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Les Saisies - Ski Area Guide

Les Saisies, France

Ski Resort in Espace Diamant, French Alps - 70km43 miles of Piste (1,150m3,773ft to 2,000m6,562ft). Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

An excellent Nordic ski centre facing Mont Blanc and overlooking Beaufortain and Val d'Arly. There is also good Alpine skiing with the vast Espace Diamant linked to Crest Voland Cohennoz. In the 1992 Winter Olympics all the cross-country and biathlon events were held here.

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The next notable snow forecast for Les Saisies is 4cm2in, expected on 29 April. There is some snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

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Les Saisies Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Les Saisies
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 9 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
13
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 5 
Pistes
Number of runs
30
Downhill
Total Length
70km43 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
80km50 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
24

Espace Diamant Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Espace Diamant
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
16
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
70
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
91
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
49
Pistes
Number of runs
226
Downhill
Total Length
185km115 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
136

Les Saisies Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Les Saisies
Max Vertical850m2,789ft
Highest Lift2,000m6,562ft
Resort Altitude (Les Saisies)1,650m5,413ft
Lowest Piste1,150m3,773ft
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Les Saisies

The French Ski Resort of Les Saisies is part of the Espace Diamant ski area with access to 185km115 miles of downhill skiing, with 226 individual pistes, served by 136 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Les Saisies itself (70km43 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Espace Diamant ski resorts of Crest Voland Cohennoz, Flumet, Notre Dame de Bellecombe and Praz sur Arly.

The ski resort itself is at 1,650m5,413ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible.

There are seven Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Les Saisies are perfectly feasible. Chambery Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Skiing in Les Saisies

Les Saisies offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding in Les Saisies

Les Saisies is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Les Saisies.

Les Saisies in brief

Les Saisies Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Ok for Intermediate Skiers.
Good for Beginners.
Very good for Snowboarding.

Les Saisies Season Dates

 Opened : December 23, 2017.

 Closes : April 27, 2018.

Usual opening - Mid Dec Opens weekends in December up to Christmas week .

Usual closing - Late April.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Les Saisies.

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Les Saisies Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Les Saisies is able to augment natural snow, with 49 Snow Cannons.

Les Saisies Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 24 Ski Lifts of Les Saisies are able to uplift 20,000 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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