The lift pass is the ticket which is mandatory for all, giving access to ski lifts.  
Only the children enrolled in Club Piou-Piou are exempt (Club Piou-Piou offers its own treadmill).   For all other courses, the students will need a lift pass which are on sale at the point of sale for the purchase of lift passes - they are in the same building as ESF Champagny, or on their website :, or can be purchased as part of an ESF package offering (lessons + lift pass).  
Children under 5 years at the time of their stay receive a free lift pass but please remember to present proof of age when applying for this free lift pass. 

Package - Group lessons + lift pass

For students enrolled in group lessons, ESF Champagny ski school offers both group ski lessons + 6 day lift pass (valid during and outside of class) to the following levels:
  • Group Sk Lessons for children : Levels Ourson, Beginner, Flocon or 1st star 1ère étoile.  For all of these lessons the Champagny area lift pass is sufficient, but you can of course opt for Le Pagne lift pass, if you wish
  • Group Ski Lessons for adults : Beginners will require a minimum of Champagny area lift pass and for Class1 level, Le Plagne lift pass is required 
  • Group Snowboard lessons : Beginners will require a minimum of Champagny area lift pass and for 1st level Snowboard,  Le Plagne lift pass is required

Pedestrians - Cable Car "Gondola"
Only the morning group lessons begin at the foot of the cable car, next to our ESF offices.  All other courses start and finish at the top of the cable car - except for Club Piou Piou.  All morning classes end at the top of the cable car "gondola".
ESF can offer a pedestrian package at reduced rates for non skiing parents to allow them to drop off and collect their children from the top of the cable car "gondola".  This is a 7 day / one week package or available in single units. 

Your are unable to drop off or collect your child from the top of the cable car "gondola" ?

ESF offers a service to accompany your child between rendezvous points either before or after lessons.  Please check with the ESF Champagny office.