Characteristics

Châtel ski resort consists of two main sectors:

 

Barbossine / Super-Châtel and Linga / Pré-la-Joux included the private lifts of the village (Loy and Linga districts).
The Châtel ski domain has 46 ski slopes : 6 black, 14 red, 17 blue and 19 green with a total length of 83 km.

The inclusive Châtel ski pass is also valid throughout the Swiss resort of Torgon, in the Corbeau sector of the Swiss resort of Morgins and the La Braitaz sector at La Chapelle d’Abondance (including the Panthiaz gondola lift). So with a Châtel ski pass you can use 56 ski lifts and 69 pistes totalling some 130 km (80 miles) of superb, thrilling ski slopes!

 

Portes du Soleil

Châtel

Ski area

km of pistes : 650 km
 
Min. alt 950 m
 
 
km of pistes: 
90 km
 
  Min. alt 1100 m 
 
 
Max. alt 2400 m
 
Max. vert drop 1100 m   
total
Max. alt  2200 m
  Max. vert drop 1000 m 
total

Pistes

 

 
285

 
46
27
103
122
33
6
14
17
9

Ski lifts

197

 
43

 
4
10
79
101
4
2
13
24
4

Facilities

10
2
4
835
91
174
1
1
241
16
40
cable car
chairlift
rope tow
snowpark
boarder cross
piste grooming machines
gondola lift
ski tow
ski patrol
half-pipe
snow gun
   

Links

Châtel is directly linked to the Portes du Soleil ski domain via, Avoriaz , Torgon and Morgins.

Torgon

From Super-Châtel, one can take the Tour du Don ski lift directly to Torgon, the Swiss resort.

Morgins

From Super-Châtel, the Chalet Neuf ski lift provides a link to Morgins via the pistes.

La Chapelle d’Abondance

From the Barbossine sector, take the Col de Croix red piste to Torgon, the Swiss resort, then the Djeu des Têtes ski lift, followed by the Conches 2000 ski lift. Several alternatives are then available to the Panthiaz gondola which gives access to La Chapelle d’Abondance.
A regular shuttle provides a link to the Crêt Béni sector of La Chapelle, and will also take you back to Châtel.

Avoriaz

Avoriaz can be reached directly via the ski slopes.
From Pré-la-Joux take the Pierre-Longue and then Rochassons chair lifts. When you reach the crest take the red Chaux-Fleuri piste or the blue Grand Plan piste to Avoriaz.

Châtel ‘s free ski buses

Free ski buses reach the differents ski areas ( Barbossine / Super-Châtel and Linga / Pré-la-Joux from the center of the village. They are operating non stop and every day from 8h30 to the ski resort closing time.
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Photos and videos of Châtel resort
The Châtel's TV Channel, available on Youtube and on french DTT
Châtel's mountain bikepark