Les Portes du Soleil
Chatel is at the heart of the Franco-Swiss ski domain of les Portes du Soleil. This domain is one of the most vast in Europe and includes no less than 12 interlinked resorts. 8 French resorts amongst which Avoriaz, Morzine, Montriond, les gets, St Jean d'Aulps, Abondance, La Chapelle and Chatel and 4 Swiss resorts: Champéry, Torgon, Morgins,Les Crosets-Val d'Illiez-Champoussin.
There are 650km of ski runs with a total of 198 ski lifts which can be reached with a single and unique ski pass. From Chatel you can reach Avoriaz, Morgins and Torgon directly. The Chatel ski domain offers a whole range of sensations for those already experienced as well as those who are more contemplative, something for everyone.
It shares the two mountains ranges: Barbossine / Super Chatel and Le Linga – Pré-la-Joux which extend from 1100 to 2200m in altitude. It offers 47 ski runs of which 6 black, 14 red, 17 blue and 10 green for an overall length of 83 km with 43 ski lifts.
The Chatel ski-pass is valid in the Swiss resort of Torgon, the Corbeau sector of the Swiss resort of Morgins as well as the sectors of La Braitaz and la Chapelle d'Abondance. In all: 57 ski lifts and 72 ski runs totaling 130km for your utmost pleasure. In the sector of Super-Chatel / Barbossine which faces due South is the snow-park as well as area dedicated o beginners.