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Aussois

Aussois Ski Resort Guide

Aussois, France

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Beginners.
Total Piste Length50km31 miles
Highest Lift2,750m9,022ft
Resort Height1,500m4,921ft
 Nearest AirportsChambery and Grenoble
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Aussois

A year round Savoyard resort in the Maurienne Valley, 7km from Modane and near to the Vanoise National Park.

Summary

The French ski resort of Aussois is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,500m4,921ft, with 50km31 miles of marked runs.

Aussois has direct access to 50km31 miles of downhill skiing, with 21 marked pistes, served by a total of 11 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,750m9,022ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing

Aussois offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Aussois offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Aussois.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Aussois?

The next notable snow forecast is 3cm1in, expected on 26 June.

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Ski Area Stats

Aussois Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 8 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 6 
Downhill
Total Length
50km31 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
35km22 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
11

Altitudes

Aussois Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,750m9,022ft
Lowest Piste1,500m4,921ft
Resort Altitude (Aussois)1,500m4,921ft
Max Vertical1,250m4,101ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Aussois
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners

Aussois Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Les Balmes'.

Location and Map

Where is Aussois?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Savoie, Rhône-Alpes.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Aussois is Chambery, 70 minutes drive away.

Grenoble, Turin Caselle, Annecy, Geneva, Lyon St-Exupéry, Lyon Bron, Turin Cuneo, Genoa and Milan Malpensa airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 11 ski lifts are able to uplift 9,160 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 23km14 miles of ski runs, with 104 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Aussois open?

 Opened : December 12, 2020.

 Closed : April 15, 2021.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Aussois, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Aussois Tourist Office for the latest.

Aussois