before”): no ski pass on the first day, then Pass’ Premières Glisses or Pass’ Station when the instructor tells you - no ski poles.
1ère étoile: Pass’ Station - with ski poles
2ème étoile: Pass’ Station - with ski poles
3ème étoile: Pass’ Station - with ski poles Etoile de bronze: first day with Pass’ Station, then Pass’ FrancoSuisse when the instructor asks for it - with ski poles Etoile d’or: Pass’ FrancoSuisse - with ski poles
Club ESF (competition lessons): Pass’ FrancoSuisse - with ski poles

Classe accueil (beginner): no ski pass on the first day, then Pass’ Premières Glisses or Pass’ Station when the instructors asks for it - with ski poles
Classe 1: Pass’ Station - with ski poles
Classe 2: Pass’ Station - with ski poles
Classe 3: Pass’ FrancoSuisse - with ski poles
  • If you have chosen snowboard:
The list below will detail everything the snowboard needs depending on the level.

Snow Accueil/ Goomie/Rookie: no ski pass on the first day, then Pass’ Premières Glisses (‘first glides’) or Pass’ Station when the instructor asks for it.
Snow 1/ Izzie: Pass’ Station
Snow 2: Pass’ Station
Snow 3: Pass’ FrancoSuisse

Equipment

ESF does NOT PROVIDE the equipment.
Several ski rentals are available at Les Rousses, Bois d’Amont, Prémanon or Lamoura… Some are even at the foot of slopes! We recommend you look on the internet to find the closest renting company to where you are staying or to the meeting point of your lesson.

We also recommend you wear appropriate clothing for ski lesson and we suggest you adapt your outfit depending on weather & snow conditions:
Skis or snowboard with the appropriate shoes for the chosen discipline
Jacket and salopette or warm and waterproof ski suit
Mittens rather than gloves
Wearing a helmet is compulsory
Ski mask or sunglasses (attached with a string for children)
FPS 50+ sunscreen
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