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Tourchet beginner area

  •  - © Monica Dalmasso
  • Torchlight descent - © Salomé Abrial - Ot Chamonix
  • Tourchet - © OT Les Houches

For beginners, enjoy the Tourchet ski area in the centre of the village, ideal for learning how to ski.

DescriptionFind there a groomed sledging area just above the ice rink, under one’s own responsibility or in the case of children, under their parent’s supervision.

Don’t miss the torchlight descents by ESF ski instructors during Winter French holidays: every Thursday from 5.30pm followed by hot drink and snacks.

And every Thursday between 8pm and 10pm, free night skiing with hot wine, hot chocolate and lot of fun...

Free entry for children < 4 years.

1/2 day: from 6 to 12 € (Small and big Tourchet - 1/2 day: 12 €
Small Tourchet - 1/2 day: 6 €)
All journey : Small and big Tourchet : 17€


1/2 day : 6 € | Full day : 8 €

Area available for the purchase of a Mont Blanc Unlimited Pass or Les Houches Pass for 2 days or more.
However, the Chamonix Le Pass packages, 4h (Les Houches) and day (Les Houches and MBU) are not valid and require the purchase of a package instead.
Opening times
From 12/01 to 17/03/2019 between 9 am and 4.30 pm.

Subject to snow conditions.
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Patinoire des Houches
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Parking du Tourchet
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Parking Olca
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