Val Thorens - Ski Area Guide

Val Thorens, France

Ski Resort in The Three Valleys, French Alps - 140km of Piste (1,850m to 3,200m)

Situated at the top of Les 3 Vallées, the largest ski area in the world, in the heart of a natural rock and ice circus, Val Thorens offers a complete range of skiing. At 2300 metres, Val Thorens, the highest resort in Europe, is situated in the heart of a 360° Alpine Circus, orientated in all four directions, with a grandiose countryside, optimal sun throughout the day and nearly guaranteed snow from the end of November through to the beginning of May. There's easy skiing around the resort, medium and difficult on the summits.

 Val Thorens Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for Val Thorens is 2cm, expected on 24 September, with around 5cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Val Thorens in brief

Val Thorens Ski Resort is:
Excellent for Expert Skiers.
Excellent for Intermediate Skiers.
Very good for Beginners.
Very good for Snowboarding.

Val Thorens Season Dates

 Open from : November 26, 2016.

 Closes : May 1, 2017.

Usual opening - Late Nov.

Usual closing - Early May.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Val Thorens.

Val Thorens Webcams

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Val Thorens Piste Map

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Val Thorens Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Val Thorens is able to augment natural snow, on 100km of ski runs, with 395 Snow Cannons.

Val Thorens Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 29 Ski Lifts of Val Thorens are able to uplift 53,000 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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Val Thorens Snow Report

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Ski Area Opens:26 Nov

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Skiing at Val Thorens

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