- Tobogganing tracks: it’s all about sliding in Samoëns. 3 areas are fitted out and secured with nets for the pleasure of children and older children:
.Col de Joux Plane, accessible by shuttle. Please note that there is no restaurant on site.
. Plateau des Saix at 1600m
. Sixt Fer à Cheval circus, accessible by shuttle
Hiking and snowshoeing: accessible to all, 15 marked snowshoeing routes are marked out in the Giffre valley.
Information from the tourist office or Accueil Nordique. Find the service providers.
The Bois aux Dames leisure centre, accessible on foot from the village, is a beautiful area for families (flat paths, suitable for pushchairs, etc.) on the banks of the Giffre.
- Cross-country skiing: this is the main activity in winter. Several marked trails (skating and alternative) offer beautiful landscapes and panoramas. An area at altitude at Joux Plane, at 1700m. An area at the bottom of the valley in the heart of the Sixt Fer à Cheval cirque. Prices, maps to be collected from the sites or from the Accueil Nordique in the offices of the Samoëns tourist office. These two sites are served by shuttles.
Samoëns has many ski touring routes outside the ski areas. Here too, you venture out into the wilderness on your own responsibility. Don’t hesitate to contact the guide offices or ski schools to be accompanied by a qualified guide.