Ski Touring Trail

Discover a new way to ski

Be taken in by the spirit of discovery, by the wild beauty of the untouched land and by the pleasure of skiing and get your fill of virgin nature and a whole bundle of emotions.

Ski touring is a wonderful way to satisfy the longing for freedom associated with wide open spaces.

Take your first steps in complete safety.

A breathtaking ascent, access to unspoilt spaces, treat yourself to uniquely freeing ski experience , far away from the hustle and bustle of the resort, close to the protected natural areas thanks to a secure route.


Itinerary: Les Peyniers

INFORMATION: Mountain Rescue Centre: + 33 (0)4 92 46 58 14
Weather: +33 (0)8 99 71 02 05
Sem Sedev - Ski lifts: + 33 (0)4 92 46 51 04

Distance: 4.5 km
Elevation change: 347 m
Maximum altitude: 2,246 m
Minimum altitude: 1,899 m
Difficulty: average


Start point: Fontbonne chair lift base station
End point: Peynier summit
(Peynier chair lift top station and mountain restaurant)


On the way back, you will have to ski down the Mélèzes and Serre Meyrand blue runs during piste opening hours (9:00 - 17:30)


Snow and avalanches are a major risk for ski touring. Avalanche formation is a very complex process so it’s essential to find out about conditions before you set out ski touring. For your safety and enjoyment, please obey all signage from our slope services department. When returning via the ski slopes, ensure you follow the skiers’ rules of conduct.
Note: Snow grooming machines will be used on the slopes after 17:30 - in accordance with Vars ski area Safety Bylaw.