Snow Kite at the col du Lautaret with Kite Legende

Since 2006 the SnowKiting school based at the Lautaret pass welcomes you. Beginners and advanced kiters supervised by state qualified instructors who will help you to progress in compliance with our environmental and safety regulations. Come join,you'll have fun!

Descriptif Snow Kite at the col du Lautaret with Kite Legende

Snowkiting is a sliding sport towed by a kite, accessible to all, provided that they are in good physical shape and aged 7 years minimum (with parental authorization) and licensed FFVL (offered on site from 7 €) .

During winter, come and learn snowkiting at Col du Lautaret with the "Kite Legende" school located at the Hôtel les Glaciers, a few meters from one of the best places in the world to learn. Bordering the Ecrins National Park, the Col du Lautaret and its 2057m guarantee good snow cover all winter.

* Additional information :

- Skis or Snowboard? Skiing is the easiest way to start the activity, for reasons of balance and stability. There is however an exceptional case where, in strong winds an excellent kiter on the water, having never skied will be more comfortable in snowboarding.

- Equipment: The school provides all the kite equipment (helmet, radio, harness, kite) you must provide your gliding equipment (ski or snowboard + shoes).

* Little more :
- Kite Legende makes you discover the practice of freeride hiking in snowkiting and offers you the possibility of reaching the summit of the three bishoprics.

Minimum age: 10 years


  • Sporting activities
  • Not recommended in bad weather
  • Open air

Classification & labels

  • Accompanied
  • Lesson
  • Supervised use
  • Equipment hire
  • Weekdays
  • Weekend
  • Equipment provided
  • Course
  • Group lesson
  • Individual lesson
  • Beginners' course
  • Improvers' course


Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian



  • Aerial sports
  • Snowkite
  • Kite surf
  • Duration of the session: 180 minutes

Adapted tourism

  • Not accessible in a wheelchair



  • 8 people maximum
  • 8 people minimum


From 11/11 to 30/04, daily between 10 am and 4 pm.

Subject to favorable weather.

Subject to favorable weather


Adult : 90 € Child : 30 €
Price Min. Max.
Adult (from 11/11/2019 to 30/04/2020) €90
Child (from 11/11/2019 to 30/04/2020) €30

Means of payment

  • Cheque
  • Cash
  • Credit transfer


- 50 € / person deposit (check or bank transfer)- Download the booking form in the "more info" tab on the right- Contact the school on 06 79 20 08 56

Location supplement

Located at Col du Lautaret, about 15 Km far from La Grave and 12 Km from Villar d'Arène, the Snow Kite Legende Chalet is on your right side; coming from Villar d'Arène; when you arrive at the summit of the pass, just near the Hotel des Glaciers.