Activities and tourism

Winter outdoor activities at the resort

The ski runs at the Samoëns resort-village are ready and waiting for you, as are the pistes of the Grand Massif with its 265km of downhill runs situated at an altitude of between 1,600 and 2,500 metres. Neige et Roc also offers access to 90km of cross-country skiing trails. Ice skating, dog sleds, speed riding, snowshoe excursions, snowmobile rides - a whole host of new activities await you. www.grand-massif.com 

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Ideally located 60km from Geneva, Annecy and Chamonix, the Neige et Roc chalets and studios here at Samoëns give you access to a wide range of activities. A charming ski resort, the Samoëns Valley offers a typical Alpine setting, and a listed “Village of Art and History”. Trails, waterfalls and chalets characterise this unique and unforgettable landscape.

The col de Joux Plane : At an altitude of 1,700m, with its lake, this is one of the mythical passes on the Tour de France thanks to its panoramic view of Mont Blanc. 

The Samoëns outdoor activity centre: just 5 minutes from our chalets and apartments, this centre will delight children and adults alike with its two lakes and adventure trail.

The Cirque du Fer à cheval: A semicircle of cliffs with 32 waterfalls.

The Cascade du Rouget waterfall: JGushing down 90 metres from two projections, this waterfall is known as the Queen of the Alps.

More info on winter activities See the Samoëns webcams