Introduction weekend to geology (Savoie, Maurienne)

Duration : 2 days

France, Northern Alps

Level : easy

from 210 € / p. from 4 to 12 persons

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From the formation of massifs to the determination of rocks.

Objectives of this training taking place in Savoie, in the Maurienne Valley:

  • Understand and explain the major steps and movements that helped build the relief as we know it
  • In the field, put into practice theoretical parts on the construction of reliefs and landscapes
  • Identify rocks, know their history and their uses


D1 (saturday):

  • Mountain formation and the origin of mechanisms
  • Theoretical part in the classroom, practical part in the field

D2 (sunday):

  • Geological field hike
  • Rock identification

The price includes

  • Supervision by the hiking guide
  • Teaching fees
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Tourist taxes

The price does not include

  • Transfer from your home to the place of the internship
  • Drinks
  • And, everything not specified in "The price includes"


  • Lodge
Next departures :

No scheduled departure, but you can contact me to book your dates.

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