Ski area

Les Gets and Morzine are linked ski resorts within the Portes du Soleil which is among the largest ski areas in the world encompassing twelve resorts and two countries. Combined, Les Gets and Morzine span around 165km of marked slopes with 57 lifts making them the largest ski area of the Portes du Soleil.

LES GETS ski area sits at an altitude of 1172m – 1826m. The two main ski areas here are Les Chavannes and Mont Chery and these are accessed by separate gondolas found on opposite sides of Les Gets village. Below is some key information on Les Gets ski area as a whole, and Les Chavannes and Mont Chery areas in focus:

  • 120km of pistes
  • 33km of cross country skiing
  • 130 snow making canons
  • Connects to Morzine via Les Chavannes
  • 28 ski lifts: 2 gondola, 14 chairlift, 12 drag
  • 42 slopes: 6 black, 16 red, 12 blue, 8 green
  • 1 snowpark in Mont Chery
  • 1 boardercross in Les Chavannes

LES CHAVANNES

  • Connects to Morzine
  • 21 ski lifts: 1 gondola, 9 chairlift, 11 drag
  • 33 slopes: 2 black, 12 red, 11 blue, 8 green

MONT CHERY

  • 7 ski lifts: 1 gondola, 5 chairlift, 1 drag
  • 9 slopes: 4 black, 4 red, 1 blue
  • 1 Snow park

MORZINE ski area sits at an altitude of 1000m – 2020m. The three main ski areas here are Plenney, Super Morzine and Nyon. Plenney and Super Morzine are accessed by separate gondolas found on opposite sides of Morzine village, and Nyon just outside. Below is some key information on Morzine ski area as a whole, and Plenney, Super Morzine and Nyon areas in focus:

  • 45km of pistes
  • 40km of cross country skiing
  • 322 snow making canons
  • Connects to Les Gets via Nyon and Plenney
  • Connects to Avoriaz via Super Morzine
  • 29 lifts: 4 gondola, 15 chairlift, 10 drag
  • 50 slopes: 4 black, 19 red, 24 blue, 3 green
  • 1 snowpark in Nyon plus a further 4 in linked Avoriaz
  • 1 boardercross in Nyon plus another in linked Avoriaz

PLENNEY

  • Connects to Les Gets and Nyon
  • 13 ski lifts: 2 gondola, 6 chairlift, 5 drag
  • 17 slopes: 1 black, 6 red, 9 blue, 1 green

SUPER MORZINE

  • Connects to Avoriaz
  • 5 ski lifts: 1 gondola, 3 chairlift, 1 drag
  • 7 slopes: 6 blue, 1 green

NYON 

  • Connects to Les Gets and Plenney
  • 11 ski lifts: 1 gondola, 6 chairlift, 4 drag
  • 26 slopes: 3 black, 13 red, 9 blue, 1 green
  • Snow Park

THE PORTES DU SOLEIL

  • Altitude 1000m – 2466m
  • 650km of pistes
  • 243km of cross country skiing
  • 694 snow making canons
  • 12 linked resorts: Les Gets, Morzine, Abondance, Avoriaz, La Chapelle d’Abondance, Chatel, Montriond, St Jean d’Aulps, Champery, Morgins, Torgon and the villages of Cal d’illiez, Les Crosets and Champoussin
  • 2 countries: France and Switzerland
  • 201 ski lifts: 13 gondola, 82 chairlift, 106 drag
  • 280 slopes: 26 black, 105 red, 149 blue & green
  • 27 black runs
  • 104 red runs
  • 119 blue runs
  • 33 green runs
  • 11 snow parks

For further information on individual resorts please click on the underlined links above.