Snowparks in Chamonix - Where to Ride during the Day

 
 
Last Updated: 
Tue, 29 Mar 2016

You are finally in Chamonix, you've found the gear and you bought your lift pass. Now you need to decide which area you're going to ride during the day. Read on about Chamonix Snowparks and choose!

Freestyle at Grands Montets Snow Park
Freestyle and Snow Park in Chamonix
Snowboarder and Freestyle in Chamonix
Chamonix Snowpark Grands Montets
Snowpark Le Tour photo source: @Toussaint Nans
Snowpark Le Tour photo source: @Toussaint Nans
Snowpark Le Tour photo source: @Toussaint Nans

Grands Montets Ski Resort - Summit Snowpark

In the Grands Montets Summit Snowpark you can find all kind of pistes, for all levels: green, blue, red and black. You can access a range of kickers, table-tops, a step-up, rails, rollers and banked turns. A video system is installed in the park so you have the opportunity to be filmed as you hit the various jumps and modules on your run down.

At the Grands Montets Snowpark there are 2 boarder cross:

  • 1 blue cross BMW filmer;
  • 1 red cross.

Access to the snowpark: Marmottons Chairlift or Bochard Gondola.

Bonus: A Freestyle Park in multi line "Bowl" type

Altitude: located at 2000m

Opening dates: depending on conditions from December to May

Brevent & Flegere Snowpark

Brévent and Flégère have endless natural hits that give a rider the feel of a park. These two ski areas are excellent for all levels of skiing. Here you can also enjoy a breathtaking view of the Alps. There is also a kicker with a Big Airbag to land on, just near the restaurant "Altitude 2000".

Snowpark in Le Tour - Balme

A new Snowpark at Le Tour in the Blame area, one of the largest in Europe. The snowpark has great snow conditions and pistes located between 1900m and 2100m, graded from blue to black with the most advanced FIS competition standard for all freestyle skiers and snowboarders.

Altitude: located at 2000m;

There is also a freestyle zone, 1000m long running off the right of the Teleski du Col and served by its own dedicated drag lift and 4 person chairlift.

A relaxing “Cool Zone” with sound-system and a small boarder cross area on the Brevent side, maintained mostly during peak holiday periods.

Le Tour Snowpark includes

  • a 8 jumps blue piste, 2 boxes - soft impact whoops and 4 turns step-up;
  • a 6 jumps red piste and 4 boxes;
  • a 4 jumps black piste and 2 pipe lines.

Bellevue Snowpark - Les Houches

Les Houches has a great snowpark: Bellevue Snowpark. There are two sites in the park: one is ideal for beginners and the other one is perfect for expert freestylers.