< 5 years
The kinder garten is designed especially for the learn to ski for children from 2.5 to 5 years and the level of "Pooh". It is located away from the ski slopes in a field completely secure and equipped of 2 hectares (sector Queyrelet).
The kindergarten is designed to teach skiing to children from 2.5 to 5 years old and up to the "Ourson" level. Babies groups of the same age and level are trained at the beginning of the week so that the children can progress in complete serenity. The courses are moderated by qualified ski instructors.
Ski lessons are provided on the ski slopes and concern children 5 to 12 years, or who have already obtained the Ourson in the kindergarten.
Private lessons can be done for children, based on availability of monitors (usually between 12:00pm and 2:00pm).
The course competition for children from 8 years old, framed by motivated instructors, and without the constraints of a ski club.
Many programs are dedicated to teenagers in our French ski school of Orcières for their stay in the mountains: freeride, freestyle, competition and of course course traditional skiing, snowboarding ...
Discover the group ski lessons for teenagers (from 12 years). Several groups every week from beginner to expert.
A specific need? Private lessons can be made according to availability (generally between 12:00pm and 2:00pm).
The competition course, framed by motivated instructors, and without the constraints of a ski club.
Adults also find their account to the ESF. The atmosphere of a group, the security of a professional to his side and progression to the key!
Want to diversify or simply need to escape? The ESF of Orcières offers you to discover its complementary activities to the traditional ski lessons.
Discover the ski touring (2 students minimum). Introduction of 2:00 in the morning from 7:00am to 9:00am.
Activities for groups - seminars offered by our Orcières Merlette 1850 ESF ski school.
The ESF Chalet is our main reception room. It is located in the center of the station and in close proximity to the front of snow of the flags. To make the day of your arrival, we put at your disposal a second premises located place of the Queyrelet and points of sale in the main tourist residences.
Place du Queyrelet
Our instructors welcome you on Saturday from 5:00pm within the residences below. Courses can be purchased during the permenance.
For convenience during your stay (and according to the assignment of courses) you can choose the lesson departure during your booking.
The "flags" departure is the historical access to the slopes of Orcières-Merlette 1850, to the the Drouvet télémix and the chairlift of the Bergerie. It is ideally placed in the center of the station, in front of the tourist office.
The "Queyrelet" departure allows for easy access to the ski slopes and the Rocherousse télémix for residences located in the East of the station. Liaison with the "Flags" departure in 2 minutes by ski or 5 min walk.
Our instructors can provide private lessons in the kindergarten especially for the young children and people with disabilities.