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Molines en Queyras

Molines en Queyras Ski Resort Guide

Molines en Queyras, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Snowfall!
Total Piste Length13km8 miles
Highest Lift2,850m9,350ft
Resort Height1,750m5,741ft
 Nearest AirportsTurin Cuneo and Turin Caselle
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Molines en Queyras

Under-developped ski area little known outsuide France and close to the Italian border ( 22km, pass open in Summer). Limited facilities but friendly, relaxed and unpretentious atmosphere and very reasonable prices.

Summary

The French ski resort of Molines en Queyras is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,750m5,741ft, with 13km8 miles of marked runs.

Molines en Queyras has direct access to 13km8 miles of downhill skiing, with 34 marked pistes, served by a total of 16 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,750m5,741ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,850m9,350ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing

Molines en Queyras offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Molines en Queyras?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Molines en Queyras.

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Ski Area Stats

Molines en Queyras Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
17
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 7 13km8 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 7 
Downhill
Total Length
13km8 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
55km34 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
16

Altitudes

Molines en Queyras Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,850m9,350ft
Lowest Piste1,750m5,741ft
Resort Altitude (Molines en Queyras)1,750m5,741ft
Max Vertical1,100m3,609ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Molines en Queyras
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Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
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Molines en Queyras Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Le Telias', which is 2km1 miles in length.

Snowboarding

Two trails are reserved for snowboarders only.

Location and Map

Where is Molines en Queyras?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Molines en Queyras is Turin Cuneo, 98 minutes drive away.

Turin Caselle airport is also within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 16 ski lifts are able to uplift 12,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 6 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Molines en Queyras open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Early April (Closes last weekend of March or first weekend of April).

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 Molines en Queyras, 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.

Visit the Molines en Queyras Tourist Office for the latest.

Molines en Queyras