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Champoussin Ski Resort

Champoussin Resort Guide

Champoussin, Switzerland

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Champoussin Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners and Snowboarders!
Total Piste Length10km6 miles
Highest Lift2,350m7,710ft
Resort Height1,310m4,298ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Berne
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Champoussin at a glance

A small purpose-built ski station built in tasteful Swiss 'giant chalet' style and thus looks older than it is. Much of the resort life is centred around the Residence Royal Alpage Club, one of the few après-ski options. At a relatively snow-sure altitude it has a key position in the giant Franco-Swiss Portes du Soleil region.

 When will it snow in Champoussin?

The next notable snow forecast for Champoussin is 7cm3in, expected on 27 November, with around 9cm4in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Champoussin Facts, Stats and Ratings

Champoussin Rated

Ratings for Champoussin
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

How High is Champoussin?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Champoussin
Highest Lift2,350m7,710ft
Lowest Piste1,680m5,512ft
Resort Altitude (Champoussin)1,310m4,298ft
Max Vertical1,040m3,412ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Champoussin Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Champoussin
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 1km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 9km6 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 7 
Downhill
Total Length
10km6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Portes du Soleil Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Portes du Soleil
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
32
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
100
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
122
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
31
Downhill
Total Length
400km249 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
243km151 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
196
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Champoussin Summary

The Swiss Ski Resort of Champoussin is part of the Portes du Soleil ski area with access to 400km249 miles of downhill skiing, with 285 marked pistes, served by a total of 196 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Champoussin itself (10km6 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Portes du Soleil ski resorts of Champéry, Les Crosets, Morgins, Torgon, Abondance, Avoriaz, Châtel, La Chapelle d'Abondance, La Grande Terche, Les Gets, Montriond, Morzine and Saint Jean d'Aulps.

With ski lifts as high as 2,350m7,710ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Champoussin is 7km4 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Aiguille des Champeys', which is 1km1 miles in length.

Skiing in Champoussin

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

Snowboarding in Champoussin

Champoussin offers some good boarding.

When is Champoussin open?

 Open from : December 21, 2019.

 Closes : April 12, 2020.

Usual opening is late December, and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Champoussin.

Snow Making

Champoussin is able to make snow, with 9 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts of Champoussin are able to uplift 7,950 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Champoussin?

Champoussin is in the Swiss Alps in Monthey, Valais, Switzerland.

How can I get to Champoussin?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Champoussin are Sion, Berne and Geneva. There are 10 airports within three hours drive.

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