Morzine Ice Rink

Open Air Ice Rink – Non Skiing Activities in Morzine

There could be nothing more quintessential on your Morzine ski holiday than Ice Skating around the town square in the midst of a snowy ski resort.  Every year when Winter settles in, Morzine opens up its Outdoor Ice Rink situated right in front of the Office de Tourisme. Open to the public, the 30m by...

Things to do in Morzine if you don’t ski or snowboard

Non-skiing activities are now an important part of ski resort offerings and there’s now so much choice for anyone who doesn’t wish to take to the slopes during the winter. Morzine, located in the heart of the Portes du Soleil ski region in the French Alps, has an abundance of choices of non-skiing activities –...

Morzine Weekly Market

One of the many joys of a self catering holiday is searching out and enjoying the local food.  Exploring the supermarket is great but nothing beats a local market to really experience the culture and taste local produce. Any self respecting french village has a market and Morzine is no exception.  It runs every Wednesday from 08.30 to 12.30...

Easter Skiing and French Courses

Are you looking for ideas of what to do during the Easter holidays?  Spring skiing is fantastic with warm, long  and sunny days, quiet pistes and low price lift tickets.  It is a great time to bring the kids skiing Maybe you would also like to improve your children’s French before their end of year...

Alpage La Fruitiere Morzine

If the weather isn’t so good or you just don’t ski, one excellent activity you can try off the mountain is available at the Alpage La Fruitiere, Morzine. Opened in 1983 on the Route De La Plagne right in the centre of Morzine, L’Alpage was opened in 1983 by Nicolas Baud. On Wednesdays and Thursdays...

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Aquariaz Indoor Water Park

On down days it can be a challenge to find things to do in a town that is geared toward skiing. One possible option is to head up to Avoriaz (Via the Prodains cable car, accessed via the A bus) and visit Aquariaz. Aquariaz is the highest water park in the whole of Europe and...

Ice Hockey In Morzine

Although Morzine is primarily known as a ski destination there is still plenty on offer off the slopes. Formerly known as the Hockey Club Morzine Avoriaz Les Gets, or The Penguins, the club has now joined forces with the Chamonix club to form the Chamonix-Morzine Pionniers. The two clubs joined together to form the new...

Morzine Dining Experiences

One of the best things about going self catered in Morzine is being able to please yourself in the evening.  If you have enough energy left after a hard days skiing why not try one of these more adventurous dinner options. Morzine Dining Experiences The Crapahute – run by a local personality, Mark Dalton, the...

Morzine Skiing, Mont Chery

Morzine Skiing – Getting away from the February crowds

The Portes Du Soleil is such a big ski area that most weeks its easy to find quieter pistes and lifts.  But in February, Morzine skiing can feel busy pretty much every where you go.  But there are a couple of places the locals head to when the going gets tough…. Mont Chery is a...