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Les Crosets Ski Resort

Les Crosets Resort Guide

Les Crosets, Switzerland

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Les Crosets Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length100km62 miles
Highest Lift2,277m7,470ft
Resort Height1,660m5,446ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Geneva
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Les Crosets at a glance

A small ski station best suited to dedicated skiers, with three hotels located at the foot of the ski slopes. This village, located at 1,668m, is the ideal jumping-off point for families, sports lovers and anyone who wants to explore the Portes du Soleil.

In winter, the resort has a quick link connection with France over the spectacular pointe des Mossettes lift (2,277m). The experienced instructors at the Swiss Ski School await beginner and advanced skiers and snowboarders alike for lessons and guiding. Freestylers can get their fill of thrills in the Snowpark which, according to those in the know, is one of the world’s best! The bravest may tackle Chavanette, otherwise known as the ‘Swiss Wall.’

Les Crosets is not just about skiing. A multitude of other activities await visitors including snowshoeing on marked trails or a ride down the sledging run. Special events include nighttime sledging, Snowpark competitions and ski races.

 When will it snow in Les Crosets?

The next notable snow forecast for Les Crosets is 2cm1in, expected on 28 February, with around 81cm32in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Les Crosets Facts, Stats and Ratings

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How High is Les Crosets?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Les Crosets
Highest Lift2,277m7,470ft
Lowest Piste1,660m5,446ft
Resort Altitude (Les Crosets)1,660m5,446ft
Max Vertical617m2,024ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Les Crosets Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Les Crosets
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
100km62 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Portes du Soleil Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Portes du Soleil
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
400km249 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
243km151 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Les Crosets Summary

The Swiss Ski Resort of Les Crosets 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 Les Crosets itself (100km62 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, Champoussin, Morgins, Torgon, Abondance, Avoriaz, Châtel, La Chapelle d'Abondance, La Grande Terche, Les Gets, Montriond, Morzine and Saint Jean d'Aulps.

The ski resort itself is at 1,660m5,446ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,277m7,470ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Les Crosets is 7km4 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Chavartte'.

Skiing in Les Crosets

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

Snowboarding in Les Crosets

Swiss snowboard school ( tel: 24 / 4791679 )

When is Les Crosets open?


 Closes : April 12, 2020.


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

Snow Making

Les Crosets is able to make snow, on 3km2 miles of ski runs, with 14 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 35 ski lifts of Les Crosets are able to uplift 47,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Les Crosets?

Les Crosets is in the Swiss Alps in Monthey, Valais, Switzerland.

How can I get to Les Crosets?

 By Air

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

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