Alpe dHuez Isere France

alt. 1450m

Alpe d'Huez Northern Alps

Tour de France

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Beginner pistes

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Signal pistes

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Beginner pistes

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Home runs

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Weather report

Heavy snow forecasted today. Temperature low -2 °C, high 1 °C. Freezing level at 1940 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Snow depth

Snow report Monday December 11

lower 30 - 68cm middle 68cm upper 76cm

100cm of fresh snow during the last 48h

Alpe dHuez is one of the best best destinations in the Alps the next 3 days for powder and free riding skiing.

Snow anomaly

62 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 50 is 44cm on the lower slopes and 123cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is below long-term average.

Snow alert

Monday December 11

lower 16cm upper 57cm


The powder score for the lower slopes is 5 and the score for the upper slopes is 5.


16 %
Lifts open 11 of 70


10 %
Slopes open

Snow sure


Snow-sure score based on 10-year average relative snow depth and temperature. Alpe dHuez is a very safe choice for skiing.

Ski area

The ski area of Alpe dHuez Vaujany consists of 248km of skiing slopes between 1120-3330m altitude. There are 99km of blue, 80km of red and 69km of black slopes. the skiarea is serviced by 70 lifts.The ski season for the Alpe dHuez area is from 2017-12-02.

Ski map


The village/town is quite pleasant with a fair few interesting bars/resteraunts. First couple of days lacked snow coverage but I felt that the lift company didnt make the best of what snow there was..


Closest transit point for ski destination Alpe dHuez is Grenoble airport. The travel distance is 73.5 km which equals an est. travel time of 1 hour 22 mins.

Points of interest


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