Les Crosets, Switzerland

Ski Facts

resort altitude: 1600m
ski area: Portes du Soleil
height at summit: 2470m (portes du soleil)
marked runs: 650km
snow park: yes
snow rating:

Travel Facts:

nearest airports: chambery 2½hrs
geneva 1½hrs
lyon 3½hrs
rail: val d'illiez

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Les Crosets

Les Crosets Ski, Snowboard & Summer Holidays

Part of the massive Portes du Soleil, Les Crosets, located at 1,668m, is the ideal jumping-off point for families, sports lovers and anyone who wants to explore the Portes du Soleil.

Ski holidays in Les Crosets:

The resort boasts excellent snow conditions and a quick-as-a-wink connection with France over the spectacular pointe des Mossettes lift (2,277m).

Summer holidays in Les Crosets:

In summer, the snow melts and gives way to an infinite number of hiking and all-terrain biking trails, criss-crossing the alpine pastures and leading to rustic local eateries and rest-stops. Fishing enthusiasts will love the Lac Vert, also the setting of a charming animal park with animals from around the world.

One summer highlight is the foire du bétail, an unforgettable event which showcases music, local artisans and traditions against a backdrop of local farmers conducting the very serious business of buying and selling their livestock.

Winter activities include:

cross-country skiing, winter walking trails

Summer activities include:

climbing, hiking, biking, tennis, paragliding

More info:

Eating out: some nice restaurants and hotels in resort
Apres ski: tends to be quiet - a handful of homely cafés and restaurants and the Sundance Pub.
Non skiers: walking trails