Auris-en-Oisans - Ski Resort and Snow Summary
Auris-en-Oisans - Ski Resort in Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski, French Alps - 45km of Piste (1600m to 2200m)
A mix of new and old, the modern development is made up of wood-clad buildings in a pleasant chalet style, above the old village. Limited facilities but a relaxed base on the huge Alpe D'Huez ski area. The resort operates a Leisure Activities Card giving the bearer free access to some activities and discounts on others.
Key Facts for Auris-en-Oisans
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The French ski resort of Auris-en-Oisans is part of the Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski area with access to 304 individual pistes. In addition to the skiing in Auris-en-Oisans itself (45km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski ski resorts of Alpe d'Huez, Oz-en-Oisans, Vaujany and Villard Reculas.
The ski resort itself is above 1500m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With skiing above 2000 metres, snow cover is generally reliable.
Snowmaking :- Auris-en-Oisans is able to augment natural snow, on 22km of ski runs, with 33 Snow Cannons.
Ski Lift Capacity :- The 15 Ski Lifts of Auris-en-Oisans are able to uplift 16,700 skiers / snowboarders per hour.
There are four Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Auris-en-Oisans are perfectly feasible.
Skiing in Auris-en-Oisans
Auris-en-Oisans offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.
Snowboarding in Auris-en-Oisans
Auris-en-Oisans offers some good boarding.
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Auris-en-Oisans in brief
Auris-en-Oisans Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Good for Intermediate Skiers.
Ok for Beginners.
Good for Snowboarding.
Auris-en-Oisans Season Dates
Open from : December 7, 2013.
Closes : April 21, 2014.
Usual opening - Early Dec.
Usual closing - Late April.
NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Auris-en-Oisans.
Auris-en-Oisans Piste Map