Winter

This is when Valmeinier comes alive, skiing, boarding, snow shoes, Nordic walking, paragliding, microlight, dog sleigh, and more. With over 70% of the 150 km of runs above 2000 metre and the resorts’ investment in 400+ snow machines to give nature a helping hand when needed, snow conditions are usually good. …

Apartment in Winter

Our Valmeinier ski apartment is located opposite the main ticket office at Valmeinier 1800, above the Spar supermarket. The entrance door to the ski locker area is on the left of the main entrance. This ski locker door should be locked at all times. Inside you will find an individual …

Summer on the slopes

There is a lot to do in the Alps in the summer where the weather is usually comfortably warm. The French do mountain boarding – like a normal skateboard but with a string attached to a brake.  Some years ago we booked our eldest son into mountain boarding lessons which …

Other Activities

The village is very family friendly. The main centre is traffic free and there are usually activities for children most evenings in the centre of the village or in front of the main chair lift.  The village also hosts various festivals. This year we were there during 2018 when the …