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St Gervais Mont-Blanc

St Gervais Mont-Blanc Ski Resort Guide

St Gervais Mont-Blanc, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length65km40 miles
Highest Lift2,350m7,710ft
Resort Height850m2,789ft
 Nearest AirportsAnnecy and Chambery
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St Gervais Mont-Blanc

An old spa town, busy with tourists since 1806 but dating back to Roman times. Linked to Saint Nicolas and Megève, together they make the largest inter-connected ski area within the greater Mont Blanc pass area.

Summary

The French ski resort of St Gervais Mont-Blanc is in the French Alps at an altitude of 850m2,789ft, with 65km40 miles of marked runs.

St Gervais Mont-Blanc 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 St Gervais Mont-Blanc itself (65km40 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 Passy Plaine Joux.

With ski lifts as high as 2,350m7,710ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in St Gervais Mont-Blanc?

The next notable snow forecast is 8cm3in, expected on 26 October, with around 22cm9in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

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Ski Area Stats

St Gervais Mont-Blanc Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
17
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
54
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
4186km53 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
23
Downhill
Total Length
65km40 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
40km25 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
27

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

St Gervais Mont-Blanc Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,350m7,710ft
Lowest Piste1,150m3,773ft
Resort Altitude (St Gervais Mont-Blanc)850m2,789ft
Max Vertical1,500m4,921ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for St Gervais Mont-Blanc
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
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Apres-Ski

St Gervais Mont-Blanc Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in St Gervais Mont-Blanc is 10km6 miles long.

Snowboarding

Snow Park on Mount Joux (Saint-Gervais)

Location and Map

Where is St Gervais Mont-Blanc?

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 St Gervais Mont-Blanc is Annecy, 56 minutes drive away.

Chambery, Sion, Geneva, Lyon St-Exupéry, Grenoble, Lyon Bron, 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 27 ski lifts are able to uplift 24,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 50km31 miles of ski runs,.

Season Dates

When is St Gervais Mont-Blanc open?

 Open from : December 12, 2020.

 Closes : April 10, 2021.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Mid 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 St Gervais Mont-Blanc, 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 St Gervais Mont-Blanc Tourist Office for the latest.

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