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Winter activities and sports

Ski alpin
RandonnΓ©e en raquettes
Ski de randonnΓ©e
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Alpine ski

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Alpine skiing


The Grand Massif ski area :
5 resorts connected: Morillon, Samoëns, Les Carroz d’Araches, Sixt Fer à cheval + Flaine.

265 km of runs - 144 tracks - 73 skilifts an chairlifts.

• 17 green tracks
• 60 blue tracks
• 53 red tracks
• 14 black tracks.


See the interactive skimap
🌐grand-massif.com/skimaps

Ski Courses and Instructor Engagement:

β–ΊEcole du Ski Français. ESF Samoens, Ski :
🌐www.esfsamoens.com

β–ΊSamoens : Ski and Snowboard School 360 International: 🌐www.ecoledeski360.com

β–ΊEcole de Ski Internationale Samoëns Zig Zag :
πŸ“±+ 33 (0)6 31 20 44 10
πŸ“§info@zigzagski.com
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Snowboard

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Snowboard

The Grand Massif ski area :
5 resorts connected: Morillon, Samoëns, Les Carroz d’Araches, Sixt Fer à cheval + Flaine.

265 km of runs - 144 tracks - 73 skilifts an chairlifts.

• 17 green tracks
• 60 blue tracks
• 53 red tracks
• 14 black tracks.

See the interactive skimap
🌐grand-massif.com/skimaps

Ski Courses and Instructor Engagement:

β–ΊEcole du Ski Français. ESF Samoens, Ski :
🌐www.esfsamoens.com

β–ΊSamoens : Ski and Snowboard School 360 International: 🌐www.ecoledeski360.com

β–ΊEcole de Ski Internationale Samoëns Zig Zag :
πŸ“±+ 33 (0)6 31 20 44 10
πŸ“§info@zigzagski.com
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Nordic ski

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Cross-country skiing


Depending on the snow conditions, cross-country skiing is practised on the slopes of Fer à Cheval, Joux Plane or the valley.
Each sector offers circuits for all levels, in classic and skating styles.


β–ΆοΈŽ At Fer à Cheval (950 m) :
A 10 km loop in a beautiful landscape, goes from the Molliet to the famous Cirque du Fer à Cheval ● 1 green track 
● 3 blue tracks   
β–ΆοΈŽ In the valley 670 to 900 m: along the Giffre, a gentle drop in height connects Samoëns, Morillon and Sixt, near the villages, in the forest, in the plain, around the lakes.
● 4 green tracks 
● 2 blue tracks 
● 2 red connectant tracks 
β–ΆοΈŽ At Joux Plane (1700m) .
This altitude site ensures snow cover all winter, offers an ideal exhibition, a magnificent panorama with views of the Mont Blanc. ● 3 green tracks 
● 2 blue tracks
● 2 red tracks
⚠️The site of Joux Plane is only open if the valley slopes are not usable due to lack of snow.

Courses and Instructor Engagement:

β–ΊEcole du Ski Français. ESF Samoens, Ski :
🌐www.esfsamoens.com

β–ΊSamoens : Ski and Snowboard School 360 International: 🌐www.ecoledeski360.com

β–ΊEcole de Ski Internationale Samoëns Zig Zag :
πŸ“±+ 33 (0)6 31 20 44 10
πŸ“§info@zigzagski.com
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Ski Touring

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Ski Touring



For accompaniments, please consult the following websites:



β–ΆοΈŽπŸŒ www.cairn-trekking.fr

β–ΆοΈŽ Ecole du Ski Français. ESF Samoens, Ski : 🌐www.esfsamoens.com


β–ΆοΈŽSamoens:Ski and Snowboard School 360 International: 🌐www.ecoledeski360.com

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Snowshoeing

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Snowshoeing




πŸ”΄ Beginners or Advanced Courses, AccompanimentsCourses and intructors engagement:

β–ΆοΈŽ Ecole du Ski Français. ESF Samoens, Ski : 🌐www.esfsamoens.com

β–ΆοΈŽSamoens:école de ski et de Snowboard 360 International: 🌐www.ecoledeski360.com
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Skating

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Skating


New rink of Samoëns:

155 route des Drugères
Village

In front of the Tourist Office.

Covered outdoor skating rink of 56 m by 26 m .


Skate rental on site.

Open every day from December 18 to April 15

Information on days and hours of operation:


Open every day from December 18 to April 15

Information on days and hours of operation:

☎️: +33 (0)4 50 34 13 92




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Sledging

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Sledging

Sledging on a groomed track:

4 possible sites:
  • Samoëns-Village: one 30 m track next to the Garderie stop (in front of the Tourist Office)
  • Samoëns- 1600 m. 2 pistes 120 and 60 m)
  • Joux-Plane on the northern site of the Col Joux-Plane.
  • Sixt Fer à cheval


Learn more :
🌐hiver.samoens.com/activites-hiver/famille/luge.
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Handiski

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Handiski


In Samoëns an association Handiglisse and various ski schools offer disabled people adapted equipment and qualified instructors to enable paraplegics, quadriplegics, hemiplegics, One-legged, to discover the joys of sliding.

