Serre Chevalier


Frejus village, Serre Chevalier Serre Chevalier is located in the Ecrins National Park in the Hautes-Alpes region of France, close to border with Italy. The ski area extends westwards from the town of Briançon towards the Col du Lauteret, through the villages of Saint-Chaffrey / Chantemerle, Villeneuve / La Salle les Alpes and Monêtier les Bains. The resort's alpine ski slopes are suitable for all types of skier from beginners to experts. Skiers can enjoy a variety of slopes, amidst larch forests in the valleys or can attempt the some of the renowned off-piste runs.

Serre Chevalier also offers other cultural, spa and recreational activities.

Downhill skiing

  • Maximum altitude: 2830 m
  • Minimum altitude: 1200 m
  • Number of ski lifts: 58 (cable cars: 1, gondola lifts: 5, chairlifts: 20, drag lifts: 28, carpet lifts: 4)
  • Number of ski runs: 82 (black: 13, red: 30, blue: 26, green: 13)
  • Total distance: 250 km
  • Dedicated activity areas: 2 (boarder cross: 1, snow park: 1)
  • Piste map

Cross-country skiing

  • Number of runs: 6 (black: 1, red: 3, blue: 1, green: 1)
  • Total distance: 35 km
  • Piste map

Snow conditions

Last updated: Friday, 27 January 2023 at 12:51

Downhill ski area

  • Snow conditions: Skiing on 80% to 90% of the area
  • Snow depth on lower slopes: 53cm
  • Snow depth on upper slopes: 180cm
  • Avalanche risk: Level 1-2: low risk to limited risk
  • Return by ski: Total: all areas of the station is passable
  • Black runs open: 13 / 13
  • Red runs open: 26 / 30
  • Blue runs open: 24 / 26
  • Green runs open: 12 / 13
  • Runs open : 75 / 82
  • Lifts open: 49 / 58

Weather

Last updated: Friday, 27 January 2023 at 12:51

  • Temperature at summit: -8°C
  • Temperature at base: -9°C
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Dates for 2022-23 winter season

  • Opening: Saturday 10 December 2022
  • Closing: Sunday 16 April 2023

Distance by car

  • Turin to Serre Chevalier: 118 kilometres (73 miles). Estimated time: 1 hour 58 minutes
  • Grenoble to Serre Chevalier: 125 kilometres (78 miles). Estimated time: 2 hours 25 minutes
  • Chambéry to Serre Chevalier: 183 kilometres (114 miles). Estimated time: 2 hours 57 minutes

Reduced price ski passes for Serre Chevalier

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

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Switzerland

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