Abondance valley Nordic

Cross-country skiing
  • Skating - Domaine nordique de la vallée d'Abondance
  • Plan du domaine nordique - La Panthiaz, foyer nordique
  • Ski de fond à La Chapelle d'Abondance - départ du hameau de La Panthiaz
Skating - Domaine nordique de la vallée d'AbondancePlan du domaine nordique - La Panthiaz, foyer nordiqueSki de fond à La Chapelle d'Abondance - départ du hameau de La Panthiaz


The Nordic/cross-country ski area mainly located in La Chapelle d'Abondance village extends on Châtel and Abondance villages. With gradients between 900m and 1200m, it offers plenty of choices for cross country skiing, snowshoeing, .
The nordic area of ​​Abondance valley is composed of 25 km of ski runs. The trails are maintained and groomed daily, access is subject to a fee (package).

The Nordic routes (16 km) to explore on foot, snowshoes or cross-country, used to connect the heart of the skiing area to the villages of Abondance and Chatel.
Their access is free.

The heart of the cross-country ski range is located at La Chapelle d'Abondance
The nordic home is in the parking lot of the Panthiaz in La Chapelle d'Abondance. You can buy there passes (no ski rental).

The central position of this gateway to the heart of the area makes it a strategic starting point. It provides easy access to all the different areas of cross-country ski area: sports sector (red and black run), starting sector (initiation zone, green and blue runs) and games sectors with the biathlon stadium and the toboggan run.

Thanks to the proximity of the alpine ski area of ​​Braitaz which links to the Portes du Soleil, the starting point will be privileged by :
- groups wishing to ski downhill and cross country skiing,
- people who come by car (car park dedicated to skiers and walkers)
- people using public transport (Columbus and communal shuttle: stop "Telecabine").

Other possible starting points:
- Abondance: the village center
- La Chapelle d'Abondance: bridge "Ariot" (package on sale at the "Cret Beni" ski lifts)
- Châtel: departure on black run "Corne Noire"

From 22 December to 31 March (every year)

Every day

09:00 to 16:30

General information
  • Documentation language(s) :
    • English
    • French
  • Ski area type :
    • Ski area
Technical characteristics of the field
  • Further information :
    • 8 tracks
    • 41 kms of tracks
    • 2 green tracks
    • 3 blue tracks
    • 2 red tracks
    • 1 black tracks
    • 2.8 kms of green tracks
    • 9.6 kms of blue tracks
    • 11.4 kms of red tracks
    • 1.9 kms of black tracks
    • 25.7 kms of skating tracks


FaresRates periodMinMax
22/12/2018 - 31/03/2019
Adult weekA l'année37
Adult 1/2 dayA l'année6.6de 9h à 13h ou de 13h à 16h30
Adult dayA l'année8.8
Adult season resortA l'année65
Adult season departmentA l'année98
Adult season nationalA l'année180
Child 1/2 dayA l'année4de 9h à 13h ou de 13h à 16h30
Child season nationalA l'année60
Child dayA l'année4.6
Child weekA l'année20
Child season resortA l'année31
Child season departmentA l'année41
  • Payment methods :
    • Bank/credit card
    • Cheque
    • Chèques Vacances
    • Cash
Contact us
Abondance valley Nordic
La Chapelle-d'Abondance
mail / message
Phone : +33 4 50 73 50 16
Fields with an asterisk * must not be left blank
My request
Your Contact Details
In accordance with Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 of the National Committee for Information Technology and Civil Liberties (CNIL) with regard to computing, files and liberties (article 36), the interested party is entitled to ask for his/her personal information to be rectified, completed, clarified, updated or deleted if it is inaccurate, incomplete, ambiguous, elapsed or in respect of which it is forbidden to use, disseminate or store said information. Should you wish to exercise this right, please specify the fact in the form above.
  • Spoken language(s) :
    • English
    • French