Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc view of Mont-Blanc
©Hugo Guillerez
Responsible destination Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc Flocon Vert label

Green flake

As a committed mountain destination, we strive to minimize our ecological footprint while offering an exceptional experience to our visitors. From responsibly developing our ski area to promoting soft mobility and raising the environmental awareness of our valued guests, we are determined to create a greener, cleaner future for Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc.

** Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc 2 attributed green flakes

The “Flocon Vert” label is an environmental certification awarded to ski mountain destinations in France. The label was created to encourage and reward ski resorts committed to sustainable, environmentally-friendly practices in their management and operations. It aims to promote more responsible mountain tourism and mitigate the environmental impact of the downhill ski industry and mountain tourism more broadly.

Bolstered by its environmental commitments, Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc is a 2 flocons (out of 3) label destination.

Some key points to know about the label Green Snowflake

The “Flocon Vert” label is an important environmental certification in the French ski industry. It rewards ski resorts that are actively committed to minimizing their environmental impact, preserving mountains and alpine ecosystems, while promoting more responsible mountain tourism. For environmentally conscious winter sports enthusiasts, this label can serve as a guide to choosing ski destinations that place a high value on sustainability.

Environmental objectives

The “Flocon Vert” label aims to encourage ski resorts to adopt environmentally-friendly practices, reduce energy consumption, manage water efficiently, promote soft mobility, minimize waste, and preserve local biodiversity.

Awarding the label

To be awarded the “Flocon Vert” label, ski resorts must meet a number of strict environmental criteria and satisfy specific requirements in terms of sustainable development. These criteria cover various aspects of resort management, from ski area development to visitor awareness.

Responsible management

Certified “Flocon Vert” ski resorts are committed to responsible energy management, promoting the use of renewable energy sources, preserving air and water quality, and minimizing the impact on local ecosystems.

Visitor awareness

Ski resorts with the “Flocon Vert” label are also committed to raising visitors’ awareness of the importance of the environment and encouraging them to adopt responsible behavior during their stay in the mountains.

Positive impact on the ski industry

The “Flocon Vert” label has helped raise awareness throughout the ski industry of the importance of environmental sustainability. It encourages resorts to adopt more environmentally-friendly practices and reduce their overall ecological footprint.