Beginning zoneFree

Small valley first step on the snow

The Petit Vallon is one of two areas to learn to ski in Thyon. Located in Les Collons 1850 on the outskirts of Igloo 1850, the two mini-slide carpets are accessible for free!

With the gentle slope, you will get your bearings at your own pace during the first few days of your vacation. Before you can use the Petit Vallon lift, or the ski lifts, picolo and bambino at Thyon 2000 to continue your ski learning.

Want a break, the Igloo offers local catering just a stone’s throw away from the Petit Vallon!

Learn to ski

Free of charge

A special area dedicated to children and adults, the Petit Vallon area is located in Les Collons 1850 in direct proximity to a cashier, a sports store, a play area, restaurants and a parking lot. It is the ideal area to start learning to ski in complete safety. With two carpets and completely free access, the Petit Vallon is suitable for all beginners regardless of their age, as well as families wishing to share a moment of discovery with their children.

Petit Vallon opening times: every day from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Rates for the beginner zone:


for children?

Free Zone

Learn to ski or snowpark at your own pace and for free with the mini-slide carpet in the fun zone. They’re open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. So are you coming?


Gourmet break at Igloo 1850

A lovely setting in nature, a small warm room, THE terrace and super nice staff.

Games and facilities for kids and beginners nearby. Our aim is to offer only self-prepared food, mainly from regional products, as well as local drinks.

Games for the little ones

About the Igloo 1850, foam games will delight children and parents alike. Visible from the terrace, it’s the perfect place for a family break.