Definition of alpine touring in English:

alpine touring

Line breaks: al¦pine tour|ing


[mass noun]
Another term for randonnée.
More example sentences
  • If you live close to a ski area, hike to the top several times a week by using skins on an alpine-touring setup or simply strapping your skis to a backpack.
  • With the advent of increasingly lightweight alpine touring equipment, a surging number of uphill skiers are crawling up ski areas.
  • Despite this serene setting, alpine touring is definitely not for the faint of heart - or thigh.

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