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Passy Plaine Joux

Passy Plaine Joux Ski Resort Guide

Passy Plaine Joux, France

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length12km7 miles
Highest Lift1,740m5,709ft
Resort Height1,340m4,396ft
 Nearest AirportsAnnecy and Geneva
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Passy Plaine Joux

A ski station above Passy, with which it is generally packaged.

Summary

The French ski resort of Passy Plaine Joux is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,340m4,396ft, with 12km7 miles of marked runs.

Passy Plaine Joux is part of the Ski Pass Mont Blanc area with access to 952km592 miles of downhill skiing, with 507 marked pistes, served by a total of 248 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Passy Plaine Joux itself (12km7 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Ski Pass Mont Blanc ski resorts of Argentière, Chamonix, Combloux, Cordon, Le Tour, Les Contamines, Les Houches, Megève and St Gervais Mont-Blanc.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Passy Plaine Joux.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Passy Plaine Joux?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm1in, expected on 1 December, with around 4cm2in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Passy Plaine Joux Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 3 
Downhill
Total Length
12km7 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
15km9 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
6

Ski Pass Mont Blanc Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
66
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
206
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
155
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
54
Downhill
Total Length
952km592 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
248

Altitudes

Passy Plaine Joux Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,740m5,709ft
Lowest Piste1,340m4,396ft
Resort Altitude (Passy Plaine Joux)1,340m4,396ft
Max Vertical400m1,312ft

Location and Map

Where is Passy Plaine Joux?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Ski Pass Mont Blanc, Haute-Savoie.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Passy Plaine Joux is Annecy, 67 minutes drive away.

Geneva, Sion, Chambery, Lyon St-Exupéry, Lyon Bron, Grenoble, Turin Caselle, Berne and Dole–Jura airports are all within three hours drive.

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 2,870 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Passy Plaine Joux open?

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

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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 Passy Plaine Joux, 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 Passy Plaine Joux Tourist Office for the latest.

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