The ORTOVOX tour educational trail offers important information on proper behaviour on the mountain and explains the potential dangers for ski tourers who go off-piste. The total of 7 stations are intended to teach a basic understanding of the laws of nature. Only through this knowledge we can recognise dangers and minimse risks.
Key data ORTOVOX touring trail Brauneck:
- Idea: Avalanche basics for ski tourers are taught on seven consecutive panels.
- Length: 120-150 min
- Target group: Touring beginners to learn avalanche basics; advanced skiers to refresh their know-how
Safety informationIf the piste is in use and the terrain is secured, the tour can in principle also be carried out in critical conditions, but a risk assessment should always be carried out on site.
Tips, hints and links
No touring trail or online tool can replace a professional avalanche course.The ORTOVOX SAFETY ACADEMY partners offer in-depth avalanche courses depending on the level of knowledge, dates can be viewed at:
ORTOVOX SAFETY ACADEMY LAB: Online avalanche know-how for interactive avalanche training at home :