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Arêches-Beaufort Ski Resort

Arêches-Beaufort Resort Guide

Arêches-Beaufort, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Arêches-Beaufort Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length50km31 miles
Highest Lift2,300m7,546ft
Resort Height2,300m7,546ft
 Nearest AirportsChambery and Annecy
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Arêches-Beaufort at a glance

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 ) .

 When will it snow in Arêches-Beaufort?

The next notable snow forecast for Arêches-Beaufort is 1cm-, expected on 9 April, with around 2cm1in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Arêches-Beaufort Facts, Stats and Ratings

Arêches-Beaufort Rated

Ratings for Arêches-Beaufort
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Arêches-Beaufort?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Arêches-Beaufort
Highest Lift2,300m7,546ft
Resort Altitude (Arêches-Beaufort)2,300m7,546ft
Lowest Piste1,050m3,445ft
Max Vertical1,250m4,101ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

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
Total Length
50km31 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
38km24 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Arêches-Beaufort Summary

The French Ski Resort of Arêches-Beaufort has direct access to 50km31 miles of downhill skiing, with 30 marked pistes, served by a total of 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.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Arêches-Beaufort is 5km3 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Super Noire ( No. 21 )'.

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.

When is Arêches-Beaufort open?

 Opened : December 21, 2019.

 Closed : March 15, 2020.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Arêches-Beaufort.

Snow Making

Arêches-Beaufort is able to make snow, with 4 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 15 ski lifts of Arêches-Beaufort are able to uplift 12,756 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Arêches-Beaufort?

Arêches-Beaufort is in the French Alps in Savoie, Rhône-Alpes, France.

How can I get to Arêches-Beaufort?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Arêches-Beaufort are Chambery, Annecy and Geneva. There are nine airports within three hours drive. Chambery is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


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