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Situated in the middle of the Portes du Soleil ski area, snowboarding in Morzine offers something for all levels of rider. From the dedicated beginners area and cruisy tree lined blues on the face of Pleney, to the more technical and off piste gems that are Mont Chery and Chamossière.
With easily accessible freestyle terrain parks in Nyon, Mont Chery and Avoriaz, first time freestylers to seasoned pros can find fun features to strut their stuff.
Considered by many to be the Mecca of European snowboarding, Avoriaz has amazing and varied terrain to suit all levels! Superb tree runs, awesome cliff drops, technical chutes, wide open powder fields and big cruisey blues to really lay out those carves. Freestyle terrain parks are in abundance in Avoriaz, with the Chapelle park catering for beginners to high intermediates and the pro park on Arare catering for those who love their air time.
You'll also find the Burton Stash sustainable park, an air bag to practice those moves and a half pipe all located in the area. With easy access to Chatel and Switzerland, Avoriaz is a great place to start your exploration of the Portes Du Soleil with one of our team.
Snowboarding in Les Gets is one of those undiscovered gems and features some of the best terrain for freestyle and freeride snowboarding in the Portes du Soleil. Mont Chery offers an amazing freestyle terrain park catering for beginner and advanced riders alike, while the back side of the peak is a freeriders dream. The main bowl in Les Gets allows for easy access to lots of varied terrain including off piste tree run, technical black runs and wide on cruisers to develop those skills.
The Portes du Soleil ski area in the French Alps has been one of the biggest players in world snow sports for the last 40 years. With 12 linked resorts either side of the French-Swiss border and just an hour from Geneva, this is one of the largest and most easily accessible snowboard areas in the world. The Onyx Snowboard School base in the Portes du Soleil was established in 2011 and is one of the few British snowboard specific schools in the area, offering ways to enjoy snowboarding even more for all levels of rider.
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