THE SNOW FESTIVAL

Join us on Saturday 8 December as we celebrate the start of the Winter Season. Many news are awaiting you!


PROGRAM
4:30pm Grivola – The Himalayan Peak of the Graian Alps
Screening of the film with the national snowboard instructor Ettore Personnettaz
Followed by:
Live music with Radio Rock
And the party continues from 10pm onwards at La Mine Pub

See you there!!




SKIING IN PILA (OR WHEREVER ELSE YOU WANT!)
!SPECIAL OFFER!


Join the ski instructors of Gran Paradiso Ski School for a day of fun outside the Cogne ski area for just 150 Euros for groups of 4.
The cost for groups of 5 to 8 is an extra 10 Euros/person.

For more information or to secure your spot, contact the Gran Paradiso Ski School located in Cogne’s main square:
Phone: 0039 0165 74300
Email: info@scuolascigranparadiso.it





16th-17th FEBRUARY 2019 CROSS-COUNTRY NORDIC SKI WORLD CUP

The FIS Cross-Country World Cup is back in town!
On 16 and 17 February 2019, Cogne and its fantastic slopes will once again be on every ski lover’s lips.
Join us on Saturday the 16th for the Men’s and Women’s Final Sprint where you’ll have the chance to cheer on local boy Federico “Chicco” Pellegrino, the world champion and Olympic silver medallist. On Sunday the 17th, come out to see the Men’s 15km C and Women’s 10km C.


The whole of Cogne is coming out in full force to ensure the event is a success. And Gran Paradiso Ski School will be up, front and centre, as a member of the organising committee, together with other local stakeholders, commercial and non.


So… don’t make any plans for 16 and 17 February. Instead, come on up to Cogne (Valle d’Aosta) for an unforgettable World Cup!










Gran Paradiso Ski School










  1. Choose Gran Paradiso Ski School

    FUN AND PROFESSIONALISM COMBINED

    Skiing is a unique experience, an indescribable feeling, definitely worth trying! The Gran Paradiso Ski School in Cogne (Aosta Valley, Italy) invites snow lovers to revel in the sport in all its forms and manifestations.



  2. Discover the charm of Cogne

    COME AND SKI WITH US IN A LITTLE PIECE OF HEAVEN

    Our Alpine and Nordic ski instructors, our Snowboard and Telemark instructors are looking forward to sharing with you the sheer joy of sliding or zipping along the snow in a unique and unspoiled area.



  3. What people are saying about us

    DON’T MISS OUT ON THESE RAVE REVIEWS

    Luciano D'Amico

    Fun instructors, highly-qualified, they know how to captivate the attention of children and adults alike. You’ll have such an amazing time, you’re bound to want to do it again.

    Elisa Boschiazzo

    We come to Cogne every February to enjoy the last snow and do a bit of downhill skiing.
    The ski instructors, who are well-trained, great fun and highly professional, made us fall in love with this sport. We can’t wait to be back.

    Edoardo Cofferati

    I’ve been coming to Cogne for years now, mainly to ski! The school’s ski instructors are committed to helping us learn, have fun and make me passionate about both cross-country and downhill skiing. I can’t wait to be back!






The Best Choice

Cogne:
thrills and chills

Take in the evocative and unique surroundings of Cogne. Lose yourself in our intro video!





Cost & Courses

HOT

PRIVATE LESSONS

ALPINE

High season

  • 9:00 – 11:00
  • 15:30 – 16:30

€ 36

  • 11:00 – 15:30

€ 40

Low season

  • 9:00 – 11:00
  • 15:30 – 16:30

€ 34

  • 11:00 – 15:30

€ 37

 

NORDIC

High season

  • 9:00 – 11:00
  • 15:30 – 16:30

€ 36

  • 11:00 – 15:30

€ 40

Low season

  • 9:00 – 11:00
  • 15:30 – 16:30

€ 34

  • 11:00 – 15:30

€ 37

 

+10 € per hour supplement for each additional person.

High season goes from 22/12/2018 to 06/01/2019 and from 16/02/2019 to 10/03/2019.

All other periods are low season.


GROUP LESSONS

  • 3 days
  • 1st child
    € 95

  • 5 days
  • 1st child
    € 150
  • 2nd child
    € 130

  • 7 days
  • 1st child
    € 170
  • 2nd child
    € 140

  • 14 days
  • 1st child
    € 280

+ € 30 per single day added.

ALPINE SKIING from 11:00 to 13:00.

NORDIC SKIING from 13:00 to 15:00.


ON OFFER

  • 10 HOURS
  • € 330

  • ALPINE SKIING
  • During the high season, it will only be valid from 09:00to 11:00 and from 15:30 to
    16:30.

  • NORDIC SKIING
  • During the high season, it will only be valid from 09:00 to 11:00 and from 15:00 to
    17:00.


The skiing lessons hours bought as a “package” are to be used during the whole
(present) season and are not reimbursable.

Choose your lesson!



