France Ski FAQ

French Ski Resorts - Your Questions Answered

New Snow in France

 When will it next snow in France?

When is the next forecast snowfall?

Snow is next forecast to fall in France on Tuesday 26th September 2017, in at least 12 Ski Resorts including La Grave, La Plagne, Les Deux Alpes, Tignes and Val d'Isère.

 When did it last snow in France?

When was the last recorded snowfall?

Recent snow reports indicate that it last snowed in France on Monday 18th September 2017, in Ski Resorts including Chamonix and Gavarnie Gèdre.

Find out more :- Latest Snow Reports from France

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 How much snow is there in France?

Which ski area has the deepest snow?

The deepest reported snow in France is in Avoriaz, which is reporting snow depths of 110cm on the upper slopes and 30cm lower down.

Find out more :- Latest Snow Depths for France

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 Which is the highest Ski Area in France?

Which French Ski Resort is at the highest altitude?

The highest Ski Resort in France is Gavarnie Gèdre, at an alttitude of 2,400m. The Ski Area with the highest ski lifts is that of Ski Pass Mont Blanc, with lift-served skiing up to 3,840m.

Find out more :- French Ski Resorts

 Where can I stay in France?

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

We have details of 74041 Hotels, Chalets and Apartments available in France.

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 Can I hire skis and boots in France?

Is ski equipment available to rent in France?

Yes, you can rent Skis and Boots in France, and you can save up to 50% on the walk-in price by booking online in advance.

Find out more :- Save Money on Ski Hire in France

 Which is the best Ski Airport for France?

Which airports offer the shortest transfers to French Ski Resorts?

There are more than 38 airports close to Ski Resorts in France, which you can view on the page linked to below.

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 When do French Ski Resorts open?

When does the ski season start in France?

Opening dates for French Ski Areas vary considerably, and are dependent on local snow conditions. See our page of French Ski Resort seasons.

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Our French Ski Resort pages include Skiing Facts, Snow Reports and Forecasts (for most major ski resorts), local accommodation and online ski hire booking (where available) for 286 Ski Resorts in France.

You can find the major ski stations listed on the Top French Ski Resorts page, ranked according to various criteria.

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See which French Ski Resorts are near these Airports.

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Ask about skiing and snowboarding in France in our France Ski Forum.

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