Definition of alpine touring in English:
Another term for randonnée.
- 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.
Definition of alpine touring in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan