Premiéres Traces


Val d’Isére is officially open! With lifts running and fresh snow falling many seasonaires have had the opportunity to test out some of the top brands new skis for 2015/16. Premiéres Traces celebrates the official opening weekend of Val d’Isére and the first day of the ski force winter tour. With top brands from the likes of Rossignol, K2, Salomon and Head all the ski forces of our resort are up and running with this huge promotional event inviting many holiday makers from around the world to this excellent resort!

To be able to participate in the tests, participants are asked to sign up on the village test, and follow free a map of the tester.

The friendly village runs tests of skis and snowboards and are situated on the snow at the start of the lifts “Solaise Express” and “Olympic”. Alongside the issuing of free skis or snowboards, everyone is reminded that they should bring their magnetic card and have their own boots and ski poles.

First Snow in Val d'Isere


Free experiences offered alongside the tests in resort over the weekend are the likes of:

1. Hot wine tasting in the tourism office
2. A raffle in which you have the chance to win a pair of skis and you are automatically entered for testing new models available
3. Exclusive screening previews of the film “addicted to life” for product testers
4. Servicing of skis on the piste
5. A chance to meet instructors from ESF ski school

Val d'Isere high street view


On the Sunday of this amazing weekend there are more tests up and running giving the opportunity to test different skis or snowboards. This fun packed weekend is a great mark of what Val d’Isére has on offer as a resort and the start of many events to come. We will have updates on what’s on in resort as well as an exciting programme organised by us for you.

We cannot wait to meet all of our guests and we hope you’re all as excited as we are for the season to come!!