If you are new to the slopes it's a good chance that you'll be wanting to try your first kicker or rail soon. Freestyle is great fun and if you want to learn there is no better place to head than the Val Thorens snowpark.
The Three Valleys has better parks than ever with the emphasis being put on giving these world-class resorts world-class freestyle facilities. As well as the natural gullies and half-pipes in the area, there are also a growing number of snowparks, boardercross and freestyle zones for you to try out and a handful of fun zones for children.
|Snowparks in Meribel & the 3 Valleys|
|Meribel||Plattières Park (known as DC Area 43) - Rollers, jumps, halfpipe and large features
Elements Park - boxes, rails, boardercross and jumps
|Courchevel||The Family Park - small, medium and large kickers and jumps, airbag|
|Val Thorens||Val Thorens Snowpark - small, medium and large tables, rails, boxes, Jump'Air, airbag|
Anyone with a 3 Valleys ski pass is allowed to ride in the parks and if you are new to freestyle you shouldn't be intimidated by the more experienced riders.