SKI & SNOWBOARD
In winter you can reach the ski slopes of Veysonnaz-Printze by taking the Hérémence Télésiège just 300 metres from the restaurant. Beyond Veysonnaz, you are then within easy reach of the other resorts which make up the Four Valleys; Verbier, La Tzoumaz and Nendaz. Find out more.
FREESTYLE SNOW PARK
The Centralpark in Thyon is one of the best known snow parks in the Alps. In 2011, it was named best snow park of Suisse Romande by the magazine Whiteout. From novice to professional, everyone will find modules adapted to their capabilities and wishes. Find out more.
CROSS COUNTRY SKIING
For avid cross country skiers, there are 4 circuits in the Thyon area designed specifically for the classic style. A total of 6km and 100m of altitude variation await you! The itinerary track to Les Chottes brings you to a delightful restaurant where you can enjoy a spot of lunch before heading back. Find out more.
The Four Valleys has an amazing off-piste offering, attracting hundreds of freeride enthusiasts each year. The nearby Greppon Blanc to Prapero is a popular off-piste marked route. Hiring a qualified guide and using proper avalanche equipment is highly recommended for your safety. Find out more.
The 85km of signposted and secured snowshoe trails allow you to explore the snow-blanketed valley in a spectacular and magical setting. There is a 3.5km route from Les Masses to Ferme Pédagogique, approx. 60m in altitude variation which takes about an hour round trip. Find out more.
Take your first steps onto the ice, practice your pirouettes or have a game of ice hockey. There are two ice skating rinks nearby at Les Collons 1800 and in Hérémence. You’ll find the possibility to have a drink, rent ice skates, have fun and listen to music! Find out more.
There are various sledge runs in the Four Valleys area. The closest run is from Restaurant Pinocchio, Thyon 2000 to Restaurant La Cambuse in Les Collons 1850. There is also a new snow tubing run near the Snow Bar Le Tipi in Thyon, where you can fly down the mountain on a circular rubber ring! Find out more.
Enjoy this far north activity. Ride on a sledge and be pulled through the snow by a pack of beautiful Siberian huskies. Booking is required at the tourist office the day before you wish to take part. Find out more.
Paragliding or 'paraponting' is very popular in the Valais and is a magnificent way to see the scenery of the region of Thyon and the Val d’Hérens. Many of the resorts nearby (Thyon and Veysonnaz) offer piloted paragliding flights as well as pilot training courses for beginners and the more advanced. Find out more.
Relax and unwind at the Veysonnaz wellness centre. It has a large swimming pool, jacuzzi, hammam, sauna, caldelarium as well as cold water baths, massages and relaxation rooms. Find out more.