1100 m-2220 m
Resort of the valais Alps, the resort of Marécottes is located in the valley of Trient, between Chamonix, Verbier And the gates of the sun, above the city of Martigny. The altitude at the bottom of the station is 1 100 meters and 2 200 metres above it. It offers an exceptional panorama on the Mont-Blanc and the Swiss Alps. It is an ideal place for families thanks to its calm and its convisialité as well as for fans of off-piste, who can benefit from the accompaniment of the guides present on the spot. She has also been a long-time seducer of photographers, professional riders and mountain guides. Enjoying a 100% natural snowfall thanks to its high altitude, it offers 25 km of slopes, of which more than half are classified blue; 25% of them are red, and the remaining 20% are classified black. It has a gondola, a chairlift, a lift and a transport mat for children.
Non-skiers will also be able to spend a very pleasant stay thanks to various activities. The Domaine des Marécottes offers a 7-kilometre toboggan run, a natural skating rink and snowshoe routes. Many winter hiking trails connect the resort to nearby villages and allow you to browse the gorges of sort, black head and Triège. An alpine zoo of 35 000 m2, located at 1100 meters above sea level, completes this leisure offer, and allows to observe the alpine fauna in its natural environment: wolves, foxes, bears, lynx, wild boar, chamois, deer, marmots but also birds, including several species Rare.
Two restaurants are present on the slopes : the Refreshment Hut and the restaurant The Creusaz. The restaurant allows you to discover local products and the local cuisine on a terrace with a view on the mountains : fondue, raclette, rostis in the Alps, meat on a slate.