Flaine Ski Hire
Flaine Ski Hire Overview
Located in one of Frances most expansive ski areas, Flaine is a fantastic ski resort to visit. Just under an hour and a half drive from Geneva airport, it is also the ideal destination for a ski holiday with the family. It has a lovely family-friendly atmosphere, a very good selection of shops and restaurants and a host of non-ski activities for everyone. Its friendly and welcoming atmosphere is further enhanced by its car-free traffic system in the resort centre. It is also the first ski resort to be the recipient of the Green Globe eco-label, in recognition for its efforts in sustainability.
As part of the Grand Massif ski area, Flaine also has up to 265 kilometres of pistes which range between 1600 and 2500 metres altitude across the whole ski area. The area also has an excellent snow record and is known to average up to 6 metres of snowfall every year. It has a great ski area offering amazing views of the Mont Blanc massif and its 14 kilometres long Cascades piste down to Sixt has some of the most breathtaking scenerys in the area. The ski terrain does vary in different areas and with such an extensive area to explore, its always important to have the right gear that best suits the runs and slopes you intend spench much time on. Having the best suited gear for the terrain you intend to ski on, not only ensures that you are using your equipment in a safe manner but also allows you to trully enjoy the skiing experience. Ski and snowboarding equiptment are manufactured to suit varrying types of terrain, so its important to familiaries yourself not only on the terrain but the type of equipment that you are best of using. Your current ski ability level should also be key in helping you select the most suitable ski equipment for you.