- Les Portes du Mont-Blanc ski area
Combloux – Le Jaillet (Megève) – La Giettaz – Cordon ski area
4 major access points to the ski area. 100 km of runs
A renowned ski area straddling the boundary between France’s Haute-Savoie and Savoie departments. 100 km of pistes through pine forests and passing by charming mountain farms, with breathtaking views of Mont Blanc and the Aravis and Beaufortain mountain ranges.
The ski area includes the world famous ski resort of Megève, charming Combloux (which is located just 9 km away from the A40 ‘Autoroute Blanche’ motorway, and La Giettaz en Aravis, a resort on a human scale that nonetheless has all the facilities you could wish for. Whether you are an expert or it is your first winter sports holiday, you’ll love the variety of slopes on offer in the ski area and the diversity of the resorts.
Those wishing to ski or snowboard as much terrain as possible can connect to the 445 km of pistes of the Evasion Mont-Blanc ski area via a short horse-drawn carriage ride from Le Jaillet through Megève village centre.
Les Portes du Mont-Blanc in figures:
Ski area straddles the boundary between France’s Haute-Savoie and Savoie departments
3 major access points to the ski area [IT SAYS 4 ABOVE]
100 km of runs
63 pistes (7 black, 28 red, 17 blue, 11 green)
32 ski lifts (1 gondola, 10 chairlifts including 3 high-speed lifts, 19 button (Poma) lifts, 2 magic carpets for beginners)
130 snow cannons
15 snow cats groom the slopes overnight
- Evasion Mont-Blanc ski area
7 major access points to the ski area. 445 km of runs
The Evasion Mont-Blanc ski area ranges from 1,000 m to 2,350 m high, and comprises seven ski resorts – Combloux, Megève, La Giettaz, Saint-Gervais, Saint-Nicolas-de-Véroce, Les Contamines-Montjoie and Cordon.
The huge, sunny ski area sits in a natural amphitheatre, with the peaks of the Mont Blanc Massif providing a stunning backdrop. The ski area includes both alpine pastures and runs through pine forests, with wide, generous slopes that make skiing an absolute pleasure and a feast for the eyes.
Evasion Mont-Blanc in figures:
7 major access points to the ski area
445 km of runs
183 pistes (24 black, 71 red, 53 blue, 35 green)
88 ski lifts
650 snow cannons