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Valmorel Ski Resort Guide

Ski France

Valmorel Ski Resort Guide

Valmorel Ski Resort Guide

Valmorel photo


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Sunny pow days, Valmorel photo


Photo credit: Mihail Blagoev

Slope Stats

  • 2550m

  • 1300m

  • 1250m

  • Acres of ski:8896
  • Pistes:54
  • Snowmaking:7%
  • Halfpipes:1
  • Terrain Parks:1
  • X-Country:20 km
  • beginner66%
  • intermediate22%
  • advanced12%

Valmorel is the main ski area in the Grand Domaine ski region that offers over 150 km of piste, from 1400 to 2100m. Valmorel is aimed at intermediate skiers, although beginners will find some nice easy runs on which to learn. Advanced skiers may not have too many runs to keep them occupied, however, there is some very good off-piste skiing, if conditions permit. The village of Valmorel is quite low but you can usually ski to the door due to the new snow cannons. In 2011 they upgraded the lift system giving easier access to the Grand Domaine. There are some great restaurants and bars both on and off the piste. Night life is OK, it is not as lively as some resorts but there are plenty of bars to quench your thirst.


  • Nearest Airport:Chambery
  • Nearest Train Station:Moutiers
  • Tourist Office Phone:+33479098555
  • Tourist Office
  • Slopeside accommodation:yes
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  • Lifts:38 (8 chair lifts, 26 surface lifts)
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Opening of season: 16th December 2011
Closing of season: 22nd April

Information supplied 31 Oct 2011

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  • Issued:22 Sep
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Today’s Weather (1900 m)view full snow forecast

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10 NW10
11 °CF-Level
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10 NW10
13 °CF-Level
5 NNW5
12 °CF-Level

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Visitor Reviews of Valmorel

frederic from France writes:

Tres belle station avec une archtecture alpine. L ambiance est decontractee les pistes correspindent a tous niveaux et totes expisitions. L acces est facile de l autoroute. Seul bemol malgré beaucoup d animations familiales viress nocturnes limiteed.

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