Tag Archives: walking

Beautiful Summer or Winter Lac de Montriond, Morzine

The free “M” bus from Morzine heads to Ardent cable car passing Lac de Montriond but ask the bus driver to stop at the Lac de Montriond parking lot. Show your activity map given out by the Morzine Tourist Office

Try Parapente (paragliding) in Morzine, France

After more years than I can remember watching people paraglide or parapente off mountains in Europe, I finally got up courage. I booked a tandem flight with Marie after watching flyer after flyer land on their feet next to the Pleney

Avoriaz, France Plateau For Skiing and Fun in The Sun

There are two skiing or snowboarding access points up to the sunny Avoriaz plateau hovering over Morzine: the Super Morzine gondola and new Prodains 3S lift.  A 3S is a detachable cable car which is uncoupled in departure and arrival stations

Skiing The Pleney Section of Morzine, France

It was definitely spring skiing in late March with little snow remaining. I don’t know what resorts would do without snowmaking equipment. Even so, many runs were not in optimum shape. The Pleney sector of Morzine has one gondola and many

Morzine in the Portes du Soleil, France

Morzine has several Tourist Information Offices. The largest has daily weather reports, Internet (very costly Internet I might add at 5 Euros for 15 minutes), maps, hotel reservations, bus schedules; anything and everything you need to know about winter and

Hiking and Walking with The All Inclusive Silvretta Card in Ischgl, Austria

Ischgl is a former mountain farming village in one of the Alps’ most beautiful regions, the Paznaun area of Austria located in the Northwest Tyrol. The Arlberg with famous St. Anton am Arlberg, Galtur, See, Kappl is also in this area.