The Milky Way - Ski Area Guide

The Milky Way, France

in French Alps - 933km of Piste (1,350m to 2,840m)

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 2cm, expected on 25 April, with around 12cm forecast over the next 7 days. There is significant 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?

The Milky Way Ski Facts
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

The Milky Way Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for The Milky Way
114Black Pistes
309Red Pistes
142Blue Pistes
33Green Pistes
933kmDownhill Pistes
175Ski Lifts

The Milky Way Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for The Milky Way
2840mHighest Lift
1350mLowest Piste

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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from Airports including Turin Cuneo, Annecy, Genoa, Chambery and Turin Caselle
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The Milky Way Snow Forecast

The Milky Way Snow Forecast
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Ski Resorts by Country

Which countries can you Ski or Board in?

  • Austria
  • France
  • Italy
  • Switzerland

The Milky Way Information

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Note :- The information on J2Ski concerning The Milky Way, where not clearly factual, is opinion only and is neither definitive or exhaustive.
Warning :- Snow Sports are Dangerous! Skiing, snowboarding and all winter sports involve risk of serious injury or death. You MUST confirm all information, especially snow and weather conditions, in The Milky Way before you ski or board. You participate at your own risk.

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