Ice skating – Les Arcs

Good choice for children

+33 6 89 30 48 59
Arc 2000, Les Arcs, France

The Ice rink is located in the upper section of Arc 2000 on top of some of the lower residences. Skates can be hired or you can bring your own. Around €6 per adult including skate hire. Open 6 - 8pm daily, depending on the weather.  

La Cavale

+33 4 79 07 72 13 / +33 6 09 12 15 94
Les Chalets Pointus Arc 1600, Les Arcs, France

For an active alternative in Les Arcs try skiing another way - ski-joering involves being pulled by horses on your skis.

Mountain Tracks

+44 20 8123 2978
250 York Road, London SW11 3SJ

Mountain Tracks are a team of mountain professionals specialising in small group guided mountain adventure. If you want to get off the beaten track they offer the best back-country programs, ski touring, avalanche awareness courses, snow-shoeing and ice climbing excursions.

Night Skiing

73700 Les Arcs, France

One lift in each sector - Arc 1800, Arc 1600 and Arc 2000/1950 - stays open late on Thursdays for free night skiing under floodlights. Great fun and something of a novelty! (Please note this activity is weather permitting). Free even if you don't have a lift pass. Open 5 - 7pm.

Rodeo Park (Sledge track)

Les Arcs, France

New in Les Arcs for the 2011/12 season. A 3km long specially designed sledge track. Hire your sledge and helmet at the top and laugh all the way down. Participants must be over 12 and over 125cms in height. Prices start from €7.50 per person for 1 descent, €20 for a group of 4 (including equipment). Located at the top of the Transarc Gondola and Arcabulle chair lift.

Speed riding

+33 6 19 51 39 34
73700 Les Arcs, France

Les Arcs is one of the first resorts to have placed a daring bet on speed riding, a bold combination of skiing and paragliding. Lately speed riding has attracting a broader audience and anyone can have a go at it, first on a training slope then come across the pros along Aiguille Rouge slopes. 2, 3 or 5 day training sessions, discovery sessions, heli-speed - any package available.   Prices from €120 per person for a discovery session.  

Water slide!

73700 Les Arcs, France

Claiming to be the ultimate in active 'free fun' in Les Arcs - you have to gather enough momentum and speed to glide, standing on your skis, over a 12m pool without going down under... not for the fainthearted - especially as there is sure to be an audience !

Whitetracks

+33 6 86 12 34 17 / +44 779 664 0841

Airport and resort transfers to ski resorts in France, Italy, Austria and Switzerland by helicopter (4x4 if bad weather). They also organize many activities from ice karting, driving a car on ice to hot air ballooning.