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Saint Jean de Sixt

Saint Jean de Sixt Ski Resort Guide

Saint Jean de Sixt, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 2 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Beginners.
Total Piste Length5km3 miles
Highest Lift-
Lowest Lift960m3,150ft
 Nearest AirportsAnnecy and Geneva
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Saint Jean de Sixt

The French ski resort of Saint Jean de Sixt is at an altitude of 960m3,150ft, with 5km3 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Saint Jean de Sixt is part of the Annecy Mountains ski area with access to 245km152 miles of downhill skiing, with 173 marked pistes, served by a total of 150 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Saint Jean de Sixt itself (5km3 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Annecy Mountains ski resorts of La Clusaz, La Sambuy / Seythenex, Le Grand Bornand and Manigod.

Skiing

Saint Jean de Sixt offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Saint Jean de Sixt.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Saint Jean de Sixt?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Saint Jean de Sixt.

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Ski Area Stats

Saint Jean de Sixt Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 1 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 
Downhill
Total Length
5km3 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
2

Annecy Mountains Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Pistes
Number of runs
173
Downhill
Total Length
245km152 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
150

Altitudes

Saint Jean de Sixt Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Lowest Piste960m3,150ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Saint Jean de Sixt
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners

Location and Map

Where is Saint Jean de Sixt?

This ski resort is in Lake Annecy Ski Resorts, Haute-Savoie, France.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Saint Jean de Sixt is Annecy, 32 minutes drive away.

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

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

There are two ski lifts.

Season Dates

When is Saint Jean de Sixt 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 Saint Jean de Sixt, 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 Saint Jean de Sixt Tourist Office for the latest.

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