Sanitary measures for summer 2020

Updated 25/06/2020

This summer, more than ever we’ll want to experience the joys of freedom and nature, but we will want to feel safe while we do so. The mountains offer an incredible natural playground, with plenty of space for everyone to feel at ease as they enjoy the fresh air. We’re taking safety seriously and are busy working on what can be put into place to ensure you can relax and enjoy time in Morzine. Strict hygiene measures will be in place, activities will be specially adapted, but the same fresh open spaces will be available to enjoy in safety.
Tourist Office Opening
The Morzine-Avoriaz Tourist Office is now open from Monday to Saturday 9-12 and 2-6pm. It will also open Siundays and bank holidays from the 27th of June
Access will be controled with distancing measures, one way circulation and marking on the floor. Sanitiser gel is available at the entrance.

Activites for the whole family in safety!
Morzine has a huge variety of outdoor activities. Nature and distancing, the perfect partners!

> This summer the Tourist Office has reinforced its weekly programme of activities with extra outdoor activities from local providors (bureau des guides, sports instructors…). A free activity is on offer each day.
> No more than 10 people per activity to respect social distancing measures
> Masks and hand sanitiser will be distributed. The Tourist Office and town hall are working in partnership to ensure safety for everyone.
>Any activities needing material to be used will have extra disinfection measures. Hand washing, masks, and respecting distancing will be ensured during activities.

The following events are currently still programmed :
- Adopte 1 Col / Sunday 26th July
- Trail des Hauts Forts / Saturday 8th August
- Spartan Race / 21-22-23 August
- Pass’Portes du Soleil MTB/ 28-29-30 August
- Rally du Mont Blanc / 4-5 September
We are not yet 100% sure that these events will take place as the situation is evolving every day. 
If the sanitary situation worsens, the authorities can decide to cancel the events planned in August.
For the moment we are continuing, in close collaboration with the organisers and the local government, to advance with the organisation of these events, and planning all necessary adaptations linked to the current sanitary measures. 
Participants must of course be prepared for an event with changes from the usual functioning, where everyone must be ready to adapt to respect the new rules and the safety of everyone at each event.

A lift system to feel safe on (SARL Pléney)
1 – Queues: queuing lines at ticket offices and to get on lifts will have movable barriers and marking on the ground every 1-1.5 metres.
Hand sanitiser will be made available.

2 –Masks: Masks need to be work by everyone over 11 years whilst queuing, for pass purchase and on the lifts. For anyone who does not have one they will be for sale at 0.90€.

3 –Sales desk: Counters will be disinfected seeral times a day, as will automatic sales machines. We encourage use of bank cards over cash.

4 –Installations: Families and people arriving together can travel together without extra limits.

Otherwise, the number of people will be limited :
Chairlift: only 1 seat out of every 2 will be in use.
Pléney gondola: 4 people maximum.
Nyon Téléphérique: the capacity will be cut by 3 or 4. Marking to indicate where clients should travel.

Cabins will be disinfected between each usage.

5- Personnel: All staff will have masks that need to be worn when in contact with clients. (ie luge).

The luge will be open from the 4th of July till 30th of August.

The Parc de Dereches
The skate park + terrain multiactivities + children’s playground ans health equipments are now open to the public. All of the equipment on the Dérèches has new COVID19 signange with safety rules.
4 tennis courts are on free access until the 15th of June, afterwards they will be managed by Tennis Aventure.

Swimming Centre
The swimming centre opens its doors on the 4th of July 2020. To assure the reopening in good condition, new measures have been put into place to follow government guidelines.
·      Put your bathing suit on before arrival.
·      Reduced numbers of people on site at any one time.
·      Reservation obligatory for each time period, with swimming indoors or outdoors.
·      Reservation system with online payment at
·      Possibility to buy at the pool for the same day, without reservation – first come, first served, limited places.
·      Respect distancing and barrier gestures.
·      Reinforcement of cleaning and disinfection.
·      One way system put into place to get around the centre.
·      Shower with soap is obligatory before swimming.

Outdoor pools :
- showers and toilets available after the flume
- No changing rooms and lockers
- Flume and paddling pool closed
-No parasols and deckchairs
- No group games on the beaches
Indoor pools :
- Changing rooms available (limited to 14)
- The 3 pools (paddling, beginner and 25m) will be open
- No deckchairs and the spa will remain closed
The situation may change depending on the rules announced by the government.

Free bus services
The buses will be operational but with special safety measures, that are currently being studied and will be confirmed soon.

We are awaiting news from the government concerning the opening of other facilities, such as the pool. We should also have confirmation on hotels and restaurants being able to open at the end of the month, and all local businesses are working on the hygiène and safety measures necessary to ensure your safety. We will update this page as soon as information becomes available.
  • Period :
    • All summer
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