The majestic Portes du Soleil is simply brilliant for all types of winter sports. With no fewer than 12 linked resorts either side of the French-Swiss border, there’s something for everyone!
The ski area has exceptionally good snowfall from the middle of November to the end of April, with an average of over 8m of powder every year The Portes du Soleil offers visitors a truely unique ski experience, just go exploring and you literally can go from one resort to another, valley to valley - and even from country to country... To give you a better idea on how vast the Portes du Soleil region is it has, 296 slopes, 194 mountain lifts, 13 snowpark and more than 90 slopeside restaurants.
Châtel village is just one of the 12 resorts that make up the Port du Soleil region. The village itself is at an altitude of 1200m with the ski area rising up to 2200m. Whatever you choose to do here, in Châtel you'll find everything the perfect village resort has to offer. A lively village centre, fantastic mountain architecture, brilliant local cuisine and the countryside is as magnificent as the old chalets in the valley. Why don't you have a look for yourself
On the slopes there's fresh snow and endless skiing to look forward to, all in simply stunning surroundings. Lovers of wide open snow fields will be more than content with Châtel's 130km of groomed pistes at the heart of the Portes du Soleil network. The resort is suitable for skiers and boarders of all abilities and holds a fantastic snow record.
Chatel in Brief
- Number of pistes: 49
- Miles/km of pistes: 56 miles / 90 km
- Max Vert Drop: 1000m
- Max/Min. Altitude: 2200m / 1100m
- Types of pistes: 11 Green, 17 Blue, 16 Red, 5 Black
- Parks and pipes: 1 Snow Park, 1 Boarder Cross Park
- Lifts: 2 Gondolas, 13 Chairlifts, 26 Ski Tows, 4 Rope Tows