Arêches-Beaufort - Ski Area Guide
Ski Resort in French Alps - 50km of Piste (1,050m to 2,300m)
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 ) .
Arêches-Beaufort Snow News
The next notable snow forecast for Arêches-Beaufort is 9cm, expected on 28 February, with around 36cm forecast over the next 7 days. There is significant snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.
Who is Arêches-Beaufort good for?
Arêches-Beaufort Ski Area
|3||Black Pistes (4km)|
|16||Red Pistes (29km)|
|11||Blue Pistes (14km)|
|Green Pistes (1km)|
|38km||Cross Country Pistes|
Arêches-Beaufort Ski Area Height
|2300m||Resort Altitude (Arêches-Beaufort)|
The French Ski Resort of Arêches-Beaufort has direct access to 50km of downhill skiing, with 30 individual pistes, served by 15 ski lifts.
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.
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 17, 2016.
Closes : April 7, 2017.
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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Skiing at Arêches-Beaufort
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