Mountain restaurants in Les Saisies
‘Le Chalet des Marmottes’ – fireplace and sunny terrace
‘Le Benetton’ – panoramic terrace and on piste au col de la Lézette.
Night Skiing in Les Saisies
From Sunday 22 December 2013 to Sunday 05 January 2014: from 16h45 to 18h30 every Tuesday and every Thursday.
The "Periots" run is equipped with lights and sound system for the pleasure of night skiers. Various animated night happenings all along the winter season, in a warm and lively atmosphere. Among others: telemark demonstrations, traditional costume animations, ski history shows, fireworks... A unique experience, totally different from day skiing! Free with lift pass.
Skijoring in Les Saisies
From Sunday 22 December 2013 to Saturday 01 March 2014: daily
Ecole de ski Joëring
73620 Les Saisies
Phone number: 0033 4 79 38 91 28
Baptême (20 min): 26.50 € per adult & 22.50 € per child
Cross-country in Les Saisies
120km marked tracks – situated between 1600m and 1700m (one of highest in Europe).
Cross-country domain of the 1992 Olympic Games.
Starting in Mont Lachat, very easy to reach by chairlift (La Logère, Le Cernix) or by the completely renovated road (3 km).
A free loop for getting into shape, then a whole range of increasingly long and technical routes.
1 x 3 km piste, 1 x 5 km piste, and then you can reach the entire domain by very easy links.
Perfectly groomed and safe, they will guarantee, whatever your level a perfect stay in an outstanding environment.
There is also a free initiation circuit 3 km from Les Saisies village.
Nordic ski pass 14/15 - adult pass 6 days €53.70, €9.40 for full day and €7.70 for half day
Snowparks in Les Saisies
There are 3 snowparks within the Espace Diamant including 1 in Les Saisies.
Cohennoz / Crest-Voland
Beneath the chairlift Cernix this snowpark is composed of 4 boxes, bumps on several levels: green, blue and red.
In a beautiful setting ...
This large snow park is located between 1850 and 1900 m above sea level in a place remained "wild" with 360 degree views of the Aravis mountain range on one side of Mont Blanc in the other. The snow park is open to all with its pros and beginners industry sector. The difficulty of the modules is indicated as tracks by a markup, green, blue, red and black: be careful! Suitable for all, the park consists of several areas: a snow park for beginners and a snow park for the pros.
Big air (10 and 15 m), step up, table, several slides with box, rainbow, wall ride in wood, oops, boardercross ...
Snow is entirely natural (not a only artificial snow). A "parker" is present to maintain the functions and guide skiers and snowboarders on the modules appropriate to their level.
Snowshoeing/Walking in Les Saisies
By yourself or in a group, on foot or on snowshoes, discover the resort in a different manner along 65 kilometres of trails and footpaths…
New theme trails: 2 different trails, fun, cultural or sporty include: The tour of the village of Hauteluce, the smugglers trail or the climb from Les Saisies to Hauteluce.
Discover these trails with the help of a Satellite guidance system. Click here for further information…
Footpaths: Approximately 20 kilometres
6 different groomed and signposted trails
Snow-shoe itineraries: Approximately 45 kilometres of trails
11 signposted trails, non groomed.
Maps & access: A walking/snow-shoeing guide is for sale at the Tourist Information Office. A free bus service to the start of the trails is available in the Hauteluce valley and from Bisanne 1500. 2 ski lifts enable pedestrians to easily access the summits (Bisanne & Chard chairlifts).
Big Airbag in Les Saisies
Learn to jump with a giant airbag to cushion your fall. Ideal to learn or train in freestyle. Find the Big Air Bag winter: next to teleski de la foret.
Admission: € 3 jumping / 5 € for two / five € 10.
Snow groomer first experience or lesson in Les Saisies
Discover unsual sensation and snow work on a snow groomer. About 20 minutes ride for a first experience as a passenger or 45 minutes lesson as a driver.
20 minutes: 45 € per person
From Wednesday 18 December 2013 to Saturday 19 April 2014: open daily
Snowmobiling in Les Saisies
A skidoo for one or two people (as driver or passenger), about 7 skidoos per guide. Un unforgottable trip (about 25 km) around the resort with view on the Mont Blanc. Possibility of first experience as a passenger for child. Everyday from 5PM. Rendez-vous next to Chardons chairlift.
From Thursday 19 December 2013 to Saturday 19 April 2014: daily
73620 Les Saisies
Phone number: 0033 4 79 38 95 54
Snowmobile outings are organised every evening, after 5.00 pm, on a ratified circuit. You can be passenger or drive by yourself as a real pilot. Special outings for children under 12.
Heliski in Megève
Accompanied by a guide. In collaboration with Mont Blanc Helicopter. One to several rotations in Switzerland or Italy. Reserved for very good skiers out. Banned in France, the removals are still possible in Heliskiing abroad, especially in Valle d'Aosta (Italy) and in the Valais (Switzerland). Away from the crowd and marked the lifts tracks, you escape for a few hours on the pristine slopes of the Swiss and Italian Alps and descents of rare intensity. It is possible to consider several runs with different orientations depending sunshine and snow conditions at the time. Generally two rotations suitable for intermediate skiers to spend a good day. A meal in a mountain refuge allows a welcome stop for the lunch break. Transfers sites can be done from the airfield Megeve by the company MBH.
Tel: 0033 4 50 21 55 11
Adult group (day): 600 to 700 € + € 360 (engagement day guide) + transfer Megève - + Courmayeur Mont Blanc tunnel + ski Courmayeur
From 22/12 to 21/04: open daily.