Nature discovery...


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.

Download the footpaths and snowshoe trails map in Val Thorens


Where can you use snowshoes in Val Thorens?


Wearing snowshoes in Val Thorens you can follow the hiking paths. 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.


Make the most of the hiking ski pass to use the ski area’s ski lifts with your snowshoes. Take advantage of many offers depending on what you feel like doing: One day hiker pass, 6-day, 6-day privilege with access to the sports centre...

from 19/12/2020 to 31/03/2021 Closed for the end of the season
Val Thorens professionals See directory below for services available
Sporting Activities Happiness Providers Clean United
Raquette Nature
If you are looking for peace and quiet surrounded by nature with the sound of snow crunching under your feet, then Raquette Nature is for you. We have a true passion in our love of sharing the wildest areas of our mountains. Carefully guiding you is what our business is all about. Follow our footsteps.
Ski Sporting Activities Child Famille Plus Clean United
Prosneige ski school
With the creation of Prosneige in 1996, our wish was to create a different method with small groups and instructors who speak multiple languages to guarantee the quality of all ski lessons. Our concept at Prosneige is based on simple fundamentals of client service, deeply valued relationships and always advancing together with our clients.
Ski Sporting Activities Transportation Famille Plus Clean United
Ecole de ski - Evolution 2
Evolution 2 Ski and Adventure School, or a different way of discovering the mountings… Our finest activities in the largest ski area in the world: let your dreams of adventure come true! We adapt to your needs, your desires and your level so that you can share our passion for the mountains. Whatever your age, we are here to provide support and share your best experiences in Val Thorens.
Ski Sporting Activities Open
La Maison des guides et de la montagne
La Maison des guides et de la montagne de VAL THORENS is a small company of trekking guides, UIAGM ski & mountain guides and ski instructors,(specialized in ski-touring, backcountry skiing and OFF-PISTE as well as in ice climbing) who offer to guide you and make you share their passion for mountains and skiing ! Open 365 days per year, we guide and teach from November to June in Val THORENS 3 Valleys, even all MAY & June where the ski resorts are closed! We are able to guide and TEACH in english, spanish, portuguese, russian, french, italian, german…
Ski Sporting Activities Clean United
Ecole du Ski Français (ESF)
You wish to improve yourself or you want to find out what you are worth on skis? Try out the competition training courses with the French Ski School.
Sporting Activities Child
Ecole de la Montagne