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Valgrisenche Ski Resort Guide

Valgrisenche, Italy

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners and Snowfall!
Total Piste Length3km2 miles
Highest Lift2,050m6,726ft
Resort Height1,640m5,381ft
 Nearest AirportsTurin Caselle and Geneva
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This tiny settlement with local population and tourist bed figures both around the 100 mark, attracts more serious skiers than might be imagined, with nearly half of it's runs graded advanced to expert and a heli-skiing operation running from January to May each year.


The Italian ski resort of Valgrisenche is in the Italian Alps at an altitude of 1,640m5,381ft, with 3km2 miles of marked runs.

Valgrisenche has direct access to 3km2 miles of downhill skiing, with 6 marked pistes, served by a total of 3 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,640m5,381ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,050m6,726ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


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


Valgrisenche offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Valgrisenche?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Valgrisenche.

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Snow Forecast by day for Valgrisenche

Ski Area Stats

Valgrisenche Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 3km2 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
3km2 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
10km6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Valgrisenche Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,050m6,726ft
Lowest Piste1,640m5,381ft
Resort Altitude (Valgrisenche)1,640m5,381ft
Max Vertical410m1,345ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Valgrisenche
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Valgrisenche Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Muro Benevy, No.1', which is 1km1 miles in length.

Location and Map

Where is Valgrisenche?

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


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Valgrisenche is Turin Caselle, 109 minutes drive away.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The three ski lifts are able to uplift 2,220 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 2km1 miles of ski runs,.

Season Dates

When is Valgrisenche 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 Valgrisenche, 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 Valgrisenche Tourist Office for the latest.

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