Cross-country ski


Download Cross-country ski map

Three Nordic areas, paid access, open 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Marked trails for classic skiing (in traces) or skating

Pedestrians zone available on map of the cross-country trails

A brochure with details of the cross-country skiing trails (Chamonix, Les Houches, Servoz)

is available from the Tourism Office.

The passes and tickets are on sale at the cross-country ski lodges.


• Boucle rouge des Bois 11,6km

• Boucle bleue d’Orthaz 6,3km

The same, for short:

• Boucle verte le Bois Bouchet 2,7km


Bus stop: Les îles, Les Grassonets or Les Chosalets

• Boucle rouge La Moraine 3,5km

• Boucle Bleu Les Chosalets 9,5km

• Boucle verte Les Iles 1,5km

Snow conditions permitting, Chamonix and Argentière areas are linked via the village of Le Lavancher.


Railway stations: Le Buet or Vallorcine

Open daily 9.00 – 12.00 a.m. and 1.00 – 5.00 p.m. (open non-stop during school holidays)

10 km of cross-country ski trails, starting from the X-Country Ski Center, or from Le Buet.

Circuit in an authentic and colourful setting, along the Eau Noire river, surrounded by woody and hilly landscapes. For beginners and medium skiers.

• Boucle rouge Les Mayens 6,5km

A little short, to 2 times

• Boucle bleu La Courzille 3,5km

Les Houches

• Boucle Plateau du Prarion 2,8km

Only the high altitude ski area accessible by means of the Prarion gondola lift requires the prior acquisition of a pedestrian return tocket. Exceptionnal 360° panoramic view. Two routes combine snow-fields and passages through forest.

• Boucle Secteur des Chavants 2,8km

Les Chavants site offers free access to cross-country skiers. 

Val Ferret (Italie)

• Domaine de ski de fond à Planpincieux

Fouly is known for superb runs. If you practice the more classic or skating you are doing two tracks:

- Nicolas Track (10km, purple)

- Luke Trail (5km, red)

await you.

Nothing prevents you from leaving the tracks, which are also prepared every night and make your own tracks in the valleys.

Chamonix-Entrêves bindings daily ; reservation at the railway station Chamonix

Then shuttle to Planpincieuz


The Val Ferret is just minutes from the tunnel of Mont Blanc.