Chatel is great for beginner skiers and snowboarders but there is some superb terrain for both expert and intermediates. Chatel has easy links to Avoriaz and the Swiss resorts Torgon and Morgins plus the whole of the Portes du Soleil. There are 49 kilometers (31 miles) of cross country ski trails at Chatel.
Is Chatel snow sure?
Good snow record, despite the relatively low altitude. Snowmaking on more exposed runs, and generally well-prepared pistes.
Is Chatel good for beginners?
Beginners skiing in Chatel
Chatel is a great choice for beginners, the village has a good nursery slope and progression slopes are available at both Super Chatel which is reached via gondola, or at Pre-la-joux which is connected via a free bus.
Can you ski from Chatel to Avoriaz?
From Chatel the links to Avoriaz and Champery are excellent, but it’s a long trek to Les Gets and Morzine. There is a limited choice of independently operated ski chalets in Chatel and a handful of hotels and apartments. … It shares an extensive local ski area with Les Gets which offers gentle slopes and wooded valleys.
Is Chatel ski resort open?
Ski area opening for winter season 2021.2022
From 18 December 2021: opening of the whole area. Closing of the ski area on the 24 April 2022.
How high is Les Gets ski resort?
The village of Les Gets altitude is 1172 meters. You will find the height of the mountains surrounding Les Gets in the table below.
Les Gets Altitude.
|Location||Pointe De Mossette|
|Notes||Avoriaz highest point|
How High Is Chatel in France?
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
|INSEE/Postal code||74063 /74390|
|Elevation||1,053–2,430 m (3,455–7,972 ft) (avg. 1,183 m or 3,881 ft)|
Where is Morzine ski resort?
Where is the Morzine ski area? Morzine (pronounced ‘More-zeen’) is situated in the Haute-Savoie department of France, in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, near Lake Léman and the border with Switzerland.
Can you ski from Morzine to Chatel?
Best way is take Super Morzine (opens at 8:50) Zore, Proclou and Chaux Fleuries lifts to get to Châtel sector(this part of journey will be approx 45 minutes). You could shave 20 minutes off by taking a bus and the Prodain lift up to Avoriaz then Tour and Chaux Fleuries lifts.
What is the Portes du Soleil circuit?
What is The Circuit ? The circuit takes you on a huge loop around the Portes du Soleil. It doesn’t take you through every resort, but includes Morzine, Chatel, Avoriaz and some of the Swiss resorts. The route takes in the best views of the Portes du Soleil and the quieter slopes of Switzerland.
Can you ski from Chatel to morgins?
To get from Morgins to Chatel, there is a new lift – this means you can now easily ski the whole of this route. From Chatel you can get back to Avoriaz using three lifts.