Presentation of the Ski Area
For ski buffs, there is everything you want! Slopes, coombes, powder and North Face downhills… This is the place where freeriders come from all over the orld. All that under the benevolent gaze of the mythical Aiguille Verte! Access: from the village of Argentière (8km from the centre of Chamonix). The Les Chosalets “beginners and easy skiing” area is below this slope (check on opening dates).
Rates & Timetables
2 Cable Cars
2 Gondolas (in winter)
4 Chairlifts (in winter)
1252 m Departure
3300 m Top of the Area
600 000 passages a year
Chosalets Stop :
2 - 11 - 13
GPS65 Chemin de la Glacière
Events Winter 2015-16
Not to be missed
NEW - SKIMOVIE
PANOCAMMore info Fun Zone
Where to eat ?
PLAN JORAN RESTAURANT
Snack bar - pizza, self-service and gourmet restaurant. Big sunny terrace
It is advisable to book
✆+33(0)4 50 54 05 77
RIDER CAFÉ AND THE SPOT IN LOGNAN
Where the fi rst cable car section arrives. DJ and Live Music from February all season long.
LA BUVETTE IN LES GRANDS MONTETS
Savour a typical Savoyard cheese dish, facing the Aiguille Verte!
✆+33(0)6 34 20 15 12
BAR LA HERSE
Snow Drink & Music ! Located on the Lognan platform, the new outdoor bar is a space dedicated to more “hype” live music! Open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from mid-February to mid-May :
L’AIGUILLE DES GRANDS-MONTETS
Long ungroomed slopes for experienced skiers, at the foot of the seracs and the mythical north faces. More than 2,000 m altitude between the top of the Grands Montets and Argentière. Secure but ungroomed runs. Accessible with a MONT BLANC Unlimited pass.
An easy path on the edge of the forest for an outing towards Combe de la Pendant. At the bottom of the return Pendant chairlift: snack bar (1 hour round trip)
Departure from the top of the Croix de Lognan cable car (1,972 m) towards the Plan Joran restaurant for a gourmet break (10-minute walk)!
Departing from Argentière, this itinerary will lead you to the top of Pierre à Ric (restaurant in Plan Joran). Equip yourself with the necessary safety equipment (spade, AVD, probe, telephone). Starting point: the Grands-Montets car park (Argentière: 1,230m) Arrival: La Croix de Lognan (1,960m) Positive altitude difference: 730m / Estimated time: 2 to 3 hours