Winter activities in Nendaz

Snow gardens
Enjoy the snow garden located on Lake Tracouet which is frozen in winter. This garden has the advantage of offering a large playground for inexperienced children, so that they can, with the help of their parents or with the instructors, live their first experiences in the snow. Many facilities are available free of charge by the municipality, such as a treadmill, a beginner's ski lift, a snowtubing area, a baby-lift and a buoy carousel.
In addition, children can do their snowmobile baptisms! Non-polluting and silent electric snowmobiles built specifically for children between 5 and 12 years old are available on the lake, in a closed and secure circuit.

A similar garden is also available in Siviez. This snow garden is just behind the Rosablanche residences, next to the restaurants and bars at the bottom of the Tortin slope. It has a Baby-lift, a treadmill and a buoy carousel. It also benefits from a small slalom for children, which allows them to experience their first curves safely.

Ski schools
Adults or children, in groups or in private, learn to ski with Nendaz ski schools. Indeed, no less than 6 different ski schools offer their services. Make your first experiences or improve your performance on the slopes thanks to structured courses given by motivated professionals. Regarding the rental of equipment for your ski days, a wide choice is offered to you. No less than 8 stores offer services, whether for renting your skis, for the maintenance of their value or to gather your skis at the end of the day and store them until your next day on the slopes.

Ski area
Spend unforgettable days skiing and snowboarding in Switzerland's largest ski area and number 3 in Europe, the "4 Vallées". Indeed, proposing more than 400 kilometers of slopes spread between 1350 meters and 3330 meters (Mont-Fort), the ski area is significant. It guarantees exceptional conditions on the slopes from December to April.

Freeride skiing
If you are attracted to powder, Nendaz is an ideal destination. Indeed, the resort has relied heavily on exceptional and unique ski conditions keeping the risk very low thanks to its 7 freetracks. These 7 freetracks are slopes served by lifts and remain secure, being reserved for very good skiers, they are usually much less populated than the "traditional" slopes.

Nordic skiing
Discover the new itineraries of the Nendaz resort dedicated to ski touring. The Nendaz Touring Tracks offers no less than 4 ski touring routes for a total of 15 kilometers. These courses are marked out and divided into two levels of difficulty, blue or red. One is in Tracouet and the other 3 are located in Siviez.

Discover the night hike in Nendaz! Every Wednesday, the slopes are open in the evening including the Tracouet restaurant until 22h.

Cross-country skiing
In the idyllic place of Pracondu in Haute-Nendaz, you will find two cross-country ski trails, using logging roads. One of 3 kilometers for beginners (Prachavio) and a second of 6 kilometers and average level (Pra da Dzeu), aimed at the most experimented in cross-country skiing.

Winter hikes
For nature lovers and those looking for moments of calm and serenity in the unique fresh mountain air, you have a choice of more than 100 kilometers of winter walking trails in Nendaz. Here is a good compromise between winter sports sometimes too restrictive and sofa days, winter hikes bring you both the feeling of having moved and unforgettable memories of spectacular views.

The Nendaz municipality offers no less than 7 snowshoe trails from 1 hour to 1:30 hours walk through fields and forests. Discover this wonderful mountain sport in the "4 Vallées" ski area.

A luge slope was set up in the center of the Nendaz resort, on the plain of "les Ecluses" at Haute-Nendaz. A treadmill has been installed and so you just have to take your sled and enjoy this little slope completely free. It is also possible to introduce the children on this slope of a size of 50 meters.

A real luge slope of more than 3 kilometers is at Siviez, next to the Tortin slope. Located away from the ski area while being served by the chairlift Tortin, the slope offers a delirious slide suitable for both children and adults. Guaranteed family fun! You can rent super bobs or luges at the departure of the slope.

Indulge yourself on the large ice rink located at the sports center in Haute-Nendaz. Simply rent skates and helmets on site. Ice-disco nights are also organized regularly according to Nendaz Tourisme's weekly program.

Let's fly
Take off with Element'air Parapente in Haute-Nendaz! Get an extraordinary experience in Swiss Alps with a tandem paragliding flight with paragliding professionals. This unforgettable experience is feasible summer and winter in Nendaz or Veysonnaz. These flights do not require any experience in paragliding. Indeed, Element'air proposes 3 types of flights in the mountains and without age limit. This formula is a great way to make your first flight safely with simply spectacular views of the Valais summits. It is mandatory to book your flight so do not be surprised, it is also possible that the flight is delayed due to adverse weather conditions. In addition, for a value of only 30.-, the pilot will immortalize your flight with exceptional photos and videos of your experience in the air.

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