Activities winter

Alpine skiing

Ideally located to make the most of the 3 Vallées, Méribel is also the perfect place to learn to ski and ski with your family. With 71 ski runs and 42 lifts, the Vallée de Méribel ski area offers a vast playground for skiing.

On the programme: fun runs for the whole family (Inuit run, animal run, Yeti Park), technical runs to challenge yourself with friends (Ecureuil, Julie, Blaireau, Mauduit, Chamois) and ski runs that cross magnificent landscapes (Lapin, Crêtes, Faon, Boulevard de la Loze)

And with a 3 Vallées ski pass, access the largest ski area in the world with its 600 kilometres of pistes and 339 marked runs. Enough to have a great time on the slopes!

Alpine skiing

Située au cœur des 3 Vallées, le plus grand domaine skiable du monde, la station de Méribel est un véritable eldorado de glisse pour les passionnés de ski alpin.

Méribel is one of the Alpine villages that has not been spoiled by the advent of skiing. As soon as the first snow falls, our authentic Savoyard chalets take on a picture postcard appearance, to the delight of our skiers. Alpine skiing in Méribel means beautifully prepared slopes, pure mountain air and exceptional panoramas. Whatever your level of Alpine skiing, the 3 Valleys ski area guarantees you an extraordinary skiing experience!

Ski in the heart of the 3 Valleys

Welcome to Savoie, in the Northern Alps!  Thanks to its 600km of ski slopes, les 3 Vallées is the largest ski area in the world. Seven ski resorts, including Méribel, are linked together to form this enormous area.

Skiing in a large Alpine ski area means you can make the most of an XXL ski area both on and off-piste, using comfortable and efficient ski lifts, swooshing down carefully prepared slopes, and the assurance of guaranteed snow cover for 5 months a year…

Alpine skiing in Méribel for all levels

Whatever your level of skiing, you will find what you are looking for in les 3 Vallées. One simple figure says it all: 50% of the slopes are green or blue. So, while good skiers challenge themselves on testing slopes, beginners can perfect their turns on slopes ideally suited to their level.

      Around les 3 Vallées on green or blue runs

Les 3 Vallées ski area is accessible to all skiers. Among the 600km of slopes, you will find plenty of routes to suit your level: beginners’ areas safely tucked away from higher-speed skiers, themed fun zones or panoramic 3 Vallées viewpoints that can be reached via blue runs…

      Outstanding skiing for experienced skiers

If you like your skiing XXL, les 3 Vallées offers you an unlimited playground and ultimate freedom on skis. With 62,000 metres of vertical drop, 15 summits and 6 glaciers, it is impossible to get bored skiing in Méribel. The skis area’s legendary and challenging slopes are waiting for you to try them.

Alpine skiing in Méribel with your family

      Ski lessons

To learn to ski in Méribel, take advantage of the resort’s multi-lingual and fully qualified instructors who know how to share their passion for skiing with both children and adult beginners. Whether you are looking for a private or group lesson for a whole day or just a few hours, there is plenty of choice in Méribel to ensure you find the ski tuition that suits your needs.

      Beginners’ areas

Your children can make their first turns in the beginner areas with a special Mini Pass. These areas are designed to help beginners start skiing in complete safety. Wide, gently sloping runs allow them to enjoy themselves and make progress without worrying about the rest.

      Fun pistes

Explore this wonderful ski playground by discovering its fun theme trails, such as the Piste des Inuits which takes you into the world of the Far North, the Yeti Park, the dragons of the Altai or the Animal Trail.