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.
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