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Historic Briançon frames the eastern end of Serre Chevalier ski resort.
Historic Briançon frames the eastern end of Serre Chevalier ski resort.
From valley to high alpine, Serre Chevalier's Prorel gondola above Briançon.
From valley to high alpine, Serre Chevalier's Prorel gondola above Briançon.
Serre Chevalier off piste powder - days after the last snowfall.
Serre Chevalier off piste powder - days after the last snowfall.
Serre Ratier area above Chantemerle.
Serre Ratier area above Chantemerle.
Serre Chevalier has excellent childrens' programs and facitilities.
Serre Chevalier has excellent childrens' programs and facitilities.
Delicious local cuisine at Briançon.
Delicious local cuisine at Briançon.
Alpine to valley skiing at its best in Serre Chevalier.
Alpine to valley skiing at its best in Serre Chevalier.
Challenging terrain under the Yret chair at Serre Chevalier
Challenging terrain under the Yret chair at Serre Chevalier
Great tree skiing at Serre Chevalier near the Aiguillette chair.
Great tree skiing at Serre Chevalier near the Aiguillette chair.
The historic Cite Vauban in Briancon with Serre Chevalier behind.
The historic Cite Vauban in Briancon with Serre Chevalier behind.
Off piste above the Bachas area in Serre Chevalier.
Off piste above the Bachas area in Serre Chevalier.
Two glorious BBQ areas are at Serre Chevalier, this one near Prorel.
Two glorious BBQ areas are at Serre Chevalier, this one near Prorel.
Serre Chevalier has a total of 20 chairlifts.
Serre Chevalier has a total of 20 chairlifts.
Easy access to off piste terrain at the Col De La Cucmelle.
Easy access to off piste terrain at the Col De La Cucmelle.
Skiing powder at Serre Chevalier.
Skiing powder at Serre Chevalier.
Alpine bowl nearthe La Cucumelle chairlift.
Alpine bowl nearthe La Cucumelle chairlift.
Serre Chevalier has huge wide intermediate terrain (near Vallons chairlift).
Serre Chevalier has huge wide intermediate terrain (near Vallons chairlift).
Serre Chevalier's modern Ratier gondola.
Serre Chevalier's modern Ratier gondola.
Liftss extending up from the popular Bachas area.
Liftss extending up from the popular Bachas area.
Serre Chavalier's best valley run is into Briancon (over 900m of vertical).
Serre Chavalier's best valley run is into Briancon (over 900m of vertical).

Serre Chevalier

Serre Chevalier Ski Resort France

Serre Chevalier ski resort in France has everything for the Powderhound and their family.  Whether it is riding powder in high alpine terrain, ripping it through some of Europe's best trees in its larch forests, cruising the piste or having the children looked after in one of the best organised childrens' programs going around.. A huge ski area of over 3900hectares, Serre Chevalier is a classic, worthy of a bigger reputation than it has.

The Powderhounds visited Serre Chevalier in February 2017. More detailed information about the resort, lifts, terrain, directions and accommodation is coming soon. Stay tuned.


Tours in or near Serre Chevalier

Safari (Road Trip) Tours
Powder Skiing Safari France-Italy DETAILS
GUIDED OFF-PISTE ADVENTURE
8 Days | 7 Nights | 7 Skiing | 3+ Resorts
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USD 1,750
Ability: Strong Intermediate, Advanced, Expert
Skiing between the French and Italian alps over the southern alpine glaciers, this exceptional tour begins in La Grave, France, passes through Serre Chevalier and ends in Sestriere, Italy. Great off-piste combination of high alpine and tree skiing, plus beautiful villages and accommodation.
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Single-Base, Single-Ski-Area Tours
LaGrave Expert Off-Piste Weeks DETAILS
HOSTED & GUIDED OFF-PISTE TOUR
8 Days | 7 Nights | 6 Days Skiing
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Ability: Expert
This tour is for expert riders wanting to ski some of the best off-piste terrain in the world. With 2,100 m of vertical you will ski chutes, 50 deg pitches whilst avoiding couloirs, cliffs & crevasses. Join a "fixed date" tour or get your own group together for a custom tour.
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  • Vertical (m)
    1,200 – 2,800 (1,600)
  • Average Snow Fall
    Lots
  • Lifts (62)
      7 Gondolas / cable cars
      20 Chairs
  • Ski Hours
    8:30am to 4:30pm
  • Terrain Summary
    Runs - 81
    Longest run – 8 km
    Advanced - 16%
    Intermediate - 37%
    Beginner - 47%
  • Lift Prices (Day Ticket 16/17)
    Adult - €35.70 - 49.40
    Child - €28.50 - 40.20