Some thrills just for you…

Corso sci alpinismo livello 2 scuola sci gran paradiso cogne

Alpine Skiing – 2nd level course

An advanced ski mountaineering course that will let you discover the evocative and unique surroundings of Cogne. A Mountain Guide will take part in each lesson to illustrate all the technicalities and the safety measures needed. Come and discover this

Nov 8, 2018 Full view

Alpine Skiing – 2nd level course

An advanced ski mountaineering course that will let you discover the evocative and unique surroundings of Cogne. A Mountain Guide will take part in each lesson to illustrate all the technicalities and the safety measures needed. Come and discover this amazing winter discipline!

ABOUT THE COURSE

  • 4 lessons, 4 hours long each; in January, February, March and April.
  • Cost: 370 Euros, including the insurance coverage Aosta Valley Card.
Corso sci alpinismo livello 2 scuola sci gran paradiso cogne

Nov 8, 2018

Course for first-timers

Beginners’ Course for boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 5. They will be introduced to the world of snow and sliding through specific exercises and group games.

ABOUT THE COURSE

Runs from Saturday 22 December to Saturday 16 March.

Hours:

Nov 7, 2018 Full view

Course for first-timers

Beginners’ Course for boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 5. They will be introduced to the world of snow and sliding through specific exercises and group games.

ABOUT THE COURSE

  • Runs from Saturday 22 December to Saturday 16 March.
  • Hours: 13:00-14:00.
  • Cost: 100 Euros (10% discount for the second child).
  • Meeting point: ski stadium.

  • Nov 7, 2018

    Alpine Skiing – 1st level course

    The perfect course for those interested in the splendid world of Alpine Skiing. Our ski instructors, assisted by Alpine guides, will help you to discover the simple and advanced techniques for going uphill and downhill, both on- and off-piste. Special

    Nov 7, 2018 Full view

    Alpine Skiing – 1st level course

    The perfect course for those interested in the splendid world of Alpine Skiing. Our ski instructors, assisted by Alpine guides, will help you to discover the simple and advanced techniques for going uphill and downhill, both on- and off-piste. Special attention will be paid to the use of vital safety equipment, including avalanche transceivers (or beacons), shovels and probes. At the end of the course, two spectacular excursions will allow you to discover the most breath-taking corners and views of the valley of Cogne and other locations.

    ABOUT THE COURSE

    • From Saturday 12 January to Saturday 16 March.
    • 5 lessons, 3 hours each.
    • Hours: 9:00-12:00.
    • Cost: 370 Euros.

    Nov 7, 2018

    “SUPERSTRONG” annual alpine skiing course

    An advanced course suitable for all children and teenagers looking to become competent skiers. The aim of the course is to teach them the techniques of on- and off-piste Alpine Skiing, including the safety measures needed on the slopes

    Oct 18, 2018 Full view

    “SUPERSTRONG” annual alpine skiing course

    An advanced course suitable for all children and teenagers looking to become competent skiers. The aim of the course is to teach them the techniques of on- and off-piste Alpine Skiing, including the safety measures needed on the slopes and mountains in general.

    The course, comprising 2-hour lessons, will be held throughout the Winter season. At the end of the course, on Saturday 24 March, the final competition will be held, followed by a party, during which prizes and Gran-Paradiso-Ski-School-sponsored gadget gifts will be handed out to all participants.

    Included in the registration fee is the Aosta Valley Card, which provides holders with insurance coverage and reimburses them for the cost of the course, ski pass and any skiing accidents.

    With the Aosta Valley Card, users will be able to enjoy special rates at some of the Region’s best attractions (Forte di Bard, Skyway, Terme di Pré-St–Didier.

    Go to www.aostavalleycard.it for more information.

    ABOUT THE COURSE

    • Runs from Saturday 22 December to Sunday 17 March.
    • Every day during the Christmas and Carnival holidays.
    • 39 lessons.
    • Cost: 550 Euros (10% discount for the second child) including the insurance coverage Aosta Valley Card.
    • Hours: 14:30 – 16:30, Saturdays and during Christmas and Carnival holidays.
    • Sundays: 11:00 – 13:00.

    Oct 18, 2018

    “LIGHT” annual alpine skiing course

    An easy course for beginners, suitable for all children and teenagers who want to have fun in the snow and learn how to ski. The course will be held every Sunday during the 2018-2019 Winter season. The aim of

    Oct 18, 2018 Full view

    “LIGHT” annual alpine skiing course

    An easy course for beginners, suitable for all children and teenagers who want to have fun in the snow and learn how to ski. The course will be held every Sunday during the 2018-2019 Winter season. The aim of the course is to get the participants excited about the beautiful world of skiing, without forgetting the safety rules needed out on the slopes and mountains.  At the end of the course, on Saturday 24 March, the final competition will be held, followed by a party, during which prizes and Gran-Paradiso-Ski-School-sponsored gadget gifts will be handed out to all participants.

    Included in the registration fee is the Aosta Valley Card, which provides holders with insurance coverage and reimburses them for the cost of the course, ski pass and any skiing accidents.

