Portes du Soleil Piste Map (click to enlarge)
Morzine / Les Gets Piste Map (click to enlarge)
Altitude – 920m – 2466m
Total Ski Area – 650km (283 pistes)
Green Runs – 33. Blue Runs – 119. Red Runs – 109. Black Runs – 27
Morzine / Les Gets and the Portes du Soleil ski area is superb for Beginners – there are a vast range of wide village nursery slopes in both Morzine and Avoriaz. There are excellent progression runs on Le Pleney, at Nyon, and at the top of the Super-Morzine cable car.
Portes du Soleil Ski Guide – Morzine
There is a wide variety of ski runs for Intermediates leading back into Morzine resort. Le Pléney (on the north side of Morzine town) has a compact network of pistes that are ideal for groups with mixed abilities: there are blue and red options from every lift. The 119 blue runs and 109 red runs ensure that there are a huge amount of options for intermediate groups.
Portes du Soleil Ski Guide – Les Gets
For Experts there are plenty of exciting possibilities – the runs down from Pointe de Nyon and Chamossière are quite challenging, as are the black runs down the back of Mont Chéry and the excellent Hauts Forts blacks at Avoriaz. The scope of off-piste is enormous throughout the vast Portes du Soleil mountain range.