Would you like to try an activity that combines fun, sport and discovery ? Then snowshoeing is for you!
Did you know that snowshoeing in the oldest snow sport in the world? Over 10,000 years ago, snowshoes allowed hunters to move around easily despite the thick layers of snow. Today, snowshoeing has become a true sports and leisure activity.
One major advantage is that everyone can enjoy it as it requires no technical knowledge or particular physical condition. What’s more, snowshoeing allows you to discover the stunning landscapes around the resort at your own pace.
You can practice the activity alone or with a guide to accompany you. You can find the list of service providers for snowshoe outings at the bottom of this page.
Where can you use snowshoes in Val Thorens?
Wearing snowshoes in Val Thorens you can follow the footpaths. Several itineraries are available for you to use:
- For an easy level, the sentier de la Marine: 1h15 of descent for 5 kilometres.
- For a medium level: take the sentier de la Montagnette (2 km return, 1h30) and that of the 2 lakes (2.1 km return, 1 hour).
- For a difficult path: take on the sentier de La Moutière: 4 hours and 6.1 km return.