Ski touring in the hight atlas mountains:  
Skiing in Tubkal Massif is a great Adventure & a unique trip which allow travellers to discover the high atlas mountains in winter, get a differents views of the berber villages and the high valleys of the Morocco. 1.30h driving from Marrakech will take you to the heart of the mountains & to the top of the North Africa.
Ski touring in Toubkal (4167m) 8 days
Period: Februray to April
Duration 8 days about 6 days descent by ski
rise positive and negative 1400 m
 


ITINERARY


DAY 01 : Arrived at Marrakech, Reception by our staff, Hotel.
visit of famous beautiful and charming red, dynastic city of marrakech-lane-souk-tomb-museums, coranic schools, rampart-mosques, minarets, palate, gardens.

DAY 02 : Transfer in 4X4 or Minibus with your monitor skier and the supply of all the week
Towards Imlil 65 kms, One hour,1750m preparation of the day. You can leave your useless things for the first 3 days, because we will pass again by this lodging day 5, (Muleteers, carriers, Skiing instructor which know well the descent, direction on foot to Tmsoulte 2250, often one starts there to fit the skis, direction valley of Azaden while going up towards the refuge of Lepiney (named recently Tazarhart). We can sometimes fit at 2600m- Night in the Refuge Lepiney Tazaghart 3000 m. pension complete -1muletier for 2 persones and 1 carrier almost by anybody, you will carry your skis on arrival of snow, the carrier carries your bag and supply.

DAY 03 : Rise at 7AM, leave fitted towards 9H00, to go up to the beautiful Col Aguelzim 3500m- by zigzagant, descent by ski towards refuge of Toubkal 3200m- 500 m night in complete pension.

DAY 04 : go up to ski at the Toubkal-4167m Top, with a carrier and a Monitor, descent to the same refuge Toubkal 3200m, rise of 4 H, 1000m, and same thing in descent.

DAY 05 : go up at Top N Ouanoukrim 4080m and descent to the same refuge lunch and carrier towards Sidi Chemharouch 2300m, mules for Imlil 1750m, lodging at home, hot shower, pension complete.

DAY 06 : To go up on foot and mules without carriers towards OUSAROU 2400m-Camp and rise of top IGUENOUANE 3800m beautiful top of the course, superb sight on the valley of Tachedirt and neighbouring tops (Angour 3600m-Likkemt 3600m-Aksoual 3920m).descente after midday towards the same camp, etape of 8H30.

DAY 07 : discovered of the Imenane valley on foot while going up towards Oukaimden by col EDDI 2900m, then possibility of fitting the skis of the collar while climbing towards famous the crete skiable of 2900 m to 3300m, and beautiful descente by the station of Oukaimden, the highest station in Africa 3260m - lunch and the car will take us to Marrakech.Hotel , night and Diner.

DAY 08 : depart-transfer to Airport 2 H before the hour for takeoff.

Prestations : mountain guide, Mules and carriers for taking your stuff, Nights under tents 2 places with soft beds or refuge. meals for all the trek. Transport A/D from and to Marrakech, Services of a mountain ski guide, cooker.

Ski Tours  
IMLIL-TAZAGHART-TOUBKAL:  

 

we can't beleive that in Morocco, in north of africa, we can do ski, yes you can do it in a wonderful situation. You can try it and you will want to do it again.

 

Ski touring in high Atlas (Toubkal 4167m)
Period: Februray to April
Duration 8 days about 6 days descent by ski
rise positive and negative 1400 m
 

ITINERARY


DAY 01 : Arrived at Marrakech, Reception by our staff, Hotel.
visit of famous beautiful and charming red, dynastic city of marrakech-lane-souk-tomb-museums, coranic schools, rampart-mosques, minarets, palate, gardens

DAY 02 : Marrakech- Imlil-Tazaghart 
meets in imlil with the equipe muleteers and carriers, col Mezzik 2500m, lunch in the sheep-fold of Tamsoult, then if the season is snowed , we will slip the skis starting from the cascade 2400m, direction refuge of Tazaghart 3000m, is 700m of rise and 250m of descent, then 800m of rise the mules will be replaced by the carriers since the cascade, night at Tazaghart refuge.

DAY 03 : Refuge Tazaghart 3000m- col Tadaft 3800m- descent towards refuge Toubkal, 5h30 Our first days of ski, towards 8h30 to go up to the col of Tadaft, a cord is necessary, cramps. there is one only passage which will be difficult. Lunch in the col, wonderful sight from the col tadaft, Toubkal in face of us thus that the remainder of the tops exceeding the 4000m, fabulous descent stiff at the beginning, pretty with the fine total of 800m of rise and 600m of descent.

DAY 04 : Refuge Toubkal- top Toubkal- Refuge Toubkal- 5h30 rise at 7AM , leave at 8h30, not to go up at the time when snow is cold, very hard. 3hours with 4h of rise, panoramic sight on the valleys around Toubkal, fabulous descent towards the refuge of Toubkal, that is to say 1000m of rise and 1000m of descent.

DAY 05 : Refuge Toubkal- Rise ouan oukrim- or Imeghras or Akioud, descent to Imlil, night in lodging We leave towards 7AM, direction top Ras Nouan Oukrim, larga combe, then the col, then the top, splendid sight, especially on the valleys of southern slope of the toubkal, long descent of the top 4083m until 2600m, lunch with Marabout chamharouch, descent with foot towards the Armed village, then Imlil, lodging, are 1600m with ski and 1000m with foot, stage of 7 with 8h.

DAY 06 : foot of the col Taamatert 2300- Ousarou- Bouiguenouane- Ousarou
On the more beautiful stage, with mules, our tents and mattress towards the col Tamatert 2300m, then descent towards the Imenane valley, then we approach with our mules with the foot the top Bouiguenouane 3800m, lunch and attack the top, 1400m of rise easy, regular, small valley, combe, Crete, arrive at the top a splendid sight on the unit of the tops even Toubkal on our left, wonderful descent towards the base camp 2400m, the most beautiful descent. 1400m of rise and 1400m of descent, camp with Ousarou 2400m.

DAY 07 : Ousarou- col Likkemt- Imlil- Marrakech
Still another top to be gone up, early the morning towards col Likkemt 3600m, not to miss 3h with 4h of rise, return to the same bivouac, then 2hours 30mn of descent towards Imlil with the mules, without bearing. The car will wait for us to go down in Marrakech, 1200m of rise and descent

DAY 08 : Départ to the airport, end of our services (eyerthing included: guide,hotel, transport, mule lodging-tents...).

Prestations : mountain guide, Mules and carriers for taking your stuff, Nights under tents 2 places with soft beds or refuge. Meals for all the trek. Transport A/D from and to Marrakech, Services of a mountain ski guide, cooker.

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