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A splitboard course might be the answer!

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 […]

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Snowboarding in Chatel, Portes-du-Soleil

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 […]

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Splitboard Courses In Chatel & The Portes Du Soleil

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, […]

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Chatel Piste Map

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Nestled at the top of the Val D’Abondance, the picturesque village ofChatel is conveniently situated only 75 minutes from Geneva airport and in the heart of the massive interlinked ski area of the Portes Du Soleil.

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