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Ski resort opening dates

Editorial
Oct 2, 2017
Ski resort opening dates

The summer is now well and truly over, and although the autumn colours are beautiful in the surrounding countryside, we can’t wait for winter to arrive. The snow capped peaks, the picturesque snowflakes, but above all the return to the ski slopes! Because our legs are already trembling in excitement and anticipation of getting our ski gear on, we’ve listed the opening dates of our ski resorts by the different mountain ranges. Maybe the winter will arrive earlier than we thought!

SAVOIE / HAUTE-SAVOIE : DIFFERENT LANDSCAPES

Known for their varied pistes and hidden gems, the ski resorts of the Tarentaise valley will seduce many a skier, more than once. For those of you who really can't wait for winter, the Grand Motte glacier in Tignes is open from the 30th September with great snow conditions. As always in the Upper-Tarentaise, La Plagne, La Rosiere and Les Arcs open their ski lifts on the 16th December, whilst the Val D’Isere area will be open from the 25th November.

The Ski resort of Val Thorens will be open from the 8th of November but you’ll need to wait until the 9th of December to take advantage of the rest of the 3 Vallées ski area and the pistes in Meribel and Courchevel.

ISÈRE : NATURE AT ITS BEST

The resorts of the Isère, including Les 2 ALpes and Alpe d’Huez, will be ready for you from the 2nd of December. Come and discover the amazing 360° views of the Romanche valley, with your family or amongst friends. Ski in the heart of the Alpes and take advantage of the fantastic off-piste skiing and snowshoeing routes of the Oisans region. Make the most of your favorite winter sport in the clean fresh air.

PYRENEES : BETWEEN FRANCE AND SPAIN

The Pyrenean mountains welcome thousands of winter sport’s lovers each winter. Hiding amongst traditional villages and remote valleys, the ski resorts of the Pyrenees are attracting more and more ski and snowboarding enthusiasts due to their emblematic peaks and superbe scenery. The resort of Cauterets is open from the 2nd of December and the Pas de la Case will be ready for you from the 9th of December For more information about our resorts and shops, please visit our website, where you will find all our opening dates as well as our current promotions and special offers!

 

 

30/09

8/11

25/11

2 /12

9/12

16/12

Tignes

Val d’Isère

Val Thorens

Les 2 Alpes

3 Vallées (Meribel et Courchevel)

Les Arcs

   

Chamonix

Alpe d’Huez

Avoriaz

La Rosière

     

Cauterets

Le Grand Bornand

La Plagne

       

Le Pas de la Case