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Métabief - Mont d'Or

Métabief - Mont d'Or Ski Resort Guide

Métabief - Mont d'Or, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length42km26 miles
Highest Lift1,460m4,790ft
Resort Height1,000m3,281ft
 Nearest AirportsGeneva and Berne
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Métabief - Mont d'Or

Right on the Swiss border and serving six traditional villages in the locality, this is a year-round multi-sports resort. There is a snowpark for boarders and night-skiing is possible several evenings per week.

Summary

The French ski resort of Métabief - Mont d'Or is in the French Jura at an altitude of 1,000m3,281ft, with 42km26 miles of marked runs.

Métabief - Mont d'Or has direct access to 42km26 miles of downhill skiing, with 24 marked pistes, served by a total of 20 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

Métabief - Mont d'Or offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

Métabief - Mont d'Or is highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in Métabief - Mont d'Or.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Métabief - Mont d'Or?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Métabief - Mont d'Or.

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Ski Area Stats

Métabief - Mont d'Or Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
11
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 8 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 5 
Downhill
Total Length
42km26 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
270km168 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
20

Altitudes

Métabief - Mont d'Or Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,460m4,790ft
Resort Altitude (Métabief - Mont d'Or)1,000m3,281ft
Lowest Piste880m2,887ft
Max Vertical580m1,903ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Métabief - Mont d'Or
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Métabief - Mont d'Or Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Métabief - Mont d'Or is 4km2 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Métabief - Mont d'Or?

This ski resort is in the French Jura in Doubs, Franche-Comté.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Métabief - Mont d'Or is Geneva, 60 minutes drive away.

Berne, Sion, Dole–Jura, Annecy, Chambery, Basel, Zurich, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg and Lyon St-Exupéry airports are all within three hours drive.

Geneva is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 20 ski lifts are able to uplift 19,389 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 15km9 miles of ski runs, with 47 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Métabief - Mont d'Or open?

 Opened : May 21, 2021.

 Closes : September 11, 2021.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Late March.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Métabief - Mont d'Or, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

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