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Oz-en-Oisans Ski Resort Guide

Oz-en-Oisans, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 5 ratings)

Oz-en-Oisans Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners and Snowboarders.
Total Piste Length62km39 miles
Highest Lift2,850m9,350ft
Resort Height1,350m4,429ft
 Nearest AirportsGrenoble and Chambery
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This tiny hamlet is the 'base' of the huge Alpe D'Huez 'maximum vertical'. So long as the lift works it's well linked in to the circuit, but the piste back is slightly more tenuous.

Oz-en-Oisans Summary

The French ski resort of Oz-en-Oisans is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,350m4,429ft, with 62km39 miles of marked runs.

Oz-en-Oisans is part of the Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski area with access to 389km242 miles of downhill skiing, with 304 marked pistes, served by a total of 150 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Oz-en-Oisans itself (62km39 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski ski resorts of Alpe d'Huez, Auris-en-Oisans, Vaujany and Villard Reculas.

With ski lifts as high as 2,850m9,350ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing in Oz-en-Oisans

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

Snowboarding in Oz-en-Oisans

Oz-en-Oisans is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Oz-en-Oisans.

Oz-en-Oisans Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Oz-en-Oisans?

The next notable snow forecast for Oz-en-Oisans is 40cm16in, expected on 25 September, with around 47cm19in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow Forecast by day for Oz-en-Oisans

Ski Area Stats

Oz-en-Oisans Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Oz-en-Oisans
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
62km39 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
40km25 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
389km242 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Oz-en-Oisans Altitudes

Oz-en-Oisans Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Oz-en-Oisans
Highest Lift2,850m9,350ft
Resort Altitude (Oz-en-Oisans)1,350m4,429ft
Lowest Piste1,000m3,281ft
Max Vertical1,850m6,070ft

Oz-en-Oisans Rated

Ratings for Oz-en-Oisans
Intermediate Skiers

Oz-en-Oisans Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Oz-en-Oisans is 16km10 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Tunnel'.

Location and Map

Where is Oz-en-Oisans?

Oz-en-Oisans is in the French Alps in Alpe D’huez Grand Domaine Ski, Isère, France.

Map of Oz-en-Oisans

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How to get to Oz-en-Oisans

 By Air

The nearest airports to Oz-en-Oisans are Grenoble, Chambery and Lyon Bron. There are eight airports within three hours drive. Grenoble is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 22 ski lifts of Oz-en-Oisans are able to uplift 101,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Oz-en-Oisans is able to make snow, on 50km31 miles of ski runs, with 700 snow cannons.

Oz-en-Oisans Season Dates

When is Oz-en-Oisans open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Oz-en-Oisans.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Oz-en-Oisans.

Oz-en-Oisans Piste Map

Oz-en-Oisans Piste Map

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Oz-en-Oisans, but they may include any or all of the following :-

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

Visit the Oz-en-Oisans Tourist Office for the latest.

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