With little snow in the Northern Alps currently a splitboard course might be the answer to those of you looking to get out further afield and ski or snowboard in the fluffy stuff. However, whilst it is still far too early for concern re snow conditions (and there is plenty forecast to come) the prospect […]
On any decent powder day riders from surrounding resorts on their snowboarding holidays are often to be found in Châtel in the Portes du Soleil. They come for its off-piste playgrounds including the Hidden and Happy Valleys where cliffs, windlips, cornices, powder fields and natural hits a plenty can be found. Smooth Park in the Super Châtel […]
The skiing in Chatel is incredible. You can access 650km of piste, 220 lifts and an endless number of fabulous slope-side restaurants and bars. We invite all our guests to come out on the slopes with us where we can point you in the direction of pistes for all standards. Super Chatel, just 300m from your chalet, […]
Recent films about splitboarding including Jeremy Jones’ ‘Deeper’ & forthcoming release ‘Further’ has kindled a growing interest in the sport and in the rewards it offers those who aren’t afraid to get out and explore what lies beyond the piste. Splitboarding is akin to ski touring whereby the board breaks down into two ‘skis’ which, […]
Our sister company The Rider Social has been running splitboarding holidays and courses for the last few years here in Chatel. They provide accommodation, fully qualified guides and all the equipment you’ll need to explore the Portes Du Soleil backcountry in pursuit of the best powder in the area! Judging by a recent guests comments […]
Recent films about splitboarding including Jeremy Jones’ ‘Deeper’ & his forthcoming release ‘Further’ has kindled a growing interest in the sport and in the rewards it offers those who aren’t afraid to get out and explore what lies beyond the piste.