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Les Houches

Situated at the heart of Mont-Blanc’s uplands, this familial ski resort with hamlets chain respects the traditional picture of a mountain stay.

Houches’ ski resort is situated in Haute-Savoie, in Charmonix’s valley, at 6 km from worldwide skiing and mountaineering capital. Les Houches are part of the grouping of 15 municipalities : Espace Mont-Blanc. You will be able to go all over legendary “Verte des Houches” which is World Cup’s downhill slope or peacefully go down on traced ski trails in forest, in an exceptionnal panorama in Aiguilles de Chamonix.

Les Houches’ municipality spreads over 8 km between Servoz and Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, on both sides of Arve’s valley on 2 slopes of mountain ranges : Mont-Blanc in the east and Aiguilles Rouge in the west.

Spreading over 5000 hectares, Houches’ village is made up of many hamlets which contributes to keep its village soul of Chamonix’s valley.

Every hamlet has a true interest : cultural, sportive or touristic … Les Houches’ skiing area spreads over 950 and 1900 m of altitude in an exceptionnal panorama on Mont-Blanc’s uplands : 55 km of traced ski trails in forest allow to discover all pleasures of board sports : for beginners with an equipped area in the summit of Prarion’s cable car, for freestyle lovers with a snowpark situated near Schuss des Dames’ ski lift.