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Winter activities and winter sports in Alsace

If you love winter sports, Alsace is the place for you! With Alpine and Nordic skiing, sledding, dogsled outings, or snowshoeing, there are plenty of open-air sports which you can enjoy at your own pace during the winter!


Set off to discover the snowy peaks with your snowshoes on! Follow the marked-out trails at your own pace to actively discover the natural environment. Let these landscapes covered with virgin snow work their magic on you.

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Balade en raquettes en Alsace

Try something different: ski joëring

Try your hand at something new during your stay in Alsace! Ski joëring is a rarely seen activity and is a form of horse-drawn skiing. Wearing your skis, allow yourself to be pulled along by a horse for an unusual experience which will delight both young and old alike!

Ski joëring at Lac Blanc

Ski joëring at the Champ du Feu

Relax on a dog sledding trip

Come along and discover the exciting world of the mushers in Alsace! Comfortably seated in your sled, speed along the snowy trails in this enchanting landscape. Add a touch of magic to your journey by being pulled along by reindeer instead!

Try your hand at dog sledding

Balade en traîneau dans les Vosges

Sledding is great fun

Bringing back fond memories of your childhood or your first attempt at the sport, sledding is always a source of fun and laughter. For your pleasure, Alsace has many sledding slopes, some of which are several kilometres long and are open to young and old alike.

Have a great time while Nordic skiing

Nordic skiing enthusiasts can set off to discover Alsace's landscapes and huge white expanses. Our marked-out and groomed trails enable you to enjoy classic and skating while practising your favourite snow sports at your own pace.

Discover the Nordic skiing slopes

Ski nordique dans le massif des Vosges

Hurtle down the slopes while Alpine skiing or snowboarding

You're all set to hurtle down the slopes at full-speed in our Alsatian ski resorts. Whether among friends or as a family, there's something for everyone, whether you're a beginner or an experienced skier! An irreplaceable moment of fun and laughter for the whole family.

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Try snowkiting

Do you love freedom and wide open spaces? Snowkiting is for you! Wearing your skis or on your snowboard, let yourself be pulled along by a kite, sliding effortlessly over the soft snow while using the terrain to best effect. Travelling uphill, sideways and downhill are simply child's play.

Try snowkiting

Skiing under the stars

Experience new sensations when skiing at night in our resorts. As night falls, the slopes are lit up, enabling you to experience a unique atmosphere skiing downhill. An experience which will doubtless liven up your winter evenings!Ski nocturne au Lac Blanc


For freestyle skiers, riding is a real pleasure in Alsace! Special freestyle areas are set aside for you in the ski resorts. At Lac Blanc, the tables, boardercross and slopestyle areas and freestyle airbag will enable you to pull off spectacular jumps and manoeuvres in total safety!

Discover the freestyle area at Lac Blanc