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These days, it’s rare to not have your smartphone within arms reach. So we thought it might be good to share our favourite ski apps. Here at New Generation Ski School, we think they’ll certainly make your ski holiday easier, safer and more fun!

Apps for Skiing & Snowboarding

Last updated March 2022

Portes du Soleil

The ultimate app for exploring Les Portes du Soleil (specifically Morzine & Avoriaz). Enjoy the interactive piste map with open slopes and lifts. See live webcams and track your own GPS position, to help organise meeting up with friends. You can keep track of weather and snow conditions, set alerts to fresh snow and temperatures to help you dress for a day in the sunshine for example.

The Portes du Soleil Winter app also has emergency contact numbers and useful information. Take advantage of the events calendar to know everything about the area and suggestions for itineraries to explore the whole resort.

To download the Portes du Soleil Winter App:
iOS, click here.
Android, click here.

Ski Tracks

This extremely battery-efficient app does the basics, but it does them extremely well. It’s similar to Strava in that it monitors all of your performance from a day on the slopes. It can even sync to your apple watch to provide data on speed, distance and time spent skiing or boarding. Please note, this app is not free.

To download the Ski Tracks App:
iOS, click here.
Android, click here.

Three Valleys

Find all the essential information about the 3 Valleys ski area and its 7 resorts: Courchevel, Méribel, Brides-les-Bains, Les Menuires, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, Val Thorens and Orelle.It’s ergonomic and intuitive, the official application of the 3 Valleys. The app tells you everything you need to know about the largest ski area in the world, allowing all users, whether they know the ski area or not, to view the essential information for their day of skiing at a glance!

 

To download the Three Valleys App:
iOS, click here.
Android, click here. 

Go Pro Quick

 

In just a few taps, GoPro Quik brings your favourite memories to life by producing cinematic auto-edits. Take control of simple yet powerful editing tools while Quik energizes your footage by seamlessly syncing your edit to music. With the Mural feature, free your best shots from the clutter of your camera roll.

To download the Go Pro Quick App:
iOS, click here.

Android, click here.


Ski Arlberg

The interactive real-time ski guide for Ski Arlberg with all the latest data, on your location, which lifts and pistes are open? Lift pass prices, nearest mountain restaurants, local events, weather forecast and exclusive competitions to enter.

To download the Ski Arlberg App:
iOS, click here.
Android, click here. 

Paradiski Luge

Paradiski Yuge is THE service you can’t do without for your stay in La Plagne, Les Arcs and Peisey-Vallandry. Enjoy daily personalized recommendations during your stay. Check out the weather conditions, the weather forecast and real-time information. Discover our routes suggestions, and pick the ones that best meet your level and tastes. Track your position in real-time and use the photo and video facilities on the pistes and retrieve them directly on the app. And… Top up your ski pass or your activity with your mobile!
To download the Paradiski Luge App:
iOS, click here.
Android, click here. 

Tignes

In winter get awoken to a powder alarm, or check into the skier bulletin, slope info, ski lifts, road traffic alert, weather forecast, agenda, resort map, ski itinerary suggestions, directory, and more.  Use it throughout your entire stay in Tignes, offline and online.

To download the Tignes App:
iOS, click here.
Android, click here. 

And the best gloves to use with your Smartphone

If all these apps have put you in the mood for your ski holiday – don’t forget to pack some touchscreen-friendly ski gloves. We love the Etip gloves from Ellis Brigham – works just like fingers on touch screens! Buy your gloves from Ellis Brigham