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Arêches-Beaufort - Ski Area Guide

Arêches-Beaufort, France

Ski Resort in French Alps - 50km31 miles of Piste (1,050m3,445ft to 2,300m7,546ft). Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

Arêches and Beaufort are picturesque and traditional Savoyard villages below the Beaufortain Massif, the lifts ascend from above Arêches to slopes beneath the Grand Combe. There is additional, part-linked skiing from Le Planay ( 1200m ) .

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The next notable snow forecast for Arêches-Beaufort is 15cm6in, expected on 1 June. There is some snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

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Ratings for Arêches-Beaufort
Intermediate Skiers

Arêches-Beaufort Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Arêches-Beaufort
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 4km2 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1629km18 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1114km9 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
1km1 miles
Number of runs
Total Length
50km31 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
38km24 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Arêches-Beaufort Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Arêches-Beaufort
Max Vertical1,250m4,101ft
Highest Lift2,300m7,546ft
Resort Altitude (Arêches-Beaufort)2,300m7,546ft
Lowest Piste1,050m3,445ft
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The French Ski Resort of Arêches-Beaufort has direct access to 50km31 miles of downhill skiing, with 30 individual pistes, served by 15 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 2,300m7,546ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,300m7,546ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

There are six Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Arêches-Beaufort are perfectly feasible. Chambery Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Skiing in Arêches-Beaufort

Arêches-Beaufort offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Arêches-Beaufort

Snowboarding is allowed on all runs and the first 'natural' snowpark in France was established here. It includes snowboardcross, hip and slopestyle. Open to both boarders and skiers.

Arêches-Beaufort in brief

Arêches-Beaufort Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Very good for Intermediate Skiers.
Ok for Beginners.
Good for Snowboarding.

Arêches-Beaufort Season Dates

 Opened : December 23, 2017.

 Closed : April 8, 2018.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Arêches-Beaufort.

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Arêches-Beaufort Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Arêches-Beaufort is able to augment natural snow, with 4 Snow Cannons.

Arêches-Beaufort Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 15 Ski Lifts of Arêches-Beaufort are able to uplift 12,756 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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