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Pelvoux - La Vallouise

Pelvoux - La Vallouise Ski Resort Guide

Pelvoux - La Vallouise, France

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift2,300m7,546ft
Resort Height1,250m4,101ft
 Nearest AirportsTurin Caselle and Chambery
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Pelvoux - La Vallouise

A typical traditional village of the Haute Alpes with some beautiful buildings, a weekly market and crafts people in residence. The skiing on La Blanche begins outside the village at Pelvoux, with a second station at Puy Aillaud (1560m).


The French ski resort of Pelvoux - La Vallouise is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,250m4,101ft.

Pelvoux - La Vallouise has direct access to 12 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,300m7,546ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Pelvoux - La Vallouise offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Pelvoux - La Vallouise?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Pelvoux - La Vallouise.

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Ski Area Stats

Pelvoux - La Vallouise Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Cross Country
Total Length
35km22 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Pelvoux - La Vallouise Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,300m7,546ft
Lowest Piste1,250m4,101ft
Resort Altitude (Pelvoux - La Vallouise)1,250m4,101ft
Max Vertical1,050m3,445ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Pelvoux - La Vallouise

Pelvoux - La Vallouise Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Pelvoux - La Vallouise is 5km3 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Pelvoux - La Vallouise?

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


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Pelvoux - La Vallouise is Turin Caselle, 125 minutes drive away.

Chambery and Turin Cuneo airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 5,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 10km6 miles of ski runs, with 8 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Pelvoux - La Vallouise open?

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

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 Pelvoux - La Vallouise, 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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