The Milky Way - Ski Area Guide

The Milky Way, France

in French Alps - 933km of Piste (1,350m to 2,840m). Rated: 4/5 (from 4 ratings)

The The Milky Way Ski Area includes 5 French Ski Resorts with a combined total of 933km of downhill skiing, with 598 individual pistes, served by 175 ski lifts. appropriate Lift Pass allows you to ski or snowboard in any of the ski areas of Montgenèvre, Clavière, Sansicario, Sauze d'Oulx and Sestrière.

With pistes above 2500 metres, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

 The Milky Way Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for The Milky Way is 21cm, expected on 24 February, with around 24cm forecast over the next 7 days. There is some snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

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Who is The Milky Way good for?

Ratings for The Milky Way
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

The Milky Way Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for The Milky Way
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Number of runs
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

The Milky Way Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for The Milky Way
Highest Lift2840m
Lowest Piste1350m

The Milky Way

How To Get To The Milky Way by air

There are five Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to The Milky Way are perfectly feasible.

Skiing in The Milky Way

All levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert, are well-catered for in The Milky Way.

Snowboarding in The Milky Way

The Milky Way offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks.

The Milky Way in brief

The Milky Way Ski Area is:
Very good for Expert Skiers.
Excellent for Intermediate Skiers.
Very good for Beginners.
Good for Snowboarding.

The Milky Way Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for The Milky Way.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in The Milky Way.

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