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: 80 (black: 13, red: 28, blue: 25, green: 14)
  • 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: Tuesday, 27 February 2024 at 09:53

Downhill ski area

  • Snow conditions: Skiing on 70% to 80% of the area
  • Snow depth on lower slopes: 33cm
  • Snow depth on upper slopes: 220cm
  • Avalanche risk: Level 3-4: marked risk to high risk
  • Return by ski: Total: all areas of the station is passable
  • Black runs open: 9 / 13
  • Red runs open: 28 / 28
  • Blue runs open: 24 / 25
  • Green runs open: 11 / 14
  • Runs open : 72 / 80
  • Lifts open: 56 / 58

Weather

Last updated: Tuesday, 27 February 2024 at 09:53

  • Temperature at summit: -8°C
  • Temperature at base: 1°C
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Dates for 2023-24 winter season

  • Opening: Saturday 9 December 2023
  • Closing: Sunday 14 April 2024

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

Aosta Valley

Switzerland

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