We are Europe’s largest provider of all inclusive Ski and Snowboard instructed and guided courses
Based in top resorts across the French Alps, we offer an unbeatable range of opportunities for all levels, from beginner to expert – everything included in the price.
Accommodation in UCPA centers
Hostel-style accomodation, social and friendly made for meeting likeminded people from all over the world
Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Buffet-style breakfast, lunch and dinner of hearty French food – don´t forget a visit to the cheese board
All technical equipment hire
Skis, boards, boots and for the more advanced courses avalanche and touring kit
Liftpass (when required)
A liftpass for the whole duration of your stay is included
Instruction or guiding
From beginner instructor to a mountain guide for the Haute Route – it is all included in the price
All inclusive ski and snowboard holidays
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ARE YOU READY FOR A NEW LEVEL OF FUN?
Join one of our courses to transition from On Piste to Off Piste skiing
Off piste skiing can be anything from going off the edge of the piste, to skiing complicated terrain far away the beaten track. Exploring more of the mountain in natural terrain is a whole new level of fun but it comes with an increased level of risk and a different style of skiing.subject Read More
ARE YOU LUCKY ENOUGH TO BE 18–25?
Check out our discounted trips – open to anyone aged 18 to 25, including those aged 25
Trips for under 25s are discounted to encourage young people in to sport. During peak weeks, the discount available for 18-25s can be up to 35% compared to standard trips. Making UCPA an extremely affordable way to go skiing without forgoing any quality...subject Read More
WANT TO GO OFF THE BEATEN TRACK?
Find out more about our beginner to expert ski touring courses
Ski touring opens so many dimensions when it comes to skiing, the most obvious one being you can go where the ski lifts can't, which means you can go where the masses can't, which means you get the benefit of escaping the crowds as well making fresh tracks!subject Read More
WANT TO LEARN HOW TO SKI?
Learn more about our beginner ski courses, half or full time lessons
The UCPA set up is perfect to help beginners learn to ski. Everything is in the house – equipment hire, instruction, all meals, lift passes. If you are travelling with friends on a different level, the UCPA concept is brilliant as it enables them to join a course of their ability.subject Read More
Five different levels of snowboard instruction groups
Snowboarding courses for absolute beginners to expert level
Our two most popular piste snowboarding courses are Snowboard Half Time and Snowboard Full Time. The former provides you with half day lessons in either the morning or the afternoon, whereas the latter is both morning and afternoon sessions.subject Read More
Where to go?
Let our cunning Resort Advisor guide you to which resort that flicks your switchsubject Read More
New to UCPA?
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Traveling as a group?
It is easy to book a group holiday with ussubject Read More
UCPA Age Policy
UCPA is a not for profit organisation set up more than 50 years ago to encourage young people to participate in outdoors
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