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Ski Touring Travel Insurance

Ski Touring combines aspects of Cross Country Skiing, Ski Mountaineering and Downhill Skiing. It is a type of Skiing that involves travelling across snow covered landscapes on skis, the route may include ascent and descents. Ski Touring is usually done Off Piste in pristine environments outside of busy Winter Sports Resorts. Skis used when Ski Touring are Nordic Skis, the free heels of which allows for a wide range of movement.

You can get a policy online on our ADVENTURES website. Please select Ski Touring.

If you prefer, you can contact us by telephone or email, on 0800 047 5065 (FREEPHONE) or 01273 773 017 info@jsinsurance.co.uk

Please quote our Account Reference: JAD1002

Summary of Cover

Section & Cover Limit Per Person Excess
Cancellation or Curtailment £3,000 £50
Medical Expenses £10,000,000 £50
Emergency Repatriation £10,000,000 £50
Personal Baggage £1,750 £50
Money & Cash £500 £50
Travel Delay £100 -
Holiday Abandonment £3,000 £50
Missed Departure £750 -
Legal Expenses £25,000 £100

Common Injuries whilst Ski Touring

Ski Touring is a physically demanding sport that necessitates a degree of fitness for anyone wishing to do the sport. It also demands an ability to navigate the back country and negotiate the adverse conditions you may experience. Much of the trek can be uphill or on dangerous terrain, so it is important to ensure that you are physically capable of the undertaking prior to going Ski Touring.

Physical exertion aside, the sport comes with a number of risks. Whilst exploring back country, there many be any number of hazards that could cause potential harm or danger. 

You are required at all times to wear the appropriate safety equipment, for example protective clothing and / or suitable head protection.

Important Information

You are required at all times to wear the appropriate safety equipment, for example protective clothing and / or suitable head protection.

Adventures Travel Insurance is arranged for JS Travel Insurance through P J Hayman & Company Limited who are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Financial Services Register number 497103). Registered office: Stansted House, Rowlands Castle, Hampshire PO9 6DX. Reg no. 2534965. Adventures Travel Insurance is underwritten by Antares Syndicate 1274 at Lloyd’s. Antares is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.


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