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Morzine is a beautiful Alpine village in France that is known for its world-class skiing and snowboarding. However, there is a wealth of activities to do in Morzine for non-skiers during winter. Whether you’re looking for an adrenaline rush or a relaxing day out, there’s something for everyone in Morzine.

Here are a few ideas for fun things to do in Morzine for non-skiers and snowboarders:

Go Ice Skating or watch an Ice Hockey Game

Morzine has a large outdoor ice skating rink that is open to the public. It’s a great place to have some fun with friends and family, and it’s also a good way to get some exercise. Skate rental is available at the rink from around €10 per session.

The local Ice Hockey team is the Morzine Penguins and there is no better way to spend an evening than watching them battle with one their rivals on the ice. There is a great bar, restaurant as well as big stand where the crowds are always in full voice supporting the Penguins!

Morzine Ice Hockey RInk

Alta Lumina

Alta Lumina is an enchanted night walk that takes you on a magical journey through the forest in Les Gets, France. The trail is illuminated by colorful lights and projections, and there are interactive elements along the way. The story of Alta Lumina is about a traveling music-maker who takes flight in a hot-air balloon, and you will follow his incredible journey beyond the mountains.

Alta Lumina is a great activity for all ages and abilities, and it is wheelchair accessible. The trail is approximately one kilometer long and takes about 45 minutes to complete.


  • Adults: €20
  • Children (6-12 years old): €15
  • Children under 6 years old: Free


  • Alta Lumina is open year-round, but it is best to book your tickets in advance, especially during the peak winter season.
  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothing, as you will be doing some walking.
  • Bring a camera to capture the magical scenery.
  • If you are visiting with young children, be sure to keep them close at hand, as the trail can be dark and slippery in some places.

Alta LuminaWinter ForestBeautiful Winter Forest

Visit the spa

Morzine has several spas where you can relax and unwind after a long day. Many of the spas offer a variety of treatments, including massages, facials, and body wraps. If you’d rather not travel too far, Heyday Chalet partners with Mobile Mountain Massage who can come to the chalet and provide a range massages… the ultimate relaxing experience. Massages start from €50 for 30 minutes.


Hot Stones Massage

Massage Oils

Go Bowling

Le Strike Roc Avoriaz is a bowling alley located in the heart of the Avoriaz ski resort. It is a great place to go for some fun and excitement with friends and family, regardless of your age or skill level. The bowling alley has 10 lanes, as well as a bar and arcade area. You can rent bowling shoes and balls at the bowling alley, and there are also bumpers available for young children.

Pricing: Game per person: €10


  • The bowling alley is open from 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM every day.
  • It is best to book your lane in advance, especially during the peak winter season.
  • You can book a lane online or by calling the bowling alley at +33 (0)4 50 74 05 71.
  • There is a food and beverage menu available at the bowling alley, so you can grab a bite to eat or a drink while you play.
  • The bowling alley is also a great place to host a birthday party or other event.


Enjoy the après-ski

Even if you don’t ski or snowboard, you can still enjoy the après-ski in Morzine. Morzine is bustling with so many bars and restaurants in the village where you can relax and have a drink with friends after a day on the mountain. You have Le Tremplin at the base of the Pleney Gondola which has great open air terrace which boasts amazing bands  and DJs everyday. Then of course we have the world famous Folie Douce in Avoriaz, it is a bucket list experience for all you mountain party people.

Mountain Bar

People drinking in an alpine bar

There really are so many amazing winter activities in Morzine for non-skiers. Why not book your stay with us at Heyday Chalet now!

Plunkett McCullagh

Founder - Heyday Chalet