Occitan experiences

Seeking Protagonists for an Unforgettable Trekking Journey

Occitan experiences

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Occitan Experiences is a proposal dedicated to mountain lovers who wish to engage with it consciously and with respect for the places they traverse, a narrative captured in two documentary videos set in Valle Maira. The first documentary, focused on ski mountaineering, was filmed in the winter of 2023. Now, we are planning to create the second one, centered around trekking, and we are in search of the protagonists.

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Send us a photo of yourself, tell us about your passion for the mountains and your motivation for living the Occitan Experiences as a true protagonist.

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A high-altitude journey

A amazing trekking that will explore all the environments of Valle Maira, utilizing sustainable and scattered stopping points along the Occitan Trails. It consists of 14 stages, covering 177 km and 9,000 meters of elevation gain, traversing a diversity of natural landscapes in harmony with centuries-old human presence. This comprehensive crossing is designed to immerse oneself in the ever-surprising nature of the valley.

For this experience, we are seeking a man or a woman who is ready to embrace the challenge, not only from a sporting perspective but, above all, in terms of their relationship with themselves and the environments they will encounter.

Expected period: first half of October 2023.

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Esperienze occitane

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Tell us about your passion for the mountains and the motivation that drives you to live this Occitan Experience.

    The ski mountaineering experience

    In February of this year, an abundant snowfall in Valle Maira provided Alessia, Andrea, Gioele, and Marco with unforgettable ski mountaineering days, filled with the thrill of descents through the powder of the woods and traverses across pristine and solitary plateaus.

    For them, it was a unique opportunity to discover a territory they were unfamiliar with, which welcomed them with all the beauty that only Valle Maira is capable of.

    Video available from November 2023.

    Esperienze occitane

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