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Les Pleiades

Les Pleiades Ski Resort Guide

Les Pleiades, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners and Snowboarders.
Highest Lift1,348m4,423ft
Resort Height1,348m4,423ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Berne
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Les Pleiades

Les Pléiades is one of the main ski centres above Montreaux, a cosmopolitan town with a population of over 20,000 and a lively leisure scene. The slopes here are reached by funicular railway from the town centre. A second local ski area is located below the 2045m peak Rochers-de-Naye.

Summary

The Swiss ski resort of Les Pleiades is at an altitude of 1,348m4,423ft.

Les Pleiades has direct access to 5 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

Les Pleiades offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Les Pleiades offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Les Pleiades.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Les Pleiades?

The next notable snow forecast is 26cm10in, expected on 22 January, with around 80cm32in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Les Pleiades Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 
Cross Country
Total Length
20km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
5

Altitudes

Les Pleiades Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,348m4,423ft
Resort Altitude (Les Pleiades)1,348m4,423ft
Lowest Piste1,048m3,438ft
Max Vertical300m984ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Les Pleiades
Expert Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding

Location and Map

Where is Les Pleiades?

This ski resort is in Riviera-Pays-d'Enhaut, Vaud, Switzerland.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Les Pleiades is Sion, 48 minutes drive away.

Berne, Geneva, Annecy, Chambery, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Basel, Zurich, Dole–Jura and Turin Caselle airports are all within three hours drive.

Berne and Sion are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 5,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Les Pleiades open?

 Closes : March 14, 2021.

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 Les Pleiades, 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 Les Pleiades Tourist Office for the latest.

Les Pleiades