Alpe d'Huez Ski Resort

Alpe d'Huez ski resort, France.
Alpe d'Huez ski resort, France.
Alpe d'Huez ski resort, France.
Le Tunnel provides access to 17km long ski trails at Alpe d'Huez.
Alpe d'Huez ski resort, France.
Alpe d'Huez ski resort has an altiport for alpine flying experiences.
Ski-in & ski-out while staying at Alpe d'Huez.
Ski Alpe d'Huez.

Alpe d'Huez Ski Resort

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  • Alpe d’Huez Ski Trail Map
  • Vertical (m)
    1,125m – 3,330m (2,205m)
  • Average Snow Fall
  • Lifts (62)
    21 Cable cars/gondolas/funiculars
    19 Chairlifts
  • Opening Dates & Times
    December to end April
    8:30am to 4:30pm
  • Terrain Summary
    Runs – 250km
    Longest run – 17km
    Advanced - 20%
    Intermediate - 50%
    Beginner - 30%
  • Lift Pass Price
    Day Ticket 19/20
    Adult - €39.50 to 55.50
    Child - €33 to 46
    Child u/5yr – Free
    Dynamically priced online!

Alpe d'Huez Ski Resort France

The Alpe d'Huez ski resort in the southern French Alps offers limitless skiing across huge terrain.

Alpe d'Huez has everything for the adventurous skier or snowboarder including over 10,000ha of terrain, 2,200m of skiable vertical, a glacier & 250km of piste trails. Forgot to mention that the longest run is around 17km. Those statistics put it in rarefied air indeed!

See the Alpe d’Huez ski trail map here.

Where is Alpe d’Huez France?

The Alpe d’Huez ski resort is in the Isère department of the Auvergne Rhone Alps region, southeast France. The closest major city & transport hub is Grenoble, 65km by road to the west. Closest international airports are Lyon St Exupery & Geneva. The Powderhounds usually recommend taking the train & bus from the airports to any ski resort, but for those that just cannot abide public transport or are travelling in larger groups, a private transfer from Geneva or Lyon may be the most efficient mode of travel if one doesn’t have a car. Search & book all airport transfers here.

Anyone wanting to POW (Protect Our Winters) can take the quick (around 2hr) train trip from the airports to Grenoble & then continue then journey via bus or private transfers. Search & book train tickets to Grenoble here.

Nearby ski resorts include the massive Les Deux Alpes, iconic freeride mecca La Grave & larch forest tree skiing treasure Serre Chevalier.

Alpe d’Huez Accommodation

The Alpe d’Huez ski resort comprises seven main villages all ranging in size & altitude, plus numerous nearby hamlets. All seven villages have direct lift & piste trail access to & from the ski resort, with many accommodation providers offering ski-in ski-out convenience.

Search & book all Alpe d’Huez ski accommodation here.

From north to south the first village of Vaujany, in a valley at 1250m elevation and Oz En Oisans (1350m), On the main resort access road first are the more traditional villages of Villard Reculas (1500m), Huez (1500m) & finally the modern behemoth of Alpe d'Huez (1860m). Further south across a major defile, the small Maronne (1450m) & Auris En Oisans (1600m) round out the villages.

Ski Rentals

Search & book ski or snowboard equipment rentals in Alpe d’Huez here.

If you need a new ski outfit comprising modern jacket, pants, gloves & googles, Alpe d’Huez is one of the French ski resorts served by a ski clothing rental company. Order online & your ski outfit is delivered direct to your accommodation at the resort.

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The Powderhounds will review Alpe d’Huez in season 2019/20. More information is coming soon. Stay tuned for our photos & insights.

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