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Bessans - Ski Area Guide

Bessans, France

Ski Resort in French Alps (1,750m5,741ft to 2,200m7,218ft).

The French Ski Resort of Bessans has direct access to 4 individual pistes, served by 4 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,750m5,741ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,200m7,218ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

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Bessans Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Bessans
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Number of runs
Cross Country
Total Length
80km50 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Bessans Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Bessans
Max Vertical450m1,476ft
Highest Lift2,200m7,218ft
Lowest Piste1,750m5,741ft
Resort Altitude (Bessans)1,750m5,741ft
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There are two Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Bessans are perfectly feasible.

Skiing in Bessans

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Bessans

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Bessans in brief

Bessans Season Dates

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Where is Bessans?

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Bessans Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 4 Ski Lifts of Bessans are able to uplift 2,000 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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