Morillon - Grand Massif
Morillon - Grand Massif: an authentic village
In the heart of the Giffre valley, discover a village with mountain charm that reflects its pastoral tradition. Proud of its generous environment and its omnipresent nature, Morillon is an ideal village resort for family holidays. As soon as you arrive, you are immersed in a friendly atmosphere and a wild and preserved environment. From 1100 to 2100 meters of altitude, Morillon makes you discover its Haute-Savoyard terroir.
Built in harmony with the nature that surrounds it, this resort will please lovers of wide open spaces and wooded paths. The Morillon 1100 ski resort allows you to escape through its traditional charm and discover its family atmosphere in the mountains. Wooden chalets, historic buildings, the village has kept all its authenticity. The resort is a land of champions since it is on its ski slopes that the Olympic downhill champion Antoine Dénériaz trained. This ski-in ski-out resort has everything to please!
The ski resort was created in 1950 with the construction of the very first sleigh lift, then in 1958, the first chairlift allows you to quickly reach the snowy summits. Today, the Morillon resort is part of the Grand Massif, linked to neighbouring ski resorts. In 2017 and 2018, Morillon was elected "2nd best ski resort in the Alps"!
SKI HOLIDAYS IN MORILLON
Wake up in the mountains by spending your winter holidays in Morillon! The Grand Massif is a huge ski area linking Flaine, Les Carroz (take advantage of our offers on Les Carroz ski hire), Morillon, Samoëns and Sixt Fer à Cheval. In the French Alps, this great playground allows skiers of all levels to hurtle down a wide variety of ski slopes and discover many other winter activities. Offering a breathtaking view of Mont-Blanc, Grand Massif seduces every skier profile. Le Grand Massif ski area is made up of 139 slopes and has more than 60 modern and high-performance lifts. Thanks to its geographical position, the area enjoys excellent sunshine and high quality snow. Created in the winter of 1982, this domain has become a destination renowned for its 40,000 hectares and its incredible environment. It has 6 freeride zones so that snowsports enthusiasts can create their own tracks on virgin slopes.
The Morillon ski area allows you to ski from the Tête des Saix to the village. It perfectly combines relaxation, a family atmosphere and sporty skiing.
ACTIVITIES IN MORILLON
The resort of Morillon is very popular with families as it offers many activities for young and old alike. This traditional village harmoniously blends nature preservation and sensational activities. For example, you can enjoy beautiful snowshoe walks and go out to observe the mouflons in their natural environment. Accompanied by a guide, you will move through snowy forests and valleys to get closer to the breathtaking surroundings and panorama. For the more adventurous, you can try your hand at ice climbing and climb the icy rocks with the help of ice-axes. Finally, the resort of Morillon offers you dog-sleigh rides for a total immersion in the Great North! You can also spend a night in an igloo and enjoy a delicious meal around a campfire.
SKI RENTAL IN MORILLON
Thanks to online booking of your ski equipment, you can go on holiday with peace of mind! With Ski Republic the ski hire specialist, not only do you benefit from the best prices on equipment, but you also save precious time! On our website, all you have to do is enter your dates of stay and then select the resort. Different ranges of skis are proposed to you, according to your level and your practice. The Initiation range, for example, is aimed at beginners, while the Expert range perfectly meets the expectations of the most experienced skiers. By reserving your equipment online now, you will benefit from exceptional offers, such as the 6+1 offer where the 7th day of hire is free!
SKI RENTAL SHOP REPUBLIC IN MORILLON
Our Morillon ski rental shop welcomes you all winter long in a warm and friendly atmosphere. At Sport Precision, we guarantee you quality equipment to hurtle down the slopes of the Grand Massif. Located at the entrance of the resort, we offer you the best value for money for your ski hire. You will benefit from personalised advice throughout your stay to make the most of the ski slopes. What's more, throughout the winter, our Morillon ski shop takes care of equipment maintenance to ensure you have skis that are sharp, waxed and ready to glide! We have a large hire area as well as a sales area where you will find the most popular brands specialising in outdoor equipment. Textiles, ski accessories, ski helmets, ski gloves, goggles, backpacks...
COME AND SKI IN MORILLON
To reach the resort of Morillon-Grand Massif by car, you can follow the Autoroute Blanche (A 40) to Cluses and then direction Morillon. The railway station of Cluses is regularly served and offers a shuttle service to reach the ski resorts of Haute-Savoie. Finally, from Geneva, Chambery, Grenoble and Lyon-Saint-Exupéry airports, shuttles provide transfers to the Giffre valley.