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Vars Ski Resort Guide

Ski France

Vars Ski Resort Guide

Vars Ski Resort Guide

piste de KL, Vars photo


Photo credit: Ribet

Slope Stats

  • 2766m

  • 905m

  • 1861m

  • Acres of ski:-
  • Pistes:64
  • Snowmaking:-
  • Halfpipes:-
  • Terrain Parks:1
  • X-Country:45 km
  • beginner50%
  • intermediate35%
  • advanced15%

Established by 4 hamlets of mountain, Vars combines authenticity and charm of its traditional villages with the comforts of a big winter sports resort. Its natural patrimony and its mountain disposition make Vars a place for a privileged stay. Vars and the Forêt Blanche linked skiing area offers 185 kilometres of slopes in a natural land entirely dedicated to all types of winter sports. Practicing through the forest will take you into the heart of an unspoilt countryside. Enjoy all the thrills of skiing down the pistes of the «Forêt Blanche» massif between 1650 meters and 2750 meters height (1100m of uneven). Ski down the 185 kilometres of slopes served by 116 tracks and 51 ski-lifts, 7 snowparks and 34 km of cross country ski trails. With discovery of the heritage, local traditions in sports and cultural activities of mountain enthusiasts, Vars offers you many moments rich in emotions.


  • Nearest Airport:Marseille
  • Nearest Train Station:-
  • Tourist Office
  • Slopeside accommodation:-
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  • Season opens:
  • Season closes:
  • Lifts:55 (14 chair lifts, 40 surface lifts)
  •   1
  •   14
  •   40

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Information supplied 17 Jan 2014

Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:8 Nov
  • Last Snowfall:8 November 2019
  • Snow Depth (upper):
  • Snow Depth (lower):
  • Piste:-
  • Off-piste:-

Today’s Weather (2314 m)view full snow forecast

light snow
10 SE10
-5 °CF-Level
moderate snow
25 E25
-7 °CF-Level
heavy snow
15 ESE15
-5 °CF-Level

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Visitor Reviews of Vars

Tim from United Kingdom writes:

Great little resort. Quieter than the well known resorts and was perfect for my kids to learn.

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