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Champorcher

Champorcher Ski Resort Guide

Champorcher, Italy

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners and Snowfall!
Highest Lift2,494m8,182ft
Resort Height1,427m4,682ft
 Nearest AirportsTurin Caselle and Milan Malpensa
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Champorcher

The main Champorcher ski area below Rosa dei Banchi is accessed by a cable car to Laris followed by the 2km Cimetta Rosa drag lift. The village itself has five hotels and a discotheque.

Summary

The Italian ski resort of Champorcher is in the Italian Alps at an altitude of 1,427m4,682ft.

Champorcher is part of the Monterosa ski area with access to 213km132 miles of downhill skiing, with 64 marked pistes, served by a total of 52 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Champorcher itself (8 pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Monterosa ski resorts of Alagna Valsesia, Antagnod, Brusson, Champoluc, Gressoney Saint Jean and Gressoney la Trinité.

With ski lifts as high as 2,494m8,182ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

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

Snowboarding

Champorcher offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Champorcher?

The next notable snow forecast is 31cm12in, expected on 26 October, with around 50cm20in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Champorcher Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 
Cross Country
Total Length
8km5 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
5

Monterosa Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 5 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
37
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
14
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 8 
Downhill
Total Length
213km132 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
52

Altitudes

Champorcher Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,494m8,182ft
Lowest Piste1,427m4,682ft
Resort Altitude (Champorcher)1,427m4,682ft
Max Vertical1,067m3,501ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Champorcher
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
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Apres-Ski

Champorcher Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Champorcher is 3km2 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Dondena ( Rifugio)'.

Location and Map

Where is Champorcher?

This ski resort is in the Italian Alps in Monterosa, Aosta Valley.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Champorcher is Turin Caselle, 71 minutes drive away.

Milan Malpensa, Milan Linate, Turin Cuneo, Bergamo, Genoa, Sion, Lugano, Geneva and Annecy airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 3,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 4 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Champorcher open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

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 Champorcher, 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 Champorcher Tourist Office for the latest.

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