La Chapelle d'Abondance ski resort is located in Haute-Savoie, France. With a peak elevation of 1,800m, it offers skiers and snowboarders an 800m vertical drop. As a starting point for a ski adventure in the Portes du Soleil, it rolls out the white carpet for visitors.
Wide-open ski meadows and authentic views to welcome you to the heart of this traditional village resort. You'll also have a chance to discover the splendour of the prettiest valley in the Haute-Savoie: the Abondance valley! This sunny corner of paradise is part of the Chablais mountain chain. Recently it has been placed more firmly on the ski circuit map after being linked by gondola and three chairlifts with the Swiss resort of Torgon. La Chapelle d'Abondance ski resort is an attractive prospect at weekends if the main Portes du Soleil resorts become crowded.
In total La Chapelle d'Abondance ski resort offers 75.6 km of trails. 19% (14.36 km) of the total terrain ideal for beginners, 50% (37.8 km) suitable for intermediate skiers and 31% (23.44 km) for the more advanced and expert level skiers and snowboarders. This is all easily accessible with 21 ski lifts.
Snowboarding, downhill skiing or telemark, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing or husky sled riding, it is all possible at La Chapelle d'Abondance ski resort. There's beginners will find a choice of wide and gentle, green and blue pistes, some of which descend from the very top of the lift system right to the edge of the village. Meanwhile, the red/black runs are steep enough to provide experienced skiers some real challenges.
The village is unspoilt by modern tourism offering the rustic charm expected of French mountain life. On top of it offers all the facilities expected when skiing. That including an ESF ski school, ski hire shops, supermarket, bars and traditional restaurants.
When summer comes, enjoy all the fun of white-water activities, fishing, walking in the Portes du Soleil. The valley's love of the good life is no secret, and you'll find plenty of restaurants in a La Chapelle d'Abondance ski resort to satisfy even the most demanding tastebuds ! Enjoy ancient mountain way of life, in a place where all the family will find a delicate mix of ingredients to let their hair down and above all, have fun!