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Vaujany Ski Resort Guide

Vaujany, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders and Snowfall.
Total Piste Length46km29 miles
Highest Lift3,300m10,827ft
Resort Height1,250m4,101ft
 Nearest AirportsGrenoble and Chambery
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The French ski resort of Vaujany is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,250m4,101ft, with 46km29 miles of marked runs.


Vaujany is part of the Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski area with access to 389km242 miles of downhill skiing, with 304 marked pistes, served by a total of 150 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Vaujany itself (46km29 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski ski resorts of Alpe d'Huez, Auris-en-Oisans, Oz-en-Oisans and Villard Reculas.

With ski lifts as high as 3,300m10,827ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


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


Vaujany offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Vaujany.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Vaujany is 16km10 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Tunnel'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Vaujany?

The next notable snow forecast is 8cm3in, expected on 8 December.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Vaujany

Ski Area Stats

Vaujany Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
174km2 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
3922km14 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
3716km10 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
425km3 miles
Total Length
46km29 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
50km31 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
389km242 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Vaujany Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,300m10,827ft
Resort Altitude (Vaujany)1,250m4,101ft
Lowest Piste1,100m3,609ft
Max Vertical2,200m7,218ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Vaujany
Intermediate Skiers

Ski Hire in Vaujany

Ski Hire Shops in Vaujany.

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Location and Map

Where is Vaujany?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Alpe D’huez Grand Domaine Ski, Isère.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Vaujany is Grenoble, 82 minutes drive away.

Chambery, Lyon Bron, Lyon St-Exupéry, Annecy, Geneva, Saint-Étienne and Avignon airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 19 ski lifts are able to uplift 14,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 33km21 miles of ski runs, with 444 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Vaujany open?

 Open from : December 10, 2022.

 Closes : April 22, 2023.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Late April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

Piste Map

Vaujany Piste Map

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