They have an essential job for the proper operation of a ski area.
“Behind the scenes” takes you on the slopes of Mont Vallon area in Meribel, to go to the meeting of the guardian angels of our security. Every morning, they mark out, secure, and ensure the quality of the snowpack. They are specialists advised of weather in the mountains. Here is a beautiful video that makes us all understand the importance of prevention and risk information in the mountains.
In the French Alps, the ski patrol, nearly 2500 persons in the service of your holiday.
Let’s go now to meet Michel Fournier, head of Mont Vallon