Morgins Champoussin ski holidays
Established in 1876 the Swiss ski resort Morgins Champoussin lies at 1350 metres altitude in the Valais region of the Swiss Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2000m the area is not snow sure. Over 15 snow cannons ensure artificial snow making covers 7km of trails, which equates to around 10 of the slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Morgins Champoussin is Geneva / Geneve at a distance of 128km or approximately 90 minutes driving time. Their season runs from December to April.
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Skiing in Morgins Champoussin
25 pistes and trails means approximately 70km of runs. 16 Morgins Champoussin lifts have capacity to transport 17790 per hour. The longest run in the Swiss ski resort is over 6km.
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Rating for skiing gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Snowboarding in Morgins Champoussin
Of the 16 ski lifts, 14 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives an indication of how modern the lift system is and how good Morgins Champoussin is for snowboarding - especially for beginners learning to board. Facilities include 1 terrain parks and 1 half pipe (longest half pipe length is 100 metres), 1 quarter pipe and 0 boardercross courses.
Rating for snowboarding gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Morgins Champoussin Apres Ski
Off-Slope activities include:
6 apres ski bars 16 restaurants 0 bowling 1 night club 0 cinema 1 billiards / pool 0 games room 0 concert 0 indoor swimming 1 outdoor heated pools 0 saunas 0 hot tubs 0 solariums 2 masseurs 0 indoor ice skating 1 outdoor ice skating 1 indoor sports centre 1 indoor tennis 0 squash racquetball 1 sleigh rides 0 ballooning 1 horse riding 12 prepare winter walks 0 climbing 0 golf 0 fishing 0 museum 0 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Archery, Cyber Cafe, Devalkart, Hunting Trail, Mountain Biking.
Rating for apres ski gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
"Morgins Champoussin" by any other name
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The direction which the various Morgins Champoussin slopes face can make or break your ski holiday. To guarantee good snow conditions, choose a resort with piste which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February pick a resort with sunny south facing slopes, so your days on the snow doesn't feel like a polar expedition. Conversely, in the warmest spring skiing months of March and especially April, a resort with cool and shady north facing trails will ensure you're not riding on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best destinations have areas which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating conditions whatever the weather. Morgins Champoussin has slopes facing N S W E.
Rating for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
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