Châtel

Between Lake Geneva and Mont-Blanc, the Portes du Soleil is one of the biggest ski areas in the world.

The cross-border ski area of the Portes du Soleil has an international vocation, offering you the very best skiing in twelve resorts, 197 high-tech ski lifts and 300 pistes: ski your heart out! Snow and sun are there in force, and they don’t stick to the border. With the Portes du Soleil «handsfree » ski pass you are totally free to ski, at Châtel, Avoriaz, Morzine, Les Gets, Saint Jean d’Aulps, Montriond, Abondance and La Chapelle d’Abondance on the French side, and at Morgins, Torgon, Champoussin, Les Crosets and Champéry on the Swiss side.

From Châtel there are direct links to the resorts of Avoriaz, Torgon and Morgins,giving you access to the huge Portes du Soleil ski area.


The Espace Liberté ski area offers a wide range of superb holidays and magnificent opportunities for skiing, both for those who come for the life and scenery on the mountain and those looking for that ultimate experience on the slopes!

It extends across Châtel, La Chapelle d'Abondance, the Swiss resort of Torgon and the Corbeau sector of the Swiss resort of Morgins.
It offers:  73 ski slopes and 61 ski lifts.

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Photos and videos of Châtel resort
The Châtel's TV Channel, available on Youtube and on french DTT
Châtel's mountain bikepark