Meribel is part of the 3 Valleys ski area and is one of the largest linked ski areas in the world.
The area consists of eight resorts - Courchevel, La Tania, Meribel, Brides-les-Bains, Les Menuires, Val Thorens, Orelle & St Martin de Belleville (see the piste maps). With a massive 319 pistes totalling 600km in length, 200 lifts and 1,500 snow cannons it's a snow lovers paradise.
Each individual valley is different and it's possible to find something for everyone. There are 51 green pistes, 132 blues, 106 reds and 32 black pistes, with 11 links to the neighbouring resorts and 169 ski lifts. Beginner slopes, runs featuring in the world's top ten, huge powder bowls, tree skiing, glaciers and pro snow parks, all of which is connected by one of the fastest, modern lift systems around.