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Thyon les Collons

Thyon les Collons Ski Resort Guide

Thyon les Collons, Switzerland

Rated: 4/5 (from 4 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners and Snowfall!
Total Piste Length200km124 miles
Highest Lift2,100m6,890ft
Resort Height1,300m4,265ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Berne
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Thyon les Collons

A satellite village above Veysonnaz, not yet trendy, with magnificent views over the Rhone Valley.

Summary

The Swiss ski resort of Thyon les Collons is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,300m4,265ft, with 200km124 miles of marked runs.

Thyon les Collons is part of the Four Valleys ski area with access to 412km256 miles of downhill skiing, with 205 marked pistes, served by a total of 92 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Thyon les Collons itself (200km124 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Four Valleys ski resorts of Bruson, Evolène, La Tzoumaz, Nendaz, Siviez, Verbier and Veysonnaz.

With ski lifts as high as 2,100m6,890ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Thyon les Collons?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Thyon les Collons.

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Ski Area Stats

Thyon les Collons Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 7 10km6 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
2120km12 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
17170km106 miles
Downhill
Total Length
200km124 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
20km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
40

Four Valleys Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
20
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
106
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
77
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 
Downhill
Total Length
412km256 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
92

Altitudes

Thyon les Collons Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,100m6,890ft
Lowest Piste1,515m4,970ft
Resort Altitude (Thyon les Collons)1,300m4,265ft
Max Vertical800m2,625ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Thyon les Collons
Expert Skiers
Beginners
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Thyon les Collons Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Thyon les Collons is 4km2 miles long.

Snowboarding

Hosting the Snowboard Swiss Cup the King of the Mountain and Championnat Suisse de Snowboard Junior.

Location and Map

Where is Thyon les Collons?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Four Valleys, Valais.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Thyon les Collons is Sion, 38 minutes drive away.

Berne, Geneva, Annecy and Chambery airports are all within three hours drive.

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 40 ski lifts are able to uplift 10,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 40km25 miles of ski runs, with 68 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Thyon les Collons open?

 Closes : April 10, 2021.

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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 Thyon les Collons, 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 Thyon les Collons Tourist Office for the latest.

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