    With the Aosta Valley Card, users will be able to enjoy special rates at some of the Region’s best attractions (Forte di Bard, Skyway, Terme di Pré-St–Didier.

    Go to www.aostavalleycard.it for more information.

    ABOUT THE COURSE

    • Runs from Sunday 23 December to Sunday 17 March.

    • 13 lessons.

    • Cost: 260 Euros (10% discount for the second child) including the insurance coverage Aosta Valley Card.

    • Hours: 11-13.


    Oct 18, 2018

    Annual NORDIC skiing course

    Seasonal Nordic Skiing Courses aim to bring snow lovers closer to the amazing world of cross-country skiing.
    The 2-hour lessons will be held on Wednesdays or Saturdays.
    During the lessons, all the movements and styles of Nordic Skiing will be studied,

    Oct 18, 2018 Full view

    Annual NORDIC skiing course

    Seasonal Nordic Skiing Courses aim to bring snow lovers closer to the amazing world of cross-country skiing.
    The 2-hour lessons will be held on Wednesdays or Saturdays.
    During the lessons, all the movements and styles of Nordic Skiing will be studied, starting with the classic techniques.
    At the end of the course, on Saturday 23 March, the final competition will be held, followed by a party, during which prizes and Gran-Paradiso-Ski-School-sponsored gadget gifts will be handed out to all participants.

    ABOUT THE COURSE

    • Runs from Saturday 15 December to Saturday 16 March.
    • 13 lessons – 225 Euros (10% discount for the second child).
    • Hours: 13:00 – 15:00.

    OR

    • Runs from Wednesday 26 December to Wednesday 20 March.
    • 13 lessons – 225 Euros (10% discount for the second child).
    • Hours: 14:00 – 16:00.

    On the day of the Mini Marciagranparadiso and of the World Cup (both on Saturday), the course will not take place. Those lessons will be run on Saturday 15 December and Monday 4 March.


    Oct 18, 2018

    “LIGHT” annual snowboarding course

    A fresh, modern take on a course designed for all those who want to be a part of the magnificent and enthralling world of snowboarding. Our instructors will teach you some of the most spectacular and mind-blowing snowboarding techniques

    Oct 18, 2018 Full view

    “LIGHT” annual snowboarding course

    A fresh, modern take on a course designed for all those who want to be a part of the magnificent and enthralling world of snowboarding. Our instructors will teach you some of the most spectacular and mind-blowing snowboarding techniques and styles on-piste, off-piste and in the box areas. At the end of the course, on Saturday 24 March, the final competition will be held, followed by a party, during which prizes and Gran-Paradiso-Ski-School-sponsored gadget gifts will be handed out to all participants.

    Included in the registration fee is the Aosta Valley Card, which provides holders with insurance coverage and reimburses them for the cost of the course, ski pass and any skiing accidents.

    With the Aosta Valley Card, users will be able to enjoy special rates at some of the Region’s best attractions (Forte di Bard, Skyway, Terme di Pré-St–Didier.

    Go to www.aostavalleycard.it for more information.

    ABOUT THE COURSE

    • Runs from Sunday 24 December to Sunday 18 March.
    • 13 lessons.
    • Cost: 245 Euros (210 Euros for the second child).
    • Hours: 11-13.

    Oct 18, 2018

    Seasonal MULTISPORT course

    A multi-disciplinary course that offers a 360° skiing experience: Nordic Skiing to learn the basics of sliding, to acquire balance and gain familiarity with the equipment; Alpine Skiing for just the right amount of adrenaline and fun. One of

    Oct 17, 2018 Full view

    Seasonal MULTISPORT course

    A multi-disciplinary course that offers a 360° skiing experience: Nordic Skiing to learn the basics of sliding, to acquire balance and gain familiarity with the equipment; Alpine Skiing for just the right amount of adrenaline and fun. One of the two can be replaced with Snowboarding.

    ABOUT THE COURSE

    • Runs from Saturday 15 December to Sunday 17 March.
    • On Saturdays: Nordic skiing; on Sundays: alpine skiing.
    • Hours: 13:00-15:00 for Nordic skiing and 11:00-13:00 for alpine skiing.
    • Cost: 400 Euros (10% discount for the second child).

    Oct 17, 2018



    CONTACT US

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    Our Phones

    Tel. +39 016574300
    Fax. +39 016574050

    Instructors teach:
    ALPINE SKIING & SNOWBOARDING
    from 09:00 to 13:00 and from 13:30 to 16:30.
    NORDIC SKIING
    FROM 09:00 to 17:00.


    Our Address

    33, via Bourgeois - 11012
    Cogne - Italy

    Children under 14 must wear a helmet when Alpine Skiing or Snowboarding.
    Lesson times do not include queuing at the ticket office, entering the snow park or accessing the Nordic ski slopes. We recommend you arrive 10 minutes early.


    Information

    info@scuolascigranparadiso.it
    #granparadisoskischool

    A single lesson is 50 minutes and must be paid for when booking.
    Lessons will be reimbursed if cancelled at least 24 hours in advance.


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