A land of nature and heritage, the Jura Mountains are located in the heart of a massif offering remarkable 360° panoramas. With a view of Lake Geneva and 300 km of the Alps, dominated by the majestic Mont Blanc.
The charming villages of Lélex, Mijoux, and Chézery-Forens offer a variety of accommodations. There are numerous family-friendly snow activities: alpine skiing, nordic skiing, snowshoe trails, and sledging.
In the heart of the Haut Jura Regional Natural Park and the Haute Chaîne du Jura Nature Reserve, you will find vast, preserved space that offers serenity and tranquility.
Experience downhill skiing at the Monts Jura ski resort!
The Monts Jura ski resort has 60 km of downhill ski slopes spread over 3 areas and the possibility to ski all winter long thanks to its state-of-the-art “snow culture” equipment.
At Lélex-Crozet we provide you with all levels of “great skiing”. It has the longest runs and the highest vertical drop (800 m) in the entire Jura massif.
The domain of Mijoux – La Faucille is the ideal site for the discovery of skiing. Everyone can try alpine skiing on its varied and carefully groomed slopes from the top of the small Mont Rond.
The Menthières ski area offers all the pleasures of winter! Young and old alike will appreciate the conveyor belt that serves both the ski and luge slopes!
La Vattay, the Nordic ski paradise!
The Vattay – Valserine domain is one of the most beautiful Nordic domains in France. Here in the Monts Jura everyone will experience the outstanding assets. Abundant snow, beautiful and deep forests. More than ten loops are traced every day – just perfect conditions for the destination be enjoyed by all.
Marked and maintained free snowshoeing trails available. Guidebooks are available in the reception agencies of the Pays de Gex Tourist Office to prepare your next snowshoeing trip together.