With such a vast quantity of pistes within easy access, you’d be forgiven for thinking that skiing was the be all and end all of winter activities in Megève. But the snow-clad panoramas lend themselves to many mountain activities that combine adrenaline and a sense of adventure in equal measure.
Our guide to the best winter sports in Megève will help you make the very most of your holiday in the resort.
Ice climbing - Guides de Megève
Experience the unique thrill of climbing up frozen waterfalls and sheer walls of ice using the latest equipment. Open to all from age 12 and older, in either half or full day excursions, you will be accompanied by an experienced guide to ensure you cram as much climbing in for memories that will last a lifetime.
Husky sleigh tours - Mont du Villard Nord
To experience snow travel like it used to be, Mont du Villard Nord will help you look like a pro as a pack of 6-8 of man’s best friend guide you through the magical landscape. Excursions by moonlight and overnight trips are also available for the ultimate in unforgettable holiday experiences.
Snowshoe hikes - Guides de Megève
To take things at a gentler pace and really see the trees, flowers and wild animals that make up the beautiful Mont Blanc massif landscape, an excursion using snowshoes is the perfect choice. With a special family friendly excursion, as well as more strenuous half and full day options, let the local experts at Guides de Mégeve show you the very best of their local area.
Forest adventures - Cote 2000 Aventure
Making use of the natural forests that the Megève area has in abundance, Cote 2000 Aventure has created an extraordinary adventure park in the treetops. Via a network of nets, jumps and balancing acts you can climb, leap and crawl across treetops. With various routes – including a kids course for ages 5 and up – you can have a great day with friends and family in complete security.