Uniski, Dualski , Kartskii, Tandemski : equipments and teaching adapted to the nature of the disability.


β–ΆοΈŽ Ecole du Ski Français. ESF Samoens, Ski : 🌐www.esfsamoens.com/activites/handiski
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Dog sleds

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Dog sleds


Dog sledding led by a musher.


In Samoens or in Sixt Fer à Cheval on snow cover.

Information:



☎️: +33(0)4 50 96 64 19 or +33(0)4 50 34 46 02


🌐www.valleeduhautgiffre.fr/domaine-nordique

🌐www.traineauxdelubac.com/



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Speed Riding

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Speed riding


Probably the latest in sliding sports.

He associates off-piste skiing with paragliding.
A new glide for winter
Speed riding is a mix of gliding in the air and snow.
Fun, accessible to good skiers, it is activity for unforgettable sensations.

Beginners or advanced trainings:

🌐www.adrenaline-hunter

🌐Pégase Air Samoens

🌐Les Tontons Volants


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Heliskiing

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Heliskiing


The proximity of Italy and Switzerland makes it easy to practice a prohibited activity in France (the removal of skiers by helicopter).

Many possibilities in the Aosta Valley, the Gran Paradiso massif and the Matterhorn massif (Cervinia, Zermatt ..)


πŸ”΄ More details : 🌐hiver.samoens.com


πŸ”΄Instructor Engagement :

β–ΊEcole du Ski Français. ESF Samoens, Ski :
🌐www.esfsamoens.com

β–ΊSamoens : Ski and Snowboard School 360 International: 🌐www.ecoledeski360.com

β–ΊEcole de Ski Internationale Samoëns Zig Zag :
πŸ“±+ 33 (0)6 31 20 44 10
πŸ“§info@zigzagski.com
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Fat bike

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Fat Bike



Let yourself be tempted by a ride on the edges of the Giffre, equipped with Fat Bike, powerful lamps, framed by a monitor that will make you discover the sensations, the pleasure and the freedom of a pleasant ride on snow under the stars.

Contact : Bertrand MORETTON


135, rue des billets
74340 Samoëns

☎️: + 33 (0)6 46 21 59 37

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Ski Joering

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Ski JoΓ«ring


New sport of sliding, joêring skiing consists of being towed by a horse using a rigid frame, while being skiing.
Beautiful trail in the plain of Morillon facing the Criou, along the cross-country ski slopes


Equita Passion
Lac bleu
74440 Morillon

☎️ : +33 (0)6 03 57 17 01
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Ice climbing

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Ice Climbing



Exceptional natural sites and optimal climatic conditions make the Giffre valley an ideal place to discover the ice fall climbing.
The Giffre valley is one of the main sites of ice waterfalls in France. You will discover the techniques of climbing on ice surfaces.

Accessible to all. Supervised by a mountain guide.

Courses and instruction engagement :

Ski Courses and Instructor Engagement:

β–ΊEcole du Ski Français. ESF Samoens, Ski :
🌐www.esfsamoens.com

β–ΊEcole de Ski Internationale Samoëns Zig Zag :
πŸ“±+ 33 (0)6 31 20 44 10
πŸ“§info@zigzagski.com
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Paragliding

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Paragliding



The plateau of the Saix, platform of the station of Samoëns 1600, constitutes a remarkable flight path.

πŸ”΄ Taster and Beginners courses of paragliding

β–ΆοΈŽ Les Tontons Volants:
☎️+ 33 (0)6 20 30 75 53
πŸ“§: rol.david@outlook.fr
🌐Les Tontons Volants

πŸ”΄ Winter trainings in paragliding:

β–ΆοΈŽ Pégase Air Samoëns :  
☎️ + 33 (0)4 50 34 95 80
πŸ“§ : courrier@parapente-samoens.com
🌐Pégase Air Samoens

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Snowmobile

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Snowmobile


Snowmobile tours on marked routes with accompanying by qualified instructor.


πŸ”΄ At Carroz d'Araches

Route de Flaine
Les Molliets (huitiéme virage après le télésiège Les Molliets)
74300 Les Carroz-d'Arâches

☎️ : 06 08 32 49 59

🌐www.deltaevasion.com

Mountain refuges open in winter

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Gite and lake of Gers

The gite and the covered at 1500m altitude, on the edge of the Lake of Gers. Open in summer from June to September and from December to April in winter.
On the GR96, from Samoëns to Samance (Lake of Annecy), and approaching the GR5, the Refuge, beautiful setting .             
☎️Phone : +33 (0)9 87 88 18 69 
πŸ“±ONLY ON WHATSAPP : +33 (0)6 13 96 24 25 ( Don't call this number out of WhatsApp)
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Refuge of Bostan-Tornay

Refuge of medium mountain, in the middle of the alps and lapiaz, in a sunny valley, dominates the valley of Giffre and Samoëns.
You can see the marmots, the flight of the eagles or the gypter and the passage of the chamois along the cliffs.
Contact :
πŸ“±+33 (0) 06 72 64 06 85