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In the heart of the Jura Mountains, come and discover a little corner of paradise that is the Métabief resort. In the department of Doubs, this village is located only 7 km from the Swiss border. Offering an exceptional panorama of the Alps, this mid-mountain resort is ideal for family holidays. It was in 1953 that the commune decided to take an important economic turn and to develop its land to create a winter sports resort on the Jura Massif. Green resort and flowered village, Métabief combines friendliness, calm and authenticity. This resort offers many activities in all seasons to make you live unforgettable moments in the heart of a rich and varied nature.
Stretching to the foot of the Mont d'Or, the ski area offers a privileged view of the Mont d'Or. During your stay, you will enjoy good snow cover and 37 km of very pleasant slopes for all levels. Composed of 3 sectors, the Métabief ski area will seduce the whole family! Its wooded area will allow you to slalom between the fir trees and to plunge into the heart of a preserved nature. You will also be able to discover the Piquemiette slope in Switzerland with its exceptional snow cover and wild environment. All along the 37 kilometres of slopes in the ski area, all linked, you will encounter different types of ski runs so that the whole family can enjoy them.
For the more adventurous, Metabief has created 4 zones dedicated to freestyle. First of all, the EasyPark to train on ramps of all levels. Then a snowpark located on a black slope to test new tricks! Then a BioPark composed of wooden modules to ride in a natural setting in harmony with the environment. And finally an Airbag with a ramp that propels you in the air to finish your race on a huge air cushion. The track is freely accessible and the ramp allows you to try out new tricks. Wearing a helmet is mandatory.
The Nordic area of Métabief offers 73 km of trails that will make you discover the gentle slopes of the Jura and its incredible natural wealth. Discover this playground and its many itineraries in an authentic nature. For a unique experience in an extraordinary setting, you can discover dog-sled rides or even the numerous toboggan runs to hurtle down the slopes at top speed! Marked trails are also accessible with snowshoes. Trust Precision Ski for ski hire and book your equipment in one of our ski hire shops in Métabief.
The Métabief station is 2 hours from Annecy and 1 hour 15 minutes from Besançon. Close to the Swiss border (7 km), the domain is located 30 minutes from Lausanne. Its 3 gates (Métabief, Jougne and the Longevilles) allow easy access to the resort. In high season, buses provide the connection from Besançon and Dijon. From Geneva airport and Frasne railway station, you can reach the resort by shuttle buses.