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Maison de Val Thorens
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For some it’s a question of style and for others, the chance to try something new. But above all, snowboarding is a state of mind!
After some fun exercises with an instructor and a few unavoidable falls along the way, snowboarding gives you maximum enjoyment with minimum technique in a very short space of time. Let’s go, frontside, backside… !
Find out more : Snowboard courses
Are you a snowsports fiend who dreams of the whitestuff and crazy jumps? Then try our freeride / freestyle courses.
Supervised by pros, you’ll progress in complete safety and discover the best spots the ski area has to offer, in all positions! Take a rider’s word for it:
Find out more : Freeski courses
Your first lesson involves obtaining a piste map and learning how to use it to get around the ski area.
After a few trial runs in Val Thorens, it’s time to sit the test! Set off as a family to explore the 3 Vallées, the largest ski area in the world with 600 km of runs and 7 different ski areas.
Find out more : The ski domain
As the ski runs close, climb aboard your toboggan to conquer the longest toboggan run in France. It’s a mind-blowing experience with an amazing atmosphere and thrilling sensations!
And watch out youngsters, ‘cos your parents will soon get the hang of it too!
Find out more : The Toboggan
Fancy letting your hair down and pitting yourself against the others?
At the Sports Centre, you can take part in table tennis, squash and volley ball tournaments, throw a few punches on a boxing bag, make a few moves on the trampoline, organise a water fight in the swimming pool or challenge your friends on the bucking bronco.
The moral of the story is for you to have fun, fun and more fun!
Find out more : Sports centre
Enjoy loads of different types of games in a young and friendly atmosphere before bowling with your family.
Why not celebrate the winner’s victory with a well-earned dinner in one of the resort’s 50 different restaurants?
Find out more : Bowling
It’s time to give the snowpark a whirl and try out snow sports in a whole new way!
The little dare devils can start out in the beginner’s zone to work on their technique, give the rails a go and attempt their first tricks on the tables, before heading off to discover the other zones.
The snowpark’s 2 drag lifts provide easy and quick access, giving your teenagers plenty of time to do a few daring jumps to wow the audience!
Find out more : Snowpark
As the slopes close for the day, why not try out a new form of snow sports with mountain biking on snow?
After a few fun exercises to find the right position, set off from an altitude of 3000 metres, supervised by a pro, and come hurtling down a 45 minute mind-blowing descent!
A sensational experience in a stunning setting.
Find out more : Mountain biking on snow
Enjoy a little shopping spree to introduce your children to the regional products. With delightful food shops and the local market on Tuesdays and Thursdays, let our professionals guide you through a a well-stocked route of local flavours.
Fom excellent local cooked pork meats to unbeatable Savoyard cheeses, as well as traditional mouth-watering tarts and pies, there’s plenty to tantalise the taste buds here!