La Chapelle d'Abondance - HIVER____Ski____French ski school

French ski school

SINCE 1960

The French Ski School (ESF – Ecole du Ski Français) in La Chapelle d’Abondance teaches the best techniques to all ages. They constantly adapt their skills and services to the new trends.

60 instructors are ready to take you around the Chapelle d’Abondance and the Portes du Soleil ski domains in complete safety.

They invite you to discover their passion for winter sports: to savor the snow, master the turn, challenge speed, understand techniques, hurtle down slopes in full safety, they communicate the secrets to all the steps with professionalism that the ESF is founded on throughout the Alps.

From introduction to competition level the ESF encourage your inner desire and give you the means to surpass yourself and discover the mountain environment. Alpine skiing of course, but also Nordic skiing that is showing a boom in interest by amateurs, snowboarding, biathlon, freestyle and freeriding, in short, all winter sports are taught by specially qualified instructors.

Ecole du ski français glisse alpine


Alpine skiing, snowboarding, handiskiing, or other!

Ecole du ski français La Chapelle d'Abondance


Nordic skiing and biathlon.

Contact the ESF

ESF – 29 Route des Moulins
Season opening times:  Monday to Sunday 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
Tel.: +33 (0)4 50 73 50 15
Contact the ESF by e-mail