Make the most of Méribel in winter: mountain adventures don't stop with skiing and there's plenty to discover in Méribel if you have exhausted the ski slopes.
When the snow conditions are great, it’s not just on-piste skiing that you can do in Méribel. All manner of fantastic winter sports are on offer to take advantage of the conditions and stunning views that a snow-bound Méribel valley offer. Below are a few of our favourites, and a full list of winter sports companies can be found via the links below.
Best for ice climbing Scale frozen waterfalls and other ice features with the expert guidance of the local outdoor activities experts Guides de Méribel. Ice climbing near Méribel is a genuinely unique, rewarding and challenging experience with incredible views.
Best for bobsleigh The winter Olympics of 1992 were held in the Méribel area and they have left an enduring legacy for wintersports. Shoot down this Olympic bobsleigh track at speeds that will exceed 100 km an hour, with a professional bobsleigh pilot in control at all times. An adrenalin rush like no other!
Best for ski-touring Les Guides de Méribel offer tours of varying lengths and difficulties. If you really want an authentic “living in the mountains” experience then skiing across the stunning Méribel valley to an authentic mountain hut high above the village is the winter activity for you.
Best for snowmobile excursions Ramp the speed and excitement up a notch or two by taking to the hills on a Snowmobile and you will see more in a shorter time than would ever be possible on foot. With packages for children, beginners and the more experienced, you’re sure to find something that suits you at Snow Biker.
Best for heli-sking Descend some of the Alps finest mountains from the very top after a breath-taking helicopter ride. From Méribel, you will be taken to the Italian side of the Alps, as heli-skiing drops are not allowed in France. From there, descend on untouched snow with eagle eye views across the entire Alpine range. An unforgettable experience for everyone.
Find out more about winter in Méribel
For the best expert advice on the widest range of winter sports in Méribel, we advise you to get in touch with the experienced local experts at Les Guides de Méribel.
If you are looking for more inspiration for your winter holiday in Méribel, have a look at the links below for some ideas