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The Les Contamines ski area offers snow-sure pistes from mid December to the end of April and has a ski school with English speaking instructors. Most of the skiing is above 1800m. The ski area has 120km of uncrowded pistes with 31 ski lifts, 44 pistes, including 3 nursery slopes in the village. For snow boarders there is a snow park. Les Contamines has very good off-piste for the more adventurous skier and eight mountain restaurants, it also has 29km of cross-country skiing. None of the 14 resorts of the Chamonix ski domaine are more than 45 minutes drive away including Les Grands Montets at Argentier. Local ski guides can take you on a decent of the world famous Vallee Blanche.

  The chalet is situated only 2 km from the main cable car and the local ski bus stops opposite the chalet. St. Gervais which links with Megeve is only 10 minutes drive away giving a further 300km of skiing.

 

 

 

 

Ski passes can be obtained for:Contamines-Montjoie/Hauteluce valid for local area only.

Evasion Mont-Blanc valid for Contamines/Hauteluce, Saint Nicolas,St. Gervais, Megeve, Combloux, Les Houches (TMB).

Mont Blanc valid at all Mont Blanc resorts.