Les 2 Alpes opens Saturday with Enjoy the Glacier

Tue 18 October 16

It’s snowing in the Alps and Les 2 Alpes opens on Saturday for 10 days!

Les 2 Alpes opens Saturday with Enjoy the Glacier

Les 2 Alpes opens Saturday with Enjoy the Glacier © Les Deux Alpes

The resort then re-opens on the 3rd of December until the 29th of April.

The winter is packed with fun and exciting events!

Saturday 22nd October to Sunday 1st November 2016: glacier skiing

A unique experience in Les 2 Alpes from the 22nd of October until the 1st November 2016! Two events (Enjoy the Glacier, on the 22nd and 23rd October and High Test Decathlon, on the 29th and 30th October) celebrating the opening of the glacier with equipment tests, meeting professionals, contests all in a family atmosphere!

10 - 17 December 2016: 3rd Rise Festival

Run by British organisers (Ibiza Rocks, Wasteland Ski and Rough Hill), this music festival combines a week of skiing with electro, rock and pop concerts with DJs throughout the resort (Les 2 Alpes main square, sports complex, resort bars…). 5,000 people join in the fun every year!

Kano, Seth Troxler, Jackmaster, Richy Ahmed, Bondax & more confirmed for 2016.

21 - 28 December 2016: Magical Christmas

A week of magical Christmas festivities

Saturday 21st January 2017: 5th Les 2 Alpes Night snow trail

Take part in an unusual trail, running in the snow at night-time! Instead of going down the ski runs, you’ll be climbing up them in the moonlight… 350 people took part in 2016!

New! Sunday 22nd January 2017: Les 2 Alpes Mad Snow Trail is a new race open to all. Participants must walk and run in the snow, and get over obstacles.

New! Wednesday 22nd February 2017: Torchlit descent world record attempt

New! Saturday 18th March 2017: Vertical challenge (ski touring)

Challenge open to all ski tourers

17 - 21 April 2017: 12th Junior Foliz

A week of skiing in the morning and entertainment for families in the afternoon

April 2017: Micro kids (snowboarding)

The only snowboarding competition in France for kids

April 2017: Faster than You

1st Mountain Biking Event of the year

April 2017: Beef Roast Rail Jam

French-British Freestyle contest on Les 2 Alpes snowpark at 2,600m

April 2017: Closing Party

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Les Deux Alpes, France

Snowboard Guide rating 7 out of 10 “Decent all-year, all-style resort, with some great carving terrain and good off-piste, but the place can be hellishly busy at weekends and over holidays.”