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Cordon Ski Resort

Cordon Resort Guide

Cordon, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Cordon Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners and Snowboarders!
Total Piste Length11km7 miles
Highest Lift1,600m5,249ft
Resort Height1,000m3,281ft
 Nearest AirportsAnnecy and Chambery
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Cordon at a glance

A small rural village from which there are good views of the Mont Blanc Massif. Small but highly regarded ski school and access to the huge Mont Blanc ski pass. Close to the larger village of Sallanches and with spectacular views of Mont Blanc.

Although there are no special terrain features for snowboarders, they are welcome on all trails.

 When will it snow in Cordon?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Cordon.

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Cordon Facts, Stats and Ratings

Cordon Rated

Ratings for Cordon
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Cordon?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Cordon
Highest Lift1,600m5,249ft
Lowest Piste1,000m3,281ft
Resort Altitude (Cordon)1,000m3,281ft
Max Vertical600m1,969ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Cordon Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Cordon
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 6km4 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 4km2 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
11km7 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Ski Pass Mont Blanc Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Ski Pass Mont Blanc
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
952km592 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Cordon Summary

The French Ski Resort of Cordon is part of the Ski Pass Mont Blanc area with access to 952km592 miles of downhill skiing, with 507 marked pistes, served by a total of 248 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Cordon itself (11km7 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Ski Pass Mont Blanc ski resorts of Argentière, Chamonix, Combloux, Le Tour, Les Contamines, Les Houches, Megève, Passy Plaine Joux and St Gervais Mont-Blanc.

Cordon Piste Map

Cordon Piste Map

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Cordon is 2km1 miles long.

Skiing in Cordon

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snowboarding in Cordon

Snowboarding permitted on all slopes.

When is Cordon open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Cordon.


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

Snow Making

Cordon is able to make snow, on 5km3 miles of ski runs, with 11 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts of Cordon are able to uplift 4,200 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Cordon?

Cordon is in the French Alps in Ski Pass Mont Blanc, Haute-Savoie, France.

How can I get to Cordon?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Cordon are Annecy, Chambery and Geneva. There are 10 airports within three hours drive. Annecy is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


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