Praz de Lys-Sommand


Praz de Lys-Sommand is a family oriented ski resort in the Haute-Savoie. Its ski area is centred around two villages located on the plateaus of Sommand and Praz de Lys. They are traditional mountain villages with wooden chalets and residences surrounded by pine trees.

The ski slopes of Praz de Lys-Sommand are on both sides of the same mountain so you can ski in the sun all day with fantastic views of the Mont-Blanc, Aravis, Chablais and Jura mountain ranges.

Cross-country skiers will enjoy an extensive ski area with tracks running through thick forest.

Downhill skiing

  • Maximum altitude: 2000 m
  • Minimum altitude: 1240 m
  • Number of ski lifts: 22 (chairlifts: 6, drag lifts: 16)
  • Number of ski runs: 53 (black: 6, red: 12, blue: 28, green: 7)
  • Total distance: 54 km
  • Dedicated activity areas: 2 (boarder cross: 1, snow park: 1)
  • Piste map

Cross-country skiing

  • Number of runs: 13 (black: 2, red: 3, blue: 4, green: 4)
  • Total distance: 60 km

Snow conditions

Last updated: Wednesday, 16 January 2019 at 09:54

Downhill ski area

  • Snow conditions: Skiing on 70% to 80% of the area
  • Snow depth on lower slopes: 80cm
  • Snow depth on upper slopes: 120cm
  • Avalanche risk: Level 3-4: marked risk to high risk
  • Return by ski: Partial: at least one area of the resort is passable
  • Black runs open: 3 / 6
  • Red runs open: 9 / 12
  • Blue runs open: 23 / 28
  • Green runs open: 7 / 7
  • Runs open : 42 / 53
  • Lifts open: 20 / 22

Weather

Last updated: Wednesday, 16 January 2019 at 09:54

  • Temperature at summit: -7°C
  • Temperature at base: -5°C
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Distance by car

  • Genève to Praz de Lys-Sommand: 46 kilometres (29 miles). Estimated time: 1 hour 7 minutes
  • Annecy to Praz de Lys-Sommand: 70 kilometres (43 miles). Estimated time: 1 hour 16 minutes
  • Chambéry to Praz de Lys-Sommand: 116 kilometres (72 miles). Estimated time: 1 hour 35 minutes

Reduced price ski passes for Praz de Lys-Sommand

Official website of the resort

Ski resorts
France

Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Alpes-Maritimes

Hautes-Alpes

Haute-Savoie

Savoie, Bauges

Savoie, Beaufortain

Savoie, Maurienne

Savoie, Tarentaise

Isère

Italy

Piedmont

Aosta Valley

Switzerland

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