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Chamonix FAQ

Chamonix - Your Questions Answered

New Snow in Chamonix

 When will it next snow in Chamonix?

When is the next forecast snowfall?

The next notable snow forecast for Chamonix is 3cm1in, expected on 25 May, with around 37cm15in 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.

Find out more :- Snow Forecast for Chamonix

 When did it last snow in Chamonix?

How old is the snow? When was the last reported snowfall?

We do not have a current Snow Report from Chamonix but you can use the link below to view snow reports from other French Ski Resorts.

Find out more :- Snow Reports for other French Ski Resorts

Snow in Chamonix, France

 How much snow is there in Chamonix?

How deep is the snow on the ground?

We don't have current snow depths for Chamonix but you can use the link below to view snow depth at other French Ski Resorts.

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Skiing in Chamonix, France

 How high is Chamonix?

At what altitude is the ski area and resort?

Chamonix is at 1,040m3,412ft. There are pistes / trails from 1,040m3,412ft up to 3,840m12,598ft above sea level.

Find out more :- Chamonix Facts & Figures

 Where can I stay in Chamonix?

Are there hotels, chalets or apartments to rent in Chamonix?

The J2Ski database contains details of 1318 Hotels, Chalets and Apartments in Chamonix.

Find out more :- Search for Accommodation in Chamonix

 Can I hire skis and boots in Chamonix?

Is ski equipment available to rent in Chamonix?

Yes, you can rent Skis and Boots in Chamonix. What's more, if you book online - in advance - through the J2Ski Hire partner, SkiSet, you can save up to 50% on the walk-in price!

Find out more :- Discounted Ski Hire in Chamonix

 Which is the best Airport for Chamonix?

Which airports offer the shortest transfers?

The closest airports to Chamonix are Annecy, Chambery, Geneva, Lyon St-Exupéry and Sion.

Find out more :- Airport Transfer Times to Chamonix

 When does Chamonix open?

When does the ski season start in Chamonix?

Chamonix usually opens Early Dec.

 When does Chamonix close?

When does the ski season end for Chamonix?

Chamonix usually closesLate April.

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In common with all ski areas, planned opening and closing dates may be changed at any time due to the current snow and operational conditions in Chamonix. You should always check directly with the Tourist Office before making plans to travel.

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Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1234km21 miles
Red Pistes
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2570km43 miles
Blue Pistes
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2746km29 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
165km3 miles

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